University of North Bengal Distance Education, Siliguri 2018-2019

 Location Darjeeling, West Bengal
 Estd 1962
 Ownership  Government
 Approved By UGC

University of North Bengal Distance Education

University of North Bengal  was established in the year of 1962 by an Act of the Legislature of West Bengal. The university is dedicated to encourage and provide quality teaching, training, and research in various branches of learning and courses. The University has a large campus which covers the area of more than 331 acres of land. The university is situated at the foothills of high Himalaya with the attractive and beautiful glimpse of the Kanchenjunga peak, the greenery of the tea gardens.

 Since its inception, the university is imparting higher education and research to the people who are unable to pursue the regular courses due to various reasons such as financial constraint and others.

University of North Bengal Distance Education Admission Procedure:

The Directorate of distance education, University of North Bengal has started various study centers to provide the courses. The study centers are the places where a candidate can get the education material to prepare for the course. These study centers are located throughout the state enabling easy access to the student. To get the admission students can contact these study centers and get the application form, prospectus. They can contact the main office of Directorate of distance education to get the admission.

Courses in University of North Bengal

Courses Fee Duration Mode
Law Strategic and Area Studies 2 years Full time
M.A. Economics 2 years Full time
M.A. Philosophy 2 years Full time
M.A. Political Science 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Chemistry 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Anthropology 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Biotechnology 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Botany 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Computer Science 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Physics 2 years Full time
M.Sc. Zoology 2 years Full time
MBA 0.25 lakhs 2 years Full time

University of North Bengal Affiliated Colleges List

Colleges Location Estd Ownership
St Joseph’s College, Darjeeling Darjeeling, West Bengal 1927 Private
Siliguri College of Commerce, Siliguri Siliguri, West Bengal 1962 Government
Siliguri College, Siliguri Siliguri, West Bengal 1950 Government
Salesian College, Sonada Sonada, West Bengal 1933 Private
Kalimpong College, Darjeeling Kalimpong, West Bengal 1962 Government
North Bengal St Xavier’s College, Jalpaiguri Sukani, West Bengal 2007 Private
Jalpaiguri Law College, Jalpaiguri Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 1981 Government
Indian Institute of Legal Studies, Darjeeling Siliguri, West Bengal Private
Gyan Jyoti College, Dagapur Siliguri, West Bengal 2005 Private
Ananda Chandra College of Commerce, Jalpaiguri Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 1962 Private