Mrinalini Dutta Mahavidyalaya, Kolkata, also known as MDM Kolkata, is a popular co-educational degree college. The college offers various courses in Arts, Science, and Commerce. Admission to which is merit-based. Applicants may apply both online as well as offline for the admission process. 

MDM Kolkata Highlights

Established | Type 1964 | Private
Accredited by NAAC
Affiliation  West Bengal State University
Courses offered UG & PG
Selection criteria Merit-based
Application mode Online & Offline
Facilities Library, Hostel, Laboratories, Hospital, Smart Classroom
Official website

MDM Kolkata Courses

The institute offers full-time Undergraduate courses of 3 years and postgraduate courses of 2 years. Tabulated below are the courses offered by Mrinalini Datta Mahavidyapith:

Course Details

Subjects: Philosophy, Political Science, English, Journalism & Mass Communication, Sanskrit, Education, Sociology, Geography, Botany, and Economics.
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board or its equivalent.

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Subjects: Anthropology, Geography, Physics, Computer Science, and Botany.
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed 10+2 (PCM/B) from a recognized board or its equivalent

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Subjects: Accountancy and Finance management.
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board or its equivalent.

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Subjects: Bengali and Education
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Graduate in any discipline

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MDM Kolkata Admissions

The admission to MDM is conducted online as well as offline. Admission to undergraduate courses is made on the basis of the merit of the candidates in the previous qualifying examination, i.e. the 10+2 level examination and admission to a postgraduate course is done based on the merit of the candidates in their relevant bachelor’s degree examination.

The Admission Committee guides the students in the selection of the subject at the time of admission based on their merit. The candidates are also briefed about the syllabus, attendance, and examination process during the counseling session. The detailed information regarding admission is available on the college website which includes the issuance of admission form and its submission followed by the publication of merit list and admission.

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MDM Kolkata Scholarships

The College, State Government, Central Government, and other national agencies provide financial assistance to meritorious and reserved categories in the form of numerous aid funds, concession benefits, and scholarships.

A total of 312 candidates were awarded a concession in college tuition fees and 660 students were awarded scholarships in the academic session 2014-15.

MDM Kolkata Placements

The Training and Placement Cell (T&P) of the college trains for job opportunities to Under Graduates and Post Graduates passing out from the college by facilitating contacts between recruiters and students. The maximum salary package offered was INR 8 LPA and the minimum package offered was INR 2 LPA.

The T&P Cell organizes career guidance and training programs which include Group Discussions, Communication Skills Workshop, Mock Interviews to make the student’s industry-ready.

Some of the top recruiters of MDM are:

  • Vodafone
  • Google
  • Samsung
  • Berger paints
  • Bajaj Alliance
  • Deloitte
  • Voltas
  • Bharat Petroleum
  • IIFL

MDM Kolkata Facilities

The institute provides various facilities and creates an exceptional environment for students, faculty, and staff. Following are the services offered by the college:

  • Library: The Central Library of the college is stocked with books, journals, and computers to provide hustle free knowledge to students.
  • Hostel: The institute provides separate residential facilities for boys and girls. The rooms are furnished with all necessary amenities and recreational facilities like sports, gymnasium, party-hall, and many more.
  • Wi-Fi: There is a wifi facility in the campus, hostels, seminar halls, library, auditorium.
  • Healthcare: The students can avail of various medical facilities in consultation with general physicians or other specialists absolutely free of cost. They can also undergo diagnostic procedures such as Physiotherapy, X-Ray, ECG, Pathology test, tooth extraction, etc.
  • Others: The college services include laboratories, smart classrooms, cafeteria, sports ground, transportation.

MDM Kolkata FAQs

Ques. Does the institute provide any scholarship?

Ans. The meritorious and reserved categories receive concession benefits and scholarships from The College, State Government, Central Government, and other national agencies.

Ques. How is the placement cell of the college?

Ans. The training and placement cell is in charge of the placement sessions. It addresses the students on confidence building, self-enhancement, Conducting Aptitude test, soft skills programs, GD which helps students identify employment options that match their career interests.

Ques. What are the career options available after completing courses at MDM?

Ans. The graduates get opportunities in Geological Survey Departments, Health Care Providers, Food Institutes, Forensic Crime Research, Industrial Laboratories, Export Companies, Economic Development, Quality Analyst, Marketing Research Firms, Financial Organizations, Educational Institutes, Foreign Trade Centres, Investment Banking Sectors, Merchant Banking Centres, Oil Industry, Working Capital Management, Business Consultancies, News Media, Testing Laboratories, Research Firms, Seed and Nursery Companies and many more.

Ques. Does the institute provide hostel facilities?

Ans. The campus provides residential facilities to girls and boys. The rooms are well furnished with all the basic amenities. The hostel is housed with all recreational facilities like cafeteria, guest room, mess, playground. The cafeteria serves fresh and hygienic food.

Ques. What are the documents required at the time of admission?

Ans. Below listed are the documents to be attached with the admission form:

  • One recently clicked passport-sized photograph

  • Photocopy of admit card from previously attended WBSU examination

  • Latest fee slip received from the college

  • Class 10th Mark Sheet and Passing Certificate

  • Class 12th Mark Sheet and Passing Certificate

  • Category Certificate (in case of reservation)