Colleges in UP

Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University

Affiliated Colleges
Veer Bahadur Singh (VBS) Purvanchal University is a higher educational institution of academic excellence in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Functioning under the state government, the University is affiliating in nature and has a large number of institutions under its umbrella, spread over the eastern part of the state. Erstwhile known as Purvanchal University, the University was renamed in the honor of Late Shri Veer Bahadur Singh, former Chief Minister of the state. With an array of technical and professional facilities on the campus, VBS Purvanchal University has grown to become one of the most prominent universities in India.
Educational Streams
The University renders high standard education in both traditional and professional streams through its various departments and affiliated colleges. It encompasses undergraduate and post graduate courses in the fields of Management, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Applied Psychology, Environmental Science and various others. Furthermore, the University has 367 affiliated graduate and postgraduate colleges, spread across five districts of the state.
Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University boasts of state-of-the-art campus, equipped with world-class amenities. One of the most important necessities for smooth education is the inviting ambience. In addition, the University has well furnished hostels for both boys and girls in the premises for the convenience of outstation students. It also has a sports and fitness centre, apart from other facilities.

The University was established on October 2, 1987 as an affiliating university under U.P. State University Act, 1973 under the name of Purvanchal University. It was later renamed as Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University after Late Shri Veer Bahadur Singh, former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. Over the period of time, the University has emerged as a renowned name in the list of Indian universities.

  • Department of Engineering and Technology
  • Department of Business Management
  • Department of Pharmacy
  • Department of Mass Communication
  • Department of Human Resources Development
  • Department of Financial Studies
  • Department of Business Economics
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Applied Psychology
  • Department of Environmental Sciences
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Computer Applications

Contact address:
Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University
Jaunpur-Shahganj Road
Jaunpur - 222 001
Phone: +91-5452-252222, 252573
Fax: +91-5452-252222