Loreto College
7, Sir William Jones Sarani (formerly Middleton Row),
Kolkata 700071

B.Ed. Admission : 2017-2019 Information Sheet

Please Read this sheet carefully before filling in the Application Form. This sheet is to be retained by the applicant for reference.


B.A., B.Sc. / M.A. , M.Sc. Degree of a UGC-recognised University with three subjects and an Indian language (or another Language subject in lieu thereof) With 50% in the aggregate. The Applicant should have Studied at the degree level, the school subject for which she is opting.

Compulsory language is not usually an adequate qualification for language teaching. Elective or Honours level is needed.

Applicants holding a degree from UGC-recognized Universities other than those under the West Bengal Directorate must obtain an Eligibility certificate / letter from Calcutta University and the Migration Certificate from their respective Universities before admission. Applicants from any UGC-recognized University within West Bengal other than Calcutta University require a Migration Certificate without which admission will not be granted.

Deputed teachers teaching classes V - XII from recognised schools need only apply. Relevant documents to be submitted by deputed teachers with the application form are as follows: (1) Approval letter of concerned District Inspector of School, (2) Appointment letter, (3) Joining letter in school, (4) Managing Committee Resolution copy countersigned by the D.I. (if approved) (5) Released order from school duly signed by the Head Master/Secretary/Administrator/ will be submitted at the time of admission.

The Prospectus and Admission Form will be available to those selected for admission after the Interview.


Application Fees has to be paid On-line at State Bank Of India .

Reserved Seats: Christians, PWD, SC, ST

SC / ST candidates from States other than West Bengal will not get the reservation facility for SC/ST

Relaxation of the percentage of marks for reserved category candidates will be as per State Government rules.


Freshers-not more than 40 years as on June 30,2017

Deputed candidates (Age: no bar)

School Subjects

ANY one of the following :

Hindi , Bengali, English, History, Geography, Economics with an aggregate of 50% for candidates belonging to General Category, at the B.A.,B.Sc. /M.A., M/Sc. degree level.

(Maximum seats per subject as per NCTE norms.)

Other Requirements

Fluency and accuracy in English - as Teaching Practice is done only in English medium schools.
The medium of instruction in Loreto College is English.

Punctuality, regularity in attendance and a sense of responsibility and commitment are essential.

The B.Ed. course is a strenuous one. It comprises 4 Semesters over 2 years.

Anyone who does not intend to complete the course should not join, as this deprives another applicant of the opportunity to train.

Required attendance as per Calcutta University regulations and passing in the College Selection Examination are necessary conditions for candidates to be presented for University Examinations.

A period of Community Service is compulsory.

Admissions will be made on merit, based on the total score obtained from Secondary, H.S., Graduation and Post-Graduation, written tests and interviews.

Please Note:

College Hours

8.30 a.m. 4.00 p.m.

There are few seats available in the College Hostel for Christian students only.

Hostels are also available within a 2 km radius of the College.

The maximum number of seats in Loreto College for the B.Ed course (2017-2019) is 50.