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Gushkara Mahavidyalaya

Facilities
Burdwan
West Bengal
Accredited By
UGC, NAAC
Established Date
1965
NA
Total Students
Private
Type
NA
Fees Range

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Gushkara Mahavidyalaya is situated at P.O. Guskara, P.S. Ausgram , Dist. Burdwan, West Bengal, India - 713 128 in Burdwan.

All Courses

Courses Offered

B.A. Hons. English
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. Hons. Bengali
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. Hons. History
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. Hons. Philosophy
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
B.A. Hons. Sanskrit
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. Hons. Pol. Science
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. Geography
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. Physical education
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A.
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
BBA (HONOURS)
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Business Administration-B.B.A.
  • Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma
B.Sc
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.COM
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Commerce-B.Com
  • Banking / Finance / Accounts / Commerce
B.COM (HONS.) ACCOUNTANCY
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Commerce-B.Com
  • Banking / Finance / Accounts / Commerce
B.Sc in Zoology
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.Sc in Chemistry
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.Sc in Botany
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.Sc in Physics
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.Sc in Mathematics
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences

Gushkara Mahavidyalaya - GM

Gushkara is a sprawling Municipal Town in the northern part of Burdwan Sadar Sub-Division. To the north of Gushkara lies Santiniketan where poet Rabindra Nath Tagore spent most of his creative years. The district town of Burdwan is to the south of Gushkara which is flanked on the east by Bhatar and Mongalkote and on the west by Jangalmahal. Kunur the major tributary of the river Ajay flows through the town. Archaeological finding have established that human habitation in the area surrounding the confluence of Ajay and Kunur dates back to at least three thousand years. Gushkara is now an important railway station in the Burdwan – Sahibgunj loop line. It is situated at a distance of 135 km. from Kolkata. Thanks to the missionary zeal of the eminent academician late Rakhahari Bakshi and generous support from the prominent citizens of the locality, Gushkara Mahavidyalaya was founded on the 9th August, 1965. The college campus, covering an area of 7.3 acres was donated by Gushkara Purnananda Public Institution. It is situated close to the banks of the river Kunur. Gushkara, Galsi, Mongalkote, Ausgram and Bhatar constitute the catchments area of the college. By virtue of road and rail communications, a large number of students from such far-flung areas as Chittaranjan, Asansol, Durgapur Katwa, Kalna, Memari, Bolpur and Arambag block to the college for pursuing their studies leading a Bachelor's degree in various disciplines. Gushkara Mahavidyalaya is affiliated to the University of Burdwan. The college offers undergraduate course in Arts, Science and Commerce. At present there is provision for teaching sixteen subjects out of which fourteen are at the Honours level and the rest are at the level of General Course.

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Why join Gushkara

Facilities

Well infrastructure with all required facilities.

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Placement

18 Type Courses Available

  • 18 UG Courses

Gushkara Mahavidyalaya Placements

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Infrastructure

Gushkara Mahavidyalaya

The college library is well equipped to cater the needs of the students. It is a two-storied building having floor area of 4500 sq.ft. (approx.). This library  building has been constructed with the help of UGC grants under Xth Plan period. The library has a total collection of more than 29000 titles. We have also a comparatively small library functioning in the morning shift of the college. The library subscribes some journals. The process of computerization has recently been started. There is also a reading hall. Five science departments separately run seminar libraries. There is also the provision of book-bank facility to the needy and meritorious students. Students are also allowed to enjoy overnight issue of books. All students are required to return the books before the test examination. The college has two hostels: one 'Vivekananda Chhatrabas' (the boys' hostel) for SC/ST boys and the other 'Nivedita Chhatrinibas' (the girls' hostel) for girls students with 40 and 60 seat capacities respectively. Students who need hostel accommodation are required to apply separately for the same during or just after admission. Scheduled caste and scheduled tribe students are given highest preference during allotment of seats of the boys' hostel. If any seat(s) remain vacant, it is usually filled up out of the general caste student applicants giving appropriate weightage to merit and distance from residence to the college.

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