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Behala College, Kolkata

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About Behala College, Kolkata


Behala College, Kolkata was established in the year 1963. The college has consolidated its position as a premier academic institution in the southern fringes of Kolkata from many years. It is also a Study Centre of Netaji Subhas Open University and Rabindra Bharati University.

The college is affiliated to the University of Calcutta. It is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) in the year 1982  under the Refugee Rehabilitation Scheme of the Government of India in 2b and 12f sections. The college has been re-accredited with grade 'A' by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in the year 2015. 

The college is among the few institutions that were selected by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India under RUSA scheme for infrastructure development to receive funds (INR 2 crores). Behala College Admissions are made on the basis of merit.

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Behala College Highlights:

The overall campus area of the college is 8358.05 sq. m. and the built-up area is 2182.83 Sq. m. The highlights of the college are mentioned below:

Year of Establishment 1963
Affiliation
University of Calcutta
Recognization
UGC
Accreditation NAAC
Infrastructure
Classrooms, Library, Canteen, Sports, etc
Number of students (2017-18) 2205
Courses
Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Behala College Fees
Address
32, Upen Banerjee Road, Parnashree,24 Pargana (S), Kolkata-700060
Contact Number
(033)2406-9714 / 2445-9248

Behala College Infrastructure:

The college has modern user-friendly and automated Smart Library.  Its has a clean and green campus with garden and pool. Behala College infrastructure facilities are excellent for teaching and learning environment. The infrastructure facilities provided by the college are mentioned below:

  • Classrooms
  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Sports
  • Canteen
  • Gym
  • CCTV 

Behala College Courses:

The college offers various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Arts and Science disciplines. It also provides additional courses on Communicative English, Photography and Social Activities, free basic computer training for I year students. For III year students, the college conducts classes and workshops on soft skill development and employability skills. The courses offered in the college are mentioned below:

Discipline Courses Specialization
Arts BA Bengali
Defense Studies
English
Education
History
Journalism and Mass Production
Philosophy
Political Science
Physical Education
Sanskrit
MA Bengali
History
Science B.Sc   Botany
Chemistry
Computer Science
Economics
Electronics
Food and Nutrition
Geography
Mathematics
Physics
Statistics
Zoology
M.Sc Chemistry
Mathematics

Behala College Departments:

Behala College, Kolkata has multiple departments. The college has smart classrooms and virtual classroom and well-equipped laboratories with experienced faculties. The departments of the college are mentioned below:

  • Bengali
  • Defense Studies
  • English
  • Education
  • History
  • Journalism and Mass Production
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Physical Education
  • Sanskrit
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Electronics
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Zoology

Behala College Scholarships:

Every year the college provides scholarships for meritorious and eligible students. The scholarships awarded by the college are mentioned below:

Government Scholarships: Every year on an average of about 70 percent of students receive a backward class stipend who belongs to SC ST OBC category and about 44 percent students receive minority class stipend who belongs to Minority category.

Financial support by the college: 

  • The students with marks above 85% in HS or equivalent examination, their tuition fee will be waived. 
  • The student having the highest scorers in University examinations and best library user will be awarded.
  • Financial support will be provided to the students with outstanding performance in sports.
  • Economically challenged students will be awarded a 50% fee concession, who are regular in classes, having good results. 
  • Full fee concession for the students having 100% attendance in class.

Behala College Placements:

The college has The Career Counseling and Placement Cell which encourages the students towards becoming the perfect industry required an employee. The Behala College Placement Cell guide students on various interview techniques, group discussions, aptitude tests, to achieve maximum possible placements for students by arranging training programs. 

Placement Activities of 2017: 

  • In Campus Placement by TCS21 students were selected.
  • In Campus Placement by ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company, 13 students were shortlisted.
  • Career Counseling Program organized in collaboration with:
    • La Martiniere SEOMP Society – free courses on personality development, workplace readiness, etc.
    • IBT – orientation on government sector jobs and their preparation
  • Seminar conducted by Consulting Management Incorporate Pvt. Ltd. on various skill development courses.
  • Times of India Group conducted a workshop on ‘Employability Skills’.

Behala College Fees:

The fee structure varies for the various courses offered by the college. The fee structure for particular courses are mentioned below:

  • The course fee for B.Sc is INR 6,725/-
  • B.Sc (Hons.) course fee is INR 10375/-
  • Behala College offers BA course fee at INR 6195/-
  • The course fee for BA (Hons.) is INR 6620/-

Behala College FAQs:

  1. How are placements in Behala College?
    - The college has The Career Counseling and Placement Cell guide students on various interview techniques, group discussions, aptitude tests, to achieve maximum possible placements for students by arranging training programs. 
  2. What is the course fee for B.Sc (Hons.)? 
    - The course fee for B.Sc (Hons.) is INR 10375/-.

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Based on 3 Student's Reviews 7.9/10  
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This institute is recommended by 2/3 students

Student Reviews


Soumik
Soumik
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2018
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The lecture and classes taken by the highly educated professors are very useful. College is under CCTV surveillance. The teaching quality is very very good, mainly projector and power point technique. My experience is very good. Very friendly and wholesome weather in college. No ragging at all.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Our student's union is very student friendly. The main festival is freshers welcome and Saraswati puja ... annual sports and kite flying day. Very good life in college.




Contact Details and Location


Address : Parnashree, Behala, Kolkata-700060 West Bengal, India
Website : https://www.behalacollege.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to University of Calcutta, Kolkata and accredited by NAAC UGC.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Medical

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Behala College Eligibility Criteria:

The eligibility criteria vary for the different specialization of the courses offered by the college. The candidate seeking admission has to satisfy the eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

Course
Eligibility
B.Sc Physics
  • The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent Examination with an aggregate of 50 % and 60% in Physics55% in Mathematics
B.Sc Chemistry
  • The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent Examination with an aggregate of 50% with 60% in Chemistry and 50% in Mathematics
B.Sc Zoology
  • The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent Examination with an aggregate of 60% with 65% in Biology, 50% in Chemistry, and 50% in English
B.Sc
  • The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent Examination with an aggregate of 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the subject or related subject
BA
  • The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent Examination and passed the related subjects

Behala College Admission:

The college offers admission in various courses of Arts and Science. The aggregate marks of a candidate will be considered on marks obtained in the top four subjects

Documents Required:

  • Marks sheets with proof of age
  • Caste Certificate
  • PWD Certificate from the competent authority 
  • BPL Certificate
  • Equivalence Certificate
  • CU Registration Certificate
  • Original Migration Certificate
  • Two copies of recent passport size photograph of the student

All the above-mentioned documents should be produced during the time of admission with original and set of photocopies.


Courses and Fees Structure of Behala College, Kolkata

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Behala College, Kolkata Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,725
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,375
Behala College, Kolkata Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,195
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,620
Behala College, Kolkata Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,620

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