Admission Notification Details for University of North Bengal

University of North Bengal Distance Education M.A M. Sc Admission

Directorate of Distance Education

M.A. / M. Sc Admission Notice

The University of North Bengal, a premier institution of teaching and research, was established in 1962 by an Act of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly.

It is recognized by the UGC u/s 2(f) and 12(B) of its Act and is accredited/re-accredited by the NAAC

M.A. (Master of Arts) : Bengali, English, Nepali, History, Political Science, Philosophy

M. Sc (Master of Science) : Mathematics

Equivalent to regular postgraduate degrees

Eligibility :

Any graduate in the B.A. / B. Sc ( Mathematics only ) in Honours or general course ( 10+2+3/ 10+1+3/ 11+3 pattern ) and 2 years degree course ( 10+2+2 pattern ) with 1 year Bridge course from any recognized university may seek admission in Part-I provided that the subject must have been studied at the graduation level as an elective one with at least 300 marks

The enrolled students shall be eligible to appear at the Part-I examination

The merit list shall be prepared as per norms mentioned in Section 6(B)

A candidate securing at least 34% marks at the PG Part-I examination shall be eligible to appear at the Part-II examination

A candidate shall get a maximum of four consecutive chances to appear/complete Part-I and Part-II taken together

Intake: Bengali ( 650 ); English ( 400 ); History ( 650 ); Philosophy ( 150 ); Political Science ( 350 ); Mathematics ( 250 ); Nepali ( 200 )

Admission Procedure:

Admission will be given as per merit list to be prepared in the following order irrespective of the year of graduation

Hons graduates having 1st class marks in the subject concerned

Hons graduates having 2nd class marks in the subject concerned

Graduates with a bridge course in the subject concerned in order of marks secured

General graduates having 1st division marks in the subject concerned

General graduates having 2nd division marks in the subject concerned

Application Form:

The prospectus containing the application form will be available at the DDE (Directorate of Distance Education, University of North Bengal, Door-Siksha Bhawan, PO North Bengal University-734013, Distt Darjeeling) at a cost of Rs 100/- only.

The prospectus may be downloaded from the DDE website

In cases where the prospectus and application form have been downloaded from the DDE website, the candidates shall have to enclose Rs 100/- as Bank draft in favour of NBUDDE payable at Siliguri.

The prospectus and application form may also be obtained by sending demand draft of Rs 100/- drawn in favour of NBUDDE payable at Siliguri to Directorate of Distance Education, NBU, along with self-addressed stamped ( Rs 32/- ) envelope ( 11’’x6’’ ).

The following documents must be attached with the application form; demand draft drawn in favour of NBUDDE through challan; one attested copy of each of the following documents (admit card (Madhyamik or equivalent) or proof of date of birth, Madhyamik or equivalent mark sheet, H.S. ( 10+2 ) mark sheet, graduation mark sheet, university registration certificate, appropriate documents for SC / ST /  PC( PH ) candidates, candidates claiming reservation under BPL category shall be required to submit attested copy of the BPL certificate issued by a Gazetted officer not below the rank of BDO mentioning BPL ID number or BPL card issued by appropriate authority, migration certificate in original ( for candidates other than the University of North Bengal ).

Candidates are required to bring all the original copies of the above certificates for its verification.

The students other than the University of North Bengal have to submit their original migration certificate of the university last studied.

They have to enclose a self addressed envelope along with stamp of Rs 32/- with the application form.

These students will get the new registration certificate by post.

Candidates who migrated from NBU shall be required to submit registration certificate duly re-validated by the Registrar, NBU.

For this purpose, such candidates shall be required to submit the migration certificate and the original registration certificate to the DDE office before the date of admission.

Contact Information:

Raja Rammohunpur, Darjeeling Distt, West Bengal-734013, Tel 0353-6000004, 2776379

Fax 0353-2699218, Email, Website

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