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Rabindra Bharati University,Kolkata

Kolkata, West Bengal | Ratings: 2/5 - Add Review
Established : 1962 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : AICTE

Overview Rabindra Bharati University,Kolkata

The University was started in the year 1962 by Rabindranath Tagore who is a legendary poet who was a legendary poet and has won Nobel Prize for literature. The main aim of the university was in social sciences, humanities, culture and art.

  • The university provides higher education in fine arts, social sciences, literature, language and arts.
  • The syllabus was designed by highly educated professionals who have much experience in their field.
  • The course curriculum is changed regularly based on the changes that occur regularly in their respective disciplines.

College rank

AAA

Popular Name

RBU, KOLKATA

Type

Public/Government

VICE CHANCELLOR

Prof. Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury

Affiliations

STATE UNIVERSITY

Accreditation

NAAC B

Member of

All Indian Universities (AIU)

Campus Area

17 Acres

No of Affiliated Colleges

38

Total no. of faculties

138

Courses offered

Under graduation, Post-graduation

Rating

Overall rating 4.1 out of 5

Library

25124 books

Facilities

Separate hostels, Gym, Sports, Medical, Alumni Associations, IT infrastructure, Banks facilities, Separate hostels, Gym, Sports,  etc.

Application mode

Offline mode/Online mode

Placement:

  • The students are provided counselling on which career profile will suit them perfectly to have a good future.
  • They pursue their Ph.D. in order to become faculties in well-known colleges to reach their career goals.
  • Internship opportunities are also provided to the students in good colleges with good stipend every month.

Admission Highlights:

University Type

State

Admission Criteria

Merit-Based & Admission Test Based

Written Test & Interview: M.Phil & Ph.D.

Application Mode

Online

Offline for B.Ed and M.Phil & Ph.D.

Distance Education

Yes

Scholarship & Reservation

Yes

Infrastructure:

  • Huge library is available having more than 2250 journals, 120500 books and 250 print journals.
  • Hostel facility is available with 145 total number of boys and 50 for girls with well-maintained rooms which is cleaned regularly.
  • The University has 2 canteens for students and one in the E.B Campus for staff.
  • Ground is available for basketball, volleyball, football, cricket, badminton, hockey etc. and sports is conducted annually.

UG Admission (BFA, B.L.I.Sc & B.Ed):

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

BA (Hons.)

Bengali

Pass in 10+2 with Bengali

Economics

Pass in 10+2 with Mathematics

English

A pass in 10+2 with English as a compulsory subject

History

A pass in 10+2 with History

Philosophy

A pass in 10+2 with Philosophy

Political Science

passed 10+2 with Political Science

Sanskrit

passed 10+2 with Sanskrit

 -

Drama

 10+2 with special aptitude in Drama

Instrumental Music & Percussion

 10+2 with special aptitude in Instrumental Music & Percussion

Rabindra Sangeet

10+2 with an aptitude in Rabindra Sangeet

Vocal Music

10+2 with an aptitude in Vocal Music

BFA

Applied Arts

10+2 with an interest in the relevant field

Graphics

History of Arts

Painting

Sculpture

B.Ed

 -

Graduation or Master’s degree with 50% in Science/ Social Science or Humanities

B.Ed

Special Education

B.E/B. Tech with 55% marks

B.L.I.Sc..

-

Graduation with hons. or PG degree with hons.

Graduation degree with hons. and job experience as some full-time salaried personnel by Govt./ Govt.

Graduation degree with hons. with an additional mandatory certificate in Library Science.

PG Admission (M.A, MFA & M.Li.Sc):

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

MA

Bengali

BA (Hons.)) in Bengali from a recognized university

Economics

The candidates must have passed BA/B.Sc (Hons.) in Economics from a university recognized by UGC

Education

B.A (Hons.) in Hindi or Education Or Graduation in any subject with B.Ed from any recognized university

English

The candidates with a B.A (Hons.) degree in English are eligible to apply

History

The candidates with a B.A (Hons.) degree in History are eligible to apply

Mathematics

BA (Hons.) or B.Sc (Hons.) degree with Mathematics as the main subject

Philosophy

B.A (Hons.) with Philosophy as the main subject

Political Science

B.A (Hons.) in Political Science is required

Sanskrit

B.A (Hons.) in Sanskrit is required

Social Work

The candidates must have passed BA (Hons.) in Sociology/ Political Science from any recognized university

Hindi

The candidates must have passed BA (Hons.) in Hindi from any recognized university

Environmental Science (ENYS)

A pass in B.A/ B.Sc/ B.Com (Hons.) in any discipline from a recognized university

Geography

B.A/ B.Sc (Hons.) in Geography

Human Rights & Human Development

B.A/ B.Sc (Hons.) in any subject belonging to the field of Social Science are eligible to apply

Drama

M.A. or B.A. (Hons. / Spl.) in Drama with an aptitude for Vocal Music from any recognized university

Dance

M.A. or B.A. (Hons. / Spl.) in Dance with an aptitude for Vocal Music from any recognized university

Instrumental Music & Percussion

M.A. or B.A. (Hons. / Spl.) in Instrumentation Music with an aptitude for Vocal Music from any recognized university

Mass Communication & Videography

The candidates must have passed M.A. or B.A. (Hons. /Spl.) in any discipline from a recognized university

Rabindra Sangeet

M.A. or B.A. (Hons./Spl.)in Rabindra Sangeet from any recognized university

Vocal Music

M.A. or B.A. (Hons. /Spl.)in Vocal Music from any recognized university

Musicology

M.A. or B.A. (Hons. /Spl.) in Musicology from any recognized university

M.L.I.Sc.

 -

The candidates must have completed Graduation degree followed by B.Li.Sc Or

Master’s degree with Hons. in any discipline are also eligible to apply

MFA

Applied Arts

The candidates must have completed BFA or BVA in Applied Arts or in a related subject from a university recognized by UGC

Graphics

The candidates must have completed BFA or BVA in Graphics or an allied subject from a university recognized by UGC

History of Arts

The candidates must have completed BFA or BVA in an allied subject from a university recognized by UGC

Painting

BFA or BVA degree in the relevant field

Sculpture

Classrooms are well equipped with projectors in order to provide audio and visual representation to the students.

RBU Application Fees:

Course Name

Application Fee (INR)

MA (Geography) /MSW Distance)

200

BA (Hons.)/ BFA/ MA/ MFA

250 + 150

B.Li.Sc/M.Li. Sc

250 + 150

B.Ed

300 + 180

M.Phil & Ph.D.

300 + 180

Rabindra Bharati University,Kolkata Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
MA - English Request 2 years
MA - Economics Request 2 years
MA - Mathematics Request 2 years
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Asked question

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How to get admissions for MA in distance learning?
18-May-2019 12:14:38 asked by Avani

Hi, there must be general degree a candidate holding from a relevant stream and the admissions are taken based on merit in the previous education. If the candidate is willing to and interested to apply for distance MA can apply through online by filling the admission form in the website.

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Course fee for MA distance learning?
17-May-2019 09:17:53 asked by Harsha

Hi, detailed fee of MA course is that for full course it is INR 12,300 and per year it is divided as INR 6,300.

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Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

094026 09268

Email ID:

registrar@rbu.ac.in

Address:

Emerald Bower Campus , 56 A, B.T. Road, Kolkata, West Bengal, India - 700050, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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