Calcutta University
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


West Bengal  /  Published 25.03.20

JU, CU teachers go online

Teachers of Jadavpur and Calcutta universities have started taking online classes for students, like some schools in the city have done, because of the lockdown triggered by the coronavirus.Some teach...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.03.19

CU turns down principals’ plea on attendance

Calcutta University has turned down requests from a number of college principals to scrap the system of barring students from writing exams because of inadequate attendance.The university authorities ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in College Street

West Bengal  /  Published 12.03.19

Calcutta University English course for tech students

Calcutta University will teach its BTech students how to communicate in English, develop “appropriate pronunciation” and maintain decorum to appear more employable to potential recruiters.The abse...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in College Street

Education  /  Published 11.11.19

Are you loansome?

Subhrajit Ghosh, a student at Calcutta’s Maharaja Manindra Chandra College, did not have enough money to register for the online programme that would help him prepare for a computer programming test...
By Manasi Shah in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.05.19

Governor ‘concern’ in report on law and order

Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi sent a report to the Union home ministry on Wednesday evening, terming “the law and order situation” in the state “a matter of concern”, said sources.An o...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta


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