Calcutta Boys School, Kolkata

Calcutta Boys School, Kolkata is well known for its high standard of education and qualified teaching faculty. Along with global standards of education the institute also provides the students with physical, intellectual, and moral education. The institute strictly discourages private tuitions to any student.

Name of the School Calcutta Boys School, Kolkata
Board affiliated to Affiliated to CISCE, New Delhi (ICSE for class X and ISC for class XII)
Location/Contact Details Calcutta Boys’ School

72, S.N. Banerjee Road,

Kolkata – 700014

Tel: 2265-1531, 2265-0385, Fax: 2265-6283

E-mail :

  • Private
  • Boys’ only
  • Nursery to class XII (Science and Commerce)
Medium of Instruction English
Admission Procedure Admission to nursery starts in the month of September. Candidates need to be between 4 years and 5 years of age for admission to this section, on 1st April in the year of admission.

For admission to classes KG to IX, admission is generally made in the month of April, subject to availability of seats. Only boys previously studied in English medium schools are eligible for admission.

Students coming from other cities (transfer cases) are not eligible for admission, unless they are from an English medium background.

At the time of interview or test, students need to produce the documents as follows:

  • Original birth certificate from the Kolkata Municipal Corporation or equivalent
  • Salary Certificates or Form 16 of parents
  • Baptism Certificate attested by the Pastor-in-charge (for Christian students)
  • Original Discharge Certificate from the hospital/nursing home where the child was born
  • Photocopy of ICSE/ISC certificate (for children of former alumni)
  • ‘Immunization Certificate’ (in original) of the student
  • Fitness Certificate (in original), issued by a registered medical practitioner (for admission to classes II to XI)
Extracurricular Activities The boys of the school are distributed into the following four houses:

  • Laidlaw House (green)
  • Thoburn House (red)
  • Henderson House (blue)
  • Warne House (yellow)

Other co curricular activities of the students are as follows:

  • Music
  • Art
  • Craft
  • Quiz
  • Debate
  • Sports
Scholarships and Awards Some of the awards offered by the institute are as follows:

  • Sir Robert Laidlaw Award
  • Bishop Thoburn Award
  • Laidlaw Scholarship
  • Samarpan Basu Memorial Award
  • The Koushik Ghosh Memorial Scholarship
  • Goutam Mitra Memorial Shield Award
  • Archisman Ghosh Award
  • Prof. Anjali Chatterjee Scholarship

Some of the awards and scholarships won by the students of CBS are as follows:

  • Kishore Vigyanik Protsahan Yojna Fellowship 2010, awarded by the the Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India and the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
  • SHE (Scholarship for Higher Education), awarded by the Council for the ISC Examinations, under INSPIRE (under Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research)
Fee Structure Monthly Regular Fee:

  • Nursery & K.G.: INR 1800
  • Classes 1 to 8: INR 1900
  • Classes 9 to 10 (with computer): INR 2000
  • Classes 9 to 10 (without computer): INR 1900
  • Classes 11 & 12 Science (with Biology): INR 1950
  • Classes 11 & 12 Science (with Computer): INR 2000
  • Classes 11 & 12 Science (with Economics): INR 1900
  • Classes 11 & 12 (Commerce): INR 1800

Other Fee:

  • Curricular Fee: INR 250 per month
  • Development Fee: INR 100 per month
  • XI & XII: (per subject) INR 50 per month
  • Science Fee (IX & X): INR 100 per month
  • Optional for other classes INR 100 per month
  • Computer Fee (Compulsory for classes I to VIII): INR 100 per month
  • Session Fee: INR 1200 per session
  • Registration Fee (non-refundable) [For all new students & class XI students]: INR 2000
  • Development Fund (non-refundable) for all new admissions: INR 12000
  • Admission Fee (non-refundable) for all new admissions: INR 12000
  • Re-admission Fee (non-refundable) [Students who are defaulters and subject to Instruction-6]: INR 2000
  • Re-admission Fee (non-refundable) Class XI selected CBS students: INR 3000
  • School Magazine (in April): INR 250
  • Attendant Card (for classes Nursery to II in April): INR 20 per month
  • Fee Book & Diary (in April): INR 120
  • Calendar (for classes Nursery to XII in April): INR 50 per month
  • Identity Card (for classes Nursery to XII in April): INR 50
Infrastructure Facilities Some of the infrastructure facilities offered by the institute are as follows:

  • Chapel
  • Conference Room
  • Junior Computer Room
  • Senior Computer Room
  • Library
  • Physics Lab
  • Chemistry Lab
  • Biology Lab
  • Music Room
  • Sports and Games facilities
Established in the Year Founded in 1877 and shifted to the present location in 1893.

The Subjects taught in the junior and senior sections of the institute are as follows:

  • English-Language
  • English- Literature
  • Bengali
  • Hindi-Language
  • Hindi-Literature
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Geography
  • History/Civics
  • Computer Science
  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • Accounts
  • General Knowledge
  • Music
  • Art/ Craft

The Subjects taught in the senior secondary section of the institute are as follows:


  • English (Compulsory)
  • Hindi/Bengali (Optional)
  • SUPW (Compulsory)
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Pure Mathematics
  • Biology/Computer Science


  • English (Compulsory)
  • Hindi/Bengali (Optional)
  • SUPW (Compulsory)
  • Accounts
  • Commerce
  • Pure Mathematics
  • Economics/Computer Science

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