Patna University is a well-known public state university in the capital city of Bihar which is accredited by BCI, AICTE, UGC, and DEB. Patna University has also been accredited by NAAC with a B+ grade and a CGPA score of 2.6 on 4 points scale. It offers quality education of at UG, PG, and Doctorate level. Besides this, Patna University Distance Education also offers UG and Diploma courses.
Admission to the university is done on the basis of merit as well as on an entrance exam. The university conducts its own entrance exam namely PUCET for offering admission to various UG courses. Besides this, the university also accepts valid scores of CAT/MAT/CMAT/ATMA for MBA course. For admission in the Ph.D. course, aspirants need to qualify for the PAT examination with valid scores and the shortlisted aspirants will be called for an interview round.
Patna University also offers opportunities to students in the form of scholarships and placements. Along with scholarships, Patna University has various endowments and medals on the basis of academic excellence and categories. The university has an excellent record of inviting nearly 1000 organizations to its placement programs. Some of the major recruiting organizations which visit the campus for recruitment drives are Azeem Premji Foundation, TCS, and Wipro.
Patna University Quick Facts
- The placement cell of Patna University organizes a state-level youthscape startup event competition for the purpose of promoting entrepreneurship among the students of Bihar.
- There are 13 colleges affiliated with Patna University. Out of which 3 are girls colleges and the remaining 8 are co-ed colleges.
- Patna University has invited TCS and Mahindra & Mahindra group for providing soft skills training to the students so that they can face interviewers.
- For admission, PWD candidates are provided with the benefit of 4% reservation according to the rules of Govt. of Bihar.
Patna University Rankings
- Ranked 92nd position am