Updated on: Mar 21, 2013
The Vidyasagar University is one of the most important universities in educational scenario of West Bengal. This University is administered by the government of West Bengal and it undertakes the role of an affiliating and research university. Named after the educationalist and social reformer of West Bengal, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, this university was established in 1981 by the Vidyasagar University Act. After nine years, that is 1990, this university was granted recognition from the University Grants Commission.
Departments in Vidyasagar University
The Vidyasagar University comprises various departments, which are as follows:
- Aquaculture and Management Technology
- Applied Mathematics with Oceanlog and Computer Programming
- Biomedical Laboratory Science and Management
- Botany & Forestry
- Economics & Rural Development
- Chemistry and Chemical Technology
- Computer Science
- Human Physiology with Community
- Physics and Techno physics
- Commerce with Farm Management
- Geography and Environment Management
- Master of Business Administration
- Library & Information Science
- Remote Sensing & GIS
- Philosophy & Life-World
- Political Science with Rural Administration
All these departments are following motto of this university, Education, Knowledge, Progress. Imparting knowledge on all these subjects, this university is occupying a major part in the post graduate educational scenario of the state.
Admission in Vidyasagar University
Admission process in Vidyasagar University is quite simple. Students are required to fill up the application form both for admission in under graduate and post graduate programs, offered by this university. Students will get admission in this university completely on basis of their marks obtained in the previous board examination.
Courses in Vidyasagar University
All the above mentioned departments offer post graduate programs to the students. After completing their post graduate courses with 55% marks, students can also join M. Phil or doctoral programs offered by the University.
- Central Library
- Computer Center
- Internet Access
- Guest House
- Sports & Games
The University has strong linkages among various Institutions of National and International repute, NGOs Government Organization. It helps immensely and potentially in promoting curricular development, on-the-job training, placement, research, consultancy, and the like.
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