Fee Structure Of NOU, Patna-Nalanda Open University

Application and Admission Procedure

How to Apply:

The university offers different school level, graduate, postgraduate and certificate courses. The eligibility criterion is different for each course.

The application can be made through the following modes:

Offline mode: The admission form can be purchased from the counter at the university with a demand draft of Rs 350. It can be ordered as well through a demand draft of Rs 400 made in the name of Nalanda Open University.

The fully filled form with three attested photos, by both an authority figure and the student, must be sent to the registrar of the university.

The documents to be attached with forms are as follows:

  • Attested copy of 10th certificate.
  • Attested copy of qualifying examination needed for the course, as per university criterion.
  • For reserved seats, attested caste certificate issued by any authoritative person is required.

Admission procedure

Admission into the undergraduate, postgraduate and PG diploma programs is based on merit in Class 12th and Bachelors degree respectively.

Through for admission into the Ph.D and doctorate programs is based on the score in a university conducted entrance test followed by an interview.

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Fee Structure and Scholarships

Stream Fees Structure
Journalism & Mass Communication ₹ 4,000 To ₹ 7,700
Management ₹ 4,100 To ₹ 18,700
Physical Education ₹ 4,700 To ₹ 4,700
Commerce ₹ 6,800 To ₹ 7,100
Education ₹ 7,500 To ₹ 38,000
Indian Language ₹ 6,800 To ₹ 7,800
IT & Computer ₹ 27,000 To ₹ 27,000
Library & Information Science ₹ 5,300 To ₹ 8,300
Science ₹ 6,500 To ₹ 7,800
Social Science ₹ 6,800 To ₹ 7,800

Courses Offered

NOU , Patna offers following courses in Journalism & Mass Communication,Marketing Management,Financial Management,Yoga,Commerce,Education,Other Indian Languages,Sanskrit,Urdu,Hindi,Computer Application,Library & Information Science,Other Science,Chemistry,Botany,Mathematics,Zoology,Physics,Economics,Other Social Science,Geography,Sociology,Psychology,Public Administration,Political Science,History,Area Studies,Home Science,Business Administration.

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Course Fees More Info
M.A.(ECOMOMICS) 7400 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(SOCIOLOGY) More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(BOTANY) More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(GEOGRAPHY) More Info
M.A.(GEOGRAPHY) 7600 More Info
M.A.(BHOJPURI) 7800 More Info
PG DIPLOMA(FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT) 4400 More Info
M.L.I.SC.(LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE) 8300 More Info
M.A.(HINDI) 7600 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(POLITICAL SCIENCE) More Info
B.C.A.(SCIENCE) More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(MATHEMATICS) More Info
M.A.(PSYCHOLOGY) 7100 More Info
M.SC.(CHEMISTRY) 7700 More Info
PG DIPLOMA(JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION) 4000 More Info
M.J.M.C.(JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION) 7700 More Info
M.A.(MAGAHI) 6900 More Info
B.ED.(EDUACTION) 38000 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(TOURISM MANAGEMENT) More Info
M.SC.(PHYSICS) 6500 More Info
B.LIB.I.SC.(LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE) 5300 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(HOME SCIENCE) More Info
PG DIPLOMA(YOGIC STUDIES) 4700 More Info
M.SC.(ZOOLOGY) 7600 More Info
M.SC.(GEOGRAPHY) 6900 More Info
PG DIPLOMA(MARKETING MANAGEMENT) 4100 More Info
M.A.(HISTORY) 7600 More Info
M.SC.(MATHEMATICS) 7800 More Info
M.A.(PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION) 7300 More Info
M.SC.(BOTANY) 6600 More Info
M.A.(SANSKRIT) 6800 More Info
B.COM.(COMMERCE) 7100 More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(HOME SCIENCE) More Info
M.A.(MAITHILI) 7600 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(GEOGRAPHY) More Info
M.A.(URDU) 7300 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(EDUACTION) More Info
M.A.(ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE) 6800 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(SOCIAL WORKS) More Info
B.A.(HONS)(ECOMOMICS) More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(CHEMISTRY) More Info
M.C.A. (SCIENCE) 27000 More Info
M.A.(EDUACTION) 7500 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(HINDI) More Info
B.A.(HONS)(HISTORY) More Info
M.A.(POLITICAL SCIENCE) 7100 More Info
M.A.(SOCIOLOGY) 7600 More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(PHYSICS) More Info
B.A.(HONS)(JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION) More Info
B.A.(HONS)(PSYCHOLOGY) More Info
M.SC.(ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE) 7200 More Info
B.B.A.(BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) 18700 More Info
B.SC.(HONS)(ZOOLOGY) More Info
M.COM.(COMMERCE) 6800 More Info
M.A.(RURAL DEVELOPMENT) 7800 More Info
B.A.(HONS)(PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION) More Info
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ECOMOMICS Course

Course Name Ecomomics
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7400
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

SOCIOLOGY Course

Course Name Sociology
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

BOTANY Course

Course Name Botany
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

GEOGRAPHY Course

Course Name Geography
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

GEOGRAPHY Course

Course Name Geography
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

BHOJPURI Course

Course Name Bhojpuri
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7800
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT Course

Course Name Financial Management
Course Level Pg Diploma
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 1Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 4400
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE Course

Course Name Library & Information Science
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 1Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 8300
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

HINDI Course

Course Name Hindi
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

POLITICAL SCIENCE Course

Course Name Political Science
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

SCIENCE Course

Course Name Science
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

MATHEMATICS Course

Course Name Mathematics
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

PSYCHOLOGY Course

Course Name Psychology
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7100
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

CHEMISTRY Course

Course Name Chemistry
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7700
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION Course

Course Name Journalism & Mass Communication
Course Level Pg Diploma
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 1Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 4000
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION Course

Course Name Journalism & Mass Communication
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7700
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

MAGAHI Course

Course Name Magahi
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6900
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

EDUACTION Course

Course Name Eduaction
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake 500
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 38000
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

TOURISM MANAGEMENT Course

Course Name Tourism Management
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

PHYSICS Course

Course Name Physics
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6500
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE Course

Course Name Library & Information Science
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 1Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 5300
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

HOME SCIENCE Course

Course Name Home Science
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

YOGIC STUDIES Course

Course Name Yogic Studies
Course Level Pg Diploma
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 1Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 4700
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

ZOOLOGY Course

Course Name Zoology
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

GEOGRAPHY Course

Course Name Geography
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6900
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

MARKETING MANAGEMENT Course

Course Name Marketing Management
Course Level Pg Diploma
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 1Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 4100
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

HISTORY Course

Course Name History
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

MATHEMATICS Course

Course Name Mathematics
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7800
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Course

Course Name Public Administration
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7300
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

BOTANY Course

Course Name Botany
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

SANSKRIT Course

Course Name Sanskrit
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6800
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

COMMERCE Course

Course Name Commerce
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7100
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

HOME SCIENCE Course

Course Name Home Science
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

MAITHILI Course

Course Name Maithili
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

GEOGRAPHY Course

Course Name Geography
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

URDU Course

Course Name Urdu
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7300
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

EDUACTION Course

Course Name Eduaction
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Course

Course Name Environmental Science
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6800
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

SOCIAL WORKS Course

Course Name Social Works
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

ECOMOMICS Course

Course Name Ecomomics
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

CHEMISTRY Course

Course Name Chemistry
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

SCIENCE Course

Course Name Science
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 27000
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

EDUACTION Course

Course Name Eduaction
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7500
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

HINDI Course

Course Name Hindi
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

HISTORY Course

Course Name History
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

POLITICAL SCIENCE Course

Course Name Political Science
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7100
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

SOCIOLOGY Course

Course Name Sociology
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7600
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

PHYSICS Course

Course Name Physics
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

JOURNALISM & MASS COMMUNICATION Course

Course Name Journalism & Mass Communication
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

PSYCHOLOGY Course

Course Name Psychology
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE Course

Course Name Environmental Science
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7200
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION Course

Course Name Business Administration
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 18700
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

ZOOLOGY Course

Course Name Zoology
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

COMMERCE Course

Course Name Commerce
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 6800
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

RURAL DEVELOPMENT Course

Course Name Rural Development
Course Level Post Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 2Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure 7800
Tests Accepted
Scholarships

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION Course

Course Name Public Administration
Course Level Under Graduate
Intake
Affiliated To Nalanda Open University
Specializations
Duration 3Year
Start Year
Accreditation - No Accreditation
Mode Distance, ,
Fee Structure
Tests Accepted
Scholarships
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Contact Number and Address

Address
2nd/3rd Floor, Biscomaun Bhawan, Gandhi Maidan, Patna, Bihar 800001
City Patna
District Patna
State Bihar
Pin code 800001
Phone 0612 220 6916
Fax
Website http://www.nou.ac.in/
Email Id

Teaching Staff

Teaching Staff by Department

Department Sactioned Strength In Position PhD
0 1 0
COMPUTER SCIENCE 0 713 0
JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION 0 720 0
ZOOLOGY 0 720 0
PHYSICS 0 720 0
HOME SCIENCE 0 705 0
GEOGRAPHY 0 1440 0
CHEMISTRY 0 720 0
BOTANY 0 720 0
MATHEMATICS 0 728 0
MANAGEMENT 0 705 0
COMMERCE 0 720 0
ECONOMICS 0 705 0
LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE 0 728 0
EDUCATION 0 713 0
MAGHI 0 705 0
PRAKRIT 0 705 0
PALI 0 705 0
MAITHILI 0 705 0
SANSKRIT 0 705 0
BHOJPURI 0 705 0
URDU 0 705 0
HINDI 0 720 0
YOGIC STUDIES 0 705 0
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE 0 705 0
SOCIOLOGY 0 720 0
PSYCHOLOGY 0 720 0
SOCIAL WORK 0 705 0
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 0 705 0
POLITICAL SCIENCE 0 720 0
RURAL DEVELOPMENT 0 705 0
TOURISM 0 705 0
HISTORY 0 720 0

Teaching Staff by Designation

VICE-CHANCELLOR 1
LECTURER 32
VISITING TEACHER 23265
CONTRACT TEACHER 225

Student Count

Number of Students by Course

ZOOLOGY 995
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 86
EDUCATION 3657
PHYSICS 641
CHEMISTRY 551
YOGIC STUDIES 55
SOCIAL WORK 115
BHOJPURI 22
URDU 233
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION 413
POLITICAL SCIENCE 2300
LIB. SCIENCE 837
HOME SCIENCE 190
HISTORY 7342
BOTANY 279
GEOGRAPHY 3327
MAITHILI 27
JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION 662
COMMERCE 3494
SCIENCE 411
MATHEMATICS 877
HINDI 1939
PSYCHOLOGY 1173
TOURISM 25
ECONOMICS 1569
MAGAHI 18
SANSKRIT 131
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE 372
SOCIOLOGY 2214
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 133
RURAL DEVELOPMENT 1038
MARKETING MANAGEMENT 43

Number of Students by Course Level

UNDER GRADUATE 9210
POST GRADUATE 25703
PG DIPLOMA 256

Labs

Library

Number of books 52973
Number of Journals 241

Facilities

Library Yes
Laboratory Yes
Conference Hall Yes
Computer Center Yes
Number of Playgrounds
Number of Libraries 1
Number of Laboratories 1
Number of Conference Halls 1
Number of Health Centers
Number of Gyms
Number of Indoor Stadiums
Number of Computer Centers 1
Number of Guest Houses

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