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Patna University, Patna

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About Patna University, Patna


Patna University is the 1st and oldest university of the Bihar. Being established in the year 1917, it acts as an affiliating and examining body for over 30 years. The area of the university covers almost 181 acres and is situated on the bank of river Ganga. The University has 8 faculties, 10 constituent colleges and 42 departments. The university also provides distant education which includes E-Learning, Web-based learning, EDUSAT.

The Patna University has its own Patna Medical College and Patna Dental College in the Faculty of Medicine whose management and control are with the State Government. The Institute of Psychological Research & Services, Institute of Public Administration, Institute of Music, and Institute of Library and Information Science are the 4 institutions maintained by the university. The university provides courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, doctorate, diploma and certification under the discipline of arts, science, law, management and commerce. 

Patna University Admissions are based on the students' past academic marks and entrance exams followed by personal interview. The university also provides a good placement opportunities for the students with a great salary package.

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Patna University Highlights:

Patna University was established in 1917 focussing on the future growth of human society. The University offers various courses in multiple-specializations. The key highlights of the university are listed below.

Type of University
Public
Year of Establishment
1917
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Hostel, Computer Centre, Playground, etc 
PU Courses Offered
UG, PG, Ph.D., Doctor, Diploma and Certification
PU Address Patna University, Patna- 800 005., Bihar, India 
PU Contact No.  0612 - 2678008 
PU Email ID info@patnauniversity.ac.in 

PU Colleges:

Patna University has its own colleges offering various courses with multiple specializations. Patna University Affiliated Colleges also focusses on the future challenges of the human society. The list of colleges under the university are listed below.

  • B.N. College
  • College of Arts and Crafts
  • Magadh Mahila College
  • Patna College
  • Patna Law College
  • Patna Science College
  • Patna Training College
  • Patna Women’s College
  • Patna Women’s Training College
  • Vanijya Mahavidyalaya

Patna University Courses:

Patna University offers courses in undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate. Each courses has its own specializations. The complete list of the courses and its specializations are listed below.

Discipline Courses Specializations
Arts
B.A.
Mathematics, Statistics, Hindi, English, Mass Communication, Sanskrit, Urdu, Maithili, Persian, Music, Philosophy, Home Science, History, Sociology,Political Science, Economics, Psychology, Geography, Ancient Indian History & Archaeology, Advertising, Sales Promotion & Sales Management, Communicative English, Functional English, Social Work, Computer Application.
B.F.A Fine Arts
M.A
.Ancient Indian History & Archaeology, Mathematics, Statistics, Music, Journalism & Mass Communication, Arabic, Women's Studies, Social Work, Bengali, Economics, English, Geography, Hindi, History, Home Science, Maithili, Persian, Philosophy, Personnel Management & Industrial Relation, Political Science, Psychology, Rural Studies, Rural Management and Development, Sanskrit, Sociology, Urdu
Ph.D.
Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Maithili, Bengali, Arabic, Urdu, Philosophy, History, Home Science, A.I.H. & Archaeology, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Geography, Rural Studies, Physics, Political Science, Persian, Chemistry, Statistics, Education, Music, Women's Studies, Journalism & Mass Communication, Social Work.
D.Lit. Literature
Diploma/Advance Diploma
Applied Yoga, Public Relations, Textile/Ornamentation & Home Fashion.
Certification
Applied Yoga, Public Relations, Textile/Ornamentation & Home Fashion, Language Proficiency.
Science
B.Sc.
Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Geology, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Application, Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Industrial Microbiology.
BLIS/MLIS Library & Information Science
M.Sc.
Herbal Chemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Zoology, Bio-Chemistry, Biotechnology, Environmental Science.
D.Sc. Science
Ph.D.
Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Geology, Mathematics, Statistics, Commerce, Bio-Chemistry, Herbal Chemistry.
Commerce B.Com(Hons.)/M.Com. Commerce
Education B.Ed./M.Ed. Education
Law LL.B./LL.M./Ph.D. Law
Computer Application MCA Computer Application
Management
BBA/MBA Business Administration
Diploma/Advance Diploma/Certification
Risk & Insurance Management, Human Resource Management, Stress Management.
PGD
Clinical Psychology, Computer Application, Financial Management, Human Resource Development, Industrial Safety Management, Public Administration, Women's & Child Welfare, Yogic Science, Women's Studies.
Ph.D.
Personnel Management & Industrial Relation, Management.

PU Arts Course:

Patna University offers arts course in undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, certification and doctorate. Each courses has its own specializations such as Hindi, Bengali, Persian, Urdu, Home Science, Music, Philosophy, Sociology. The duration of the undergraduate courses is 3 years whereas for postgraduate it is 2 years. The duration of the Ph.D. course offered by the university is 6 years. The university also provides course in Doctor in Literature (D.Lit.) with a duration of 3 years.

PU Science Course:

Patna University offers science course in undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, certification and doctorate as well. The courses have multiple-specializations under it. The specializations include chemistry, mathematics, physics, biochemistry, herbal chemistry, etc. The duration varies according to the course. The duration of the undergraduate and postgraduate courses are 3 years and 2 years whereas the for doctorate and doctor courses, the duration is 6 years and 3 years. The duration of the diploma courses is 1 year whereas, for the certification, it ranges from 3 to 6 months.

PU Management Course: 

The University offers Management courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, advance diploma, postgraduate diploma, certification and doctorate. The duration of the UG, PG and Ph.D. courses are 3, 2 and 6 years whereas for diploma/postgraduate diploma, the duration is 1 year. The duration of the certification course ranges from 3 to 6 months. The specializations offered by the courses include Business Administration, Risk & Insurance Management, Human Resource Management, Stress Management, etc.

PU Scholarships:

Patna University provides scholarships to the students. The students with differently-abled and with parent’s annual income below 3 Lakhs are eligible for the scholarships. The complete details of the scholarships provided by the institution are as follows.

  • A Scholarship that covers course fees, maintenance, books and stationery, aids and appliances for 2500 eligible differently-abled students.
  • A monthly maintenance allowance of INR 2500 and INR 3000 for UG and PG students for 10 months.
  • Also, a monthly of INR 6000 and INR 10000 for UG and PG students to buy books and stationaries.

Patna University Infrastructure Facilities:

Patna University provides a well-maintained infrastructure facilities. The infrastructure facilities include library, hostels, computer centre, etc.

  • A Central Library with 5000 books and journals.
  • Separate Hostels for boys and girls.
  • A Computer Centre with internet facilities.

PU Centres:

Patna University has its own institutions/centres for various research activities. The institutions/centres of the university are listed below.

  • Directorate of Distance Education
  • Institute of Psychological Research and Service  
  • Institute of Public Administration  
  • Institute of Library Science  
  • Patna University Computer centre

Patna University Seminars & Conferences:

Patna University conducts seminars and conferences on various subjects. The list of seminars and conferences conducted by the university are listed below.

  • A National Seminar on Issues Pertaining to Sustainable Management of Water Quality 29th March, 2019
  • A National conference on "Contributions of Indian Scientists in the Different areas of Physics" on 15th April 2018 (Front)
  • A National conference on "Contributions of Indian Scientists in the Different areas of Physics" on 15th April 2018 (Inside)
  • Three Day National Seminar (26th, 27th and 28th February 2018)on "Morality and Politics: The Perspective of Jayprakash Narayan"
  • University Workshop on National e-Governance Plan
  • The 49th Annual Conference of the Indian Econometric Society at the Department of Statistics, Patna University from January 09 to 11, 2013
  • National Conference on Mathematics and Related Areas at Patna University, Patna - 800 005, Bihar, India, 22nd to 24th December, 2012 on Occasion of 125th Birth Anniversary of Srinivasa Ramanujan
  • 34th Indian Geography Congress

PU MoUs:

Patna University had made Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) with various institutions and firms. The list of MoUs made by the university are listed below.

  • Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between Patna University & Beltron Telecom Green Energy Systems Limited
  • Memorandum of Understanding between Tata Institute of Social Sciences and Patna University
  • Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Shodhganga / Shodhgangotri
  • Memorandum of Understanding Between Bihar State Disaster Management Authority, Patna
  • Memorandum of Understanding Between Indo-European Education Foundation (IEEF), Warsaw, Poland Patna University, Patna
  • MOU for academic cooperation and exchange between Sam Houston State University ( Texas, USA) and Patna University (Bihar, India)
  • Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Between Patna University, Patna & Medha Learning Foundation, Lucknow
  • MOU on mutual academic issues will be signed between Patna University and Tribhuwan University, Nepal on July 26, 2019, at Wheeler Senate House at 11.00 a.m.
  • MOU - PU and ICGE and Biotechnology, New Delhi
  • MOU - PU and Indian Red Cross Society Bihar Branch Patna
  • MOU - PU and NF and Mahindra Pride Class Room

Patna University Placements:

Patna University provides a good placement opportunities for the students. The placement cell helps the students by providing career counselling and training for the placement. The registration fee for the placement training is INR 500. The Patna University Placement cell contains a computer with a printer, a staff with computer knowledge, AC, a laptop and a projector with a screen. The Patna University Placements conducts on-campus as well as off-campus drive to help the students. The university recently conducts offline drive at WIPRO.

PU FAQs:

  1. Where is Patna University situated?
    - The Patna University is situated on the bank river Ganga, Bihar.
  2. What are the courses offered by Patna University?
    - Patna University offers courses in UG, PG, Ph.D., Diploma and Certification.
  3. Do Patna University provides Hostel facilities?
    - Yes, Patna Univerity provides separate hostels for boys and girls.

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Based on 9 Student's Reviews 7.2/10  
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This institute is recommended by 5/9 students

Student Reviews


Priya
Priya
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2017
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings are 8:00 am-12:00 pm. Projects and exams are taken over a certain period of time. Satisfying but old methods of teaching. Overall good experience in college.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are many associations in which ABVP is the leading. Sports, cultural, and management are main festivals of the campus. College life is good.




priyanka
Priyanka
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2014
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes were regular. Projects were interesting at Patna University, Patna.
  • Test and assignments are a regular feature there.
  • Courses are very relevant and choicely is available.
  • Overall experience is fine at this college.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
  • Foreign Exchange is seen as it is the best college of Patna.
  • Science conferences was a regular feature were foreign universities took part at Patna University, Patna.



Murshid
Murshid
Master of Arts [MA] (Urdu), batch of 1991
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Daily routine is from 9 AM to 4 PM. For class Project and exam are according to schedule by controller of exam. Quality and method of teaching is very appreciating. Experience of college life is very interesting and informative.




Murshid
Murshid
Master of Arts [MA] (Urdu), batch of 1991
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Daily routine is from 9 AM to 4 PM. For class Project and exam are according to schedule by controller of exam. Quality and method of teaching is very appreciating. Experience of college life is very interesting and informative.




priyanka
Priyanka
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2014
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes were regular. Projects were interesting at Patna University, Patna.
  • Test and assignments are a regular feature there.
  • Courses are very relevant and choicely is available.
  • Overall experience is fine at this college.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
  • Foreign Exchange is seen as it is the best college of Patna.
  • Science conferences was a regular feature were foreign universities took part at Patna University, Patna.



Contact Details and Location


Address : Ashok Rajpath Patna, Bihar
Website : http://www.patnauniversity.ac.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Patna University - [PU], Patna and accredited by UGC AICTE BCI DEB.

Facilities


Library
Cafeteria
Computer labs
Gym
Laboratory
Medical
Hostel
Auditorium
Sports

Placements and Average package


Patna University, Patna Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 4.6 Lacs Per Annum 9.8 Lacs Per Annum Accenture, Infosys, Google
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 2.6 Lacs Per Annum 6.7 Lacs Per Annum Wipro,TCS, Axis Bank

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Patna University Eligibility Criteria:

Patna University offers various courses in undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, certification and doctorate. Each courses has its own eligibility criteria. The complete eligibility criteria according to the courses are listed below.

Courses Eligibility Criteria
UG Candidates must pass 10+2 from a recognized board.
M.A. Candidates must pass a Bachelors's degree with 45% in respective Hons. subject.
M.Sc./M.Com. Candidates must pass a Bachelors's degree with Hons. in respective subject.
M.Ed. Candidates should have obtained at least 50% in respective subject
LL.M. Candidates much have Bachelor degree in Law with 45%
Ph.D. Candidates must get a valid score in PAT or NET exam followed by personal interview.

PU Admissions:

Patna University has its own admission procedure. The admission for the undergraduates is completely based on past academic records whereas the postgraduate admissions are based on 45% to 50% in a respected bachelor's degree. The Ph.D. admissions are based on the Ph.D. Admission Test (PAT) and NET score followed by personal interview. Students are advised to check the complete eligibility criteria section from the official website of the university before applying.


Courses and Fees Structure of Patna University, Patna

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Patna University, Patna Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.80 Lakh
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 21,610

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Patna University, Patna Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 15,963
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,700
Patna University, Patna Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
B.Sc {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 16,746
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 37,500
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,074
Executive Programme  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 16,746
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 9,571
Patna University, Patna Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 11,285
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,578
Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]   3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 13,290
Bachelor of Library and Information Science [B.Lib.I.Sc]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,200
Bachelor of Social Work [BSW]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27,930
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  4 month(s), Full Time
Master in social work  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 30,000
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,931
Master of Finance and Control [MFC]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,063
Patna University, Patna Fashion Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,000
Patna University, Patna Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Mass Media [BMM]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.80 Lakh
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Patna University, Patna Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,172
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4,154
Patna University, Patna Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.62 Lakh
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 23,760
Patna University, Patna Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 60,000
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,081
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,754
Patna University, Patna Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Patna University, Patna Vocational Courses Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Vocational Studies [B.Voc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 15,000
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  5 month(s), Full Time

Hostel Details


Patna University Hostel Details:

Patna University provides a good hostel facility for the students. The Patna University facilities cover all the basic amenities of the students. The complete hostel details of the university are listed below.

  • The University has 8 hostels, 6 for boys and 2 for girls.
  • Hostel rooms are fully furnished with a cot, a table and a fan.
  • A mini lounge with TV and DTH facilities.
  • It provides outdoor and indoor sports facilities.

Discussion Forum



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Patna University distance education

I would like to know about the information regarding Distance Education in Patna University.

Asked By Manoj,

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Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise
  • Directorate of Distance Education provides education through postal correspondence to students of B.A. / B.Com. (Hons.), Besides, it also provides education in BCA, Bachelor of library & information Science (BLIS), PG Diploma in Journalism, PG Diploma in Financial Management, PG Diploma in Marketing Management and PG Diploma in Operations Management.
  • The course of study, duration of the course the examination and the degree of B.A., B.Com, (Hons.) etc. are the same as those of the students of the regular Colleges of Patna University.
  • offering (08) Eight courses which are as follows:
  • B.A (ll) B.com
  • B.lib & Information Science
  • Journalism
  • B.C.A
  • PGDFM
  • PGDMM
  • PGDOM


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Patna University exam news

From where can, I get the latest news from Patna University.

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Patna University B.Ed syllabus

I want to know the syllabus of B.Ed of Patna University.

Asked By Rajat,

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Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise
  • The syllabus of two-year Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) The program, as offered by of Patna University, is as follows:
  • COURSE CONTENTS
    Unit 1: Understanding Childhood
    • Understanding Childhood: Developmental Perspective
    • Dimensions of Childhood: Social, Cultural, Political and Economic
    • Key Factors during Childhood: Family, Neighborhood, Community and School
    • Children and their Childhood: The Contextual Realities of Bihar
    • General objectives of early childhood Education as related to national goals.
    • Notion of joyful Childhood: Major discourse and educational implications
    • Dimensions of individual development: physical, cognitive, language, social, and moral, their interrelationships and implications for teachers (with reference to Piaget, Erickson, and Kohlberg)

    Unit 2: Understanding Adolescence
    • Adolescence: assumptions, stereotypes, and need of a holistic understanding
    • Major issues: growth and maturation, nature and nurture, continuity and discontinuity
    • Learner as an adolescent: stages of development- developmental task with focus on process of growth and development across various stages from infancy to adolescence
    • Factors affecting adolescence: social, cultural, political and economic
    • Adolescence: activities, aspirations, conflicts and challenges of learner
    • The contextual reality of adolescence in Bihar
    • Dealing with adolescence; discourse on the role of teacher, family, community and state

    Unit 3: Understanding Socialization and the Context of the Learner
    • Understanding Socialization
    • Socialization at home context: family as a social institution; parenting styles and their impact; transmission of parental expectations and values • Socialization and the context of community: neighborhood, extended family, religious group and their socialization functions
    • Socialization and the context of school: impact of entry to school, school as a social institution and its notions in Bihar, value formation in the context of schooling
    • Schooling as a process of identity formation: ascribed, acquired and evolving
    • Gender Identities and Socialization Practices in family, schools, other formal and informal organization; Schooling of Girls
    • Inequalities and resistances in society: issues of access, retention, and exclusion


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Patna University Syllabus for B.com

I want to know the syllabus of B.com of Patna University.

Asked By Amit,

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  • The syllabus of B.com of Patna University as follows.
  • B.Com Syllabus

  • Year I
    Major Indian Language
    Communicative English
    Financial Accounting I
    Business Regulatory Framework
    Principle and Practice of Management and Business
    Communication
    Economics

  • Year II
    Information Technology and its Application in Business
    Principles of Marketing
    Financial Accounting II
    Direct and Indirect Taxation
    Cost and Management Accounting I
    Auditing

  • Year III
    Elective Group: Accounting & Finance
    Financial Accounting
    Cost and Management Accounting
    Financial Management
    Environmental Studies

  • Elective Group: Marketing
    Consumer Behaviour and Sales Management
    Product and Price Management and Rural Marketing
    Retail Management and Marketing of Services
    Environmental Studies

  • Elective Group: Taxation
    Direct Tax: Laws and Practices
    Indirect Tax: Laws and Practices
    Text Planning and Procedures
    Environmental Studies

  • Elective Group: Computer Applications and e-business
    Fundamentals of Computer
    Data Communication and Networking and Financial e-business
    Computer Applications and e-business Applications (practical)
    Environmental Studies


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