University of Calcutta
Senate House, 87 /1 College Street
Kolkata - 700 073
The University of Calcutta (also known as Calcutta University) is a public university located in the city of Kolkata (previously Calcutta), India, founded on 24 January 1857. It was the first modern university in the Indian subcontinent.
It is the only university in India which produced four Nobel laureates and has ranked consistently amongst the first five hundred universities in the world. The Times Education Supplement ranked the University of Calcutta as the 39th best university in the world, in the Arts & Humanities category in 2005 - it was the only university from India to find a place within top fifty in World Rankings, for that year.
- Faculty of Agriculture
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Commerce, Social Welfare & Business Management
- Faculty of Education, Journalism and Library Science
- Faculty of Engineering & Technology
- Faculty of Fine Arts, Music and Home Science
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Science