Burdwan University Admission 2021 is expected to start soon for UG and PG courses. However, LLB Admissions has started. Candidates can check the schedule below. Therefore, the interested candidates can apply for admission to various UG/PG/ MPhil/Ph.D. courses. The university also provides distance education. However, to participate in the admission procedure, the applicant must fit the eligibility criteria. The Burdwan University 2021 Admission process starts with an application form followed by a merit list or written test. However, the selection process is different for each course. They must check the eligibility criteria and other details from the prospectus of Burdwan University admission.

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The university offers various UG, PG, and PhD courses. So, in this article, candidates can get complete details regarding the Burdwan University Admission. Therefore, go through the details carefully.

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University of Burdwan Admission Highlights

  • The Application Form for admission releases online on its official website.
  • To get admission to Post Graduate Courses, candidates have to possess a Bachelor’s Degree in the respective field.
  • The Admission Process starts in the month of June/July. Candidates can get complete details here.
  • However, to pursue M.Tech or MBA, you need to score good marks in GATE and MAT respectively.
  • In B.Tech, candidates will be selected on the basis of State Level Examination.
  • Lastly, admission to UG Courses (except B.Tech) will be selected on the basis of Class 10th and 12th Marks.
  • The University also offers Distance Learning in various courses.

Admission and Written Dates of Burdwan University

The admission cycle for all the courses is different. However, we have provided tentative dates of all the Course programs. Once, the official dates are announced, we will update it here.

EventsDates scheduled
Release of Application Form for UG ProgramsJune/July 2021
B.A Hons Santali/B.A LLB (Integrated)July/August 2021
LLB (3 Years) Entrance TestOctober/November 2021
B.Ed RegularMarch/April 2021
B.Com Honors/B.A MusicJanuary/February 2021
B.F.AMay/June 2021
B.TechJune/July 2021
Release of PG Application Form for various coursesJune/July 2021
M.A (Mass Communication/M.Sc/Bio-Technology)July/August 2021
M.A in UrduMay/June 2021
Geospatial ScienceNovember/December 2021
MicrobiologyAugust/September 2021
Masters in Physical Education/Diploma and Certificates in Languages/MEMay/June 2021
MBA AdmissionsFebruary/March 2021
BBA AdmissionsApril/May 2021
M.Tech AdmissionAugust/September 2021

Burdwan University Tentative Entrance Test Dates

EventsScheduled Dates (Tentative)
Practical Test for Rabindra Sangeet and Hindustani Classical Vocal Music (MA)Third week of June 2021
MBA Written Test
M.Ed Written Test
M.P.Ed Field Test
Library and Information Sciences Written Test
Mass Communication Written Test
Woman Studies Written Test
All Subjects under Arts Faculty Written Test
B.Ed Application
M.Tech Application Form

Burdwan University Semester Date Sheet/Time Table

The Date Sheet or the Time Table of Bardhaman University is different from that of the Admission Dates. Here, we will provide you the exam time table for each Semester (Odd and Even Semester). Candidates can check out the Date and Time of the Exam. However, the date and timings of the semester exam will be different for each and every course. The date and time of the Burdwan Semester Exam can be checked by those candidates who have already got admission to this University.

Eligibility Criteria for Burdwan University Admission 2021

The Eligibility Criteria is the most important factor in the admission process. The details of the eligibility conditions will be available at the Burdwan University Prospectus of 2021-22. However, here we have provided brief details about the basic eligibility criteria of the University. So, check the following before applying.

  • Candidates who want to enrol themselves in Undergraduate Programs will have to complete their 10+2 with a minimum of 45% marks in their respective subjects.
  • For admission in postgraduate programs, candidates have to score a minimum of 60% marks in their Graduation Course.
  • 60% of seats are reserved for the students graduating from the University and the selection is based on the marks obtained in Hons. Level.

Admission Process for all Courses (Eligibility)

  • The University offers admission to various courses on the basis of merit scores in the qualifying examination.
  • Also, the University accepts valid JEE (Main and Advanced), GATE, NEET 2021, WBJEE, MAT Scores for admission in relevant courses.

Eligibility Criteria for Appearing Semester Exams

To appear the semester exam of Burdwan University, candidates must have a minimum attendance record of 70 to 75%. If there are any other criteria, then we will update it soon.

Burdwan University Admission Application Form

The University releases an application form for all the courses. Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria can fill in the form before the due date. The Burdwan University Application Form releases on its official website. However, the mode of filling and submission is online only. Candidates have to enter their Personal, Educational and other details regarding the course.

Forms will be available on www.buruniv.ac.in. Candidates have to download the form and come with a demand draft in favour of the Finance Officer. Candidates have to submit the form along with the important documents such as Self-Attested Photocopies of mark-sheets, age-proof certificate, category certificate etc.

Application fee cost of Burdwan University

  • The cost of the application fees is Rs 250 for all the courses.
  • The mode of making the payment is Online through Internet banking/Credit/Debit Card/ E-Challan.
  • In case of E-Challan, the fee can be paid in any Indian bank.

Burdwan University Semester Form

Candidates appearing for the Burdwan University Even or Odd Semester Exam have to fill a Semester Exam Form. The form is available on the website. Candidates have to fill the form offline and submit it to the teacher in charge. Also, the candidates have to submit their internal marks as well. Candidates must note that they must submit their forms before the due date. Submission of Application Form after the due date will be charged with a late fee.

Burdwan University Admit Card

Candidates can download their Semester Admit Card from the website. The hall ticket will be available for various course exams. The University releases, the Burdwan Hall Ticket a few days before the date of the exam. However, to download the Exam Admit Card, candidates have to enter their Roll number/Registration number and password or date of birth to download the hall ticket.

Burdwan University Question Papers

The Question Papers of Burdwan University is available on its website. Candidates can download the question paper pdf from here as well. The Bardhaman Question Paper pdf will help you to understand the format of the Questions asked in the exam. It is available free of cost.

University of Burdwan Semester Exam Result

The University will release the Semester Result after the completion of the exam. Candidates can check their result online on its official website. Hence, to check their result, candidates have to enter their Roll Number and Password. The Burdwan Exam Result will be available for each semester.

Burdwan University Admission 2021 – Merit list

Candidates who will be selected in the admission process will have their names on the Burdwan University Merit List. Thus on the basis of the merit list, candidates will be eligible for the further admission process such as Counselling or Document verification. The merit list will be available category-wise. Candidates must note that the counselling, document verification, and merit list is only for the admission process.

Types of Merit List released by the University

  • Burdwan DA Merit List
  • UR Category Merit List
  • Burdwan SC Category Merit List pdf
  • ST Category List pdf
  • SP Category Merit list pdf

List of Details Available on the Merit List

  • Name of the candidate
  • Trans ID
  • Category
  • Gender of the candidate
  • Percentage of marks
  • Roll Number
  • Marks Obtained
  • The rank of the candidate

Burdwan University Admission Counselling

Candidates whose names are on the merit list will be eligible for the Counselling Round. However, the counselling process will take place offline, which means that the eligible candidates have to report to the centre on the specified date and timings. The Burdwan Counselling 2021 will take place rank-wise. But before, attending the counselling process, candidates have to make the payment of the admission fees online. So, at the time of counselling, candidates have to carry the required documents along with the e-receipt of the admission fees. The payment of the admission fees has to be done through online banking/credit card or debit card or through e-challan. Lastly, candidates who fail to reach the centre will not be entertained later.

University of Burdwan Document Verification

The document verification process of Burdwan University will take place soon after the payment of the admission fees and counselling. The verification of the documents will be done at the venue. All the selected candidates have to carry their self-attested photocopies of all the documents such as mark sheets and certificates. Hence, their eligibility criteria will be checked during the Document verification round.

What to carry during Burdwan UG/PG Document verification?

Candidates must carry all the required documents at the time of document verification. However, the documents vary from courses to courses.

Documents required for Burdwan UG and PG Course Admission

  • Class 10th and 12th mark sheet
  • 10th and 12th class passing certificate.
  • Graduation Mark Sheets and certificates (for admission in PG courses)
  • Caste certificate etc.

Burdwan University UG Courses offered to the candidates

The list of Undergraduate Courses offered at Burdwan University are as follows-

B.A Courses- Specialisation

  • Arabic
  • Bengali
  • Classical Music (Vocal)
  • Education
  • English
  • French
  • History
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Mass Communication and journalism
  • Music
  • Sanskrit
  • Philosophy
  • Political science
  • Rabindra Sangeet
  • Santali
  • Sociology
  • Urdu

BBA Courses

  • Business administration
  • Tourism and Hospitality

BCA Courses

  • Computer Applications

B.Com Courses

  • Accountancy

B.Sc (Hons)

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Bio-Technology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Microbiology
  • Nutrition
  • Physiology
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • Biochemistry
  • Environmental Science

B.Tech Courses

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical
  • Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Computer science and engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Information Technology

Other Courses

  • BFA
  • B.A (general)
  • B.Sc (general)
  • B.Com (general)
  • BPT (general)
  • LLB
  • B.A (LLB)

Burdwan University Admission 2021-22 PG Courses

The University offers around 95 PG Courses. The courses are of 2 years duration. The candidates must have a Graduation Degree in the relevant field. The admission of the postgraduate courses is done mainly on the basis of the academic record, such as marks secured in Honours, High-School, and Madhyamik.

M.A Courses

  • Bengali
  • Economics
  • English
  • Mass Communication
  • Philosophy
  • Sanskrit
  • Hindi
  • Political science
  • Santali
  • Sociology
  • Urdu

MBA Courses Offered

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resource
  • Systems and Operations
  • Insurance and Risk
  • Media Management
  • Tourism

Other Post Graduate Courses

  • M.Ed
  • MSW
  • M.Com
  • LLM
  • MLIS

M.Sc Courses

  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Botany
  • Bio-Technology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science and Application
  • Geospatial science
  • Computer Technology
  • Environmental Science
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Zoology
  • Statistics

M.Tech Course Programs

  • Electronic and Instrumentation
  • ECE (Microwaves)

Seat Availability for Post Graduate Course programs (Department-Wise)

Candidates can check the availability of seats as per the course programs. We have also provided the selection procedure of each courses as well.

Commerce Department

DepartmentTotal Number of SeatsSelection Process
Commerce (B.Com)115Academic Career/admission test

Humanities Department

DepartmentsTotal number of seatsSelection process
Bengali (Hons. Grad)203Academic Career/Admission Test
Economics (Hons. Grad)95
English (Hons. Grad)176
Hindi (Hons. Grad)93
History (Hons. Grad)166
Library and Information science (M.L.I.S) (BLIS, B.Lib, or Hons. Graduates)27Admission Test
M.B.A (Hons. Grad)30Group Discussion and Personal Interview
MBA (Human Resource)30
M.B.A (Tourism)25
Mass Communication56Written Admission Test/PI
Philosophy93Academic Career/Admission Test
Political Science112
Women Studies34
M.P.Ed40Entrance Test and Field Trial
Education (M.P.Ed)22+5 (deputed)Written Admission Test
B.Ed (Education)50Academic Career

Law Department

DepartmentsTotal Number of SeatsSelection Process
Law (LLB)60Written Admission Test
Law (LLM)27Academic Career/Admission Test

Mathematical, Physical, and Life Sciences

DepartmentsAvailability of SeatsSelection Process
Botany60+1Academic Career/Admission Test
Environmental Science27On the basis of Burdwan University Entrance Test
Bio-Technology14+12Entrance Test conducted by Burdwan University and Entrance Test conducted by D.B.T
Computer science and Applications30Entrance Test conducted by J.E.C.A
M.Tech in E and CE15GATE/Sponsored and Non-Sponsored Candidates

Music Course Programs

DepartmentsSeat AvailabilitySelection Procedure
M.A in Music40Admission Test

M.Phil Program Courses and Seat Availability

DepartmentsTotal Number of SeatsSelection Process
Botany (M.Sc)20Academic Records and Admission Test
Chemistry (M.Sc)20
Environmental science (M.Sc)20
Geography (M.Sc)20
Mathematics (M.Sc)20
Physics (M.Sc)20
Statistics (M.Sc)20
Zoology (M.Sc)10Academic records and Admission Test
Bengali (M.A)25
Commerce (M.A)25
Economics (M.A)25
English (M.A)25
History (M.A)25
Hindi (M.A)25
Library and Information Science (M.A)25
Philosophy (M.A)25
Political science (M.A)25
Sanskrit (M.A)25

University of Burdwan Certificate and Diploma Courses

DepartmentsTotal Seat IntakeSelection Procedure
French (Certificate/Diploma/Advanced Diploma)33Academic Career at Graduation level
German (Certificate/Diploma/Advanced Diploma)33
Russian (Certificate/Diploma/Advanced Diploma)33
Guidance and Counselling: Diploma30Percentage of marks at Hons Level (Master Degree Holder will get first preference)
Communicative English: Certificate30Academic career at graduation level
Special Education (Mental Retardation): Diploma25Academic Performance

Candidates having regular B.Ed/at least 1 year PG Diploma/Certificate in any university, or Co-Curricular activities (NCC/NSS/Sports/State Level Certifcate)

Special Education (Multiple Disabilities- Physical and Neurological)26
Yoga Therapy: Diploma31Admission Test

List of Colleges Offering PG Admission under Burdwan University – Subjects and Seat Intake

CollegesSubjectsSeat Intake
Bankura Christian CollegeEnglish and Bengali44 and 34
Burdwan Raj CollegeBengali34
Bengal Law CollegeLLB (3 Years)80
Vivekananda MahavidyalayaChemistry18
Chander Nagore Govt. CollegeBengali, French, and Geography34, 15, and 22
Hoogly Mohsin CollegeBotany, Commerce, English, Physiology, Political Science, Urdu, LLB, and LLM18, 56, 34, 17, 44, 34, 80, and 22
MUC Women’s CollegeEnglish34
Ramanda CollegeBotany18
Suri Vidyasagar CollegeZoology18
Netaji MahavidyalayaBengali34
Pandit Raghunath Murmu Smriti MahavidyalayaSantali22
CMC Limited, 28 CAMAC StComputer technology88

Scholarships Offered (UG and PG Courses) by Burdwan University

Funding AgencyTypes of ScholarshipAmount
UGC FundingIndira Gandhi Single Girl Child ScholarshipRs 2000/- per month for 20 months
State Government FundingMerit-Cum-Means ScholarshipRs 16,800/- for Science Students

Rs 14,400/- per annum for Arts Students

Minority ScholarshipRs 3000 +Rs 2000 (Course Fee) Total

Rs 5200/- p.a (optional Rs 2700/- for Hostel)

Minority Merit cum-scholarshipRs 4500/-+Course fee Rs 18,675 p.a For MBA Students

Rupees 7000/-+ Course Fee

Rs 16,775/- per annum

Rs 10,000+Course Fee Rs 18,655 pa For MBA Students


SC and ST ScholarshipRs 9000 plus Hostel Expenses
Labour Welfare ScholarshipRs 3000 to the wards of Bird Workers
Physically Handicapped ScholarshipRs 2880/- for Borders in Hostel and Rs 2040/- who are not Borders in the hostel
EndowmentsRashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan ScholarshipRs 5000/- per annum
National Board of Higher Mathematics ScholarshipRs 72,000/- paid to 1 students who stood first in Hons program
National Handicapped Finance Dev Corp.Rs 10,000 per annum for Graduation level and Rs 20,000 for Master level
MHRD -CSS Scholarship
Corporate FundingONGC ScholarshipRs 60,000 per annum paid to the students who stood first in M.Sc Physics and Chemistry

About Burdwan University, West Bengal

The University of Burdwan is a Public University. It was established in the year 1960 and offers more than 30 Undergraduate and 95 Postgraduate Courses. It has a total of 205 affiliated colleges. Not only, this, the University also offers Open and Distance Learning Courses to the students.

Hence, these are the complete details regarding the Burdwan University 2021 Admission. If you have any queries regarding the Admission Process, then please comment on the section below.


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