Best colleges in Calcutta University

By Anuska Roy

Nov 4, 2022

The oldest significant public research institution in India is the University of Calcutta, which is situated in Kolkata.


Here is a list of best colleges in Calcutta University:

The third-ranked institution in West Bengal is Lady Brabourne College in Kolkata, West Bengal, which was founded in 1939 by the Government of Bengal.


Bethune College

J.E.D. Bethune founded Bethune College in 1879. It was India's first college with just womene students.

In Kolkata, West Bengal, there is a private institution called St. Xavier's College. The college has received both UGC approval and NAAC accreditation with a grade of "A++."

St Xaviers College

Scottish Church College

Scottish Church College, Kolkata is the oldest running Christian liberal arts & science college of India situated in West Bengal and has been functioning since year 1830.

The UGC granted the University of Calcutta the designations of "University with potential for excellence" and "Centre with potential for excellence in Particular Area."