Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College

Departments of  Bengali


Year of Establishment:

  • General Course: 1923
  • Honours Course: 1979

Programmes/Courses offered: UG (Honours & General)

The department of Bengali Language and Literature has a long prestigious heritage and it has been working continuously to explore and expand human resource in its multiforus potentiality and manifestation by various ways of learning and intellectual activities. This department was known as the department of Modern Indian Languages

Interdisciplinary courses offered: Environmental Studies for all students

Annual/ semester/choice based credit system (programme wise):

  1. Annual System is followed as prescribed by the affiliating Burdwan University upto the session 2016-17.
  2. From the academic session 2017-18 CBCS will be followed as prescribed by the UGC and Affiliating University.

Library: A well-stocked digitized central library and a departmental library are available for free access to students and teachers of the department.  

Internet facilities for Staff &Students:

  1. Wi-Fi facility is available for students and staff in college campus.
  2. Internet facility is available in departmental computer.

Class rooms with ICT facility: Available