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Loreto College, Kolkata

Loreto College, Kolkata

Kolkata, West Bengal UGC | Estd 1912 University of Calcutta, Kolkata Private NAAC Ranked for Overall by NIRF 2020

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Loreto College, Kolkata is an all-girls catholic college affiliated to the University of Calcutta and focuses in the liberal arts and sciences.Established in 1912, the college has been ranked 75th at the all India level in 2020 by the NIRF. The courses offered at the college include B.A. (Honors & General) in Education, English, History, Political Science, Psychology & Geography ; B.Sc. (Honors & General) in Geography & Economics ; B.A. (General) in Bengali, Hindi, Economics, Journalism, Film Studies, Sociology, Human Rights, Mathematics, B.Ed along with Post Graduation in English. Admission to all the courses is both merit and entrance-based. Application process for admission at the college is online through the official website.

Graduates from the college are placed in top-notch companies such as ITC, Deloitte, Citi Bank, HSBC Bank, Syndicate Bank, Indigo Airlines, Jet Airways, Emirates, etc.

Loreto College Highlights

Established | Type1912 | Private
Affiliated toCalcutta University
Approved byCalcutta University, UGC & NAAC ‘A’ grade accredited
Courses offeredUG: B.A, B.A(H), B.Sc, B.Sc(H) PG: M.A in English B.Ed
Admission criteriaUG: Merit-Based PG: Merit-Based/Entrance Based B.Ed: Merit-Based/Interview
Application modeOnline
Total StrengthUG: 795 PG: 43
NIRF’202075th Rank
Top recruitersITC, Deloitte, Citi Bank, HSBC Bank, Syndicate Bank, Indigo Airlines, etc.
Location7, Sir William Jones Sarani (formerly Middleton Row) Kolkata - 700071 West Bengal, India
Websitewww.loretocollege.in

Loreto College Rankings

Ranks/AwardsAuthority
5 Star CollegeNAAC’2000
2nd Cycle - Grade ‘A’NAAC’2007
3rd Cycle- Grade ‘A’NAAC’2012
‘Potential for Excellence’UGC’2006
75th in Top Colleges in IndiaNIRF’2020

Loreto College Courses

COURSEDETAILS
B.ScSubjects: Geography, Economics, Political Science
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility: 10+2 from a recognized board.
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B.Sc (Honors)Subjects: Geography, Psychology, Economics
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility; 10+2 with a minimum of 60% marks in the chosen subject.
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B.ASubjects: History, Education, Political Science, Geography, Economics
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% aggregate marks (with English as the main subject).
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B.A (Honors)Subjects: English, Education, History, Political Science, Psychology
Duration: 3 Years Eligibility: 10+2 passed with 60% marks secured in the chosen subject.
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B.EdSubject: Education
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university
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M.ASubject: English
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor's degree in English with minimum 50% marks secured in the qualifying examination.
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NOTE: 

- Candidates are notified that English is a mandatory subject for all the courses.

- Compulsory subjects for all Honours and General courses in Undergraduate program:- 

*English

*Hindi/Bengali

*Environmental Studies(Only in the 3rd year)

Read More:  Loreto College Fees Structure

Loreto College Admission

 Loreto College offers admission to various UG programmes, B.Ed along with Post Graduation in English. The total applications for admission were 3350+ and applications admitted ratio was 12:1 for the year 2019-20.

How To Apply For Loreto College Kolkata?

The application form of Loreto College can be filled online through the official website of the College. The application fee can be paid through the online mode of Net Banking/Debit/Credit Card.

  • Visit the official website of the College: https://www.loretocollege.in
  • Click on the Apply tab.
  • Fill the application form with all the required information and academic details.
  • Scan and upload photograph and signature along with the supporting documents.
  • Submit the filled application form.
  • Pay the application fee of INR 300/- through Net Banking/Debit/Credit Card/SBI Challan.

Document Required:

  • 10th and 10+2 marks sheet along with the passing certificate
  • Migration and Character Certificate
  • UG Degree Marks Sheet (for B.Ed & M.A English).
  • Caste/Community/Disability Certificate, if applicable.
  • Proof of annual income of Parents’ from all sources (in the case of Tuition Fee Waiver (TFW) quota candidates & SC candidates (if applicable).

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Loreto College Placement

Placement assistance is provided to all students of the college along with the provision of information relating to the scope of higher studies in the country as well as abroad in addition to the job vacancies and possible job prospects in reputed organizations. The presentations are followed by recruitment drives in which the Placement Cell of the college assists the recruiting organization.Companies where fresh graduates from Loreto College have been placed include:

  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • ITC
  • Deloitte
  • Citi Bank
  • HSBC Bank 
  • Syndicate Bank
  • Indigo Airlines
  • Jet Airways 
  • Emirates
  • Teach For India
  • Biswajit Sarkar IP Attorneys

Read More:  Loreto College Placement

Loreto College Scholarships

Loreto College offers scholarships to the students of the college. The scholarships are-

  • Academic scholarship
  • All-rounder scholarship
  • All-rounder boarding scholarship
  • Music scholarship
  • Indigenous Youth Leadership Program

Loreto College Facilities

The college provides various facilities:

  • Canteen: The canteen on the ground floor is one of the hubs where students are found at all hours, enjoying the food and interacting with each other. 
  • Library: The library has a Book Bank facility with over 51225 books on various disciplines including Social Sciences, Arts, Literature and History. 
  • Research Cell: The cell aims to promote research culture and provide financial assistance to students and faculty to undertake research projects and organize workshops and seminars.
  • Societies: There are a number of student societies like the Debating Society, the Dramatics Society, the Literary Society and the Leadership Training Society which nurtures the extracurricular of the students. The College also hosts an annual inter-college fest SAMAGAM. 
  • Recreation: A large airy common room, well stocked with gym equipment, table tennis, and carom tables is provided for the students to enjoy. A piano is also set up for the musically inclined students.
  • Counselling: Personal, Professional, Career and Academic Counselling are provided for all the students by the college.
  • Sports: Outdoor games such as basketball, throwball, badminton, rowing (at the University) are a point of attraction for many students.
  • Computer Labs: Number of institutional techniques are adopted like the desktop computers, splitters, scanner, printer etc. along with free internet facility are adopted by the college to make teaching learning methodologies more interesting.

Loreto College Faculty

With highly qualified faculty, the institute is committed to imparting strong educational foundations and provide literacy programs to underprivileged girls, evolve high educational standards, and implant values of leadership in them.The Student to Faculty ratio is 16:1.The Principal of the college is Dr. Christine Coutinho and the other faculties are working at the following positions:

  • Lecturer: 6
  • Assistant Professor: 23
  • Associate Professor: 17

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Loreto College FAQs

Ques. Which is the most popular college in comparison to Loreto College?

Ans. St. Xavier's College (SXC), Kolkata is the most popularly compared college with Loreto.Lady Brabourne College, Bethune College, St. Paul's Cathedral Mission College, Women's Christian College are some other colleges in Kolkata one can look for.

Ques. How can one get admission in a postgraduate course in Loreto College?

Ans. Loreto College offers admission to M.A (English) to the candidates with Honors Degree in English with 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from a recognized university. 60% of the total available seats will be filled on the basis of merit while 40% of seats will get filled through combined marks in university examination and admission test. 

Ques. Is there any age limit for doing B.Ed from Loreto College? 

Ans. The upper age limit is 40 years as on the month of June of the year of application.Applicants holding a Bachelor's degree in any subject will be eligible for admission to B.Ed.The selection for B.Ed will be based on the marks secured in the qualifying examination and written examination conducted by the College.

Ques. Are correspondence courses available in Loreto College? 

Ans. No, the college does not offer distance learning.Thus, you cannot do a correspondence course from Loreto College. Loreto College offers admission to regular UG programmes, B.Ed along with Post Graduation in English. 

Ques. Is there any reservation for CU students while applying for the postgraduate course? 

Ans. Yes, there are certain reservation criteria for the students applying for the PG courses. The reservation criterion is as follows:

  • 60% i.e. 15 of the total number of seats is reserved exclusively for current year students of Calcutta University (CU) and CU affiliated autonomous colleges. 
  • 40% i.e. 10 of the total number of seats is reserved for the CU candidates of immediately preceding year.

Loreto College, Kolkata Fees & Eligibility

CourseFeesEligibility
B.Ed₹24,470 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
BA₹21,940 (1st Year Fees)10+2
B.A {Hons.}₹22,640 (1st Year Fees)10+2
B.Sc {Hons.}₹22,640 (1st Year Fees)10+2
B.Sc₹22,640 (1st Year Fees)10+2
Select Degree : B.Ed M.A BA B.A {Hons.} B.Sc {Hons.} B.Sc
Select Stream : Arts Education Mass Communications Science

Loreto College Top Courses, Fees & Eligibility

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Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]

₹ 24,470 1st Yr Fees
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      Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]

      ₹ 22,640 1st Yr Fees
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        StudentEnglish honours
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        10 /10

        Loreto College has been credited'A' rank by NAAC. It has been ranked at the 71st level by NIRF in all all-India basis. It is undoubtedly one of the best colleges under CU. Recently it has also been awarded the title of the best college under CU.

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        StudentEducation honours
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        I wanted a college in my home city. And i was so lucky to get into Loreto College. It was a dream come true for me. The teachers are excellent but they are a bit strict. Also, education honours from such a reputed college would surely secure a job.

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        Akansha RathiBa
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        Good institutions,good teaching,and our college provides us with other facilities at low price so each and every student can afford it and the teachers are very cooperative nd understanding they make us teach properly

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        StudentEnglish honours
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        I wanted a good Christian college. I wanted to get into Loreto College because it is a pure liberal arts college in Kolkata and ranks at the top in India. It has been given A grade by NAAC. I'm proud to study here.

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        StudentEnglish honours
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        I was looking for a nice arts college. So i chose Loreto. I was expecting a college in my city, Kolkata. And i am happy with my decision. It's great to study here. The faculty is nice and extremely supportive. They would help in the best way possible.

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        Yashika GuptaBachelor of Arts [BA] (History)
        Enrolled : 2014
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        7.3 /10

        Loreto college Kolkata is a girl's college known for its greenery, cleanliness and zeal for academic excellence. The college building is always spick and span, the staff and faculty are very helpful however the dress code and discipline might be areas of concern for some. The forms for undergraduate admissions are available right after the results are declared. There are some streams for which no entrance exams like history, are conducted while for some like geography exams are compulsory. These details are mentioned in the college website. I applied for Bachelor's in History which was a stream eligible for direct admission. The forms were available online and a printed copy was to be...

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        Cecilia DeyEnglish honours
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        The college is very renowned for its liberal arts courses and is one of the best in the city. Since I was looking for a college in my own city and had no intentions of studying in any place other than my hometown, I think Loreto fulfills all what I was looking in a college.

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        Krishnokoli HazraHistory honours
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        10 /10

        I wanted to study under Calcutta University in a reputed college. I chose Loreto because i was aware of its prestigious organization. It is 71st in India. It is A grade college and one of the best. Teachers are great.

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        Sanandita DeyHistory honours
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        There are a lot of factors which drove me to chose this college. Firstly, i was looking for a Christian college. Secondly, i wanted a girl's college. Thirdly, i was wanting a reputed college. So Loreto was the best option.

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        Ratrayee BhowmickHistory honours
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        This college is a bright place to study. The faculty is good and the principal ma'am is a woman of substance. It is one of the best colleges in India of you want to pursue a good career, you can join the college by your merit.

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        Rupak Borah

        I Want toHow can do download application form for the B. A

        02 May, 2019 15:33
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        Shobhna Chaturvedi

        Hi Rupak, application form for BA has not been released yet. Application form is not to downloaded, it is to be filled online on the official website (whenever released). It is expected that the forms will get release in second week of May, 2019.

        02 May, 2019 16:03
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        Arfa Nazmeen

        please let me know the detail of b.ed.

        04 Apr, 2019 13:50
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        Shobhna Chaturvedi

        Hi Arfa, kindly check the Fee Details for B.Ed in the college from here.

        04 Apr, 2019 14:59
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        Manju Tiwari

        I am Manju Tiwari and have passed M. A. from Faizabad University in July 2017.I want to study in B. Ed. From your college. Please let me know the details for taking admission. Thanking you yours faithfully.. Manju Tiwari

        15 Sep, 2018 20:18
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        Akansha Expert

        Hi Manju, Please check this link for getting the Admission Procedure of Loreto College Kolkata.

        17 Sep, 2018 12:10
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        Birendra Kumar

        Am i eligible for B.Ed as this is my final year in BA Philosophy hons from Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University

        10 Jun, 2018 12:34
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        Garima Bansal

        Hi Birendra, The eligibility for the b.ed is Graduation with 50% marks or equivalent CGPA from a recognized university.

        28 Aug, 2018 10:34
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        Shadeeya amin

        I wish to pursue ba in psychology.. I dnt know anything about the criteria, n its getting even more difficult to fill up forms online.. Could u pls help me out

        07 Jun, 2018 20:33
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        Garima Bansal

        Hi Shadeeya, To get admission details for the ba psychology you may check this link:- Loreto College Admissions

        30 Aug, 2018 16:05
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        Preeti Laiz

        I wish to get admission for bsc psychology hons in your college. I belong to a different state so is there any way to submit the documents online

        29 Apr, 2018 09:26
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        Garima Bansal

        hi Preeti ,to get information related to documentation please contact on given nos.033-22640952 , 40055712

        02 May, 2018 12:30
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        Arun Chandra Deb

        I wish to get admission for B.Ed course.please guide

        23 Apr, 2018 14:37
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        Akansha Expert

        Hi Arun Chandra Deb, To get the information about the Admission Procedure please go through this link :- Admission Procedure B.Ed .

        23 Apr, 2018 16:12
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        Debarati shom

        I want to know the date of b.ed admission and also the full process ...please let me know

        23 Apr, 2018 13:35
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        Akansha Expert

        Hi debarati Shom, I am sharing a link with you to get the full Admission criteria please check this link:- Admission Criteria for B.Ed . And the date of admission in B.Ed is Open.

        23 Apr, 2018 16:59
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        RIMPA SHARMA

        i want to know the details of admission procedure...

        25 Feb, 2017 00:10
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        Nagesh Kumar Jha

        I WANT TO DO b.ed

        22 Feb, 2017 17:03

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