Calcutta University: University of Calcutta- Admission, Cutoff 2019-20, Courses & Fee

Calcutta University Admission Cutoff College Courses and Fee

Calcutta University

Established in 1857 by the act of Legislative Council of British India, the University of Calcutta is amongst the Premier Universities in India. The university has been ranked 5th by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), Ministry of HRD, Government of India in 2019. Notably, the University of Calcutta has been awarded the 1st position among the state universities in QS BRICS & QS India University Rankings 2019.

Some of the notable alumni of the Prestigious University include Swami Vivekananda, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Bankimchandra Chatterjee, Meghnad Saha, Satyendranath Bose, Dr. Rajendra Prasad and Shyamaprasad Mukherjee. The distinguished professors of the university include Rabindranath Tagore, Jagadish Chandra Bose, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Henry Stephen and Chandrasekhar Venkata Raman.

The University of Calcutta offers undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral, Diploma and certificate programmes in various faculties of studies including Arts, Agriculture, Science, Commerce, Engineering & Technology, Management, Law, Journalism, Fine Arts, Education and Library Science.

In South Asia, it is the first institution to be entrenched as a multidisciplinary and western-style university. Initially, the Calcutta University start it’s functioning on the pattern of the University of London but eventually introduced its own modifications. The University still commands one of the top positions in the country providing Quality Education in UG, PG and Research Courses.

Presently, the University is deliberated Asia’s largest University on the basis on the strength of the students. In 2001 and in 2010, the University was awarded 5 stars by NAAC, NAAC ranked the university as 'A’ grade in 2008, UGC declared Calcutta University as "University with Potential for Excellence".

There are 164 Colleges Affiliated to Calcutta University, which run Graduation Degree Programs in various streams. Out of these 164 colleges, 19 are self-financed institutes. These colleges are situated across the city of Kolkata, Howrah, and South 24 Parganas. At present, the university has over 18,000 students enrolled at both graduate and post-graduate level through the various departments and affiliated colleges.

Calcutta University Highlights

Establishment Year

1857

University Type

State University

Approved By

UGC

NAAC ‘A’ Grade Accredited

Campus Area

2.9 Acres

Total Students

18,000

University Campuses

14

No. of Faculties

8

No. of Centers

21

Library

10,00,000 Books

Accommodation

Yes (Both Girls &  Boys)

How to Reach

6 Km away from Kolkata Railway Station

15 Km away from Netaji Subhash Chandra International Airport

Departments

  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics
  • Department of Applied Mathematics
  • Department of Physiology
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Polymer Science and Technology
  • Department of Applied Physics
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Department of Geology
  • Department of Electronic Science
  • Department of Pure Mathematics
  • Department of Marine Science
  • Department of Chemical Technology
  • Department of Applied Optics and Photonics
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Department of Environmental Science
  • Department of Anthropology
  • The Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Library & Information Science
  • Dr. B.C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engg. and the Dept. of Biotechnology
  • Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Commerce
  • Centre for Research in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • Department of Home Science
  • Department of Business Management
  • Department of Physiology
  • Department of Atmospheric Sciences
  • Department of Agricultural Chemistry and Soil Science
  • Department of Applied Psychology
  • Department of Education
  • Department of English Language and Literature
  • M.Sc. course on Genetics
  • Department of History
  • Department of Linguistics
  • Department of Museology
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Sociology
  • S N Pradhan Centre for Neurosciences
  • Centre for Urban Economic Studies
  • Institute of Agricultural Science
  • Centre for Horticultural Studies
  • Department of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Dept. Of Advanced Study in Cell and Chromosome Research
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Plant Physiology
  • Institute of Foreign Policy Studies
  • Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology
  • Faculty Council for Post-Graduate studies in Agriculture
  • Faculty Council for PG studies in Education, Journalism & Library Sc.
  • Faculty Council for Post-Graduate studies in Science
  • Asutosh College
  • Bose Institute (MSc-PhD Programme)
  • Dept. for Testing and Training for Providing Technical Back up to the persons who gain for Agricultural and Horticultural Development
  • Faculty Council for Post-Graduate studies in Arts
  • Faculty Council for PG studies in Commerce, Social Welfare & Buss. Mgmt.
  • Faculty Council for PG studies in Engg.& Tech.
  • Faculty Council for PG studies in Fine Arts, Music and Home Sc.
  • Faculty Council for Post-Graduate studies in Law

Calcutta University Admission 2020: Entrance Exam, Last Date, Application Form

There are various UG, PG, Research and Diploma level Programs offered by Calcutta University in different specializations. Application form can be filled online or offline on payment of the application fee through SBI Collect or Challan. Calcutta University offers admission in these courses under two categories, i.e. Category ‘A’ refers to CU Candidates and Category ‘B’ refers to Non-CU candidates. The admission under categories ‘A’ and ‘B’ is granted over 60% and 40% seats respectively.

  • Those students who have passed their Graduation from the Autonomous colleges of CU will be studied under Category ‘A’ for all the current year admission.
  • Non-CU candidates and those who have completed their Graduation from CU in the preceding year will be treated in Category ‘B’.
  • B.Tech admission is based on the score in WBJEE conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) followed by counselling.
  • The university conducts its own entrance exam followed by an interview at its College Street Campus and Alipore campus to offer admission in M.Tech, M.Ed., LL.M, M.Sc and M.Sc (Ag.) programs.
  • A valid GATE score is required for some selected specialization in M.Tech. Apart from GATE Score, a good GPAT score will be considered, for M.Tech in Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemical Tech.
  • At PG level, MA, M.Com and M.Li.Sc admission will be granted on the basis of marks in the qualifying examination. CAT or MAT qualified candidates are eligible to apply for MBA course.
  • At UG level, the admission to BA, B.Sc & B.Com programs is based on marks in the qualifying degree while admission to B.Li.Sc, Integrated B.Li.Sc and BA-LL.B programs is based on Admission Test conducted by the university.
  • M.Phil & Ph.D. admission is based on the score in Research Entrance Test (RET) followed by an Interview. CSIR/ UGC NET-JRF qualified candidates will be exempted from RET.

Calcutta University B.Tech & M.Tech Admission 2020

Calcutta University offers admission in B.Tech. and M.Tech. Program in various specializations. These courses are offered in Integrated, Part-Time and Lateral Entry modes. WBJEE qualified candidates are eligible to apply for B.Tech while for M.Tech program, a valid score in University Level Entrance is mandatory for Non-CU candidates. CU candidates are free to choose between entrance and merit-based admission.

M.Tech Entrance Test will consist total 50 questions of 100 marks for the duration of One hour 30 minutes. Students must note that for some specializations, a valid GATE score is mandatory.

In case of M.Tech program, CU candidates are directly eligible for admission while Non-CU candidates have to appear in the Admission Test. Students must note that in case of M.Tech in Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemical Technology, a good GPAT score will be considered in place of GATE.

Applicants can apply online as well as offline. Candidates can easily download the application forms from the official website of the university. The application fee of B.Tech program is INR 500 + Bank service charges.

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

B.Tech (Lateral Entry)

Computer Science

B.Sc. Hons. in Physics with Mathematics or B.Sc. Hons. in Computer Science / Mathematics with Physics / Statistics / Computer Science as one of the main subjects. OR

B.Sc. Hons. in Statistics with Physics / Mathematics / Computer Science as one of the General subjects. A minimum of 55% marks are required in B.Sc (Hons.)

CU and Non-CU candidates have to appear in University Level Entrance Test

Electrical Engineering

B.Sc (Hons.) in Physics

On the basis of marks secured in B.Sc

Instrumentation Engineering

Chemical Engineering

B.Sc (Hons.) with Chemistry and Mathematics and Physics as the main subjects

Electronics & Communication

B.Sc (Hons.) in the relevant discipline

Radio Physics & Communication

Information Technology

Jute and Fibre Technology

B.Tech (Regular)

Polymer Science

A pass in 10+2 with at least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics each

On the basis of score in WBJEE

Chemical Engineering

Jute and Fibre Technology

Electronics & Communication

Radio Physics & Communication

Information Technology

Ceramic Engineering

Oil Technology

Petrochemicals & Petroleum Refinery Engineering

Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemical Technology

M.Tech.

Optics & Optoelectronics

B.E/ B.Tech in Optics, ECE, IE or equivalent. OR M.Sc in Physics/ Electronics

All Non-CU candidates have to qualify in the university entrance test followed by an interview although for few selected specializations, a valid GATE score is mandatory. This admission will fall under Part ‘B’ category.

CU candidates can apply directly for admission without appearing in the university entrance test and this will be considered under Part ‘A’. If the candidates want to appear in the entrance then they will be treated under both Part ‘A’ and ‘B’ categories. CU candidates must note that for few selected specializations, a valid GATE score will be required.

Biomedical & Instrumentation

B.Tech in BMI, ECE, IE, OO or equivalent. OR MBBS Degree

Computer Science & Engineering

B.Tech / B.E. in Computer Science / Computer Science & Engineering / Computer Science & Technology. OR

MCA (with B.Sc. Hons. in Maths /Physics / Statistics / CS / Electronics Sc.) from CU only. OR

M.Sc. in Computer & Info. Sc. (with B.Sc. Hons. in CS from University of Calcutta). OR

B.Tech. in IT from CU only Non-C.U candidates must have at least 60% marks both at qualifying examination and 10+2 level.

Computer & Information Science

At least 55% marks in B.Sc. Hons. in Computer Science or its equivalent

Electrical Engineering

B.E/ B.Tech in EE

Instrumentation & Control

Polymer Science

B.Tech. in Chemical Engg./ Polymer Science/ Chemical Tech. or equivalent. OR M.Sc. in Chemistry

Chemical Engineering

B.Tech in Chemical Engineering

Radio Physics & Communication

B.Tech in Radio Physics & Electronics/ Information Technology of C.U OR

B.Tech./B.E. in Electronics & Communication /Telecommunication from any recognized university. OR

M.Sc. degree in Electronics Science/ Physics with valid GATE score. OR

B.Sc. with Hons. in Physics & Mathematics as a general subject with valid GATE score for both C.U. & Non-C.U Non-CU applicants should have secured at least 60% marks in B.Tech level with a valid score in GATE (ECE)

VLSI Design (Self-Financing Design)

B.Tech. degree in Radio Physics & Electronics/ Computer Science or Information Technology of C.U. OR

B.Tech / BE degree in EC / Telecommunication from a recognized University. OR

M.Sc. degree in Electronics Science with valid GATE score in EC/CS for both C.U. & Non-C.U. OR Non-CU applicants should have secured at least 60% marks in B.Tech

Ceramic Engineering

B.E/ B.Tech degree in the relevant discipline

Oil Technology

Petrochemicals & Petroleum Refinery Engineering

Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemical Technology

Textile Technology

B. Tech in Textile Tech./Jute & Fibre Tech. or equivalent like B Des. with specialization in Textile Design and M.Sc. in Textiles and Clothing etc

M.Tech+ Integrated Ph.D.

Astronomical Instrumentation

B.Tech in OO, ECE, IE or equivalent or M.Sc in Physics/ Electronics

On the basis of Entrance Test conducted by IIIA, Bangalore followed by an Interview

M.Tech (Part-Time)

Electrical Engineering

BE/ B.Tech in EE

All Non-CU candidates have to qualify in the university entrance test followed by an interview although for few selected specializations, a valid GATE score is mandatory. This admission will fall under Part ‘B’ category.

CU candidates can apply directly for admission without appearing in the university entrance test and this will be considered under Part ‘A’. If the candidates want to appear in the entrance then they will be treated under both Part ‘A’ and ‘B’ categories. CU candidates must note that for few selected specializations, a valid GATE score will be required.

Instrumentation & Control

VLSI Design

B.Tech in Radio Physics and Electronics/ Computer Science or Information Technology of C.U. OR

B.Tech / BE in EC / Telecommunication from a recognized university. OR

M.Sc. degree Electronics Science. OR

For Non-C.U, the candidates with at least 60% marks or its equivalent grade in last qualifying examination are eligible

Calcutta University UG Admission 2020: BA, B.Sc, B.Com & B.Li.Sc

Calcutta University offers various programs at UG level such as B.Ed., B.Lib.Sc, B.Sc, BA, B.Com and BA-LL.B. The candidates willing to take admission in any of these courses can apply online on the official website of the university. The admission to BA-LL.B, B.Li.Sc and Integrated B.Li.Sc is based on the score in Admission Test. BA, B.Sc & B.Com admission is completely merit-Based.

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

B.Com

-

Pass in 10+2 with English as the main subject

On the basis of marks in the qualifying examination

B.Lib.Sc.

-

Graduation from a recognized university

Admission Test

5 Year Integrated course of (B.Li.Sc.+ M.Li.Sc)

-

Academic Merit followed by Admission Test

BA+ B.Li.Sc

-

A pass in 10+2

B.Sc+ B.Li.Sc

-

2 Year Integrated (B.Li.Sc+ M.Li.Sc)

-

Graduation from a recognized university

On the basis of merit or test

B.Sc (Hons.)

Food & Nutrition

10+2 with 50% marks in Chemistry

Merit-Based

Human Development

10+2 with Sociology/Psychology/ Education/Home Management/Physics & Chemistry/Chemistry & Biology with 50% marks

B.Sc (General)

 -

Pass in 10+2

BA (Hons.)

Russian

10+2 with 50% marks

BA (General)

-

Pass in 10+2

BA- LL.B

-

Pass in 10+2 with minimum 45% marks

Entrance Test conducted by the university

Calcutta University B.Ed & M.Ed Admission 2020

Calcutta University offers admission to B.Ed & M.Ed programs for the categories of Deputed and Fresher candidates on the basis of their performance in academics. Minimum eligibility for B.Ed is a Graduation or PG degree with 50% marks in aggregate. Age should be not more than 40 years as on June 30 for Fresher candidates. There is no age limit for Deputed candidates. Age limit is relaxed up to five years for SC/ST & PWD candidates.

For M.Ed program, the minimum eligibility is a pass in B.Ed degree. Admission will be granted on the basis of University Entrance Test with special weightage to the marks in qualifying degree. M.Ed entrance test will consist of 50 MCQs of 50 marks for the duration of one hour & 30 minutes. 50% seats are reserved for Deputed and Fresher candidates each.

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

B.Ed

English, Bengali, Sanskrit, Maths, education, Economics, Geography, Political Sc., Hindi, Urdu and Arabic

50% marks in UG or PG degree in Social Science, Humanities, Engineering or Science with specialization in Mathematics or Science. OR

55% marks in the equivalent qualification is mandatory

On the basis of marks in the last qualifying examination as per the NCTE norms

M.Ed

-

B.Ed and 50% in the UG degree OR B.Sc-B.Ed/ BA-B.Ed/ B.El.Ed with 55% marks in aggregate. 55 yrs (50 yrs for ST/ SC/ PWD) of age as on June 30 of the admission year. Candidates with D.Ed/ D.El.Ed along with UG Hons. degree with 55% marks are also eligible to apply

Marks in 10+2 and Graduation and Entrance Test conducted by the university.

Calcutta University PG Admission 2020: MA, M.Sc, M.Com, M.Li.Sc & LL.M

Calcutta University offers admission to MA, M.Com, M.Sc, M.Li.Sc and LL.M in multiple disciplines at PG level. Application form can be filled in online or offline modes. The basic eligibility for PG courses is a pass in a Bachelor’s degree in the relevant disciplines.

Admission to M.Sc (Ag.) course is granted on the basis of performance in the entrance test conducted at the university level. M.Sc (Regular)/ MA and M.Com admission is completely merit-based.

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

LL.M

 -

B.A. L.L.B (Hons.) / B.A. L.L.B. / L.L.B (Hons.) / L.L.B

Entrance Test conducted by the university

M.Sc. (Ag.)

Agricultural Chemistry and Soil Science

B.Sc (Hons.) in Agriculture or Chemistry

Agronomy

B.Sc (Hons.) in Agriculture

Seed Science and Technology

Genetics and Plant Breeding

B.Sc (Hons.) in Agriculture or Botany

Plant Physiology

Horticulture

B.Sc (Hons.) in Agriculture/ Botany or Horticulture

M.Sc

Museology

Bachelor’s degree with Honors or a Master’s degree in Zoology/ Botany/ Geology/ Geography (with Zoology/ Botany/ Geology/ Chemistry/ Anthropology in combination)/ Earth Sciences/Anthropology/ Agriculture/ Environmental Science or Marine Science

On the basis of Entrance-Test

Food & Nutrition

B.Sc (Hons.) in Food & Nutrition

Applied Mathematics

B.Sc (H) in Mathematics

Anthropology

B.Sc in the relevant discipline

Atmospheric Science

Graduation (Honors) in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Statistics and Meteorology.

Applicants must have Physics & Maths either as Honours or as Pass subject. 55% marks in honours and 60% marks in 12th is required.

Final selection list is prepared by considering 50% marks of honors and 50% marks of the Aptitude test.

Biophysics & Molecular Biology

Biochemistry

B.Sc. in Biochemistry,
Biological Science, Physics & Chemistry

On the basis of Entrance-Test

Bioinformatics & Biophysics

The one who has passed 3-year B.Sc. with Hon. in Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Zoology, Physiology, Biochemistry or Microbiology with 55% marks in Honours and at least 60% marks in each of Chemistry, Phy., Maths and Biology at 12th level

Biotechnology

B.Sc. with Honors (Major) in all Life Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, B.Agr, B.Tech (Biotechnology) and MBBS

Botany

Honors in Botany

Chemistry

Honors degree with 55% marks in Chemistry

Electronic Science

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Electronics/Physics

Environmental Science

B.Sc. (Hons.) with Chemistry with 55% marks

Genetics

B.Sc. Hons. in Anthropology, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Physics or Physiology or its equiv. All the applicants should have Chemistry as one of the General subjects (except for the candidates with Hons in Bio Chemistry / Chem.) at the UG level.

The candidates with MBBS/ B.Sc. (Ag) are also eligible.

All the candidates must have at least 50% marks in B.Sc. (Hons.) and at least 60% marks in average in Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics or its equivalent.

All the candidates, both C.U. and Non-C.U. (Both Category A & Category B) have to appear in the Entrance Test.

Geology

B.Sc in the relevant discipline

On the basis of Entrance-Test

Pure Mathematics

Honors degree in Mathematics

Marine Science

B.Sc Hons in Bioscience with chemistry as pass subject or chemisty Hons or physics Hons

Microbiology

B.Sc in the relevant discipline

Physics

Physiology

Statistics

B.Sc (Hons.) Or B.Sc in Stat

Zoology

B.Sc in the relevant discipline

Neuroscience

B.Sc/ MBBS or B.Tech in the relevant discipline

MA

Museology

Bachelor’s degree with Honors or a Master’s degree in History/ Ancient Indian History and Culture/ Islamic History and Culture/ Anthropology/ Ethnology/ Sociology/ Archaeology/ Pali/ Sanskrit/ Persian/ Modern Indian Languages (like Bengali, Hindi, Urdu, English and other)

60% seats will be filled through merit for CU candidates and 40% seats will be filled through entrance for Non-CU candidates

Political Science

Relevant UG degree

Merit-Based

Bengali

BA (Hons.) in Bengali

Pali

Bachelor (Hons.) In Pali/Sanskrit/Linguistics/History/Bengali/Philosophy

English Language & Literature

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline

History

Islamic History & Culture

Russian

BA (Hons.) in Russian or Pre-MA in Russian

Linguistics

B.A.(Hons) in Linguistics,
English, Bengali Sanskrit, Pali, Sociology, Ancient Indian History, Political Science, Philosophy

Urdu

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline

Hindi

Sanskrit

Journalism & & Mass Communication

Buddhist Studies

Comparative Indian Language & Literature

BA (Hons.) in any Language & Literature subject with knowledge of Bengali

Arabic & Persian

BA (Hons.)

French

BA (Hons.) or 45% marks in Pre-MA

Education

40% in the qualifying degree

Ancient Indian History & Culture

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline

Buddhist Studies

Honors degree in any Subject of Humanities Group

Sociology

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline

South & South East Asian Studies

Graduation (Honors) in History, Geography, Economics, Pol sc, Sociology or Anthropology

MA/ M.Sc

Archaeology

Honors degree in Geography/ Anthropology/ Sanskrit/ Geology or Botany

Merit-Based

Human Development

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Human Development/Sociology/Psychology/ 
Education/Home Science

Economics

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline

Applied Psychology

B.A. / B.Sc. Hons. In Psychology

Human Rights

Bachelor’s degree in the relevant discipline

Written Test

Geography

Merit-Based

Psychology

M.Com.

 -

B.Com. or graduation from NSOU, IGNOU, or Distance edu. programs from other universities in West Bengal.

 Merit-Based

M.Li.Sc

B.Ed./ B.Li.Sc./ BA-B.Ed/ B.Sc-B.Ed or equivalent degree with 55% marks in aggregate from a recognized university. OR

D.El. Ed/ D.Ed with Hon. in B.Com/ B.A./ B.Sc./ with 55% marks in aggregate. OR

Special B.Ed. with 55% marks in aggregate. OR Hon. or regular M.Sc./ MA/ M.Com Degree

60% seats through merit for CU candidates and 40% seats through admission test for Non-CU candidates

Calcutta University MBA Admission 2020

Calcutta University offers admission to the MBA program in various specializations on the basis of a valid score in CAT or MAT. The minimum eligibility is any UG degree from a recognized university.

An applicant can easily download the Calcutta University application form 2020 from the official website of the university. Fill the form and send it to the university address along with the below-listed documents:

  • Marks sheet and school leaving certificate (with attested photocopies)
  • DD of INR 1500 drawn in favor of ‘University of Calcutta’.
  • Caste of Reservation Certificate (if applicable)

Department of Business Management,

University of Calcutta, Alipore Campus (6th Floor), 1,

Reformatory Street, Kolkata- 700 027

Course Name

Specialization

Intake

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

MBA (General)

 -

-

UG degree in Engineering/ Medical/ Professional Studies or equivalent from any recognized university

CAT/ MAT/ JEMAT score followed by GD/ PI & Academic Performance

MBA

Financial Management

30+5 (Foreign Nationals)

Human Resource Development (HRD)

   

Final selection will be done on the basis of score in CAT/ MAT followed by an assessment of Work Experience, Academic Weightage, GD & PI.

Criteria

Weightage

Past Academic Record

100

CAT/ MAT

50

GD

20

PI

20

Work Experience

10

Total

200

Calcutta University M.Phil. & Ph.D. Admission 2020

M.Phil. and Ph.D. Admissions in Calcutta University are based on the Research Entrance Test (RET) conducted by the university. The basic eligibility is a pass in the relevant PG degree from a recognized university. Students have to appear in total three papers for RET. Details of paper are given below:

Paper

Marks

Duration

Paper I (General Studies)

80 (MCQs)

50 minutes

Paper II (Subject Specific)

60 (MCQs)

40 minutes

Paper III

60 (Descriptive)

90 minutes

In order to be selected, candidates have to score at least 60% marks (54% for OBC-A & OBC-B & 45% for SC/ST) in each paper.

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Process

M.Phil

Bengali

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Score in University Entrance Exam followed by Viva-Voce & Interview. SET/NET qualified applicants are freed from responsibility from the entrance test

Urdu

Ancient Indian History & Culture

Commerce

Sociology

Sanskrit

Education

55% in MA/ M.Sc or M.Ed

English Language & Literature

 

Pali

PG degree with 50% marks in allied subject

History

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Women Studies

Political Science

Hindi

Library & Information Science

Arabic

Persian

Philosophy

55% (50% for SC/ST) in Graduation or 60% marks in Graduation (in case the student has obtained the degree from the university other than CU)

Economics

South & S-E Asian Studies

Geography, M.A in History, Economics, Sociology, Pol sc, or Anthropology

Statistics

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Pure Mathematics

Ph.D.

Agronomy

M.Sc or M.Sc (Ag.) in the relevant discipline with 55% (50% for SC/ST/PWD)

On the basis of score in the Written Test followed by Research Proposal & an interview. UGC/ CSIR/ JRF (NET)/ SET/ SLET/ GATE or DST (Inspire) Scholarship or Teacher Fellowship holders will be exempted from the Written Test.

Those students are also exempted from the university written test who have completed M.Phil/ M.Tech/ MD/ ME/ M.Pharm degree from a recognized university

Genetics and Plant Breeding

Horticulture

Plant Physiology

Seed Science and Technology

Agricultural Chemistry and Soil Science

Ancient Indian History & Culture

Arabic & Persian

Relevant degree in MA

Archaeology

Bengali

Comparative Indian Language & Literature

Economics

English Language & Literature

French

MA with 55% marks in aggregate

Hindi

History

Russian

MA in Russian

Linguistics

MA in Linguistics

Museology

MA with 55% marks in aggregate

Pali

Philosophy

MA Degree

Political Science

MA with 55% marks in aggregate

Sanskrit

Sociology

South & South East Asian Studies

M.A in History, Geography, Economics, Political Science, Sociology or Anthropology

Urdu

MA/ M.Com with 55% marks in aggregate

Commerce

Education

MA/ M.Sc or M.Ed degree

Library Science

MA with 55% marks in aggregate

Engineering & Technology

M.Tech in OO, ECE, IE or equivalent/ M.Sc in Physics or Electronics/ B.Tech. in the already given field with 5 yrs research exp.

M.Sc students have to qualify a written examination before interview if they have NOT qualified for GATE, NET, SLET, M.Phil or equivalent exam

Food and Nutrition
 

M.Com/ MA/ M.Li.Sc/ M.Sc/ degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Human Development

Anthropology

Human Rights

Applied Mathematics

Applied Psychology

M.A. / M.Sc. In Applied Psychology/ Psychology

Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Biochemistry

M.Sc. in Biochemistry & other biological Science

Biotechnology

Applicants with M.Sc in any branch of Life Sc. or Phy. Sc. qualifying the departmental Research Eligibility Test (RET)

Botany

ost Graduate in Botany/related subjects (Biochemistry/Microbiology/Genetics/Agriculture)

Science

M.Sc. followed by qualification in RET(Research Eligibility Test), following UGC criteria.

Electronic Science

M.Sc or M.Tech degree

Environmental Science

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Genetics

Law

Geology

M.Sc. in Geology/Applied Geology/M.Sc. Tech

Geography

MA or M.Sc in Geography

Marine Science

M.Sc in Marine Science

Microbiology

M.Sc in any stream of Life Science

Physics

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Physiology

M.A./ M.Sc. in Psychology/ Applied Psychology; getting qualified in Ph.D. Entrance Examination/NET/SET and Course Work

Physiology

MA/ M.Sc/ M.Com/ M.Li.Sc degree with 55% (50% for SC/ST/ PWD)

Statistics

Zoology

Neuroscience

Pure Mathematics

Ph.D. (Department of Astrophysics))

Electrical Engineering

ME/ M.Tech in the relevant discipline

On the basis of score in the Written Test followed by Research Proposal & an interview. UGC/ CSIR/ JRF (NET)/ SET/ SLET/ GATE or DST (Inspire) Scholarship or Teacher Fellowship holders will be exempted from the Written Test.

Those students are also exempted from the university written test who have completed M.Phil/ M.Tech/ MD/ ME/ M.Pharm degree from a recognized university

Instrumentation & Control

Ph.D. (Part-Time)

Business Management

Post-Doctoral

Applied Psychology

Ph.D. in Applied Psychology/ Psychology

Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics

Calcutta University M.Phil Application Process 2020:

An applicant should need to download the application form for M.Phil 2010 from the official website of theCalcutta university. Pay the application fee of INR 500 (INR 250 for SC/ST/PWD) through challan. Challan can be procured from the cash counter of Calcutta University. Application fee can also be paid through SBI Online.

Completely filled M.Phil. application form except for Library Sc., Sociology, Education, and Women Studies will be received by the Office of Secretary, UCAC (College Street Campus, CU), Room No. 3G, Asutosh Building (Ground Floor) while the application forms for Education, Sociology and Women Studies will be received by the concerned Department at the Alipur Campus, CU, 1 Reformatory Street, Kolkata – 700 027.

Calcutta University Ph.D. Application Process 2020:

The application form for Ph.D. courses can be downloaded from the official website of Calcutta University or can be obtained directly from the university admission counter on payment of INR 100 through cash Application form is required to be sent to the university along with application fee and required documents.

Calcutta University PG Diploma Admission 2020

Calcutta University also offers Diploma, PG Diploma, Post PG Diploma in various specializations. For Diploma courses, the admission is completely merit-based while for PG Diploma courses, a valid score in university entrance test will be considered. Application forms can be downloaded or obtained from the university’s admission office.

Course Name

Specialization

Eligibility Criteria

Selection Criteria

PG Diploma

Buddhist Studies

Degree in BA

Through common admission Test and Interview) for both 50% sponsored and 50% non-sponsored candidates

Pali

Graduation or its equivalent

Jute Technology & Management

B.Sc. Degree or similar with any one of the subject combination with Maths/ Physics/ Computer /Chemistry/ Statistics / IT / Biology (with Botany /Bio-Chemistry / Environmental Sc/ Bio Statistics/ Bio informatics etc. OR B.Sc. (Agriculture) bachelor of Agriculture or B.Tech/B.E. in relevant Branch etc. or equivalent.

Rehabilitation Psychology

B.A. / B.Sc. Hons. In Psychology / Physiology/ Sociology/Education / Degree in Medical Science

Media Studies: Film & Television

BA/ B.Sc degree in the relevant discipline

On the basis of a written test for 35 seats.

Remaining 20 seats are filled directly on the basis of interview for those candidates who have a pass/ Honors degree in Journalism/ Film Studies/ Videography or Vocational

Post PG Diploma

School Counselling

M.A. / M.Sc. In Applied Psychology/ Psychology

Diploma

Pali

Graduation with 50% marks OR Certificate in the relevant subject. For PG Degree holders there will be no cut off marks at the time of admission

Merit-Based

Urdu

Application form for PG Diploma in Rehabilitation Psychology/ Buddhist Studies can be obtained from the official website of the university. Application fee of INR 200 (INR SC/ST/ PWD) is required to be paid through DD or in cash through CU cash challan at Calcutta University cash counter, Rajabazar Science College Campus, 92 A, P.C Road, Kolkata-700009. Send the duly filled form super-scribed with ‘Application for PG Diploma’ to:

Office of the Secretary, UCSTA,

92, A.P.C. Road, Kolkata-700009

Application form for PG Diploma in Media Studies can be obtained from the official website of the university. Application fee of INR 250 can be paid through challan. Send the duly filled form along with challan copy super-scribed with ‘Application for PG Diploma’ to:

Department of Journalism &Mass Communication,

Hardinge Building (Second Floor)

College Street Campus, Kolkata -700073

Calcutta University Reservation 2020

The university also offers Course-wise reservation to different categories. Reservation criteria is tabulated below:

Category

Reservation

SC

22%

ST

6%

PWD

3%

OBC-A

10%

OBC-B

7&

Sports Quota

For Arts stream 8 seats are reserved and for M. Com 4 seats

Military Quota

For Children of Ex-Servicemen - 5 seats are reserved

Foreign Quota

15&, Out of 15%, 5% seats are reserved for the children of Indian Worker in Gulf

 

COURSE

ADMISSION FORM

MBA/PGDM

Admission Form

Important Dates

EVENT

DATE

MBA Registration

12 Nov, 2019 - 18 May, 2020

AFFILIATED COLLEGES UNDER THE UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA 

District: Kolkata

NO. NAME OF THE COLLEGES

1              Acharya Girish Ch. Bose College

2              Acharya Jagadish Ch. Bose College

3              Ananda Mohan College

4              Asutosh College

5              Bangabasi College

6              Bangabasi Evening College

7              Bangabasi Morning College

8             Basanti Devi College

9              Bengal Music College

10           Bethune College (Govt.)

11            Calcutta Girls' College

12            Charuchandra College

13            Chittaranjan College

14            City College

15            City College of Commerce & Business Administration

16            Deshbandhu College for Girls

17            Goenka Col. of Commerce & Buss. Admin.(Govt.)

18           Gokhale Memorial Girls' College

19            Government College of Arts & Crafts

20           Govt. General Degree Girls College (Govt.)

21            Gurudas College

22           Heramba Chandra College

23           Heritage College (Self-Finance)

24           Heritage Law College

25           Jogamaya Devi College

26           Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri College

27           Jogesh Chandra Chaudhuri Law College

28           Khudiram Bose Central College

29           Kidderpore College

30           Lady Brabourne College (Govt.)

31            Loreto College

32           Maharaja Sris Chandra College

33           Maharaje Manindra Ch. College

34           Maharani Kasiswari College

35           Milli-AL-Ameen College for Girls

36           Moulana Azad College (Govt.)

37           Muralidhar Girls' College

38           Naba Ballygunge Mahavidyalaya

39           Netaji Nagar College (Evening)

40           Netaji Nagar College for Women

41            Netaji Nagar Day College

42           New Alipore College

43           Kolkata Police Law Institute (Self-Financed)

44           Prafulla Chandra College

45           Rammohan College

46           Rani Birla Girls' College

47           Savitri Girls' College

48           Scottish Church College

49           Seth Anandram Jaipuria College

50           Seth Soorajmull Jalan Girls' College

51            Shyambazar Law College (Self-Financed)

52           Sir Gurudas Mahavidyalaya

53           Sister Nibedita Govt. General Deg. Coll. for Girls

54           Sivanath Sastri College

55           South Calcutta Girls' College

56           South Calcutta Law College

57           Sri Shrikshayatan College

58           St. Paul's Cathedral Mission College

59           St. Xavier's College (Autonomous)

60           Surendranath College

61            Surendranath College for Women

62           Surendranath Evening College

63           Surendranath Law College

64           Syamaprasad College

65           Taradevi Harakhchand Kankaria Jain College (Self-Financed)

66           The Bhowanipur Education Society College

67           Umesh Chandra College

68           Victoria Institution (College)

69           Vidyasagar College

70           Vidyasagar College for Women

71            Vidyasagar Evening College

72           Vijoygarh Jyotish Roy College

73           Women's Christian College

74           Women's College

District: South 24 Parganas

75           Al Ameen Memorial Minority College (Self-Financed)

76           Bankim Sardar College

77           Baruipur College

78           Behala College

79           Bhangar Mahavidyalaya

80           Bikash Bharati Law College (Self-Financed)

81           Budge Budge College

82           Dhola Mahavidyalaya

83           Dhrubachand Halder College

84           Dinabandhu Andrews College

85           Fakir Chand College

86           Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal Mahavidyalaya

87           Harimohan Ghose College

88           Jibantala Rokey Mahavidyalaya

89           Jyotirmoy School of Law (Self-Financed)

90           K. K. Das College

91            Kishore Bharati Bhagini Nivedita (Co-Ed) College

92           Kultali Dr. B. R. Ambedkar College

93           L.J.D. College - Falta

94           L.J.D. Law College - Falta (Self-Financed)

95           Magrahat College

96           Maheshtala College

97           Metiabruz College

98           Panchur College

99           Patharpratima Mahavidyalaya

100         Rabin Mukherjee College

101         Rabindra Shiksha Sammilani Law College (Self-Financed)

102         Raidighi College

103         Ramkrishna Mission Residential College

104         Sadhan Chandra Mahavidyalaya

105         Sagar Mahavidyalaya

106         Saheed Anurupchandra Mahavidyalaya

107         Sammilani Mahavidyalaya

108         Sarsuna College

109         Shishuram Das College

110         Shirakole Mahavidyalaya

111          Sibani Mandal Mahavidyalaya

112          Sonarpur Mahavidyalaya

113          Sukanta College

114          Sundarban Hazi Desarat College

115          Sundarban Mahavidyalaya

116          Sushil Kar College

117          Vidyanagar College

118         Vivekananda College

119          Vivekananda College for Women

District: Howrah

120         Azad Hind Fouz Smriti Mahavidyalaya

121          Bagnan College

122         Bijoykrishna Girls' College

123         Shibpur Dinobundhoo Institution (College)

124         Dr. Kanailal Bhattacharya College

125         Gangadharpur Mahavidyamandir

126         George School of Law (S.F)

127         Joypur Panchanan Roy College

128         Lalbaba College

129         Narasinha Dutt College

130         Panchla Mahavidyalaya

131          Prabhu Jagatbandhu College

132         Purash Kanpur Haridas Nandi Mahavidyalaya

133         Ramkrishna Mission Vidyamandira

134         Ramsaday College

135         Shyampur Siddheswari Mahavidyalaya

136         Sovarani Memorial College

137         Sree Agrasain College (Self-Finance)

138         Sureswar Dutta Law College (S.F)

139         Udaynarayanpur Madhabilata

140         Uluberia College Mahavidyalaya

District: Hooghly

141          Nabagram Hiralal Paul College

142         Bidhan Chandra College

143         Serampore College

144         Raja Peary Mohan College

145         Swami Niswambalananda Girls' College

146         Serampore Girls' College

147         Mahitosh Nandi Mahavidyalaya

148         Vidyasagar Mahavidyalaya

Placements

Some major recruiters in Calcutta University are:

  • Accenture
  • Agrud Advisors India Private Ltd.
  • Ansr source
  • ASERCentre
  • Azim Premji Foundation
  • Bridgei2i Analytics Solutions Private Ltd.
  • CMARC India Private Ltd.
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions Emami Ltd.
  • EXL Service
  • Finomial Software Private Ltd.
  • KAIVALYA Education Foundation
  • Genpact India
  • HSBC India
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • IMRB International
  • Ipsos
  • MuSigma Inc.
  • Nielsen India
  • Orange Tree Global
  • Pradan
  • Re-emerging World
  • Trustklub

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