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St. Xavier's College has signed MOU for Study
Abroad and Exchange Programmes with the
MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY, SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (Last Date for Application 10 Dec)
TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN, IRELAND
SUNY OSWEGO, NEWYORK, USA
THE COLLEGE OF SAINT BENEDICT AND SAINT JOHN'S UNIVERSITY, MINNESOTA USA
Application for Study Abroad and Exchange Programmes
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.
Posted : 05 March 2018
Professors/Associate Professors/Assistant Professors in the departments of Commerce, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Physics, St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Kolkata, are invited to submit applications for their enrolment as Ph.D. supervisors in the prescribed forms, and as per the eligibility criteria of the Ph.D. regulations of St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Kolkata. Professors from other institutions, who shall act as co-supervisors in Ph.D. guidance, are also invited to submit their applications. All applications are to be submitted with a bank draft of Rs.500 drawn in favour of 'St. Xavier's College, Kolkata', to the Ph.D. Cell of the college by 23rd March, 2018. View Application Form
Posted : 02 January 2018
The students are hereby notified that from 8th January 2018, all the department offices will accept various fees only through Debit / Credit cards. Hence the students are advised to equip themselves with valid Debit / Credit cards at the earliest.
E-Attendance and content sharing system of St. Xavier's College, Kolkata was formally inaugurated by Rev Fr. Dr. Dominic Savio, SJ in the presence of Vice Principals, Rev. Fr. Dr. S Xavier, SJ and Rev Fr. Peter A, SJ on 5th March, 2018 at 11 am. This will help the college in recording and maintaining attendance of students and sharing content, notes and circulars in a paper less environment. In future college are going to process e-admit card.
Visit by team from SUNY (Oswego) from 9-16th January,2018.
Team comprising of 9 students & 2 faculty members primarily attending education & service learning programmes, with the Dept of Education, St. Xavier's College. The programme began with an inauguration ceremony presided over by our Rector & Principal, Rev.Dr. Dominic Savio,S.J, Dr Panchali Sen & Dr Charlotte Simpson Veigas,at 9.15 am today.
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...
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.
The UGC has also approved the College's budget for Rs. Two Crores for a period of five years for college's upgradation.
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.
Posted : 20 March 2018
The iconic motto of St. Xavier's College, Kolkata 'Nihil Ultra' inspires every endeavour undertaken by the students and the NCC Department wishes to expand the horizons by organising Weapon Display in collaboration with the Head Quarters Eastern Command of Indian Army. This event take place for the first time in the history of St. Xavier's.
The Armed forces work throughout the year during war, peace, disaster, and emergency situations. However, we as individuals fail to acknowledge their duties and selfless service to the nation. Therefore, it is an attempt on our part to provide an opportunity to the students of this institution and other institutions to gain an insight into the functioning of the armed forces and express their appreciation and respect.
The weapon display show held on 19th and 20th of March, 2018 from 10am to 5pm at the college ground. The inauguration of this event held on 19.03.2018 (Monday) and were graced by Brigadier Alok Beri, BGSIW Eastern command and Rev. Fr. Dominic Savio S.J. The 12th battalion of Bihar Regiment organised the display.
Posted : 21 February 2018
St. Xavier's College (Calcutta) Alumni Association with support from the literary societies of St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Kolkata proudly presented SANYOG 2018 to pay homage to the brave patriots laying down their lives for mother language. SANYOG is an international torch light peace tour to commemorate International Mother Language Day, Bhasha Divas. Read more...
Posted : 11 March 2018
On 11th March 2018, though being a Sunday,
the Raghabpur campus came alive with almost 250
students celebrating Women's Day. Organised by
the social work & NSS department along with
XADAM, over 100 girls from the main campus
joined together with 100 girls from the
Raghabpur campus to give meaning to the theme of
the day 'W for W' (Women for Women).
Rev. Dr. Dominic Savio, SJ, Principal of the College was overwhelmed to see this big gathering. In his inaugural address, he enlightened everyone present on how "Our first identity is that of a human being". He continued to say, "We must respect ourselves first and look at others from their own eyes which is the best way to understand them." Read more...
Posted : 22 February 2018
To spread happiness and joy among the underprivileged children, the annual flagship event of NSS - Shishu Mela, was organized on Sunday, 11th February 2018. The inaugural programme was graced with the august presence of Bishop Linus Gomes and the Chief Guest was Rev. Dr. Dominic Savio, SJ, Principal, St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Kolkata. The Guests of Honour were the Vice Principals - Prof. Bertram Da Silva, Rev. Dr. S. Xavier, SJ, Rev. Fr. Johnson Padiyara, SJ, Rev. Fr. Peter Arochiam, SJ, and Dr. Charlotte Simpson Veigas. Read more...
The Annual Sports was held on 3rd February 2018 on the College Field and it was a pleasure to welcome Mr. Arun Lal as our Chief Guest. The Parade began with the BSF band setting the tone and beat for all the Departments who had turned out in their very best. Colourful costumes depicting various themes were on display. The College Flag was brought up by the Sports Secretaries Arjun Ghose and Vrinda Todi along with the General Secretary of the Students Council, Akashnil Dutta Mukherjee and Assistant General Secretary Navya Kothari. Our Principal Rev. Fr. Dominic Savio welcomed the Chief Guest and Vice Principal Prof. Bertram Da' Silva felicitated Mr. Arun Lal with a memento. A very inspiring speech was delivered by Mr. Arun Lal who was greatly impressed by the Parade and the enthusiasm of the students. This was followed by a traditional Folk Dance put up by XADAM after which the events began in right ernest.
Exciting events for Staff and Students were conducted. The Championship events for Men and Women saw close competition and the trophies were lifted eventually by Janishar Akhtar (B.Sc. 2nd Year) and Krithi Rebello (B.A. 2nd Year). After a gap of many years the Students team defeated the Staff 2-1 in the Tug of War. The relay races for Men, Women and Staff towards the end of the Sports had the full crowd cheering for their teams. Read more...
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)..
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, who display competence, commitment, conscience and compassion. More..
The Saint Xavier's University campus at Rajarhat has taken shape. We have started B.Com, B.M.S., M.Com, M.A. (English) and MSW courses from July 10, 2017. Inauguration of the academic session was held on July 7 at 1.00 pm. SXU looks forward to your cooperation and support.
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...
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...
Please visit our website www.xavcomsociety.com to view the full journal....