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Asutosh College, Kolkata

About Asutosh College, Kolkata


Asutosh College is situated in Kolkata, West Bengal. It is one of the oldest colleges in India. The College is known for its offering of a variety of courses and quality education. It has an updated and unique curriculum that provides foreign education exposures to the students to meet all their requirements. 

The College has been accredited by NAAC with an ‘A’ Grade. The College has developed many training centres which provide need-based knowledge and skill to the people. The Institution organises many events for the benefits of the students and society. Asutosh College Admission is provided for the courses like BA, B.Sc., BBA. Events like, a yearly get-together of teachers, a national seminar for different departments, and an alumni meet are generally organised by the College. The college is equipped with many infrastructural facilities like laboratories, meteorological observatory, cafeteria, etc.

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Asutosh College Highlights

The highlights of Asutosh College, such as university type, approvals, facilities, etc., are mentioned below.

Asutosh College Highlights
Year of Establishment
1916
Type of University
Public
Accreditations
NAAC ‘A’ Grade
Courses/ Degrees Offered
Under Graduation, Post Graduation, Diploma and Advanced Diploma Programs, Distance Education
Infrastructure Facilities
Hostel, Sports and Games, Seminar Hall, Auditorium, Library, Gymnasium

Why Choose Asutosh College?

It is among the top 4 NAAC ‘A’ grade affiliated colleges in West Bengal. It has an anti-ragging cell that makes rules and regulations for students so that they wouldn’t indulge in ragging activities. It offers courses in the field of science, arts and business stream. The courses offered are diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate. It has basic infrastructural amenities for students. The college is affiliated with the University of Calcutta.

Asutosh College Academic Advantages

Asutosh College has 350+ affiliated colleges offering various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in 7 main streams such as commerce & management, arts, law, science, engineering & technology, medicine & allied health sciences. They focus on the practical as well as theoretical learning of students. Students are provided with projects, assignments to assess their thinking skills.

Asutosh College Rankings

Asutosh College has been accredited with an ‘A‘ grade by the National Assessment & Accreditation Council(NAAC) in 2002, securing the CGPA score of 3.22 out of 4. It is the 1st college in the state which was accredited by NAAC in 2002. The college was awarded the Mother Teresa International Award for outstanding achievement and contribution in the field of education in 2012.

Popular Programmes in this Institute

There are different courses offered by Asutosh College in various fields like arts, science, etc. It offers the program at the undergraduate and masters level.

Asutosh College Science Courses

Courses
Specializations
B.Sc
Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics, Computer Science, Geology, Botany, Zoology, Economics, Statistics.
M.Sc
Environmental Science, Computer Science, Applied Geology, Geography, Zoology, Bengali

Asutosh College Arts Courses

Courses
Specializations
BA
Bengali, English, History, Journalism & Mass Communication, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, Philosophy
MA
Bengali, Applied Geology, Computer Science

Asutosh College Business & Commerce Courses

Courses
Specializations
BBA
M.Com

Asutosh College Department

Asutosh College has various departments for various courses like science, social science, arts, etc. Students can study M.A, B.A, M.Sc, etc in the different departments. The departments are built to offer value education in the relevant field. Given below are some of the departments offered by Asutosh College:

English
Environmental Science
Economics
History
Mathematics
Chemistry
CS
Electronics
Physics
Statistics
Sanskrit
Biochemistry
Library and Information Science
Management
Women’s Study
Bengali

Asutosh College Admission

Asutosh College admission 2021 is based on a merit basis. Students can take admission to Asutosh College by filling up the online application form with the correct details from the official website. Asutosh College admission for PG courses will be held after the results of the entrance exam. Conducted by the college, will be released. Asutosh College admission form 2021 is available on the official website of the college.

Asutosh College Eligibility Criteria

Asutosh College offers various courses in different disciplines. There is a set of eligibility criterion, decided by the university, for every course and if any student fails to fulfil it then their application will be considered invalid for admission. Below is a list of a few courses offered by the Asutosh College with their eligibility criteria:

Asutosh College BBA Eligibility

Asutosh College offers a 3 years Bachelor in Business Administration program under the Department of Management. Asutosh College BBA fees is INR 3,960/-

Eligibility Criteria

  • A candidate should have passed the 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized university

Asutosh College M.Com Eligibility

The institute offers a Masters in Commerce program with a course duration of 2 years under the Department of Management. Asutosh College M.Com fees are INR 3,000/-

Eligibility Criteria

  • A candidate should have passed a bachelor’s degree in commerce from a recognized university.

Asutosh College B.Sc Eligibility

The institute offers a Bachelor in Science program in combinations with PCM; MPComp. Sci.; BCZ; Mathematics, Statistics, Economics. The duration of the program is 3 years. Asutosh College B.Sc fees are INR 3,960/-

Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from the recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Mathematics

Read more for detailed Asutosh College eligibility criteria of various courses.

Asutosh College Cut Off

Asutosh College cut off 2021 will be released after the results of the entrance exam, conducted by Asutosh College, will be out. The cut-off is released every academic year after the results of the exams are out. Students can check the cut-off on the official website of the college or by visiting the college.

Asutosh College Result

Asutosh College result 2021 for various courses different semesters are already and students can check the result on the official website of the Asutosh College. Admission to various courses will be announced after the results of the entrance examination will be announced. The results can be viewed on the campus.

Asutosh College Campus

There is a 2nd campus for this college, planned in 2003, which was inaugurated by the then president of India, Pranab Mukherjee, on 1st April 2015. Each year the college has organised an annual festival namely UDAAN, which has become quite popular for showcasing youth talent. There are modern laboratory facilities, which attracts science students to study in the college. The campus is located at a short distance from the metro station.

Asutosh College Infrastructure Facilities

Asutosh College campus offers amenities like a canteen, laboratories, hostel etc, for students, and professors. The campus has a library with a collection of 90,000+ volumes and other resources. The college has a public library and many departmental libraries. The campus is Wi-Fi enabled. The college has Meteorological Observatory.

The college provides a hostel facility for students living outside Kolkata. There are 2 hostels, 1 for each, men and women. The hostel provides 60 beds in the girl’s hostel and 60 beds in the boy’s hostel. The hostel has a mess facility with security.

Given below are the amenities offered:

  • Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Wi-Fi
  • Medical Facility
  • Convenience Store
  • Conference Room
  • Virtual Classroom
  • Photocopy Centre
  • Mess
  • Security

Read more on Asutosh College Facilities provided at the campus.

Asutosh College Placements

Asutosh College has a Job Placement Cell. The placement cell was formed to provide the students with the best employment opportunities and training to go through the placement process. The cell aims to get the top companies from different industries to visit the campus for recruitments. The cell conducts numerous interviews, aptitude tests and soft skill programmes to shape their students for future recruitments. Asutosh College placement cell is a member of the National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN). Major companies like Accenture, Wipro, Genpact, TCS, Satyam Computers, etc hire from the college.

Read more on Asutosh College Placements.

Asutosh College Scholarships

Asutosh College has a scholarship facility for students belonging to SC/ST and OBC category. Scholarships are also available to students based on merit. The state and central government scholarships for toppers are also provided.

Given below are the information about various scholarships:

  • Asutosh College provides 100% scholarship to students scoring above 95% in their board examinations
  • 50% scholarship is given to those who have scored above 90% in board examinations.
  • Scholarship to students who are top performers in the college
  • Central and State Governments scholarship.

Read for more information on Asutosh College Scholarships.

Asutosh College Alumni

Asutosh College notable alumni are politician, Dipsita Dhar, Firhad Hakim; Sports Personalities, Sunil Chhetri, Benu Dasgupta, Chuni Goswami; Actor, Antara Biswas, Tripti Mitra, Rahul Banerjee; Writer Kabita Sinha and so on. Asutosh College Alumni are present in all fields and are making a mark wherever they visit. They are doing good in their respective fields. It has an Alumni Association that organizes alumni meets.

Courses and Fees Structure of Asutosh College, Kolkata

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Asutosh College, Kolkata Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,960
Asutosh College, Kolkata Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 3,000
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,000
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Part Time Rs. 3,000
Asutosh College, Kolkata Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,960
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,960
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 3,840
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,840
Asutosh College, Kolkata Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,250
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,960
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 3,000

Live Application Forms

Asutosh College, Kolkata Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,960
Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,640
Asutosh College, Kolkata Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Advanced Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,640
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,320
Asutosh College, Kolkata Vocational Courses Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Advanced Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,640
Bachelor of Vocational Studies [B.Voc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,960
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,320

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 30 Student's Reviews 7.1/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
10
Average
16
Needs Improvement
2
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 17/30 students

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by NAAC-A.

Facilities


Sports
Medical
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Auditorium
Gym
Hostel
Computer labs

Contact Details and Location


Address : 92, Shyamaprasad Mukherjee Road, Kolkata, West Bengal, PIN - 700 026
Website : http://www.asutoshcollege.in

Student Reviews


Anonymous
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.} (Statistics), batch of 2023
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
Students union is available. Sports and cultural programs are held here. The life in college in general may be good.



Sagnik
Sagnik
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Science), batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

It has no doubt that the teachers provide their best efforts to make a suitable routine for their students so that there occurs no kind of class overlaps and also there happens to be enough no. of classes to have you at the right end of the syllabus. One thing he mentioned, if requested by the majority of a class, the routine may be changed as per student requirements. Wondering about how they teach? Well, there is a student-friendly environment between teachers and students. They interact with you, teach you and also learn from you. A teacher is always learning and may learn from their students too. So never hesitate to ask a teacher what is 2+2 equal to because they never get tired clearing your doubts. Assignments, projects. This kind of thing isn't so hectic in Ashutosh college because these are meant to be the fun thing and you get full support from your teachers in these things. So never get worried about how you are gonna complete your assignments by the deadline.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Students are more friendly than teachers. The seniors break the concepts of ragging in Ashutosh college. They are there for you even in your toughest time. From study materials to study notes, from exam information to college festivals, they are the resource of anything you need. So you need not think twice to nock them for help. In the section of festivals, Ashutosh college organizes numerous festivals from a science seminar to annual sports. Not only that but also the student union organizes their own festivals throughout the whole year. The college publishes a magazine every year where you can show your hidden talents. College union organizes plenty of competition through the year where you can participate and be the well-known face of college. Besides this, the college has a well connected with other colleges so you can get opportunities to show your talents in other colleges too.




Abhrajit
Abhrajit
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Journalism and Mass Communication), batch of 2008
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings are usually from 9 in the morning to 3 or 4 in the evening for my course. The college also has 3 shifts for the whole day which starts at 5 and ends at 9. Projects are given once a year which has enough time to complete. Assignments change over time. The method and quality of teaching are old but they are modernizing with time. The overall experience is awesome.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student societies are the political societies which are present heavily in the socio-norm culture of the college. The main festivals are the local Bengali festivals, Life in college is generally cool it is a homely experience a city of joy makes it cozier.




Rohit
Rohit
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.} (English), batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings are flexible. Excellent quality teaching. Great experience. Well maintained.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are many clubs. There are seats and socials and fresher's and a lot of hype on campus throughout the year.




Rohit
Rohit
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.} (English), batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings are flexible. Excellent quality teaching. Great experience. Well maintained.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are many clubs. There are seats and socials and fresher's and a lot of hype on campus throughout the year.




JäyDèép
JäyDèép
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (English), batch of 2019
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The daily routine is perfectly processed. The college maintains their high-class quality of teaching methodically. My overall experience in college is awesome.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are Only lobbies and College Union. ASL, APL, Annual Sport, College Social, Saraswati Puja, Holi Event, Krira, Lalon to Lenon etc. are the main. It is a joyful and courage gaining life for the students in college.




Nilanjan
Nilanjan
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.} (Computer Science), batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The teachers are very helpful and classes held on a regular basis. The staff teach with advanced teaching techniques like projectors. The labs are well equipped.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

The college arranges various sports and events throughout the year. The common room is also available for students to take break and engage in indoor games




Samrat
Samrat
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Psychology), batch of 2017
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The daily routine was strict, the routine will change every year, the HOD takes into account that hons. Classes don't clash with pass classes which is good. Quality of teaching some teachers were good, very good and interesting some were boring. The assignments need to be completed on time and exams were very strict. As for overall experience, I expected much more my experience was average.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There is a student's union it's fine, some sports are played no other festival. The life in college was very boring.




Susarathi
Susarathi
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (English), batch of 2019
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The quality and method of teaching at Asutosh College are excellent. 
  • The overall experience at Asutosh College is good. 

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs and student societies to choose from at Asutosh College. 
  • The life at Asutosh College is great. 



Ankit
Ankit
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Science), batch of 2016
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The classes at Asutosh starts from 10a.m. Now different courses may have classes at different timings but the college hours are generally from 10a.m. - 5p.m.
  • The teachers are professionals and properly versed in the subjects they teach. The language of teaching is generally English but some teachers prefer using Bengali.
  • Overall experience with the faculty was good. As every college has some good teachers and some equally bad ones ,so does this college.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many party unions a student can join. Different parties have different unions. Then there is cultural and sports club a student can join.
  • The main festivals are the different freshers and the fest. The main event is the Saraswati Puja as each party organizes it's own leaving the students at a benefit of enjoying many different pujas at the same place.
  • The life in this college is good as everyone is quite friendly, with some mishaps from time to time which happens everywhere. All in all , it's one of the renowned colleges in Kolkata and it surely keeps up it marks.



Discussion Forum

Q.

Give me the details for B.Sc in Biochemistry.

Asked By: Anonymous 06 May 2016

A.

Hi Arthita!

Asutosh College, Kolkata is a great option to study B.Sc in Biochemistry.

COURSE NAME ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR APPLYING ONLY
(Aggregate to be calculated by Adding the marks in top four subjects, excluding compulsory Environmental Education/Studies)
Bio-Chemistry (Hons.) Aggregate: 50%, Passed in Biotechnology/Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics

 

 

 

Answer By: Getmyuni

06 May 2016

Q.

Best college for microbiology in Kolkatta

Asked By: Anonymous 24 May 2016

A.

HI md Shanwaz!!

B.Sc. Microbiology Colleges in Kolkata

New Barrackpore    A.P.C. College

Kalighat                  Ashutosh College

Bidhan Nagar           Bidhan Nagar College

Garia                      Dinabandhu Andrews College

Kankugachi              Gurudas College

Circus Avenue          Lady Brabourne College

Chittaranjan Avenue  Presidency College

Barrackpore              Rastraguru Surendra Nath College

Panchasayar             Sammilani Mahavidyalay

Sarani Rarsibagan     St. Paul's Cathedral Mission College

Jadavpur University   Vijaygarh Jyotish Ray College

 

Answer By: Getmyuni

26 May 2016

Q.

A.

Hi Negar,

Admission procedure

 Lists of candidates selected for admission along with waiting lists will be displayed on College Notice Board and Website on the date notified.

 Candidate selected for admission must Print Admission Form and fees payment voucher from College Website.

  •  Fill-in the form correctly, attach attested photocopy of all the necessary documents
  • Mark sheet of H.S. or equivalent examination
  • Proof of date of birth.
  • Caste, tribe or disability certificate from competent authority.
  • Domicile certificate, if applicable.
  • Proof of Residence-Ration Card/ Voter's Identity Card/Passport).
  • 4 copies of passport size coloured photograph.

 Get the forms verified with all original documents by the respective Department

 After verification collect ADMIT order from Principal's office.

 Payment of Fees: Deposit the fees in the bank through fees payment voucher in CASH/ DD/ PAY ORDER. For Bank of India - in favour of "Asutosh College" and United Bank of India - in favour of "Asutosh College Admission", both payable at Kolkata.

 Registration Form: Each student must have to submit filled-in Calcutta University Registration Form (available at the college officeonly after payment of fees in the bank) during his/her admission, failing which his/her admission is liable to be cancelled.

 Filled-in Registration Form along with Admission Form are to be submitted in college office to get the Roll No. with Fees Book and Identity Card.

 Submit your college Roll No. to the respective Department after admission.

 Taking Admission within stipulated date is mandatory failing which the candidature will be cancelled.

 Students, already enrolled in another College, should get their Admission cancelled from the previous college, before collecting Admission form.

 Wait-listed candidates for honours courses are advised to keep-in touch with respective Departments and go through the website notification for information regarding current position in admission list.The admission is provisional, subject to scrutiny and verification of the documents submitted. The provisional admission is liable to be cancelled if they fail to submit documents required by the University. If admission of any such student is not approved by the University, she/he will not be entitled to any refund of fees. Selection will be strictly on the basis of merit. The college reserves the right of admission.

Answer By: Getmyuni

03 Jun 2016


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