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June 9: Modified admission notification for MBA course semester 2 Click here

Directorate of Distance Education, The University of Burdwan was set up in 1994. Currently situated in Golapbag campus, it has good infrastructure that attracts the attention of everyone visiting here. The University of Burdwan offers B.Ed, MA, M.Com, M.Sc. and MBA courses in numerous specializations. 

Admission to MBA programme is based on marks obtained in CAT/MAT/CMAT/XAT followed by a round of GD and PI, while for other programmes, the admission is merit-based followed by counselling. The NIRF ranked the University at 92nd position in year 2020. Candidates can apply to the college through online mode.

The University of Burdwan Highlights

Tabulated below are few facts about the University candidates can check:

Established | University Type 1994 | Private
Affiliated to  University of Burdwan, West Bengal
Recognition Distance Education Board (DEB)
Also Known As  DDEBUR
Courses Offered B.Ed, MA, M.Com, M.Sc., MBA
Education Mode Distance
Admission Criteria Merit-Based and Entrance Based
Entrance Exam CAT/MAT/CMAT/XAT
Application Mode Online
Official Website http://dde.buruniv.ac.in/

The University of Burdwan Courses

Directorate of Distance Education, The University of Burdwan offers B.Ed and PG courses in numerous specializations. Tabulated below are details for the same:

Course Details
B.Ed. Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Candidates must have completed NCTE recognized Teacher Education Programme. Trained In-Service teachers in elementary education are also eligible for the course
MA Specializations: Bengali, English, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Sanskrit and Mathematics
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed at least 2nd class Hons degree in the relevant field (pursued the programme in 10+2+3 pattern) and specialization from recognized University
M. Com Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Candidate must have passed minimum 2nd class Hons. degree and graduated in Commerce (pursued the programme in 10+2+3 pattern)
M. Sc. Specializations: Computer Science and Mathematics
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree in B.Sc. (Hons.) in relevant stream
MBA Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Graduation of pattern 10+2+3

Check course fee information University of Burdwan Course & Fees

The University of Burdwan Admission

Admission in this University to different programmes is Merit and Entrance Based. 

For MA/M. Com/ M.Sc., the selection is on the basis of Merit in last qualifying exam. For MBA programme, the selection is on the basis of CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT or other Management Aptitude Test. For B.Ed, the selection is on the basis of performance in the last qualifying exam

How to Apply?

Students seeking admission to this University in any course must fill the application form which is available online on the official website. The admission process is as follows:

  • Visit the University’s official website 
  • Fill the application form correctly by going through the instructions carefully
  • Application ID will be generated which should be used as a username for signing in
  • Candidates have to sign in using the Application ID and password 
  • Remember the application ID as it will help you in future
  • Pay the application fee of INR 500 using credit card/debit card/net banking/NEFT/RTGS/Cash Challan.
  • After the declaration of merit list, selected candidates need to upload their signature and recent passport size photograph.
  • Selected candidate need to visit the DDE Administrative Office, Golapbag, Bardhaman with all original documents for verification along with application form and payment receipt
  • Confirmation of candidate’s admission will be after the original documents verification

For detailed information read University of Burdwan Admission


Ques. Is it important to give CAT or other Management Aptitude exam before applying for MBA programme?

Ans. Yes, the candidate must have appeared in CAT/MAT/CMAT or other Management Aptitude Exam in order to get admission in this course.

Ques. How to apply for admission in this University?

Ans. To apply for admission, the candidates need to fill an application form available at University’s official website. After filling the form, candidates are required to pay the application fee through online mode. If selected, they need to upload scanned copies of their signature and recent passport size photograph and visit the institute along with the necessary documents for verification.

Ques. What is the fee of an MBA course at the University of Burdwan?

Ans. The fee for an MBA course is INR 15,000 per semester i.e., INR 60,000 for the entire course.

Ques. Is Directorate of Distance Education, The University of Burdwan a good college?

Ans. Yes, the college ranked at 92nd position by NIRF and have highly skilled faculty who can help students to reach the heights of success.

Ques. What are the documents required at the time of application?

Ans. Some of the documents that are required at the time of admission are Application Form, Online payment receipt, Admit Card of Madhyamik or equivalent examination, Mark sheet of Madhyamik or equivalent examination, Mark sheet of H.S. or equivalent examination, Mark sheet of UG examination, Mark sheet and Certificate of NCTE Recognized Programme. (For B.Ed.), B.U. Registration Certificate (applicable for BU students), Caste certificate /PWD certificate, Joining Letter and Experience Certificate (if available).