Calcutta University
West Bengal  /  Published 29.03.19

CU puts on hold tech seat increase plan

Calcutta University cannot increase the number of BTech seats from the 2019-20 session because of infrastructure problems, university officials said on Friday.The heads of the nine engineering departm...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.20

Xavier’s for pluralism, diversity

St Xavier’s College has always stood for “pluralism and diversity” and it is open to any culture, religion and language, Father Dominic Savio, the college principal, said on Thursday.He undersco...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 07.01.19

Bouquets for CU, brickbats for JU & Presi

Mamata Banerjee on Monday praised Calcutta University for respecting “old values” and said it was “unfortunate” that “big” and “renowned” Jadavpur and Presidency universities were not ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.12.18

A tribute to professor Shanta Mahalanobis

Professorship is associated with scholarship but one seldom comes across such a many-faceted personality as professor Shanta Mahalanobis, whom academics in Calcutta would always remember as the one an...
By Tapati Gupta in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

CU invokes new rules to keep out Dhankhar

Calcutta University held the meeting of its senate and syndicate on Tuesday without governor and chancellor Jagdeep Dhankhar and approved the name of Nobel laureate Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee as DLitt r...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.20

Three kids injured in explosionNews Briefs: Crude bomb explosion near Calcutta injures three children

Three kids were injured in a crude bomb explosion at Ghutiari Sharif in South 24-Parganas on Tuesday afternoon. The bomb was kept in a bag behind the house of a man named Rajjak Sardar, police said. T...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 02.11.18

Calcutta University meet on exam results

Calcutta University will meet principals of affiliated colleges on Friday to discuss ways to ensure timely declaration of results of BA and BSc first-semester examinations under the choice-based and c...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Education  /  Published 04.11.19

Far space, near space

By Prasun Chaudhuri

India  /  Published 29.09.18

CU set to give 10 marks for attendance

Starting from the semester exams due in December, Calcutta University’s undergraduate students will gain or lose marks over their attendance or lack of it.Twenty marks will be set aside for internal...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 29.04.20

State to borrow devices from varsities

The state government has requested at least three state-aided universities and a central research institute in Bengal to lend Covid-19 test equipment for setting up more testing laboratories.The vice...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta


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