Calcutta University Admission 2021 | Calcutta University UG And PG Admission


Calcutta University admission 2021 will offer students on the basis of merit. CU also offer an entrance exam. Students are informed that for admission in the majority of the courses offered at Calcutta University. 60% of seats are available for admission to current Calcutta University students.

For these candidates, admission is offered on the basis of their marks in the qualifying exam. The remaining 40 are seats are available for admission to Non-Calcutta University students. And also for CU students.

The University offers various UG, PG, Research and Diploma level programs in different specializations. The form can be filled online or offline on payment of the application fee.

Calcutta University LLM Admission 2021: 2nd Merit List released on March 26, 2021. Candidates can visit the official website to check.

University of Calcutta has also invited applicants for admission into PhD Programme in Economics. The last date to submit applications is March 30, 2021. RET examination will be held on April 5, 2021, while the result will be announced on April 12, 2021.

Calcutta University has published the list of selected candidates list for admission to the 1st year of 2 year LLM course for session 2020-2022. Candidates selected are required to reach the concerned college immediately. The last date for admission to the LLM course is March 23, 2021.

Calcutta University 2021 Important Dates

Students are advised to check following table regarding Calcutta University 2021 dates. Check the table here. This table here is for UG Courses.

Events Tentative dates (2021)
Application process June
Merit list publication June – July
Admission starts 2nd week of June
Last date of admission 1st week of July
Commencement of classes 1st week of July
Last date of change of subject 2nd week of July

For PG Courses:

Events Tentative dates (2021)
Application form commences May – June
Last date to submit application form 1st week of July
Fee submission of application form 3rd week of June
Last date for fee payment 1st week of July
Admit Card 2nd week of July
Exam date 3rd week of July
Result 4th week of July
Admission procedure commences 1st week of August


Eligibility Criteria for UG & PG Courses

  • Students can take admission to Calcutta University if they have cleared their 10+2  exam.
  • To get admission to PG courses one should have a bachelor’s degree from a University.

Note: students are advised to thoroughly go through the eligibility criteria as mention by Calcutta University for the course in which they wish to secure admission.

Calcutta University UG & PG Admission 2021

Candidates can secure admission in UG courses offer at Calcutta University.  If they have clear their 10+2 level exam or an exam consider to be equivalent by the University.

To secure admission in PG courses, students should possess a bachelor’s degree from a recognised university/college.

Note: Aspirants are advised to thoroughly go through the eligibility criteria as mentioned by Calcutta University for the course in which they wish to secure admission.

Calcutta University Admission Details

Below we have provided the university admission details. Do have a check below.

Name of the University Calcutta University
Type of the University State University
Basic Admission Criteria WBJEE: B.Tech

University Entrance M.Tech, MA, M.Sc, M.Ed, LL.M

Merit-Based: MA, M.LiSc, B.Ed

M.Phil/ Ph.D: RET+ Interview


Application Mode Both Online & Offline
Counseling Counseling by WBJEEB for B.Tech course
Reservation Yes
Official Website

CU B.Tech & M.Tech Admission Criteria 2021

Calcutta University offers  B.Tech. and M.Tech. program in various specializations. WBJEE qualified candidates are eligible to apply for B.Tech.

While for the M.Tech program, a valid score in University Level Entrance is complusory for Non-CU candidates. CU candidates are free to choose between the entrance and merit-based admission.

The students can apply online as well as offline. The forms can be download from the official website of the university. The application fee of the B.Tech program is INR 500 + Bank service charges.

B.Tech & M.Tech Admission Eligibility 2021

Below is the eligibility for the Calcutta University B.Tech and M.Tech Courses that students should know for Calcutta university P.G. admission 2019.

Course Name Specialization Eligibility Criteria Selection Criteria
B.Tech (Lateral Entry) Computer Science B.Sc. Hons. in Physics with Mathematics or B.Sc. Hons. in Computer Science / Mathematics with Physics / Statistics / Computer Science as one of the main subjects. OR

B.Sc. Hons. in Statistics with Physics / Mathematics / Computer Science as one of the General subjects. A minimum of 55% marks are required in B.Sc (Hons.)

CU and Non-CU candidates have to appear in University Level Entrance Test
Electrical Engineering B.Sc (Hons.) in Physics On the basis of marks secured in B.Sc
Instrumentation Engineering B.Sc (Hons.) in Physics
Chemical Engineering B.Sc (Hons.) with Chemistry and Mathematics and Physics as the main subjects
Electronics & Communication B.Sc (Hons.) in the relevant discipline
Radio Physics & Communication
Information Technology
Jute and Fibre Technology
Polymer Science B.E/ B.Tech in Optics, ECE, IE or equivalent. OR M.Sc in Physics/ Electronics
Chemical Engineering B.Tech in BMI, ECE, IE, OO or equivalent. OR MBBS Degree
Jute and Fibre Technology B.Tech / B.E. in Computer Science / Computer Science & Engineering / Computer Science & Technology. OR


Master’s. in Computer & Information Science (with B.Sc. Hons. in Computer Science from the University of Calcutta). OR

B.Tech. in IT from CU, only Non-C.U candidates must have at least 60% marks both at the qualifying examination and 10+2 level.

Electronics & Communication At least 55% marks in B.Sc. Hons. in Computer Science or its equivalent
Radio Physics & Communication A pass in 10+2 with at least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics each
Information Technology
Ceramic Engineering
Oil Technology
Petrochemicals & Petroleum Refinery Engineering

Calcutta University B.Ed Admission & CU M.Ed 2021

CU offers admission to B.Ed & M.Ed programs for the categories of Deputed and Fresher candidates on the basis of their performance in academics. Minimum eligibility for B.Ed is a Graduation or PG degree with 50% marks in aggregate.

Age should be no more than 40 years as on June 30 for Fresher candidates. There is no age limit for Deputed candidates. The age limit is relaxed for up to five years for SC/ST & PWD candidates.

For the M.Ed program, the minimum eligibility is a pass in a B.Ed degree. Admission will be granted on the basis of the University Entrance Test with special weightage to the marks in the qualifying degree.

M.Ed entrance test will consist of 50 MCQs of 50 marks for the duration of one hour & 30 minutes. 50% of seats are reserved for Deputed and Fresher candidates each.

Calcutta University MBA Admission 2021

Calcutta University offers admission to the MBA program in various specializations on the basis of a valid score in CAT. or MAT. The minimum eligibility is any UG degree from a recognized university.

The form can be downloaded from the official website. Fill the form and send it to the university address along with the below-listed documents:

  • Marks sheet and school leaving certificate (with attested photocopies)
  • DD of INR 1500 drawn in favor of ‘University of Calcutta’.
  • Caste of Reservation Certificate (if applicable)

 How to Apply for Calcutta University  Admission

Application form for courses can be filled online by visiting the official website of Calcutta University. Follow the  steps to fill the application form:

  1. Visit the official website of Calcutta University.
  2. Fill and submit the application form online.
  3. Pay the application fee of INR 100 (INR 50 for reserved categories)

Note: For MA in Museology and students applying under Sports and Foreign Quota. The application form can be obtained from the Office of the Secretary (Alipore Campus).

Documents Required

  • Self-attested copies of Marks sheet
  • Category Certificate (SC/ST/PWD)
  • PWD Certificate and Sports Certificate in original (If applicable)
  • For M.Com course, preference for Day & Evening shift and Preference for Special Paper in 2nd Year

Calcutta University 2021 Exam Pattern

The examination for PG courses will be conducted in online (computer-based) mode. Students will get 1 hour to complete the exam. Total 50 multiple choice type questions will be asked in the paper. 2 marks will be allotted for each right answer. 0.5 marks will get deducted for each incorrect answer.

For UG courses, no entrance test will be held so candidates will be selected based on qualifying marks. WBJEE scores will be considered for B.Tech admission.

Calcutta University Admission 2021 Application form

Students looking admission into Calcutta University will have to fill the online application form. CU will publish the online application form on the official website. Students to fill the valid details required in the form and have to upload scanned images of photograph and signature in their prescribed format. After submitting the details and images, aspirants will have to pay the online application fee as per the courses. After that, the application form is to sent along with the documents required to the University before the last date.

Calcutta University UG Admission 2021

CU Admission 2021 will be done in the month of May –June 2021 by the University of Calcutta.  Calcutta University organizes admission process for various UG & PG level programmes can be check here. Admission into B.Tech course is done through WBJEE scores. Students must read this article for updated details like dates, application, eligibility criteria and much more regarding Calcutta University Admission 2021.

Calcutta University offers many programs at UG level such as B.Ed., B.Lib.Sc, B.Sc, BA, B.Com and BA-LL.B. The Students willing to take admission in any of these courses can apply online on the official website of the university. The admission to BA-LL.B, B.Li.Sc and Integrated B.Li.Sc is based on the score in Admission Test. BA, B.Sc & B.Com admission is fully merit-Based.

Calcutta University PG Admission 2021

Calcutta University provides admission to MA, M.Com, M.Sc, M.Li.Sc and LL.M in many disciplines at PG level. Application form can be filled in online or offline modes. The basic eligibility for PG courses is a pass in a Bachelor’s degree in the relatablle disciplines.

CU Reservation 2021

CU also offers Course-wise reservation to different categories. Reservation criteria is given below:

Category Reservation
SC 22%
ST 6%
PWD 3%
OBC-A 10%
OBC-B 7%
Sports Quota 8 seats are the book for Arts stream and 4 for M. Com students.
Military Quota 5 seats are for Children of Ex-Servicemen
Foreign Quota  5% seats are reserved for the children of Indian Worker in Gulf


For more information, you may look to the college website. The official website link is provided, CLICK HERE. Keep visiting us for more information. We will soon update the latest info. Do comment on your doubt in the comment section. Thank you!


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