On 01.02.2023, a collaboration agreement was signed between Students’ Activity Cell, Bethune College, and Kanyashree Cell, Office of the District Magistrate, Hooghly, in which the college will help to form a Debate Society for the Kanyashree Girls of District of Hooghly. This is an excellent outreach programme which would benefit a large number of girl students under Kanyashree scheme and help to fulfil the basic objective of women empowerment of the scheme.
The girls will be mentored by our teacher and student members of the Quiz and Debate Club (run by Students’ Activity Cell) through workshops for six months which will be followed by a competition. Winners will be awarded on Kanyashree Dibas 14th August, 2023.
Dr. Anushila Hazra Bhattacharya, Officer-in-charge, Bethune
College, and Dr. P. Deepap Priya, District Magistrate, Hooghly,
signed the agreement on behalf of the two offices.
Scottish Church College
Collaboration Agreement between Dept of History, Bethune College and Dept of History, Scottish Church College dated 17 May 2022. View PDF
Webel (WBEIDC) is the nodal agency of the Government of West Bengal for developing Information Technology, Electronics and ITES industries in the State and creating value for the citizens. WBEIDC Ltd., a Government of West Bengal Undertaking, is the IT & Electronics Education and Training arm of West Bengal Electronics Industry Development Corporation (Webel). WIL is one of the very few organizations in India, imparting education and training for more than two decades. Since 2006-07 WBEIDC-WIL division in collaboration with Bethune College offers a 120 hours on-campus DIPLOMA course in Computer Application, at a very affordable rate. It is held during college hours. Assessment of students is based on a gradation system. View More
Approval towards introduction of Computer Classes by the WEBEL at Bethune College dated 06 January 2006. View PDF
Bengal Bratachari Society, Kolkata
The Bratachari movement was a movement for spiritual and social improvement in India initiated by Gurusaday Dutt in 1932. It was a comprehensive programme of physical, mental, and intellectual culture, based on folk traditions through physical exercise, art, dance, drama, music, singing and social service. The Bratacharis undertake to perform good deeds, strengthen fellowship and develop the mind and body through dance. View More
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Between Bethune College Sammilani, Kolkata and Bengal Bratachari Society, Kolkata for Collaborative Bratachari Training Course dated 24 April 2021. View PDF
Hooghly Mohsin College
A Students' Exchange Programme between the Departments of English of Hooghly Mohsin College and Bethune College was organised from June, 2021 to May, 2022. Declarations were submitted by the respective departmental Heads that there would be no clash of interests or monetary transactions in the course of this programme. Students of both institutions attended classes jointly and greatly benefited from the experience, as found from the feedback received at the end of each cycle of classes. It was a motivating and inspiring experience for teachers to teach students of two different institutions in the same class. As an extension of the exchange programme, a webinar was jointly organised on graphic literature, which is now a part of both UG and PG syllabi in the universities to which the two institutions are affiliated. It is hoped that more such students' exchange programmes will be held in future.
On behalf of the Postgraduate Department of English, Bethune College, Kolkata, I hereby declare that there shall be no clash of interests where students are concerned, in the course of the student exchange programme with Hooghly Mohsin College. View PDF
Regarding a proposal on Student Exchange Program proposed by the Department of English, Hooghly Mohsin College. View PDF
Webinar organised by Departments of English, Hooghly Mohsin College and Bethune College View PDF
Students' Exchange Programme PG Departments of English, Hooghly Mohsin College and Bethune College View PDF
Rotary Club of Ganga Heritage and Surendranath College
Thalassemia Awareness Seminar
A seminar on 'Thalassemia Awareness' was organized in collaboration with Rotary Club of Ganga Heritage and NSS Unit, Surendranath College, Kolkata on 23.04.2022. The speaker was Dr. Ramendu Hom Chaudhury, MS Specialization Orthopaedic Sri Aurobindo Seva Kendra.
Rotary Club of Ganga Heritage and Shivananda Health Society
A Health Camp was organized fon 9.3.2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for students and staff of College in collaboration with Rotary Club of Ganga Heritage, Kolkata and Shivananda Health Society. Health checkups like Height, Weight, Blood Pressure, Eye, General health care, blood sugar, naturopathy and mental health care were arranged. About 163 persons including student and staff of the college were benefited by the checkup.
Scottish Church College and HCG EKO Cancer Centre
Breast Awareness Webinar
The NSS unit of Scottish Church College have jointly organized a Breast Awareness Webinar with the NSS unit of Bethune College in collaboration with HCG EKO Cancer Centre on 7th December, 2021 from 4:30 pm onwards. View Flyer
Rotary Club of Ganga Heritage, Kolkata
AIDS Awareness Program
An AIDS awareness program was arranged on 1st December from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in collaboration with Rotary Club of Ganga Heritage, Kolkata. Dr. Sumit Poddar, renowned Virologist have shared his views with students, teaching and non-teaching staffs on this occasion.
Sister Nivedita University
Bethune College collaborates with Sister Nivedita University, Department of Hospitality and Tourism on 21st April, 2021 View PDF
Under Graduate Board of Studies in Psychology, University of Calcutta
The Department of Psychology, in collaboration with the Under Graduate Board of Studies in Psychology, University of Calcutta organized a Three-day online Orientation Programme on Psychology Under-Graduate CBCS Semester IV prioritized syllabus on 24th, 25th and 26th November, 2020. A total number of 84 participants including the faculty members of various colleges, affiliated to the University of Calcutta, the faculties of Department of Psychology, CU, and the members of UGBOS in Psychology, C.U. were present in the Programme. The topics from both Psychology Honours and General Courses were thoroughly discussed, and unanimous decisions were taken regarding the areas to be covered in classroom teaching. The teachers from different colleges gave power point presentations on the relevant topics from the syllabi, followed by discussion and clarification of doubts.
Among the faculty members of the Department, Dr. Syamali Sen, Dr. Nilanajana Bagchi and Dr. Mohua Chatterjee acted as the Chairpersons of various sessions on all the three days, and gave valuable suggestions for drawing the guidelines of teaching. Ms. Debanjana Basu gave a presentation on the topic "Data analysis" from the Generic Course, and shared her views with the house.