Barkatullah University formerly known as Bhopal University was established in 1970 in Madhya Pradesh. In 1988, it was renamed, as the Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya, in the memory of Prof. Barkatullah. The University offers a wide spectrum of higher education, offering courses in its affiliated colleges and the teaching departments in the faculties of Arts, Social Science, Science, Life Science, Home Science, Medicine, Commerce and Business Management, Law, Engineering, Education and Technical Education. It offers part time education in the following courses.
- MCM –6 semesters (Evening course), Duration 3 year
- PGDCA –2 semesters (Evening course), Duration 1 year