ADMISSION TO SEMESTERISED 3-YEAR CBCS B.A. / B.Sc. Honours 2018-2019:
Students should choose one subject from the following as the Honours (Core) subject:
|SANSKRIT||ECONOMICS||PSYCHOLOGY||JOURNALISM & MASS
HONOURS (CORE) SUBJECT CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION TO B.A. / B.Sc. Honours 2018-2019
(In accordance with University of Calcutta Admission norms)
|Core Subject||Aggregate for
(Science & Arts)
& Aggregate for
SC / ST (Science & Arts)
|Subject criteria for General Caste|
|Bengali||50%||40%||50% in Bengali|
|English||50%||40%||50% in English|
|Sanskrit||50%||40%||50% in Sanskrit|
|# Journalism & Mass Communication||50%||40%||50% either in English or Bengali|
|# Political Science||50%||40%||50% in Political Science, if Subject in (10+2) Examination|
|Philosophy||50%||40%||50% in Philosophy|
|History||50%||40%||50% in History|
|#*Education||50%||40%||50% in Education or Related Subject * (if subject or related subject in (10+2) Examination)|
|# **Sociology||50%||40%||50% in Sociology or Related Subject ** (if subject or related subject in (10+2) Examination)|
|# Economics||50%||40%||40% in Mathematics/Business Mathematics/ Business Economics including Business Mathematics and 50% in Economics if subject in (10+2) Examination|
|# Psychology||50%||40%||50% in Psychology, if subject in (10+2) Examination|
|Geography||50%||40%||50% in Geography and 50% in English|
|Botany||50%||40%||50% in Biology and passed in Chemistry(both Theory & Practical)|
|50%||40%||50% in Chemistry (passed in both Theory & Practical), passed in Physics (both Theory & Practical) and Mathematics in (10+2) Examination.|
|50%||40%||50% in Mathematics|
# A Student can take up Honours(Core) in these subjects even if they didn’t have the subjects in (10+2) exam, provided other conditions are satisfied.
• RELATED SUBJECTS:
* Education: Psychology / Philosophy / Mathematics / Sociology / Economics / Political Science / History.
** Sociology: Political Science / Psychology
→ For the purpose of determining eligibility, aggregate shall be calculated by adding the marks in Top-Four subjects in order of marks secured by a candidate in H.S. (10+2) or in an equivalent examination. Marks in compulsory vironmental Education/Studies / Science shall not be taken into account for calculation of aggregate marks. However Environmental Education/ Studies / Science if studied as an Elective subject of 100marks may be considered. Candidate should pass in English having full marks not being less than 100.
Generic Elective Subjects:
Students should choose two Generic Elective subjects from the following combinations, taking not more than one subject from one group:
(Each subject comprises 2 papers, 100 marks each.)
Students opting for Honours(Core) course in the subjects – Bengali,English, Sanskrit, Political Science, History, Education, Journalism & Mass Communication, Sociology should not choose simultaneously two science subjects as Generic Elective subjects.
|English||Education / Film Studies||History / Mathematics||Geography / Philosophy /
Journalism / Psychology
|Bengali||Sanskrit / Sociology / Music||Education / Film Studies||Philosophy / Journalism/Psychology|
|Sanskrit||Education / Film Studies||Economics / Bengali||Philosophy / Journalism|
|Economics||Mathematics(compulsory)||Journalism & Mass Comm.||Political Science / English / Statistics|
|Geography||History / Mathematics||Sociology / Chemistry||Economics / Botany / Bengali|
|Psychology||Education / *Physics / *Zoology
|Economics / Botany / Bengali||Political Science / English / Statistics|
|Education||Philosophy / Psychology /
Journalism & Mass Comm
|Sanskrit / Sociology / Music||Economics / Botany / Bengali|
|History||Education / Film Studies||Geography / Philosophy / Journalism / Psychology||Political Science / English|
|Journalism & Mass Comm.||Economics / Bengali||Political Science / English||Film Studies / Education|
|Philosophy||Political Science / English||Education||Sanskrit / Sociology / Music|
|Political Science||History||Economics/Botany / Bengali||Geography / Philosophy / Journalism Sanskrit / Sociology|
|Sociology||Political Science / English / Statistics||Geography / Philosophy / Journalism / Psychology||History/Mathematics|
A candidate shall not be allowed to take up any subject as Elective if she has failed in the subject in the previous qualifying examination
College authority will not be responsible, in any way, for wrong combinations chosen by the students.
|Journalism & Mass Comm.||35|
For Honours Students, there will be no restriction of marks for Generic Elective subjects except the following:-
|GENERIC ELECTIVE SUBJECTS||MARKS REQUIREMENTS (10+2 LEVEL)|
|English||50% in Subject|
|Botany or Biology||40% in Subject|
|Chemistry||40% in Subject (Must Pass in Practical)|
|Geography||40% in Subject & 40% in aggregate|
|Mathematics||40% in Subject|
|Microbiology||Passed in Biology / Bio-Technology and Chemistry/Physics|
|Physics||Passed in Subject (should Pass in Practical) and Mathematics|
|Psychology||50% in Aggregate|
|Statistics||Passed in Statistics /Business Mathematics / Mathematics in (10+2)|
|Zoology||Passed in Zoology / Biology / Bio-Technology|
|Sociology||40% in Aggregate|
Allocation of Honours Seats for the Academic Year 2017-18.
|Subject||Total No. of seats||No. of seats for Gen-Caste||No. of seats for SC||No. of seats for ST||No. of seats for OBC-A||No. of seats for OBC-B|
|Journalism & Mass Communication||55||30||12||03||06||04|
Sports Quota is available for eligible candidates. For details check the college website.
Candidates must bring the printout of the Admission Form, submitted Online along with the following documents and the Bank payment receipt at the time of counselling /admission to the college.
Documents required at time of admission:-
Candidates from Open School cannot take Admission in Honours Course.
Candidates from Boards other than WBCHSE, CBSE & ISC may contact college office after the publication of results.
All candidates of 2018, may apply for admission. Candidates of 2013 onwards may also apply for admission if they did not take admission anywhere or have cancelled their previous admission.