Admission

RULES, REGULATIONS & MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION TO FIRST YEAR B.A/B.Sc./B.Com-GENERAL and HONOURS COURSES FOR THE SESSION 2018-2019

  1. Application is to be filled in and submitted online only. The application fee of Rs 200.00 is to be paid online or offline at any branch of State Bank of India within 2 (two) days from the date of online submission of application, failing which the application will be cancelled.
  2. Online application will start on and from 9.6. 2018.
  3. The last date of submitting online application is 16.6. 2018 for all courses.
  4. Students seeking admission to all courses will be admitted strictly on the basis of Merit only. Merit Lists will be published by the college within 20.6. 2018 and admission will start from 22.6. 2018.
  5. Online submission of application does not guarantee admission.
  6. The college authorities will follow the rules and regulations of the competent authority concerning the admission process.
  7. All admission will be made on provisional basis subject to the approval of the University of Calcutta.
  8. Application Forms of candidates who submitted forged/fake certificates or adopted fraudulent means shall be REJECTED. Further, such candidates shall be debarred from applying for any subsequent courses by the college. In such cases online registration fees and admission fees will not be refunded under any circumstances.
  9. The college authority reserves the right to cancel/refuse admission at any point of time if it is found that:
    1. Minimum eligibility requirements are not fulfilled.
    2. False documentation has been done, or facts have been suppressed.
    3. Any other similar valid reason.
  10. A candidate may be admitted to the three-year BA/BSc/BCom (Honours/General) courses on passing H.S. (10+2) Examination in General Stream conducted by West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or an equivalent examination conducted by other State Board/Council, or Rabindra Mukta Vidyalaya or National Open School recognized by the Distant Learning Council subject to the fulfillment of the conditions mentioned below:
    1. A candidate shall have to pass in five subjects of full marks not being less than 100 each of which one shall be English. A candidate passing in four subjects shall not be eligible to such admission to the Course. Mark sheets other than WBCHSE should be mentioned ‘PASS’ in remarks.
    2. Marks obtained in Environmental studies as a compulsory subject at the H.S. (10+2) Examination conducted by the West Bengal Council of H.S. Education or its equivalent examination should not be considered for calculating the aggregate marks in top five subjects for the purpose of admission at the degree course of studies under this University (vide Circular no. C.S./1491/07, dt. 04.06.07 issued by the Secretary, Councils for U.G. Studies, C.U.)
    3. Applicants who have passed the last qualifying examination from boards/councils other than WBCHSE, CBSE, ISC, National Open School or Rabindra Mukta Vidyalaya may apply but at the time of admission they must produce authentication certificates from the boards/institutions concerned in original, failing which admission will be refused.
    4. A candidate may apply for any number of courses for which he/she is eligible.
    5. There is provision for admission under sports quota as per norms. The candidates concerned must produce necessary certificates from the competent authorities. For further information, they are advised to contact the college office.
    6. Reservation of seats for SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PH candidates will be guided by the rules and regulations of the competent authorities.
    7. Candidates who have passed the last qualifying examination not earlier than 2013 are eligible to seek admission, provided they satisfy all other conditions.
    8. While determining the best of four, subjects/papers not taught at the UG level shall not be considered.
  11. MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR APPLICATION
    1. For Honours Course: A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must obtain: (i) A minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and 45% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination

OR
(ii) 55% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination.

However for SC and ST candidates 40% marks both in the aggregate and the subject concerned.

2. For General Courses: Pass marks in the last qualifying examionation

3. Some special conditions for admission to Honours Courses in Commerce, English, Economics, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physiology, Botany and Zoology:

B. Com (Hons): Pass in Mathematics is compulsory for students applying from science stream. Admission will be made on the basis of best of four plus marks in Accountancy (or Mathematics for students from science stream)

Economics : A candidate shall be allowed to take up Honours in Economics if he/she has passed in Mathematics with the requisite marks at the H.S. Examination (10+2) conducted by West Bengal Council of H.S. Education or its equivalent examination in Mathematics/ Business Mathematics. Students who have passed in Business Economics including Business Mathematics in H.S. (10+2) level from W.B. Council of H.S. Education are also eligible for admission to the Honours Course in Economics.

English: 55% in English

Physics: 60% Physics and 50% Mathematics

Mathematics: A candidate shall be allowed to take up Honours in Mathematics if he/she has passed in Mathematics at the previous qualifying examination. However, a candidate who has passed Business Mathematics is not eligible for admission to Mathematics Honours Course.

Chemistry: A candidate shall be allowed to take up Honours in Chemistry if he/she has passed Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at the previous qualifying examination.

Physiology: A candidate shall be allowed to take up Honours in Physiology if he/she has passed in Physiology/ Biology/ Bio-technology and Chemistry in the previous qualifying examination with 60% in Biology or related subject and 55% Marks in English.

Botany: The subject Biology/ Biotechnology be treated as related subject.

Zoology: The subject Biology/ Biotechnology be treated as related subject.

For B. Sc Hons & General courses Pass in Chemistry compulsory.

4. Students from agriculture and vocational stream are not eligible except for BA general. However, candidates who have passed HS (10+2) Vocational Examination in Business and Commerce conducted by West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education and Training are eligible to seek admission to the B. Com General Course.

5. B.A. students are not allowed to take up 2 (two) science subjects.

XII. All candidates must provide their Mobile Numbers as future correspondences will be made through mobile phones.

XIII. Students must print 1 (one) copy of the filled-in application form which should be produced at the time of admission.

XIV. Girl students enjoying the ‘Kanyashree Scholarship’ must produce the necessary documents at the time of admission.

XV. Students with previous CU registration numbers must not apply without university permission. Otherwise, admission is liable to be cancelled and money will be forfeited.

TENTATIVE IMPORTANT DATES

  • Online Application Starts : 06.06.2018. 

  • Last Date of Submission of online application : 16.06.2018.

  • First Merit List : 20th June, 2018.

  • Admission Starts : 22st June, 2018.

  • Commencement of Classes: First week of July. 
  • XVI. Candidates appearing in the Final Year of the Qualifying Examination may also apply. However, the candidate will be required to produce the original mark sheet of the qualifying examination at the time of counselling for getting admission. Further, the candidates who are called for counselling for provisional admission in a course, but are not able to produce the mark sheet of the qualifying examination(s) with minimum eligibility requirements at the time of counselling will not to be allowed to take admission.
  • XVII. If an applicant has passed the qualifying Exam where grades are awarded and:
    1. where the Grade Sheet does not mention the equivalent percentage of marks from grade points, the candidate should submit a certificate of conversion from the concerned Institution mentioning either the converted percentage, or the formula for the actual conversion of grade point to percentage of marks;
    2. Where the Grade Sheet itself mentions the equivalent percentage of marks from grade points, or the formula for such conversion, the candidate should get both sides of the Degree/Grade Sheet photocopied showing the equivalent percentage of marks/conversion formula.
  • XVIII. “Aggregate percentage of marks” will also include grace marks awarded to a candidate. The percentage of marks in the aggregate will be computed as evidenced from the final mark sheet of the qualifying examination.
  • XIX. A candidate must have passed in 5 (five) CU-Recognised subjects of which one shall be English of 100 marks (Compulsory environmental studies paper shall not be considered as one of the five subjects).
  • XX. a. Degrees/Certificates recognized by Association of Indian Universities (AIU) shall only be deemed as equivalent degrees/certificates.
  • b. The Distance Education Council of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)/Association of Indian Universities (AIU) will be the only authority to recognize the Degrees/Certificates of Distance Education. Such candidates may be provisionally permitted to apply but will be required to submit certificates from Distance Education Council of IGNOU, New Delhi regarding recognition/approval of the courses.
  • c. The courses at the level of 10+2 of Madrasas, recognized by Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi (Central University) will be recognized for purposes of admission to BA (Hons) course.
  • XXI. Admitted stamps will be put on the mark sheet after the admission.

SUBJECT COMBINATIONS AVAILABLE

For B.A. (General) –Any Three Subjects (not more than one from each of the following groups)

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Group 5

History

Economics

Political Science

Elective English

Philosophy

Mathematics

Sanskrit

Elective Bengali

Geography

Elective Hindi

 

*Subject combination with any two of Mathematics, Geography and Economics will be treated as B.Sc. general.

For B.A. (Honours) Course

For students of English (Honours) and Bengali (Honours): Any two subjects (not more than one from each of the following group) other than the honours subject are to be taken.

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

History

Economics

Political Science

Philosophy

Mathematics

Sanskrit

Geography

For students of History (Honours): Any two subjects (not more than one from each of the following groups) other than the honours subject are to be taken.

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Elective English

Economics

Political Science

Philosophy

Elective Bengali

Sanskrit

Geography

Elective Hindi

For students of Philosophy (Honours): Any two subjects (not more than one from each of the following groups) other than the honours subject are to be taken.

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Elective English

Economics

Political Science

History

Elective Bengali

Sanskrit*

Mathematics

Elective Hindi

*Students are advised to take Sanskrit as one of the general subjects as it will be helpful in higher studies.

For students of Political Science (Honours): Any two subjects (not more than one from each of the following groups) other than the honours subject are to be taken.

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Elective English

Economics

History

Philosophy

Elective Bengali

Sanskrit

Mathematics

Geography

Elective Hindi

B.Sc. General Course

B.Sc. (Pure)

Any one combination from the following groups should be chosen:

Combination 1:CHEMISTRY, MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS

Combination 2: COMP. SC., MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS

Combination 3:GEOGRAPHY, MATHEMATICS, POLITICAL SCIENCE

Combination 4:ECONOMICS, MATHEMATICS, POLITICAL SCIENCE

Combination 5:ECONOMICS, GEOGRAPHY, MATHEMATICS

B.Sc. (Bio)

Any three of the following subjects are to be chosen:

BOTANY, PHYSIOLOGY, ZOOLOGY, CHEMISTRY

B.Sc. (Honours) Course

The following courses are available

Honours

Subsidiary Subjects

Economics

Mathematics & Physics/Political Sc. / Comp. Sc. / Geography.

Physics

Mathematics& Chemistry/ Computer Science

Chemistry

Mathematics & Physics

Mathematics

Physics& Chemistry/ Computer Science

Botany

Any two from Chemistry, Zoology, Physiology

Physiology

Chemistry and any one from Botany, Zoology

Zoology

Chemistry and any one from Botany, Physiology

  • Chemistry General is mandatory in Physiology and Zoology.

B.Com. (Honours) Course

  • Accounting & Finance

B.Com. (General) Course

  • Accounting & Finance

Number of Seats for Under Graduate Courses (B.A./B.Sc./B.Com HONS. & GEN.)

I. Course wise and Category wise :

Sr. No.

Course

Number of seats

Unreserved

OBC-A

(10%)

OBC-B

(7%)

SC

(22%)

ST

(6%)

PH

(3%)

B.A. (General)

150+26

103

15

11

33

9

5

B.Sc. (General) Pure

150+26

103

15

11

33

9

5

B.Sc. (General) Bio

150+26

103

15

11

33

9

5

B.Com (General)

150+26

103

15

11

33

9

5

II. Subject wise & Category wise :

Sr. No.

Subject

Number of seats

Gen

OBC-A

(10%)

OBC-B

(7%)

SC

(22%)

ST

(6%)

PH

(3%)

Bengali (H)

150+26

103

15

11

33

9

5

English (H)

150+26

103

15

11

33

9

5

History (H)

50+9

34

5

4

11

3

2

Philosophy (H)

30+6

20

3

3

7

2

1

Political Science (H)

30+6

20

3

3

7

2

1

Physics (H)

20+4

14

2

2

4

1

1

Chemistry (H)

40+7

28

4

3

9

2

1

Mathematics (H)

50+9

34

5

4

11

3

2

Zoology (H)

40+7

28

4

3

9

2

1

Physiology (H)

40+7

28

4

3

9

2

1

Botany (H)

20+4

14

2

2

4

1

1

Economics (H)

30+6

20

3

3

7

2

1

B.Com (H)

300+51

207

30

21

66

18

9

Principal

Ananda Mohan College

Kolkata – 700009