Government College of Art and Craft [GCAC] In West Bengal

Government College of Art and Craft - [GCAC]

Calcutta 28, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata, West Bengal   |   ESTD : 1864   |   Approved By: UGC   |   Type: Private
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About College

Government College of Art and Craft is known as a premier art institute of Kolkata. The college follows methodical traditions of imparting full time, comprehensive training in diverse branches of arts and crafts. Since its inception, the college greatly prides itself as being one among the most successful art colleges in India. The college aims to develop creative and innovative professionals through highly efficient trainings and skills development. The vision of the college is dedicated to produce artists and creative minds for future, reflecting all the evolving needs and requirements of this industry.

Facts and Figures of Government College of Art and Craft - [GCAC], West Bengal, Kolkata

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University Grants Commission (UGC)



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1.58 acres

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Why to Join Government College of Art and Craft - [GCAC], West Bengal, Kolkata?

  • Exhibitions: The College organizes an annual artworks exhibition of the students work every year in the end of December. This heritage exhibition is one of the largest exhibitions organized by colleges in Kolkata.
  • Workshops and Seminars: The College arranges and organizes workshops and seminars on a regular basis for the students. These workshops and seminars are generally in collaboration with other famous colleges or universities and eminent professionals, artists and painters conduct them and guide the students.
  • Unforgettable Learning Experience: Life in this institution is remembered by all the students always, long after passing with their degrees. The sweet and long lasting memories of knowledge, creative work, entertainment, enjoyment and rare experiences of meeting the world famous personalities, pull them back at this age old college either as teachers, a few as dignitaries and rest for their longing.

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