Tripura University

Tripura University started its journey in 1987 under the  Tripura University Act with the objectives “to disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities” in the state in areas of contemporary relevance to the society and the country (with the motto “pursuit of excellence”) but to make special provisions for studies in tribal life and culture and to introduce vocational subjects with a view to provide employment opportunities to the students. The Act specifically enjoins the University to organise specialized diploma, degree and post-graduate courses in certain subjects. Keeping that spirit of the Act in consideration, Tripura University started its journey in 1987.

There are also a large number of colleges affiliated to the university.
  • Number of Colleges affiliated under Tripura University - 52
  • General Degree Colleges - 27
  • Professional Degree Colleges - 19
  • Technical Colleges - 2
  • Polytechnic Institutes - 4
  • Total Enrollment - 38114
  • Ph.D. programmes Offered: 34 subjects
  • Directorate of Distance Education: 05 Programs
  • Centre for tribal language: 01
  • Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policies: 01

Courses of Study in Tripura University

Post Graduate Studies : Science

Department of Botany
M.Sc. (Botany), Ph.D. (Botany) and Post Graduate Diploma in Bamboo Cultivation & Resource Utilization (BCRU)

Department of Geography and Disaster Management
M.A./ M.Sc., Ph.D.

Department of Mathematics
M.Sc., Ph.D.

Department of Zoology
M.Sc. in Zoology, Ph.D. in Zoology

Department of Electrical Engineering
M.Tech. (Electrical Engineering)

Department of Molecular Biology & Bioinformatics
M.Sc, Ph.D

Department of Forestry & Biodiversity
M.Sc. in Forestry & Biodiversity, Ph.D. in Forestry & Biodiversity

Department of Statistics
M.Sc., Ph.D

Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
M.Tech. (Electronics & Communication Engineering)

Department of Material Science and Engineering
Master of Technology (M. Tech.) in Material Science and Engineering

Department of Chemistry
  • M. Sc. in Chemistry with specialization in Inorganic chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry– four semester
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Rubber Technology – two semester
  • Pre-Ph. D. Course work – one semester
Department of Human Physiology
Post Graduate (M. Sc.) in Human Physiology, Ph.D

Department of Physics
M. Sc. (CBCS Semester system) & Ph. D. (with one semester course work)

Department of Information Technology
Doctor in Philosophy (Ph.D.), Master of Computer Application (MCA), Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)

Department of Computer Science & Engineering
M.Tech. in Computer Science & Engg.

Department of Pharmacy
  • M. Pharm. (Two years divided into four semesters including thesis work)
  • Ph.D. (Six months course work and thesis work)
Department of Microbiology
M.Sc.(4 Semesters), Ph.D.(with 1 semester course work)

Department of Library and Information Science
Bachelor of Library & Information Science (BLIS)

Department of Chemical and Polymer Engineering
M.Tech. in Chemical and Polymer Engineering, Ph.D.

Post Graduate Studies : Arts & Commerce

Department of Bengali
  • B.A. (Foundation Bengali), M.A., Ph.D., One Semester Ph.D.
  • Course-work. Integrated Master Degree
Department of Economics
IMD, M.A., Ph.D.

Department of Hindi
M.A , Integrated Master Degree, Ph.D.

Department of Philosophy
M.A., Integrated Master Degree, Ph.D

Department of Sanskrit
M.A. (2 Year in 4 Semester); Ph.D. Course Work (1 Semester); Ph.D.

Department of Rural Studies
Masters in Rural Management & Development

Department of Music
M.A. in Music (Hindustani Vocal) & M.A. in Dance (Kathak)

Department of Law
LL.M., Ph.D.

Department of Education
M.A. & Ph.D. in Education

Department of Psychology
M. A.(Applied Psychology), Ph. D. (Psychology)

Department of Linguistics and Tribal Languages

Department of Commerce
Master of Commerce, Ph. D.

Department of English
Ph.D., M.A. , IMD (Integrated Master Degree)

Department of History
B.A. (Hons), M.A., IMD, Ph.D.

Department of Political Science
M.A., IMD, Ph.D Programme & Course Work

School of Management

Department of Fine Arts
Master in Fine Arts (MFA), Ph.D.

Department of Journalism and Mass Communication
MA in Journalism and Mass Communication

Department of Sociology
M.A, Ph.D.

Department of Physical Education
M.P.Ed., Elective Courses: Physical Education, Self Defense & Yoga

Department of Kokborok
M.A. in Kokborok

Department of Linguistics and Tribal Languages

Post Graduate Diploma

Bamboo Cultivation and Resource Utilization
Post Graduate Diploma in Bamboo Cultivation & Resource Utilization (1 Yr. Duration)

Women’s Studies

Tribal and Ethnic Studies

Tribal Language

PG Diploma in Kokborok Language, Six months Certificate in Kokborok Language

Finance & Taxation
PG Diploma in FInance & Taxation

Vocational Under Graduate Program

Film and Video Production

Vocational Rubber Technology

B. Voc in Rubber Technology

Certificate Course

Kokborok Certificate Course

Garo Certificate Course

Mizo Certificate Course

Functional Hindi Certificate Course

Integrated Master Degree Programme(IMD)

The IMD Programme is offered in the following subjects :
English, Bengali, Hindi, History, Political Science, Philosophy, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics.
Core Subject :
Any one of the following subjects may be chosen as core subject: English, Bengali, Hindi, Economics, History, Political Science, Philosophy, Mathematics*, Statistics*, (*Subject to approval by the academic Council).
In addition to the Core Subject, students are required to do Compulsory English, Alt. English / MIL*, Fundamental of Computers, Foundation Course, Environmental Studies and Projects (Group Activity)
MIL: To choose one from Bengali, Hindi, Sanskrit

Tripura University Application Process

All the eligible candidates will be able to apply online for admission to various courses offered by Arunachal University of Studies. For that, candidates must have to visit the university official website - and fill up application form in online mode

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Tripura University Contact Details

Tripura University
Suryamaninagar, Tripura(W)
PIN: 799 022, India 

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