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.


15th June, 1960

Student Enrolled

12345 Under-Graduate

12345 Post Graduates


316 acres in three locations

Nearly 50 major buildings

95% of undergraduates and postgraduates live on campus


Sri Keshari Nath Tripathi as Chancellor since 2014

Prof. Nimai Chandra Saha as Vice Chancellor since 2016


178 faculty members

22 scientists are currently members of the University

25:1 student to faculty ratio


2000 externally sponsored projects

INR 123.45 million total budget