Haldia Government College

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Haldia Government College
Type Both under graduate and post graduate college
Established 1988
Location Haldia, West Bengal, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations Vidyasagar University
Website haldiagovtcollege.org.in

Haldia Government College, established in 1988,[1] is the oldest government college in Purba Medinipur district. It offers undergraduate courses in arts and sciences. There is also two Post Graduate courses namely Chemistry and Geography. It is affiliated to Vidyasagar University.[2]


Haldia is a famous river-port town situated on the banks of the Hooghly River. It is an industrial belt in eastern India. Govt. of West Bengal established this college in 1988 to fulfil the higher education demands of this area.


This College is located beside the broad four-lane highway between Rani Chak and City Centre bus stop. It is well connected with NH-41 and also the South-Eastern Railways.

Under Graduate Departments[edit]

Science Subjects[edit]

  • Anthropology
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics

Arts Subjects[edit]

  • Bengali
  • Education
  • English
  • Sociology
  • Physical Education

Self Financing (Major) Subject[edit]

  • Tourism and Travel Management

Post Graduate Departments[edit]

  • Chemistry
  • Geography


Recently, Haldia Government College has been awarded B+ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).[3] The college is also recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).[1]