ADMISSIONS 2017

NOTICE REGARDING CASHLESS PAYMENT

The candidates aspiring to take admissions to St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Kolkata are hereby notified that St. Xavier's College will accept all types of fees and charges (including Application, Admission etc.) in CASHLESS mode only.

Hence the candidates must have Debit/Credit Card facilities with Online Banking activated on the card. Further, the Debit/Credit Card must have sufficient transaction limit in accordance with the amount to be paid.

It is also notified that the transaction charges, over and above the fees, are to be borne by the candidates.

Forthcoming Events

July 04 - August 01: First Year Inaugurations

ORIENTATION FOR ALL FACULTY
July 14, 2017 (Friday) :
B.Com. (Morning & Evening), B.M.S., M.Com. & Raghabpur Campus
Venue: Rohinton Kapadia Hall (2nd Floor)

July 15, 2017 (Saturday):
Arts, Science (UG & PG), B.Ed. & Raghabpur Campus
Resource Person: Rev. Dr. Xavier Alphonse S.J. (Former UGC Member)
Venue: Fr. Depelchin Auditorium
Time: 9:00 A.M.- 5:00 P.M.

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Radical Prayer

Lord, enlighten my mind with truth;
Inflame my heart with love;
Inspire my will with courage;
Enrich my life with service
Pardon what I have been;
Sanctify what I am;
And order what I shall be.
 

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ST. XAVIER'S UNIVERSITY

Inauguration of Kolkata Campus and Commencement of First Academic Session

The inauguration ceremony of St. Xavier's University Kolkata took place on 7th July 2017. The momentous occasion was graced by the Hon'ble Chief Minister Ms.Mamata Banerjee, Hon'ble Education Minister Dr. Partha Chatterjee, Mr.Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, the Chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, Mrs.Usha Mittal, Hon'ble Chancellor Father Jeyaraj Veluswamy, Hon'ble Vice-Chancellor Father Felix Raj, Hon'ble Rector Fr. Dominic Savio and several other dignitaries.

Mr. Mittal articulated his experiences as a student of St. Xavier's College and the lesson of decision making he learnt from his Alma Mater. He has since secured emotional and moral assurance on numerous occasions of his business career from the values St. Xavier's inculcated in him. The Chief Minister congratulated the Jesuits for setting up yet another seat of higher learning of strong ethical and aesthetic virtues, she highlighted the contributions of St. Xavier's towards the academic, cultural and social endorsements of West Bengal. She expressed her firm belief that like Harvard and Oxford, St. Xavier's University Kolkata will soon be of global significance, thriving on the principles of faith and wisdom.

The Chancellor, Father Jeyaraj Veluswamy called the inauguration a function of divine sanction as he christened the audience with the realisation of the Ignatian charism and reminded all about the precious responsibility of service to a greater number of students for the greater glory of God. Codes of custom and cultural practices are propagated by the educations of St. Xavier's and Father Chancellor thanked all the men and women who have contributed to the making of this historical moment of the birth of St. Xavier's University Kolkata.

Father Felix Raj, the first VC of St. Xavier's University Kolkata expressed his gratitude to Mr. Mittal, Ms.Mamata Banerjee, Dr.Partha Chatterjee, the Government of West Bengal and all the stake holders of St. Xavier's for their unstinted support and cooperation. He ordained the students, let St. Xavier's be the DNA, the genetic code that students have reached out to the world with. Father VC pledged reciprocal exchanges of service and patronage, loyalty towards academic and social relationships and invoked the Grace of the Lord who presides over the good and glory of the human race.

Inaugural Programme of 1st batch of MBA programme of Pondicherry University & St. Xavier's College (Autonomous)

Posted : 16 July 2017

 

The Inaugural programme of MBA courses of Pondicherry University and St. Xavier's College(Autonomous) held on 16th of July (Sun) at 9:00AM in College Main Auditorium. The inauguration began with Prayer song of St. Xavier's College. Dr. Asoke Nath, Co-ordinator of Twinning programme introduced Rev. Dr. Dominic Savio, Rector and Deputy Principal of St. Xavier's College and Prof. Sibnath Deb, Director of Directorate of Distance Education, Pondicherry University. Father Dominic and Prof. Sibnath Deb were felicitated with flower bouquet. In welcome address Fr. Dominic welcome Prof. Deb, Co-ordinator, students and professors and all other staff members. Fr. Dominic gave brief introduction of 158 years old St. Xavier's College and the vision and mission of the college. Father also explained the meaning of twinning programme of Pondicherry University.  Read more...

Faculty Orientation Programme

Posted : 15 July 2017

 

A Faculty Orientation Programme was organized on July 14th and 15th, 2017, the first day of which was spent on orienting the teaching staff of the Commerce and Management sections and the second day for Arts and Science. Some teachers from St. Xavier's University, Kolkata also joined the programme. The resource person was Father Xavier Alphonse, a pedagogic speaker from the Society of Jesus who has a long career associated with higher education in different institutions, and among the various positions that he has held, one notable designation was that he had also been a member of the University Grants Commission (UGC). Read more...

Fr. Verstraeten Central Library:
Single Window Search

 

Dear Staff and Students,
You can now search, download and use the library resources 24x7 from the comfort of your home using keywords, authors or titles across St. Xavier's College library database of 145,000+ subscribed e-Books; 8,800+ full text Journals and Magazines; 13,600+ indexed and abstracted journals; 7,700+ peer reviewed Journals that contain millions of articles from national and international peer reviewed Journals, theses, audio/video etc. How to access this facility? Know more...

Why Xavier's

St. Xavier's College is a 157 years old institution with rich heritage and long tradition.

As a Jesuit Higher Educational Institution, it aims to form men and women for others, with fundamental human and spiritual values.

The tiny seed has grown into a mighty tree from 83 students in 1860 to 7,853 students in January 2016.

The College functions in three shifts : morning, day and evening, offering UG and PG courses in Humanities, Science, Education, Commerce and Business Administration.

The College also offers various career oriented certificate and diploma courses to college students as well as others.

The College motto "Nihil Ultra" means Nothing Beyond, a motto, significant and suggestive of a noble ideal, of an unconquerable hope, that should urge the Xavierian always to aim high.

The spirit of Xavier's is Majis greater service to greater number of people for the greater glory of God (AMDG)..

St. Francis Xavier
Patron of the College

SXC : VISION 2020

Fr Felix Raj - Principal A CALL TO XAVERIANS
Dear Xaverians,
St. Xavier's, as you know it well is a Jesuit institution with one history but many stories, one fire with many sparks; it forms men and women for others, who display competence, commitment, conscience and compassion.  More..

AN APPEAL TO XAVERIANS FROM FR. PRINCIPAL

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The Saint Xavier's University campus at Rajarhat has taken shape. We start B.Com, B.M.S., M.Com, M.A. (English) and MSW courses from July 10, 2017. Inauguration of the academic session will be held on July 7 at 1.00 pm. SXU looks forward to your cooperation and support.

Father General's Address at Vidyajoti College, Delhi

Father General Arturo Sosa has urged Jesuits serving in higher education to draw on networking as a way of becoming more effective in their ministries. Here is the text of his speech to the Vidyajoti Theology Faculty in Delhi, on February 18, 2017:

This is my first visit to India. In addition, it is the first time I address a Theology Faculty in my capacity as Chancellor. View pdf...

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