Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata

  • Name of the Institution : Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata
  • Type of Institution : Arts, Commerce and Science
  • Location : Beniapukur, Kolkata opposite Park Circus Maidan
  • Ownership
  • Affiliation : University of Calcutta
  • Courses offered : Undergraduate, Post graduate and Phd.
  • Admission Procedure : The forms for undergraduate courses are available online. These can be downloaded, filled and produced with the attested copies of mark sheet, admit card of 10 + 2 exam and other documents.
  • Departments : Philosophy, Bengali, Statistics, Urdu, Sanskrit, Hindi, Chemistry, Economics, Sociology, Physics, Persian, English, Political Science, Microbiology, Geography, Zoology, Botany, History, Mathematics
  • Year of Establishment : 1939
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  • Facts and Figures : The college got an “A” accreditation from National Assessment and Accreditation Council(NAAC) in the year 2006
  • Eligibility Criteria : The admission is based on the admission tests along with the marks obtained in the Secondary Examination.

When it comes to women’s education in the country, Lady Brabourne College is a big name. It came up as an initiative from the Government of Bengal in the year 1939. The college got its name after Lady Brabourne who was the wife of the then Governor of Bengal. With an efficient and highly qualified staff the institute has managed to bag great marks through the students. Facilities at Lady Brabourne include a well equipped Library, College Canteen and well furnished Hostel. Financial assistance is provided once in a year to the right applicant through the Student’s Welfare Committee in the institute.