Dinabandhu Andrews College

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Dinabandhu Andrews College
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Type Government sponsored
Established 1956
Students 5000
Location Garia
Campus Urban
Affiliations University of Calcutta
Website http://www.dacollege.org/

Dinabandhu Andrews College(Govt. Sponsored) is located in Garia, South 24 Parganas and it is affiliated to the University of Calcutta.

This Co-educational college has nearly 5000 students and offers Courses in 15 subjects in Science, Arts and Commerce stream along with General courses. Not only UG courses, this college also offers post graduation in subjects like Electronics, Zoology, Biotechnology etc. It is considered one of the best college in calcutta now-a-days for its infacstructure & results throughout the past few years.

History[edit]

Dinabandhu Andrews College was established in the year 1956. And the college is named after freedom fighter Rev. C.F. Andrews.

The college was constituted at the fringe of the semi-urban zone of South 24 Parganas district with an aim to disseminate the scope of higher education to a huge number of children of the displaced persons from erstwhile East Pakistan, presently Bangladesh.

Departments[edit]

  • Physics: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Chemistry: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Mathematics: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Electronics: B.Sc (Hons.), M.Sc
  • Economics: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Botany: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Zoology: B.Sc (Hons.), M.Sc
  • Microbiology: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Sericulture: B.Sc (Hons.)
  • Bengali: B.A (Hons.)
  • English: B.A (Hons.)
  • History: B.A (Hons.)
  • Political Science*: B.A (Hons.)
  • Philosophy: B.A (Hons.)
  • Accounting & Finance: B.Com (Hons.)

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