St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata Courses & Admission Procedure 2014-2015
St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata is among the few premier colleges of India which had been there from last 150 years. It is known for its age old tradition and rich history. Known throughout the world for its Jesuit Higher Educational value, this 150 years old institution has aimed at forming men and women for others with bidding values of humanity and spiritualism. The growth of this institution can be understood from the fact that it has grown from 83 students in 1860 to 6000 plus students in the present year.
St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata functions in three different shifts making it easier for students to take up shift of their choice. They can opt for morning, day or evening shift and can pursue degree of their choice, be it UG and PG courses in Humanities, Science, Education, Commerce and Business Administration. The commerce department is generally known as the most illustrious department in the college and has has been ranked as the Best Commerce College in India. St. Xavier’s has made outstanding alumni in the fields of business, politics, literature, cinema and education.Many billionaires like Mittal and Vijay Mallya are former students of this insituition.
Apart from various degrees, St. Xavier’s College also offers various career oriented diploma courses and certificates to students from India and abroad. The Xavierians are guided by the motto of unconquerable hope which bids high spirit in every student of this premier institution.
St. Xavier’s College has immensely contributed towards the society not only with its educational sphere, but also taking active part in environmental issues, youth welfare, women’s welfare and poverty reduction.
St Xavier’s is the only college which has been offered autonomy and has been affiliated with Calcutta University and identified as centre with has extreme Potential for Excellence by University Grants Commission.
Courses offered by the College are:
B.Com (Honours in Accounting and Finance)
B.Com in E-Commerce, Honours Course
B.A Sociology, Honours Course
B.A Political Science, Honours Course
B.A (Honours in English)
B.Com (Honours in Marketing)
B.Sc (Hons) Statistics
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
M.Sc in Biotechnology
MSc (Computer Science course)
For details visit website www.sxccal.edu