Patna University was established in the year 1917 and it functioned as affiliating and examining body for over 30 years.

It is one of the oldest Universities in the Country. In Bihar it is the first, and in the subcontinent, it is the seventh oldest University. The University buildings are located on the bank of River Ganges.

Patna University – 181.58 acres
Installed area – 48.92 acres
Residential area – 25.24 acres


B. N. College
Patna Science College
College of Art & Crafts
Patna Training College
Magadh Mahila College
Patna Women’s College
Patna College
Vanijaya Mahavidyalaya
Patna Law College
Women’s Training College

Bihar Right To Information Rules 2006 implemented in Patna University.

It is very simple to draft an RTI, you can draft it even plain paper but it will be better if RTI draft in well manner, you can draft it in Hindi or English as well as any official language.

Only Rupees 10 fees fixed for RTI in the form of Postal Order/ CRF or Bank draft. It should be in the favor of Accounts Officer of particular organization. You may send it by any mean like post, speed post etc, but not by courier.

The applicant may also be required to pay further fee towards the cost of Providing the information, details of which shall be intimated to the applicant by the PIO. As prescribed by the Right to Information Rules, 2012. Rates of fee as prescribed in

The Rules are given below:

(I) rupees two (Rs. 2/-) for each page

(II) Actual cost or price of a photocopy in larger size paper

(II) Actual cost or price for samples or models

(IV) Rupees fifty (Rs.50/-) per diskette or floppy and

(V) Price fixed for a publication or rupees two per page of photocopy for extracts from the publication.

(VI) So much of postal charges involved in supply of information that exceeds fifty rupees.


Appellate Authority

Prof. Yedla C. Simhadri
Vice Chancellor, Patna University, Patna
PIN – 800005
Phone No. 0612 2670352

Public Information Officer

Prof. Balram Tiwari
Registrar, Patna University
PIN 800005
Phone No. 0612-2670531