The South Calcutta Girls College is a well known and reputed girl’s college of West Bengal, established in September 1932. This college provides a student-friendly environment and is installed with various facilities. This college has been accredited with B++ grade by NAAC and is affiliated to Calcutta University for conducting IA and BA (pass) courses. Presently, it offers fourteen disciplinary courses with Honors degrees in ten departments at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

South Calcutta Girls College Highlights

Established | Type 1932 | Public
Affiliation Calcutta University
Approved And Recognized By UGC And NAAC
Application Mode Online
Course Offered 17 Courses Across 2 Stream’s and Diploma in Vocational and Career Oriented Courses
Popular Course B.A Hons, B.Sc (Hons.& General), Computer Course
Facilities available Library, Hostel Facility, Smart Classrooms, Bank, Gymnasium etc.
Official Website Link https://southcalcuttagirlscollege.com

South Calcutta Girls College Course

The South Calcutta Girls’ college offers undergraduate courses for students in seventeen disciplinary subjects with an Honors degree in fourteen subjects and across two streams. There is an NSOU Study Centre in the college that runs open and distance learning programs for those students who haven’t enrolled in regular courses. 

Tabulated below are the courses offered by the college under various specializations:

Course Specialization Eligibility
B.A. Honours Bengali, Education, English, History, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy, Journalism And Mass Communication, Geography. 10+2 for a recognized board with at least 50% marks and min 45% in the subject/ related subject opted for honors.
B.A General Bengali, Education, English, History, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy, Journalism and Mass Communication, Geography. Passing marks in 10+2 examination in a relevant subject
B.Sc Honours Botany, Zoology, Psychology, Economics, Geography. 10+2 for a recognized board with at least 50% marks and min 45% in the subject/ related subject opted for honors
B.Sc General Botany, Chemistry, Economics, Geography, Mathematics, Physiology Psychology, Statistics, Zoology. Passing marks in 10+2 examination in a relevant subject

Note: For the SC/ ST Candidates, to take admission, 40 % in their +2 overall, as well in subject or related subject in 10+2 along with their SC/ ST certificate is mandatory.

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South Calcutta Girls College Admission

The college conducts admissions once a year for each of the courses conducted. The admissions are based on the merit ranking based on the previous year’s examinations.

How to Apply?

  • Admissions for B.A. /B.Sc. (Honors and General) courses will be online by creating your account in the Admission Portal.
  • Select the course according to your eligibility.
  • Candidates can apply for more than one subject by filling up separate forms but Separate payment is to be made for separate applications. The application fee is INR 250.
  • Admissions are provisional, meaning it can be canceled at any time if any information filled is found to be inaccurate and the money paid would not be refunded.
  • All self-attested documents are to be uploaded as per University guidelines during form filling.
  • Candidates are requested to pay Admission fee online before verification.
  • After affirmation of admission, the candidate must go to the college for verification of all original documents.

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South Calcutta Girls College Scholarship

The college gives half or full scholarships on merit basis and also keeps in mind the financial background of the student. According to marks scored in the University exam, it is decided that one is eligible for the scholarship or not. There is also provision for book grants to economically weak students.

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South Calcutta Girls College Facilities

In addition to the basic studying and Anti Ragging environment, The South Calcutta Girls college provides the following facilities to the students:-

  • Smart classroom: The College classrooms are equipped with smart classrooms for students to cater to the needs of the students and as well as to provide a proper environment for them to study.
  • AV room: The College Audio-video room is well equipped with a state of the art Audio and Visual system suitable for the screening of films and documentaries to support regular classroom teaching.
  • Hostel: The hostel facility at South Calcutta Girls College provides comfortable and systemic accommodations to out station students and is well managed by the faculty.
  • Library: The College Library has a rich collection of books and also has an e-Resource department. There is a collection of books related to different areas and subjects.
  • Common Room: The common room is not a regular common room it provides indoor facilities like Table Tennis, Carrom boards, Chess, Darts, Ludo including Wi-Fi.

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South Calcutta Girls College Faculty

The faculty at South Calcutta girl’s college is committed to the mission of teaching, and to achieve the objectives of the College. The faculty of this college is one of its kinds. They hold masters and a Ph.D. degree in their fields of expertise and are very knowledgeable. The faculty is very supportive of the students. At present, there are 18 departments and the total strength of the faculty member is 75 out of which includes associate professors, assistant professors, contractual and guest teachers, part-time tutors as well as non-teaching faculty who are an asset to the college.

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South Calcutta Girls College FAQs

Ques. What is the Admission process for South Calcutta Girls College?

Ans. For the 2019 batch the Admission for 1st semester on B.A/B.Sc (Honours & General) will be conducted only in Online.

Ques. Are there any payments required during the process of Admission?

Ans. Yes, Application Fee is INR 250 (Bank charges applicable) and it must be paid through online mode.

Ques. Can students apply for more than one subject? If yes, How to apply?

Ans. Yes, there is an option to apply for more than one Honors course or General Subjects. This can be done by filling up separate Application forms through Separate payment methods.

Ques. Is there any specific procedure for selecting Generic Electives?

Ans. During the process of Admission, the candidate should submit separate forms for Specific Generic Elective Combination courses.

Ques. Are there any other Girls colleges in West Bengal, apart from South Calcutta Girls College?

Ans. Yes, there are Girls colleges, apart from South Calcutta Girls College. Given below is the list of such colleges.
  • Shri Shikshayatan College
  • Lady Brabourne College
  • Surendranath College For Women
  • Bethune College