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About Presidency University

The Presidency University holds a unique position in the history of Indian Education in the country. This University is regarded to be one of the first institutes of Western –type higher education in Asia. This seat of higher learning is established in 1817 as Hindoo College and Presidency College in Kolkata by a group of enlightened men led by Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Radhakanta Deb, David Hare, Justice Sir Edward Hyde East, Baidyanath Mukhopadhya and Rasamay Dutt. However in 2010 the West Bengal Government has upgraded the status of Presidency College to Presidency University. This University is also an active member of Association of Indian Universities and is recognized by the University Grants Commission. Moreover, the National Assessment and Accreditation Council has awarded “Grade A” upon this University on basis of the quality education provided by the same.

In Presidency University, both undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate programmes are taught by the departments of Bengali, Life Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, English, Geography, Geology, Hindi, History, Mathematics, Performing Arts, Physics, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology and Statistics. This institute of excellence is also involved in various research and international exchange programmes with a special mention of MoU signed between the Presidency University and the Trinity College, Dublin and also the University of Groningen, Netherlands. Interested students who aspire to take admission at Presidency University can check its official website- www.presiuniv.ac.in for admission notification, counseling list, courses, fee structures and other important updates. Moreover, another educational website- www.onlineresultportal.com is also helpful for the students to achieve information about all Universities of all states of India.

Presidency University
    College Details of Presidency University
  Nickname Presidency University
  Affiliations UGC
  Contact No 033 2257 3770
  Website www.presiuniv.ac.in/
  Founded 20 January 1817
  Email registrar@presiuniv.ac.in
  Address 86/1, College Street
  City Kolkata - 700073
  State West Bengal
  Country India
List of courses offered by Presidency University
  Degree    Duration
Arts Courses
B.A. (Hons.) (Bengali)3 Years
B.A. (Hons.) (English)3 Years
B.A. (Hons) (Hindi)3 Years
B.A. (Hons) (History)3 Years
B.A. (Hons) (Philosophy)3 Years
B.A. (Hons) (Political Science)3 Years
B.A. (Hons) (Sociology)3 Years
Science Courses
B.Sc. (Hons) (Economics)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) (Statistics)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) (Zoology)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) (Botany)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) (Chemistry)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons.) (Geography)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons) (Geology)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons) (Mathematics)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hons) (Physics)3 Years
List of colleges affiliated with Presidency University
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