Chakdaha College was established as a Pre-University College on November 21, 1972, in a suburban Bengal, under the pioneering initiative to the-then Deputy Speaker of West Bengal Assembly. The college is one of the earliest colleges, affiliated to University of Kalyani and accredited by NAAC. It is a self-financing and co-educational college.
The college has been a study center of Netaji Subhash Open University since 1998, offers undergraduate courses in Arts, Commerce, and Science stream. Chakdaha College admissions are based on the merit basis of qualifying exams.
Note: A candidate will be eligible for admissions in all courses if have passed Higher Secondary Examination (10+2) in General or Vocational stream, conducted by West Bengal Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent.
Chakdaha College Highlights
Chakdaha College Courses
At present, Chakdaha College offers 14 Honours courses together with a variety of subjects, offered in the General courses such as BA, B.Com, and B.Sc. in various departments.
Chakdaha College Scholarships
Some of the scholarships offered by Chakdaha College for students are-:
Stipend for meritorious and poor students from the Teachers’ Council.
Financial help for poor students from the Students’ Union.
Financial assistance through Students’ Aid Fund for which students are selected based on merit, class attendance and financial status of students.
Government of India scholarships to students belonging to OBC/ SC/ ST category.
Chakdaha College Facilities
College Building-: Each department has three separate and self-sufficient buildings.
Library-: The college library presently has more than 20,000 books include textbooks and rare costly reference books and up-dated information books.
Laboratories-: College provides well-equipped laboratories for the different lab-based departments: Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Zoology, Mathematics, Botany, Statistics.
Hostel-: Fourteen students can be accommodated in the college hostel provided with all facilities. Girls hostel are under construction.