Vinoba Bhave University, known as VBU, located in Hazaribagh, Jharkhand was established in 1992. VBU has NAAC accreditation with a grade ‘B’ and it’s a UGC approved university.

It is a state university offering courses like post-graduation, law, medical, management and doctorate.

It has a merit-based admission process with examinations like JEE Main/NEET/CAT/MAT/CMAT/JCECE etc.

Companies like Tata, Mahindra and Mahindra, Wipro visit the campus to recruit students. VBU has a 90% placement rate in their MCA programme with the highest LPA of Rs. 9 lakhs.

They also offer various facilities like hostels, library, laboratories for students. Vinoba Bhave University is the 6th top university in Jharkhand. It has an enormous number of constituent and affiliated colleges under its huge umbrella.

Vinoba Bhave University: Highlights

Go through the information below about Vinoba Bhave University to know it in detail.

Established | Institute Type 1992|State University|Public
Founder Lalu Prasad Yadav
Chancellor Draupadi Murmu
Vice-chancellor Mukul Narayan Deo
Location and Headquarter Hazaribagh, Jharkhand
Approved by UGC
Courses Offered UG, PG, PhD
Popular courses B.E./B.Tech
Number of courses 50 courses
Application Mode Both offline and online
Admission Criteria Based on entrance exams and merit list
Top Recruiters L&T, Tata, Adani
Campus Area|Type 67 Acres|Urban
Facilities Available Hostel, laboratories, healthcare, library etc.
Official Website

Vinoba Bhave University: Ranking

VBU, Hazaribagh has a noticeable performance throughout the year when it comes to ranking.

State Ranking(Jharkhand) 6
Country Ranking 433
World Ranking 8621

Vinoba Bhave University: Courses

VBU has several courses to offer with limited seats every year as per the chart below-

B.Sc. Physics Science stream in 10+2
  • 50% marks in 10+2 for general candidates
  • 45% marks in 10+2 for reserved category
  • Duration: (3 years)
B.Tech Mechanical Engineering
  • 50% marks in 10+2 for general candidates in PCM
  • And 45% marks in 10+2 for reserved category in PCM
  • Duration: (4 years)
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
IT Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Electronic & Communication Engineering
M.A English
  • Graduation in a suitable subject.
  • 50% marks in graduation.
  • Duration: (2 years)
Political Science
Home Science
M.Sc. Zoology
  • Graduation in a suitable subject.
  • 50% marks in graduation.
  • Duration: (2 years)
M.Tech Machine Designing
  • Marks of B.E or B.Tech
  • Marks of GATE examination
  • Duration: (2 years)
Plant Designing
Power System
Structural Engineering
Heat & Power Engineering
Soil Mechanics & Foundation Engineering
Process Metallurgy
Physical Metallurgy
Control System Engineering
MBA International Business
  • 50% in BBA (General)
  • 45% in BBA (Reserved)
  • The score of CAT /MAT /XAT /CMAT /ATMA and Marks of GD and PI
  • Duration: (2 Years)
Human Resource
Production Management
  • 50% PCM & English in 10+2(General)
  • 40% PCM & English in 10+2(Reserved)
  • Score of NEET
  • Duration: (5 Years)
Ph.D Arts
  • 55% marks in UGC NET/CSIR NET with a suitable subject
  • Duration: (3 years)

Vinoba Bhave University: Admissions

The admission process of VBU is based on merit lists, published by the university.

However for some courses admission can be done on entrance exams also. There are some specific examinations for some courses. Such as-

  • Ranking of JEE Main examination for B.Tech.
  • Ranking of GATE examination for M.Tech.
  • The scores of CAT/MAT/XAT/CMAT/ATMA for admission in MBA.
  • B.Ed degree for the admission of M.Ed.
  • The score of the JCECE examination for admission to MCA.
  • NEET examination ranking for admission in MBBS.
  • Marks of UGC NET/CSIR NET for admission in a doctorate degree.

How to apply?

  • Candidates need to check the university website regularly to know the university updates about admission to various courses.
  • Once the notification is available create an account on VBU official website as an applicant.
  • Then go to the ‘apply’ section of the course of your choice.
  • Fill up the form properly with all the required documents.
  • Make sure to fill in the details like marks, percentage accurately otherwise it can be a huge problem during offline verification of the documents.
  • Pay the required amount of money(mentioned in the form) online or offline (demand draft) mode.
  • Application fees for MBA are Rs. 1000/- and Rs. 750/- for general and reserved candidates respectively.

Vinoba Bhave University Hazaribagh Cut Off

VBU has a merit-based admission process depending on how many seats are available in that particular year in various subjects and courses. Students are advised to check the VBU official website for the merit list and waiting list to appear.

Vinoba Bhave University: Placements

VBU has a great placement rate across all the courses.

B.Com 60 to 70% Rs. 9 lakhs |Rs. 4.5 lakhs
MCA 90% Rs. 9 lakhs |Rs. 5.5 lakhs
B.A 40% Rs. 2.10 lakhs |Data not available
B.Tech 70% Rs. 10.12 lakhs |Rs. 3.25 lakhs

Top Recruiters

Every year lots of high and medium profile companies visit the university to offer various posts to the students. Among those companies some significant names are

Vedanta Tata Steel Mine and Honda
L & T Yamaha Solutions SAIL
Wipro PEPSICO Bokaro
SBI IndianOil IDBI Bank
PHILIPS NOKIA Mahindra and Mahindra
Tata Motors HDFC Bank Airtel

Vinoba Bhave University: Scholarships

VBU has quite a few numbers of government scholarships which are –

  1. Merit Scholarship based on rank
  2. Merit Cum Means Scholarship for Minority group (For PG Courses)
  3. Maulana Azad Gandhi National Fellowship for Minority Group
  4. Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship
  5. UGC NET Scholarship

Vinoba Bhave University: Facilities

VBU Hazaribagh has a lot of facilities for students to make them feel comfortable.

  • Hostels:VBU has separate in-campus hostels for girls and boys. Boys’ hostels have a capacity of 100 beds and girls’ hostels have a capacity of 95 beds.
  • Campus Wifi:VBU Hazaribagh has a 24×7 wifi connection on the campus.
  • Laboratory:VBU Hazaribagh campus has laboratories for Physics, Chemistry, Computer, Language, and Medical students.
  • Sports arrangements: VBU Hazaribagh has arrangements for sports like basketball, cricket, football, volleyball etc.

Besides the university has facilities like a library, cafeteria, gym, auditorium, hospital facilities, bank, ATM and seminar hall.

Vinoba Bhave University: Faculty

VBU has a very strong faculty that is committed to imparting knowledge to its students. Every department has qualified professors. A list of the number of professors in some departments are here –

  • Biotechnology – 4 professors
  • MBA – 11 professors
  • MCA – 8 Professors
  • UCET – 31 Professors
  • Chemistry – 5 Professors
  • Physics – 5 Professors
  • Commerce – 6 Professors
  • Economics – 5 Professors
  • Hindi – 8 Professors
  • History – 6 Professors
  • Home Science – 5 Professors

Vinoba Bhave University: FAQs

Ques: How to get the degree certificate from VBU, Hazaribagh?

Ans: The student can contact the examination controller from VBU, Hazaribagh, official website. Also, the student can apply online for the certificate needed with the required payment through their website. VBU Hazaribagh will send it by post.

Ques: What is the Motto of Vinoba Bhave University?

Ans: Vinoba Bhave University is a 29 years old university. The motto of this university is “Jeevanam Satya Sodhanam”.

Ques: What is the fee structure of M.Ed admission in BHU, Hazaribagh?

Ans: The fees structure of M.Ed admission in BHU, Hazaribagh is Rs. 85000/- for general and OBC, Rs. 51000/- for SC and ST and Rs. 1,40,000 for NRI students.

Ques: Is MBA too costly in VBU, Hazaribagh?

Ans: Not really, compared to the other universities VBU, Hazaribagh offers MBA at a very reasonable cost. It costs Rs. 65,500/- per year.

Ques: How is the food quality of the hostel in VBU, Hazaribagh campus?

Ans: According to the students who stay in the hostel, the university provides delicious food. The food there is also nutritious and healthy enough for the students.