University At A Glance

Burdwan University is one of the leading universities in India. Areas of excellence range from the humanities to social sciences to engineering and the sciences.

Established

15th June, 1960

Student Enrolled

12345 Under-Graduate

12345 Post Graduates

Campus

316 acres in three locations

Nearly 50 major buildings

95% of undergraduates and postgraduates live on campus

Leadership

Sri Keshari Nath Tripathi as Chancellor since 2014

Prof. Smritikumar Sarkar as Vice Chancellor since 2012

Faculty

216 faculty members

22 scientists are currently members of the University

25:1 student to faculty ratio

Research

2000 externally sponsored projects

INR 123.45 million total budget