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About Sidho Kanho Birsha University in Lagda, West Bengal

Sidho Kanho Birsha University is a State University established in 2010 at Purulia District in the Indian State of West Bengal. This University is named after the great tribal Santhali leaders – Sidho Murmu and his brother Kanho Murmu and lastly Birsa Munda of the Munda tribe who has taken the valor to fight against the British Empire. This University aspires to be an important centre of higher learning and top-rated research especially in the field of promoting and protecting indigenous culture and language. This academic institution is recognized by the Government of West Bengal and University Grants Commission.

Apart from providing higher education, Sidho Kanho Birsha University is also an affiliating University providing affiliation to over 25 colleges out of which 19 are degree colleges, 4 are B.Ed colleges and 1 private college. Around 2000 students were studying in departments of Bengali, English, Sanskrit, Santali, History, Political Science, Philosophy, Education, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Commerce, Economics, Sociology, Tribal Studies, Geography, Zoology, Performing Arts and Tribal Studies. The facilities provided by this University to its students and staff are world-class level which includes good buildings, library, hostels, guest houses, computer centre, healthcare centre and many more on the list. Moreover, various research programmes and events are also conducted by the University to provide a better platform to its students and scholars.

Students interested for admission at Sidho Kanho Birsha University can check its official website – www.skbu.ac.in for admission notifications, courses, important updates and University events. Moreover, www.onlineresultportal.com is also helpful for the students to get information about other Universities situated in all States of India.

Sidho Kanho Birsha University
    College Details of Sidho Kanho Birsha University
  Nickname Sidho Kanho Birsha University
  Affiliations UGC
  Contact No 03252 202 419
  Website www.skbu.ac.in
  Founded 6 July 2010
  Email registrarskbu@gmail.com
  Address Ranchi Road, P.O.- Purulia Sainik School, Purulia
  City Purulia - 723104
  State West Bengal
  Country India
List of courses offered by Sidho Kanho Birsha University
  Degree    Duration
Arts Courses
B.Ed.2 Years
M.A. (Anthropology)2 Years
M.A. (Bengali)2 Years
M.A. (Economics)2 Years
M.A. (Education)2 Years
M.A. (English)2 Years
M.A. (Geography)2 Years
M.A. (History)2 Years
M.A. (Philosophy)2 Years
M.A. (Political Science)2 Years
M.A. (Sanskrit)2 Years
M.A. (Santali)2 Years
M.A. (Sociology)2 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in South Asian Studies1 Years
Diploma in Chhau1 Years
Diploma Course in Jhumur1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Women's Studies1 Years
Science Courses
B.Sc. (Hons.) + M.Sc. (Psychology)5 Years
M.Sc. (Chemistry)2 Years
M.Sc. (Mathematics)2 Years
M.Sc. (Physics)2 Years
M.Sc. (Zoology)2 Years
Commerce Courses
M.Com.2 Years
List of colleges affiliated with Sidho Kanho Birsha University
   City    College Name
Purulia
1Achhruram Memorial College
2Balarampur College
3Jagannath Kishore College
4Mahatma Gandhi College
5Netaji Subhas Ashram Mahavidyalaya
6Panchakot Mahavidyalaya
7Raghunathpur College
8Ramkrishna Mahato Memorial Teachers' Training College
9Sponsored Teachers' Training College
10Vidyasagar Foundation School of Education and Training - VFSET