Asutosh College

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Asutosh College
Type Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Established 1916
Principal Dr. Dipak Kumar Kar
Students 4000
Location No. 92, Shyamaprasad Mukherjee Road, Kolkata, West Bengal 700026, India
Campus Urban
Sports Rowing, football, cricket, etc.
Affiliations University of Calcutta
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Asutosh College is a college affiliated to the University of Calcutta, situated in South Kolkata, India. It was established in 1916 as the South Suburban College, under the stewardship of educationist Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee, who was the then vice-chancellor of the University of Calcutta. The principal is Dipak Kumar Kar.[1] In 2012, the Mother Teresa International Award was conferred to Asutosh College for outstanding achievement and contribution in the field of Best College of the Year.[2]

In 2014, three UGC-approved free add-on courses on Tourism, Industrial Chemistry, and Hospital Waste Disposal Management were introduced by the college.[3] Prof. Amal Kumar Raychaudhuri[4]

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  1. ^ "Fun day for Asutosh College". The Times of India. September 5, 2011. 
  2. ^ "History of the College". Archived from the original on 2014-03-13. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-03-12. Retrieved 2014-03-12. 
  4. ^ "A Lighthouse Falls by Naresh Dadhich" (PDF). Retrieved 23 April 2006. 
  5. ^ "Neel Dutt Profile Family Education Career". Retrieved 12 November 2012. 
  6. ^ "Tripti Mitra Biography by Chandi Mukherjee". 2008-08-11. Retrieved 2012-10-08. 
  7. ^ "Bappaditya Bandopadhyay Profile & Career". Retrieved 12 November 2012. 
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  9. ^ Shubha Tiwari. "Writing as Social Service: The Literary Compass of Mahashweta Devi". Retrieved 11 April 2012. She attended Ashutosh College of Calcutta University (1943-44) 
  10. ^ "Ghosh, Binoy". 
  11. ^ "biography". 
  12. ^ "Prospectus_2012" (PDF). 

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