Admission M.A. Bengali.

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Provisional Admission to 1st year Post Graduate Classes in Bengali at Jogamaya Devi College

 Applications are invited for admission to M.A. in Bengali, Session 2016-17, from the Female Candidates who have obtained their Bachelor degree with Honours in Bengali from University of Calcutta as well as any UGC recognized Indian University.

Candidates who have obtained their Bachelor degree in 2016 and 2015 are eligible to apply for the said course.

Post-Graduate Admission related information will be available only online through the website:   /

Application Form will be available from 28.06.2016 to 10.07.2016.

Application Fee (Rs.500/-, excluding bank charges) to be paid at the branches of Indian Bank (any Branch) from 28.06.2016 to 11.07.2016 (within Banking hours).

Reservation of seats as per existing rules of Government of West Bengal. [Reservation of seats for SC (22%), ST (6%), OBC (A-10% & B-7%) and PH candidates are as per rules of Govt. of West Bengal.]

60% of the seats are reserved for CU students only on merit basis and the rest 40% of the total seats are for candidates of both CU and other Universities to be admitted through written test.

Merit will be judged on the basis of percentage of marks obtained in Bengali (Hons.) Examination. In case of a tie, marks secured in Part II will be taken into consideration.

Merit list for 60 % of the seats allocated to candidates of CU for current year (2016) and previous year (2015) to be announced by 22.7.2016.

Short list of eligible candidates for screening test to be published by 23.7.2016

Date of Screening for eligible O.U. & C.U.candidates for appearing in the written test   


Time of Screening Test 10.30 to 11.30 am
Time of reporting 9.30 to 10am



Jogamaya Devi College (Annex Building)

5A, Rajeswar DasGupta Rd.

Kolkata – 700026.

(Opposite to Jatin Das Park Sishu Uddyan)


To carry for Screening Test


Original mark sheets of B.A.Part-I, II and Part III Examinations
Bank challan (College copy)
SC / ST/ OBC / PH certificates
Black or Blue ball point pen


Details of Screening Test

Merit list for 40% of the seats based on written test to be announced by 10.08.2016.

Date of commencement of Classes will be informed duly.

Incomplete application form is liable to cancellation.

Eligibility criteria for Admission to 1st year M.A. classes in Bengali for 2016 – 2017


For General Candidates

For Candidates who have obtained B. A. (Hons.) degree in Bengali from Calcutta University 40% marks in Honours subject
For Candidates who have obtained B.A. (Hons.) degree in Bengali from Other Universities  40% marks in Honours subject 

For Reserved Categories

For Candidates who have obtained B.A. (Hons.) degree in Bengali from Calcutta University / Other Universities      40% marks in Honours subject

*For SC/ ST / OBC (A & B) candidates domiciled in the State of West Bengal are eligible for reserved seats.

Application from Physically Challenged candidates (if any) will be considered as admissible as per Govt. rules.

Distribution of Seats

Total no.of














16 + 11=27

 7 +   4=     11

2     +1  =3

3  +     2=   5

2.  +    2= 4

Of the total seats, 60% seats will be filled up by the candidates who have passed from the colleges affiliated to the University of Calcutta. Such 60% of total seats be termed as “For C.U. Candidates”. All the current year (2016) and preceding year (2015) students passed out as Honours Graduate from C.U. affiliated Colleges will be considered in this category.

Merit list for this 60% of seats for CU students to be prepared on the basis of percentage of Honours marks at Graduate level.

Rest 40% of total seats are kept open for both CU Candidates and Non- CU.

For candidates of other Universities:

In this category, the candidates who have obtained their Bachelor degree in Bengali with Honours from the University other than Calcutta University will be considered.

Admission for 60 % of the seats for C.U. candidates:


Reporting Time for Counselling

25.07.2016  &   26.7.2016                   


9.30 a.m. to 11 a.m


Admission Venue  :

Jogamaya Devi College (Annex Building)

5A, RajeswarDasgupta Rd.

Kolkata – 700 026.


 Admission for 40% of the seats for other University from Merit List:


Reporting Time for Counselling

11.08.2016 & 12.08.2016         

9.30 a.m. to 11a.m.

Admission Venue  :

Jogamaya Devi College (Annex Building)

5A, Rajeswar Dasgupta Rd.

Kolkata – 700 026.

The candidate should be present personally, failure of which will cancel her candidature.         

Guardians will not be allowed to enter the college premises on the day of admission.

Selected candidates will have to pay the total  fees (Rs. 15,000/-) on the same day for First academic session (Part-I).

If any candidate will leave the course before 10.09.2016 , will be refunded Rs.10,000/-

After 10.09.2016 the amount of refundable money is Rs. 5,000/-

There is no hostel facility in the college.

Documents required at the time of Admission:

  • Mark sheets of Madhyamik; H.S. and B.A. Part I, II and III Examinations
  • Original and attested photocopies
  • Admit Card of Secondary Examination as Age-Proof Original and attested photocopy
  • Bank Challan (College copy) Original & photocopy
  • Photocopy of online admission form
  • SC / ST / OBC / PC Certificate (If applicable) Original and attested photocopy
  • Recent Passport size photograph (colour) Two
  • Fees to be paid at the time of admission:
  Admission Fee            Rs.  3,000/- per academic session.


Tuition Fee   Rs.  8,000/- per academic session.


Library Fee                  Rs.   2,000/- per academic session
Caution money Rs.  1,000/- (non-refundable deposit)
Excursion deposit      


Rs.  1,000/-  per academic session

   Total amount.           


Rs.15,000/- per academic session



Tentative date of commencement of classes : 22.08.2016

Admission from the Subsequent Merit List(s) will be announced later, if any vacancy arises.


Jogamaya Devi College