Visva-Bharati University

Visva-Bharati University Ranking

country rank: 118
world rank: 5404

University Overview

Visva-Bharati University ranking, established in 1921, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the suburbs of Bolpur, West Bengal (population range of 50,000-249,999). There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Kolkata’s Sriniketan. Visva-Bharati University ranking (VB) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. In a variety of fields of study, Visva-Bharati University (VB) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 98-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Indian higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. VB also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Visva-Bharati University Ranking

University Identity

Name Visva-Bharati University
Acronym VB
Founded 1921
Motto Yatra visvam bhavatyekanidam Where the world makes a home in a single nest

University Location

Address Shantiniketan Bolpur 731 235 West Bengal India
Tel +91 (3463) 262 451
Fax +91 (3463) 262 672
Other locations Sriniketan, Kolkata

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office Deputy Registrar (Academic & Research) Santiniketan 731 235 (3463) 261 853 (3463) 261 531

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

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