Department of Higher Education

Higher Education in West Bengal At A Glance


Universities in West Bengal (Current Status)

Category Number of Universities
State-aided Universities 20
State Specialised Universities 06
Deemed University 01
Central Universities and Institutes of Higher Learning 08
Private Universities 08
Total 43
Category University Name
State-aided Universities University of Calcutta
Jadavpur University
Burdwan University
University of Gour Banga
Kalyani University
Kazi Nazrul University
Netaji Subhas Open University
North Bengal University
Presidency University
Rabindra Bharati University
Sidho Kanho Birsha University
Vidyasagar University
West Bengal State University
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University
Diamond Harbour Women's University
Bankura University
Raiganj University
West Bengal University of Teachers' Training, Education Planning and Administration, Kolkata
Sanskrit College and University, Kolkata
Deemed University Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University
Specialised Universities Bidhan Chandra krishi Viswavidyalaya (Agriculture Department)
Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya (Agriculture Department)
The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (Judicial Department)
West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences (Animal Resource Development Department)
The West Bengal University of Health Science (Health and Family Welfare Department)
Aliah University
Private Universities Techno India University
Seacom Skills University
Adamas University
Neotia University
University of Engineering and Management
JIS University
Amity University
Brainware University
Sl. No Name of University UG/ PG No. of students admitted in 2013 - 2014 No. of seat increased in A.Y. 2014-2015 Allocation of seats in 2014-2015 at the close of admissions (numbers)
Total Unreserved SC ST Total Unreserved SC ST OBC-A OBC-B
1 KALYANI UNIVERSITY PG 1210 901 283 26 333 1543 845 310 87 90 67
UG 73898 53078 16218 4602 3747 77645 53885 17985 801 2985 1989
2 VIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY PG 3044 2267 605 172 407 3451 2259 726 190 162 114
UG 47990 34553 10557 2880 14833 62823 54553 13821 3769 6282 4398
3 NETAJI SUBHAS OPEN UNIVERSITY PG 9166 7146 1745 275 3160 12326 6733 2697 494 2402
UG 17386 12626 3850 910 6387 23773 13616 5408 1219 3530
4 DIAMOND HARBOUR WOMEN'S UNIVERSITY PG 380 380 204 84 23 38 31
UG
5 KAZI NAZRUL UNIVERSITY PG 160 133 21 6 200 360 216 70 13 31 24
UG
6 PRESIDENCY UNIVERSITY PG 404 365 33 6 14 418 331 67 6 5 9
UG 501 413 76 12 8 509 385 89 13 6 16
7 UNIVERSITY OF GOUR BANGA PG 863 621 190 52 167 1030 566 227 62 103 72
UG 36049 25775 7797 2477 3563 39612 21786 8715 2377 3961 2773
8 UNIVERSITY OF NORTH BENGAL PG 1386 970 317 99 167 1553 270 191 61 36 101
UG 46422 30085 11707 3372 12783 59205 35705 12681 4357 3781 2681
9 COOCH BEHAR PANCHANAN BARMA UNIVERSITY PG 182 99 72 11 60 242 45 40 7 18 20
UG
10 BANKURA UNIVERSITY PG 500 500 219 70 50 26 47
UG
11 WEST BENGAL STATE UNIVERSITY PG 930 667 207 56 60 990 397 156 15 54 82
UG 48380 35760 11733 887 31548 79928 43960 17584 4796 7993 5595
12 WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY PG 103 81 19 3 9 112 88 17 2 5 0
UG 51 42 7 2 3 54 36 12 4 1 1
13 RABINDRA BHARATI UNIVERSITY PG 1513 1229 225 29 143 1656 1654 250 33 52 56
UG 804 603 183 18 55 859 592 177 26 24 40
14 CALCUTTA UNIVERSITY PG 3480 2506 766 208 146 3626 2528 797 218 49 34
UG 85701 73074 11927 700 0 85701 64062 13224 1732 2692 2029
15 JADAVPUR UNIVERSITY PG 1574 1196 321 57 489 2063 1564 429 70 0 0
UG 1626 1209 341 76 378 2004 1364 454 95 44 47
16 SIDHO KANHO BIRSHA UNIVERSITY PG 603 449 125 29 96 699 479 144 31 23 22
UG 13915 9649 2304 1874 3032 16947 7887 3030 1206 1140 1269
17 BURDWAN UNIVERSITY PG 2388 1714 528 146 298 2686 1663 584 161 139 139
UG 102218 73368 22492 6358 16726 118944 75017 24822 7552 5626 5927
The State of West Bengal PG 27006 20344 5487 1175 6629 33635 19461 6859 1523 3233 818
UG 474941 350235 99192 24168 93063 568004 352848 118002 27947 38065 26765
The State of West Bengal PG+UG 501947 370579 104679 25343 99692 601639 372309 124861 29470 41298 27583