Jai Prakash University (JPU) is one of the premium universities in Chhapra, Bihar, India. It was established in 1990. JPU was named in memory of freedom fighter Loknayak Jai Prakash Narayan. The foundation goal of Jai Prakash university is to cater for the educational needs of people in the Saran commissionary. JPU is situated on the outskirts of Chapra city covering an estimated area of about 280 acres. The university offers courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in Arts, Commerce, Science, Social Science, Law etc. The university comprises 21 constituent and 12 affiliated colleges situated in the districts of Chapra, Siwan, and Gopalganj. Check the article for more information regarding Jai Prakash University (JPU).
Jai Prakash University (JPU)
Jai Prakash University is recognised by the UGC as a state university and is a member of the Association of Indian Universities. It has jurisdiction over the Saran Division, comprising the three districts of Saran, Siwan and Gopalganj. It is situated on the outskirts of Chapra city covering an estimated area of about 280 acres. Have a quick glance at Jai Prakash University (JPU) from the table mentioned below.
|Name||Jai Prakash University|
|Location||Chhapra, Bihar, India|
|Courses||Undergraduate and Postgraduate :|
Jai Prakash University (JPU) – Faculty and Department
JPU has 5 major faculties and each faculty has their own department. Students can check the same from the table mentioned below.
Faculty and Department
|Name of the Faculty||Name of Department|
|Faculty of Humanities||
|Faculty of Social Science||
|Faculty of Commerce||Department of Commerce|
|Faculty of Science||
|Faculty of Engineering and Technology||
Jai Prakash University (JPU) – Admission Procedure
Admission to Jai Prakash University (JPU) is done on a Merit basis. Students will have to fill the application form and submit it to the concerned college or Institute. All Merit lists of qualifying students (Category wise) will be displayed on the board of the College. No admission shall be done after the prescribed date. The list of Admitted students will be forwarded to University immediately after closing Admission.
Jai Prakash University (JPU) – Distance Education Programmes
The university is committed to its goal to provide education to all by offering high quality innovative and need-based programmes at different levels, especially to the underprivileged segments of society at affordable costs and by promoting, coordinating and regulating the standards of education offered through open and distance education mode
Jai Prakash University (JPU) – Affiliated College
There are 11 affiliated colleges under Jai Prakash University (JPU), students can check the same from below.
- P.R. College, Sonpur, Saran. (Deficit Grant)
- Z.A. Islamia College, Siwan. (Deficit Grant and Minority College)
- Dr P.N.Singh Degree College, Chapra.
- B.D.S.M. Mahila College, Salempur, Chapra.
- Lok Mahavidyalaya,Hafizpur Baniapur (Saran).
- Deoraha Baba Shridhar Das Degree College, Kadna Garkha (Saran).
- Daroga Pd.Rai Degree College, Siwan.
- Mazhrul Haque Degree College, Tarwara (Siwan).
- Desh Ratan Rajaendra Prasad Degree College, Ziradai (Siwan).
- Shri Mahendra Das Degree College, Mathia Nechua, Jalalpur (Gopalganj)
- Mata Rojhni Devi Chhathu Ram Degree College, Mairwa (Siwan)
Jai Prakash University (JPU) – Contact Details
Name: Jai Prakash University (JPU)
Location: Rahul Sankrityan Nagar, Near Parvati Ashram (Chota Telpa), Chhapra – 841301, Bihar
Fax No.:  – 232607
E-mail: [email protected]
Official Website: jpv.ac.in