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VIVEKANANDA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN
VIVEKANANDA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN,KOLKATA
KOLKATA,WEST BENGAL NAAC,UGC ESTD 1961 University of Calcutta,KOLKATA PRIVATE COLLEGE
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Updated on - March 01st, 2022

Vivekananda College For Women, situated in Kolkata is affiliated with the University of Calcutta, Kolkata. The college offers 25 courses across 5 streams namely, Arts, Education, Science, Commerce and Banking, Performing Arts. The 25 courses are offered at the UG and PG level. Students may also enrol themselves for M. Phil and Ph. D programs that encourage work on research projects under the mentorship of PhD-qualified guides. Admission to the college is mainly merit-based except for the MA program. The 40% MA seats are filled in by the students qualifying for the college entrance exam.

Vivekananda College for Women Highlights

A brief of the college and the various courses offered is given below:

Established | Type1961 | Public
Affiliated toUniversity of Calcutta
Courses offeredBA, BA (Hons), B. Com, B. Sc, and MA
Application ModeOnline
Admission CriteriaMerit-based
FacilitiesGym, Medical, Library, Common Room, Canteen, etc.
ScholarshipYes
Official Websitehttps://www.vivekanandacollegeforwomen.org/ 
Vivekananda College For Women Highlights
Established 1961
Type Private College
Approved by NAAC,UGC
Affiliated to University of Calcutta
Facilities Available MEDICAL,CAFETERIA,LIBRARY,HOSTEL,SPORTS,LABS,COMPUTER LAB,CLASSROOM,AUDITORIUM,GYM,E-CLASSROOM,WIFI CAMPUS,IT INFRASTRUCTURE,CANTEEN
Entrance Examinations No
Ranking Body / Magazine Year Category Rank
NIRF 2022 Overall 0

Vivekananda College for Women has various undergraduate as well as postgraduate courses for its students. The details of the various courses offered at Vivekananda College for Women is given below:

CourseDetails
BA
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Higher Secondary / Intermediate ( ie. 10+2 ) or any other examination recognized as equivalent shall be eligible
  • Selection Criteria: Merit-based 
  • Specializations: Bengali, Economics, Education, English, Geography, History, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Sanskrit, and Sociology.
B.Com
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Any student with higher secondary/ intermediate ( ie. 10+2 ) or any other examination recognized as equivalent shall be eligible.
  • Selection Criteria: Merit-based 
B.Sc
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: A student with higher secondary/ intermediate ( ie. 10+2 ) or any other examination recognized as equivalent shall be eligible
  • Selection Criteria: Merit-based 
  • Specializations: Anthropology, Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, and Zoology.
M.A
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Candidate must be a graduate with a bachelor’s degree of 3 years of duration from a recognized university
  • Selection Criteria: merit based on graduation marks ( for the 60% University of Calcutta reserved students ) and merit-based through entrance exams ( for 40% non-University of Calcutta students )
  • Specializations: Bengali and Geography
Course Details
BA

Duration: 3 years

M.A

Duration: 2 years

B.A{HONS.}

Duration: 3 years

B.SC

Duration: 3 years

B.SC{HONS.}

Duration: 3 years

B.COM

Eligibility:

A  Three-Year (1+1+1) Bachelor Degree in B.Com. General Course is  offered  to  students  who  have  passed  the  Higher  Secondary  or its equivalent  examinations recognised by University of Calcutta and other criteria as stated by the College.

Duration: 3 years

PH.D

Eligibility:

Candidate must ahve complete his/her Post Graduation from recognized University or equivalent.

Duration: 3 years

Click Vivekananda College For Women COURSE & FEES

Vivekananda College for Women offers General UG courses under Science, Arts & Humanities, Education, and Commerce Department while Honours Degree is provided to specific disciplines of Arts & Humanities and Science Department. It offers PG and Ph.D. under Arts Department only in specific disciplines.

 
  • Admission to UG courses are given on the Merit Basis.
  • Candidates seeking admission at UG level must pass the Higher Secondary or 10+2 pattern in any stream from recognized Board or University/Institute with 50% aggregate.
  • For B.Sc. course candidates must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Maths/Biology as the main subject from a recognized Board or University/Institute with 50% aggregate.
  • Admission to the PG courses are given on the bassis of score in the Entrance Examination (Pre-MA) followed by the counselling conducted by the Calcutta University.
  • Candidates seeking admission at PG level for MA course must have Regular/Honours Bachelor’s Degree with 10+2+3 Pattern from recognized university.
  • BA (Honours) from IGNOU/NSOU and Distance education from universities in West Bengal is also recognized for admission to MA.
  • Candidates seeking admission for a Research Program must have a valid MA/M.Sc. degree.
  • Admission to the Research program is on the basis of Written Test followed by Interview along with the Research Proposal.
  • Candidate with UGC/ CSIR/ JRF (NET)/ SET/ SLET/ GATE or DST (Inspire) Scholarship or Teacher Fellowship holders and M.Phil/ M.Tech./ MD/ ME/ M.Pharm. Degree from a recognized university is exempted from the Written Test.
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Vivekananda College for Women Placements

Vivekananda College for Women has tie-ups with employment agencies that select students from the campus and send them to placement interviews. These employment agencies (EMCONS, ABP Career Cell, etc) have a very high reach and help the students selected from campus to get placed in large organizations.

Some meritorious students also get placed in major industry giants such as IBM.

The placement cell of Vivekananda College for Women organizes free training courses such as Advanced Excel and Tally ERP towards helping students to get gainful employment. They also hold constant career counseling free of cost.

Apart from this, the placement cell of Vivekananda College for Women is constantly working on general qualitative development of the students through organizing regular compulsory Communicative English and General Intelligence classes for all students. These courses are run throughout the year and are a necessary part of the curriculum at Vivekananda College for Women.

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Vivekananda College For Women Facilities
  • Gym: The college has a small gymnasium equipped with advanced equipment like an automatic walker machine, a twister, and standing exercise bike is erected adjacent to the Games Room.
  • Medical: Regular medical checkups are done by registered medical practitioners who visit the campus from time to time. First aid and basic medicinal support are always provided to students and staff in cases of emergencies. In certain extraordinary cases, the college helps in the treatment of chronic diseases.
  • Not only physical illnesses are treated, trained registered psychologists to counsel the students as well as staff to get out of mental stress, depression, and trauma.
  • All the support that is provided to its students are free of cost
  • Library: The college library is very spacious and spread over a total of 2000 sq. ft. It has 2 reading rooms and a total seating capacity of a total of 48 students at a time. Students also have access to over 30000 books
  • Common room: There is a spacious common room for leisure activities and indoor as well as board games. It serves as a hangout spot for the students
  • Sports: Vivekananda College for Women has facilities of indoor as well as outdoor games. There is a large and spacious game room for students to play games such as table tennis ( for which regular training sessions are held ), Chinese checkers, carom, ludo, etc. The outdoor gaming infrastructure is also taken care of. For games like football, cricket, the student’s practice in the grounds of the University of Calcutta. The College also has a great cricket and a table tennis team
  • Infrastructure: Vivekananda College for Women has a computer training center which started in January 2002. The aims of this training center was to make students computer literate at nominal rates and enable learning of the students so that they can compete with their peers
  • Cafeteria: The college canteen offers food to students catering to vegetarian as well as nonvegetarian preferences at subsidized rates so students can afford them.
  • Auditorium: The college auditorium is quite small as the seating capacity of the auditorium is merely a hundred and fifty. However, it is well equipped with air-conditioning, screen, sound system, make-up room, and toilet facility, etc. It is ideal for holding seminars and training sessions
  • The faculty of the college is highly qualified with Master’s and Doctoral degrees in their relevant fields. The faculty members are working at the posts of Associate and Assistant Professors. The college has maintained good relations with its alumni and had a strong networking among the alumni association. They also constantly come back for providing training sessions
  • Laboratories: The college has a departmental based laboratories for the students well equipped with modern teaching aids for the convenience of the students
  • Convenience Store : The store is the go-to place for all the I stationery requirements of the students of the college
  • Parking Facility: The college has a cycle stand that can accommodate nearly 20 cycles and two-wheelers at any point

Know more Vivekananda College For Women HOSTEL

Ques. What is the admission process for MA programs?

Ans. For the MA program, 60% of the total number of seats are earmarked for the University of Calcutta students only. The admission for this 60% will be on the basis of merit on graduation marks.The remaining 40% of the seats are offered to non-University of Calcutta students who have to appear for the university entrance exam and admissions are offered on the basis of the merit list prepared by the college.

Ques. How are UG and PG course results announced?

Ans. The UG and PG results are announced online on the official website.

Ques. How is the faculty of the college?

Ans. The faculty of the college is highly qualified with Master’s and Doctoral degrees in their relevant fields. The faculty members are working at the posts of Associate and Assistant Professors.

Ques. How are the faculties?

Ans. The faculties of the VCW College are well experienced and have a good knowledge of the subject.

Ques. What are the facilities on campus?

Ans. The VCW has many facilities like Canteen On Campus Cheap Store Medical Unit Fire Fighting Arrangements CCTV Rain Water Harvesting Waste Management Generator Facility Solar Power Panel Library Laboratories Seminar Room

Ques. How are extra-curricular activities?

Ans. The VCW organizes Seminar and Workshops on a regular basis for extra knowledge of the students. It also organizes Study Tour for students so as to provide industrial knowledge and market Trends. Apart from this It also has a Games and Sports Facility.

Ques. What are the clubs in the college?

Ans. The College has a dedicated placement cell which organizes training programs for the students to prepare them for the placement opportunities. The cell also organizes in-campus interviews, job-related seminars and workshops with the help of recruiting agencies and HR personnel of reputed firms. Apart from this the cell is working on general qualitative development of students through organizing regular compulsory Communicative English and General Intelligence classes for all honours students throughout the year. There is also an Anti-Ragging Cell which ensures a safe and ragging free campus for the students. IQAC (Internal Quality Assessment Cell) ensures the quality of academic and administration activities of the institution.

VIVEKANANDA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN - FEES & ELIGIBILITY
Course Fees Eligibility
BA 4.38 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2
M.A 32.90 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2 + 3
B.A{HONS.} 4.82 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2
B.SC 5.21 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2
B.SC{HONS.} 7.61 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2
B.COM 7.61 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2
PH.D 7.61 Thousand (1st Year Fees) 10 + 2
VIVEKANANDA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN TOP COURSES, FEES & ELIGIBILITY
BACHELOR OF ARTS [BA]
3 YEARS GRADUATION DEGREE(BACHELORS) ON CAMPUS FULL TIME

₹4,380 (1st Year Fees)

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MASTER OF ARTS [M.A]
2 YEARS POST GRADUATION DEGREE(MASTERS) ON CAMPUS FULL TIME

₹32,900 (1st Year Fees)

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BACHELOR OF ARTS {HONS.} [B.A{HONS.}]
3 YEARS GRADUATION DEGREE(BACHELORS) ON CAMPUS FULL TIME

₹4820.00 (1st Year Fees)

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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE [B.SC]
3 YEARS GRADUATION DEGREE(BACHELORS) ON CAMPUS FULL TIME

₹5210.00 (1st Year Fees)

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BACHELOR IN SCIENCE {HONS.} [B.SC{HONS.}]
3 YEARS GRADUATION DEGREE(BACHELORS) ON CAMPUS FULL TIME

₹7610.00 (1st Year Fees)

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BACHELOR OF COMMERCE [B.COM]
3 YEARS GRADUATION DEGREE(BACHELORS) ON CAMPUS FULL TIME
PH.D [PH.D]
3 YEARS PHD DOCTORATE ON CAMPUS FULL TIME

Vivekananda College for Women Placements

Vivekananda College for Women has tie-ups with employment agencies that select students from the campus and send them to placement interviews. These employment agencies (EMCONS, ABP Career Cell, etc) have a very high reach and help the students selected from campus to get placed in large organizations.

Some meritorious students also get placed in major industry giants such as IBM.

The placement cell of Vivekananda College for Women organizes free training courses such as Advanced Excel and Tally ERP towards helping students to get gainful employment. They also hold constant career counseling free of cost.

Apart from this, the placement cell of Vivekananda College for Women is constantly working on general qualitative development of the students through organizing regular compulsory Communicative English and General Intelligence classes for all students. These courses are run throughout the year and are a necessary part of the curriculum at Vivekananda College for Women.

FACILITIES

MEDICAL

CAFETERIA

LIBRARY

HOSTEL

SPORTS

LABS

COMPUTER LAB

CLASSROOM

AUDITORIUM

GYM

E-CLASSROOM

WIFI CAMPUS

IT INFRASTRUCTURE

CANTEEN
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