Lalit Narayan Mithila University


The Lalit Narayan Mithila University (LNMU) is a public university in India. It is ranked 1 in Bihar and ranked 92 in India according to uniRank 2021 ranking.Began in 1972, the university initially functioned from the Mohanpur House at Sara Mohanpur village of Darbhanga-Sakri route. In 1975, it was shifted to the campus belonging to Raj Darbhanga.

Lalit Narayan Mithila University
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Established1972 (50 years ago) (1972)
ChancellorPhagu Chauhan
Vice-ChancellorProf. Surendra Pratap Singh

The university is in Darbhanga town, Mithila, an ancient cultural region of North India lies between the lower range of the Himalayas and the Ganges river. The university imparts education in fields such as humanities, social science, life science, commerce, and medicine, with both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. More than 400 faculties are engaged in teaching and research.

The institute has a residential campus of about 230 acres with modern facilities and support services for its students and faculty. The university has the privilege of having major Students' union as ABVP, AISF and Mithila Student Union.

Constituent collegesEdit

College Location
R L S R S M Degree College Shivaji Nagar, Samastipur
A.P.S.M. College Barauni, Begusarai
B. M. A. College Baheri, Darbhanga
B. M. College Rahika, Madhubani
Bali Ram Bhagat College Samastipur
S B S S College Begusarai
Chandradhari Mithila College Darbhanga
Chandramukhi Bhola College Deorh, Ghoghardiha, Madhubani
C. M. J. College Donwarihat, Khutauna, Madhubani
C. M. Science College, Darbhanga Darbhanga
C. M. College Darbhanga
D.B. College Jainagar
D. B. K. N. College Narhan
Dr. Karpoori Bishweshwar Das College Tajpur, Samastipur
G. D. College Begusarai
G.K.P.D College Karpoorigram, Samastipur
G. M. R. D. College Mohanpur
H. P. S. College Madhepur, Darbhanga
Janta Koshi College Biraul, Darbhanga
J. M. D. P. L. College Madhubani
Jagdish Nandan College Madhubani
J. N. College, Nehra Nehra, Darbhanga
Kunwar Singh College Darbhanga
K. V. Science College Uchchaith, Benipatti, Madhubani
L. N. Janta College Jhanjharpur, Madhubani
Maharani Kalyani College Laheriasarai, Darbhanga
M. K. S. College Trimuhan(Chandauna), Darbhanga
M. L. S. College Sarisabpahi, Madhubani
M. L. S. M. College Darbhanga
M. R. M. College Darbhanga
Marwari college Darbhanga
Millat College Laheriasarai, Darbhanga
R. B. College Dalsingsarai, Samastipur
R. B. S. College Andaur, Mohiuddinnagar
R. C. S. College Manjhaul
R. k. College Madhubani
R. N. A. R. College Samastipur
Rash Narayan College Pandaul (Madhubani)
S. K. Mahila College Begusarai
Samastipur College Samastipur
Uma Pandey College Pusa, Samastipur
U. R. College Rosera, Samastipur
Vishweshwar Singh Janta College Rajnagar, Madhubani
Women's College Samastipur
M.M.T.M. COLLAGE Darbhanga

Affiliated CollegesEdit

Name Location
Ayachi Mithila Mahila College Bahera, Darbhanga
Bahera College Bahera, Darbhanga
C R College Kishanpur, Samastipur
Dev Narayan Yadav College Madhubani
K S R College Sarairanjan, Samastipur
Lohiya Charan Singh College Darbhanga
Mahatma Gandhi College Darbhanga
Mithila Mahila College Darbhanga
Maharaja Mahesh Thakur Mithila College Darbhanga
Maharaja Rameswar Singh Memorial College Anandpur, Darbhanga
Nagendra Jha Mahila College Laheriasarai, Darbhanga
P D J K College Andhrathari, Madhubani
P L M College Jhanjharpur, Madhubani
Qaji Ahmad Degree College Jale, Darbhanga
Ram Ballabh Jalan College Darbhanga
R C S Smarak College Bihat, Begusarai
R L S R S M Degree College Shivaji Nagar, Samastipur
S K College Thatiya, Samastipur
S M J College Khajedih, Madhubani
S M R C K College Samastipur
Vidhi Mahavidyalaya Samastipur
Lutan Jha College Nanur
I.B.M. Darbhanga
C M B college Deorh, Ghoghardiha Madhubani


  • Department of Ancient Indian History
  • Department of Bio-technology
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Commerce & Business Administration
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of English
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Home Science
  • Department of Maithili
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Sanskrit
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Sports & Culture
  • Department of Urdu
  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Music and Dramatics
  • Department of Sports
  • Department of Philosophy

Major BuildingsEdit

  • Nagendra Jha Stadium
  • Jubilee Hall
  • Nargauna Palace
  • Gandhi Guest House
  • Muiltipurpose Hall

Notable alumniEdit

Notable faculty alumni


  1. ^ "LNMU awards D.Litt to Sahara Chief".
  2. ^ "Prof. Saket Kushwaha at Banaras Hindu University". Banaras Hindu University. Retrieved 12 September 2020.
  3. ^ "Prof Saket Kushwaha appointed new VC of RGU". Business Standard India. 2 October 2018. Retrieved 12 September 2020.

External linksEdit

  • Official website

Coordinates: 26°09′40″N 85°53′47″E / 26.1610°N 85.8965°E / 26.1610; 85.8965