Located in the outskirts of Chapra Jai Prakash University entered the field of education and teaching in the year 1990. Since then the University is known for providing its students with a high-quality education. Covering an area of about 280 acres the college offers a wide range of graduate and postgraduate courses to choose from.
Brief Introduction about Jai Prakash University JPU
Jai Prakash University has nearly 21 constituents colleges and 28 affiliated colleges. It has proposed for medical college very recently. It was under Section 3(b) of Bihar State Universities Act, 1978 the university was created. The university is also recognized by UGC and is a member of the Association of Indian Universities. Apart from UG and PG courses the University also offers vocational and intermediate courses. It encourages and supports students belonging underprivileged community to get higher education.
|Courses offered||undergraduate, postgraduate, vocational and intermediate courses.|
Faculty and Department
The university has established various faculties and departments in order to address the needs of the students. The University assists its student community via the following departments,
- Sports cafeteria
- National Cadet Crops
- Students Union
- Directorate of distance education
- Student welfare
A few among the many departments include
- Department of humanities
- Department of law
- Department of science
- Department of commerce
- Department of engineering
- Department of social
Admission Time and date
Admission to its various courses to name a few humanities, law and engineering will be via online. You will have to apply by payment of an application fee. After which the seats are allowed on the basis of various criteria. Some important dates to keep track of include,
|Application opens||May 1st week|
|Application closes||July last week|
Though it is the general dates for all courses stick to the official website to know accurate dates and updates.
Follow the below pointers to apply for Jai Prakash University,
- Applications are to be sent online with all the essential documents.
- 10 and +2 happen to be the minimum criteria, however, different courses have mandated different requirements respectively.
- Once applied the students are selected on the basis of merit through counselling.
- There is also a specific reservation criterion by which students are selected.
Distance Education Programmes
The University established the Distance education programme and started teaching to fulfil its mission of giving quality education to the underprivileged. The distance education programmes are governed and controlled by the University’s academic council and syndicate. The courses offered includes,
- B.C.A. Bachelor of Computer Application -3yr.
- B.B.A. Bachelor of Business Administration -3yr.
- B.J.M.C. Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication-1yr.
- B. Li. Inf. Sc. Bachelor of Library Information Science -3yr.
- B.A., B.Com., B.Sc. Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Science -3yr.
- M.A., M.Com., M.Sc. Post Graduation in Mathematics & Statistics -3yr.
List of colleges.
The following are a list of colleges. It consists of about 21 affiliated colleges in Chapra, Siwan and Gopalganj district. Apart from that it also holds 11 affiliated colleges and 12 proposed professional colleges.
Chapra (Saran) District.
- Rajendra College, Chapra (Saran)
- Jagdam College, Chapra (Saran)
- Jai Prakash Mahila College, Chapra (Saran)
- Ramjaipal College, Chapra (Saran)
- Ganga Singh College, Chapra (Saran)
- P. C. Vigyan College, Chapra (Saran)
- Jaglal Choudhary College, Chapra (Saran)
- Y. N. College, Dighwara, (Saran)
- Nandalal Singh College, Daudpur Jaitpur (Saran)
- P. N. College, Parsa, (Saran)
- H. R. College, Amnour, (Saran)
In Siwan District
- D.A.V.College, Siwan
- Vidya Bhawan Mahila College, Siwan
- Raja Singh College, Siwan
- R.B.G.R.College, Maharajganj, (Siwan)
- Narayan College, Goriyakothi, (Siwan)
- H. R. College, Mairwa, (Siwan)
In Gopalganj District
- Kamla Rai College, Gopalganj
- Mahendra Mahila College, Gopalganj
- Gopeshwar College, Hathwa, (Gopalganj)
- Bhola Prasad Singh College, Bhore, (Gopalganj)
The Affiliated Colleges are :-
- P.R. College, Sonpur, Saran. (Deficit Grant)
- Z.A. Islamia College, Siwan. (Deficit Grant and Minority College)
- Dr.P.N.Singh Degree College, Chapra.
- B.D.S.M. Mahila College, Salempur, Chapra.
- Lok Mahavidyalaya,Hafizpur Baniapur (Saran).
- Deoraha Baba Shridhar Das Degree College, Kadna Garkha (Saran).
- Daroga Pd.Rai Degree College, Siwan.
- Mazhrul Haque Degree College, Tarwara (Siwan).
- Desh Ratan Rajaendra Prasad Degree College, Ziradai (Siwan).
- Shri Mahendra Das Degree College, Mathia Nechua, Jalalpur (Gopalganj)
- Mata Rojhni Devi Chhathu Ram Degree College, Mairwa (Siwan)
The Proposed Professional Colleges are :-
- Ganga Singh Law College, Chapra
- Siwan Engineering & Technical Institute, Siwan
- Gorakh Singh B. Ed. College, Maharajganj
- Solanki Teachers Training College, Chapra
- A. Y. T. Teachers Training College, Vill-Sariya, P.O.+P.S. – Guthni (Siwan)
- Baikunth Teachers Training College, Vill-Amlouri (Siwan)
- S. R. Teachers Training College, Line Bazar, Mirganj (Gopalganj)
- Govt. Teacher Training College, Dhai Akhar Bhawan, Near Bus Stand, Chapra
- Mathura Singh Teachers Training College, Jalalpur, Khalpura, Saran
- Prakash B. Ed. Teacher Training College, Chetan Chapra, N.H. 101, Saran
- Basudeo Singh Memorial B.Ed. College, Mashrak, Saran, Bihar.
- Rajendra Kishori B.Ed. College, Sughari, Bhagwanpur, Siwan.
University Contact details
|Phone no|| – 233121|
|Email-id||[email protected] [email protected]|
|Address||Jai Prakash Vishwavidyalaya, Rahul Sankrityan Nagar, Near Parwati Ashram (Chota Telpa), Chapra – 841301, Bihar.|