Admission Criteria

B.A.  / B.Sc. / B.Com. Honours & General Courses in the undernoted subjects
Honours Subjects  Eligibility for Admission : Requirement of Minimum Marks Obtained in 10+2 Examination Calculation of Score** for Merit List
General Elective Subject Combination: Choose any Two Subjects taking not more than One from any Group. At least one of the combination subjects should be non-language. Language subjects are Bengali, English, Sanskrit, Urdu, Arabic & Persian. *
HUMANITIES Gen / OBC-A & B SC/ST
Arabic 50% in Aggregate &  50% in Arabic  40% in Aggregate &  40% in Arabic Aggregate + Arabic Gr-I: History/ Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Political Science
Gr-III: Philosophy
Gr-IV: English
Gr-V: Bengali / Urdu
Bengali 50% in Aggregate & 50% marks in Bengali 40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in Bengali Aggregate + Bengali Gr-I: History / Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Sociology/ Arabic / Persian/ Sanskrit
Gr-III: Political Science
Gr-IV: Philosophy
Gr-V: English
English 60% in Aggregate & 60% marks in English 40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in English Aggregate + English Gr-I: History / Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Sociology/Arabic/Persian/Sanskrit
Gr-III: Political Science
Gr-IV: Philosophy 
Gr-V: Bengali / Urdu
History 50% in Aggregate & 50% marks in History / English 40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in History / English Aggregate  + History or English whichever is higher Gr-I: Sociology, Arabic, Persian, Sanskrit
Gr-II: Political Science
Gr-III: Philosophy
Gr-IV: English
Gr-V: Bengali / Urdu
Islamic History & Culture 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in History/Islamic History & Culture or 55% marks in History / Islamic History & Culture or 50% marks in the aggregate when the candidate has not studied the subject in his / her previous qualifying examination. 40% in Aggregate Aggregate  Gr-I: Sociology, Arabic, Persian, Sanskrit
Gr-II: Political Science
Gr-III: Philosophy
Gr-IV: English
Gr-V: Bengali / Urdu
Persian 50% in Aggregate &  45% in Persian / Urdu 40% in Aggregate &  40% in Persian / Urdu Aggregate + Persian or Urdu whichever is higher Gr-I: History/ Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Political Science
Gr-III: Philosophy
Gr-IV: English
Gr-V: Bengali / Urdu
Philosophy 50% in Aggregate & 50% marks in Philosophy/ Psychology/ Mathematics/  Political science / Education / Sociology 40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in Philosophy/ Psychology/ Mathematics/  Political science / Education / Sociology Aggregate + Philosophy / Psychology / Mathematics / Political science / Education / Sociology whichever is higher Gr-I: History/ Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Sociology/ Arabic / Persian / Sanskrit
Gr-III: Economics
Gr-IV: Political Sc.
Gr-V: English
Gr-VI: Bengali/Urdu
Political Science 50% in Aggregate & 50% marks in Political Science / English 40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in Political Science / English Aggregate + Political Science or English whichever is higher Gr-I: History/ Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Sociology / Arabic / Persian / Sanskrit
Gr-III: Economics
Gr-IV: Philosophy
Gr-V: English
Gr-VI: Bengali/Urdu
Sanskrit 50% in Aggregate 40% in Aggregate Aggregate  Gr-I: History/ Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Economics
Gr-III: Political Sc.
Gr-IV: Philosophy
Gr-V: English 
Gr-VI: Bengali/ Urdu
Sociology*** 50% in Aggregate & 50% marks in Sociology / English [Candidates with any commerce subject at 10+2 level are not eligible for admission]  40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in Sociology / English Aggregate + Sociology or English whichever is higher Gr-I: History/ Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Political Science
Gr-III: Philosophy
Gr-IV: English
Gr-V: Bengali / Urdu
Urdu 50% in Aggregate & 50% marks in Urdu 40% in Aggregate & 40% marks in Urdu Aggregate + Urdu Gr-I: History / Islamic History & Culture
Gr-II: Sociology/ Arabic / Persian/ Sanskrit
Gr-III: Political Science
Gr-IV: Philosophy
Gr-V: English
SCIENCE  
Botany 55% in Aggregate & 60% in Botany/ Biology/ Biotechnology   40% in Aggregate & 40% in Botany/ Biology/ Biotechnology   Aggregate + Botany/ Biology/ Biotechnology whichever is higher Gr-I: Chemistry
Gr-II: Zoology
Chemistry 60% in Aggregate  & 60% in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics each   40% in Aggregate  & 40% in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics each Aggregate + Chemistry + Mathematics Gr-I: Physics
Gr-II: Mathematics
Economics 50% in Aggregate & 50% in Mathematics or 50% in Aggregate & 50% in Business mathematics (who has passed Business economics also) for West Bengal board and 50% in Aggregate & 50% in Mathematics / Business mathematics for other boards. 40% in Aggregate & 40% in Mathematics or 40% in Aggregate & 40% in Business mathematics (who has passed Business economics also) for West Bengal board and 40% in Aggregate & 40% in Mathematics / Business mathematics for other boards Aggregate + Mathematics /  Business Mathematics whichever is higher Gr-I: Mathematics
Gr-II: Statistics / Political Science
Mathematics 60% in Aggregate  & 60% in Mathematics 40% in Aggregate  & 40% in Mathematics Aggregate + Mathematics /  Business Mathematics Gr-I: Physics
Gr-II: Chemistry / Statistics
Microbiology 60% in Aggregate & 60% in Chemistry   40% in Aggregate & 40% in Chemistry   Aggregate + Chemistry  Gr-I: Chemistry
Gr-II: Physics / Mathematics / Botany / Zoology
Physics  60% in Aggregate  & 60% in Physics & Mathematics each 40% in Aggregate  & 40% in Physics & Mathematics each  Aggregate + Physics  + Mathematics Gr-I: Chemistry
Gr-II: Mathematics / Statistics
Statistics 50% in Aggregate & 50% in Statistics / Mathematics/  Business Mathematics   40% in Aggregate & 40% in Statistics / Mathematics / Business Mathematics  Aggregate + Statistics / Mathematics / Business Mathematics whichever is higher Gr-I: Mathematics
Gr-II: Physics / Economics
Zoology 60% in Aggregate & 60% in Zoology/ Biology/ Biotechnology   40% in Aggregate & 40% in Zoology/ Biology/ Biotechnology   Aggregate + Zoology/ Biology/ Biotechnology whichever is higher
Gr-I: Chemistry
Gr-II: Botany
COMMERCE  
Accounting &
Finance
 60% in Aggregate  &  60% in related subject   40% in Aggregate &  40% in related subject  Aggregate + Accountancy/ Accounts/ Mathematics whichever is higher Compulsory Elective Subjects
Group I & Group II
         
General Subjects  Eligibility for Admission : Requirement of Minimum Marks Obtained in 10+2 Examination Calculation of Score** for Merit List
General Elective Subject Combination: Choose any Two Subjects taking not more than One from any Group. At least one of the combination subjects should be non-language. Language subjects are Bengali, English, Sanskrit, Urdu, Arabic & Persian
HUMANITIES Gen / OBC-A & B SC/ST
Arabic
(General)
40% in Aggregate & 30% in Arabic/Urdu
(Candidates having Arabic in 10+2 studies  will be given first preference) 
40% in Aggregate & 30% in Arabic/Urdu
(Candidates having Arabic in 10+2 studies  will be given first preference)
Aggregate  Arabic and any two from (i), (ii) & (iii)
(i) Bengali/Urdu
(ii)English/Philosophy/ Political Science
(iii) History/ Islamic History &
Culture
Persian
(General)
40% in Aggregate & 30% in Persian/Urdu
(Candidates having Persian in 10+2 studies  will be given first preference)
40% in Aggregate & 30% in Persian/Urdu
(Candidates having Persian in 10+2 studies  will be given first preference)
Aggregate  Persian and any two from (i), (ii) &
(iii)
(i) Bengali/Urdu
(ii)English/ Philosophy/ Economics
(iii) History/ Islamic History &
Culture
* At least one of the combination subjects should be non-language.
**Aggregate calculated by adding the marks in top-four subjects. Marks in compulsory Environmental Education/ Studies shall not be taken into account for calculation of aggregate marks unless it is studied as an elective subject of 100 marks.
*** Candidates who passed 10+2 level examination with at least one commerce subject are not eligible for admission in Sociology Honours
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