Barasat College, previously known as Barasat Evening College, was established in 1972 and located in Kolkata, West Bengal. It is affiliated to West Bengal State University. Barasat College offers undergraduate courses in the field of Science, Commerce, and Arts. The College currently offers BA Honors, B.Sc. Honors, and B. Com Honors along with General BA, B.Sc., and B.Com courses. Application forms to admission to the mentioned courses can be filled online.


Established | Institute Type 1972 | Private
Approved by AICTE
Affiliated to West Bengal State University
Courses Offered BA, BA(Hons), B.Sc, B.Sc(Hons), B.Com, B.Com(Hons)
Popular Courses BA (Hons), B.Sc(Hons)
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Merit-Based
Facilities Available Library, Auditorium, Sports
Official Website

Barasat College Courses Offered:

The Institute offers three-year B.A, B.Sc, and B.Com program, both General and Honors. The Higher Secondary Examination qualified candidates can apply for admission.

Name of Course Specialization Eligibility
B.A. (Hons) Bengali Pass 10+2 with 50% marks aggregate (45% in the Subject of specialization) OR 55% overall, with English.
Political Science
B.A. (General) - Pass 10+2 from a recognized Board.
B.Com (Hons) Accountancy Pass 10+2 with 50% marks aggregate (45% in the Subject of specialization) OR 55% overall, with English.
B.Com (General) - Pass 10+2 from a recognized Board.
B.Sc (Hons) Botany Pass 10+2 with 50% marks aggregate (45% in the Subject of specialization) OR 55% overall, with English.
Computer Science
B.Sc (General) General Pass 10+2 from a recognized Board.

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Barasat College Admissions:

Admission to all the courses offered at Barasat College is conducted on a Merit Basis of the qualifying examination. All candidates are required to have passed 10+2 examination from any recognized Board. 

  • Candidate applying for Honors courses should have 50% marks as aggregate, 45% marks in the related subjects, and 55% marks in the main honors stream subject.
  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 in the vocational stream are eligible for all the BA and B.Sc general courses.
  • For B.Com, candidates must have Higher Secondary Examination (10+2) qualified from a recognized board of education and mathematics should be a compulsory subject.
  • English should be a compulsory subject at 10+2 level.
  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST only require 40% aggregate and 40% in each related subject for the Honors courses.
  • The total process of admission will be executed Online.

How to Apply?

  • Candidates have to visit the official website of the college and have to register as a new user and fill the Application Form.
  • Admission to the BA, B.Sc and B.Com programs will be based on the marks secured in the qualifying examination.
  • A list of selected candidates will be available on the official website or they can contact the college.
  • Candidates can visit the college on the date of admission with required documents.

Documents Required:

  1. Passport-sized photograph
  2. Scanned copy of the signature
  3. Class 10th Mark Sheet
  4. Class 12th Mark Sheet
  5. Caste Certificate
  6. Date of Birth Proof
  7. Aadhaar Card

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Barasat College Facilities

Being an engineering college, PES College of Engineering has a good infrastructure to meet every student’s needs. Following are some of the facilities provided by the college:

    • Library: It has a rich collection of books on various topics, dissertations, reference books, magazines, CD/DVDs, journals, etc.
    • Canteens: It is equipped with the latest appliances and delicious food.
  • Sports

Barasat College Faculty:

Dr. Partha Pratim Dasgupta is the principal of the college and many highly qualifies faculties are available in the college for different departments. Prof. Haimanti Dasgupta ( M.A. ) is Associate Professor, HOD, Prof. Rathin Biswas ( M.A., B.Ed. ) is Associate Professor, HOD and many more about 50+ faculties are there in the college.

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Ques. Is there any Entrance Exam for admission in UG courses at Barasat College?

Ans. No, there is no entrance exam for any of the UG courses offered at the college, admission to UG courses are based upon the merit of previous examination (10+2).

Ques. Can the course fee be paid in installments per year?

Ans. The College has provided an option to pay the fee for every year during its beginning as per college fee structure or university norms.

Ques. Does the college provide Hostel facilities to their students?

Ans. No, Hostel facilities are not provided for boys and girls both by the college. But there are many PG near campus which provides all facilities for students.

Ques. Does College provide placement to their students?

Ans. No, College does not provide placement totally, but they use to keep informing the students if any placement is going on in the city and how to get the placement college used to provide some tips.

Ques. How about the college events at Barasat College?

Ans. Every nation event celebrated in this college and sports and other events held throughout the year and are enjoyed by the students. Some events like Saraswati puja every student comes and enjoy.