North Bengal University Distance Education 2017 – University of North Bengal, Directorate of Distance Education offers admission to Master Degree courses under DE mode for the session 2017-18. The applications are to be submitted through online system. For detailed information regarding eligibility, submission of online application form and fees candidates are advised to visit the page. Candidates who are interested can fill their Application form from below and read the complete information before filling the Application Form.

North Bengal University Distance Education 2017

Candidates seeking admission in M.A in Bengali, English, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Mathematics and Nepali under DE Mode have to fill the Application form through online form the official portal or

Schedule for North Bengal University Distance Education 2017 is given below.

Application Form 2017

Admission to various P.G programme will be processed online. The applicants seeking admission to the NBU Campus or any of the Study Centres under DDE, NBU may visit the websites: &

The applicant has to register his / her e-mail address, contact no. and other details for registration. A link with login ID and password will be sent to the registered e-mail address for verification and activation. After carefully going through the prospectus the applicant shall visit Distance Download Section ( and fill up the application form, choose the study centre, subject and make payment of course fees and other fees. The payment may be made online using Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking.

For M.A Part I

For M.A Part II

After online submission of application form and payment of fees, the applicant needs to download the form and receipt of fees and get them printed. The applicants must submit the print copy of the aforesaid documents, photocopy of uploaded certificates / testimonials to the DDE NBU office / Study Centre selected, during the stipulated period as mentioned in admission schedule. Candidates are required to bring all the original copies of the uploaded certificates / testimonials for verification. After verification and acceptance, the original documents will be returned on the same day and the learners will be issued an Enrolment Card/Identity Card and Self Instructional Material (SIM) / Study Material.

Applicants are requested to keep the softcopy of all the required documents / testimonials before giving input to avoid last minute persecution:

  • Soft copy of Photograph (Passport size colour 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm; less then 50KB / 100 dpi )
  • Soft copy of Signature (less then 20KB; jpeg, jpg, png, bmp, gif formats are allowed )
  • Admit Card (Madhyamik or Equivalent) or Proof of Date of Birth
  • Madhyamik or Equivalent Mark sheet
  • H.S. (10+2) Mark sheet
  • Graduation Mark sheet
  • University Registration Certificate
  • Migration Certificate in original ( for migrated candidates)
  • Appropriate documents for SC/ ST/OBC/PC (PH)/AAY/BPL candidates.

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to the M.A. Part – I programme the candidate should satisfy the following condition:

  • He/She should be a B.A. in Honours or General course (10+2+3 pattern) and 2 years Degree course (10+2+2 pattern) with 1-year Bridge Course from any recognized University.
  • The subject in which the candidate wants to apply must have been studied at the graduation level as an elective one with at least 300 marks.

Scholarships and Concession of Fees

Students belonging to Reserved Categories viz. Minorities & others admitted to Directorate of Distance Education are eligible and acceptable for the Backward Classes Welfare (West Bengal) scholarships provided these are available for PG level programmes as per government rules.

Students belonging to AAY & BPL category may avail 50% concession of course fee on production of verified documents. Candidates claiming reservation under AAY & BPL category shall be required to submit AAY & BPL Certificate issued by a Gazetted Officer not below the rank of B.D.O. mentioning BPL ID No. against his/her name. No other Certificate or documents like Ration Cards etc. shall be accepted.

Fee Structure

For learners / students having Registration No. of
NBU and being admitted within the stipulated date as
fixed by the DDE will have to pay
Part-I :
Rs. 5880/- (without late fee)
Rs. 6130/- (with late fee)
For learners / students not registered under NBU i.e.
students from other Universities being admitted
within the stipulated date as fixed by the DDE will
have to pay
Part-I :
Rs. 6130/- (without late fee)
Rs. 6380/- (with late fee)
[Including revalidation of
registration certificate charge]
For learners / students having Registration No. of
NBU and being admitted within the stipulated date as
fixed by the DDE will have to pay
Part-II :
Rs. 7230/- (without late fee)
Rs. 7480/- (with late fee)

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