Kaliyaganj College was established in 1968 in Uttar Dinajpur, West Bengal. The college offers general and honors courses in Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Science. Admissions to all courses are made on the basis of merit in the 12th standard examination. The application process for admission is online. The applicants must apply through the official website. The minimum eligibility for the selection process is 50% marks in 10+2 in the relevant stream.

Kaliyaganj College Highlights

Established | Type 1968 | Private
Approved By NAAC B++ 
Affiliated Gour Banga University, Malda
Courses General and Honours: BA. BCom, and BSc 
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Merit-Based
Total Seats 1488
Facilities Hostel, Library, Laboratories, etc.
Official Website www.kaliyaganjcollege.ac.in/

Kaliyaganj College Courses

The college offers undergraduate courses in General and Honours. These include Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Commerce. The details of the courses are as mentioned below: 

Course

Details

Bachelor of Arts (General)

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10+2

Intake: 47

Selection Criteria: Best of 5 including English, excluding EVS

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Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 45% in Grand Total

Intake: 164

Selection Criteria: Merit in qualifying examination in subject of specialization + grand total including English and excluding EVS

Specializations: Bengali, English, Political Science, History, Philosophy, Economics, Sanskrit, and Hindi

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Bachelor of Science (General)

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10+2

Intake: 150

Selection Criteria: Best of 5 including English, excluding EVS

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Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 45% in Grand Total

Intake: 26

Selection Criteria: Merit in qualifying examination in subject of specialization + grand total including English and excluding EVS

Specializations: Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, and Computer Science

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Bachelor of Commerce (General)

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10+2

Intake: 150

Selection Criteria: Best of 5 including English, excluding EVS

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Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 45% in Grand Total

Intake: 119

Selection Criteria: Merit in qualifying examination in subject of specialization + grand total including English and excluding EVS

Specializations: Accounting

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Kaliyaganj College Admissions

Admissions to all courses are solely on the basis of merit in the 12th standard examination. For the general courses, the merit list is released on the basis of merit in the Best five subjects, including English and excluding EVS. For the honor courses, the merit list is released based on the merit achieved in the subject of specialization added to the grand total in other subjects, including English and excluding EVS. The steps to apply are as such:

How to apply?

  • Visit the college website and click on “Online Admissions”. 
  • Click on Application Procedure, and select your program. 
  • Fill in the form with the required details. 
  • Upload the required documents. 
  • Click on Submit. 
  • Pay the application fee online through the required mode. 
  • Print out the application form and the fee receipt. Make a note of the application username and ID. 

The documents required at the time of admission include: 

  • Marksheet of Class X and XII
  • Caste certificate, SC/ ST/ OBC (as assigned by competent authority)
  • Physically handicapped/Challenged Certificate (if any)
  • Voter ID/ Ration Card/ Aadhaar Card
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Passport size photograph

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Kaliyanganj College Faculty

Kaliyaganj College has a highly qualified and experienced faculty set. This includes a total of 37 part-time and full-time faculty members. 11 of the faculty members are qualified with doctoral degrees. The professors also include “guest teachers”. Strength of the faculty members are mentioned below: 

  • Associate Professor: 2
  • Assistant Professor: 20
  • Guest Teacher: 6
  • Part-time: 4

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Kaliyaganj College Facilities

The facilities provided by the college include:

  • Library: The library houses 20,215 books of various disciplines with more than 2,000 different titles. It is also a subscriber of 21 journals. The library also provides photocopying facilities. 
  • Hostel: The college hosts male students in the north end of its campus. It can accommodate only 20 students. A Women’s hostel is also under construction. 
  • Laboratories: The college has laboratories of Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Computer Science, Mathematics, Botany and Zoology. The laboratories are quite spacious and well equipped with up to date apparatus. 
  • Computer Centre: There is a  Central Computer Centre with Internet and LAN facilities. Besides that, the computer science department has its own laboratory. The teaching staff room has four computers with internet facilities where teachers carry on their research work for the academic up-gradation of the whole institution. 

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Kaliyaganj College FAQ

Ques. What are the important dates to keep in mind?

Ans. The important dates to keep in mind are as follows:

Event Date
Online Form fill-up with requisite fees 03 Jun - 18 Jun, 2020
Merit List 09 Jun - 21 June 2020
Online counseling 24 Jun - 10 July 2020

Ques. Does the college offer any vocational courses?

Ans. Yes, vocational courses under the West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education & Training have been started in this college from the academic year 2006-07. Two streams:  Home Science and Agriculture are available in the college at X+2 level. 

Ques. Are there any reservations?

Ans. Yes, in each course, 3% (three percent) seats are reserved for physically handicapped applicants. 

Ques. What are the age criteria required?

Ans. Students who passed in 2019-20 are eligible. Students who passed out of 12th in 2018-19 are also eligible, but 5 merit points will be cut from their selection score. Similarly, students who passed out of 12th in 2017-18 are eligible but 10 merit points will be cut. If the student passed out before 2017, he/ she is not eligible for admission. 

Ques. What are the contact details of the college?

Ans. The postal address is Kaliyaganj College, P.O. - Kaliyaganj, District - Uttar Dinajpur, West Bengal, Pin - 733 129. You can also contact them at +91 3523 258100 or email them at kaliyaganjcollege@rediffmail.com.