Year Founded: 1817

Contact No: 033 - 22412738

Email: registrar@presiuniv.ac.in

Website: www.presiuniv.ac.in 

Location: 86/1 College Street , Kolkata, West Bengal, India - 700073

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Presidency University, Kolkata was established in 1817 but granted full university status in 2010. It is one of the first institutes of Western-type higher education in Asia. In 1817, a group of enlightened Indians and Englishmen set up the Hindoo College. This was taken over the British Government in 1855 as the College of the Bengal Presidency and placed in 1857 under the newly founded Calcutta University. Over the next hundred years and more, Presidency College was Bengal’s pre-eminent centre of higher learning.

Presidency signed a MoU with Trinity College, Dublin; the premier university of Ireland. The spirit of research has always been given top priority in all academic activity in the erstwhile Presidency College. Research activities in the Presidency University; on the one hand contribute to the fundamentals of various sciences and on the other, to the understanding of socially relevant issues.

Facilities at Presidency University -

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Class Rooms
  • Internet Facility
  • Hostel
  • Sports Facility


Departments at Presidency University -

  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Statistics
  • Department of Geology
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Bengali
  • Department of English
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of History
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Political Science
  • Department of Sociology


Scholarship at Presidency University -

A limited number of Merit-cum-means Scholarships and free studentships are available for the deserving and meritorious students whose parent's/guardians monthly income does not exceed Rs. 25,000/- per annum. The payment of Scholarships will be governed by the rules in force in the University from time to time.

A limited number of Sheela Kanoria Foundation Scholarships of the value of Rs. 2000/- per month are available for disadvantaged female students. A limited number of Happy Calcuttans Scholarships of the value Rs. 800/- are available for the undergraduate students. The Scholarships will be awarded purely on merit.

 

Courses offered by Presidency University, Kolkata All Courses 

Bachelor of Arts Honours in Bengali

Languages

Category: Bengali

Degree: B.A. Honours

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years

 

Presidency College offers 3 years B.A. Honours Bengali Degree with following subjects History, Philosophy, Political Science, Sanskrit. Read more..


Bachelor of Arts Honours in English

English

Category: English

Degree: B.A. Honours

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years

 

Presidency College offers 3 years B.A. Honours English Degree with following subjects History, Philosophy, Political Science. Read more..


Bachelor of Arts Honours in Hindi

Languages

Category: Hindi

Degree: B.A. Honours

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years

 

Presidency College offers 3 years B.A. Honours Hindi Degree with following subjects History, Philosophy, Political Science, Elective English, Sanskrit or Pali. Read more..


Bachelor of Arts Honours in History

History

Category: History

Degree: B.A. Honours

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years

 

Presidency College offers 3 years B.A. Honours History Degree with following subjects Philosophy, Political Science,Elective English, Economics. Read more..


Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Politics

Category: Political Science

Degree: B.A.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 3 Years

 

The Institute offers 3years Bachelor Degree course in Bachelor of Arts in Political Science for those who have completed XII. Read more..


Name : Presidency University, Kolkata
Location : 86/1 College Street
City : Kolkata
State : West Bengal
Country : India
Contact No : 033 - 22412738
Contact Email : registrar@presiuniv.ac.in
Website : www.presiuniv.ac.in 

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