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Welcome To Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University

We Will Help You To Learn

University has tie up with universities in Taiwan for faculty/students exchange.


Our students are the achievers

UGC Approved Degrees

Our allumini are the leaders in the world and making changes on the planet to make it a better place to live.


Exclusivly For Education

Education For Everyone

University has mission to take education to every door in Cooch Behar.

Learn Online

Courses are available on our website and also streamed through a regular schedule. Cloud Radio is used to stream the courses throghout the University premises for reinforced learning

Expert Teachers

Our teachers possess Doctorate degrees and have teaching / research experience of several years. They are dedicated to their profession and they use learner centric approach for imparting education

Best Classrooms / Labs

We have classrooms with audio/video facilities, auditoriums, video and audio recording studios. We have a cloud radio studios with servers and encourage our students to share their learning online

First University to teach in 92 languages
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Welcome to

Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University

COOCH BEHAR PANCHANAN BARMA UNIVERSITY, has been named after the great social reformer Thakur Panchanan Barma. Panchanan Barma, also known as Thakur Panchanan and Roy Saheb, was a Rajbanshi leader and reformer from Cooch Behar. He established Kshatriya Sabha in order to inculcate Brahminical values and practices among the people from Rajbanshi community in this region in particular, and in Bengal in general. Thakur Panchanan Barma (1866 - 1935) was born at Khalisamari village in erstwhile Cooch Behar State. He graduated from Victoria College, Cooch Behar - which was then affiliated with the University of Calcutta - with an honours in Sanskrit in 1893. Later he passed MA and LLB in 1897 and 1898 respectively from the same university.

Dr. Debkumar Mukhopadhyay, Vice-Chancellor addressing in National Conference in Delhi.









Our Features

We believe in self learning and acquiring knowledge at own pace. Therefore our class room lectures are supplemented with online course material, streaming audio / video and interactive learning. We believe in self learning and acquiring knowledge at own pace. Therefore our class room lectures are supplemented with online course material, streaming audio / video and interactive learning. This is the first Government University in India offering online courses for skill development, employability and livelihood generation.

Professional Courses

Our courses include science, huminities and mass media & journalism. We also provide short term skill development courses in media management, Radio Jockey/RJ, video production.

Expert Teachers

Our teachers mix with the students for two way learning process. The emphasis is on developing skill to apply knowledge and creat a new civilized society.

Online Learning

We also provide online learning courses especially to students of our affliated colleges to reinforce the class room lectures and also cover the gap in teachers presence at remote colleges.

Audio Lessons

Our endavour is to put our all class room lectures on this website to make it available to our stuents especially in our affliated colleges. This makes us a unique university with our lectures available at any time, any where around the world. Class room lectures will also be streamed several times. The times of our straeming shall be announced from time to time.

Cloud Radio/Local Radio/ Internet Radio/Global Radio

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Video Lessons

Video recordings of our expert teachers are also made available to our students. These videos are produced in our own studios and we encourage our students to get involved in production. These videos are available in video lessons.

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Radio Cooch Behar

Bengali culture essentially means tradition, customs, aesthetic sense, communal living, sense of warmth, religious and essentially food lover.Music , dance, drama or any other form of art is quite popular recreation in Cooch Behar.CBPBU is starting a radio channel to popularise the rich culture and heritage of West Bengal and also areas near Coochbehar using mass media, new media and FM Radio. Listen to our "Radio Cooch Behar".

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Short term Media Courses

The Indian media and entertainment industry is estimated to touch $52,683 million (around Rs 3.73 lakh crore) by 2022 led by increasing disposable income, population and content consumption across the formats, according to a survey by Assocham-PwC.By 2022, the Indian video OTT market will be among the top-10 markets globally with a market size of $823 million (Rs 5,363 crore). The entertainment and media industry is projected to grow at a CAGR of 11.7 per cent from $30,364 million in 2017 to $52,683 million in 2022,

Advance Diploma One year

Audio and Video production.

Audio/Video post production teaches linear editing, mixing various effects, visuals, sound bytes etc. This is a highly paying profession since in the entire entertainment industry namely, radio station, TV station, film industry, event management, cassette industry; the post production is an essential ingredient. The career is very rewarding, exciting and glamorous.Our modern lab having broadcast studio & audio/video editing system equipped with Mac Pro, FCP Pro IMac.

Rs. 40,000.00
Advance Diploma One year

Radio Jockey/ Radio Annoncer.

Radio Jockeying rquires talent, a good voice, a clear diction, accurate pronunciation, flare and fluency in the language. They need speed of response, good sense of humour, individuality, creativity, spontaneity and an intensive knowledge of music. People enjoy listening to an RJ with qualities like mimicry, local dialects and comedy or humour.

Rs. 25,000.00
Advance Diploma One year

Head Production / Management .

The course includes understanding the working of a radio/TV station/production house. This involves learning of programme production, engineering management, personnel management, advertisement and earning revenue. The students are taught to become industry leaders and become vice president operations/ production.

Rs. 40,000.00
Advance Diploma One Year

Station Management

It is designed to acquaint students with the knowledge, principles and skills of broadcast station organization, management and operations. Our course will also train students to use ICT, New Media & New Media.

Rs. 40,000
Advance Diploma one year

Journalism and Mass Comminication.

Complete skill in print and electronic media (Radio and TV) journalism with option to exit or continue for Bachelor degree. The skill development including an internship in entertainment house is part of curriculum.

Bachlor Degree Three year

Journalism and Mass Comminication.

Degree course in journalism and mass communication with skill in print, electronic, new media and internship in Industry. The course has several options for specialization such as sports /agriculture/political journalism.

Rs. 100,000.00

Our Teachers

Our teachers are highly educated, experienced and have passion for teaching.

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Professor In Physics

Research interests of Prof. Haldar are High-energy Heavy-ion Interaction. Studies on different global and local aspects of multi-particle production, particle density fluctuation, etc by using various statistical / analytical methods and Monte-Carlo simulations.He published 52 International Referred Journal, 9 International Conference, 12 National Conference, 2 State level Conference papers & 2 Books.

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Dr. Gobinda Ch. De
(M.Sc., Ph.D.)

Professor In Inorganic Chemistry

Outline of Current Research interest: Protein Bio-chemistry of the membrane protein and their interaction with membrane mimetic environment using biophysical methods mostly spectroscopy. The food habit and the life style of the urban population are mostly responsible for the diabetes. Dental caring herbs (Neem & Jatrofa Carcus twig)i n the rural areas of Bengal.

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Prof.Dr.Pradip Kumar Kar

Professor and Head, Department of Zoology

More than 20 years of research experience in , Molecular biology, biochemistry, enzymology, amino acid analysis, electron microscopy, chromatography (TLC, HPLC) and various other departments.Has keen interest in biological sciences research, enjoy developing and executing research at own initiative and as part of a scientific team and is flexible.

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Mr. Pran Pratim Paul

Department of Mass Communication and Journalism

Mr. Pran Pratim Paul, Co-ordinator of Department of Mass Communication and Journalism imparts its students with not just good theoretical knowledge about the subject, but also provides best practical environment providing them with DSLR Cameras, Video Cameras, a working Computer Lab and an Audio/Video Studio.

My life at COOCH BEHAR PANCHANAN BARMA UNIVERSITY made me stronger and took me a step ahead for being an independent enterprenure. I am thankful to all the teachers who supported us and corrected us throughout our bachelors. .

Happy Student

I am happy that my son selected the COOCH BEHAR PANCHANAN BARMA UNIVERSITY for station management course and he is now head of a private channel..

Happy Parent

I am grateful for the efforts of Department of Media and Communication to pitch us all at a platform like TV India and other renowned companies.

Happy Student

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The best thing that happened in life is that I joined the University. The teaching methodology is unique.



COOCH BEHAR PANCHANAN BARMA UNIVERSITY has world class lab and teaching methodologies.