Anuradha Lohia
News  /  Published 15.08.22

Presidency University girls refuse to pay hiked hostel rent

Girl students of Presidency University have told the authorities that they won’t pay the enhanced hostel fee from next month as there was no decision yet on the resumption of the bus servic...
By Subhankar Chowdhury

News  /  Published 13.05.22

Presidency alumni plea to Bratya Basu on entry test restart

The Presidency Alumni Association has written to education minister Bratya Basu about the need to restore admission tests at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The tests could not be held in t...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 09.05.22

Hindu Hostel boarders flag woes 1.5 months after making forcible entry

Listing the problems they have been facing at the hostel, the students have written to the VC: “We, the boarders of Eden Hindu Hostel, would like to address a serious issue. Fragments of the bui...
By Subhankar Chowdhury

News  /  Published 07.05.22

Students seek revival of Presidency University entry tests

Representatives of students’ bodies at Presidency University met the authorities on Friday and demanded the institution revive admission tests for undergraduate courses. Ahan Karmakar, convener...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 06.04.22

Presidency University yet to find superintendent for Eden Hindu Hostel

Admission into the hostel that can accommodate over 100 students through a formal process has remained stalled and many students are still being forced to stay at PG accommodations. However, the univ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata


News  /  Published 26.03.22

Presidency University students want restoration of entry tests

Admission to the undergraduate and postgraduate levels will be conducted in a  few months. “The state JEE board, which had held the tests till 2019, would in February ask aspirants to subm...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 18.03.22

Reopen Hindu Hostel, Bratya Basu tells Presidency vice-chancellor

Minister Basu, a former student of the erstwhile Presidency College, sought to know from the VC why the hostel was still shut, a state government official said. Repeated calls and text messages to VC...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 12.03.22

Presidency University students seek reopening of Eden Hindu Hostel

A section of Presidency University students is staying on the campus for over 25 days as a mark of protest because Eden Hindu Hostel has not yet reopened. The students, who launched their protest on ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 10.08.20

Presi entry based on board marks

Presidency University will admit students to its undergraduate courses this year on the basis of board marks as admission tests cannot be held because of the Covid-19 pandemic, an official of the univ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in College Street

Calcutta  /  Published 03.08.20

Presidency admission rules after August 10

Presidency University will announce after August 10 how it will admit students to undergraduate courses, a decision aspirants have been waiting for since the state JEE board expressed its inability to...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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