Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
08th Aug, 2017
The University of Calcutta (informally known as Calcutta University or CU) is a public state university located in Kolkata, West Bengal, established on 24 January 1857. It was the first institution in Asia to be established as a multidisciplinary and secular Western-style university. Within India it is recognized as a "Five-Star University" and a "Centre with Potential for Excellence" by the UGC and the NAAC.
There are seven Nobel laureates associated with this university including Ronald Ross, Rabindranath Tagore, C. V. Raman and Amartya Sen.It has the highest number of students who have cleared the doctoral entrance eligibility exam in Natural Science & Arts. The university is recognized as one of the most prestigious universities in the world. It was also ranked 2nd by the India Today Top India Universities of 2012, 2013 and 2014.
The University offers LLM Programme and MCA Programme. The LLM Programme is available in the following two colleges: Department of Law, C.U. 2) Jogesh Chandra Chaudhury Law College. It is for a duration of three years whereas the MCA Programme is for a duration of two years.
The University invites Applications for admission to the programmes for the academic year 2017-18. The admission to the LLM Programme will be on the basis of the Entrance Test conducted by the University and the admission to the MCA Programme will be based on the WB JECA 2017 Entrance Exam followed by an Interview. The Applications for LLM Programme can be downloaded online or obtained from the website, must be submitted by August 8, 2017. The Applications for MCA Programme have to be filled online and submitted to the University office by November 5, 2017.
Online & Offline Both
08th Aug, 2017
|Last Date For Application Form||08th Aug, 2017|
You should have passed your B.A. L.L.B (Hons.) / B.A. L.L.B. / L.L.B (Hons.) / L.L.B. examination from this university or from other university recognized by the University of Calcutta.MCA
You should have B.Sc. Honours degree under (10+2+3) pattern in any discipline of a recognized Board/University/Institute with Mathematics as one of the subjects, with a minimum of 60% marks in Honours/Aggregate at graduation level.
You should also have to secure at least 60% marks in Secondary and Higher Secondary or equivalent level from recognized Boards with at least 60% marks in Mathematics at each level.
You can obtain the Application Form either from the University office or the University website.
If you are obtaining it online, you must download it and take a print out of the Application Form.
You should fill the Application Form with the required personal and educational details. You must also affix a recent passport size coloured photograph in the space provided.
Application Fee: You must the Application Fee of Rs. 400 (Non-refundable) for General Category and Rs. 200 (Non-refundable) for SC / ST / Physically Challenged category.
You must then send the duly signed Application Form along with the required enclosures to the following address:
Calcutta University, College Street, Kolkata‐700073MCA
You should apply only online on the University website.
You should fill the Application Form with the required personal and educational details.
You must also attach a recent passport size photograph which should not be more than 15kb and with the following dimensions: 3.5cm x 3.5cm
You should then submit the Application Form online. After online submission, a Challan will automatically be generated by the computer mentioning total fees required. The same amount to be paid by Cash using the said Challan.
Application Fee: You should pay the fee of Rs.100 (for General category) and Rs.50 (for SC/ST/PWD category) by depositing by cash at CU CASH COUNTER by the Challan generated in the computer after online submission any CU CASH COUNTER at any campus.
Enclosures: You must attach the following documents:
You must send the print out of the submitted Application Form along with the required enclosures to the following address:
Office of the Secretary, UCSTA, Calcutta University, 92, A.P.C. Road, Kolkata – 700009
You will be selected on the basis of the Entrance Test conducted by the University.
The written test will carry a total of 100 marks. The paper will comprise of two sets of question-types, multiple choice type questions and subjective questions. Out of a total of 100 questions, 60 will be for multiple choice questions carrying 60 marks, and 40 marks for subjective test from B.A.LL.B. Course syllabus of Calcutta University.MCA
You will be selected on the basis of West Bengal JECA Entrance Examination 2017. There will be 50% weightage on written examination, 20% weightage on B.Sc. honours marks and 30% weightage on interview.
The examination will be for a duration of three hours and will contain multiple choice type questions. The paper will be conducted online. It will consist of two papers.
Paper 1 will be based on Mathematics, which will have 50 multiple choice type questions carrying 2 marks each. There shall be negative marking of 0.50 marks for every incorrect answer. This will be for a duration of 2 hours.
Paper 2 will be an Aptitude Test. There will be 30 questions of 3 marks each and 10 questions of 1 mark each. For each wrong answer, 1/4 of the total marks allotted to the question will be deducted. This will be for a duration of 1 hour.
For LLM Programme:-
50% of the total number of seats in the 1st year shall be reserved for B.A. L.L.B (Hons.). candidates of this university. Reservation of Seats for SC, ST, OBC and PWD candidates will be as per University rules.
For MCA Programme:-
Reservation of Seats for SC, ST, OBC and PWD candidates will be as per University rules.