The College: A Brief Resume

Bethuadahari College was established on October 6, 1986. Initially the college was affiliated to the University of Calcutta. In 1999, it is affiliated to the University of Kalyani. It is an undergraduate college associated with the University of Kalyani. The enlightened citizens, local traders, poor villagers, marginal farmers, landless agricultural laborers, vendors, hawkers, rickshaw pullers, porters etc. contributed a lot to set up the college either by means of giving/extending financial help or offering manual labor. Even the local rural unemployed youth offered their labor voluntarily for construction work of the college. The college proudly acknowledges their contributions and honours the sentiment of the surrounding people.

The college started its journey with commerce stream. Thereafter, other subjects like History, Bengali, Political Science, Sociology, Philosophy, and English in B.A. Course were introduced. Initially the college when it was affiliated to the University of Calcutta introduced Honours Courses in Accountancy as well as History.

The University of Kalyani gave their permission to our College to introduce some Honours Courses in different subjects. As a consequence, Honours Courses in Geography, Bengali and Political Science have been introduced at enhanced rate. The college authority has been contemplating to introduce many more Honours Courses keeping in view the interests of the students.

At the inception, the students were very few. Many teachers and teaching assistants willingly/voluntarily rendered free services at that time. The classes initially commenced in JCM High School for the time being and then the classes were held at “Sat Sanga Ashram” which is situated in the vicinity of the college. As and when the construction of the college building was partially completed, the classes immediately started at the new building.

The college possesses serene environment for study. The institution is situated in a rural backdrop. It is located at Bethuadahari, Nadia, which is around 2 kilometers * away from 34, National Highway and also from Bethuadahari Railway Station.

The college is known for its open access to the students from all strata of the society i.e. various communities and income groups. It has been playing a predominant role in providing quality education to the Students. The results of the University Examinations of the yesteryears are notable which have been possible due to the sincere efforts of, our dedicated teachers. This apart, the contribution of teaching assistant (for keeping close touch with the entire gamut of students) since the establishment of this temple of education, cannot be gainsaid. The college offers UG courses in the faculties of Arts and Commerce.