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Fakir Chand College: Courses, Fees, Eligibility, Placement, Scholarship

Last updated on July 9th, 2021 by Ahana Bhaduri

Fakir Chand College, South 24-Parganas initiates Higher Education. It has been accredited with B++ rating in 2016 by NAAC and recognised by NCTE.

FCCS 24-Parganas is a multidisciplinary college. It offers various programmes viz UG Courses, PG Courses, B.Ed, and Certificate Course. B.Ed is one of the sought after courses in the college.

The applicant must score at least 50% marks in Bachelor’s or Master’s degree or an equivalent qualification to take admission in this college.

The College also offers scholarship programs for students to encourage and help them.

Fakir Chand College: Key Points

  • The college has well qualified faculty members with good strength in numbers.
  • The college has achieved great results. It has been accredited by NAAC with B++ ratings in 2016.
  • The college is an affiliate of University of Calcutta.
  • The college provides scholarships for students to encourage and help them.
  • The admission is based on merit list.
  • The college opened a study centre for NSOU from April, 1998 for Bachelor’s Degree Program(BDP) and M.A.
  • The college has opened a study centre for IGNOU since the 2014-15 academic year for BDP and M.A.
  • The college has two certificate courses viz. Spoken English and Music (Ravindra Sangeet) which is open to all students of the college.

Fakir Chand College: Ranking

  • The college has a total ranking of 7.4 out of 10 in collegedunai.com ratings which is not bad.
  • The college has achieved a rating of B++ by NAAC in 2016.
  • The college is ranked 121 in targetadmission.com based on the popularity i.e average rank of admitted students.

Fakir Chand College: Course and Fees

Course Duration and Fee Eligibility Selection basis
B.A. Hons
  • Duration- 3 years
  • Fee- ₹1,152 (1st Year Fees)
10+2 with 50% marks and 45% marks in related subjects. (40% for SC,ST) Merit basis
B.A
  • Duration- 3 years
  • Fee- ₹1,077 (1st Year Fees)
10+2 with 50% marks and 45% in related subjects (40% for SC, ST)
B.Sc Hons
  • Duration- 3 years
  • Fee- ₹2,107 (1st Year Fees)
10+2 with 50% marks with subjects PCBM (40% for SC, ST)
B.Sc
  • Duration- 3 years
  • Fee- ₹2,057 (1st Year Fees)
10+2 with 50% marks with subjects PCBM (40% for SC, ST)
B.Com
  • Duration- 3 years
  • Fee- ₹1,182 (1st Year Fees)
10+2 with 50% marks (40% for SC, ST)
M.A.
  • Duration- 2 years
  • Fee- ₹11,000 (1st Year Fees)
Graduation with 50% marks in the relevant discipline.
M.Sc
  • Duration-2 years
  • Fee- ₹15,600 (1st Year Fees)
Graduation with 50% marks in relevant discipline.
B.Ed
  • Duration- 2 years
  • Fee- ₹23,400 (1st Year Fees)
Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree with 50% marks (45% for SC, ST)

Fakir Chand College: Placements

There is no good placement facility in the college. It can’t guarantee to get good packages offered just after completion of graduation. But if you are looking to join coaching and other courses but at the same time want a bachelor’s or master’s degree it is a good option.

Fakir Chand College: Scholarships

  • The college provides various schemes and scholarship programs for economically backward as well as meritorious students. They include-
  • Students’ AidFund for poor and meritorious students;
  • Free studentship for economically backward students;
  • Stipends and concessions for meritorious students from economically backward families and also
  • for ScheduledCaste and ScheduledTribe students (as per Governmentrules);
  • National scholarships and national loan scholarships (as sanctioned by the Central Government);
  • Scholarships for the wards of school teachers (as sanctioned by the Government of West-Bengal);
  • Scholarships for the wards of dock labourers and ‘Bidi Shramik’ (from the Labour Welfare
  • Board as sanctioned by theDepartment of Labour, Government of West-Bengal).
  • The college also has meritorious awards which are awarded for the students securing highest marks. They are-
  • “Prof. Anjana Roy Choudhury Memorial Scholarships” for both girl and boy students securing highest
  • Marks in Mathematics Honours in B.Sc. Final Examination of the University ofCalcutta.
  • “Dr. Shivaprasad Halder Memorial Scholarship” for the most meritorious student of the College.
  • “Sabitri Devi Smriti Puraskar” for the topper in Bengali Honours Final Examination (Part-III) of the University ofCalcutta.
  • “Prafulla Nalini Devi & Satish Chandra Mukherjee Smriti Puraskar” for the students securing highest marks in B.Com. Final (Hons. & General) Examinations of the University of Calcutta.
  • “Dr. Baijayanti Sanyal Smriti Puraskar” (i) for the student securing highest marks in Part I (Hons.) Examination, (ii) for the student securing highest marks in Part II (Hons.) Examination of the University ofCalcutta.
  • “Late Nripendra Chandra Bhattacharyya Smriti Puraskar” for the highest marks holder in Physics Honours(Part-III).

Fakir Chand College: FAQs

Ques: What are my views on Fakir Chand College?

Last updated on July 9th, 2021

Ans: It is one of the renowned colleges in South 24-Parganas. It has a high rating of 7.4 in the collegedunia website. It does not open study centres for general degree courses but also opens a study centre for IGNOU and NSOU. The students who want to complete their graduation but are looking for open schools, this college is good. I would recommend studying here.

Ques: How is the reservation in Fakir Chand College?

Last updated on July 9th, 2021

Ans: The reservation of seats is done as per the rules and regulations of the Government, the University of Calcutta and the University Grants Commission.

Category Seat Reservation
SC 22%
ST 6%
OBC-A 10%
OBC-B 7%
Physically Challenged 3%
Ques: How do we reach out to Fakir Chand College?

Last updated on July 9th, 2021

Ans: The college is located at South 24-Parganas. The precise location is Ward no:16, College Rd, Diamond Harbour, West Bengal 743331. Or you can reach out to –

Tel. : (03174) 255230 (General Section)

Website : http://fakirchandcollege.org

e-mail: [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] .

Ques: What are the documents which are to be produced at the time of admission to Fakir Chand College?

Last updated on July 9th, 2021

Ans: They are –

  • SC/ST/OBC certificate (reserved categories).
  • Physically handicap certificate (Physically handicap candidates).
  • Marksheet of Higher Secondary examination.
  • Marksheet of High School leaving certificate.
  • Original copy of the income certificate of the guardian as issued by a government office.
  • BPL card (if available).

All the certificates should be original at the time of verification of admission.

Ques: How do we change subjects after admission or what are the criteria for withdrawal or transfer of college?

Last updated on July 9th, 2021

Ans: The students who want to change their subjects can do so during a specific time period as per the rules and regulations of the College which is based strictly on the norms of the University.

Regarding the withdrawal or transfer during an academic session, the students must clear all the fees and charges including the tuition fee upto the current month and also pay the transfer fee. For further details regarding the details contact the college office.


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