BESC - The Bhawanipur Education Society College: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Manali Ganguly Manali Ganguly | Aug 29, 2022
Manali Ganguly
Manali Ganguly

Updated on - Aug 29, 2022

Bhawanipur Education Society College established in the year 1966, through the Bhawanipur Gujarati Education Society. Bhawanipur Education Society College was established with the aim of the academic welfare of the students. In 1966, BESC ventured into the educational field with less than a hundred students, but now the College has considerable strength of over 10,000 student enrollments. BESC imparts a beautiful experience of a magnificent campus in Calcutta.

Bhawanipur Education Society College, Kolkata makes all efforts to provide student support mechanisms such as medical checkups and health counselling services, career guidance. College highlights are mentioned below.

Highlights of Bhawanipur Education Society College, Kolkata
Year of Establishment 1966
Chairman Mr. Champaklal Doshi
Trust Bhawanipur Gujarati Education Society
Affiliation University of Calcutta
Accreditation NAAC
Infrastructure Auditorium, Sports Arena, Canteen, Wi-fi, Library and Banking
Courses Undergraduate and Postgraduate
Address 5 Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani, Kolkata - 700-020
Fees Details BESC Kolkata Fees 
No. of Students 10000+
Faculty Members 130+
Admission Details BESC Kolkata Admission
Contact No. 033 4019-5555
Email ID [email protected]

Bhawanipur College, Kolkata offers exceptional facilities for girl students and encourages community engagement. The college is also renowned for imparting soft skills, encouraging creative thinking, and empowering all the students with the leadership skills to make them professionally mature and learned. Bhawanipur College admission includes Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Arts, Management, Commerce and Science. The college offers 16 programs of study.

Bhawanipur College also has career-oriented courses like Commerce, ACCA, CFP, Corporate Communication, Capital Market, Cyber Security and Global Management Skills that help them learn outside the prescribed syllabus. The college also promotes its students' overall development by having programs on dance, music, entrepreneurship, MUN, AISEC, CII-Yuva, Leadership training, etc. Bhawanipur College students have more than 200 activities in a year like workshops, seminars, research work, industrial visits, historical walks, and fests, culminating with social awareness.

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Bhawanipur College Departments

Bhawanipur College, Kolkata has 4 departments offering various courses in Undergraduate and Postgraduate level. Bhawanipur College, Kolkata provides education along with co-curricular programs to enrich the overall development of students.

  • Arts
  • Science
  • Commerce
  • Business Administration

Bhawanipur College Courses

The Bhawanipur College, Kolkata offers Bachelor and Master degree courses in the fields of Commerce, Management, Arts and Science. All the courses are offered with approval from the University of Calcutta. Bhawanipur college courses with their specializations are listed below.

Course Specialisation
B.Com [Hons] -
M.Com -
BBA [Hons] -
BA [Hons] English, Journalism & Mass Communication, Sociology, Political Science, History, Bengali
MA English
B.Sc [Hons] Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Economics, Computer Science, Electronics

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Bhawanipur Educational Society College Awards

The College is highly reputed among various organizations and has been ranked under various surveys. Bhawanipur College Kolkata rankings and awards are listed below.

  1. The Bhawanipur college awarded by ET Edge, an Economic Times initiative, as one of the Best Education Brands 2020.
  2. The Bhawanipur college Awarded the Mother Teresa Ratna Award 2019 by the Hon’ble Governor of West Bengal.
  3. The Bhawanipur college awarded Mother Teresa International Award for Best College 2019.
  4. Ranked 1st in emerging B-School by Times B-School awards and Times Knowledge icon.
  5. Best Education brand award by the Education Times.

Bhawanipur Educational Society College Collaborations

Bhawanipur College Kolkata has signed several MOUs with other universities and colleges for better knowledge collaboration.  The companies BESC has signed MOU with are:

  • Loreto College Kolkata
  • Behala College Kolkata
  • Meghnad Desai Academy Of Economics Kolkata

Bhawanipur Educational Society College Infrastructure Facilities

Bhawanipur College Infrastructure is as per world standard and everything is well maintained and looked after. Below are the infrastructure facilities:

  • Campus library consists of a wide collection of reference books, Journals, Magazines, CD/ DVD, Research Reports, Online Journals.
  •  State of the art Laboratories help students practice their theory lectures.
  • Games like Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Cricket and Futsal have suitable grounds on the campus and indoor games like Table tennis, Pool, Darts, Carrom, Chess.
  • Bhawanipur Education Society College Facilities include sports arena is a 28,000 Sq. Ft. spacious and air-conditioned building.
  • Student Counselling services are provided by Umeed India which focusses on Individual Counselling for Social, Emotional and Academic Enhancement.
  • Wi-Fi enabled
  • Multiple auditoriums
  • Canteen

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Bhawanipur Educational Society College Placements

Bhawanipur college has enjoyed an extremely high placement record. Bhawanipur Education Society College Placement cell actively provides information to the students about job profiles and placements. 

  • The career resource centre regularly organizes targeted seminars and workshops on developing entrepreneurial, leadership and interviewing skills. 
  • They guide the students about emerging trends in global and local hiring practices in the field of their choice.
  • The Placement Cell Draws 35 to 40 companies.
  • Some of the companies visiting are TCS, Ernst & Young, PWC, Deloitte, Oracle, Axis Bank, KPMG.

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Bhawanipur Education Society College Eligibility Criteria

The applicants are advised to strictly adhere to the conditions set by the Bhawanipur College. The eligibility criteria of various courses at Bhawanipur College Kolkata are mentioned below.

Eligibility Criteria
BA [Honours]
  • A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the Honours or related subject at the previous qualifying examination (OR) 
  • Candidate should have 55% marks in the Honours or related subject at the previous qualifying examination.
B.Com [Honours]
  • A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination (OR)
  • Candidate should have 55% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination.
BBA [Honours]
  • A candidate must have obtained 60% marks (55% for reserved category) in aggregate with passed in English having full marks not being less than 100 in Class XII.
B.Sc [Honours]
  • Candidate should have completed 12th in science with 50%
  • Candidate should have pass marks in Mathematics and Physics/ Economice/ Computer Science/ Chemistry
M.Com/ MA
  • Candidate should have completed graduation in the relevant discipline.

Bhawanipur Educational Society College Admission

Bhawanipur college Kolkata Admission 2020 are much sought after and the college has an online process for Admission.

  • Candidates can apply online on the college website for Bhawanipur Educational Society College Admission.
  • Bhawanipur college admission forms are available online at the official BESC website.
  • Bhawanipur college course fees to be deposited via online payment mode or by direct payment at Federal Bank.
  • Admission is done through Academic Merit.
  • The merit list of Bhawanipur Education Society is published on both online and offline methods.

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BESC - The Bhawanipur Education Society College Highlights

Institution Type Private
Faculty Student Ratio 41
Total Faculty 130

BESC - The Bhawanipur Education Society College Rankings

Publisher Ranking & Year Criteria
#146 in 2022 BBA
#7 in 2021 BBA

BESC - The Bhawanipur Education Society College Courses & Fees 2023

Course Average Fees Duration
BSc -- 3 Years
BBA -- 3 Years
BCom -- 3 Years
BA -- 3 Years
MA -- 2 Years
M.Com -- 2 Years

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BESC - The Bhawanipur Education Society College FAQs

Is BESC accredited by a formal body?

Yes, Bhawanipur Education Society College is accredited by NAAC.

What are the UG honours programs provided by BESC?

The college offers a number of UG honours program in Arts, Management, Commerce, and Science.

Which Facilities are available at BESC, Kolkata?

BESC, Kolkata campus is wifi enabled, with temperature controlled state of the art campus with smart classrooms, library, indoor sports arena, an artificially-turfed central court, multiple auditoriums and a friendly canteen.

Are BESC admissions online?

Yes, BESC has an online application process. Bhawanipur College admission fees to be deposited via online payment mode or by direct payment at Federal Bank.

What is the address of BESC, Kolkata ?

BESC, Kolkata address is 5 Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani, Kolkata 700-020.

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Alexanderashley253 Batch 2023 B.Com Accounting and Finance
Reviewed on Oct 03, 2022
4 Placements
3.5 Fees
3.5 Academics
4 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : The benefit student can get from Bhawanipur College is that they can explore many things due to the opportunity students get from college itself. Many of the professors have their own firms and companies, so many of them get internship thro

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Karmakararitrika Batch 2022 BA English
Reviewed on Sep 09, 2021
3 Placements
2 Fees
3 Academics
4 Infrastructure
3 Campus

Placements & Internships : I have completed two internships with a stipend of INR 5000 per month. There is a strong network of the Bhawanipur Education College Alumni. The community keeps on increasing every year. There are meetups and events held

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Karmakararitrika Batch 2022 BA English Literature
Reviewed on Sep 09, 2021

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Any candidate who has passed the 10+2 examination is eligible to take admission in the BA English course. The candidate also needs to pass the English subject, where the full marks being 100. The candidate should also have a minimum of 50%

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Priyankasingh16999 Batch 2020 B.Com {Hons.}
Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020
3 Fees
4.5 Academics
5 Infrastructure
4 Campus

Entrance Exams & Admissions : I am from the Bhawanipur education society kolkata, there are no such percentage cut-offs but you are not allowed to take admission if you have any back paper for your board exams. there are no entrance exams taken, just normal counselling.

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Sagar Gupta Batch 2019 B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]
Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019
2 Placements
2.5 Fees
2.5 Academics
4 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : The college offers great placement opportunities as delegates from various institutions and companies visit the campus and had employed many people.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The eligibility criteria was very simple, students were selected b

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