Bhairab Ganguly College, situated in Kolkata, is an academic institution established in 1968. The College at present has a total student strength of approximately five thousand, imparting learning in diverse areas of Humanities, Commerce and Basic Sciences. The college offers Honours courses in 19 disciplines and General Courses in 23 subjects.
All the undergraduate courses comprise of three years while the postgraduate courses are of two years. The College offers self-financed PG Courses in four subjects, namely, English, Geography, Urdu and Commerce.
Admissions to the Bhairab Ganguly College are done purely based on merit for both the undergraduate as well as postgraduate courses. For batch:
Bhairab Ganguly College provides Bachelor of Arts (H) programmes in eight different specializations – Bengali, English, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Economics and Geography. It also offers General courses for the same specializations.
The College has Bachelor of Science (H) programmes in nine specializations -
Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Electronics, Computer Science, Botany, Physiology, Zoology as well as General courses. B.Com courses are also available for Honours and General candidates.
The total strength for every B.A and B.Sc programmes differs from subject to subject. The total number of seats present for B.A (H) including all the eight specialization is 315. Whereas, the total number of seats for B.Sc degree equals to a total of 300.
Key Points to be Noted
Candidates who have passed/appeared for any (10+2 system) are applicable for seeking admission to this college. The eligibility criteria for different courses has been listed in the table below.
List of UG courses offered by Bhairab Ganguly College with number of seats and eligibility
|BA||Bengali||60||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 50% in Bengali|
|English||60||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 50% in English|
|History||60||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 45% in History|
|Philosophy||30||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 45% in Philosophy|
|Political Science||35||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 45% in Political Science|
|Economics||30||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 45% in Economics/ Math/ Business Math|
|Geography||40||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 55% and 55% in Geography/ (Average of Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Biology, Math)|
|General||350||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 40%|
|B.Sc||Chemistry||40||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 55% in Physics, Math/Statistics|
|Physics||40||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 50% in Physics + 45% in Math and passed with Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Statistics|
|Mathematics||50||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 50% in Mathematicsc + Passed with Physics, Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Electronics|
|Electronics||20||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% and 50% in Physics + 50% in Math/Physics|
|Computer Science||30||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% +45% in Math/ Com Sc./Com. Appl + Passed with Math, Physics, Chemistry/Comp. Science/ Comp. Application|
|Botany||40||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% + 45% in Biology + Passed with any two of Physics, Chemistry, Math and Food & Nutrition|
|Physiology||30||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% + 45% in Biology + Passed with any two of Physics, Chemistry, Math and Food & Nutrition|
|Zoology||40||Passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% + 45% in Biology + Passed with any two of Physics, Chemistry, Math and Food & Nutrition|
|General||350||Passed with Math Physics, Chemistry/ Comp. Science|
|B.Com||General||150||Passed with Mathematics or Business Math. or Economics or B.E.M. or Statistics or BookKeeping or Business Statistics or Accountancy or Financial Accounting|
|Honours||220||Passed 10+2 with 50% + Accountancy/ Business Economics including Business Mathematics/ Business Organization/ Mathematics/ Economics/ Statistics/ Commerce/ Accounts/ Business Studies/ Financial Accounting/ Office Management and Secretarial Practices/ Elements of Cost Accountancy and Auditing/ Book Keeping/ Business Mathematics/ Cost Accountancy and Principle of Management|
|BA/B.Com||Advertising, Sales Promotion and Sales Management||Passed 10+2 with Mathematics or Business Math. or Economics or B.E.M. or Statistics or BookKeeping or Business Statistics or Accountancy or Financial Accounting|
With regards to the Postgraduate studies, Bhairab Ganguly College Kolkata offers very few programmes. It offers Master of Arts (MA) with two specializations - English and Urdu and Master of Science (M.Sc.) with one specialization - Geography. In addition, the college also offers Master of Commerce (M.Com) degree. The duration of all the PG courses are two years.
Admission to Master degree courses are done on the basis of the aggregate marks received by the candidate in their Graduation level. The total intake for the M.A courses is 67, and for M.Sc. and M.Com, the intake is 32 each.
Key Points to be Noted
List of PG courses offered by Bhairab Ganguly College
|MA||English||42||40% in English (Hons.) Candidates who have passed Honours are eligible to apply||Rs 50,000/|
|Urdu||25||40% in Urdu (Hons.) Candidates who have passed Honour are eligible to apply||Rs 6,000/-|
|M.Sc||Geography||32||50% in Geography (Hons.) Candidates who have passed Honours are eligible to apply||Rs 60,000/-|
|M.Com||32||40% in Commerce (Hons.) Candidates who have passed Honours are eligible to apply||Rs 40,000/-|
|Online application (UG)||24 May - 10 Jun, 2020|
|Publication of Merit list (UG)||12 Jun, 2020|
|Commencement of Admission (1st phase) by online payment (UG)||13 Jun - 15 Jun, 2020|
|Online application (PG)||28 May - 22 Jun, 2020|
|Publication of Merit list (PG)||23 Jun, 2020|
|Commencement of Admission (1st phase) by online payment (PG)||23 Jun - 25 Jun, 2020|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College