Maulana Azad College, Kolkata

MAC Kolkata - Maulana Azad College

  • Kolkata, West Bengal
  • ESTD 1926
  • NAAC
  • Government

Facilities available in College

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

  • Classrooms

Major Courses Offered by College

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Arts [B.A] {Hons.}
3Years Full Time 50 Seats Per Course
6.0 ₹1,180 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}
3Years Full Time 21 Seats Per Course
6.0 ₹1,617 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Arts [BA]
3Years Full Time 64 Seats Per Course
6.0 ₹872 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.} (Accounting and Finance)
3Years Full Time 64 Seats Per Course
6.0 ₹1,304 per year Apply Now
Master of Arts [M.A]
2Years Full Time
6.0 ₹1,920 per year Apply Now
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Zoology)
2Years Full Time
6.0 ₹2,370 per year Apply Now

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Dr. Bijoy Krishna Roy
Dr. Kabita Chanda
Associate Professor and Head, Department of Bengali
Dr. Niloy Bakshi
Assistant Professor , Department of Bengali
Prof. Abhijit Sharma Roy
Assistant Professor, Department of English
Prof. Pritha Chakraborty
Assistant Professor, Department of English
Md. Shahid Jamil
Assistant Professor, Department of Perisan
Prof. Biswarup Mandal
Assistant Professor, Department of Sanskrit
Dr. Md. Humayun Jamil Khan
Associate Professor, Department of Urdu
Prof. Dhananjoy Bhattacharjee
Assistant Professor, Department of History
Dr. Sanghamitra Dasgupta
Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy
Prof. Alok Das
Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

About College

Maulana Azad College was established on December 9, 1926. The college functions under the administrative control of The Higher Education Department, Government of West Bengal. Maulana Azad College inherits a history of progressive development since December 9, 1926, when Islamia College was founded by Lord Lytton, the then Governor of Bengal. Immediately after independence, the College was renamed Central Calcutta College and its doors were opened to all students irrespective of caste, creed and religion. In 1960, the college was renamed Maulana Azad College in memory of the great national leader and eminent scholar, Maulana Abul Kalam Azad.

  • Vision of the college is “To strive for inclusiveness and to be trusted as one of the premier state educational service providers for all including the underprivileged and minorities”
  • Mission of the college is "To strive for excellence and to provide our students with best of the opportunities of learning and to yearn for inculcating the spirit of joy of learning beyond the boundaries”
  • The college is located at the heart of Kolkata, short distance from Esplanade, Sealdah, Park Street and College Street
  • The college has been affiliated to the University of Calcutta since its inception.

International collaboration -

Number of collaborations with National Institutions

11(Universities and Research Institutes)

Number of collaborations with International Institutions



Extracurricular activities -

  • NSS
  • Sports and Games
  • Educational Tour

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Festivals -

  • MAC Fest
  • Saraswati puja
  • Miladun -Nabi
  • Mushaira
  • Milanutsav

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Scholarships -

Maulana Azad National Scholarship Scheme for Girls belonging to Minorities is provided by Maulana Azad Education Foundation (MAEF) which is funded by the Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India

  • The amount of scholarship will be Rs. 12,000 which will be released in two installments of Rs. 6,000/- each
  • Only Girl Students belonging to National Minorities (i.e. Muslims, Christians, Buddhists, Sikhs, Parsis) can apply
  • Candidate should have secured not less than 55% marks (in aggregate) in the secondary school certificate examination (Class xth) conducted by any recognized Centre/State Board of Secondary Education
  • Family income of the student from all sources should be less than Rs. 1,00,000 in the preceding financial year.

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Contact Details

Phone No: 033- 22443737
8, Rafi Ahmed Kidwai Road
Kolkata - 700013
West Bengal , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Bowbazar More bus stand 1.04Km
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