Spread over 14 hectares, the university building was built in the fifth century. Built with red bricks in the Kushana architectural style, the university building was three to six storeys high. Many monasteries, hostels and classrooms are built in the Pala dynasty. Excavations have revealed stairways, decorated panels, stupas and dormitories of monks and students, lecture halls, etc. One can see remains of a temple, which depicts household scenes, dancers and floral designs.
Timings for Nalanda University Ruins Closed now
1st January to 31st December: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Average duration required for Nalanda University Ruins
Visit Duration: 60-120 mins