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Jadavpur University

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Established : 1955 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE | Affiliated : UGC

Overview Jadavpur University

Jadavpur University was brought into existence during the year 1955 in Kolkata, West Bengal. The institute is a public state university accredited by NAAC. The university is recognized by University Grants Commission and a member of Association of Indian Universities

  • Jadavpur University offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree programs approved by AICTE, New Delhi. 
  • Jadavpur University is spread across 58 acres lush green campus with state of art infrastructure. 

Notable alumni’s of Jadavpur University are Anupam Roy: singer and film music director, Arnab Ray: blogger and author, Parambrata Chatterjee: actor, Rituparno Ghosh: film director and actor, Kajal Bandyopadhyay: poet, Kumar Mukherjee: Hindustani classical vocalist, Arnab Ray: blogger and author and many such legends. 

Jadavpur University is ranked 601-800 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings in the world of the year 2018 and ranked 601-650 by the QS World University Rankings of 2018. The university has also ranked 772 in the world by U.S. News & World Report and has ranked 9th among engineering colleges in India in 2017, 12 overall and 5th among universities by National Institutional Ranking Framework. 

Jadavpur University is surrounded by Nature Park, Science Park, Eden Garden, Aquatica India, Snow Park, South City Mall, Bibek Children Park and many such places to visit.


Popular name

JU, West Bengal

Former Names

Bengal Technical Institute


To Know Is To Grow


Public University

Established year


Converted to University


Vice Chancellor

Suranjan Das


Salt Lake Campus, Block LB, Plot no.8,Sector-111,India - 700098, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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International Collaborations

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4 girls Hostels

9 boys Hostels

1876 Total Intake

Campus area

58 Acres of Land

No. of students

11064 Students

Application mode


Entrance Exam







25th in Universities by Careers360

6th for Universities by NIRF 2018

Live Application Form 2020

Jadavpur University Course fee structure

BPharm - Pharmaceutical Management 9600 4 years
BPharm - Pharmacy and Medicine 9600 4 years
BPharm - B.Pharm( pharmacy) 9600 4 years
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Jadavpur University Campus Facilities/Infrastructure

Live SRMJEE B.Tech Application Form 2020


Asked question

Sambaran Gangulyasked on 21-Jan-2020 06:09:42
Fee structure of MA

replied on 21-Jan-2020 12:32:31

Since it is a state university and the program comes under distance education Jadavpur University Distance Learning MA fee is approx. INR 2470 for one year for duration of 2 years.

sunil Kumar Shanglooasked on 18-Dec-2019 09:12:01
i have done diploma in mechanical engineering ,i want to pursue education in Management

replied on 20-Dec-2019 10:43:41

Candidates with minimum marks in previous education can apply for the required course under distance education can seek Jadavpur University Distance Learning admissions. Also, candidates should have passed from relevant stream to process with admissions.

Pratap Rahaasked on 30-Sep-2019 14:54:24
How to seek Mba distance admission?

replied on 03-Oct-2019 14:16:28

Hi Pratap, by visiting the official website of the college click on admission form and fill it with valid details and then make the payment to proceed with MBA distance admission for Jadavpur University Distance Learning. Candidates with graduation degree can apply for the course and seek MBA Distance admission in M Jadavpur University Distance Learning.

PRATAP RAHAasked on 30-Sep-2019 14:47:44
Can i know the fee structure of Distance MBA in M Jadavpur University Distance Learning

replied on 03-Oct-2019 14:17:28

Hi Raha, Distance MBA fee structure in M Jadavpur University Distance Learning is less and affordable for students to get the fee information in detail can visit the campus. Also Distance MBA fee of application form is INR 150 and is same for all category students.

Shubhojit Mondalasked on 26-Aug-2019 17:16:15
i want to get admission in btech electronics and communication engineering

replied on 03-Dec-2019 07:04:02

The Minimum Eligibility criteria to get admission for B tech is should have completed 10+2 Examination with minimum aggregate marks in Physics, Math’s & Chemistry and the selection process will be done on the basis of entrance exam score that is WBJEE Score

irshadasked on 18-Nov-2017 02:06:20
how can i get admission in electronics branch
Namrata Bhattacharjeeasked on 19-Sep-2017 12:29:53
B.ED course fees????
Rinku patraasked on 03-Sep-2017 20:29:10
What is the average salary for MBA finance
SUBHADIP MODAKasked on 18-Aug-2017 11:40:33
Want to know process of Admission at the course of UG civil engineering(Evening).when and where the admission from is availble.
Balaram majhiasked on 24-Jun-2017 14:08:08
B Tech admission fees
Balaram majhiasked on 24-Jun-2017 14:08:08
B Tech admission fees
Satyam kumar sahasked on 24-Jun-2017 08:12:20
Can you provide me the detailed placement of all engineering branches in jadavpur university of session 2016-2017

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

033 - 24146000, 24734044, 24734495

Email ID:

vc@jdvu.ac.in, registrar@jdvu.ac.in


Salt Lake Campus, Block LB, Plot no.8,Sector-111,India - 700098, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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