Rabindra Bharati University Kolkata
(State University)

Establishment

It was founded on May 8, 1962, under the Rabindra Bharati Act of the Government of West Bengal, 1961, to mark the birth centenary of the poet Rabindranath Tagore.
The University was reconstituted in 1981 by the Rabindra Bharati Act, 1981.

Courses Offered

Faculty of Arts

B.A. (Honours) (3 Years )

  1. Bengali
  2. Economics
  3. English
  4. History
  5. Philosophy
  6. Political Science
  7. Sanskrit

M.A. (2 Years )

  1. Bengali
  2. Economics
  3. Education
  4. English
  5. History
  6. Mathematics
  7. Philosophy
  8. Political Science
  9. Sanskrit
  10. Bengali              
  11. Economics       

B.Ed. Spl. Course (1 Year )
B.L.I.Sc. (1 Year )
M.L.I.Sc. (1 Year )

M.Phill

  1. English
  2. History
  3. Human Devlopment Studies
  4. Philosophy
  5. Political Science
  6. Sanskrit

Ph.D

  1. Bengali
  2. Economics
  3. Education
  4. English
  5. History
  6. Philosophy
  7. Political Science
  8. Sanskrit

D. Litt (in all subjects)

Faculty Of Fine Arts
B.A (Honours) (3 Years )

  1. Dance
  2. Drama
  3. Instrumental Music and Percussion
  4. Rabindra Sangeet
  5. Vocal Music

B.A. (Spl. Honours) (2 Years )

  1. Dance
  2. Drama
  3. Instrumental Music and Percussion
  4. Rabindra Sangeet
  5. Vocal Music

M.A. (2 Years )

  1. Dance
  2. Drama
  3. Instrumental Music and Percussion
  4. Mass Communication & Videography
  5. Rabindra Sangeet
  6. Vocal Music

Faculty Of Visual Arts
B.F.A. (4 Years )

  1. Applied Art
  2. Graphics
  3. History of Art
  4. Painting
  5. Sulpture

M.F.A. (2 Years )

  1. Applied Art
  2. Graphics
  3. History of Art
  4. Painting
  5. Sulpture

M.A. (4 Years )

  1. Museology

Ph.D. (2 - 5 Years )

  1. Applied Art
  2. Graphics (Print Making)
  3. History of Art
  4. Painting
  5. Sculpture

Centre for Studies and Research on Tagore

Diploma (1 Year )

  1. Tagore Literature

School of Language and Culture

Certificate - A Level (6 Months )

  1. French
  2. Hindi
  3. Italian
  4. Japanese
  5. Spanish

Certificate - B Level (6 Months )

  1. French
  2. Hindi
  3. Italian
  4. Japanese
  5. Spanish

Diploma (1 Year )

  1. Bengali            

Adult and Continuing Education

Post Graduate Diploma (1 Year )

  1. Adult Education
  2. Social Work

Diploma (1 Year )
Acting in Different Media
             
Certificate (6 Months )

  1. N.G.O. Management     

Courses offered by Recognized Institutions of the University

Senior Diploma (3 Years )

  1. Dance
  2. Drama
  3. Instrumental Music and Percussion
  4. Rabindra Sangeet
  5. Vocal Music

Junior Diploma (2 Years )

  1. Dance
  2. Drama
  3. Instrumental Music and Percussion
  4. Rabindra Sangeet
  5. Vocal Music

Distance Courses Offered

  1. B.A. (Spl. Hons.) in Rabindra Sangeet
  2. M.A. in Rabindra Sangeet and Vocal Music     
  3. M.A. in English, Bengali, Pol. Sc., History and Sanskrit
  4. M.A. in Education       
  5. Master of  Social Work

           
Admission process

The University invites applications for admission to the following courses for the session 2009-2010 under the Faculty of Arts.

1. Course:  B. Ed. (1- year – NCTE Affiliated) 
Eligibility:  Candidates with at least 45% (40% for SC/ST) marks either in the Bachelor’s Degree and/or in the Master’s degree or any other qualification equivalent thereto, are eligible for admission to the programme. 

2. Course:  Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLISc), (1-year) 
Eligibility:  (a) For Fresher candidate: H.S. (2nd. Div.) + Honours + Master's degree.
(b) For deputed candidate: H.S. + Graduation + working experience as a full-time salaried staff in any Govt./ Govt. aided Libraries/recognized institution (Govt. or semi Govt.).
(c) For Certificate holders in Library Science: H.S. (2nd.Division) + Graduation / Graduation with Honours
(d) For S.C./S.T.: Graduation + Masters’ Degree. 

For both courses fresher candidates having break of studies for more than two years would not be eligible for admission.

Prescribed application forms including prospectus at Rs. 125/- in cash will be available from the University Sales Counter at Emerald Bower Campus, 56A,B.T. Road, Kolkata-700050 and the same will be received by the Faculty office on all working days except Saturdays, Sundays and University Holidays as per the following schedule.

(i) Date and Time of distribution and submission of prescribed application form: 06.04.2009 to 20.04.2009 between 11.30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
(ii) Date and Time of publication of provisional list of candidates selected for admission to B. Ed.and B.L.I.Sc. courses: 19.05.2009 at 2 p.m.

 

Contact

Rabindra Bharati University
(State University)

56-A Barrackpore Trunk Road,
Kolkata 700 050,
West Bnegal

Tel : 033-25568019, 24551210, 25568019, 24551210
Fax : 033-25568079
Email : rbreg@cal3.vsnl.net.in
Website : https://www.rabindrabharatiuniversity.net/load.html

VC: Prof Bharati Mukherjee
Reg: Dr Tapati Mukherjee