Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Chemistry) | Batch of 2020
Written on 12 May 2018
Four lectures every day ( 50 mins each) break, practicals. Teaching is both chalk and board type and ppts and demonstration type. Overall experience is really good. Some people get frustrated with extra curriculum and S.I.P.(social service) mandatory. Introverts explore themselves
The course fee is around INR 7000. There are government scholarship programmes. People don't apply for the scholarship. No loans needed.
None internships. For B.Sc, no companies come to college. You have to go and apply. Alumni network is really good. Ex-students can register themselves on the alumni website. This year(2018) on occasion of 150 years, there are special events for alumni.
There is one hostel inside campus, hostel is nice, fees is around 10k per month. This is only for boys. There are quiet a few options like PGs and other hostels. Every year we have many outsider students coming. They take local marine lines PG or byculla Hostels. Cost is around INR 10k to 12k. Quality of classroom, labs, library, the canteen is really good. People make it home. Like most of the time, they stay in college. Canteen and library has free wifi. There is no mobile network in college campus except in open areas.
There are many students societies. Everyone is mentioned on the college website. The main festival is Malhar which happens in August near 15th. Besides, there are plenty of other festivals and events happening in. The entire year there will be some or other festival Life in college is really awesome. People enjoy being here. Great faculties and great friends you make, more like family.
The cutoff for open caste students is very high; but if you come under any reserved caste or Christian minority, it is easy to get in. Difference between Christian minority and the non-christian minority is around 25%. There is no need for any entrance exam for B.Sc. Admission is based on 12 standard mark sheet.
Adequate board exams percentage is the criteria for admission to St Xavier\'s bachelor of science. Typically the percentage should be above 85% as this is a top rated University and picks only the creme de la creme of students across India as well as abroad.
There are internships and placements available in the college. Alumni network here is awesome.
The course fees are around INR 5000 for pure Science which is very low for a college of this prestige.
Classes usually begin at around 8 am and end with a practical session at around 3 pm. Quality of education and output of the faculty is top notch.
There is a boys hostel on the campus. Hostels for girls are present around the college but not directly associated with the college itself. Food is reasonable, plenty of choice, good service. Being a heritage building, classrooms are straight from a 70\'s movie a...