Charuchandra College has been christened after the Late Charuchandra Chattopadhyay, a notable Indian nationalist. It has its history embedded in the country’s post-partition scenario, when Dr. Satyendra Nath Roy and some other eminent academicians of Dacca University and its affiliated colleges initiated to establish a college in South Kolkata to cater the needs of migrant refugees from erstwhile East Pakistan.
The abiding motto of Charuchandra College is ALTIORAPETO –I SEEK HIGHER LIFE. This motto is conceived not in merely rhetorical terms that reiterate a zealous spirit, but real-life maneuvers, aimed at the all-round physical and mental growth of a student, by mingling knowledge of science with society.
To make the Institution a prime centre not only for learning but also for other co-curricular activities like sports and culture
Making our students good citizens of the future—are inculcated among the learners, our primary stakeholders
Charuchandra College offers Honours and General Courses in Arts, Science & Commerce Streams. The Honours Courses include Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Economics, Zoology, Botany, Bengali, English, Political Science, Accountancy besides its General Courses
The college admits students whose eligibility depends entirely on their academic attainments. Online Admission forms and schedule will be available immediately after publication of result of WBCHSE. Selection will be strictly on the basis of Merit.
Charuchandra College have always encouraged the students to participate in the cultural events more and more. The students and teachers together have staged many plays, lok nritya, musical events and dance-dramas. The NSS team has received accolades for its various social activities.