Bidhannagar College, Kolkata, was established in the year 1984. The college is affiliated to West Bengal State University, Barasat and is situated in Kolkata, West Bengal.
Bidhannagar College, Kolkata offers Under Graduate and Post Graduate Honours Programs in Arts & Science stream leading to BA, B.Sc. (Hons.) and M.Sc. in different areas of specializations.
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|Name of the College||Bidhannagar College|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit based – UG & PG|
|Entrance Test based – 40% seats of PG courses|
|Last Date to Apply||August, 2020 – UG Program|
|July, 2020 – PG Program|
|Entrance Name||Entrance Exam conducted by the college|
Bidhannagar College offers BA (Hons.) in seven different disciplines of Arts and B.Sc. (Hons.) in nine fields of specializations. The candidates planning to take admission in any of these UG program must have passed 10+2 with an aggregate of 50% marks.
The candidates for any of these UG courses are selected on the basis of the merit of qualifying examination.
The candidates who have passed H.S. examinations (10+2) or its equivalent from All India Board/Council including Open School are eligible to apply.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility Criteria||Seat Intake||Selection Process|
|BA (Hons.)||English||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in English.||53||Merit Basis|
|Bengali||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Bengali.||53|
|Political Science||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Political Science||53|
|History||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in History.||53|
|Philosophy||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Philosophy.||53|
|Education||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Education/ other related subjects.||27|
|Economics||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Economics/ Maths.||53|
|B.Sc. (Hons.)||Physics||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Physics.||53|
|Chemistry||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Chemistry/ Mathematics.||53|
|Mathematics||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Mathematics.||53|
|Zoology||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Zoology/ Biology.||37|
|Statistics||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Stats/ Maths.||32|
|Botany||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Biology/ Botany.||32|
|Microbiology||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Microbiology/ Biology.||29|
|Anthropology||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate.||24|
|Geography||Passed 10+2 with 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in Geography.||32|
Key Points to remember for UG Admission:
Bidhannagar College offers three M.Sc. courses in Chemistry, Zoology and Microbiology. The candidates seeking admission in any of these PG courses must have obtained a bachelor’s degree in science stream with relevant subjects from any recognised University/ Institution.
Selection criterion for admission in these courses is based 60% on merit and 40% on the entrance exam conducted by the college.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility Criteria||Seat Intake||Selection Criteria|
|M.Sc.||Chemistry||A graduate degree in Science stream.||20||60% seats are filled on merit basis while rests of the 40% are based on the score of entrance exam conducted by the college.|
Key Points to remember for PG Admission:
Documents required at the time of Admission:
Note – The candidates must carry Original documents at the time of admission for UG & PG courses.
|Reserved Category||Reservation Policy|
|OBC||As per Government Instructions|
The college provides various scholarship and financial aids to the financial backward but meritorious students.
|Name of Scholarship/Financial Aid||Eligibility Criteria|
|SC/ST Post Metric Scholarship||SC/ST Students will receive this given financial assistance. Parent’s annual income should not be more than INR 2,00,000 per annum|
|Minority Scholarship||Must secure 50% marks in last qualifying examination of Board/ University. Annual income of father should not be more than INR 2,50,000 per annum|
|Merit cum means Scholarship||Must obtain at least 75% marks in Higher Secondary Examinations and annual income should not exceed INR 80,000|
|TARGET Charity Stipend||Five students from each year( 1st,2nd and 3rd) batch for Humanities and Science|
|Kanyashree Prokolpo||Unmarried girl students of 18-19 year of age group pursuing higher education from any government recognized educational institution will receive one time financial assistance of INR 25,000. Annual income of parents should not exceed INR 1, 20,000.|
In addition, some other scholarship/financial aids are available for students:
|BA (Hons.) English||Admission Link|
|Admission UG program||27 May - 10 Jun, 2020|
|Admission PG program||01 Jul - 31 Jul, 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