Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College
John Elliot Drinkwater Bethune

John Elliot Drinkwater Bethune

( 1801-1851 )

From the Principal's Desk

Bethune College Principal : Dr. Krishna Roy

 

Bethune College, Kolkata, holds the singular distinction of being Asia's first women's college and this unique position is due to its glorious past and continuous association with women's education, societal struggles and their empowerment. In the field of Higher Education this is a rare achievement as this institution has been the forerunner amongst other educational institutions

I consider this an acknowledgment of my administrative capabilities and able leadership that I was offered and have taken up the position of Principal of Bethune College, with much anticipation and great pleasure.
It is necessary to reiterate that Bethune College is Asia's first women's college and this fact has many implications in view of its continuing success in the field of Higher education today. Read more

Bethune College

"Vidya Vindatey Amritam"
Knowledge Provides Immortal Bliss.

Established in 1879, Bethune College ushered in, for the women of the nineteenth century, a new era of enlightenment and edification through education. This is a Government College under the aegis of the Department of Higher Education, West Bengal. Accredited in 2006 with the 'A' grade and having acquired the coveted status of College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) by UGC and recognised by DST-FIST. Bethune College has celebrated 135 long years of tireless striving for knowledge which enriches the mind and ennobles the soul. The mission of the College has always been the development of a complete woman. Bethune College is committed to the cause of empowerment of women from all sectors including those who are socially and economically deprived through access to higher education enabling them to transform into intellectually vibrant, socially responsible, self-reliant women. Read more

 

College Notices

Tender Notice

Tender Notice No. 463/BC  Date : 17.07.2020

Principal, Bethune College invites Quotations from reputed vendors/agencies for development and implementation of Software for UG Online Admission for B.A./B.Sc. courses for the session 2020-21. Credentials from other reputed institutions on similar kind of job. View Tender

Last Date of Submission : 23/07/2020 (6 p.m.)

Forthcoming Events

  • Webinar on "Promotion of College Teachers in the Light of UGC Guidelines 2016 and 2018" organized jointly by the CAS committee in association with IQAC, Bethune College
    8th August 2020 | 3:00 p.m. onwards View Poster
  • Bethune Day and Banomahotsab, 2020 on 12th August 2020
  • National Webinar on Today's Undergraduate Chemistry and Future Prospects Organised by the Department of Chemistry and IQAC, Bethune College
    Date: 14.08.2020 | Time: 3.00 p.m.  View PosterRegistration

National Webinar : Chemistry Department

Today's Undergraduate CHemistry and Future Prospects  

National Webinar on Today's Undergraduate Chemistry and Future Prospects Organised by the Department of Chemistry and IQAC, Bethune College
Date: 14.08.2020 | Time: 3.00 p.m.  View PosterRegistration

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Prof. Mamata Roy

 

Prof. Mamata Ray (Chaudhuri) is holding the prestigious post of the The Vice Chairman (Academic), State Council of H.E., West Bengal since 1 Oct 2019