Purulia … Founded in 2010, Sidho Kanho Birsha University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the metropolis of Purulia (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), West Bengal. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kolkata, Mednipur, Durgapur, Asansol. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Sidho Kanho Birsha University (SKBU) is a coeducational higher education institution. Sidho Kanho Birsha University (SKBU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.