Nestled in a quiet corner of busy locality in South Kolkata, Deshbandhu College for Girls has continually contributed to the spread of higher education among women for more than fifty years. The college is affiliated to Calcutta University, one of the oldest universities in India established in 1857 and known by its high standards countrywide.
The college has a very peaceful ambience ideal for serious academic pursuits. The infrastructure is adequate to make the students comfortable. It has a well stocked library with a rich reference section and a departmental library for each of the departments offering Honours course. The departments have several audio-visual teaching aids to make learning enjoyable and beneficial to the students. The college also has high-end computer laboratories to equip the students with the technical advancements.
We have opened a girls’ hostel inside the college premises that provides comfortable accomodation for students coming from distant areas.We are also in the process of providing the students with a new canteen and common room block.
The college offers both Honours and General Degree Courses in most of the major subjects in the Humaniities. It also offers Honours Degree Course in Commerce and a professional and employment-oriented course like BBA. Besides studies, the college also takes particular care in developing the overall personality of the students. Cultural functions, sports , academic seminars career cunseling programmes and a host of student activities are held throughout the academic sessions.