Visva Bharati University was founded by the first non-European Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Thakur (popularly known as Tagore) in 1921. Visva-Bharati is a pilgrimage for education and culture. It reflects the Tagorean ethos of making a complete human being. Visva Bharati University offers various Under Graduate (UG), Post Graduate (PG), M.Phil. and Ph.D. courses under various specialisations giving the students a pool of options for undertaking higher studies.
Latest Update: Visva Bharati University is inviting applications for admission to Pre-Primary and Primary courses. The last date for submitting applications is January 15, 2021. Apply.
There is a total of 9 departments offering UG, PG, M.Phil. and P.hD courses including Patha Bhavan for school education. The University also provides for certain specific courses specially designed for the foreign students.
The admission procedure for all the UG and PG courses generally starts from May and ends in the third week of June. Admission for most of the courses is done based on the merit of the students.
- However, for some undergraduate courses of Sangit Bhavana, Kala Bhavana, Palli Samgathana Vibhaga and Vinaya Bhavana, separate admission test will be conducted
- Reservation for SC, ST, OBC & DA(previously PWD) (Differently able) candidates is as per Govt. Rules
- Candidates can apply for more than one subject
- For General & OBC candidates Rs. 500/- + Rs. 200/- (For each additional subject)
- For SC, ST & PWD candidates Rs. 150/- + Rs. 75/- (For each additional subject)
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Visva Bharati University Admission Highlights 2021
|Name of the University||Visva Bharati University|
|Also Known As||VBU|
|University Type||Central University|
|Basic Admission criteria||Merit-Based and Entrance-based|
|Name of the Entrance||B.Sc. - Visva Bharati University Entrance Examination
M.Sc Integrated Science - NEST
Ph.D. - UGC NET/ JRF/ VBRET
|Counselling||Yes (Conducted by Visva Bharati University, Shantiniketan)|