Dhruba Chand Halder College (DCHC), South 24 Parganas was established in 1965. The college was formerly known as Dakshin Barasat College. The college is affiliated to the Calcutta University and NAAC accredited degree college. It is a co-educational Non-Government college. The college is included in the list of colleges maintained under Section 2(f) & 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1956. Though "education" is the main "mantra", they do not encourage mere book-learning and writing examination papers.
Their vision is to deliver value-based education, which, in the long run, makes "real men and women" (a concept initiated by Swamiji), and not just money making individuals. The college fosters acts of kindness, service and sacrifice in the students. The college envisages a kind of education that would help young learners realize their inner strength and potentialities and know their own selves.
Campus of Dhruba Chand Halder College -
The college is located in South 24-Paraganas is at a distance of hardly 40 kms from Kolkata, but it is quiet haven away from the hustle and bustle and pollution of the city life.
Facilities at Dhruba Chand Halder College -
- Health Centre
Departments at Dhruba Chand Halder College -
- Department of Arts
- Department of Science
- Department of Commerce
Career Counselling Cell at Dhruba Chand Halder College -
The objective of the cell is to guide and counsel the students in order to bring out inner potentialities of the students. The cell analyses information in the local, regional and national context to explore its relevance and utility for the students in their placement and on-job-training.
|Name||:||Dhruba Chand Halder College|
|Location||:|| P.O. Dakshin Barasat
|City||:||South 24 Parganas|
|Contact No||:||03218-222550, 223668|