Sindri College, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, is a government college which was established in 1964. The College has been affiliated to Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribagh and also credited with NAAC. The College is a Constituent Unit of Binod Bihari Mahto Koylanchal University, Dhanbad.

The College offers a range of Intermediate, Undergraduate courses in the streams of Arts, Commerce and Science and also vocational course which is self-financed. 

The basic admission criteria to the College is Merit-Based and the application mode is also offline. 

The essential facilities which are offered to students here are Hostels, Canteen, Computer Lab, Library etc. The College also provides training, internships and placements to some students as well. 

Sindri College, Dhanbad: Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1964 | Government
Affiliated by Vinoba Bhave University
Approved by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) -‘B’
Entrance Exam Pass Intermediate Examination from a recognized University
Courses Offered 21 Courses across 4 streams
Popular Courses B.A, B.Sc., B.Com.
Application Mode Offline
Admission Criteria Merit-based
Facilities Available Computer Lab, Library, Canteen, Women’s Hostel
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Sindri College, Dhanbad: Courses Offered

Courses Details
B. A (Honours) Specialization: General, English, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Mathematics, History
Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with a minimum of 45% from any recognized board
B. A Subject- General
Eligibility- Passed 10+2 from any recognized board.
Duration- 3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons) Specialization: General, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Geology, Mathematics
Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with a minimum of 45% from any recognized board
Seats- 80 each
B. Sc. Subject- General
Eligibility- Passed 10+2 from any recognized board
Duration- 3 Years
Seats- 80 each
B.Com. Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 from any recognized board
Seats- 144
B. Com (Honours) Eligibility- Passed 10+2 with a minimum of 45% from any recognized board
Duration- 3 years
Seats- 160
B. Voc Office Management & Secretarial Practice (Self Finance)
Duration- 3 Years

Sindri College, Dhanbad: Admission

Selection Criteria

Students applying for the Honors degree, need to have obtained a minimum of 45% in the concerned subject at Intermediate level. Students wanting to change their faculty from science/commerce to Arts Honors can do so provided they have received a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

All selections are strictly made on merit basis according to University rules.

How to apply?

  • Admissions are conducted in offline mode as the registration forms are available at the College itself.
  • Candidates wanting to apply to Sindri College need to fill the application form available at the college counter at Rs.25/-.
  • Selection process is undertaken on the basis of merit only.
  • List of shortlisted candidates will be displayed on the notice board.
  • Students must complete the admission process on or before the due date. No extensions will be provided.
  • In case of vacant seats, preference will be provided to waiting list candidates.
  • At the time of admission, students are required to submit required documents like caste certificate, migration certificate, and income certificate among others.

Sindri College, Dhanbad: Facilities

  • Computer Lab: A fully equipped computer lab. The machines are loaded with all necessary softwares that is required by students for their practical sessions.
  • Library: The library is a powerhouse of information and knowledge with more than 1000 books available at the disposal for both students and faculty. Books can be borrowed following the registration process and other regulations set by the college.
  • Laboratories: The College provides laboratories which are stocked with required equipment for accurate demonstration of experiments.
  • Canteen: A functional canteen available for providing refreshments to students.
  • Women’s Hostel: The College also offers hostels for women. Students wanting to stay in hostels, need to make a request for the same as per the announcement date.

Sindri College, Dhanbad: Faculty

The faculty at Sindri College is well qualified and experienced in both their respective fields of study and teaching. Apart from Principal, Dr. Sharmila Rani, below are the faculty details at Sindri College:

  • HOD: 8
  • Assistant Professors: 14
  • Demonstrator Physics: 1
  • Demonstrator Chemistry: 3
  • Admin Assistant: 9


Ques. What is the structure of the B.A General Examination degree?

Ans. Below is the 3 year course structure for B.A General Examination degree:

  • Nine papers, 3 of which will be Optional subjects
  • Two papers dedicated to Language.
  • One paper for Environmental Studies.

12 papers are divided into 4 papers each year over the course of 3 years.

Ques. Are girls eligible for reservation at Sindri College?

Ans. Girl candidates are provided a 3% marks weight age for all the courses at the college. There is no special reservation available for girl candidates.

Ques. Can a candidate apply for a B.A Honors course even if they have not studied the concerned subject at intermediate level at Sindri College?

Ans. Yes. Candidates can apply for a B.A Honor course at Sindri College even if they have not studied the concerned subject at intermediate level. Provided they have scored a minimum of 50% aggregate at the Intermediate Examination level in Science/ Commerce.

*(Mathematics, English and Geography do not fall under this scenario) 

Ques. Do students performing exceptionally in the field of sports get any preference at Sindri College?

Ans. Yes. 3% seats for each undergraduate course is reserved for students performing exceptionally well in sports. This quota will be filled on the recommendation of the Athletic Committee on the basis of State/University level participation of the student.

Ques. Are NCC cadets given any preference while applying to Sindri College?

Ans. NCC cadets with C certificate are awarded with a weight age of 5% over and above the marks they obtained in qualifying examination. NCC cadets with B certificate are awarded with a weight age of 2% over and above the marks they obtained.