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St Xavier's College, [SXC] Kolkata Reviews

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Anonymous
Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management, batch of 2019
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

There are various student societies, clubs, and associations on campus like Xaverian Commerce Society (XCS), Xaverian Management Society (XMS), Xaverian Academy of Dance and Music many more such clubs.

St. Xavier's College organizes the annual national-level cultural fest called Xavotsav. Xavotsav is Eastern India's largest cultural festival.

Xavotsav: The annual national-level cultural fest organized by St. Xavier's College is an exciting college fest that is sponsored by popular brands such as Jet Airways and Skybags. It hosts various events such as treasure hunts, music shows, concerts, and dance performances. It is a three-day college festival usually held at the end of January of every year. 


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

The classrooms are nice and large with Wi-Fi and air conditioners. We have labs, libraries, and a huge canteen.

The food is good and quite reasonable.

Yes, there is hostel accommodation for students who are coming from other cities.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10

The course faculties are experienced and well qualified on the concerned subjects.

The quality and method of teaching are great.

The overall experience in college is enriching.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

St Xavier's College, [SXC] Kolkata Fee Structure. The course fee is about INR 50,000 per annum.

Loans are not needed for this course.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

There is an active placement cell where various companies come to the campus to recruit. The placement cell helps in providing opportunities and employment to its outgoing students. Campus drives are organized to facilitate the recruitment process.

I had the opportunity to work at a budding startup as a marketing intern, and my stipend was INR 2000 per month.

Companies such as Tata Consultancy Services, Deloitte, KPMG, Ernst & Young, PWC, JP Morgan, Google, Zomato, United bank of Switzerland, Verity Solutions, Axis Bank, Citi Bank, ICICI Bank, HSBC, HDFC Bank, Swiss Re, Oyo Rooms, D E Shaw, Reckitt Benckiser, MuSigma, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Infosys, Viacom 18, Ogilvy, ICRA, MGH, Mckinsey, Boston Consultancy, Sony India Ltd, Titan, ITC, ZS Associates, Zomato, Addidas, Uber, Grofers, and Cognizant visited for campus placements.

Many students are placed through on-campus and off-campus interviews from departments like B.Com, BBA, M.Com, Economics ( Hons.), Mathematics (Hons.), Biotechnology, English(Hons.), Statistics (Hons.), Political Science(Hons.), and Computer Science with the annual CTC ranged from INR 3 lakh to INR 20.5 Lakhs.

St. Xavier's College, Kolkata has a strong Alumni network consisting of some very well known names like Lakshmi Mittal, Sourav Ganguly, Leander Paes, Sanjeev Goenka, Vijay Mallya, and many more.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria for this course are graduation with 12 years of regular education. The admission procedure was I had to apply online, then there was an interview. The college will be the selection based on your interview round.

There is no mandatory entrance exam for this course.

The typical cutoff for the course is 50% or more marks in graduation.



Anonymous
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2023
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

It was there but I did not have keen interest in it. There were many sports, functions and festivals held in our college. Life was very interesting and my friends were really helpful.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

Our College library is one of the oldest in the city. Huge collection of all kinds of books. Some classrooms had ACs. All classrooms had projectors. Both male and female hostels were well equipped and clean. There was a big sports ground and two medical rooms were there. The teachers were quite friendly and approachable. Helped in studies and various other projects. Teaching quality was up to the mark.

Huge classrooms with projectors in each room. The course curriculum was relevant to real life exposure and the students were mostly taught outside the book. The college has a wide range of facilities like Wi-Fi, football field, basketball ground, 2 canteens, large library, and the latest technologies to help students.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

All teachers are PhD holders. Courses are industry-based, and they are always up to date. There is the freedom to study any subject. Teachers are very helpful throughout, and studying beyond the syllabus is always encouraged here. The college has a conducive environment to study.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

St Xavier's College, [SXC] Kolkata fee structure. My course fee is 90k per annum. Many scholarships were available to me during my course and it really helped me. 20-30 student. No loans are required. The fees are in an affordable range.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
10/10

Many top companies come for campus recruitment. Companies like E&Y, ITC, Deloitte, Wipro and many more visit the campus for recruitment. The college even helps in training students not only in academics but for job atmosphere as well. Many seminars, group discussions, interviews are conducted to give experience to the students.



Anonymous
Masters of Arts (English), batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

The famous clubs include literary board, drama, music, and sports club. The main events are Xavotsav, a quite popular event where celebrities like- Usha Uthhup, Dhwani Bhanushali, and the Local Train Band have performed.

Seminars and webinars were organized.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

The food quality is good, and the PGs are available.

The classrooms are air-conditioned, and the quality of labs and the library is good.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

The university follows the CGPA system and semester wise classes.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
9/10

St Xavier's College, [SXC] Kolkata Fee Structure. The course fee is about INR 50,000 per annum.

 


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

Companies like ETV News, IBM, Cognizant, and other top companies with good vacancies hired our students, and the placement cell is there to solve the students' problems and clear doubts.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

St. Xavier's University, Kolkata, is one of the best universities, known for its discipline, best faculty, and facilities providing to the students. For a master's degree, 50% were the eligibility criteria, and an entrance examination was conducted.



Gourav
Gourav
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (English), batch of 2021
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
4/10

St. Xavier's University Rajarhat campus has separate hostels for boys and girls and can accommodate up to 300 pupils. Food quality is up to the mark and it is at a very reasonable rate and available for 24x7. For hostelites, there is a separate canteen. Our campus facilitates us with two libraries, one reading room, and one lending room. The dining hall is also pretty large with proper maintenance of hygiene and the Wi-Fi facility is also available.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
3/10

Class timing is from 10:00 hours - 15:40 hours. Per class is of 50 minutes and in between two classes, there is a 5-minute break. There is one break of 40 minutes (13:00 hours - 13:40 hours) Quality of teaching is highly preferable and the method of teaching is digital. Apart from this teaching is done in a very comprehensive and unique way. To be precise, I have a thrilling experience and with each passing day, I gain knowledge and experience.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
4/10

St Xavier's College, [SXC] Kolkata Fee Structure. The fee for my course is Rs 19,000 per year.

Scholarships are available only if you are from the Jesuit community else you can't afford that.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
4/10

In December 2019, I worked for ANICODE Digital and my stipend was ₹ 5000/month Raymond's is offering internships in our college to B.Com. and BA students at Rs 10,000 per month and it can be availed by 3rd-year students of Humanities as well, mainly Mass Comm. and English. Notable alumni - Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, owner of the ArcelorMittal.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria was based on 10+2 result which should be above 65% and in CGPA, it should be above 6.4. Examination procedure was held before the examination procedure. It was based on literature mainly, but there was logical reasoning as well. Before the entrance examination one has to secure a minimum CGPA of 6.4.



Khushi
Khushi
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}, batch of 2021
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
4/10

BCOM EVENING specifically has more fees as compared to BCOM MORNING. As far as I remember the course fee is around Rs. 30000 per quarter. I don't know about scholarship and all.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

I have'nt done any training or something since i m pursuing CA so no time for this training and all but for those who are not doing any profeesional course,they will get ample opportunities for internship and all.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

For Bcom Honours(Evening) the eligibility criteria is that while filling the forms maths and english was compulsory and obviously your percentage in class 12 should be alteast more than 93%. So, Best of luck!



Nusrat
Nusrat
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB], batch of 2019
FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

My course Fee is approx 1lac INR in a year. There is a lot of options for scholarships like kanyashree, Nsp. Most students have to get a scholarship. Yess loans are needed. The loans are direct transaction from rbi to our bank account.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria for my course are hs pass and 45% on 10+2 level and I have to give cu law entrance exam to take admission in any law college.



Dhruv
Dhruv
Bachelor of Management Studies [BMS], batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
5/10

Since this is a new University so currently not many societies have come up but there is cultural society, debate society, photography, sports society. Life in college is pretty monotonous as we don't have many facilities available right now since everything is being built up.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10

2 hostels are being brought up with the occupancy of 900. The fees haven't yet been disclosed by the University. There are many PGs nearby the college with costs varying between INR 6000-INR 15000 per month.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
6/10

The class starts at 10:00 AM in the morning and ends mostly at 3:40 Pm. The class hours is of 55 mins with a 5 mins break in between classes and a 45 mins recess break. In my course, there are lots of presentations and assignments given to us in groups. The quality and method of teaching are average when the new teachers are teaching but the faculty of the SXC is the best. My overall experience is average because the infrastructure and faculty are still being build up.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

My course fee is about INR 90000 p.a. Scholarship options are available to students whose family income is less than INR 25000. The average number of students who get the scholarship is based on the verification of the income of the family. Loans can be taken from the bank with proper financial backing as a security.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

it is doing pretty well and the placement has not yet been achieved but they have pretty much strong tie-ups with MNC's and top Institutes.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Entrance exam of my College/University was not based on marks you get but you should achieve the eligibility criteria. Mathematics is not compulsory to get into this University which is an advantage for students who didn't have maths in their +2. For my course BMS I had to take my entrance test based on class 10 Mathematics and Logical Reasoning and also English.



simran
Simran
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] (Accounting and Finance), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
8/10

College has many registered and unregistered society that operates all around the year. The main fests of college are Xavoysav, X Caliber, X Celsior. The college has lots of extracurricular activities.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

The college has a twin hostel for boys and girls which is 1 km away from college. The hostel fees are of an average of INR 7000 per month. Calcutta is a city where getting pg is not difficult. You can easily find a phone near the college. Classrooms lack ac which is a drawback.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10

The college has compulsory attendance that carries marks. It has a good staff based with experienced and qualified teachers. The overall experience is very good and enriching.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
6/10

The course fee is INR 70000 pa. Students whose parents are in the low-income group can avail students concession by producing their parent's income tax returns.loans can be taken from banks.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

The college has an active placement cell having a good placement for jobs as well as internships. All types of the industrial company come for placement. The average placement is INR 5 lakh and the highest goes to be INR 18 lakhs pa. It has a great alumni network who works towards the development of the college.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

St Xavier's college is a prestigious institution of Calcutta. Generally, the eligibility criteria for the course I took is that the student must have studied maths and English. The college does not have any entrance exam for this course. The general cut off for my department varies from 96% to 94% including maths and English.



Mehvash
Mehvash
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Catering Science and Hotel Management), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

The main festival is when our father's bday means our principal one is more important festive in our college and sports also on the campus.



Saptarshi
Saptarshi
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2020
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

College life is great. Lots of student society such as fine arts, business management society, literary society, photography society are present. Xavotsav is one of the best college fest among India


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
6/10

There are two separate hostel for girl's and boys Food is average Infrastructure is good.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
8/10

Teachers are very good. You can approach them every now amd then. They are strict about attendance


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
6/10

College fee is for b.sc INR 1lpa. Lots of scholarship are available . Around 45 students get scholarship from a batch.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

College have a very Strong Alumni Network. Average salary for b.com student INR 5lpa.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

First You have to pass plus 12 exam with good number eg.90%. Then you can apply for admission in various courses. .There is no entrance for B.sc & B.com.



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