Tilak Manjhi Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur is also known with the name Bhagalpur University. This is the first institution in Bihar which is providing higher education to the state. This University was established in the year 1960, 12th July. It is a public institution which is sprawled in lush green 264 acres which is ideal for learning and teaching. This university has 15 B.Ed. colleges, 24 affiliated colleges, 30 constituent colleges, 5 research centers, 36 teaching departments and last but not the least 9 faculties. TMBU anchorages good academic ambience with dedicated and highly qualified staff providing research and quality teaching in versatile disciplines like modern science, social science, arts and humanity. This university is served by great people like Prof. J.S Datta Munshi, Prof. K.S. Bilgrami (both scientists), famous writer and poet Shri Ramdhari Singh Dinkar and PadmaVibhshan.

Established              :   1960
Vice Chancellor       :   Keshri Nath Tripathi
Location                   :   Tatarpur, Bhagalpur, Bihar
Affiliations               :   UGC
Website                    :   www.tmbu.org

Colleges Affiliates: 

Arts Colleges

  1. B. N. M. College
  2. B. R. M. College
  3. Bhagalpur National College
  4. D. S. M. College
  5. J. R. S. College
  6. K. K. S. College
  7. Koshi College
  8. Madan Ahilya College
  9. P. B. S. College
  10. RD and DJ College
  11. S. K. R. College
  12. S. S. V. College
  13. Sunderwati Mahila College
  14. T. N. B. College

Engineering Colleges

  2. Bihar Institute of Silk and Textile

Medical Colleges

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College

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Botany:  M.Sc. and Ph.D.

Zoology: M.Sc. and Ph.D.

Physics: M.Sc. and Ph.D. (PGDCA proposed)

Chemistry: M.Sc., MCIE and Ph.D.

Mathematics: MA, Ph.D., PG diploma in women and child welfare

Biotechnology: M.Sc.

Economics: MA, Ph.D., D.Litt.

Geography: MA, Ph.D., certificate course in remote sensing.

History: MA, Ph.D.

Psychology: MA, Ph.D. diploma in clinical and counseling, certificate course in yogic studies.

Industrial Relations & Personnel Management: MA (IRPM), Ph.D., D.Litt.

Sociology: MA, Ph.D.

Rural Economics & Co-Operation: MA, Ph.D., D.Litt.

Home Science-Food & Nutrition: MA, Ph.D., D.Litt. M.Sc., P. G. Diploma in Women & Child Welfare

Gandhian Thought: MA, Ph.D. diploma course

Ambedkar Thought & Social Work: MA, Ph.D.

Ancient Indian History, Culture & Archaeology: MA, Ph.D. PG diploma in Archeology and museology and tourism.

Anthropology: MA

Library & Information Science: M. Lib & Inf. Science, B. Lib & Inf. Science , Ph. D.

English: M.A. English, Ph.D., D. Litt., Certificate Course in Business Communication & Spoken English

Hindi: M.A. Hindi, Ph.D., D. Litt.

Sanskrit: M.A., Ph.D., Saral Sanskrit Sambhashan Kendra (Certificate Course)

Urdu: M.A. Urdu, Ph.D., D. Litt.

Bengali: M.A., Ph.D., D. Litt.

Maithili: M.A. Maithili

Philosophy: M.A., Ph.D., D. Litt. , P. G. Diploma in Philosophical Foundations of Applied Yoga

Music: M.A. Music

Persian: M.A., Ph.D.

Angika: M.A.

Commerce: M.Com. (Previous & Final), Ph.D.

Law: LL. M., Ph. D.

Business Administration: PG in Business Administration