Senate of Serampore College was set up in the year 1818 by the pioneer of Christian missionaries. It aims at providing education in sciences and arts to students of every caste, color, or country. The college has attained the status of Deemed to be university by UGC. It is running the academic administration of all its affiliated theological colleges. The university offers undergraduate, post-graduate, diploma and doctoral programs in the field of theological studies. 

Senate of Serampore College Highlights

Established  1818
Type of university Deemed to be university
Courses Offered UG, PG, Diploma, Doctoral programs
Admission criteria Entrance-based
Application Mode Offline

Senate of Serampore College Courses

The college offers Theological Undergraduate, Post-Graduate, Doctorate and Diploma Programs to its students. The top courses are tabulated below:

Courses Details
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: 10+2
  • Subjects Offered: Clinical Pastoral Counselling, Christian Studies, Bible Translation, Worship and Music
B. Div.
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 or equivalent
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 with ministerial/work experience of 2 years
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: Graduation 
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Eligibility: BCS or BD or equivalent with 1-year ministerial experience

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Senate of Serampore College Admission

Candidates seeking admission to the courses have to qualify a Common Entrance Test conducted by the college. The applications for admissions are invited online. Candidates can download it from the official website and apply offline

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of Senate of Serampore College
  • Check the latest updates
  • Download and take a print copy of the application form
  • Fill in the form with your own handwriting and attach all the required documents
  • Submit the same with the prescribed fee to the registrar’s office 

Candidates interested to apply for theological studies are can contact the principal of one of the affiliated colleges for necessary details and guidance.

Senate of Serampore College Facilities

The college offers a variety of facilities. The list of the same can be seen below:

  • Church: The college has a designated church for its members and students.
  • Hostel: Hostel facilities are available for its students. There is a mess facility and a separate hostel for both girls and boys.
  • Sports: As a part of recreational activities, the college hosts various sports-related events and also encourages its students to maintain active participation in the same.
  • Library: There is a library where students can gain access to all sought of books and journals for reference purposes and curricular studies.
  • Canteen: Canteen facility is available for students where students can unwind after a long day and have a wide variety of meals at an affordable price.
  • Auditorium: The college has an auditorium where are the cultural events, debates, seminars, and conferences take place.

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Senate of Serampore FAQs

Ques: Does the college offer scholarships to its students?

Ans: Many scholarship/loan facilities are available for the students

Ques: What is the location of this university?

Ans: Senate of Serampore College, 10, William Carey Road,
Mac House Complex, Serampore,
Dist.-Hooghly. Pin. 712201, West Bengal, India

Ques: Are there any placement opportunities for students?

Ans: No, there are no campus placements. But after completion of students, students can get good jobs under private and govt. sectors

Ques: What are the other courses offered by the university?

Ans: There are courses like Bachelor of Missiology, Master of Counselling and Psychotherapy, Doctor of Theology and Doctor of Ministry

Ques: How many colleges are affiliated to this university?

Ans: There are 61 colleges across the country that are affiliated to this university