University of Burdwan: Statistics

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#2422 of 14,131 In the World
#738 of 5,830 In Asia
#64 of 876 In India
#5 of 42 In West Bengal
#284 of 1,009 For Hydrology and Water resources management
Top50% For 79 other topics
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Quick Review

Enrollment
24,690
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
buruniv.ac.in
Languages
English;Bengali
Acceptance rate
55%*

* The University of Burdwan is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete 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 Requirements12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarJune to May
Enrollment24,690
Full time employee180
Student:staff ratio137:1

Research profile

University of Burdwan has published 7,053 scientific papers with 81,695 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Chemistry, Engineering, Biology, Physics, Environmental Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Biochemistry, and Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Publications
7,053
Citations
81,695

University of Burdwan majors

by publication & citation count

Chemistry
4,436 / 63,537
Engineering
4,321 / 57,574
Biology
4,268 / 55,538
Physics
4,115 / 53,978
Environmental Science
3,582 / 44,091
Quantum and Particle physics
3,135 / 41,177
Organic Chemistry
3,116 / 48,832
Materials Science
2,606 / 39,943
Biochemistry
2,280 / 34,602
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,192 / 15,396
Computer Science
2,008 / 18,491
Geology
1,880 / 24,093
Medicine
1,832 / 19,543
Ecology
1,828 / 19,997
Genetics
1,723 / 25,862
Geography and Cartography
1,521 / 15,018
Optical Engineering
1,465 / 19,712
Metallurgical Engineering
1,256 / 21,117
Paleontology
1,202 / 15,795
Mathematics
1,116 / 12,391
Business
1,113 / 7,894
Botany
1,096 / 15,518
Philosophy
1,014 / 7,151
Economics
930 / 6,218
Physical chemistry
880 / 13,092
Sociology
861 / 4,761
Electrical Engineering
860 / 8,339
History
836 / 5,852
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
834 / 7,052
Statistics
798 / 8,733
Political Science
790 / 3,875
Archaeology
776 / 5,633
Law
749 / 3,809
Chemical Engineering
711 / 11,151
Agricultural Science
641 / 8,340
Nanotechnology
637 / 10,235
Inorganic Chemistry
635 / 10,280
Machine Learning
590 / 7,106
Linguistics
581 / 4,189
Psychology
576 / 5,178

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 35 100
1991 36 115
1992 54 150
1993 47 109
1994 54 185
1995 41 117
1996 50 142
1997 57 215
1998 55 205
1999 51 204
2000 53 237
2001 63 330
2002 69 357
2003 62 504
2004 77 525
2005 100 837
2006 79 799
2007 100 955
2008 113 966
2009 130 1251
2010 183 1523
2011 211 1910
2012 260 2380
2013 313 3026
2014 329 3708
2015 369 3912
2016 320 4298
2017 332 4559
2018 345 4626
2019 430 5993
2020 519 7460
2021 698 11133
2022 645 12380
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of Burdwan gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Duration Tuition Cost (INR)
Bachelor of Arts (BA) 3 years 15,000
Bachelor of Science (BSc) 3 years 18,000
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) 3 years 16,000
Bachelor of Education (BEd) 2 years 20,000
Master of Arts (MA) 2 years 20,000
Master of Science (MSc) 2 years 25,000
Master of Commerce (MCom) 2 years 22,000
Master of Education (MEd) 2 years 25,000
Master of Business Administration (MBA) 2 years 50,000

The University of Burdwan has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Burdwan.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine No No No
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Anthropology, Arabic, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, French, Geography, Geology, Hindi, History, Law, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Microbiology, Music, Nutrition, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, Special Education, Statistics, Tourism, Urdu, Zoology
Master's Degree Arabic, Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, French, Geography, Geology, Hindi, History, Law, Library Science, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Microbiology, Music, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Sanskrit, Sociology, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Urdu, Women's Studies, Zoology
Master of Philosophy Botany, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Geography, Hindi, History, Library Science, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Sanskrit, Statistics, Zoology
Doctor of Philosophy Biotechnology, Botany, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Geography, Hindi, History, Human Resources, Law, Library Science, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Microbiology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Sanskrit, Sociology, Statistics, Tourism, Zoology

Notable alumni

  1. Tapas Paul

    Tapas Paul
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1958-2020 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    actorpolitician
    Biography

    Tapas Paul was an Indian actor and politician. One of the most celebrated actors of Bengali cinema, Paul is best known for his on-screen roles opposite Mahua Roy Choudhury and Debashree Roy. He received a Filmfare Award.He was considered as the successor of Mahanayak Uttam_Kumar in Bengali film industry because of his immense acting talent and divine smile.

  2. Arunima Ghosh

    Arunima Ghosh
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1984-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Arunima Ghosh is an Indian Bengali film and television actress.

  3. Abul Hashim

    Abul Hashim
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1905-1974 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Abul Hashim was a Bangladeshi politician and Islamic thinker in the Indian Subcontinent.

  4. Pradip Bhattacharya

    Pradip Bhattacharya
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1945-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Pradip Bhattacharya is an Indian politician. He is a member of the Rajya Sabha from the state of West Bengal, representing Indian National Congress.

  5. Asish Banerjee

    Asish Banerjee
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1951-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Asish Banerjee is an Indian politician representing All India Trinamool Congress, who was the minister in charge of the Department of Agriculture in the Government of West Bengal from 2017 to 2021. He is also M.L.A. of West Bengal Legislative Assembly, elected from Rampurhat five times (terms 2001, 2006, 2011, 2016 & 2021).

  6. Gouri Sankar Bandyopadhyay

    Gouri Sankar Bandyopadhyay
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1962-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    scientist
    Biography

    Gouri Sankar Bandyopadhyay is a historian based in West Bengal, India. He was awarded as the Best Educationist 2015 from the International Institute of Education and Management, New Delhi, India. He is serving as the principal of Syamsundar College since 2015. Bandyopadhyay spent his early days serving as a lecturer and reader in the Department of History at Saldiha College and Bankura Christian College in Bankura, West Bengal, India. He is also in the scientific committee of the International Scientific Conference on Economic and Scientific Development.

University of Burdwan faculties and divisions

Faculty : Other Animal Husbandry, Business Computing, Demography and Population, Family Studies, Health Administration, Laboratory Techniques, Maintenance Technology, Social and Community Services, Special Education, Welfare and Protective Services, Yoga
Faculty : Post-graduate Studies in Arts, Commerce, Law, Fine Arts and Music Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Education, English, Fine Arts, French, German, Hindi, History, Human Resources, Indic Languages, Information Sciences, Law, Library Science, Mass Communication, Music, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Russian, Sanskrit, Sociology, Tourism
Faculty : Post-graduate Studies in Medicine Anatomy, Biochemistry, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Surgery
Faculty : Post-graduate Studies in Science Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Education, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Physiology, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Telecommunications Engineering, Zoology
Faculty : Under-graduate Studies in Engineering Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Information Technology, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering
Faculty : Under-graduate Studies in Medicine Homeopathic Medicine, Laboratory Techniques, Medical Technology, Medicine, Surgery
Faculty : Under-graduate Studies in Science, Arts, Commerce, Law, Fine Arts and Music Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Arabic, Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Computer Science, Crop Production, E-Business/Commerce, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Fishery, French, Geography, Geology, Hindi, History, Information Technology, Interior Design, Law, Mathematics, Microbiology, Music, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Persian, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physical Therapy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Sanskrit, Sericulture, Singing, Sociology, Statistics, Urdu, Water Management, Zoology
Institute : University Institute of Technology Arts and Humanities, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Natural Sciences

General information

Alternative names BU
बर्दवान विश्वविद्यालय
Founded 1960
Accreditation NAAC.University Grants Commission
Motto सा विद्या या विमुक्तये

Location and contacts

Address Rajbati
Burdwan, West Bengal, 713 104
India
City population 314,000

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