Asutosh College - AC
The renowned mathematician Sir. Asutosh Mukherjee with a deep dream did establish this college. Asutosh College is affiliated under University of Calcutta. The college has a rich heritage that contributes to its own culture. The College was built up in the year 1916 under the leadership of Sir Asutosh Mukherjee, the famous mathematician, educationist and the then Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calcutta. The College was then known as South Suburban College and was housed at a rented premise. When Sir Asutosh passed away in 1924, the college was renamed after him. The Asutosh College shifted to its current location in 1935. The present college building has a premise of forty thousand square feet and more than fifty classrooms which can contain about 4000 students. Twenty-seven subjects are taught as Honors/Major at the Undergraduate level. In the year 2002, a post graduation course in Environmental Science was introduced. All the departments have their own libraries and well-organized laboratories for Science departments. Attendance. Students falling short of 75% attendance shall not be allowed for the University examinations at the end of the year or session. Mobile Phone, is strictly prohibited in classrooms, library, laboratory, corridors, stairs etc. Please ensure you have your mobile phone switched off when attending any session.
he College has a Job Placement Cell that organizes campus interviews to facilitate job proposals for the final year students. Dr. Phalguni Mukherjee and Smt. Rupa Bhattacharya head this placement cell.
Its goal is to provide employment opportunities to every willing student on completion his/her acadamic cariculum. Significant progress has been made in this regard. Reputed Indian and Multinational companies have visited the campus and selected a large number of students for recruitment and have been placed as Program-Trainees, Process-Executives etc.
|Number of visiting companies||9|
|Average Salary||2.8 lacs|
|Min Salary||2.4 lacs|
|Max Salary||3.2 lacs|