Students` Achievements 2016

 

Success in  PG Entrance Examinations in Different Renowned Institutions (2016)

Sl. No.

Name of Universities/Institutes

No. of Students

1

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)

1

2

IISC Bangalore

2

3

IIT Kanpur

2

4

IIT Bombay

1

5

IIT Kharagpur

3

6

IIT Madras

3

7

IIT Bhubaneswar

2

8

IIT Indore

1

9

IIT Gandhinagar

2

10

IIT Guwahati

2

11

HRI Allahabad

1

12

ISM Dhanbad

7

13

IISER Pune

1

14

IISER Kolkata

2

15

IISER Mohali

1

16

IISER Tiruvananthapuram

1

17

IISER Bhopal

1

18

Banaras Hindu University (BHU)

3

19

Pondicherry University

10

20

Pune University

1

21

Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS) Kolkata

1

22

University of Hyderabad

6

23

CUCET Rajasthan

1

24

Viswabharati University

2

25

Delhi University

1

26

RKM Vivekananda University

4

 

Other Remarkable Achievements

  • One student acting as research Assistant at UC Berkeley, FRS in 2010, got invitation for research in CERN Lab.
  • About 9 (nine) students are placed in different remarkable universities outside India for doing their Doctoral works during last 5 years.
  • One student in NET-2011 Examination secured 6th Rank.
  • Sri Uddipta Kar, Student of the Physics Department secured 1st position in the M.Tech (Physics) in IIT Kharagpur and got the institute Silver Medal for the session 2015-2016.
  • One Student of our Chemistry PG Department: Diptiman Dinda – Received “SPM Fellowship” in 2011.
  • 3 Students of the Dept. of Physics became the Runners Up in a Physics Quiz Competition Sci-Phi, Organised by Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur in 2016.
  • One student secured 1st position in the Public Service Commission Examination conducted by WBPSC in 2016.
  • Students of the Department of Zoology participated in the Quiz competition in  ‘ZOOQUEST’,  jointly organized by W.B. Biodiversity Board,  Zoology Department, University of Calcutta and  Zoological Society, Calcutta and stood Second in 2016.
  • Sri Prasanna Dutta stood 1st for Young Graduate for leadership in Biotechnology programme 2013 at SOA University, Bhubaneswar, Orissa on February 8th and 9th, 2013.
  • Sri Tuhin Chatterjee, Research fellow in Botany, secured 1st position in Poster presentation competition in UGC-DST sponsored National seminar on Bio diversity: Threats and conservation through traditional and Biotechnological approaches held on February 4th to 6th 2012, at Kolkata.
  • Sri Sourav Kundu stood 1st and Sri Animesh Santra stood 2nd   in Poster competition (Vivekananda, The Nation Builder) at Asutosh College organized by Asutosh College in February- 2013.
  • Seven students of the Department of Physics received prizes in Quiz, Creative writing, Scientific Model competition organized by Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur, Kolkata in 2015.
  • 2 students got Above Cut Off Marks for Part-A in National Graduate Physics Examination (NGPE) -2016
  • Three of our Ist Year students, Ritam Paul, Soumyadeep Roy from the Dept. of Mathematics and Samir Sarkar from the Dept. of  Physics received the Third Prize in a Poster Competition on Growth of Mathematics in the 19th Century organized by Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira, Belur Math in 2016
  • Avinava Kundu, a Ist Year B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons.) student, qualified as one of the six candidates selected from all over India for the final round of National Level Essay Writing Contest organized by The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) at Allahabad.
  • Anirban Basak, a student of the Department of Zoology received the 2nd Prize in Poster Presentation in a National Seminar on Life & Works of Sir Asutosh Mookerjee organised by Dept. of Pure Mathematics, University of Calcutta, Indian Association for Cultivation of Science, Bose Institute & Vivekananda Vijnan Mission (West Bengal chapter of Vijnan Bharati) in 2015.
  • Dr. Partha Sarathi Saha, a Research Scholar working under Dr. Biswajit Ghosh, Dept. of Botany of our College has been awarded the prestigious National Post Doctoral Fellowship by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), New Delhi.

 

Students’ achievements (2016-17)

 

                           i.            Inter-College Poster Competition  Award

Rajnath Das, Ist Year, Zoology (Hons.) secured the Second Position in Inter-College Poster Competition on ‘Sister Nivedita: Faces & Facets’ organized by Bethune College, Kolkata on 7th February, 2017 to commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Sister Nivedita. 

                         ii.            ZOOQUEST-2017 Champion

Three students from our Dept. of Zoology:  Pradipta Kumar Ghosh, Koustav Bhattacharjee, Debojyoty Ghosh stood first in the Quiz Competition ‘ZOOQUEST’ jointly organized by W.B. Biodiversity Board,  Zoology Department, University of Calcutta and  Zoological Society, Calcutta.

                       iii.            Best Presenter in International Conference, Dhaka

Sk. Moquammel Haque, Research Scholar, Dept. of Botany was selected as the best presenter in the session-1 (In-vitro regeneration and micropropagation of economically important crops and medicinal plants) in the 8th International Plant Tissue Culture & Biotechnology Conference on Biotechnology for Innovative Agriculture and Food Security (3-5 December, 2016) held at Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. 

                       iv.            Best Presenter Award of Bio-Scope 2017

The Best Presenter Award of Bio-scope 2017 organised by Zoological Society of Kolkata and University of Calcutta was secured by Mriganka Guha Roy, Arindam Sengupta, Debajyoti Saha, Tanmoy Bhowmick and Raja Babu Karmakar from Dept. of Zoology of our College for their presentation of their model on "Understanding the Behaviour of Ants during Natural Calamities through Colony Optimization Model.”

                         v.            NGPE State Topper

Rohit Mukherjee, IIIrd Year Physics (Hons.) became the State Topper in  National Graduate Physics Examination 2017 being placed in Top 1% among 774 students appearing from West Bengal. It is to be noted that our College was a centre for NGPE.

                       vi.            Poster Presentation

Three students from IIIrd Year Zoology (Hons.) presented a Poster entitled ‘Microhabitat selection by Hermit Crabs in the coastal region of South 24 Parganas, West Bengal’ in an International Seminar on ‘Recent Trends in Microbiology’ organized by Dept. of Microbiology, Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira.

                     vii.            Achievement in WBCS Examination

Manish Nandy, one of our ex-students in Chemistry, secured the 5th Position in West Bengal Civil Service (Executive) Examination 2016

                   viii.            Excellence in PG Entrance Examinations

A number of students qualified for the PG and Integrated Ph.D. programmes in the institutions like IISc. Bangalore, TIFR, IITs, IISERs, BHU, CUCET etc.