Women’s College Bagbazar one of the oldest colleges in Kolkata which was established on 2nd July 1937, is an undergraduate and postgraduate Women’s College in Bagbazar, Kolkata. Women’s College Calcutta was established by a group of devoted scholars by the direction of Dr. D. L. De with a view of advancing the cause of education among women.Dr. D.L. De was the first principal and secretary of the college. In 1982 the College was shifted by the former principal, Smt. Hena Maitra to the present address.
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The College gets affiliated with Calcutta University in the year of 27th April 1940. Recently Bagbazar women’s College has been awarded B++ grade by the National Assessment And Accreditation Council(NAAC), Bangalore and It is also recognized by University Grants Commission(UGC). Women’s College Admission can be done only by registering online on the Bagbazar women’s College Official website. The college offers many courses Under Graduate and Post Graduate level with regular as well as distance courses.
Bagbazar Women’s College is run by CU(Calcutta University). This college has many departments including Arts, Commerce, Science, Home Science, language courses, etc more highlights about the college is mentioned below:
|Type Of University||Calcutta University|
|Year of Establishment||1937|
|Infrastructure Facilities||Canteen, Laboratory, Common Room, Auditorium, ICT Room, Grievance Cell, Medical Assistance, Cheap Store, Student Union.|
|Women’s College Kolkata Address||P-29, Kshirode Vidyavinode Avenue, Kolkata-700003.|
|Women’s College Kolkata Courses Offered||B.A, M.A, Home Science, Job Oriented Courses, Social Service, NSS(National Service Scheme).|
|Academic Programs||Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Language Courses, Distance Education||Women's College Fees|
|Women’s College Kolkata Contact Details||
Phone:033 2554 4540, 033 2533 2435 Fax:033 2533-2435
Email:firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
Women’s College offers mainly undergraduate, postgraduate, General courses and distance courses which have different disciplines including Arts, Science. Courses available in this college are listed below.
Women’s college offers UG and PG courses under the discipline of Arts. The courses are mentioned below:
|Bengali, English, Sanskrit, Hindi, Pol. Science, Philosophy, History, Sociology, Journalism & Mass Communication.|
|BSC||Geography, Psychology, Economics.|
|B.Home Science||Food & Nutrition.|
|MA||Bengali, English, Journalism & Mass Communication, History|
|MSC||Applied Psychology, Geography|
|M. Home Science||Food & Nutrition|
Women's College PCP Programme:
Women’s College Kolkata also offers Distance education to the students. It has been recognized by Vidyasagar University, Directorate of distance education.
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Inhouse and external faculties take classes regularly under the Personal Contact Programme (PCP). The courses are mentioned below:
|M.A||Bengali, English, Sanskrit, History, Pol.Science|
|M.Sc||Geography, Food Nutrition, Environmental Science|
It offers courses in the fields of Humanities, Science, Home Science. The curriculum of the course is flexible and varies for each course. The Women's College fee structure is mentioned below:
|Course||Fee per month (In INR)|
Practical charges INR 100/- p.m (For Chemistry, Music, Geography, Psychology, Food & Nutrition, Journalism and Mass communication).The laboratory development charge for General and Honors courses are as follows:
For more information regarding the admission fees for general and honors courses, do visit Bagbazar Women’s college official website.
There is a regular student aid fund run by the principal, where 100 percent of aid is given to the students based on their academic performance and financial conditions. Student aid is also funded by the Usha-Ajay foundation. Women’s College Kolkata scholarship is funded by Prof. Arun Kumar Mukherjee.
There is a different cell available for the Women's College placement in the college. There are certain courses and activities listed below for the preparation of the final year students for placement:
Women’s College Kolkata provides many facilities for students which have been listed below:
Is Women’s College Kolkata under a deemed university or a private university?
- NO, Women’s college Kolkata is under Calcutta university which has been accredited as a B++ grade college by NAAC, Bangalore in the year of 2007.
What are the address and contact information of this college?
- Address:P-29, Kshirode Vidyavinode Avenue Kolkata-700003, Contact info: Phone- 033 2554 4540, 033 2533 2435 Fax- 033 2533-2435 Email- firstname.lastname@example.orgemail@example.com
Is there any hostel facility for students?
- There is no hostel facility for students in this college.
Is there any medical facility for the students of this college?
- Yes, there is a medical facility for the students who are automatically registered after taking admissions to the Student’s Health Home, Kolkata. Where they can receive medical treatment at the concessional rate.
What courses are available in the postgraduate department?
- The PG department courses are Bengali, English, Sanskrit, History, Pol. Science, Geography, Food Nutrition, Environmental Science.
|Address :||P-29, Khirode Vidyavinode Avenue, Baghbazar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700003|
Eligibility criteria for admission in the first year of honours / General in BA / BSC are as follows:
|B.A / B.Sc (History, Pol.Science, Philosophy, Sanskrit, Sociology)||
|B.A(English, Bengali, Hindi)||
|B.Home Science(Food and Nutrition)||
|B.A(Journalism and Mass communication)||
Note: For the candidates under the reserved category (SC / ST) willing to take admission in honours, must have obtained a minimum of 40% marks in total of 40% marks in the subject related to the past examination. (As per government / CU rules).
Women’s College Calcutta PG Admissions in Regular:
The PG department running since 1940. In August 2013 it has got the affiliation from the regular postgraduate course from the University of Calcutta. The Women's College Admission process will be online. The college offers regular PG courses on the following subjects: Bengali, English, Applied Psychology, Journalism and Mass Communication, Food and Nutrition, Geography and History
Women's College Kolkata PCP Courses Eligibility:
Women's College Kolkata offers a distance course for three different open universities. The classes are organized by PCP (Personal Contact Program). PCP is normally held in winter break or summer break or on the dates to be notified by the DDE or study centers. Attendance at PCP is compulsory.
Women’s College Calcutta PG Admissions in Distance Education (Vidyasagar University):
Women’s College Calcutta is recognized under the “Study Center of Vidyasagar University”. Students from this college and other colleges can also apply for PG in distance education for different departments. Students can take admission in the following courses:
|M.Com. / M.A (Bengali, English, History, Pol. Science, Sanskrit)||
Women’s College Calcutta PG Admissions in Distance Education (Netaji Subhash Open University):
Women’s College Kolkata is one of the Study Centers of “Netaji Subhas Open University”. The students from this school and other universities get a chance to study here at the Post Graduate level and to obtain a Master’s Degree in various subjects. There are some Diploma and Certification courses available, by which the students may pick their profession. Students may take admissions to the following courses:
|M.A (History, English, Bengali, Pol.Science, English Language Teaching, Public Administration )||
|Consumer Affairs (Diploma Course)|
|Post Graduate Diploma Courses (Co-operation Journalism and Mass Communication, Public Relations and advertising)|
|Master Degree in Library & Information Science (MLIS)||
|Human Rights and Broadcast Journalism (Certificate Course)||
|Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP)||
Women’s College Calcutta UG / PG Admissions in Distance Education (Indira Gandhi National Open Univesity):
Women’s College, Calcutta has been selected as a Regular Study Center of “Indira Gandhi National Open University( IGNOU)” from the Academic session 2015-16. The Students from this College and different universities get the chance to take admission here in both UG, PG, and different certification courses. Students may take admission to the following courses:
|B.A and B.Com||
|M.Sc in Dietetics and Food Service Management (MSCDFSM)||
|Master in Social Work|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication||
|Certificate in Functional English||
The College offers various regular as well as distance courses for Honors and general for undergraduate and postgraduate departments. The College has three years of Honours and General Under Graduate Courses in Science and Humanities under the affiliation of the University of Calcutta.
Admission procedure for UG in Regular / Distance for Honours / General are as follows:
Admission procedure for PG in Bengali Regular / Distance for Honours / General are as follows: