Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Presidency university


Presidency University panel gets sexual harassment complaint against professor

July 20, 2022 4:01 am

Presidency University registrar Debajyoti Konar told mediapersons, “The ICC of Presidency University has received a complaint on this matter. They [ICC] have ensured to take all necessary steps following appropriate procedures.”

Student leader’s death: SFI intensifies stir, ‘black day’ at Aliah University

February 27, 2022 5:26 am

Outside Presidency University, SFI members burnt an effigy of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee while holding banners and placards denouncing the incident. They also demanded a CBI investigation into the death of the student leader.

Kolkata: Presidency University students withdraw 96-hour sit-in after authorities accept free jab demand

September 11, 2021 3:05 pm

Since free vaccination of every student was the prerequisite to begin any on-campus academic activity, this was the main demand of the agitating students which has been accepted by the administration of the state university.

Presidency University to admit students to UG courses based on board marks

August 04, 2021 10:55 am

For economics and statistics, students will be admitted based on their higher secondary or equivalent 12th standard board marks. Aspirants can submit online applications till 3 pm on August 20, it said. 

Presidency University students' unions oppose Bengal board's decision not to conduct entrance exams

July 12, 2021 9:09 pm

The announcement of the joint entrance examinations board came after the government directed the state universities in a virtual meeting to admit students for undergraduate courses solely on the basis of class 12 board marks. 

PUSU demands Presidency University authorities waive semester fee in view of COVID-19 situation

May 13, 2021 2:05 pm

The SFI-controlled PUSU also demanded that the fees paid by the students in their previous semester be refunded as soon as possible, to help them financially.

Gheraoed for 6 days, Presidency University dean leaves campus as students sleep

February 20, 2020 1:55 pm

The superintendent and assistant superintendent of the two hostels had offered to step down citing inability to work in the wake of protests but their resignations have not been accepted yet, a Presidency official said.

Had no doubt that Abhijit Banerjee would get Nobel Prize, says friend and IUCAA director

October 15, 2019 9:16 am

Talking to The Indian Express, Raychaudhury said, Banerjee was a kind of person who would have been at the top regardless of whichever subject he had taken.

Kolkata: Presidency University students screen Ram ke Naam without permission

August 31, 2019 11:20 am

The students had initially chosen the portico of the University’s main campus as the venue for the screening after the administration did not approve the event. However, they changed the venue at the last moment.

Top 5 West Bengal entrance exams for Class 12 students; conducted by WBJEEB

February 14, 2019 1:13 pm

This is a list of the most important entrance exams in West Bengal in which a student can appear after class 12 studies


Colourful dissent: How graffiti plays a role in Presidency's resistance

January 27, 2020 10:21 am

Graffiti is one of the strongest tools to protest and in view of the current political situation, Jadavpur and Presidency university students are making full use of it.