Loreto College is one of the most renowned and respected Catholic colleges for girls in Kolkata. It was founded by the Religious Order of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the year 1912. Affiliated to Calcutta University, the college aims at honing academic excellence in addition to inculcating leadership, selfless service and commitment to its students. The college was the first to attain NAAC assessment in the entire state. It offers courses at UG and PG level for its students. Admission to same is done through entrance test followed by Interview round.
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Loreto College Highlights
Type of college
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
7, Sir William Jones Sarani (formerly Middleton Row) Kolkata - 700071 West Bengal, India
Loreto College Courses and Admission
The college offers B. A (General and Hons.), B.Sc (General and Hons.), B.Ed and M.A in English programs at UG and PG levels. The application form is available on the official website of college. Those who wish to apply can submit their applications. Click here to know more about Loreto College Courses and Fees.
Minimum eligibility to apply for B.A (General & Hons) and B.Sc (General & Hons.) is a 10+2 pass or equivalent with English as one of the main subjects. While for PG courses, candidates should have graduate degree in relevant discipline with required marks from a recognized university or institute.
Final admission is offered on the basis of marks in the qualifying examination, Written Test, Interface Meeting, School Reports and production of Character Certificate. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their overall performance are considered for admission. To know more about admission click here Loreto College Admission.
Loreto College Placement
Placement assistance is provided to all students of the college along with the provision of information relating to scope of higher studies both in country and abroad in addition to job vacancies and possible job prospects. The presentations are followed by recruitment drives in which the cell assists the recruiting organization. Many of the reputed companies visit the campus for recruitment such as Cognizant Technology Solutions, ITC, Deloitte, Citi Bank, HSBC Bank, Syndicate Bank, Indigo Airlines, Jet Airways, Emirates, Teach for India, Biswajit Sarkar IP Attorneys (law firm). Wipro, Price Water House Cooper, Tata Consultancy Services. Click here to know more about Loreto College Placement.
Loreto College Scholarships
Annual scholarship program is run by the college to provide a range of options and a breadth of opportunities for students to excel College.
- Academic scholarship
- All-rounder scholarship
- All-rounder boarding scholarship
- Music scholarship
- Indigenous Youth Leadership Program