The University of Burdwan


(The University has been accredited with 'Grade A' by NAAC in the year 2016)
सा विद्या या विमुक्तये
Learning Leads To Emancipationc
MOU between University of Burdwan and University of Wollongong
MOU was signed between the University of Burdwan and the University of Wollongong on 22.01.2013 at the conference room of Peerless Inn, Kolkata. The Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of Burdwan University, Professor Smritikumar Sarkar, elaborated on the possible fields of research collaboration between the two universities. Prof Paul Sharrad, on behalf of the University of Wollongong, spoke of new initiatives and collaborative engagements of these two universities. This would definitely lead to more research activities on diverse fields.
MOU between University of Burdwan and Botanical Survey Of India (BSI)
MOU was signed between the University of Burdwan and Botanical Survey of India on 02.08.2014 at the campus of the University of Burdwan. Botanical Survey of India, the nodal research organization supported by Ministry of Environment and Forests, always plays a significant role in fulfilling nation’s commitment to various International conventions like Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Convention on International trade in International Endangered Species of wild Flora and Fauna (CITES), etc. It has ample expertise in exploring, indentifying, creating inventories and documenting the rich diversity of plant resources of the country with particular reference to protected areas and fragile ecosystems.
Visit of Consul General of France to Burdwan University
Fabrice Etienne, the consul general of France, along with Sabrina Royer, attaché, visited Burdwan University on 31-07-2014 to explore collaboration in higher education, including the exchange of teachers and scholars, between the French universities and Burdwan University. They interacted with the Vice-Chancellor of Burdwan University, Prof. Smritikumar Sarkar and later on visited University Institute of Technology (UIT), Science Museum and Meghnad Saha Planetarium located around Golapbag campus.
Recognition from The European Space Agency (ESA)
The European Space Agency wishes to thank The University of Burdwan for the successful Galileo position fix made on 3rd July, 2013 in Burdwan.