Shri Shikshayatan College

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Shri Shikshayatan College
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Established8th July, 1955
Location, ,
AffiliationsUniversity of Calcutta

Shri Shikshayatan College is an undergraduate women's liberal arts college in Kolkata, India and was founded on 8 July 1955.[1] It is affiliated with the University of Calcutta.[2] It also offers a master's degree in English and Commerce.


11 Lord Sinha road, Kolkata-700071. It also has a school with the same name within its compound.



  • (Hons.)
  • (General)
  • B.A.(Hons.) Bengali
  • B.A.(Hons.) Hindi
  • B.A.(Hons.) English
  • B.A.(Hons.) History
  • B.A.(Hons.) Education
  • B.A.(Hons.) Political Science
  • B.A.(Hons.) Philosophy
  • B.A.(General)

  • B.Sc.(Hons.) Botany
  • B.Sc.(Hons.) Mathematics
  • B.Sc.(Hons.) Geography
  • B.Sc.(Hons.) Economics
  • B.Sc.(General)
Self Financing
  • B.A.(Hons.) Journalism anf Mass Communication (JMC)
  • B.B.A(Hons.)


  • M.Com.
  • M.A. (English)


Student Societies

  • Debate Societies
  • Nature Societies
  • Cultural Society (Dance, Drama & Music)
  • Social Welfare Committee

These are organized and managed by students. Each student must be a member of at least one society.Students are encouraged to participate in environment protection activities under the guidance of teachers.


  • Srijan  : Inter –college fest organized by the students of the college.
  • Annual programme : The programme is celebrated along with the Prize Distribution Ceremony for the University Results
  • Shree : The Annual Art and Cuisine Fair is held in the college building on the last working day prior to the Puja vacation.
  • Foundation Day : The Foundation Day of the college is celebrated on the 8th of July every year.
  • Annual Sports : Annual Sports is held on a weekend in the month of December at the Hastings Ground in Alipore.
  • Rowing : College collaborates with Lake Club to offer rowing facilities to its students.

Notable alumnae


  1. ^ "Shri Shikshayatan College Best Commerce Colleges 2014 India Today Survey". Retrieved 16 January 2016.
  2. ^ "Affiliated College of University of Calcutta". Archived from the original on 18 February 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Change-makers to beat bias". The Telegraph (Kolkata). 22 April 2006.

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