Loreto College
7, Sir William Jones Sarani (formerly Middleton Row),
Kolkata 700071

B.Ed. Admission : 2016-2018 Information Sheet

Please Read this sheet carefully before filling in the application form. This sheet is to be retained by the applicant for reference.


B.A., B.Sc. / M.A. , M.Sc. Degree of a UGC-recognised University with three subjects and an Indian language (or another Language subject in lieu thereof) With 50% in the aggregate. The Applicant should have Studied at the degree level, the school subject for which she is opting.

Compulsory language is not usually an adequate qualification for language teaching. Elective or Honours level is needed.

Applicants holding a degree from UGC-recognized Universities other than those under the West Bengal Directorate must obtain an Eligibility certificate / letter from Calcutta University and the Migration Certificate from their respective Universities before admission. Applicants from any UGC-recognized University within West Bengal other than Calcutta University require a Migration Certificate without which admission will not be granted.

Deputed teachers teaching classes IX and XII from recognised schools are also considered

The Prospectus and Admission Form will be available to those selected for admission after the Interview.


Application Fees has to be paid On-line at State Bank Of India .

Reserved Seats: Christians, PWD, SC*, ST*

Relaxation of the percentage of marks for reserved category candidates will be as per State Government rules.

* Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribes from States other than West Bengal will not get the reservation facility for SC/ST

Age: Freshers-not more than 40 years as on June 30,2016,

Deputed candidates (age: no bar) will be considered.

School Subjects

ANY of the following :

Hindi , Bengali, English, History, Geography, Economics with an aggregate of 50% for candidates belonging to General Category, at the B.A.,B.Sc. /M.A., M/Sc. degree level.Mode of admission is based on the Total score obtained from Secondary, H.S., Graduation and Post-Graduation.

Other Requirements

Fluency and accuracy in English - as Teaching Practice is done only in English medium schools.
The medium of instruction in Loreto College is English.

Punctuality, regularity in attendance and a sense of responsibility and commitment are essential

The B.Ed. course is a strenuous one.

Anyone who does not intend to complete the course should not join as this deprives another applicant of the opportunity to train.

Required attendance as per Calcutta University regulation need to be obtained and to pass the College Selection Examination are necessary conditions for being presented for University Examination.

A period of Community Service is compulsory.

Admissions will be made on merit, based on performance at the University examinations, written test and interview.

Please Note:

College Hours

8.30 a.m. 4.00 p.m.

There are few seats available in the College Hostel for Christian students only.

Hostels are also available within 2 kms radius of the College.

The maximum number of seats in Loreto College for the B.Ed course (2016-2018) is 50.