RAID Laban College, is an educational Institution, belonging and managed by the ‘Raid Laban College’ Educational Society, which is registered under the Society Registration Act-XXI of 1860. The College was founded in 1984, and primarily for the Students of the State of Meghalaya, but it is open to all students of the States of North- Eastern Region and the Country, subject to availability of seats, irrespective of Caste, Creed or religion.
The Institute offers courses in 10+2 with Arts, Science and Commerce stream along with under-graduate courses as Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), and Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.). The Institute provides secondary school certifications in affiliation with Meghalaya Board of Secondary Education, and the under graduate degree courses are affiliated to Martin Luther Christian University.
The RAID Laban College provides extra co-curricular activities like game and sports. Apart from these the students are encouraged to take part in Community Service under the banner of NSS (National Service Scheme). Further the students of Arts and Commerce department have the option to join the college unit of National Cadet Corps (NCC) in order to understand the culture and customs of Our Country in general and the state in particular. These platforms also give ample opportunity to a student to develop their all-round personality and prepare the students to face the harshness of life with full courage. The Institute consist of a well-stocked library with over 15,000 books available, in addition to the various journals and magazines.
The institute encourages participation in sports among students. The college campus also undertakes regular personality development sessions for the students as well as orientation and motivational programmes for the benefit of its faculty and staff.