Presidency University
Culture  /  Published 09.01.22

Many splendoured is my provenance

Only 260 years ago I was part of Gobindopur, a village interspersed with forested marshland by the Hooghly river . It was one of the three villages founded as Calcutta — the trading port of the ...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

Campus  /  Published 15.12.21

A second-year Presidency student talks about a month of growing fondness for the campus

Dec 16 marks one month since college and university campuses have reopened...
By Hiya Mukherjee

News  /  Published 17.11.21

Adda sessions to groupfies, here’s how students are spending their second day at college

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By Suha Roy

News  /  Published 17.11.21

Presidency University students to represent India in Red Bull Basement world finals

The contest is held globally and a winner is selected from each country...
By Anirudh Raman

Campus  /  Published 24.10.21

Youth theatre groups are heading back to the auditorium for a live audience

Several groups have started staging offline plays following Covid protocol...
By Suha Roy


Calcutta  /  Published 07.08.21

Presidency award for Banerjee

Nobel Laureate Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee, an alumnus of Presidency College, was conferred the Atul Chandra Gupta Distinguished Alumnus Award 2020 by the Presidency Alumni Association on Friday evening ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.08.21

Presidency: marks based admission

Presidency University will admit students to its undergraduate courses based on board marks as entrance tests could not be held, an official of the institute said on Tuesday. An admission notice issu...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 03.08.21

Presidency: Marks-based entry norm

Presidency University will admit students to its undergraduate courses this year solely based on board marks as admission tests could not be held following an objection from the state government. An ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.07.21

Bengal: no entry test at colleges, varsities

The Bengal government has barred state-aided colleges and universities from conducting admission tests, apparently because of Covid-19 and the digital divide among students. Autonomous institutions l...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

Science Tech  /  Published 21.06.21

Shivered Tales

A lazy, apparently eventless post-Christmas morning on the sun-kissed beaches of North Andaman in 2004 had little anticipation of the massive earthquake measuring 9 on the Richter scale (Mw>9.2) oc...
By Supriyo Kumar Das


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