Visva-Bharati University: Ranking & Review

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Santiniketan Rank India Rank World Rank
1 262 8021
Top 47%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate15%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine----
Engineering | IT-+--
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesVB
विश्व भारती विश्वविद्यालय
MottoYatra visvam bhavatyekanidam
Where the world makes a home in a single nest
AccreditationUniversity Grants Commission, India
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressSantiniketan, West Bengal, 731 235
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone+91 (3463) 262 451
Fax+91 (3463) 262 672