Loreto College, Kolkata Loreto College is an all-girls catholic college founded in the year 1912 in Kolkata. The main aim of the college is to provide literacy programs to underprivileged girls, evolve high educational standards, and implant values of commitment and leadership in them. Affiliated to the University of Calcutta, LC Kolkata is recognized by UGC, New Delhi in 2006 with ‘Potential for Excellence’.
Type of college
7, Sir William Jones Sarani (formerly Middleton Row) Kolkata - 700071 West Bengal, India
5 Star College
2nd Cycle - Grade ‘A’
3rd Cycle- Grade ‘A’
‘Potential for Excellence’
76th in Top Colleges in India
The college believes in recruiting experienced faculty, which is highly committed to groom the students as per the industry-standards. The courses are designed as per the real-time scenario and are discussed with the Loreto college faculty and management as well. Listed below are the names of main programs (general and honours) offered at Loreto:
The following chart indicates the name of the courses with eligibility:-
Note: Compulsory subjects for all Honours and General courses in Undergraduate program:-
*Environmental Studies(Only in the 3rd year)
The eligibility criteria of all the courses Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs are followed as per the Board of University of Calcutta. The following table elaborates the criteria of respective courses:
B.A. (Hons) in English, History, Pol-Science, Psychology
M.A. in English
Note: Candidates are notified that English is a mandatory subject for all the courses.
The college invites applicants for admission to general and honours courses in Arts and Science stream. The admission procedure of Loreto College is followed as per Higher Secondary Board of University of Calcutta.
Interested candidates have to:-
One will be offered admission to Loreta college on the basis of their
Once candidates are done with the admission procedure and college find them eligible for the respective course, they can enroll their names to the college.
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Placement assistance is provided to all students of the college along with the provision of information relating to the scope of higher studies both in the 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.
The annual scholarship program is run by the college to provide a range of options and a breadth of opportunities for students to excel College.