Shri Shikshayatan College was founded in1955 by Shri. Sitaram Seksaria. It’s a special campus meant for girls under affiliation to University of Calcutta. It is governed by Shikshayatan Foundation established by a linguistic minority community, the Marwaris. This foundation was formerly called as Marwari Balika Vidyalaya Society. It offers the variety of UG and PG Courses in multiple disciplines.
This college is solely meant for educational and not for commercial purpose. The Shri Shikshayatan College has emerged out of Shri Shikshayatan School, which was established in 1920.
Shri. Sitaram Seksaria
Shri G.K. Khaitan
University of Calcutta
University Grants Commission (UGC)
Wi-Fi enabled, fully air-conditioned
Total books in library
11, Lord Sinha Road Kolkata - 700071 West Bengal, India
The college offers study in various courses such as BA (Bachelor of Arts), BA (Hons), B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science), B.Sc. (Hons), B.Ed. (Bachelor of Education), B.Com (Bachelor of Commerce), B.Com (Hons), Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] (Hons.) at undergraduate level and MA (Master of Arts), M.Com (Master of Commerce) at postgraduate level. The duration of UG and PG courses is different. Read more about Shri Shikshayatan College Courses and Fees.
Application forms are available on the official website of Shri Shikshayatan College, Kolkata. The application fee of INR 950 can be paid by Debit/Credit Card or Net Banking.
The minimum eligibility for UG courses in class 12 in relevant discipline with not less than 50% marks. While for PG courses applicants should have graduate degree in relevant specialization with required marks.
The selection is done on the basis of merit of last qualifying examination. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks are considered for admission. Applicants seeking admission to PG courses also need to appear for a personal interview round which is conducted by the college itself. Read more about Shri Shikshayatan College Admission.
The Old institution provides many modern facilities to its students. The auditorium here can seat more than 200 people at a time. The common gymnasium, yoga room, choreography room helps students to exercise, relax, meditate and practice in a regular manner. All sort of indoor games is available here.
Wi-Fi campus: The College is entirely air-conditioned and totally Wi-Fi enabled. Internet Room is equipped with 14 workstations set using HP, for use by students.
Library: College has a computerized open access library with a collection of about 38000 books. In addition to it comprises various journals, magazines, and dailies in its account. The library has a centralized air-conditioning amenity. In addition to this central library, each honors department maintains a small seminar library too.
The college has two well-equipped computer laboratories comprising 82 workstations, a digital language laboratory with again 15 workstations. A laboratory with 2 Apple Mac-Pro computers for audio-visual editing is available for Journalism and mass communication honors students.