Bethune College, Kolkata

Bethune College, Kolkata

Kolkata, West Bengal UGC | Estd 1879 University of Calcutta, Kolkata Government NAAC Grade A

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Bethune College is a Government Women’s college located in the capital city of Kolkata of the Indian state West Bengal. The University was established in the year 1879 and gained popularity for being the first women’s college in Asia. The college is envisioned to successfully enlighten generations of women to such a degree that they emerge as triumphant empowered individuals in both the home and world. The College is fully recognized by the UGC, accredited by NAAC ‘A’ grade, and duly affiliated to the University of Calcutta, Kolkata. It offers specialization in streams like Arts and Science at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level.

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Bethune College Highlights

Establishment Year

1879

Type of College

Government College

Governing Body

Govt. of West Bengal

Recognized by

UGC

NAAC ‘A’ grade accredited

Bethune College Founder

John Elliot Drinkwater Bethune

Library

Over 1,00,000 Books and Journals

Teaching Departments

16

Faculty

83

How to Reach

4 km from Howrah Railway station

13 km from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport


Bethune College Courses

The College offers eight specializations under B.A (Hons.) program and nine specializations under B.Sc. program at the Undergraduate level whereas at the Postgraduate level the college offers M.A in two specializations and M.Sc. in four specializations.

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Departments

BengaliBotany
ChemistryComputer Science
EconomicsEnglish
HindiHistory
MathematicsPhilosophy
PhysicsPolitical Science
PsychologySanskrit
StatisticsZoology

Bethune College Facilities

  • Library: The college provides 1,00,000 books and these include some rare and priceless books and journals. About 1100 fresh books are added to the collection on each consecutive year for the students & faculty members.
  • Computer Center: Bethune College offers a 2-year on-campus certification course, Diploma in PC Application, at a subsidized rate.
  • College Canteen: The canteen is run by an organization that functions during the working hours of the college. The College also provides with furniture, refrigerator, gas, purified water and electricity supply.
  • Psychological Counselling Cell: The cell is run by the teachers who have been professionally trained. The cell provides support to staff and students of the college. The Psychological cell also maintains the confidentiality of the students and staff.

Bethune College, Kolkata Fees & Eligibility

CourseFeesEligibility
B.Sc {Hons.}₹1,371 (1st Year Fees)10+2
B.A {Hons.}₹1,181 (1st Year Fees)10+2
M.A₹7,466 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
M.Sc₹6,561 (1st Year Fees)Graduation
Select Degree : B.Sc {Hons.} B.A {Hons.} M.A M.Sc
Select Stream : Arts Science

Bethune College Top Courses, Fees & Eligibility

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3 Years 36 seats Degree On Campus Graduation Check Detailed Fees

7.9/10 Based on 22 Reviews

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Bachelor of Arts [B.A] {Hons.}

₹ 1,181 1st Yr Fees
3 Years 38 seats Degree On Campus Graduation Check Detailed Fees

8.1/10 Based on 3 Reviews

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Master of Arts [M.A]

₹ 7,466 1st Yr Fees
2 Years 23 seats Degree On Campus Post Graduation Check Detailed Fees
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Master of Science [M.Sc]

₹ 6,561 1st Yr Fees
2 Years 21 seats Degree On Campus Post Graduation Check Detailed Fees
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Sayani BiswasEconomics HonoursBatch : 2000
9.3
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9.3 /10

Bethune College is one of the most prestigious colleges in Kolkata.which offers excellent academic and extra curricular facilities to its students and montivates them in realizing their true potential.I chose Economics because it is an emerging science providing real insights into how the economy is run and I have a great interest in the subject.


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Debosmita DasEconomicsBatch : 2022
6.5
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6.5 /10

One of the best colleges in kolkata,no political inclination and among the top 100 colleges in India. Provides an wholesome environment and professors are very friendly. The natural touch makes it all the more beautiful.


9/10academic
9/10faculty
7/10infrastructure
5/10food & accom
2/10placement
7/10social life
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SNEco hons(bsc)Batch : 2022
9.2
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9.2 /10

Well maintained faculty and environment. Student friendly teachers. Very reputed college.ranks among top 100 in NIRF. All honours courses available. Large classrooms that are very interractive. Teachers are very understanding.and very impartial.


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Sayani BasakB.Sc Economics (hons)Batch : 2020
8.0
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS
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8 /10

Its Asia's first women's college and getting into this institution isnt easy. The college has a great faculty, good reputation, infrastructure, no politics and also economics and english are the best departments in our college


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Sudipta MondalBsc Economics honoursBatch : 2000
8.3
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8.3 /10

I really wanted to know the subject in depth and this institution has really good reputation and perfect for me for acquiring knowledge about this field. Also the passouts have been really successful in their fields


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Anuska ChakrabortyBsc Economics honorsBatch : 2022
9.0
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS
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9 /10

The economics department of Bethune college is very good and the university provides me many scopes in further studies. The economics department of is very very impressive and it works with a higher standard. Professors are very helpful and friendly with us. The teaching process is also very enjoyable. This things leads me to choose this college and the university as well.


9/10academic
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Dibyangana DebnathBsc Statistics HonorsBatch : 2022
7.5
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS
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7.5 /10

Firstly, Bethune College is one of the most prestigious colleges in India with a terrific historic background. Secondly, the faculty is very well and cooperative.Thirdly, the College campus as well as campus atmosphere is very beautiful which provides a healthy environment for studies.Lastly, I got chance in it. And I opted for this course because I have a keen interest in Mathematics. As a result of which I always wanted to pursue my career in a field related to it. Since statistics is high in demand these days and has a high job prospect, I took admission in this stream. And also I love to play with numbers and dates.


9/10academic
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7/10food & accom
6/10placement
7/10social life
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Sananda BhattacharjeeEconomics Hons.Batch : 2022
8.5
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS
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8.5 /10

Bethune College is the first college in Asia for women.Over the years it has been providing education to the girls at a very minimal expenditure.This year we got NIRF ranking of 78 in the country. The campus is full of greens.Here both academic and extracurricular activities are given equal importance. Professors are very cordial and supportive. A homely experience is provided to all.


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Arpita SarkarBsc economics honoursBatch : 2022
10.0
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10 /10

Best in academics and heritage college many famous personalities graduated from this college It's in the core heart of north Calcutta which is connected to the whole busy city. The faculties are the best.


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Aishwarya DeyBsc Economics honoursBatch : 2000
9.3
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9.3 /10

This college has one of the best faculties and prestigious which really inspired me to join this institution. The teachers are very helpful. The college has prestigious alumni which also inspired me alot I have opted for Economics honours because I have always had an interest on this subject and wanted to pursue this subject in my higher education program


10/10academic
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8/10infrastructure
9/10food & accom
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181, Bidhan Sarani,Dani Gosh Street, Hedua, Azad Hind Bag, Maniktala
Kolkata - 700006
West Bengal , India

0.04KmBeadon Square
1.87KmShyambazar Metro Gate No 4 railway station

Admission Cell - 033-22571712

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Tanistha Dasgupta

How much is the minimum cut off for BSC couses??

24 Mar, 2018 13:47
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Garima Bansal

Hi Tanistha, To get the information regarding cutoff for BSC couses you may contact on this given no.033-22571712

09 May, 2018 15:39

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Bethune College, Kolkata runs BA/BSc/PG courses under its 16 department viz. English, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Bengali, Philosophy, Computer Science, Economics, Hindi, Mathematics, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, and Statistics. The college conducts Mid-term and Final (Theory/Practical)

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