Krishnagar Government College, West Bengal was established in the year 1846. It is affiliated to the University of Kalyani. NAAC has reaccredited this college with ‘A’ grade. The college offers a number of Undergraduate and Post-graduate courses in Arts & Science. Admission to these courses is purely merit-based.

Some notable alumni of this college are Dwijendralal Rai, Lalmohan Ghosh, Prafulla Chandra Roy, Nihar Ranjan Gupta, Anil Biswas, Pramatha Nath Bose 

Krishnagar Govt. College Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1846 | Public
Affiliation  University of Kalyani
Accreditation NAAC
Courses offered UG & PG
Application Mode Online
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Sports, Canteen
Official Website

Krishnagar Govt. College Courses

The college offers UG and PG programs across various specializations. The courses with details are tabulated below:

Courses Specializations Eligibility
B.A. (Hons.) Bengali, English, Sanskrit, History, Political Science, Philosophy 10+2 or equivalent in the relevant subject
B.A. (General) -
B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Zoology, Botany, Physiology, Geography, Economics
B.Sc. (General) Pure Science, BioScience
M.A. Bengali, Philosophy Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field with 45% marks
M.Sc. Zoology, Geography

Read more Krishnagar Govt. College Courses & Fees

Krishnagar Govt. College Admission

The admission to all courses is purely based on marks scored by the candidate in the last qualifying examination. Candidates can apply online or the desired course. In case of general courses, a merit list is prepared based on aggregate marks. In the case of honours subject, a merit list is prepared based on aggregate marks plus the marks obtained in the subject in which the student wants to take honors.

Application Procedure:

  • Visit the official website of the college
  • Click in the option ‘Click here for online submission of application form’
  • Fill out all the details in the application form
  • Upload all the required scanned documents, photographs, signature etc.
  • Click  on submit 
  • Take two or three print copies of the form as two copies must be brought during verification
  • Visit the website regularly to get updates on the merit list

Read more Krishnagar Govt. College Admission

Krishnagar Govt. College Scholarships

The college offers various concessions and financial aids for the students based on different criteria. Some of them are listed below:

Government Stipends: The physically handicapped students are offered with Govt. Stipend through the Mass Education Department. The social welfare department of the office of District Magistrate offers Govt. Stipend to the students under SC/ ST/ OBC category

Concessions:  Poor& meritorious students or students belonging to minority groups are offered more than 50% concessions. They are also offered with help and awards by various organizations & voluntary donors

Free-Studentship: 10% of the total strength of students securing 1st class in their last board or university examinations is offered with free studentship. Also, another 10% of students securing 2nd class are offered with half free-studentship

Read more Krishnagar Govt. College Scholarships

Krishnagar Govt. College Facilities

Central Library: A huge central library is present in the college. Moreover, there are departmental seminar libraries for different departments of the college

Hostel: The College provides student’s hostel for outstation students. The hostels are good with all the basic requirements.

Playground:  There are sprawling grounds for playing outdoor games like Football, Cricket and more. 

Read more: Krishnagar Govt. College Hostel

Krishnanagar Govt. College FAQs

Ques: What kind of accommodation is available for the students?

Ans: Hostel accommodation for outstation students is available at KGC.

Ques: Can I take admission offline? 

Ans: No, the application process is conducted online

Ques: What kind of management quota is available for the students?

Ans: The Management or the college does not accept any donation or capitation fee for admission to any course offered by the college

Ques: What is the selection criterion for admission?

Ans: Admission is purely based on merit and is subject to availability of seats.