A Christian Minority Higher Educational Institution, St. Xavier’s was founded in 1860 by a Catholic Minority Religious body, the Society of Jesus, and was affiliated to Calcutta University in 1862. While preference is shown to the educational and cultural needs of the Minority community, admission is open to all irrespective of caste, creed and nationality! St. Xavier’s College offers UG and PG courses under five faculties : Arts, Science, Commerce, Business Administration, and Education. It also offers various professional certificate and diploma courses under Career Oriented Programmes and Computer Centre. St. Xavier’s offers Ph.d in Physics, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Commerce.
Area of Excellence
Teaching Learning, Research and Publication, Catering to Underprivileged, Outreach, Committed support staff.
Research Capability and Focus Area
Notable Research / Publication
Oxford, Pearson, Gale Virtual Reference Library e-books, Online Sage journals, INFLIBNET-NLIST, CMIE-PROWESS, Economic Outlook, Down to Earth, Indian Academy of Sciences