Anuradha Lohia
Calcutta  /  Published 02.08.20

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

Calcutta  /  Published 01.08.20

Presidency VC’s advice to school students

It is fashionable for students to stage protests these days but “don’t stop being respectful towards your teachers”, Presidency University vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia told Class X...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 27.05.20

VCs round table on education on May 30

The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the education sector like never before. Universities and students alike are under pressure to not lose academic time and re-invent their teaching-lear...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.20

Eden hostel repairs after funds nod

Presidency University will renovate three wards of Eden Hindu Hostel once the finance department sanctions the funds, vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia told students on the New Town campus on Thursday. S...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.03.20

Presidency University protest: VC Anuradha Lohia to meet students

The vice-chancellor of Presidency University, Anuradha Lohia, will meet the students on Thursday to discuss their demands about completion of repair of three wards of Eden Hindu Hostel so that the boa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.10.19

Presidency plans to honour Abhijit Banerjee

The governing board of Presidency University will meet soon to decide how to felicitate Nobel-winning alumnus Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee. The date of the meeting would be decided once the university reo...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.10.19

Nobel winner Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee to his father’s rescue in class

“In 1988 I had gone to the US and had a chance to interact with Findlay while I was visiting Columbia University. During the discussion he talked about Indian students with outstanding performance i...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.03.19

Former Presi VC recounts gherao-free campus days

Presidency University’s “first vice-chancellor” Malabika Sarkar said on Friday her three years at the helm did not see any gherao or disruption on the campus.The trick was, she said, not to “s...
By Subhankar Chowdhury and Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.19

Presidency second chapter opens in New Town

The new campus of Presidency University, spread over 10 acres in New Town, will house five advanced study centres.The New Town campus of the iconic College Street institution was inaugurated by chief ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.01.19

Presidency in ‘central’ league

Presidency University now has infrastructure better than that of any centrally funded research institute, vice-chancellor Anuradha Lohia said on Sunday, citing reports by experts from Banglore’s Ind...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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