University of Calcutta: Ranking & Review

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Kolkata Rank India Rank World Rank
2 27 2647
Top 16%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations
Total enrollment22,500
Academic calendarContinuous

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+--
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+--
Languages | Culture | Linguistics----
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+--
Engineering | IT-+--
Maths | Natural Sciences-+--

General info

Alternative namesCU
कोलकाता विश्वविद्यालय
Founded1857
MottoAdvancement of Learning
AccreditationUniversity Grants Commission, India
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Indian Universities (AIU)
Academic structureFaculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of Commerce-Social Welfare and Business Management
Faculty of Education-Journalism and Library Science
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
Faculty of Fine Arts-Music and Home Science
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Science
Colorssky blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.caluniv.ac.in
Address87/1 College Street
Kolkata, West Bengal, 700 073
India
Urbanization levelUrban
City population5,000,000+
Phone+91 (33) 2241 3288
Fax+91 (33) 2241 3222

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