Jai Prakash Vishwavidyalaya Distance Education, Chapra 2017-2018

 Location  Purbari Telpa, Bihar
 Estd   1990
 Ownership  Government
 Approved By  UGC

Jai Prakash Vishwavidyalaya Distance Education

Jai Prakash Vishwavidyalaya Distance Education was established in the year 1990 by the enactment of Section 3(b) of Bihar State Universities Act, 1976 with its Head Quarters at Chapra. This University has carved out from then Bihar University (now B.R.A. Bihar University) Muzaffarpur. The jurisdiction of the University covers three districts of Chapra, Siwan, and Gopalganj. The colleges which were situated in these areas, automatically transferred to Jai Prakash University, Chapra. Now the University has 21 constitute Colleges, 11 affiliated colleges of which 2 are deficit Grant Colleges. There are 17 proposed Colleges of which 3 are professional colleges. The list of the constituent colleges is as shown below.

These Constituent Colleges are:-

  • Rajendra College, Chapra (Saran)
  • Jagdam College, Chapra (Saran)
  • Jai Prakash Mahila College, Chapra (Saran)
  • Ramjaipal College, Chapra (Saran)
  • Ganga Singh College, Chapra (Saran)
  • P. C. Vigyan College, Chapra (Saran)
  • Jaglal Choudhary College, Chapra (Saran)
  • Y. N. College, Dighwara, Chapra (Saran)
  • Nandalal Singh College, Chapra (Saran)
  • P. N. College, Parsa. Chapra (Saran)
  • H. R. College, Amnour, Chapra (Saran)
  • D.A.V.College, Siwan
  • Vidya Bhawan Mahila College, Siwan
  • Raja Singh College, Siwan
  • R.B.G.R.College, Maharajganj
  • Narayan College, Goriyakothi (Siwan)
  • H.R.College, Mairwa
  • Kamla Rai College, Gopalganj
  • Mahendra Mahila College, Gopalganj
  • Gopeshwar College, Hathwa, Gopalganj
  • Bhola Prasad Singh College, Bhore, Gopalganj


 Course Duration Mode Fees
 B.Sc.(H) Biotechnology  3 years  Full time
 B.Sc. Botany  3 years  Full time
 M.Sc. Botany  2 years  Full time
 B.Sc. Chemistry  3 years  Full time
 M.Sc. Chemistry  2 years  Full time
 B.A. Economics  3 years  Full time
 M.A. Economics  2 years  Full time
 BBA  3 years  Full time
 B.B.A. Bachelor of Business Administration  3 years  Distance

Affiliated Colleges

 College  Location  Estd  Ownership
 Siwan Engineering and Technical Institute, Siwan More info  Surapur, Bihar  2000  Private