Vinoda Bhave University is the renowned institution with a mission of strengthening educational-professional interface and providing quality education access with exclusiveness. It was established in 1972 and has been accredited with B++ grade by NAAC. VBU has the affiliation of approx 70 UG institutions and other professional and vocational institutions from the entire state. It is a member of association of AIU, Delhi and ACU, London. 

It provides many courses in the field of commerce, psychology, Physical Science, Life Science, Earth Science, Social Science, Humanities, Technology, Medical Science, Homeopathy, Law, Ayurvedic Medicine etc including both UG & PG courses.

Vinoba Bhave University Highlights

Institute name Vinoda Bhave University
Location Hazaribagh, Jharkhand
Established in 1992
Accredited by UGC & B++ grade by NAAC
Courses UG, PG, Doctorate
Course type Full time
University State University
Admission Criteria Merit based/ Entrance based
Entrance exams accepted JCECE/JEE/GATE/NEET/DEET/ University entrance test
Application mode Online or Offline
Facilities Hostel, lab, library, transport, health care
Official website

Vinoba Bhave University Ranking

  • According to EduRank, Vinoda Bhave University is ranked 1st in Hazaribagh and 278th in India.
  • According to UniRank, the institute has been ranked 433rd in the country.
  • According to the MHRD NIRF Ranking 2017, Vinoba Bhave University has been ranked 149th among all the other renowned institutes.

Vinoba Bhave University Courses

The University provides a number of UG & PG courses in the stream of Science, Humanities, Commerce, Engineering, Law, Business, Doctorate etc. Some of the popular courses are given below in detail:

Courses offered Specializations Duration Eligibility Selection procedure
B.Tech IT Engg. 4 years 10+2 with 50% (general category) or 45% (reserved category) in PCM Merit marks scored in 10+2 in PCM
Civil Engg.
Mechanical Engg.
Electrical & electronic Engg.
Electronic & Communication Engg.
Computer Science & Engg.
Electrical Engg.
B.Sc. Physics 3 years Passed 10+2 in science with minimum 50% aggregate marks (45% marks for the reserved category) Merit marks in the 10+2 in core science subjects
Nutrition & dietetics
Geology Heat Power Engineering 2 years Graduate in BE/B.Tech Merit marks scored in the graduate degree and GATE exam
Plant Design
Machine Design
Production Technology and Management
Soil Mechanics & Foundation Eng.
Structural Engineering
Control System Engineering
Power System
Process Metallurgy
Physical Metallurgy
MCA - 3 years Bachelor's with Mathematics at 10+2/Graduation Merit marks scored in the graduate degree
MBA Marketing Management 2 years Graduate with a minimum 50% aggregate (45% for reserved categories) Merit marks in the BBA graduate degree
Financial Management
Human Resource Management
Production Management
International Business
MBBS - 5 years 10+2 passed in PCB & English with 50% marks, 40% for reserved Marks secured by the student in NEET
Ph.D. Engineering 3 years NET Qualified or passed with 55% marks in relevant discipline Merit scores in UGC NET/CSIR NET

Apart from the above listed courses, the University also offers BPT/BHMS/BAMS, BDS, MDS, MS/MD, PG Diploma, M.Phil, LLB, B.Ed, M.Sc, BBA, M.Sc, BBA, M.Com, B.Com, BA, MA.

Read more:  VBU Courses & Fees

Vinoba Bhave University Admission

Admissions to VBU are made through various entrance exams and on the basis of merit also.

  • Admissions into the BPT course are done on the basis of a written entrance exam conducted by the VBU in September.
  • The university provides B.Tech admission to students based on their marks secured in the JCECE or JEE Main. 
  • For medical courses the candidates have to appear for NEET UG/PG.
  • Admission into the M.Tech course will be either based upon a PG entrance examination conducted by the government of Jharkhand or through GATE.

How to Apply?

  • Candidates can apply to the course of their choice through online mode. 
  • Application forms are available on the official website. The students should keep checking the website for regular updates.
  • The students have to fill the application form online and submit it along with the copy of required documents.

For MBA, the students can fill the form by following the given steps:

  • Visit the University Office.
  • Take the brochure and application form by paying the application fees in the form of Demand Draft.
  • The application fees shall be INR 1000 for general category students and INR 750 for other reserved categories.
  • The application fee shall be paid to the registrar of the VBU, Hazaribagh.

Read more:  VBU Admissions

Vinoba Bhave University Results

How to check Results?

  • Visit the official website of the university
  • Select the ‘VBU Results’ on the menu bar
  • Then click on ‘Check your marks’ option
  • On the next page, choose your course type, stream and Semester
  • Then enter your roll number and click on ‘Get Result’

Read more:  VBU Results

Vinoba Bhave University Placement

The University has a dedicated placement cell which provides placements in recognized and expertised companies with average packages. Around 30-40 % students get placed each year which helps them start their career. It also helps the students to acquire good summer internships as well. Some of the placement partners of VBU are Reliance, Mahindra Finance, Jio, HDFC Life, Religare, IndusInd Bank, Airtel etc.

Read more:  VBU Placement

Vinoba Bhave University Scholarship

The university provides a number of scholarship opportunities to students to encourage them in glorifying their learning experience. These scholarships are as follows:

  • Merit Scholarship for rank holders
  • Merit cum means based scholarships given to the students of M.A., M.Sc. and M.Com.
  • Maulana Azad Gandhi Fellowship for minorities
  • Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for JRF and SRF
  • UGC Scholarship for JRF and SRF holders.

Read more: VBU Scholarship

Vinoba Bhave University Facilities

  • Sports complex: Outdoor ground/pavilion is made available to the students along with an indoor stadium. Athletic club is also available for the convenience of students.
  • Library: Library is fully automated and equipped with all relevant books, materials, e-resources etc.
  • Laboratories: The laboratories are not only available to students for carrying out valuable experiments but also proper maintenance of the infrastructure, equipment and instruments are taken care of.
  • Classrooms: Every department consists of an adequate number of classrooms and labs with good and comfortable furniture and seating facilities available to the students.
  • Health care: Health care facilities are also made available to the students by the University.
  • Vehicles and transport: The university consists of an adequate number of buses, staff cars and ambulances available for any health emergency.
  • Fests and events: Many events and fests are also organized by the University to encourage students to take part and showcase their hidden talent and skills.

Read more:  VBU Hostels

Vinoba Bhave University Faculty

The faculty of the university is qualified, helpful and knowledgeable with decades of teaching experience. Almost every other faculty member of M.Tech or B.Tech is an IIT or NIT graduate. Most of the faculty members have also come through the TEQIP (Technical Education Quality Improvement Program) plan. The university consists of a number of Head professors, associate professors, assistant professors to engage with students and filter out their doubts.

Read more:  VBU Faculty

Vinoba Bhave University FAQs

Ques. What are the fees for MBA & MCA in VBU?

Ans. For the MBA course, the first year fees is INR 82,000/- and for the MCA course, the first year fees is INR 68,100/-. For more information, click here.

Ques. What are some of the affiliated colleges of VBU?

Ans. Some of the affiliated colleges of VBU are:

  • Hazaribag college of Dental Sciences and Hospital
  • Birsa Institute of Technology
  • Ramgarh Engineering College
  • Ramgovind institute of Technology
  • KK College of Engineering and Management
  • Chatra College
  • St. Columba's College
  • Patliputra Medical College and Hospital
  • Jharkhand Vidhi Mahavidyalaya

Ques. How the interview will be conducted for the BCA admissions?

Ans. The interview will be conducted on the zoom app. For this the candidate needs to download the zoom app. For further guidelines on interview, follow the given steps:

  • Visit the official website of the university
  • Scroll down and click on the MCA Admissions 2020, apply now.
  • When the new tab opens, you will see 'Online Interview Schedule for BCA Admission' sliding from the right to the left side of the screen. Click that.
  • The schedule list and guidelines will open

Ques. Does Vinoba Bhave University offer hostel facilities?

Ans. Yes, Vinoba Bhave University offers hostel facilities for both boys and girls. However it is not compulsory to stay in a hostel. There are a limited number of beds available.

Ques. Does Vinoba Bhave University provide any certificate programs?

Ans. Yes, VBU provides six months certificate programmes in:

  • GST
  • TallyERP-09
  • Business Analytics