Calcutta University Admission 2021: Application Form, Dates, Eligibility

Calcutta University Admission 2021Calcutta University Admission 2021 will be offered into various UG & PG level programmes. It is a state university located in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta), West Bengal. It is also known by the name of CU. Candidates seeking admission into B.Tech course will be offered through WBJEE scores. Candidates are advised to go through its eligibility norms before filling its application form. Here we are providing details such as application form, its fee, eligibility criteria and much more regarding Calcutta University 2021 Admission.

Courses Offered

Calcutta University Admission will be offered in various UG & PG level programmes. Courses offered under UG level programmes are B.A, B.Com, B.Sc., BBA Hons., BFAD etc.

Various courses under PG level programmes will be MA, BA LLB, M.Sc., M.Com and many more.

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Calcutta University 2021 Important Dates

Candidates must go through following table regarding Calcutta University 2021 Important Dates:

For UG course:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Application form processMonth of June 2021
Merit listJune- July 2021
Admission starts2nd week of June 2021
Last date for admission1st week of July 2021
Commencement of class1st week of July 2021
Last date to change subject2nd week of August 2021

For PG course:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Application form startsMonth of May 2021
Submission of application form1st week of July 2021
Fee payment3rd week of June 2021
Last date for submission of fee1st week of July 2021
Admit Card availability2nd week of July 2021
PG Exam date3rd week of July 2021
Result declaration4th week of July 2021
Admission procedure commences1st week of August 2021

Calcutta University 2021 Application Form

Candidates must check following points regarding Calcutta University 2021 Application Form:

  • Calcutta university 2021 application form will be made available via online mode.
  • Candidates will be able to fill the application form in the month of May 2021.
  • The last date to submit the application form will be till July 2021.
  • While filling application form, candidates must fill all the asked & required details such as name, date of birth, mail ID, qualification details & all asked details.
  • All important information will be send to candidate’s registered mail ID & phone number.
  • Incomplete or incorrect application form will lead to rejection so candidates must fill the application form completely & carefully.
  • During registration, candidates must also select course as per their preference of order to apply.
  • No change in course selection will be allowed after second week of August 2021.
  • At last, candidates must also take printout of filled in application form for further use.

Application Fee:

  • Candidates will be able to submit the application fee through online mode.
  • The mode of payment includes credit card, debit card or net banking.
  • The application fee will be as described in the following table:
General categorySC/ ST category
UG courseRs. 100/-Rs. 50/-
PG courseRs. 200/-Rs. 100/-
MBARs. 1000/-Only for West Bengal candidates –Rs. 500/-

Calcutta University 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are advised to go through following eligibility norms before applying for Calcutta University 2021:

For UG courses:

  • Qualification: Candidates must qualify 12th level examination from any recognized board or university.
  • Percentage: He/ She must score minimum 50% marks (45% for SC/ ST category) for qualifying exam to be eligible.
  • Scores: WBJEE scores will be considered for UG course.

For PG courses:

  • Qualification: Candidates must qualify Graduation or equivalent examination from any recognized board or university.
  • Percentage: Candidates must score minimum 45% marks (40% marks for SC/ ST category) to be eligible for examination.

Calcutta University 2021 Exam Pattern

For admission into UG course, there will be no entrance test. So, candidates will be selected on the basis of qualifying exam. For B.Tech admission, WBJEE score will be considered. Below we are providing details regarding Calcutta University 2021 Exam Pattern for PG:

  • Exam Mode: PG exam will be organized via online (computer-based) mode.
  • Time: Candidates will get 1 hour duration to solve the question paper.
  • No. of Questions: There will be total 50 questions in the question paper.
  • Marking Scheme: Each right answer will consist of 1 marks.
  • Negative marking: 0.5 marks will get deduct for each incorrect answer.

Calcutta University 2021 Admission Procedure

Calcutta University 2021 Admission Procedure will include application process commencement, test, result declaration & counseling process. In case of UG admission, there will be no entrance examination.

Candidates seeking admission into PG level course will be on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance exam at Calcutta University. For admission into B.Tech course, candidates will have to apply through WBJEE scores.

Calcutta University 2021 Entrance Exam

The University of Calcutta will organize its entrance exam for admission into PG level courses. However, there will be no entrance exam for admission into UG level course. Entrance test for different courses will be conducted on different dates. It will be organized on the basis of merit list.

Candidates seeking admission into UG level course such as B.A, B.Com, B.Sc., programs will be on the basis of marks secured in the qualifying exam. For PG level courses such as M.A, M.Com, & other courses will be on the basis of marks secured in the entrance exam.

Calcutta University 2021 Merit List/ Result

Calcutta University 2021 Merit List will be published via online mode in last week of July 2021. To check result or merit list, candidates will have to use their login credentials such as user ID & password. Admission will be offered on the basis of merit list.

Candidates will also have to carry their original & mandatory documents as admission will be offer only after verification of documents. Therefore, admission will be cancelled if they fail to verify documents.

Calcutta University 2021 Counselling

Calcutta University 2021 counselling procedure will be held in the month of August 2021. It will be compulsory for all qualified candidates to participate in the counselling process. The procedure will get start after result declaration process.

It will be mandatory for all participating candidates to carry original & photo stated documents for verification & submission respectively. The following documents will be required at the time of counselling:

  • Calcutta University 2021 admit card
  • 12th admit card
  • Class 10th mark sheet/ certificate
  • Class 12th mark sheet/ certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Demand Draft
  • Admission slip
  • Candidates declaring using format II
  • Undertaking of ragging in the prescribed format

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