Santipur College

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Santipur College
Type Undergraduate college
Established 1948
Location Santipur, West Bengal, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations University of Kalyani
Website Santipur College

Santipur College, established in 1948,[1] is a college in Santipur, in Nadia district, West Bengal, India. It offers undergraduate courses in arts and sciences. It is affiliated to University of Kalyani.[2]


This college was established on 22 July 1948 by local educationists of Santipur and under the guidance of the then Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha Pandit Laxmi Kanta Maitra. Santipur college started its functioning at the Kharjala Garden House of Mr. Atal Bihari Maitra and was initially affiliated to University of Calcutta. The journey that commenced in a two storied building initially with 48 students only. In the session 2014 - 2015 the college had 15 departments and catered to the needs of 4690 students. The college is now affiliated to University of Kalyani.[3]



  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Computer Application

Arts and Commerce[edit]

  • Bengali
  • English
  • Sanskrit
  • History
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • Philosophy
  • Economics
  • Commerce


Santipur College was awarded B+ grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).[4] The college is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).[1]


  1. ^ a b Colleges in West Bengal, University Grants Commission
  2. ^ "Affiliated College of University of Kalyani". Archived from the original on 2012-03-01. 
  3. ^ "About Santipur College". Archived from the original on 2015-09-14. Retrieved 27 March 2017. 
  4. ^ "Institutions Accredited / Re-accredited by NAAC with validity" (PDF). National Assessment and Accreditation Council. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 May 2012. Retrieved 22 February 2012. 

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