Research & Advanced Studies : Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Updated on: Feb 7, 2013
Carrying forward the aim of National Council of Education to Impart Literary, scientific and technical education to the students, the Jadavpur University has established its name among the best universities in India for its contribution in the field of research and advanced studies.

Research and advanced Studies at Jadavpur University has further added to the credit of the university in the academic front.  Apart from developing a number of new technologies, the research department in Jadavpur University was also the first in the country to develop transistor driven computer indigenously, in collaboration with the Indian Statistical Institute.

In fact, the very reason that the UGC had granted JU the status of university with potential for excellence was based on the research done on mobile computing and nanotechnology.

Given below is a list of subjects which fall under Jadavpur University Faculties

Here is a complete enlistment of research and advanced study areas in JU
  • Department of Bengali
  • Department of Comparative Literature
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of English
  • Department of Film Studies
  • Department of History
  • Department of International Relations (Careers in International Relations)
  • Department of Library & Information Science
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Physical Education
  • Department of Sanskrit
  • Department of Sociology
List of Research Centers in Jadavpur University:
  • Centre for Ambedkar Studies
  • Centre for Marxian Studies
  • Centre for Refugee Studies
  • Centre for European Studies
  • Centre of Indology
  • Centre for Knowledge Based Systems
  • Centre for Human Settlement Planning
  • Centre for Energy-Efficient Built Environment
  • Centre for Microprocessor Applications for Training, Education and Research
  • Centre for Surface Sciences
  • Centre for Cognitive Science -CCS-JU
  • Computer Aided Design Centre -CADCENTRE-JU
  • Centre for Mobile Computing & Communication -CMC-JU
  • Centre for Quality Management System -CQMS-JU
  • Condensed Matter Physics Research Centre
  • IC Design and Fabrication Centre
  • Laser Materials Processing Programme
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics Research Centre
  • Plasma Studies Centre
  • Relativity and Cosmology Research Centre
List of Schools of Advanced Studies in Jadavpur University
  • School of Archeological Dating
  • School of Advanced Manufacturing Technology
  • School of Bio-Sciences & Engineering
  • School of Cultural Texts and Records
  • School of Education Technology
  • School of Energy Studies
  • School of Environmental Studies
  • School of Industrial Pollution & Control
  • School of International Relations & Strategic Studies
  • School of Illumination Science, Engineering & Design
  • School of Languages
  • School of Laser Science & Engineering
  • School of Material Science & Technology
  • School of Media Communication & Culture
  • School of Natural Product Studies
  • School of Oceanographic Studies
  • School of Water Resource Studies
  • School of WomenÂ’s Studies

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