Scottish Church College Kolkata
Scottish church college was established in 1830 as a general assembly Institution in 1929, the college was renamed as Scottish church college. The college is located at Kolkata, west Bengal, India. It is one of the oldest Christian colleges in India. Rev. Alexander duff was the founder of the college. Scottish church college is well known for its beautiful campus and English Palladian architecture. The college is affiliated with west Bengal board of secondary education and university of Calcutta. The college is awarded with grade “A” from NAAC. Scottish church college is owned and administered by church of north India.
The Scottish church college offers Bachelor’s degrees in arts, science and Business administration courses. In Arts field the college offers subjects like Bengali, political science, Philosophy, history, Sanskrit, and English. In science field the college offers following subjects: computer science, economics, microbiology, zoology, botany, mathematics, chemistry and physics. For admission, the college has 22 % seats reserved for the SC candidates, 6% seats for ST candidates and 3% seats for physically handicapped candidates and for Christian handicapped student. Students which have minimum fifty percent marks in aggregate and forty five percent marks in the subjects only can apply.
The Scottish church college provides various facilities like Hostel, Library, Playground etc. College has total five hostels and the student residence which are namely as The Lady Jane Dundas hostel, duff hostel, wann hostel and Ogilvie hostel.Out of these, the Duff Hostels and lady Jane Dundas Hostel are only for Christian student. The college also provides Library facility which has more than 75,000 books, journals and periodicals on various subjects; the college library also has books bank from which student can borrow the required books. The college also has big playground located at canal east road. The Scottish church college provides several scholarships tostudent every year and also awardsthem with gifts if the academic performance is good.
For details visit: http://www.scottishchurch.ac.in/