Nalanda Open University,Bihar Admission 2020-21

University Name Nalanda Open University
Type of University State University
University Contact Number 0612 220 6916
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UG Courses B.A, B.Sc, BBA, B.Com, BCA
PG Courses M.A, MCA, M.Sc.
Other Courses PhD
Address 2nd/3rd Floor, Biscomaun Bhawan, Gandhi Maidan, Patna, Bihar 800001
Location Gandhi Maidan, Patna, Bihar
Affiliated With UGC
Founded March 1987
Admission 2020-21 Nalanda Open University Admission
Fee Structure Nalanda Open University Fee Structure

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  • 21 August 2020: Admissions Are Open. The University Provided Admission In Different Program. Who students want Admission In Any Program. Click Here.
  • 19 August 2020: The University Announced The Tentative Examination Schedule, 2020. For More Info Click Here.
  • 17 August 2020: The University Informed Regarding Examination Starting from 16-7-20 Postponed due to COVID-19. For More Info Click Here.

Nalanda Open University, that is Located Gandhi Maidan, Patna, Bihar, this University Provide These Courses like BA, B.Sc., B.Tech. Course. it was Established in March 1987 and Affiliated With The University Grants Commission. Students Can Check More Courses These Are This Article Relate to Bangalore University, Students can Check all Details Like Courses, Fees, Faculty Details, Contact Details and Many More, Given Below.

BA Admission
B.Sc Admission
B.Com Admission
BBA Admission
B.Tech
B.Arch Admission
BCA Admission
BJMC Admission
BHMCT Admission
BDS Admission
MBBS Admission
B.ALLB/LLB Admission
B.Pharma Admission
BFA Admission
MA Admission
M.Sc Admission
M.Com Admission
MBA Admission
MCA Admission

How to get the Admission Form of Nalanda University?

Only eligible students can apply for admission to the university. You can choose one course which is offered by the University. You will get admission form and prospectus through DD(Demand Draft) to pay INR Rs.350.00 from the admission counter of the University and as well as you can make a Demand Draft of INR Rs 400.00 by registered post, drawn in favor of Nalanda Open University, Payable at Patna. 25% fee concession to Women seeking admission in any courses.

Online Mode:

Students can take admission in the university by visiting the university official website (http://www.nou.ac.in/) before the 31/Aug/2020.

Offline mode:

Students can take the admission form from the university head office, and fill all details then submit it to University head-office before 31/Aug/2020.

Mode of selection:

The selection process of the admission is based on the entrance exam and merit list.

Important date

Application form submission date: 28 June 2020

Application form Submission last date: 31 Aug 2020

Application fee Rs. 450/-(Rs 400 if the application form is required via post).

The following are the minimum requirement for admission to various courses:

Name of the Program Eligibility  Course Duration
Ph.D. (Program is suspended till further order) Post Graduation in Relevant Area
MCA BCA/ B.Sc.(Computer Science) or Bachelor’s Degree with Mathematics as a subject 3 Years
Master’s Degree in Commerce Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce

2 Years

P.G.Diploma Courses Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent*

1 Year

B.Ed Courses Bachelor’s Degree in any subject with at least 45% marks at graduate level plus 2 Years teaching experience 2 Years
BLIS Bachelor Degree or equivalent*

1 Year

Bachelor’s Degree in Arts Subjects Intermediate in any stream 3 Years
Bachelor’s Degree in Science Subjects Intermediate in Science 3 Years
Bachelor’s Degree Courses (B.Com) Intermediate in any stream

3 Years

BCA Intermediate with Maths or I.A with Certificate in Computing

3 Years

Master’s Degree in Arts Subjects Bachelor or equivalent Degree in any subject 2 Years
Master’s Degree in Science Subjects Bachelor or equivalent Degree in the concerned Science subject 2 Years
MLIS BLIS

1 Year

MJMC Bachelor Degree or equivalent Degree in any subject or PGDJMC

2 Years

Intermediate Matriculation or Equivalent

2 Years

Certificate Courses Matriculation or Intermediate as per the requirement of each program

9/6 Months

Document Required at the time of admission form.

  • Attested Photocopy of the mark sheet of the qualifying examination.
  • Attested Caste Certificate
  • Passport size Photograph
  • Certificates of Transfer
  • Students applying for B.Ed Program Must deposit all prescribe document along with the admission form.

Nalanda Open University Prospectus 2020-21: Download Now

The Nalanda Open University is the only University in the State of Bihar meant for communicating learning completely through the system of distance education. Later, Nalanda Open University Act, 1995 was approved by the Bihar Government, replacing the Regulation, and the University came under the authority and authority of the new Act automatically. The University is named after the famous Nalanda University of Antique India. The University is recognized by the Distance Education Council (DEC), University Grants Commission, and Ministry of HRD, Government of India for imparting education through distance mode. The University was established on March 1987 by an ordinance, promulgated by the Government of Bihar.  the University or by sending the demand draft of Rs.400.00 by registered post, drawn in favor of Nalanda Open University, Payable at Patna.

Nalanda Open University Courses

Ph.D. Programme
Economics
Education
Geography
Hindi
History
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology
Urdu
Botany
Chemistry
Mathematics
Physics
Zoology
Commerce

POST GRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMMES

Master of Computer Application (MCA)

M.A. (Economics)

M.A. (Geography)

M.Sc. (Geography)

M.A. (Hindi)

M.A. (History)

M.A. (Magahi)

M.A. (Political Science)

M.A. (Psychology)

M.A. (Sociology)
M.A. (Public Administration)
M.A. (Environmental Studies)
M.A. (Rural Development)
M.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication)
Master of Library & Information Science (One Year Course)
Master in Commerce (M.Com)
M.A. (Bhojpuri)
M.A. (Education)
M.A. (Urdu)
M.Sc. (Botany)
M.Sc. (Mathematics)
M.Sc. (Physics)
M.Sc. (Zoology)

POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management

Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management

Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication

Post Graduate Diploma in Yogic Studies

GRADUATE OR DEGREE PROGRAMMES

B.A. Honours (Economics)

B.A. Honours (Hindi)

B.A. Honours (History)

B.A. Honours (Pol. Science)
B.A. Honours (Psychology)
B.A. Honours (Sociology)
B.A. Honours (Social Work)
B.A. Honours (Geography)
B.A. Honours (Tourism)
B.A. Honours (Home Science)
B.A. Honours (Education)

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONS.)

B.Sc. Honours (Botany)

B.Sc. Honours (Chemistry)
B.Sc. Honours (Geography)
B.Sc. Honours (Mathematics)
B.Sc. Honours (Physics)
B.Sc. Honours (Zoology)
B.Sc. Honours (Home Science)
BACHELOR OF COMMERCE
Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
OTHER BACHELOR COURSES
Bachelor of Library and Information Science (One Year Course)
Bachelor of Computer Application
Bachelor of Education

INTERMEDIATE PROGRAMME

Intermediate of Arts

Intermediate of Commerce

Intermediate of Science

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME (Nine Months Course)

Certificate in Computing
Certificate in Library Science
Certificate in Clinical Dental Technique
Certificate in Dental and Oral Hygiene
Certification in ECG Technique
Certificate in Laboratory Technique
Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technique
Certificate in Physiotherapy and Yoga Therapy
Certificate in Operation Theatre Assistant
Certificate in Clinical Dental Technique
Certificate in  Dental Mechanic
Certificate in Radiography & Imaging Technique
Certificate in Basic Medical Assistance and Nursing Care
Certificate in Optometry & Ophthalmic Assistance

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME (Six Months Course)

Certificate in Abolotion of Child Labour
Certificate in Bhojpuri Language

Certificate in Bio-fertilizer Production

Certificate in Buddhist Studies

Certificate in Child and Women Rights
Certificate in Child Psychology and Guidance
Certificate in Christian Studies
Certificate in Disaster Management
Certificate in Environment Studies
Certificate in Floriculture Technology
Certificate in Food and Nutrition
Certificate in Health and Environment
Certificate in Hindu Studies
Certificate in HIV and Family Education
Certificate in Indian Constitution and Panchayati Raj
Certificate in Insurance Services
Certificate in Islamic Studies
Certificate in Jain Studies
Certificate in Legal Awareness Among Women
Certificate in Magahi Language
Certificate in Maithili Language
Certificate in Medicinal and Aromatic Plant
Certificate in Nutrition and Child Care
Certificate in Pali Language
Certificate in Prakrit Language
Certificate in Sanskrit Language
Certificate in Sikh Studies
Certificate in Urdu Language
Certificate in Soil Health Management
Certificate in Artificial Insemination & Minor Veterinary Services
Certificate in Interior Decoration
Certificate in Computer Network Administration (CCNA of CISCO)

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME (Four Weeks Course)

Certification in Home Usages of Computers
Other Courses
Master of Computer Application (MCA)
Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)
Certificate Course in Computing (CIC)
Short Certificate course in Home Usages of Computers
Certificate in Computer Network Administration– (Discovery)
Certificate in Computer Network Administration– (Exploration)
Master of Commerce
M. A. in Economics
Post-Graduate Diploma in Financial Management
Post-Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management
Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA)
B. A. (Hons.) in Economics
Intermediate of Commerce
Certificate Course in Disaster Management
Certificate Course in Insurance Services
M.A./M.Sc. in Environmental Science
P. G. Diploma in Yogic Studies
Certificate course in Basic Medical Assistance and Nursing
Certificate course in Child Psychology and Guidance
Certificate course in Clinical Dental Technique
Certificate course in Dental and Oral Hygiene
Certificate course in Dental Mechanics
Certificate course in ECG Technique
Certificate course in Environmental Studies
Certificate course in Food and Nutrition
Certificate course in Health and Environment
Certificate course in Nutrition and Child Care
Certificate course in Medical Laboratory Technique
Certificate course in HIV and Family Education
Certificate course in Operation Theatre Assistantship
Certificate course in Optometry and Ophthalmic Assistantship
Certificate course in Physiotherapy and Yoga-therapy
Certificate course in Radiography and Imaging Technique
Certificate course in Artificial Insemination and minor Veterinary Services
M. A. in Bhojpuri
M. A. in Hindi
M. A. in Magahi
M.A. in Sanskrit
M. A. in Urdu
P. G. Diploma in Hindi-English Translation  (To be introduced)
B. A. (Hons.) in Hindi
I. A. (Hindi)
Certificate Course in Bhojpuri
Certificate Course in Magahi
Certificate Course in Maithili
Certificate Course in Pali
Certificate Course in Prakrit
Certificate Course in Sanskrit
Certificate Course in Urdu
M. A. in History
B. A. (Hons.) in History
B. A. (Hons.) in Tourism
I. A. (History)
Certificate Course in Buddhist Studies
Certificate Course in Christian Studies
Certificate Course in Hindu Studies
Certificate Course in Islamic Studies
Certificate Course in Jain Studies
Certificate Course in Sikh Studies
Master in Journalism and Mass Communication
Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
Master of Library and Information Science
Bachelor of Library and Information Science
Certificate course in Library and Information Science
M. Sc. in Botany
M.Sc. in Chemistry
M.Sc. in Geography
M. Sc. in Mathematics
M. Sc. in Physics
M. Sc. in Zoology
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Botany
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Chemistry
B.Sc. (Hons.) in Geography
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Home Science
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Mathematics
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Physics
B. Sc. (Hons.) in Zoology
I. Sc. (Biology)
I.Sc. (Chemistry)
I.Sc. (Physics)
I.Sc. (Mathematics)
Certificate course in Bio-fertilizer Production
Certificate course in Floriculture Technology
Certificate course in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Certificate course in Soil Health Management
M. A. in Geography
M. A. in Political Science
M.A. in Psychology
M. A. in Pubic Administration
M. A. in Rural Development
M. A. in Sociology
B. A./B. Sc. (Hons.) in Geography
B. A./B.Sc. (Hons.) in Home Science
B. A. (Hons.) in Political Science
B.A. (Hons.) in Psychology
B. A. (Hons.) in Sociology
B. A. (Hons.) in Social Work
Intermediate (Arts)
Certificate course in Abolition of Child Labour
Certificate course in Child and Women’s Rights
Certificate course in Indian Constitution and Panchayati Raj
Certificate course in Legal Awareness Among Women
M. A. in Education
B. Ed.
B.A. in Education (To be introduced)

School of University

  • School of Computer Education and Information Technology
  • School of Social Sciences
  • School of Teacher’s Education
  • School of Economics, Commerce, and Management
  • School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • School of Library and Information Science
  • School of Health and Environmental Science
  • School of Indian and Foreign Languages
  • School of Indology
  • School of Pure and Agricultural Sciences

University Faculty

  • Prof. (Dr.) Shivakant Jha (Vice-Chancellor)
  • Sri Amar Nath Pandey (Chief Coordinator)
  • Dr. Kiran Pandey (Asstt. Professor)
  • Dr. Amresh Ranjan (Asstt. Professor)
  • Dr. S. P. Thakur (Chief Coordinator)
  • Dr. Bhagwan Pd. Singh (Coordinator)
  • Prof. Bhupender Kalsey (Chief Coordinator)
  • Dr. Israil Reza (Coordinator)
  • Dr. Bharti S. Kumar (Chief Coordinator)

University Admission Time Document Required

  • Migration and Character Certificate
  • Medical Certificate
  • 3 self-addressed envelope of size 10 x 4.5 inch each
  • UG Degree Mark Sheet
  • PG Degree Mark Sheet
  • Caste Certificate
  • 3 stamp-sized Photographs
  • 10th and 10+2-mark sheet along with the Passing Certificate

University Faculty

  • Dr. R. K. Sinha
  • Dr. Kiran Pandey
  • Dr. Amresh Ranjan
  • Dr. Sangeeta Kumari
  • Dr. Pallavi
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): Question: Is the Nalanda Open University UGC approved? Ans: Yes. Question:  Is Nalanda Open University Provides Distance education? Ans: Yes, All information available on the official website. Question:  What is the Eligibility Criteria? Ans: It’s different for all the different courses. Question: How to Apply for Admission? Ans: Online and Offline Mode.

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Why Join Nalanda Open University

  • Best Libraries
  • Inspiring Environment
  • Wonderful Facilities
  • Wide Area Campus
  • Good Education
  • Placements Record
  • Good Faculties
  • Best Performance
  • Good Practical Labs
  • Understanding with Teacher and Students
  • Good Results

About Campus:

Nalanda Open University offers UG and PG courses, offers a nine-month certificate, a 6-month program in the languages also.

  • Address: Gandhi Maidan, Patna (BIHAR).
  • Pin code: 800 001
  • Phone: 0612-2201013,0612-2206916
  • Email:nalopuni@sancharnet.in