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    Bethune College, Kolkata Admission Process

    Bethune College admissions are offered into science and arts courses. The college offers different study programmes at the bachelors and masters level. Bethune College admission is offered based on the merit prepared on the basis of the marks secured by the candidates in the qualifying examination. It must be noted that admission to Bethune College at the UG level is offered only in honours courses. Bethune College admission procedure involves filling the application form online on the official website of the college, preparation of the merit list, document verification, fee payment and seat confirmation. 

    Although the fees of the courses are designed at a low cost, there are scholarships available for the students who excel in their academics. At both levels - UG and PG - one can opt for these subjects: Zoology, Botany, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Bengali, and English. Bethune College admission form has to be filled online on the official college website. The student can apply for 4 honours subjects at a maximum and all four honours subjects are to be applied separately. SC/ST students of West Bengal and physically challenged students have the reserved seats when taking Bethune College admission. 

    Bethune College Admission Process 

    • Apply by filling up the application/form available on the official college website. 

    • Bethune College doesn’t charge any application fees from the applicants. 

    • Check the results on the website or on the college notice. 

    • Admissions take place on the basis of merit where scores of 10+2 are accountable. 

    • Once selected, pay the fees and verify the documents. 

    Bethune College Kolkata UG Admissions 2021 

    Bethune College offers multiple courses for undergraduate in the science and arts streams. For getting admission to Bethune College, one must abide by the eligibility criteria of the college. Once the eligibility criteria are met, the next step will be to fill up the admission form available on the college website. As the admissions happen solely on the basis of merit,  there are no entrance examinations. Once the college has released the merit list and then one has to pay the course fee for which they are selected. A maximum of 4 (Hons.) degree courses can be applied separately by a student. 

    Bethune College UG Courses, Eligibility Criteria and Seats

    Course

    Eligibility

    Seats

    B.A  Honours in Bengali 

    Minimum 55% aggregate in 10+2 with 60% in Bengali and 50% in English 

    38

    B.A Honours in English

    Minimum aggregate 75% with 85% in English

    46

    B.A Honours in History 

    A candidate must have passed with a 50% aggregate in Class 12th having 50% marks in English

    38

    B.A Honours in Philosophy

    XII with minimum 50% marks with 55% in philosophy/psychology and 50% in English  

    38

    B.A Honours in Political Science 

    Minimum 50% is required in 10+2 with a 50% score in English 

    38

    B.A/B.Sc Honours in Psychology 

    Have scored at least 60% marks in 12th with 60% in English 

    20

    B.A Honours in Sanskrit

    Socred minimum 50% in XII with 50% in English and 55% in Bengali 

    40

    B.A Honours in Hindi 

    Required 50% in 10+2 with 50% in Hindi and 45% in English 

    20

    B.Sc Honours in Botany 

    Minimum 60% aggregate in 12th with 65% in botany/biology, 55% in chemistry and 50% in English. 

    36

    B.Sc Honours in Chemistry

    The candidate must have acquired 60% inXII with 65% in chemistry, 60% in maths, and 50% in physics and English. 

    38

    B.Sc Honours in Computer science 

    Have scored at least 60% in 10+2 with 60% in physics, computer science, statistics and mathematics. 

    23

    B.Sc Honours in Economics 

    Required minimum of 60% in 12th with 65% in mathematics and 50% in English. 

    36

    B.Sc Honours in Mathematics 

    One must possess 60% marks in XII with 65% in mathematics and 50% in English. 

    36

    B.Sc Honours in Physics 

    60% marks required in 10+2 with 65% in physics, 60% in mathematics and 50% in English. 

    36

    B.Sc Honours in Zoology 

    Minimum 60% required in 12th with 65% in zoology/biology with 55% in chemistry and 50% in English. 

    36

    M.A in Bengali 

    A candidate who has passed Bachelor degree of 3 years duration (B.A. or equivalent with Bengali as a subject) under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognized university

    23

    M.A in English 

    A candidate who has passed Bachelor degree of 3 years duration (B.A. or equivalent) under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognized university

    16

    M.Sc in Applied Psychology 

    A candidate who has passed Bachelor degree of 3 years duration (B.Sc or equivalent with psychology as a subject) under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognized university

    10

    M.Sc in Botany 

    A candidate who has passed Bachelor degree of 3 years duration (B.Sc or equivalent with botany as a subject) under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognized university

    21

    M.Sc in Mathematics 

    A candidate who has passed Bachelor degree of 3 years duration (B.Sc or equivalent with Mathematics as a subject) under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognized university

    16

    M.Sc in Zoology 

    A candidate who has passed Bachelor degree of 3 years duration (B.A. or equivalent with zoology as a subject) under 10+2+3 pattern from any recognized university

    21

    Bethune College PG Admission process 

    • Firstly, a student has to apply for admission by filling up the application form available on the college website. 

    • The college does not ask for any application fees. 

    • The admission process is carried out on the basis of merit. 

    • Then the college will release the merit list. 

    • You can check that list on the college website or on the college notice board. 

    • If you find your name on the merit list, then the last step would be to pay the course fees. 

    Documents to be submitted at the time of admission

    • Secondary education admit card for age proof

    • Marksheet of B.Sc of all semesters for admissions to P.G programme and 10+2 mark sheet for UG programme. 

    • Counterfoil of the bank challan.

    • SC/ST/Physically handicapped certificate if applicable. 

    • 1 Passport size photograph. 

    Bethune College, Kolkata Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

    1: What is the admission process for PG courses?

    Bethune College admission to the PG course is offered when one has applied online on the college website and have excelled in their relevant bachelor degree programme. The admission is granted on the basis of merit.

    2: What is the admission process for Bethune College UG courses?

    Bethune College admission process starts after the 10+2 results have been declared by the West Bengal council. Then the college releases the merit list on their website by which a student will grant admission according to the marks, seats and reservation. 

    3: What percentage of seats are reserved for physically challenged students?

    3% of the total number of seats in each honours subject is reserved for students with disabilities.

    Student Reviews for Bethune College, Kolkata

    College Infrastructure: 4.2/5
    Academics: 4.5/5
    Placements: 3.6/5
    Value for Money: 4.7/5
    Campus Life: 4.5/5

    Experience at Bethune College.

    Academics

    I studied Chemistry Hons. as it's my favourite subject. The quality of teaching is beyond outstanding. The curriculum of Calcutta University is well updated and it definitely makes us job ready. Experience at Bethune will always be special.

    Good and fun.

    Verified Review

    Academics

    This is the first girls college in kolkata and also very prestigious. The quality of teaching is very much appreciated. Our faculties are very much knowledgeable and also helpful. Our queries were solved by them everytime.

    I enjoy the campus life.

    Verified Review

    Academics

    I am studying English because I love literature... Teachers teaches us very well... They care about our students. The study makes my future litarely... because English is available everywhere. It's helpful.

    Have a question related to Bethune College, Kolkata ?

    how is the Girl's hostel facility??

    Hi,

    Can you please help us with the name of the institution for which you are concerned regarding the hostel details ? Without this information, we cannot deliver you the exact information. You can tell the name in the comment section or ask a separate question.

    can I get seat for Ma psychology but I didn't had psychology in my bachelor's?

    Hello Aspirant,

    Psychology is a vital field now because of the increasing focus on mental health and wellbeing. If you want to take up psychology as a career, check out how you can study it, various specializations, and the job opportunities and scope in this field.

    Let me take LPU as an example to explain the eligibility criteria and the curriculum that will help you in understanding.

    The eligibility criteria is Pass with 50% aggregate marks in Bachelor’s Degree (any discipline) or equivalent.

    (5% relaxation to North East states and Sikkim candidates/ Defence Personnel and their Dependents/ Wards of Kashmiri Migrants)
    (10% relaxation to outstanding Sports Persons (i.e. A/A+ category as per Sports Scholarship), Subject to verification from Selection committee* of the University).

    This course seeks to provide understanding and the answers to the complexity of human behavior with broad focus on psychological testing, Psychopathology, Health Psychology, Positive Psychology and Organizational Behavior etc.

    MA Psychology programme seeks to provide understanding and the answers to the complexity of human behavior with broad focus on psychological testing, Psychopathology, Health Psychology, Positive Psychology and Organizational Behavior etc.

    The programme outcomes include Behavior understanding,Advanced knowledge,Research,Critical thinking,Ethical considerations,Counselling skills,Case presentation and Psychological assessment.

    The important highlights of this course includes:-

    1. Case/study/ dissertation/ experimentation-based lectures, assignments and projects are included to sharpen analytical skills in all PG Programmes.
    2. Use of audio/video lectures
    3. Development of Psychometric Tests and Psychological Assessmen t
    4. Social Impact assessment
    5. Disaster Relief Management
    6. Emphasis on Research
    7. Field/Educational Visit
    8. Research Paper Writing and Publication
    9. Emphasis on Personality Development and life skills

    Some of the companies in this area include Institute of Social and Economic change · Institute of Population Sciences · Institute of Economic Growth · Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research · Guru Arjan Dev Institute of Development studies · Help Age India · Goonj - A voice, an effort · Give India-The power to change live s · Cry -child rights and you etc.

    I hope this information helps.

    Thanks

    Colleges for non-psychology students

    On the other hand, you have many options and have a long list of colleges for your MA/M.Sc Psychology course if you have completed your bachelor’s with Psychology. We have also uploaded the list of colleges for the course MA or M.Sc Psychology in all over India. Click on the following link for the list.

    List of Colleges in India Providing M.A./M.Sc. Psychology to Non-Psychology Background Students:

    College Course Seats Eligibility
    Delhi University (South Campus) M.A. Applied Psychology 31 Graduation with 60 % Marks
    Delhi University (North Campus) M.A. Psychology 108 Graduation with 60 % Marks
    Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) M.A. Applied Psychology 42 Graduation with 55 % Marks
    Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD) M.A. Psychology Psychological/Clinical Studies 42 Graduation with 45 % Marks
    Central University, Haryana M.A. psychology 40 Graduation with 50 % Marks
    Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) M.A. Clinical &y Behavioural Psychology 40 Graduation with 55 % Marks
    Central University, Tamil Nadu M.Sc. Applied Psychology 20 Graduation with 55 % Marks
    Central University, Punjab M.A. Psychology 25 Graduation with 55 % Marks
    Central University, Karnataka M.Sc. Psychology 30 Graduation with 50 % Marks
    National Forensic Science University (NFSU) M.Sc. Clinical Psychology 40+10 Graduation with Science Stream
    Crist University M.Sc. Clinical, Counselling and HR Psychology NA Graduation with 50 %
    Central University, South Bihar M.A. / M.Sc. Psychology 35 Graduation with 50 % Marks
    Amity University M.A. / M.Sc. Psychology with Many Specifications NA Graduation
    Banasthali University M.A. Psychology NA Graduation
    Pondicherry University M.Sc. Applied Psychology 59 Graduation with 50 %
    University of Allahabad M.A. /M.Sc. Psychology 120 Graduation with 60% Marks

    how to take admission in Maulana azad college and Bethune college kolkata in field of msc zoology. i am from bihar. is admission process going on? do they provide hostel facility?

    hello,

    for Maulana Azad College :- PG admission is not started yet. In the admission page, they have informed candidates to check out calcutta university page daily for PG admission. you have to check it regularly for updates and apply as soon as form is released before the last date. for more details, please visit the link :- https://maulanaazadcollegekolkata.ac.in/pg-general-information.php#

    Yes MAC, provides both boys and girls hostel facility.

    bethune college :- dates will be declared. That is all information written in the admission section for PG course. you can check it out from the link :- http://www.bethunecollege.ac.in/admission/BethuneCollege-Admissions.htm

    Hope it helps!

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