Visva Bharati University – was founded in 1921by the first non-European Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Thakur (popularly known as Tagore). By the Act of Parliament in 1951 Visva- Bharati was declared to be a central University and an institution of national importance. The Prime Minister of India acts as the Chancellor. The Vice-Chancellor of the University is appointed by the President of India. The Governor of West Bengal is the Pradhana (Rector) of the University.

In May 1951, the University was declared to be a Central University. Visva-Bharati was granted the status of a unitary, teaching and residential university. The University offers various courses like Bachelor, Master, Diploma, Bridge, and Certificate. Check the article for more information on Visva Bharati University.

Visva Bharati University

The university is divided into departments, schools, institutes, and centre. The University provides various services and facilities like Disability support, computing & Learning, Transport, Placement cell, Sports Board, Cafeteria, Information for students, hospital, students welfare, Guest House, and Museums.

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Visva Bharati University: Institute

The University is divided into 12 institutes. Check the name of the institutes

  • Bhasa Bhavana
  • Vidya Bhavana
  • Siksha Bhavana
  • Sangit Bhavan
  • Kala Bhavana
  • Vinaya Bhavana
  • Rabindra Bhavana
  • Palli Samgathana Vidhaga
  • Palli-Siksha Bhavan
  • Pattha Bhavana
  • Siksha Satra
  • Granthana Vibhaga

Visva Bharati University: Courses Offered

The University offers various courses like Bachelor, Master, Diploma, Bridge Course, and Certificate. Students can check the courses offered at different Bhavanas / Vibhaga (Institutes).

Bhavana / Vibhaga Courses
Bhasha – Bhavana (Institute of Languages, Literature & Culture)
  • B.A. (Honours)
  • M.A.
  • M.Phil.
  • Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Certificate
  • One Yr. Course for Foreign Students
  • PhD (inclu. Integrated M.Phil. & PhD)
Vidya – Bhavana (Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences)
  • B.A.(Honours)
  • M.A.
  • M.Phil
  • One Yr. Course for Foreign Students
  • PhD (inclu. Integrated M.Phil. & PhD)
Siksha – Bhavana (Institutes of Science)
  • B.Sc.(Honours)
  • M.Sc.(Inclu. Five- year integrated M.Sc.)
  • PhD
Sangit-Bhavana (Institute of Music, Dance & Drama)
  • B.Music (Honours)
  • M.Music
  • Certificate
  • M.Phil
  • One Yr. Course for Foreign Students
  • PhD (inclu. Integrated M.Phil. & PhD)
  • Short Term Course on Esraj
Kala – Bhavana(Institute of Fine Arts)
  • B.F.A.(Honours)
  • M.F.A.
  • Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Certificate
  • Bridge Course in History of Art
  • One Yr. Course for Foreign Students
  • One Yr. Course for Indian Students
  • PhD
Palli-Samgathana Vibhaga (Institute of Rural Reconstruction)
  • B.S.W.(Honours)
  • M.S.W
  • Bachelor of Rural Studies (honours)
  • Master of Rural Studies
  • M.A. in Rural Management
  • B.Des / B.Voc
  • Certificate in Indian Craft
  • PhD.
  • M.Des.
  • Diploma
Palli-Siksha Bhavana (Institute of Agriculture)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture
  • M.Sc. (Ag.)
  • PhD.
Vinaya-Bhavana (Institute of Education)
  • B.Ed
  • M.Ed.
  • M.A. (Education)
  • B.A.
  • B.Sc.
  • B.P.Ed
  • M.P.Ed.
  • PhD.
  • PGDY
Patha Bhavana (Institute of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education)
  • Pre-Degree(Science)
  • Pre-Degree(Humanities)
Siksha Satra (Institute of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education)
  • Pre-Degree(Science)
  • Pre-Degree(Humanities)

Visva Bharati University: Fee Structure

Students can check the fee structure of PhD & M.Phil., Post Graduate, Under Graduate / Diploma / Certificat course and School.

Visva Bharati University: Centres

The University is divided into 16 centres. Check the name of the centres.

  • Centre for Endangered Language(CFEL)
  • Centre for Comparative Literature
  • C.M.E.L.L.C.S.
  • AKD Centres for P & D
  • Nippon Bhavana
  • I.G.C.N.I
  • Computer Centre
  • R.E.C.
  • C.M.E.
  • Siksha – Charcha
  • A.E.R.C.
  • C.E.S.
  • C.J.M.C
  • R.K.U.K
  • R.C.P
  • Centre for Women Studies

Official Website: www.visvabharati.ac.in

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