NBU Courses

Updated on: Mar 21, 2013

University of North Bengal is a state university which is located near Darjeeling in West Bengal. The jurisdiction of the University spreads over the districts of Cooch Behar, Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling. Students come across all the regions of North Bengal, rest of West Bengal, Sikkim, Bihar and also from SAARC nations like Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh.

Courses in University of North Bengal

In all disciplines of science, arts, commerce and law, students are offered wide array of courses, both under graduate and post graduate courses.

At the under graduate level, there are all total 87 affiliated colleges under jurisdiction of North Bengal University and these colleges spread over six north Bengal districts, namely: Darjeeling, Cooch Behar, Jalpaiguri, North Dinajpur, South Dinajpur, Malda. There are some colleges which are affiliated to the North Bengal University are also located in Sikkim. All these colleges are imparting knowledge on various disciplines of Science, Arts, Commerce and Law.

At the post graduate level, this university offers M.A, M.Sc, M.Com and LLM degrees to students. Those students, who after completing their post graduation level are interest to go for higher studies this university has M. Phil and Ph. D programs to offer them.

The University of North Bengal has also introduced wide range of self financed courses, such as:
  • PG Diploma in Marketing Management
  • PG Diploma in Environmental Law
  • PG Diploma in Mass Communication and Video Production
  • Diploma in French

NBU Courses

Faculty of Science

MSc Courses
  • MSc in Computer Science
  • MSc in Biotechnology
  • MSc in Anthropology
  • MSc in  Zoology
  • MSc in Botany
  • MSc in Mathematics
  • MSc in Chemistry
  • MSc in Physics
  • M. Sc Microbiology

MA Courses:
  • MA in Applied Geography
  • MA in Computer Applications

M.Phil Courses:
  • M. Phil in GIS
  • M. Phil in Remote Sensing

Doctoral Courses:
  • Ph. D in all Science subjects

Self-financing Courses under science faculty:
  • PG Diploma in Computer applications
  • PG Diploma in Disaster management
  • PG Diploma in Information technology
  • PG Diploma in Tea management

Faculty of Arts
  • MA in Hindi
  • MA in Strategic & Area studies
  • MA in Political Science
  • MA in Nepali
  • MA in Sociology
  • MA in Philosophy
  • MA in History
  • MA in Economics
  • MA in Bengali
  • MA in English

M.Phil Courses:
  • M. Phil in Himalayan studies
  • M. Phil in Political science
  • M. Phil in Nepali
  • M. Phil in Philosophy
  • M. Phil in History
  • M. Phil in Economics

Diploma in French Language:
  • PG Diploma in Mass Communication & Video Production

Faculty of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Master of Business Administration (Self-financing)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management

Faculty of Law
  • LL.M.
  • LL. B (Honors)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law

Courses offered through different centres of the University:

Centre of Himalayan Studies:Certificate course in Tibetan Language
  • M. Phil

Centre for Adult & Continuing Education:
  • PG Diploma in Education & Extension
  • PG Diploma in Rural Development/Marketing Management

Continuing education courses in
  • Office Management
  • Soft skill & Personality development
  • Tissue culture
  • Production and training of manpower in Mushroom

Centre for Developmental Studies
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster Management

Directorate of Distance Education
  • MA in Mathematics
  • MA in Philosophy
  • MA in Political science
  • MA in History
  • MA in Nepali
  • MA in Bengali
  • MA in English
  • BA in Mathematics
  • BA in Philosophy
  • BA in Political science
  • BA in History
  • BA in Nepali
  • BA in Bengali
  • BA in English

There is One-year bridge course in the above-mentioned subjects.

Off-Campus courses offered in association with Zee Network Education Group
  • PG Diploma in Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • PG Diploma in Information Technology
  • PG Diploma in Computer applications
  • PG Diploma in Diploma in Multimedia Technology
  • PG Diploma in Bachelor of Science in
  • PG Diploma in Software systems
  • PG Diploma in Information technology

Information Technology Centre
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Computer Applications
  • PG Diploma in Information Technology

The University is also conducting research in different fields of education to emerge as a good research organization.

Admission in University of North Bengal

Admission in University of North Bengal happens exclusively on the basis of merit list. Both for under graduate and post graduate level admission, marks obtained by students in their 10+2 and 10+2+3 examinations are considered. In the research level programs offered by the University applicants have to sit for a qualifying examination, followed by an interview.

For more details on admission in University of North Bengal, click here.

Keep surfing westbengaleducation.net  to get more details about West Bengal Education Profile as well as Universities in West Bengal
Subscribe to our newsletter