University of Calcutta Admission 2023-24 Application Form, Dates, Courses

University of Calcutta Admission 2023: The University of Calcutta conducts the entrance exam to provide admission to various Undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs in the field of Science, Commerce, Management, Arts, and Law. If a candidate wants to take admission in UG programs then they must be passed their 12th standard examination and for the PG program is graduation degree is required in any discipline. Applicants can download the application forms from the official website of the University of Calcutta. The application fee of all the programs may vary and the payment can be done through DR/CR card, SBI Challan, Net Banking. The University of Calcutta conducts its own entrance test for the following courses like M.Tech, M.Ed., LLM etc. For B.Tech, the candidates have to appear for WBJEE, and for MCA the candidates are selected on the basis of their score in WB JECA. Check all the information about the University of Calcutta Admission 2023 in the below article.

University of Calcutta Admission 2023 Important Dates

For B.A.LL.B.

Online Form Submission 1st week of June 2023
Application Fees Payment (Through Bill Desk) last week of June 2023
Online Admit Card Download 1st week of July 2023
Entrance Test 1st week of July 2023
Entrance Test Overall Merit List & Category wise seat capacity 2nd week of July 2023

For M.Tech. Courses

Notification last week of May 2023
Online submission of application 1st week of June 2023 
Online Fee Deposition through Bill desk 3rd week of June 2023
Hall Ticket Download for Entrance Test from the website last week of June 2023
Entrance Test for all M.Tech. courses (Tentative) last week of June 2023
Publication of Result of Entrance Test To Be Notified Later

Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech & M.Tech

  • For B.Tech: Candidates must have passed Intermediate standard with the percentile of 60% in PCM. The selection procedure will be through WBJEE.
  • For M.Tech: degree is required in the relevant discipline.

Eligibility Criteria for UG Programmes

Course Eligibility Selection Process
B.Sc. Pass 12th standard with Mathematics or Biology Entrance Test conducted by the university
BA Pass 12th standard with any discipline Merit-Based
BA LLB Pass Intermediate with the  minimum percentile of 45% marks Entrance Test conducted by the university
B.Ed. Graduation or PG is required with the minimum of 50% marks Merit-Based
B.Lib.Sc. Graduation or PG is necessary with the minimum score of 50% marks Merit-Based

Application Fee

  • For B.Ed. programmes:  INR 150 (for general category) and INR 75 (for SC/ST/PWD) candidates
  • For BA LLB: INR 500 (INR 250 for SC/ST/PWD)
  • For B.Lib.Sc. : INR 150 (INR 75 for SC/ST/PWD) respectively.

Eligibility Criteria for MCA & LLM

Course Eligibility Selection Process
MCA BCA/B.Sc with minimum 50% WB JECA
LLM B.A. L.L.B (Hons.) / B.A. L.L.B. / L.L.B (Hons.) / L.L.B University Entrance Exam

Application Fee

  • For  LLM program:  INR 400 (INR 200 for SC/ST/PWD)
  • For MCA program is INR 100 (INR 50 for SC/ST/PWD).

Eligibility Criteria for PG Programmes

Course Eligibility Selection Process
M.Ed. B.Ed./B.El.Ed./B.Sc.Ed./BA Ed. With minimum 55% marks. Marks in Intermediate and Graduation and Entrance Test conducted by the university.
MA Graduation in any discipline Merit Based
M.Com. B.Com. or graduation from IGNOU, NSOU or Distance education programs from other universities in West Bengal.  Merit-Based
M.Sc. B.Sc. with 55% marks Entrance Test conducted by the university

Application Fee

Program General Category SC/ST/PWD
M.Ed. INR 150 INR 75
M.Sc. INR 100 INR 50
M.Com. and MA INR 300 INR 150

For M.Phil & Ph.D

M.Phil., Ph.D. Master’s Degree in the relevant discipline with minimum 55% marks. University Entrance Exam

Application Fee

  • For M.Phil: INR 100
  • For Ph.D.: INR 500(for general candidates) &INR 250 (for SC/ST/PWD candidates).
  • Application fee can be remitted through DR/CR card/Internet Banking or By “SBI Collect” i.e. by cash to State Bank of India, C.U. Branch. For SBI collect system, it will require the additional commission for bank transaction.

Instructions to be followed while filling University of Calcutta Application form

  • Application form can be filled & submitted through Online mode from the official site.
  • The 1st step involves Registration.
  • User ID & Password will be generated to you.
  • Login with that User Id & Password which will lead you to direct on the admission page.
  • Enter your Personal, academic, payment details & other information.
  • Click on Save & Continue option.
  • Prior Final Submission, preview your form.
  • Take a print out of the successful registration form for further reference.

University of Calcutta Admission 2023: Important Points

  • The admission to B.Tech. program will be based on marks secured by the candidate in the WBJEE exam. The duration of the paper will be of 2 hours. Exam constitutes of 2 papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 is of Mathematics and Paper 2 is of Chemistry and Physics. Both the papers have MCQ and subjective types of questions.
  • The candidates applying for Lateral entry in B.Tech.will get admission based on their performance in the merit list.
  • For M.Tech. the program, the students will get selected on the basis of their marks secured in the entrance exam and interview. 70% weightage is occupied through GATE, 10% weightage for the marks scored in the entrance exam, and 10% weightage are given to the interview.
  • Tech. The entrance exam constitutes 100 marks and the duration of the exam will be of one and a half hour. 50 multiple types of questions will be asked in the examination.
  • In Entrance exam, 2 marks will be allotted for each correct answer and 0.5 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • Bring the valid hall ticket along with the identity proof otherwise, the invigilator will not permit you to sit in the examination hall & appear for the examination.

Note: For more details about University of Calcutta Admission 2023, Candidates are requested to visit official website of the University.

1 thought on “University of Calcutta Admission 2023-24 Application Form, Dates, Courses”

  1. Could you inform me about 2018 – 2020 session, application from’s publishing date. For Kolkata University LL.M Program.
    Thank you.


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