Calcutta University Admission 2023 Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

Calcutta University offers candidates admission into various Undergraduate, Postgraduate and doctoral-level programmes in the fields of Humanities, Arts, Science, Commerce, Management, Technology, Engineering, etc. This article will provide you all the information about the Calcutta University Admission 2023 like Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, etc.

Calcutta University Highlights

Exam NameCalcutta University
Exam LevelState Level
Conducting BodyCalcutta University
Application ModeOnline
Exam Date         Will be Available
Exam Duration 03 Hours
Official website
HelplineTel: 8017416942/ 8017416952 Email Id: [email protected]

Calcutta University Important Dates

For UG course

EventsDates (Tentative)
Process to submit the Application formJune 2023
Merit listJuly 2023
Admission OpenJune 2023
Deadline for Calcutta University AdmissionJuly 2023
Commencement of classJuly 2023
Last date to change subjectAugust 2023

For PG course

EventsDates (Tentative)
Available the Application formMay 2023
End to submit the Application formJuly 2023
Fee paymentJune 2023
Application Form fees submit the last dateJuly 2023
Admit CardJuly 2023
Calcutta University PG Exam dateJuly 2023
ResultJuly 2023
Admission procedureAugust 2023

Calcutta University Courses Offered

The following are the courses offered in Calcutta University-

PG diploma programme

  • Media studies: Film and Television, Mass communication, Book publishing, Buddhist studies etc.

Undergraduate (UG) programme

  • B.Ed
  • BA LLB
  • BLIS
  • B.Tech
  • B.Sc
  • BA
  • B.Com
  • B.Lib.I.Sc etc.

Postgraduate (PG) programme

  • MA
  • MLIS
  • M.Sc
  • M.Com
  • LLM
  • M.Ed
  • MBA
  • M.Phil
  • Ph.D, etc.

Calcutta University 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of Calcutta University is as follows-

SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
– Marketing – Financial – Human Resources – Operations Management and Systems AnalysisBachelor’s degree with Honours in Arts, Science, Commerce  or Technology streams
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
Electronics & Communication Information Technology Chemical Engineering Radio Physics & Communication Petrochemicals & Petroleum Refinery Engineering Pharmaceuticals & Fine Chemical Technology Ceramic Engineering Oil Technology Polymer Science Jute and Fibre TechnologyClass 12 pass with a minimum 60% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
CSEBTech / BE in CS / CSE / Computer Science & Technology
ElectricalBased on valid GATE score
ChemicalBTech in Chemical Engineering with or without GATE score
Optics & Optoelectronics             BTech in OO, ECE, IE or equivalent, MSc in Physics / Electronics and valid GATE score is mandatory for non-CU students
Instrumentation and ControlBE / BTech degree in IE or allied subject
BComClass 12 in relevant discipline with a set percentage of marks
BA(General)      Class 12 in relevant discipline
BA LLBClass 12 in relevant discipline
BSc Hons (General)Class 12 in relevant discipline
BSc Hons (Food and Nutrition)Class 12 pass with Chemistry and minimum 50% aggregate
BSc Hons (Human Development)Class 12 pass with Physics / Biology / Chemistry and minimum 50% aggregate
BLIScGraduation from a recognised university
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
Journalism and Mass CommunicationBachelor’s degree with Hons
BengaliBA Hons in Bengali
EnglishBA Hons in English
PsychologyBachelor’s degree in any discipline
Political ScienceBA Hons in Political Science
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
StatisticsBSc Hons in Statistics
MathematicsBSc Hons in Statistics
BiochemistryBSc in Biochemistry / Biological Science / Physics / Chemistry
PhysicsBSc Hons in Physics
ChemistryBSc Hons in Chemistry with minimum 55% aggregate
CourseEligibility Criteria
MComBCom Hons from a recognised university
B.EdBachelor’s degree with minimum 50% aggregate from a recognised university
M.EdB.Ed with minimum 50% aggregate from a recognised university
MLIScBachelor’s in Library Science from a recognised university
LLMLLB or BA LLB degree from a recognised university
PG Diploma
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
Media Studies in Film & TelevisionBachelor’s degree in relevant discipline
Rehabilitation PsychologyBSc in Psychology from a recognised university
PaliBachelor’s degree in relevant discipline
Buddhist Studies            Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
UrduGraduation with 50% aggregate Or Certificate in the relevant subject
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
Agronomy Philosophy Genetics and Plant Breeding Political Science Horticulture Sanskrit Plant Physiology Sociology Seed Science and Technology South & South East Asian Studies Agricultural Chemistry and Soil Science Commerce Ancient Indian History & Culture Education Arabic & Persian Library Science Archaeology Engineering & Technology Bengali Food and Nutrition Comparative Indian Language & Literature Human Development Economics Anthropology English Language & Literature Human Rights French Applied Mathematics Hindi Applied Psychology History Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics Russian Biochemistry Linguistics Biotechnology Museology Botany Urdu Science Pali Electronic Science Zoology Environmental Science Neuroscience Genetics Pure Mathematics Law Commerce Geology Education Geography Library Science Marine Science Engineering & Technology Microbiology Food and Nutrition Physics Human Development Physiology Anthropology Physiology Human Rights Statistics Applied Mathematics Zoologycandidates must have a master’s degree in relevant discipline with a minimum of 55% aggregate
SpecialisationsEligibility Criteria
Bengali Political Science Urdu Hindi Ancient Indian History & Culture Library & Information Science Commerce Arabic Sociology Persian Sanskrit Philosophy Education Economics English Language & Literature South & South East Asian Studies Pali Statistics History Pure Mathematics Women StudiesCandidates must have a master’s degree in relevant discipline with a minimum of 55% aggregate

Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2023 Application Form

You can apply for Calcutta University from the official website online. You can follow these steps to apply for Calcutta University online-

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  • Visit the official website of the University of Calcutta and register yourself by providing an email and password using this link-
  • Open the email account and click on the link to confirm the account
  • Now login to the account, and click on the apply button
  • Fill the form with correct information and click on next
  • Upload the digital photograph and signature along with other documents mentioned below
  • Click Next, now you will be redirected to the payment page, pay the fee with a debit card, credit card, or Net banking

Calcutta University Entrance Test Document Required

  • Latest Scanned photo passport size
  • 10 and 12 certificates scanned
  • Scanned signature of the candidate
  • Graduation degree/ marks sheet
  • Master’s Degree/Marks Sheet
  • Aadhaar card number and a scanned copy
  • Category certificate (if any)

Calcutta University Application Fee

The application fee for Calcutta University is as follows-

CategoryApplication Fee
For certificate and diploma courses
RET entranceRs.100/-

Calcutta University 2023 Admission Process

The admission process in Calcutta University is based on the national level entrance examination or merit-based. The entrance examination that the university uses for evaluation is as follows-

CoursesEntrance examination
BA(General)      Merit-basis
BA LLBUniversity-level entrance
BSc Hons (General)Merit-basis
BSc Hons (Food and Nutrition)Merit-basis
BSc Hons (Human Development)Merit-basis
BLIScAdmission Test
B.EdUniversity-level entrance
M.EdUniversity-level entrance
LLMUniversity-level entrance/ CLAT
PG DiplomaMerit-basis
M.PhilUniversity-level entrance

Calcutta University 2023 Cut-off Marks

The cut-off mark is the minimum mark required for passing the exam. The cut-0ff marks of the Calcutta University 2023 cut-off are not released yet. You have to wait for the result as the result and cut-off are released sequentially.

Calcutta University 2023 Counselling

Counseling is organized by Calcutta University to invite candidates who have scored minimum cut-off marks in the entrance test. This is an offline meetup where you have to visit to block your seat for the course that you want to choose. At the venue, you have to present all the documents that are necessary for admission. After blocking the seat, you will be allotted a time frame to submit your fee which will confirm your seat.

Documents Required for Counselling

The following are the document that you have to carry when visiting the counseling session-

  • Date of Birth Certificate / SSC Certificate
  • Intermediate / 10+2 Certificate
  • Degree/PG (the relevant subject of Pedagogy) Year wise Marks Memos/Consolidated Memo
  • Integrated Caste Certificate if applicable
  • Medical Board Certificate (for PH candidates issued by Competent Authority)
  • Transfer Certificate of the Last Study
  • Migration Certificate
  • Approved Diploma/Degree Pass Certificate
  • Study Certificates (IX to Degree) or Residence Certificate
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