Rabindra Bharati University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#6381 of 14,131 In the World
#2387 of 5,830 In Asia
#349 of 876 In India
#19 of 42 In West Bengal
#7 of 16 In Kolkata

Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
rbu.ac.in
Languages
Bengali;English
Acceptance rate
59%*

* Rabindra Bharati University is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsGraduate courses, 12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent. P.G. courses, Hons. Graduate with higher percentage of marks; M.Phil and Ph.D. courses, Post graduate with higher percentage of marks.
Academic CalendarJune to June
Full time employee650

Publications & Citations

Publications
107
Citations
366

Rabindra Bharati University majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
46 / 38
Environmental Science
19 / 99
Sociology
17 / 7
Biology
13 / 73
Political Science
13 / 3
Geography and Cartography
11 / 59
History
11 / 5
Medicine
10 / 50
Mathematics
10 / 33
Gender Studies
8 / 13
Ecology
8 / 33
Economics
8 / 104
Business
7 / 28
Art & Design
7 / 0
Chemistry
7 / 28
Engineering
7 / 52
Psychology
6 / 13
Computer Science
6 / 5
Forestry
5 / 4
Statistics
5 / 8
Development Studies
4 / 12
Demography
4 / 13
Law
4 / 0
Applied Mathematics
4 / 13
Toxicology
3 / 16
Aesthetics
3 / 0
Library and Information science
3 / 1
Environmental Management
3 / 27
Child Psychology
3 / 13
Healthcare Management (MHA)
3 / 1
Materials Science
3 / 14
Environmental Chemistry
3 / 7
Physics
3 / 14
Chemical Engineering
3 / 21
Media Studies
3 / 0
Management
2 / 27
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
2 / 51
Literature
2 / 0
Communications and Public Relations
2 / 1
Journalism and Digital Media
2 / 0

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 0 0
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 1 0
2000 0 0
2001 1 0
2002 0 1
2003 2 1
2004 3 3
2005 0 8
2006 0 3
2007 1 7
2008 0 11
2009 2 14
2010 1 18
2011 5 17
2012 4 17
2013 6 26
2014 16 20
2015 19 27
2016 9 39
2017 10 26
2018 8 21
2019 8 44
2020 14 70
2021 16 150

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences +

Rabindra Bharati University alumni

  1. Suvendu Adhikari

    Suvendu Adhikari
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Suvendu Adhikari is an Indian politician from the Bharatiya Janata Party who is the current Leader of the Opposition in the West Bengal Legislative Assembly from 10 May 2021. He is a member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly from Nandigram since May 2021 having defeated his opponent incumbent Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (this result has been challenged in Calcutta High Court). He previously served as the Minister of Transport, Irrigation and Water resource in West Bengal. He was a member of the 15th Lok Sabha and the 16th Lok Sabha (2014-2016), as an All India Trinamool Congress candidate, from Tamluk.

  2. Methil Devika

    Methil Devika
    Born in
    United Arab Emirates Flag United Arab Emirates
    Years
    1977-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    dancer
    Biography

    Dr. Methil Devika is an Indian Classical Dance exponent, research supervisor and cultural interpreter. She is known as a trail-blazer in Mohiniyattam often attributed to as redefining the languid dance form.

  3. Madhushree

    Madhushree
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Madhushree is an Indian playback singer, who sings in Hindi, Tamil, Bengali, Kannada, and Telugu films. A familiar voice in A. R. Rahman's compositions, Madhushree hails from a musically inclined family, having previously been trained in classical and western styles music. Her father wanted her to be a classical singer, she joined the Rabindra Bharati University and completed her master's degree, but her desire was always to be a playback singer.

  4. Ajoy Chakrabarty

    Ajoy Chakrabarty
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    musician
    Biography

    Pandit Ajoy Chakrabarty is an Indian Hindustani classical vocalist, composer, lyricist and gurudev of the Patiala-Kasur gharana. He is considered to be one of the proverbial figures of Indian classical music. He has also dominated for other major classical genres of India especially—Indore, Delhi, Jaipur, Gwalior, Agra, Kirana, Rampur and even Carnatic music in South India. He was given Padma Bhushan Award, the third highest civilian award in India in 2020.

General info

Alternative names RBU
रवींद्र भारती विश्वविद्यालय
Founded 1954
Accreditation National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
Academic structure Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Visual Arts
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Location and Contacts

Address 56-A Barrackpore Trunk Road
Kolkata, West Bengal, 700 050
India
City population 4,497,000
Phone +91 (33) 2556 8019
Fax +91 (33) 2556 8079

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