Sidho Kanho Birsha University

country rank  636
world rank  9819

Publish your
EduListing University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 2010, Sidho Kanho Birsha University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the metropolis of Purulia (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), West Bengal. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kolkata, Mednipur, Durgapur, Asansol. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Sidho Kanho Birsha University (SKBU) is a coeducational higher education institution. Sidho Kanho Birsha University (SKBU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name সিধু কাহ্ন বীরসা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
Acronym SKBU
Founded 2010
Motto Sa Vidya ya Vimuktaye
Learning is that which Liberates
Colours Blue, Yellow and green

University Location

Address Post Office & District
Purulia (population range: over 5,000,000)
723 101 West Bengal
T +91 (3252) 224 438
F +91 (3252) 224 438
Other locations Kolkata, Mednipur, Durgapur, Asansol

Study Areas and Degree Levels

Search for courses and programs with the EduListing World Universities Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

EduListing Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Not reported
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office


Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Not reported
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Sidho Kanho Birsha University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

University Grants Commission, India

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Academic Structure


Social Media











Online Courses

iTunes U

Not reported

Open Education Consortium

Not reported

Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation

Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.

Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in India

Search for courses and scholarships with the EduListing World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in Asia by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Monday, 18 May 2020