Vinoba Bhave University is a state university located at Hazaribagh, Jharkhand, India, about 100 km from Ranchi, the state capital. The university offers courses at the undergraduate and post-graduate levels, manages and maintains 12 constituent colleges.
The university was previously called Ranchi University Vinoba Bhave University (VBU) is an official state-owned university that is public. It is more than three years old and is currently managed by its chancellor Draupadi Murmu as well as VC Mukul Narayan Deo. The campus is situated on the urban fringe of Hazaribagh. Additionally, the school has the approval of UGC. The university is also proud on its alumni base. So notable alumni at the university include those such as Bidhu Jha Subodha Kumar and B.S. Shay among others.
This university's campus situated in the urban area in Haazari Bagh. The area was once portion of Bihar. The campus covers an adequate land mass. The campus is home to facilities like academic buildings, other academic buildings the library, sports facilities and more.
Vinoba Bhave University (VBU) has been approved by UGC.
Based on EduRank, Vinoda Bhave University is ranked first on the list in Hazaribagh as well as 278th overall in India.
According to UniRank the university is ranked 433th in the nation.
Based on the MHRD NIRF Ranking of 2017, Vinoba Bhave University has been ranked 149th in the list of other famous universities.
The school offers courses at its own campus as well as through its colleges. Courses are offered at both the UG and levels. In addition, vocational courses are also offered at the university as well as its colleges. Courses are offered in the fields of humanities, Social Science, Science, Accounting and Commerce Teaching and Education and Arts, Law, Design as well as medicine and health Science. The most popular courses offered at the university include M.Com, M.Sc, M.A., B.Com, B.A, B.Sc, B.tech, and many more courses. There are also professional programs like MBA, MCA, and M.Ed.
Infrastructure at the Vinoba Bhave University
A glance at the infrastructure can show the capabilities of an institution. An adequate infrastructure along with a qualified faculty and staff is the main necessity for a student. Furthermore the quality of education and holistic learning is possible due to the abundance of facilities and infrastructure. Colleges that have a good infrastructure contribute both directly and in indirect ways to the growth of the graduate. The infrastructure at the institution will be as follows.
The central library at the university contains numerous printed books, journals periodicals, as well as other kinds of documents. The library makes use of RFID technology and software to tag documents. In addition, the library provides INFLIBNET and E-resources accessible to students. It also offers reading rooms accessible.
The laboratories of the house of the university needed sophisticated equipment. They are managed well and kept in good condition. In addition each year, the labs are assessed and fixed with the help of AMC contractors. In addition, each lab functions independently under the direction of each department under the HOD.
The university is blessed with vast space for athletics. Thus, students can take part in sporting and sports occasions and practice regularly on the infrastructure available. Facilities for sports like an indoor stadium and outdoor sports fields are readily offered. In addition, the university includes an GYM facility where students can be active.
The campus has an OPD center. Furthermore it is a medical facility. OPD center is supervised by an Medical Officer. A Physiotherapy department is also in operation. There is also an ambulance.
The university has buses and vehicles to transport staff and students from and to the campus. In addition, plenty of parking is accessible.
Other facilities, such as waste management systems auditoriums, computer centers guest houses, guest rooms, and Security are also accessible on campus.
The school has a good placement cell that allows companies to come during the season of placement. Students are also placed on campus through off-campus placement drives. In addition, the statistics on placement for the period 18-20 show that students in engineering classes have the highest grade that was 3.5 Lac, wherein BBA was awarded 2.6 Lac and courses like M.Sc and UG diplomas scored 3.3 as well as 3.6 Lac respectively.
The university offers a variety of scholarship opportunities for students to assist students to enhance their learning experience. The scholarships offered are as follows:
Merit Scholarships for top performers
Merit cum refers to merit-based on merit. Scholarships are awarded to student who are pursuing M.A., M.Sc. and M.Com.
Maulana Azad Gandhi Fellowship for minorities
Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for JRF and SRF
UGC Scholarships is available to JRF or SRF holders.
Admissions to VBU is made via various entrance tests, as well as on the basis of merit, too.
Admissions to BPT courses BPT course are granted through an entrance test that is conducted by the VBU in September.
The school offers B.Tech admission to students based on the results through their JCECE exam. JCECE as well as JEE Main.
In order to be eligible for medical classes, candidates need to be registered for NEET For UG/PG.
Admission to the M.Tech course is dependent on a PG entry test conducted by the government of Jharkhand or by GATE.
To provide quality education access with inclusiveness, accountability with equity and excellence, even in the remotest area. To take care of relevancy, costs, diversification, and international standards in higher education. To establish culture of collaboration and cooperation. To strengthen educational-professional interface.
To contribute in building the society and the nation. To improve the quality of life in harmony with our heritage, culture and environment. To do away with regional imbalances. To adopt Zero Tolerance Approach for leakages (corruption) in the system.