St. Xavier's College, 30 Mother Teresa Sarani, Kolkata 700016 invites applications with complete Bio-data & relevant documents for full-time Assistant Professors in
A : Management (1 post, College Created),
B : Accounting and Finance (2 posts: one College Created and one against a Leave vacancy).
Minimum Qualifications : M.Com with NET or SET. Competence in co-curricular activities may be preferred.
Applications along with a DD for Rs. 500/- in favour of Principal, St. Xavier's College, to reach latest by 13/1/16.
One day UGC Sponsored National
Conference on "Redefining Business Vision:
Issues and Challenges"
Department of Commerce and Business
Administration, St. Xavier's College
(Autonomous), Kolkata is going to organize
one day UGC Sponsored National Conference on
"Redefining Business Vision: Issues and
Challenges" on 19th March, 2016
Date: January 19, 2016 organized by Dept. of Physics
DBT, Govt. of India
Speakers: Prof. Rahul Banerjee, Prof. H. Raghuraman, Prof. Kaushik Sengupta, Prof. Sangram Bagh from Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics.
St. Xavier's College seeks feedback
St. Xavier's College seeks feedback on
various aspects from the stakeholders -
Students, Teachers, Support Staff, Alumni/ae,
Parents and Administration.
The feedback system is available online and
the relevant links are provided on the
links are available on the home page of
the College website and will be operational
till 31st January, 2016.
Fr. J. Felix Raj S.J.
Workshop on Bioinformatics
Date: 21.12.15 Time: 10-2pm Venue: Computer Lab, Computer Department
Department of Microbiology, St. Xavier's College
Department Of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (Under the Star College Scheme)
Interested Professors/Scholars are requested to contact Dr. Kasturi Sarkar, HOD, Department of Microbiology.
The Xaverian spirit of 'Nihil Ultra' or Nothing Beyond has been a guiding force behind every member of the Xaverian family.
The guiding force has always inspired Xaverians to explore the riches in a world of limitless possibilities and thus we aim to create and enter new avenues of excellence with "XAVOTSAV 2016" to be held on the 22nd, 23rd and 24th of January 2016.
XAVOTSAV is the annual cultural extravaganza organised by the St. Xavier's College Students' Council. It has events spread across various spectrums such as performing arts, fine arts, literature, sports and management. Year after year our resolve to make Xavotsav bigger and better only strengthens.
SANYOG & XAVULLASH 2016
The Bengali Literary Society in association with the
SXC Alumni Association is organising SANYOG & XAVULLASH 2016 from
February 5th to 22nd. Fr. Principal declared the event open on February 4 evening in the midst of cheering students.
"Puronor Sathe Notun er Pothe egiye jaak sobai. Nihil Ultra".
The SANYOG Torch will travel to Dhaka University, SXC Mumbai, JNU New Delhi, Singapore, SXC Rajgunj, Asansol and Burdwan and finally reach SXC Kolkata via Bagladesh Dy High Commission on February 20. The purpose of this project is to celebrate the International Mother Language Day across the globe.
Seminar on Soft Skills Development and Career Building
SXC Placement Cell, in collaboration with Erudite Kolkata, oragnised a seminar on Soft Skills Development and Career Building on February 1 for all final year students. The eminent speakers were: Kaushik Kapoor, Kunal Dwivedi and Sajal Mitra.
Thanks to Niladhri Sinha, Placement coordinator and his team for the efficient organisation.
Achievements of NCC Cadets
Following cadets of St. Xavier's College have been selected to participate in the Republic Day Camp 2016 at New Delhi:
Siddharth Mehta, 2nd Year B.Com. (Morning)
Pallavi Bajaj, 2nd Year B.Com. (Evening)
Shrey Sharma, 1st Year B.Com. (Morning)
Soutrik Goswami, 1st Year Computer Science
Prathana Sarkar, 1st Year Political Science
Nummeir Ahmed, 1st Year B.Com. (Morning)
Solar Plant Inaguration
A Solar Power Plant with 46 KW installed
capacity was inaugurated at St. Xavier's
College, 30 Mother Teresa Sarani (Park Street),
Kolkata on 23 December 2015, Wednesday at 11.30
am at the Rooftop of the New B. Ed and Library
(old Hostel) Building.
Successfully completed the 220 meters long and 6 feet wide road
The NSS group successfully completed the 220 meters long and 6 feet wide road at the Raghabpur campus which was inaugurated by Rev. Fr. Felix Raj, SJ, Principal along with Fr. Johnson Padiyara, SJ, Academic Coordinator of Raghabpur campus and the Panchayat Pradhan on 30th October 2015.
Father Principal addresses at MCC
Father Felix Raj addressed the MCC Chamber of Commerce and Industry on "SXC Vision 2020" on October 28, 2015 at 4.00 pm followed by an interactive session. The session was well attended by industrialists, business leaders, SXC alumni and media.
Father thanks the MCC for having offered a platform to showcase the SXC Vision 2020.
JHEASA annual meeting
Principals of Jesuits Colleges and Conveners of Jesuit Province Higher Education Commissions in South Asiamet at Xavier University Bhubaneswar, October 22-25
for their annual meeting. There were 72 delegates. Fr. Principal, Fr. Dominic Savio and Prof. Swati Sarkar attended the conference from St. Xavier's College.
Prayas continues... St. Xavier's enters Hugalkuria
One more village, Hugalkuria situated in South 24
Parghanas, has become the 10th Village to join the
list of villages adopted under Prayas. On 11th
October about 35 students from St. Lawrence campus
had an orientation visit to Hugalkuria which was
organized by the Department of Social Work and NSS.
The students conducted drawing competitions, games,
quiz etc. for the almost 100 children. St. Lawrence
campus students will be visiting this village from
January 2016 on a regular basis
A new Smart Class Room
A new Smart Class Room was blessed by Fr. Arulappan and inaugurated by Fr. Principal on September 24th, Thursday morning.
The room is in the fourth floor above the main Chapel.
St. Xavier's Kolkata "Reaches the Unreached" in Asansole, West Bengal.
Keeping to its motto "Nihil Ultra, nothing beyond", St. Xavier's college, kolkata took off with a new shoot at Asansole in West Bengal, with the motto "reach the Unreached". This new chapter in the history of higher education in West Bengal took place on the 25th July 2015, in the august presence of the honourable education minister of West Bengal, Mr. Partha Chjatterjee and Minister of labour, Mr. Moloy Ghatak.
L N Mittal inducted into St. Xavier's Board
St. Xavier's College has inducted LN Mittal, the steel magnate and the chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaking company into its Governing Body (Board of Governors) with effect from July 2015. Mittal has gladly accepted his alma mater's offer.
"We are indeed happy and privileged to have Mr. Mittal as a member of our Board. We selected him as a Xaverian and an industrialist. I am confident that his close association with Xavier's and his global experience will enrich our institution," Fr. Felix Raj, the Principal said.
A full-sized marble statue of St. Francis Xavier, the patron saint of St. Xavier's College,
was unveiled in the front courtyard of the Park Street institution on Wednesday.
The unveiling marked the 462nd death anniversary of the saint.
St. Xavier's upgraded to CE status
The UGC has upgraded St. Xavier's
College, Kolkata to the status of
"College of Excellence (CE)" w.e.f.
1st April 2014 to 31st March 2019
according to a communication today,
March 24, to Fr. Felix Raj, the
The UGC has also approved the
College's budget for Rs. Two Crores
for a period of five years for
St. Xavier's was a College with
Potential for Excellence (CPE) since
2006. It was also awarded the
autonomous status in 2006.
Fr. Principal thanks the UGC and
congratulates the staff and students
for their achievement.
A Research Milestone For St.
Xavier's College Kolkata
The Central Research Facility, of St.
Xavier's College, Kolkata, was
inaugurated by the Rector, Fr.
Dominic Savio, SJ and the Principal,
Fr. Felix Raj on the 3rd April 2014.
After a short prayer service, Fr.
Principal blessed the newest
addition to this 153-year-old
institution and christened it. The
Fr. Frans Goreaux Central Research
Facility (GCRF), in an attribute to
the great Jesuit Mathematician,
another legend associated with this
St. Xavier's College Restores the 150 years old Observatory
At a time when St. Xavier's College Kolkata is busy expanding its campus, another new addition to the present campus deserves much applause.
On 10th March 2014 the re-commissioned astronomy observatory and a solar observatory were inaugurated by Fr. Felix Raj SJ, principal of the college and were dedicated to the memory of Fr. Eugene Lafont, favourite teacher of Acharya Jadish Chandra Bose.
Fr. Lafont introduced Bose to Science.
St. Xavier's College Opens a Rural Campus in Raghabpur
St. Xavier's College, Kolkata has started a rural campus at Raghabpur, 20km from its Mother Teresa Sarani (City) campus, in Bishnupur constituency of South 24-Parganas, West Bengal
300-seater Boys' Hostel for students
A football field on AJC Bose Road, Kolkata has been turned into a 300-seater boys' hostel for students of St. Xavier's College, Kolkata.
The Father Leeming Boys' Hostel was inaugurated on July 5, Saturday, with Principal Father Felix Raj, SJ performing the ribbon-cutting ceremony along with Calcutta University vice-chancellor Suranjan Das, Fr. Jayaraj Veluswamy SJ, provincial of Calcutta Jesuit Province, and Rector Father Dominic Savio SJ.
St. Xavier's College is a 155 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
The tiny seed has grown into a mighty tree from 83 students
in 1860 to 7,833 students in January 2015.
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
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
The spirit of Xavier's is Majis greater service to greater
number of people for the greater glory of God (AMDG)..
A CALL TO 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, men
and women who display competence, commitment, conscience and compassion.
The Rajarhat development is on. Residential block
will be completed in five months and the academic block in 18 months.
Xavier's goes far and wide to realise dream
The fifth edition of Beyond Boundaries, the annual international meet of the
St. Xavier's College Calcutta Alumni Association, got off to an eclectic start
in Melbourne on Saturday morning. Read More...
Xaverians meet at Los Angeles:
Xaverians and friends in California
met at Chanda Zaveri's residence in
Los Angeles followed by dinner on
Tuesday, May 20. Fr. Felix Raj
accompanied by the Hon. Secretary,
Mr. F. Hasan, addressed the
gathering on SXC Vision 2020 and
answered questions from the floor.
Father meets SXC Alumni in Europe. Luxembourg:
On Saturday, May 3rd, Fr. Felix Raj, SJ, Principal of St. Xavier's College, met with the Archbishop Jean-Claude Hollerich, SJ
of the Catholic Archdiocese of
Lakshya in Singapore
The SXCCAA has launched a novel project called Lakshya in Singapore. Father Principal witnessed the generosity of Alumni on the floor when 31 of them promised to donate 41 lacs for the Rajarhat Project. The two auctions - a painting of Tagore and a cricket bat signed by Saurav Ganguly fetched 9.5 lacs.Read
A Xaverian Journal of Research
A multidisciplinary journal,named Aviskaar:A Xaverian Journal of
Research,is published by the college,with a periodicity of one issue per year.Its first issue was published in
the year 2009.more...
The Xavier's Commerce Society is
proud to announce that it has obtained
an International Serial Number (ISSN
2347 - 6222) for Youthink, the annual
journal of the department of commerce.