Examination Structure


All the students of General Degree Course in both Science and Arts have to qualify in Compulsory English and Compulsory Bengali / Alternative English/Hindi Examination of 50 marks each at the end of the 1 year of study and in Environmental Studies of 50 marks at the end of the third year. Besides the compulsory subjects, each General Course student is to study 3 combination subjects consisting of 4 papers of 100 marks in three parts(1+2+1). For Honours Students, the number of combination subjects to be studied is two only (1+2). In addition to the combination subjects Honours students are to read 2 papers in the 1st year (Part 1), 2 papers in the 2nd year (Part 2) and 4 papers in the 3rd year (Part3)(2+2+4).

The pattern and distribution of marks for Part-I, Part-II & Part-III (Both Honours & General) is given in the following table-

Semester Hons. General
Part - I Compulsory English -50 Compulsory English -50
Compulsory Bengali -50 Compulsory Bengali -50

Hons. Paper -200

Genera 1-300
General -200
Part - II Hons. -200 General -600
General -400
Part - III Hons -400 General -300
Env.Studies -50 Env.Studies -50