The University of Burdwan (also known as Burdwan University or B. U.) is a premier Four Star public university in Purba Bardhaman, West Bengal, India. It was established by the West Bengal Government as a teaching and affiliating university on 15 June 1960 with six graduate departments and 30 undergraduate colleges spread over three districts that come under the jurisdiction of the university. The jurisdiction covers Birbhum district, Purba Bardhaman district and Hooghly district except Srirampore subdivision. The main campus is of 398 acres (approximately).
The University has four academic campuses —
1) Golapbag Campus.
2) UIT campus for Engineering.
3) Rajbati Campus.
4) Tara bag Campus for Medical Education.
It has been awarded Four Star status by NAAC under UGC, Govt. of India. This University is famous for Law , Management, Engineering & Medical Education.