Bethune College Admission 2017 – UG and PG Course Admission Guide

Preeti Gupta updated on : 05 Jun 2017
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Bethune College admissions 2017 are open both online and offline for UG and PG courses in various disciplines. Know more about admission at Bethune College to make the process easier.

Bethune College Admission

Bethune College Admission 2017 – the first ever women’s college in Asia is now accepting online/offline applications for various courses. Established in 1849 with the name Hindu Female School, which was later changed to Bethune School, the institution was started with John Elliot Drinkwater Bethune's vision of producing 'better wives and better mothers in their homes'. By giving admissions in Bethune College Kolkata and producing generations of triumphant, empowered women, the college is doing exactly the same. Other than many awards and accolades to its belt, the college received 'A' Grade in 2006 and 2015 from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), besides enjoying the status of ‘College with Potential for Excellence’ by the UGC.

Bethune College Admissions 2017 - Points To Remembers

Bethune College admissions 2017 have commenced for 17 undergraduate, whereas it is expected to be open for 7 postgraduate courses anytime soon. Before applying for admission in Bethune College Kolkata, you should consider some important points mentioned hereunder.

  • Bethune College offers a total of nine subjects of honours courses.
  • It is mandatory to take two general subjects with honours subjects.
  • There is no choice of general courses at Bethune College Kolkata.
  • To get admission at Bethune College, students can fill and submit application forms by visiting the college website.
  • The application process for Bethune College admission 2017 will start from May 30 and end on June 8, 2017.
  • SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B candidates only from West Bengal can apply for admission at Bethune College under reservation quota, which is 22% and 6% for SC and ST candidates respectively.

Bethune College Admission 2017 Schedule

Candidates who are interested in taking admission in any of the courses in Bethune College, here are some important dates that they need to keep in mind.

Bethune College Admission 2017 Important Dates

Schedule

Date

Online Application Submission

30 May 2017 to 8 June 2017

Application fee payment at bank

30 May 2017 to 9 June 2017

Online Payment of Application Fee (Net banking/debit card/credit card)

30 May 2017 to 9 June 2017 (Till 9.00 pm)

Admission test date for Bengali Honours

10 June 2017 (11.30 am to 12.30 pm)

Admission test date for English Honours

10 June 2017 (02.30 pm to 03.30 pm)

Provisional Merit List Publication

16 Jun 17

Tentative Admission Dates

21 June 2017 to 23 June 2017

Bethune College Admission 2017 for UG Courses

Bethune College Kolkata offers Bachelor courses in Arts and Science stream. The total number of seats at Bethune College Admission 2017 open for BA Honours courses are 269, while for B.Sc. the college has 275 seats for all nine subjects. 

Bethune College Admission 2017: Bachelor’s Courses & Seats

Serial No.

Specialization in BA (H)

No. of Seats

Specialization in B.Sc. (H)

No. of Seats

1

Bengali

36

Botany

36

2

English

46

Chemistry

38

3

History

36

Computer Science

23

4

Philosophy

36

Economics

36

5

Political Science

36

Mathematics

36

6

Sanskrit

40

Physics

36

7

Hindi

20

Zoology

36

8

Psychology

19

Statistics

15

9

 

 

Psychology

19

Bethune College Admission 2017 – Fees To Be Deposited For UG Courses

Bethune College has a different fee structure for varied courses and subjects. Here are the fee details for BA and B.Sc. Honours courses at Bethune College Kolkata.

Bethune College Admission 2017 – UG Course Fee Structure

Course

Amount

Amount for Additional Subject

BA (Honours)

Rs. 1181

Rs. 1196 (To choose Psychology as a General Subject)

B.Sc. (Honours)

Rs. 1356 (Economics)

Rs. 1371 (Physics, Chemistry, Botany,

Zoology, Psychology (BA/B.Sc.), Mathematics, Computer Science & Statistics)

Bethune College UG Admission 2017 – Key Points to Remember

  • Every student is eligible to apply for a maximum of three honours subjects under Bethune college Admission 2017.
  • Candidates need to score minimum passing marks in 10+2 from WBCHSE or its equivalent Examination from a recognized board.
  • Admission criteria at Bethune College are strictly Merit based, which is calculated by the index marks for all subjects.
  • An admission test of 50 marks is conducted for Bengali Honours and English Honours courses. The duration for the exam is 1 hour.

Bethune College Admission 2017 for PG Courses

Students seeking admission at Bethune College Kolkata in PG courses get a choice of MA and M.Sc. courses in various subjects. The college provides MA degree in English and Bengali Specialization while in M.Sc. it offers a degree in Mathematics, Botany and Zoology. Apart from this, Bethune College admissions 2017 are also open for MA/M.Sc. in Applied Psychology.

Bethune College 2017 Admission process for PG Courses

  • For merit based admission, 60% of seats are reserved for Students from Calcutta University (CU)
  • Remaining 40% seats in PG courses are filled through admission test
  • To get admission through reserved seats, CU candidates need to score minimum qualifying marks in honours subjects.

Bethune College Admission 2017 – PG Courses with Seats 

Serial No.

Specialization in MA (H)

No. of Seats

Specialization in M.Sc. (H)

No. of Seats

1

Bengali

18

Botany

21

2

English

16

Zoology

21

3

MA

10

Economics

36

4

M.Sc. Applied Science

 

 

How To Apply for Bethune College Admission 2017 Online?

Students who are interested in applying for any of the courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate level can consider following easy steps mentioned to do so without much of hassles whatsoever.

  • Visit the official website of Bethune College
  • Click on the admission tab and there click on the link given for online admission
  • Click on the course you want to take admission in
  • Fill the online application form and submit it
  • Take printout of the submitted Application copy and bank challans for payment of fees

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