Updated On - August 2nd 2019 by SURBHI
Vidyasagar College is one of the oldest institutions located in the city of Kolkata. Earlier it was known as Metropolitan Institution but was renamed after its founder Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. Vidyasagar College addresses in north Kolkata with its second campus in Salt Lake City. The college provides hostel facilities for students. College offers both UG and PG courses in Arts & Science.
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Vidyasagar College Highlights
Pandit Iswarchandra Vidyasagar
University of Calcutta
Type of College
National Assessment and Accreditation Council, Bangalore
Sankar Ghosh Lane, Kolkata
How to Reach
- 3.5 Kms from CTC Bus Stand, Howrah
- 2 km from Sealdah Railway Station, Kolkata
- 20 minutes’ drive from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata
Vidyasagar College Courses
The college offers both UG & PG Courses. Vidyasagar College is divided into three campuses in Kolkata city, namely, Sankar Ghose Lane for the UG course, Salt Lake for the PG course, and Bidhan Sarani. The college offers 43 courses under UG and PG programs, which includes BA (Honors), BA (General), B.Sc. (Honors), B.Sc. (General), and M.Sc. Vidyasagar College Subject Combination style is also offered to the students for better learning opportunities for combining the courses the learning experience becomes much more larger for the students.
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Vidyasagar College Notable Alumni
With 143 years of glorious history, the college has many alumni’s who have reached unimaginable heights. Some of them are Manna Dey (singer), Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay (novelist), Brojen Das (swimmer) and Paoli Dam (actress).
Why join Vidyasagar College?
Healthy Faculty Count:
The college has a large strength of teachers that are responsible for imparting quality education to the students so that they emerge as global leaders in the future. Almost all the teachers have their highest degree of qualification as Ph.D., and all are experienced too.
Learning and development:
The college has 10 well-equipped laboratories for carrying out research and experiments. College also provides a basic computer awareness course to give students an overview of basic programmes.
NCC & NSS Activities:
College also regularly organizes seminars, NCC & NSS activities in the college. Student’s Union and alumni association take an active part in organizing such activities. The college has a nominal fee structure.