Education Department
News  /  Published 30.07.22

Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) school teachers to teach single subject in every class

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi decides to implement a system where one teacher will teach only one subject...

News  /  Published 30.07.22

18,000 teaching posts in govt-aided schools lie vacant in West Bengal

The posts of more than 18,000 teachers in state-aided schools are vacant in West Bengal, the education department informed Calcutta High Court on Friday. In response to an order by Justice Abhijit Ga...
By Tapas Ghosh, Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

News  /  Published 26.07.22

19,000 examinees get more marks in Higher Secondary review in West Bengal

Over 19,000 of the 50,000-odd candidates who had applied for a review of their higher secondary (HS) papers have registered an increase in their marks, an official of the West Bengal HS council said o...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.07.22

Colleges and universities to receive application forms for undergraduate courses from July 18

The higher education department has asked colleges and universities to start receiving application forms for undergraduate courses from July 18 through online “standalone mode”. The mode ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 29.06.22

Rollout of centralised entry system for colleges in Kolkata, rest of West Bengal put off

In 2014, too, during Basu’s previous stint as education minister, he could not roll out the process following protests from the Trinamul Congress. The plan was revived after he became the educa...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata


News  /  Published 12.06.22

Admission tests back at Ramakrishna Mission college

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira, Belur, which had admitted students on the basis of their Plus-II board marks in the last two years, has restored the practice of admitting undergraduate students thro...
By Our Special Correspondent in Howrah

News  /  Published 07.06.22

West Bengal government mulls panel to regulate private school fees

The state government is planning to constitute a commission to look into complaints against private schools about fee hikes, said an official of the education department. A retired judge is likely to...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.06.22

West Bengal to have single portal for college admission, detailed notification later

Colleges and universities in West Bengal will have a centralised online undergraduate admission process, possibly from this year, but some unitary universities like Jadavpur and Presidency are likely ...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar, Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

News  /  Published 27.05.22

Calcutta High Court gives interim relief to North 24-Parganas headmaster

A vacation division bench of the high court on Thursday issued an interim stay on an order passed by Justice Abhijit Gangopadhyay of the court directing the school education department to remove a hea...
By Our Legal Reporter in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.05.22

CBI snaps internet link to School Service Commission server room in Salt Lake

The internet connection to the server room at the office of the West Bengal School Service Commission (WBSSC) was snapped on Monday to prevent the possibility of any online tampering of the data relat...
By Subhankar Chowdhury, Monalisa Chaudhuri in Kolkata


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