BC Kolkata

Bangabasi College

Facilities
  • Audi
  • ATM
  • Canteen
  • Comp. Lab
  • Convo. Hall
  • Gym
  • Mess
  • Lib
  • Medical Fac.
  • Cls. Room
Kolkata
West Bengal
Accredited By
NAAC, AICTE
Established Date
1887
2500
Total Students
Private
Type
NA
Fees Range

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Bangabasi College is situated at 19, Rajkumar Chakraborty Sarani, Kolkata 700009 in Kolkata.

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Courses Offered

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Psychology
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
Bachelor of science (Hons) in Zoology
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons.)
  • Sciences
Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Chemistry
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons.)
  • Sciences
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Political Science
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
Bachelor of Arts(Hons) in History
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Arts(Hons) in Philosophy
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in English
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Sanskrit
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Commerce (General)
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Commerce-B.Com
  • Banking / Finance / Accounts / Commerce
Bachelor of Arts (General)
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of science (General)
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Geography
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of science (Hons.) in Computer Science
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons.)
  • Sciences
Bachelor of science (Hons.) in Mathematics
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons.)
  • Sciences
Bachelor of science (Hons.) in Physics
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons.)
  • Sciences
Bachelor of science (Hons) in Botany
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons.)
  • Sciences
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Bengali
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Economics
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons.)
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of science (Hons.) in Geography
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.S
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of science (Hons.) in Anthropology
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.S
  • Sciences
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.S
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Commerce-B.Com
  • Banking / Finance / Accounts / Commerce

Bangabasi College - BC Kolkata - BC

An educational institution of national importance, Bangabasi College had its genesis in the prophetic vision and spirit of sacrificial dedication of Late Acharya Girish Chandra Bose. Founded under private management in 1887, it had as its guiding inspiration the genius of Pandit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar. The aim of the institution was two fold: first, to cater to the growing demand for higher education and second, to nurture the spirit of nationalism in the minds of young learners under colonial yoke. At the same time, it marked an indirect protest challenging the narrow educational policy of the Hunter Commission. This historic institution emerged seminally from Bangabasi School, founded by Acharya Girish Chandra Bose in 1885, in a rented house in Bowbazar Street with six teachers and twelve students. Offering at the outset, the F.A. Course, this college obtained affiliation for the B.A., B.L. and M.A. courses to meet the requirements of an ever-growing institution. In 1930, the college moved into its present premises at 19, Scott Lane (now Raj Kumar Chakraborty Sarani). After that, there was a steady advance in academic pursuits with the introduction of the Honours course in various subjects. In the early 1920s, the urgent need for scientific education was met by a strong contingent of Science teachers who, together with a powerful Arts faculty, set standards of higher education which even Government-run colleges found hard to match. Soon after Independence in 1947, three new branches of the Institution were opened which, later, through the Phase Reduction Scheme of the University Grants Commission, emerged as Bangabasi Morning College, Bangabasi Evening College housed in the same building and Bangabasi College of Commerce in a separate building on 11th April, 1960. Broadening its perspectives, the college became co-educational in 1979 with Bangabasi College opening another Commerce Department. A new feather was added in 2005 through the introduction of Post Graduate studies in Zoology. The year of India's Independence coincided with the Diamond Jubilee Year of the College. The celebrations were inaugurated by Chakraborty Rajagopalachari. Keeping aloft the rich tradition of excellence and generations of humanistic education, Bangabasi College completed 100 years of its existence in 1987. The list of alumni, who attended the year-long celebration, provides impressive reading. Swami Lokeshwarananda, Senior Monk, Ramakrishna Mission; Shri Tushar Kanti Ghosh, Editor, Amrita Bazar Patrika; Dr. A.P. Mitra, Director General, CSIR; Prof. Yashpal, Chairman, UGC; Prof. P.K. Bose, former Principal and Oxford Scholar, son of the Illustrious founder Acharya Girish Chandra Bose. The Institution has left a deep imprint in the history of the sub-continent through socio-political and cultural activities in many spheres. As a matter of fact, it was a National College during the days of alien rule - serving as an asylum for political sufferers - students and teachers. The nationalist spirit nurtured by the college was amply evident in the active participation of students and teachers in the Disobedience Movement in 1930 culminating in the supreme sacrifice of Shri Jatindra Nath Das, an undergraduate student of the college, in his epic fast unto death in Lahore jail on September 13, 1929. Bangabasi, with its glorious tradition in teaching and scholarship, continues in its task of disseminating higher and progressive education, holding high the ideals of Pranipatena - Reverence, Pariprashnena - Search for Truth, Sevaya -Service to Humanity - the inner motive force of this Institution.

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The placement cell of Bangabasi College is a platform where different companies approach to the College Authority and provide direct placement opportunities to the students who are interested in jobs directly after graduation. The sectors include mainly software, direct marketing and sales, I.T. enabled services like TCS, WIPRO, ICICI etc.

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