Maulana Azad College Kolkata

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Maulana Azad College Kolkata

Maulana Azad College, Kolkata was established in 1926, when Islamia College was founded by Lord Lytton, then the Governor of Bengal. The object of the college was to promote Islamic learning and general education among the Muslim subjects of British India. Immediately after independence, the college was renamed Central Calcutta College and its doors were opened to all students irrespective of caste, creed and religion.

In 1960, the college was renamed Maulana Azad College in memory of the great national leader and eminent scholar, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. From its initiation the college became an affiliate of the University of Calcutta. In 1996 – 97 the college was declared a co – educational institution and from then girls forms a significant proportion of their students. The college experienced great pride in celebrating its Platinum Jubilee in 2001.

Campus

The college is located at the heart of Kolkata, a short distance from Esplanade, Sealdah, Park Street and College Street. Accessible by both road and metro rail, the college is an attractive choice for students not only from Kolkata but also to students of other districts, states and countries.

Why Choose Maulana Azad College

1. The college is dedicated in helping students develop analytical and communication skills, creative abilities, and a sense of civic responsibility needed in an increasingly complex society.

2. It strives to provide them with a rigorous grounding in their chosen field, an awareness of the interconnectedness of disciplines, and an exposure to the discovery of new knowledge.

3. The college seeks to create an intellectual environment that enhances individual growth and supports scholarly activities and creative endeavors that augment human knowledge and understanding.

Facilities

  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Language Lab
  • Hostel
  • Gymnasium
  • Canteen
  • Sports
  • Placement Cell

Faculties

  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Commerce
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Language

Courses offered by Maulana Azad College, Kolkata

1. Bachelor of Arts

  • Category : General
  • Degree : BA
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

BA General Stands for General Bachelor of Arts degree. Typically, a BA  is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate ( 10, +2 ) in any discipline. Subjects usually studied under this degree are English, Economics, History, Sociology, Home Science, Political Science, Geography, Languages, Mathematics, Psychology etc.

Duration

  • 3 Years

Basic Eligibility

  • XII

2. Bachelor of Commerce in Accountancy Honours

  • Category : Accounting and Finance
  • Degree : BCom
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

BCom ( Accounting and Finance ) Stands for Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance. Typically, a BCom is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate( 10, +2 ) with maths, economics and accounts as subjects. Accounting is essentially the communication process through which financial information is passed to its users such as shareholders. Finance is essentially the science of managing funds. Subjects typically studied under this degree are financial management, financial accounting, business management, costing and statistics.

Duration

  • 3 Years

Basic Eligibility

  • XII

3. Bachelor of Science

  • Category : General
  • Degree : BSc
  • Mode :Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

BSc General  Stands for Bachelor of Science. Typically, a BSc is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate ( 10, +2 ) in science. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology, Statistics, Microbiology, Computer Science, Biotechnology etc.

Duration

  • 3 Years

Basic Eligibility

  • 10, +2

4. Master of Science in Zoology

  • Category : Zoology
  • Degree : MSc
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

MSc Zoology Stands for Master of Science in Zoology. An MSc is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in the stream of science. Zoology is the branch of Biology that scientifically studies the structure, function, behavior, and evolution of animals. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Structure & Functions of Invertebrates, Quantitative Biology, Bioinformatics, Molecular Cell Biology, Genetics, Animal Physiology, Biomolecules, Structural Biology, Environmental Physiology, Biosystematics, Taxonomy and Evolution, Genes and Differentiation, Animal Behaviour, Endocrinology etc.

Duration

  • 2 Years

Basic Eligibility

  • BSc

Contact Maulana Azad College, Kolkata

Name : Maulana Azad College, Kolkata,
Location : 8, Dharmatala, RA Kidwai Road, Kolkata, West Bengal, India,
Contact No. :
033 – 22493737,
Email :
maulanaazadcollegekolkata@gmail.com,
Website : www.maulanaazadcollege.in.

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