4(a). A candidate who has passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) or its equivalent Examination is eligible to
seek admission to the 1st year of the 3 year (six semesters) B.A. (Honours / General) Course of
Studies provided he/she has also passed in English having full marks not being less than 100 and
fulfills the conditions as laid down in Clauses 5.
Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) Vocational examination conducted
by the West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education and Training shall be eligible to seek
admission to the B.A. (General) 1st year Course of Studies taking the subjects under Humanities
However, no candidate shall be allowed admission after a lapse of more than 5 years from the
year of passing the previous qualifying examination.
Explanation: The year of admission shall not be taken into account while calculating five years from
the year of passing the previous qualifying Examination.
(b). Students who have passed the Higher Secondary (10+2) Examination or its equivalent from the All
India Boards/Councils (i.e. CBSE, ISC and National Institute of Open Schooling) need not require to
submit Migration Certificate for getting Registration under this University.
5. For the purpose of determining eligibility for admission to the B.A.(Honours / General) Courses,
aggregate marks shall be calculated by adding the marks in top-four subjects in order of marks
secured by a candidate. Marks in compulsory Environmental Education/Studies shall not be taken
into account for calculation of aggregate marks. However, if the subject “Environmental Science” is
studied as an elective subject of 100 marks, it may be taken into account for the purpose of
determining the aggregate marks.
(a). A candidate taking up Honours Course in a subject must have obtained :
i. A minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate and 45% marks in the subject or related subject at the
previous qualifying examination [in case of B.Mus. (Hons.) 45% marks in the aggregate and 45%
marks in the subject Music, in the previous qualifying examination]
ii. 55% marks in the subject or related subject at the previous qualifying examination [in case of B.Mus.
(Hons.) 50% marks in the subject Music at the previous qualifying examination.]
iii. 50% marks in the aggregate when the candidate has not studied the subject in his/her previous
qualifying examination provided all other clauses are satisfied [in case of B.Mus. (Hons.) - 45% marks
in the aggregate when the candidate has not studied the subject Music in the pre-qualifying
examination. Candidates shall be admitted on the basis of the Admission Test to be conducted by the
College Authority concerned.]
(b). Candidates belonging to Reserved Categories taking up Honours Course of Study must have
obtained a minimum of 40% marks in the aggregate or 40% marks in the subject or related subjects at
the previous qualifying examination, as the case may be.