• Bethune College
 
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  • year of establishment
    1879
  • university
    University of Calcutta
  • accreditation
    NAAC
  • category
    Arts and science Colleges
 
ABOUT THE COLLEGE

In 1856, the Government took charge of the Hindu Female School, later renamed as Bethune School. The Managing Committee of the school was then formed and Pandit Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar, the celebrated social reformer responsible for the eradication of the custom of Sati and a relentless supporter of women's emancipation was made the Secretary. In August 1878, Bethune School was amalgamated…


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Email Address
bethunecollege@vsnl.net

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91 33 2257-1712


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181, Bidhan Sarani,
Kolkata,
West Bengal 700 006

 
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COURSE NAME DURATION TOTAL FEES ELIGIBILITY
B.A(Hons) - Bengali 3 Years LOGIN TO VIEW View Eligibility
B.A(Hons) - English 3 Years LOGIN TO VIEW View Eligibility
B.A(Hons) - History 3 Years LOGIN TO VIEW View Eligibility
B.A(Hons) - Philosophy 3 Years LOGIN TO VIEW View Eligibility
B.A(Hons) - Political Science 3 Years LOGIN TO VIEW View Eligibility
 
 
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  FAMOUS ALUMINI WHO HAD BEEN HERE
 
Shobha Sen
SHOBHA SEN

Shobha Sen (also known as Sova Sen) is a Bengali theatre and film actress. She was wife of Utpal Dutt and the couple had one daughter, Dr. Bishnupriya Dutt,who is a professor of theatre history in the School of Arts and Aesthetics at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. She had four grandchildren. After graduating from Bethune College, she joined Gananatya Sangstha and acted in the lead female role of ‘Nabanna’. She joined the Little Theatre Group in 1953-54 which later became Peoples’ Theatre Group.

Leela Roy
LEELA ROY

Leela Roy née Nag (2 October 1900 – 11 June 1970), was a radical leftist Indian politician and reformer, and a close associate of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. She was born into an upper middle class Bengali Hindu Kayastha family in Sylhet in Bengal (now in Bangladesh and educated at the Bethune College in Calcutta, graduating with a gold medal in English. She fought with university authorities and became the first woman to be admitted to the University of Dhaka and earned her M.A. degree. Co-education was not permitted in Dhaka University. The then Vice Chancellor Philip Hartog gave a special permission for her admission.

 
 
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Srotoswini Singha

Forever the best....my college!Just love it!Bethunians rock!!!

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Great college

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Nice college

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overall good and nice bethune college

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