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University of Kalyani Kolkata

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Established : 1960 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : AICTE

Overview University of Kalyani Kolkata

University of Kalyani is a state University that was started in Nadia, West Bengal region in the academic year 1960 under the act of The Kalyani University Act 1981 that was enacted by the West Bengal Govt. The university has recognition from UGC and approval from NAAC with an ‘A’ grade & AICTE. The Kalyani University is situated in 360 acres of land in metropolitan setting that is meeting the frontiers of some green rustic regions.

  • The university is well-recognized for offering programs in the areas of Science, Engineering, Commerce, Management, Arts, Fine Arts, Music and Education with numerous specialisms.
  • 44+ institutes or colleges have affiliation to Kalyani University for offering course and to follow up the norms set by it.
  • Kalyani University has been ranked by NIRF with 86th Position amongst the University in India in the year 2018 and is in between 101 to 150 positions in overall.
  • The university can be reached by a 4 km drive from Kalyani Railway Station, 28km drive from Palta Bus Stand and 52 km from Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.

The University is offering many scholarships for the deserving students such as Merit Scholarships, merit-cum-means Scholarship, Girl child Scholarship and many more. The university has various infrastructural facilities provided for the convenience of the students like well- equipped Gymnasium, stocked Library, Auditorium, Hostel and Health Care.


Institute type

State University


Public/ Government

Vice Chancellor

Sankar K Ghosh

Campus area

400 acres


NAAC 'A' grade

Total no. of faculties


No. of students


Courses offered

UG & PG courses


Computer labs, Library, Sports, Labatories, Gym, Cafeteria  etc.

Top recruiters

IBM, Infosys, Wipro, Syntel etc.


87th rank in Universities level

How to reach

1.12 Km from Kalyani Ghoshpara railway station

University of Kalyani Kolkata Course fee structure

ME/MTech - Biotechnology Engineering Request 2 years
ME/MTech - Civil Engineering Request 2 years
MCom - Commerce Request 2 years
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University of Kalyani Kolkata Entrance exams required for Admission 2021

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Asked question

What is the selection criteria for BCA program?
Asked by Bithi Adhikary

replied on 18-Jun-2021 13:10:33

BCA is a three-year program that requires only 10+2 board exams and must have better scores, especially in mathematics, as it is important for a BCA degree.  

What is the admission or selection criteria for courses in KKU?
Asked by Debanjana Paul

replied on 11-Jun-2021 14:02:35

Students seeking admissions for engineering and management programs like B-Tech, M-Tech or MBA needs to have specific criteria of cut-off marks from entrance exams like WBJEE (10+2) for B-Tech admissions, GATE for M-Tech (Graduation + 10 +2)  and MAT (Graduation and 10+2) for MBA admissions with respective specializations.

What is the selection criteria for B Tech admission at the University of Kalyani?
Asked by Rupsha Roy Chowdhury

replied on 14-Jun-2021 17:38:23

B Tech Selection Criteria at the University of Kalyani depends on the rank obtained in WBJEE Entrance Exam. Also, students must get above 45% marks in 10+2 as minimum eligibility criteria. Most importantly, students must meet the cut off eligibility defined by University

University of Kalyani Kolkata WBJEE Cut off

  • B.Tech Information Technology: 754-2649
  • B.Tech Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering: 918-3676
I want direct admission in Kalyani
Asked by Rose Jaiswal

replied on 19-Oct-2020 17:27:24

This is a state university where direct admissions or management quota admissions are not accepted candidates only through merit basis will be able to get seats for the college and the chosen specialisation.

Direct admissions can be taken for MBA?
Asked by Subrata Mandal

replied on 19-Jun-2020 14:31:34

The university is a state university where admissions to MBA in University of Kalyani Kolkata are done only through academic merit and entrance score there is no direct admissions or management quota.

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

033-25822505, 25822510

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Block C, West Bengal, Kalyani , Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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