About University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata


The University of Calcutta is one of the Oldest Institution in INDIA which was Established on 24 January  1857. The University is also known as Calcutta University it is located in located in Kolkata, West Bengal. 

The University of Calcutta Admission offers to undergraduate, post-graduate, diploma and certificate courses in the field of Science, Commerce, Humanities, Engineering & Technology, and Law. The University Campus is well equipped with all the facilities like hostel, brilliant study centres, libraries and other campus facilities. The admission to the majority of the UG and PG courses depends on legitimacy.


University of Calcutta Quick links:

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1 Highlights
2 Centres
3 Placement
4 Scholarships
4 Eligibility Criteria
5 Admission
  Hostel Details

University of Calcutta Highlights:

Accreditation

awarded 5 stars by NAAC in 2001 and in 2010 NAAC ranked the university as 'A grade' in 2008

Established

1867

Programs offered

Agriculture, Arts, Commerce, Social Welfare & Business Management, Education, Journalism & Library, Science, Engineering & Technology, Fine Arts, Music and Home Science, Law, Science Centres

 

 

Infrastructure

Hostel, cafeteria, libraries, Classrooms and various Departments

Location

Senate House, 87/1 College Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 


University of Calcutta Centres:

  • A. K. Choudhury School of Information Technology
  • Women's Studies Research Centre
  • Gandhian Studies Centre
  • Centre for Urban Economic Studies
  • S. K. Mitra Centre for Space Environment
  • Peace Studies Research Centre
  • Centre for Testing and Training for Providing Technical Back up to the Beneficiaries for Agricultural and Horticultural Development
  • USIC
  • Centre for Horticultural Studies
  • CPEPA-UGC centre for “Electrophysiology & Neuro-Imaging studies including Mathematical Modeling”
  • Centre for Millimeter Wave Semiconductor Devices & Systems
  • Centre for Pakistan and West Asian Studies
  • Centre for Research in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • Centre for Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Centre for South and Southeast Asian Studies
  • Centre for Studies in Book Publishing
  • Nehru Studies Centre
  • Centre for the Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy
  • Institute of Foreign Policy Studies
  • Centre for Pollination Studies
  • The University of Calcutta – Calcutta Stock Exchange Centre of Excellence in Financial Markets (CUCSE-CEFM)

University of Calcutta Placement:

The University has successfully and continuously have Developed an efficient relationship with the Corporate Business For Placements of the students.In which the University has successfully Placed their University Students into a good position and in Good Companies. 

University of Calcutta Scholarships:

  • Radhikamohan Educational Scholarship (in Technology)
  • Guruprasanna Ghosh Scholarship (one in Technology/ Agriculture, one in Arts – applied or fine)
  • Radhikamohan Educational Scholarship (in Technology)
  • Sibley Scholarship (in Technology)
  • Bangable Mookherjee Overseas Training Scholarship (in Nursing)
  • Lalchand Mookherjee Foreign Scholarship (one each in I.T. based subjects, Social Sc., Pure Sc., Law and Literature)
  • Abdul Halim Travelling Fellowship (in Persian)
  • Lt. Col. A.N. Bose Scholarship (one each in Marine Sc., Biotechnology, Microbiology/Molecular Biology, Biosciences)
  • Ramgopal Ghosh Scholarship (in Technology)
  • Smt Prasonnomayee Mukherjee Foreign Scholarship (Commerce and Business Management)
  • Rai Bahadur Jogendranath Ghosh Overseas Scholarship (two in Technology, one each in Pure Sc., and Social Sc.)
  • Ma Kali Sahay Overseas Travelling Fellowship (Technology/Medicine)

University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Ranking


MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Business Today 98

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 12 Student's Reviews
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
2
Average
7
Needs Improvement
2
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 6/12 students

Contact Details and Location


Address : Senate House, 87/1 College Street, Kolkata, West Bengal
Website : http://www.caluniv.ac.in/

Affiliation and Accreditation


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

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Medical
Library
Auditorium
Hostel
Gym
Laboratory
Cafeteria

Placements and Average package


University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA] + Master of Computer Appilication [MCA] 2.0 Lacs Per Annum 3.5 Lacs Per Annum TCS
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 3.0 Lacs Per Annum 6.0 Lacs Per Annum Texas Instruements
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 3.0 Lacs Per Annum 6.0 Lacs Per Annum Texas Instruements

Entrance Exams for Admission

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
WBJEE , JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
GATE
Master of Technology [M.Tech]
CAT , MAT , JEMAT
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
UGC NET , CSIR NET , GATE
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


University of Calcutta Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility 

M.Sc

candidates completed B.Sc in the relevant field

P.hD

Candidates completed Masters degree in the relevant field.

M.A

Candidates completed BA in the relevant field.

M.Phil

Candidates completed Masters degree in the relevant field.

M.Com

Candidates completed B.Com degree.

MBA

Candidates completed graduation with CAT/ MAT score.

B.A.LL.B

Candidates completed 10+2 level of education.

LL.M

Candidates completed LL.B./ B.A.LL.B. examination.

B.Tech

Candidates completed 10+2 with a required percentage.

Required subject any one of Physics / Mathematics / Computer Science.

M.Tech

Candidates with 60% or its equivalent grade in B.Tech in relevant field.

M.Sc.

candidates with 55% marks in B.Sc.

B.Sc

Candidates completed 10+2 with a required percentage.

BA

Candidates completed 10+2 level of education.


University of Calcutta Admission:

  • Eligible Candidate can get admitted to the university through offline and online Method
  • candidates can fill the admission form by visiting the Official Website of the University.

Courses and Fees Structure of University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 24,000

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews


Shahbaz
Shahbaz
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2011
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10
Coolest university ever. Even though there are frequent evaluations they are not at all difficult and can be passed by one nights study

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
9/10
Zero Foreign exchanges. This university is not that famous enough for foreign offers to  be extended here. English and Bengali are spoken here

SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
9/10
Very diverse and almost all the festivals are celebrated here. Alcohol use is rare and not encouraged. Good restaurants nearby


Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 31,200
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  3 year(s), Part Time Rs. 1.02 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech] + Ph.D  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 60,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,000

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master in Human Resource Development & Management [MHRDM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.60 Lakh
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.60 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Part Time Rs. 2,400

Master of Commerce [M.Com] Reviews


Priyanka
Priyanka
Master of Commerce [M.Com] (Finance), batch of 2017
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

The M.Com course runs in two shift- afternoon and evening. All class have timing of 45 mins. The exam are held as an interim test based on McQ and final exam in college only. The method and quality of education is very nice. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

Student Union and various clubs are there. The main festival is Saraswati Puja. Life in college is fun.



Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Advanced Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,000
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 11,592

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Reviews


Sreeparna
Sreeparna
Bachelor Of Science [B.Sc] (Economics), batch of 2015
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
5/10
  • I studied in Jogamaya Devi College which was a morning college whose timing was from 6:15AM to 11:00AM in summer and 5:45am to 11:30AM in winter
  • Our professors for the honours subjects were very good and were pretty regular with the classes although it was not the same for the professors who taught us electives
  • Attendance was not very strict but we made sure that we attended atleast 60% of the honours classes
  • The qulaity of teaching provided in our honours classes were undoubtedly very good.
  • Our professors took special care and made sure that all concepts should be clear to us 


Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 11,592
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,000
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Advanced Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,000
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,812

Bachelor of Arts [BA] Reviews


bosko
Bosko
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (History), batch of 2015
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
6/10

The assignments and projects are given on daily basis. The overall experience in the college is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
6/10

There are many cultural events which are celebrated in the college and the life in the college is good.



Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 11,592
Bachelor of Library and Information Science [B.Lib.I.Sc]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Bachelor of Library and Information Science [B.Lib.I.Sc] + Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4,800
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time Rs. 750
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,800
Diploma in Humanity Arts  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,800
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 15,000
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,000
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,000

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,720
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7,200
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 24,000
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4,800
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 8,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
University of Calcutta, [UC] Kolkata Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time Rs. 750
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details


University of Calcutta Hostel Details:

  • The university provides hostels for both girls and boys.
  • The university provides hostels equipped with all the Facilities.
  • The admission to the majority of the UG and PG courses depends on legitimacy.

Discussion Forum



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Asked By Anandita,

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The University of Calcutta has had the privilege of being the Alma mater to a very large number of distinguished men and women who have made their marks in different walks of life. These include teachers to freedom fighters, politicians to scientists, linguists and poets to lawyers, educationists to artists, and Nobel Prize Winners. A short list of the notable alumni is mentioned below:

  • Kadambini Ganguly
  • Swami Vivekananda
  • Asutosh Mookerjee
  • Subhas Chandra Bose


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