UGC-SPONSORED MERGED SCHEME
HAS BEEN RUNNING IN OUR INSTITUTION SINCE THE ACADEMIC SESSION 2010-11.
IT OPERATES MAINLY IN THE FOLLOWING FOUR SECTORS:
UGC sponsored Remedial Coaching Cell where economically backward
students belonging to SC/ST category are given coaching free of cost.
Classes are held after college hours and during holidays. This
opportunity is also extended to the academically and economically
backward students of different departments. This cell is looked after
and monitored by Prof. Tushar Kanti Roy. Both in-house and external
teachers are allotted the responsibility of taking classes in this
scheme and they are remunerated from the UGC recurring fund.
UGC sponsored Entry in Service Cell where economically backward
students belonging to SC/ST category, ex- students and needy students of
the locality are given coaching free of cost for appearing in different
competitive examinations like School Service Commission, West Bengal
Civil Service Commission, Railway Staff Selection Examination,
Staff-Selection Commission Examination etc. Students are coached in
batches and they are selected on the basis of merit, eagerness and
financial insolvency. Prior notices are issued from time to time before a
new batch starts. Prof. Mahuya Maji is officer-in-charge of this cell.
UGC sponsored Career Counselling cell where students of this
college are provided with counselling about their future prospects and
the market viability regarding the course of study. They are also guided
on how to adjust themselves to adverse situations. Seminars, workshops
and special training programmes are organized to train them to face
adversities. Prof. Satabdi Biswas supervises the activities of this
The Equal-Opportunity Cell manages and controls the activities of
the above three cells. It ensures that the cells area all abiding by the
laid down policies and guidelines of the UGC Merged Scheme. The cell
also ensures equal rights and opportunities to all category of students
voluntarily enrolled to receive the benefits of the schemes. Prof. Sumit
Mukherjee is the officer-in-charge of the Equal-Opportunity Cell.