Shri Shikshayatan College, Kolkata West Bengal was established in the year 1955 as Public Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Management, Humanities and Science. Shri Shikshayatan College is approved by the reputed NCTE, accredited by NAAC-A, and is affiliated with University of Calcutta, Kolkata. Management of Shri Shikshayatan College, Kolkata is working under Dr. Aditi Dey (Principal).
Administered and monitored by the Shikshayatan Foundation, the Shri Shikshayatan College was founded in 1955. Affiliated with the University of Calcutta, the institute was founded for girls by Sitaram Seksaria. Its motto is to empower women and impart holistic education to them so they can become self-reliant. It aims to make them capable so they can uphold moral and social values.
Offering liberal education to develop the student’s personality, the institute is located in Kolkata and is committed to maintaining a good academic standard. The Courses offered at the college include:
BA (English, Education, Journalism & Mass Communication, Political Science, Sociology)
B.Sc. (Botany, Economics, Geography, Mathematics, Chemistry, CS, Physics, Zoology)
B.Com (Accounting & Finance, Marketing)
To check the eligibility criteria the students can contact the institute on its given contact details. To apply, the candidates need to visit the official website of the institute and follow these steps:
The college offers various scholarships for the students of the institute including:
Meritorious students from financially weak sections of the society are provided financial assistance to pursue higher education.
This scholarship is offered to girl children from disadvantaged families so they can pursue higher education. The aim of the scholarship is to discourage child marriages and promote girl education.
Meritorious students with an annual family income of less than 2.5 Lakhs can apply for this scholarship. This assists the students financially to pursue higher education.
The students can apply for the scholarship by collecting the application form from the institute and then filling out their personal details and address. After the form is completed they need to attach the required documents and submit them to the institute.
The documents required at the time of application are:
|Shri Shikshayatan College, Kolkata
|University of Calcutta, Kolkata
|Dr. Aditi Dey
|11, Lord Sinha Road, Kolkata - 700071, West Bengal, India
The Career Counselling Committee of the institute works on developing the necessary skills in the students so they become industry ready. The aim of the cell is to mould the students into competent individuals who can survive in a professional environment. It also provides career guidance to the students along with assisting them in developing life skills such as Interpersonal skills, effective communication, Decision Making Skills, Problem Solving Skills, Leadership skills, Self Learning Skills, etc.
It also organises various Workshops and Seminars along with the following activities:
The college’s campus is located in a lush green environment and is regularly cleaned by a professional housekeeping company.