Calcutta University
Calcutta  /  Published 25.07.20

CU: applications from Aug.10

Calcutta University has announced that colleges must receive applications online for admission to first-year classes from August 10 and the merit list will have to be published by August 28. The univ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.07.20

Bengal VCs reject UGC's examination deadline

State vice-chancellors have rejected the UGC’s September deadline to conduct the final semester examinations “compulsorily”. They spoke with each other over videoconference on Frida...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 11.07.20

Clarity awaited on most colleges

St Xavier’s University will start its first-year undergraduate classes on September 2, while St Xavier’s College will announce the date of commencement of its first-year classes by next Tu...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 07.07.20

Calcutta University’s colleges in assessment fix

Many of Calcutta University’s colleges have found it difficult to calculate the internal assessment marks of BA and BSc third-year students because they have either not held the selection tests ...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.07.20

CU adopts 80:20 format for final tests

Calcutta University will assess its final-year students in the terminal examinations by giving 80 per cent weightage to the previous results and the remaining to internal assessment as advised by the ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 26.05.20

Cyclone threatens to derail girl's march through college

She is the only girl from the village of Ghorkhali, along the banks of the Matla river near Canning in South 24-Parganas, who has not dropped out and managed to continue her studies till college.Rozin...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.05.20

Lab research lost to power cut

A power cut in laboratories has led to loss of research material accumulated over at least 10 years, scientists of Calcutta University have said.Some of the materials that need to be refrigerated at l...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.06.20

Central varsity rank dips 13 notches

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) of the Union ministry of human resource development has ranked Visva-Bharati at 50 among all Indian universities, a big slide from last year’s pos...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan

Calcutta  /  Published 19.04.20

One wish for Calcuttans stuck abroad

Several Calcuttans are stuck around the world, from the US to Mauritius and Mexico. Their plans of returning home after April 14 have gone for a toss with the extension of the lockdown till May 3.Bhas...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.10.18

CU draws up revised exam schedule

Calcutta University will start the process of conducting semester examinations for its BA and BSc courses as soon as colleges reopen after the Puja vacation and complete evaluation of answer scripts i...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta


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