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Loreto College Admission 2021: UG, PG, Eligibility, Selection Criteria, Application Process

Last updated on June 30th, 2021 by Sounak Banerjee

Loreto College, Kolkata is the most prestigious college in Kolkata established in 1912. It has backed 75th position in NIRF ranking. It offers education in different domains at undergraduate and postgraduate level. Besides this, it also offers BEd in English.

  • Candidates who are willing to take admission in UG courses have to secure plausible marks in the qualifying examination.
  • An entrance exam is held for the students who want to pursue B.Ed which is conducted by the college itself.
  • Admission to PG courses is based on marks obtained in the entrance examination and marks obtained in their bachelor’s degree.

For admission, candidates have to visit the official website and have to register online for the same. Application fee can be paid online through UPI, PayPal, PhonePe etc.

Loreto College Important Dates 2021

Event Date
Last date of form filling To be notified
Entrance exam date To be notified
Availability of Admit card To be notified
Result declaration To be notified
Display of merit/ cut off list To be notified
1st date of counselling To be notified
Commencement of new session To be notified

Loreto College UG Admissions Criteria 2021

Loreto College offers BA, BA (Hons), BSc and BSc (Hons) at the undergraduate level in different specialisations

Course Specialisation
BA English, History, Education
BA (Hons) English, History, Political Science, Psychology
BSc Geography, Economics, Mathematics, Political Science
BSc (Hons) Geography, Economics, Mathematics, Political Science

Eligibility Criteria:

  • For BA (Hons) and BSc (Hons) candidates have to secure a minimum of 60% marks in 10 + 2 board examination from any recognised board in equivalent stream or subject.
  • For general BA and BSc, applicants have to score at least 50% in their 10+2 board examination from any recognised board in equivalent subject or stream.

Selection Criteria:

Selection in an undergraduate course is merit-based i.e marks obtained in their respective qualifying examination.

Loreto College PG Admissions Criteria 2021

Loreto College, Kolkata offers only one course at the postgraduate level which is a 2 years program. It offers a Master of Arts in English

Eligibility criteria:

Candidates are required to score 50% marks in their Bachelor’s degree in English.

Selection process:

  • Merit-based admission is done for this course.
  • Selection is through marks obtained in the entrance examination conducted by Loreto College, Kolkata.

Loreto College BEd Admissions Criteria 2021

Loreto College, Kolkata also offers a BEd, a 2 years degree program which is basically a mandatory degree of some specific competitive exams in the Teaching domain. College offers this program in three subjects in which English is a compulsory one.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates have to score plausible marks in their 10+2 board examination from any recognised board.
  • Candidates who have a BA or MA degree are eligible to apply for B.Ed in this college.

Selection Criteria:

  • Merit-based admission is there in this college for B.Ed
  • After qualifying in the merit list it is followed by a Written Test.
  • Being selected in that candidates have to appear for Interface Meeting
  • And afterwards, a Personal Interview is held for the rest of the process.

Loreto College Application Process 2021

For admission to Loreto College, Kolkata candidates have to visit the official website and have to register online for the same. Application fee can be paid online through UPI, PayPal, PhonePe etc.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the Apply tab.
  • Fill the form with all the information and academic details required for the admission procedure.
  • A password size scanned photo is needed to be uploaded in the form of docs.
  • Submit the duly filled application form.
  • Pay the application fee of INR 300/- through UPI/Debit/Credit Card/ PhonePe /SBI Challan/ Net Banking etc.

Documents required:

  • 10+2 marksheet along with the passing certificate.
  • Migration and Character Certificate.
  • Caste Certificate, if required.
  • UG Degree Marks Sheet (for B.Ed & M.A English).
  • Income certificate for Tuition Fee Waiver (TFW), quota candidates & SC candidates.
  • Recent four passport size photographs.

Loreto College Admission FAQs

Ques: Where can I send the application to Loreto College?

Last updated on June 30th, 2021

Ans: Candidates can send their offline applications to the following address: 7 Sir William Jones Sarani (formerly, Sir William Jones Sarani, Kolkata, West Bengal 700071.

Ques: How many seats are offered for MA in Loreto College?

Last updated on June 30th, 2021

Ans: There are a total of 25 seats for this course, in which 60% of the total seats are reserved for students of Calcutta University (CU), and the rest 40% of seats are for –

  • Non CU students and immediately preceding year students.
  • Immediately preceding year students of CU.
Ques: Can I apply to Loreto College offline?

Last updated on June 30th, 2021

Ans: Yes, a candidate can directly approach the college campus and proceed with the admission process in person. However, he/ she will have to firstly register online on their official website for further process.

Ques: Is there an age limit for the BEd program at Loreto College?

Last updated on June 30th, 2021

Ans: The upper limit for a candidate to apply for this course is 40 years.

Ques: Where can I contact Loreto College for admissions queries?

Last updated on June 30th, 2021

Ans: Candidates can contact Loreto College at 033-40055712. They can also email them at [email protected]


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