Calcutta University Admission 2020: Application (Out), Dates, Eligibility

Calcutta University Admission 2020Calcutta University 2020 Application Form has been released on 2nd November 2020 for UG & PG courses. Admission in B.Tech courses will be done based on WBJEE 2020 scores. Application form has been started for various UG and PG courses. It is a state university located in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta), West Bengal. Calcutta University is also known by the name of CU. Calcutta University organizes admission process for various UG & PG level programmes. Admission into B.Tech course is offered through WBJEE scores. Candidates must read this article for updated details like dates, application, eligibility criteria and much more regarding Calcutta University Admission 2020.

Courses Offered

The university offers admission in various Under Graduate (UG) & Post Graduate (PG) level courses. Courses offered under UG programmes are B.Tech, B.A, B.Sc, B.Com, B.Mus., BBA Hons., BFA, BFAD, and much more.

Various courses under PG program are BA LLB, M.A, M.Sc., M.Com, etc.

Calcutta University 2020 Notifications – Application Released 

newiconCalcutta University 2020 Application Form has been released on 2nd November 2020 for UG & PG courses. Check here for application details.   

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Calcutta University 2020 Important Dates

Candidates are advised to check following table regarding Calcutta University 2020 dates:

For UG Courses (B.Tech):

EventsDates (2020)
Application process2nd November 2020 
Application last date10th November 2020 
Application Fees payment (Through Bill Desk)
Admission starts
Last date of admission
Commencement of classes
Last date of change of subject

For Other PG Courses:

EventsDates (2020)
Application form commences2nd November 2020 
Last date to submit application form10th November 2020 
Fee submission of application form
Last date for fee payment
Admit Card
Exam date
Admission procedure commences

Calcutta University 2020 Application Form

Candidates must go through following details related Calcutta University 2020 application form:

  • Calcutta University 2020 application form is made available via online mode.
  • Candidates are able to fill the application form from 30th June 2020.
  • Application form has been released on 11th September 2020 for B.Tech courses.
  • For PG courses, application form will be released on 2nd November 2020 to 10th November 2020.
  • Candidates are advised to also go through its eligibility norms before applying for the entrance exam.
  • Candidates will have to fill their name, date of birth, email address, and all required personal & academic details in the application form.
  • Incomplete or incorrect application form will not be accepted so candidates must fill the form carefully & completely.
  • While filling the application form, candidates will also have to upload passport size photograph & signature in the prescribed format.
  • Important information regarding application form will be send to candidate’s registered mail ID & phone number. So, candidates must provide valid/ working mail id & number.
  • Candidates must also select courses as per their preference of order to apply.
  • While selecting the course, candidates must select it carefully as no change in course selection will be allowed once submitted.
  • The implementation of Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) for UG or PG level will be necessary for speedy completion of the registration process.
  • At last, candidates are advised to take multiple printout of their filled in application form for further use.

Application Fee:

The application fee for UG & PG courses is mentioned below:

For UG Course:

  • General category candidates will have to submit Rs.100.
  • For SC/ ST/ OBC/ BPL/ PwD category, application fee will be of Rs.25.
  • Candidates will be able to submit the application fee through online as well as offline mode.
  • The online mode includes credit card, debit card or net-banking.
  • For offline mode, SBI challan method will be used.

For PG Course:

  • General category candidates will have to submit Rs.200.
  • SC/ ST/ PwD category candidates will have to submit Rs.100.
  • For BA LLB, general candidates have to submit 500 & reserved category candidates have to submit Rs.250 as fee.
  • The application fee will be paid through Bill Desk Gateway.

Calcutta University 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Here we are providing details regarding Calcutta University 2020 eligibility criteria:

For UG Courses:

  • Qualification: Candidates must qualify Intermediate or equivalent examination from a recognized board or university.
  • Percentage: Candidates must score minimum 50% marks in the qualifying exam (45% for SC/ ST category).
  • Scores: For Tech admission, WBJEE rank will be considered.

For PG Course:

  • Qualification: Candidates must qualify Graduation (B.Sc. Hons.) or equivalent examination to be eligible for examination.
  • Percentage: Candidates will have to qualify with minimum 45% marks in the qualifying exam (40% for reserved category candidates).

Calcutta University 2020 Exam Pattern

The examination for PG courses will be conducted in online (computer based) mode. Students will get 1 hour to complete the exam. Total 50 multiple choice type questions will be asked in the paper. 2 marks will be allotted for each right answer. 0.5 marks will get deducted for each incorrect answer.

For UG courses, no entrance test will be held so candidates will be selected based on qualifying marks. WBJEE scores will be considered for B.Tech admission.

Calcutta University 2020 Admission Procedure

Calcutta University 2020 Admission Procedure consists of filling application, appearing for the test, qualifying the exam & counselling process. However, there will be no entrance test in case of UG admission.

Candidates will be given the admission into UG & PG level courses at Calcutta University according to marks obtained in entrance exam. Candidates seeking admission into B.Tech course have to apply through WBJEE scores.

Calcutta University 2020 Entrance Exam

The University of Calcutta will be conducting the Calcutta University Entrance Exam for admission into Postgraduate (PG) level courses. The entrance exam for various courses will be held on different dates. The exam will be held through online mode.

At UG level admission to B.A, B.Sc., & B.Com program will be based on marks scored in the qualifying exam. At PG level admission to M.A, M.Com and other courses will be based on marks secured in the entrance test conducted by the University.

Calcutta University 2020 Merit List/ Result

Calcutta university 2020 Merit list will get released in October 2020. Candidates will be able to check their result or merit scores through online mode. The admission will be given to candidates on the basis of merit list.

To check the result, candidates will have to login by using their user id & password. The admission will be given to candidates after the verification of documents. Candidate’s admission will get cancelled if they fail to verify their documents at the time of counselling.

Calcutta University 2020 Counselling

Calcutta University 2020 Counselling will get commenced in the month of October/ November 2020. It will be mandatory for all qualified candidates to participate in the counselling procedure. The qualified candidates will have to present at the counselling which will be notified after the result declaration.

Candidates will have to carry original as well as photo copies of following documents during counselling session:

  • Calcutta university 2020 admit card
  • Intermediate admit card
  • Admission slip
  • Class 10th marksheet/ certificate
  • Class 12th marksheet/ certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Demand draft
  • Candidates declaration using format II
  • Undertaking of ragging in the prescribed format, etc.

If you have any other query related Calcutta University Admission 2020, you can ask us by leaving your comment below.

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  2. Sir, I want to know that forms will be released again for Kolkata University M.Sc mathmatics,If not please release it one more time sir its my humble request

  3. Hi!I applied PG course in sanskrit and my one personal information is incorrect can I get a chance to correction date. please!!!

  4. I have completed my PG Online Application 2020 in EDUCATION and showing take printout but then the website is not showing online payment gateway option.

  5. For the pg admissions in cu can we upload 2nd year marksheet in the application as we have not yet received final year marksheet.

  6. For pg application , should I give there the percentage I received in 6th sem or by calculating all 6 semesters percentage in last qualification details ?

  7. What is the cut off percentage required and total number of seats available this year for M.A. English in Calcutta university?

  8. I want admission in university of calcatta for physics from distance mood plzz tell me admission last date and fees structure

  9. Dear Sir/Mam
    Please inform me,when will be CU enterence exam for UG candidates for admission BA LLB.we r in tensen.not admit any college.only wait CU enterence exam result.

  10. I want to get admission of MA in English. Please tell me the last date of form fill up online. Please teall me.

  11. In which date first year supplementary form fillup will happened?under 1+1+1 category?in which month exam will held?wmay I know the date when form will be issued?

    1. There is no fixed date regarding same. It will be updated in our article whenever official will announce it.

  12. I have completed taxation honours from joga maya devi college,kolkata. So can i take admission for m.a hindi honours under CU

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