The University of Gour Banga is a State Aided University and it was established under the West Bengal Act XXVI of 2007 on 19th February 2008.
Gour Banga University is recognized by the University Grants Commission. Gour Banga University, Malda was founded in 2008. At the undergraduate level, Gour Banga University offers degrees in BA, B.Sc., B.Com, BCA, B.Ed., and LLB. There are 23 postgraduate programs offered by the university, including MA, M.Sc., M.Com., MLIS, and LLM programs. Gour Banga University also provides Doctorate programs across a variety of fields. The selection process for admission to the various programs is based on merit, which is determined by the qualifying test scores. Entrance to the PG and Ph.D. programs is determined by an entrance exam, which is followed by an interview. The application is available in both offline and online modes.
Gour Banga University, status has risen to new heights after receiving UGC 12(B) status, NAAC certification, and ranking among the top 200 Indian universities according to the NIRF in 2016. According to EduRank 2021, Gour Banga University, Malda is ranked 1 overall in Malda, 18 overall in West Bengal, 350 overall in India, 3104 overall in Asia, and 8365 overall in the world. Check: Gour Banga University Admission
The university offers final-year students placement possibilities as well as internships. Gour Banga University students are placed in prominent companies with an average compensation package of INR 3 LPA. The top recruiting companies that visit the campus are PhonePe Private Limited, Eureka Forbes, Royal Enfield, and others.
Gour Banga University is approved by UGC.
The University of Gour Banga offers modern facilities to students for a better learning experience. The campus is equipped with a library, canteen, sports facilities, etc. Some of the highlighting features of the UGB infrastructure are listed below.
The library is equipped with various textbooks, journals, e-books, and research papers to assist students in their research and daily assignments. The UGB library hosts approximately 3000 books.
Since there is a host of Science and technology-based courses, the University of Gour Banga campus has laboratories that are well equipped with the necessary apparatus. Each lab consists of a lab assistant to help students with their experiments.
The classrooms are spacious and clean. They are equipped with modern amenities for the benefit of students and faculty members.
UGB has a canteen that provides catering services to students. It is functional till the working hours of the university.
UGB gives paramount importance to sports and has provisions for athletic activities like football, cricket, basketball, etc.
UGB facilities include internet services that help students with their daily assignments and projects.
The University will be looking for ways in which it can provide the services and benefits which it offers to students and research scholars who will in future prove to be skilled and qualified personnel fit to service in a very difficult global environment of competition in a globalized economy.
To be recognized as one of the finest institution in the country for its quality, commitment, and excellence in technical education. Center of excellence for technical education.