Burdwan is an chimes adaptation of the Sanskrit Vardhamana and the analogous Bardhaman in Bengali. The ancestor of this name dates backward to 6th century BC and is attribute to the 24th Jain Tirthankar, or Vardhamanswami, who dead some time in Astikagrama, confer to the the Jain Kalpasutra. This place has been titled as Vardhamana in his attention. A 2nd view dominance the accurate meaning of the name, a booming and breeding centre, to contend that this place characterized a borderland colony of the advance of aryanisation by the upper Ganga valley.
The University of Burdwan is a area for acknowledgment of the youth; for the fusion and clarification of ideas anticipated from various directions as also those arise from collective minds. The university afford an convenience to invent and remake the by minds, for add to the barrier much beyond their actual confines.
|Name of the Institute||Burdwan University - BU|
|Location||Bardhaman, West Bengal|
|Established||15 June 1960|