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Behala College, Kolkata: Courses, Fees, Eligibility, Selection, Placements, Scholarships

Last updated on July 16th, 2021 by Ahana Bhaduri

Behala College, Kolkata is a Government Aided college affiliated with the University of Calcutta. NAAC has re-accredited the college with an ‘A’ grade and it is recognized by UGC. Now, the college provides General and Honors programs in various Science and Humanities courses at the UG & PG level.

The college takes admission on a Merit basis of the last qualifying exam for the UG course and PG course admission based on merit basis and entrance exam basis.

Candidates must score 50% on the last qualifying exam for admission. Scholarships are available for reserve category candidates

Behala College: Quick Facts

  • For admission in a respective stream in Behala College candidate must qualify the following stream.
  • For PG courses candidates need to appear for the common entrance exam conducted by Calcutta University.
  • Behala College also provides distance learning under Netaji Subhas Open University (NSOU) and Rabindra Bharati University (RBU).

Behala College: Courses and Fees

The course offered with the specialization and eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

Course Name Eligibility and Selection Criteria Fees (INR)
B.A. Courses
  • Eligibility: A minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination
  • Selection Criteria: Merit Based
6,725
BSc Courses
  • Eligibility: A minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination
  • Selection Criteria: Merit Based
10,375
M.A.
  • Eligibility: minimum passing marks in UG in the respective field, at least 55%, work experience is also preferred
  • Selection Criteria: Merit-Based and Personal Interview
10,000
M.Sc
  • Eligibility: minimum passing marks in UG in the respective field, at least 55%, work experience is also preferred
  • Selection Criteria: Merit-Based and Personal Interview
10,000

Behala College, Kolkata: Placements

The official placement and training cell in Behala College offers placements to the students in every category.

  • Highest Package: 6 Lakhs Per Annum
  • Average Package: 4 Lakhs Per Annum
  • Placement rate: .70%

Some of the top recruiters are TCS, ICICI Prudential, Wipro, Bandhan Bank, JIO, Reliance, etc.

Behala College, Kolkata: Scholarship

There are different types of scholarships provided to the students of Behala College.

Government Scholarships-

  • Every year about 70 percent of students belonging to the SC/ ST/ OBC category receive backward class scholarships.
  • 44 percent of students belonging to the Minority category receive minority class scholarships.

Financial support by the college –

  • Tuition fee concessions are available for students with marks above 85% in Higher Secondary examination.
  • a 50% fee concession is offered to the economically challenged students, attending regular classes and having good results.
  • Full fee concession is available for the students with 100% attendance in class.
  • Financial support for the students with outstanding performance in sports.

Behala College: FAQs

Ques. When can I apply for admission to Behala College?

Last updated on July 16th, 2021

Ans. Behala College provides an application form after releasing the Higher Secondary result from all recognized boards. Admission in PG courses of Behala College is the circular released by Calcutta University.

Ques. Is Behala College providing a Ph.D./ M.Phil course?

Last updated on July 16th, 2021

Ans. No, Behala College does not provide Ph.D./ M.Phil courses. But, the college will open opportunities for these courses in the future. They are planning for the courses now.

Ques. What are the free courses offered by Behala College?

Last updated on July 16th, 2021

Ans. Behala College offers free courses to the students in the following categories:

  • Communicative English
  • Social activities
  • Photography
  • Yoga
  • Self-defense for girls in ‘Sukanya’ mission in collaboration with Calcutta Police.
Ques. What are the supports provided to the students for better placements?

Last updated on July 16th, 2021

Ans. Behala college provides support for preparation for the competitive examinations and the job market. They launched UGC Sanctioned free Coaching for BCS, SSC, Bank, Railway, Primary Teachers Examination, Staff Selection, PSC Clerkship, and Miscellaneous Service Examination. Minor category students like SC / ST / OBC and Economically challenged general category students are provided financial support from college funds.


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