Chittaranjan College, founded in 1967, is an undergraduate college founded by the Late Ranadeb Choudharyin Kolkata, West Bengal. It offers 2 Undergraduate programs in B.A and B.Com. These include BA General/ BA Honors course in English and Bengali. B.Com General and B.Com Honors in Accounting and Finance. Admissions to all courses are purely based on merit in the qualifying examination. Applications are accepted online. Scholarships and freeships are also provided. 

Chittaranjan College Kolkata Highlights

Established | Institute Type  1967 | Government 
Affiliated to  University of Calcutta 
Set by  Government of India 
Courses Offered  2 UG courses 
Popular Courses  BA and B.Com 
Application Mode  Online 
Admission Criteria  Merit-based 
Campus Area  8 Acres 
Scholarship Yes
Facilities Available  Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports, etc.
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Chittaranjan College Kolkata Courses

Chittaranjan College offers 2 Undergraduate programs in various specializations. Details of the courses with their details are mentioned below:

Course  Details
BA General  Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
Fees per annum: INR 2692
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BA Honours Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 45%
Specializations: English, and Bengali
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
Fees per annum: INR 2992
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B.Com General Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
Fees per annum: INR 4132
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B.Com Hons Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 55%
Specializations: Accounting, and Finance
Selection Criteria: Merit Based
Fees per annum: INR 3712
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Chittaranjan College Kolkata Admissions

Admissions to all courses are solely based on merit in the qualifying examination, once the candidate has achieved the eligibility criteria. There is no entrance examination conducted. Applications are accepted online. 

How to Apply?

  • Get the form offline from the college’s campus.
  • Fill in all the details correctly.
  • Attach all the mandatory documents.
  • Download the application challan from the website.
  • Submit the application fee of INR 100 through challan at the respective bank.
  • Submit the application form on or before the stipulated date.

Documents Required

  • 12th grade marks card
  • 10th grade marks card 
  • Transfer Certificate 
  • Migration certificate 
  • Character certificate

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Chittaranjan College Kolkata Facilities

Chittaranjan College provides adequate facilities ensuring the comfort and quality education of the students. Some of the facilities provided by the college include:

  • Library: The library houses many books, in addition to newspapers and periodicals in the Reading Room for students for reference work as well as for preparation for different competitive examinations. The e-library of the college is fully functional. All students are able to utilize the same for browsing, literature search, accessing the journals, etc.
  • Railway concession: Monthly Railway orders are issued to bonafide students of the college who come from suburban areas. In order to avail of the said concession, a student must not have any outstanding dues against him/her for the period concerned.
  • Hostel: Hostels for both women and men are provided. Both the hostels are provided with overhead tanks and electric motors. It also provides other basic facilities like kitchen, dining hall, bathrooms, badminton court, indoor games, guest rooms, internet/Wi-Fi, and so on.
  • Canteen: The campus has three main canteens for snacks, vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals, coffee, tea, ice cream, pizzas, burgers, noodles, etc.
  • Healthcare: The campus has a medical center with a qualified physician and trained nurse to treat staff, students, and residents of the campus without charging them.
  • Sports: Various indoor and outdoor sports facilities are provided to the students so that they recharge and freshen up their minds in between their busy schedules.
  • Internet Facility: The college is equipped with high-speed internet service available to the students of all the classes during the college hour. There is a separate internet lab with an adequate number of computers for the students.
  • Guest House: A guest house facility is provided for the parents and guardians of the students and is on a nominal rent. The guest house has all the necessities in it.
  • Transportation: The college has an adequate number of buses for the students and staff members.

Chittaranjan College Kolkata FAQs

Ques. What is the attendance criteria required for Chittaranjan College?

Ans. As per the regulations of the Calcutta University, students will have to attend a minimum of 75% of the lectures delivered in each subject separately in order to be eligible to appear in the University Examination as a regular collegiate student. If the attendance acquired by the student is between 65% - 75%, the student may be permitted to appear as a non-collegiate student on payment of the prescribed non-collegiate fee to the University. If the acquired percentage is lesser than 65%, the student is not eligible to appear in the University Examination.

Ques. How is the faculty of the college?

Ans. The college has a well-experienced and highly qualified faculty. They are determined to provide adequate knowledge and skills, as well as basic moral values required for the success of any student graduating from this college. There are 8 professors specialized in various areas under BA and B.Com, including 4 Ph.D. holders in Mathematics, Hindi, and Bengali subjects. 

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Ques. What is the reservation criteria?

Ans. The reservations for each of the courses is as mentioned below. 

Course SC ST OBC
BA General 22 6 3
BA Honours 11 3 2
B.Com General and Honours 33 9 5

Ques. What are the important dates to keep in mind for admissions?

Ans. The dates to keep in mind include: 

Event Date
Admission for BA/ B.Sc/ B.Com 08 Jun 2020
1st merit list will be published 10 Jun 2020

Ques. How do we contact the college for further details?

Ans. The mailing address of the college is Chittaranjan college, 8A, Beniatola Lane, Kolkata-700009. You can also contact them at (033) 22414570 or email them at