Bachelor of Arts in Bengali Top Colleges, Syllabus, Scope and Salary

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Stream: Bengali     
Duration: 3 Years

Course: B.A.

Course Type: Graduation

B.A. in Bengali is a 3- year undergraduate course in the Bengali language. It is concerned with the subject of Bengali language, and the field of arts covered therein. Bengali or Bangla is an eastern Indo-Aryan language. It is native to the region of eastern South Asia known as Bengal, which makes present-day Bangladesh, the Indian State of West Bengal, and parts of the Indian States of Tripura and Assam.

The course is also offered on part-time basis at certain institutes.The average starting salary offered in India to successful graduates of the course lies between INR 10,000 and 40,000 monthly.

B.A. in Bengali: Course Objectives

Listed here are some of the principle objectives of the course.

To prepare eligible candidates to:

  • efficiently serve in Bengali language and administration-related jobs.
  • pursue translation-related roles in courts and other administrative areas.
  • pursue academia as teachers/professors at both private and government educational institutes.

B.A. in Bengali: Course Highlights

Given here are the basic highlights of the course.

Name of the course B.A. In Bengali
Course Level Graduation
Duration 3 years, full-time/ Distance Learning
Stream Bengali
Examination Type Annual
Eligibility 10+2, or (Diploma in Bengali or equivalent studies)
Admission Process On the basis of entrance test. Some institutions conduct their own entrance test for offering admission.
Average Course Fee INR 1.5K to 1 Lacs
Average Starting Salary INR 3 to 9 Lacs
Top Recruiting Companies T.N.B. College, Marwari College, Netaji Subhash Mahavidyalaya, News Channels, Print media, News Paper, Bangla TV, etc.

Top Institutes offering B.A. in Bengali  

The average tuition fee charged in India for B.A. in Bengali ranges between INR 1,500 (government institutes) and 1 lakh (private institutes).

Listed below are some of the top institutes in India that offer B.A. in Bengali.

SR.NO. INSTITUTE STATE TUITION FEES (PER YEAR) IN INR ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ADMISSION PROCEDURE
 1 Miranda House College New Delhi, Delhi NCR 12,160 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 2 Presidency University Kolkata, West Bengal 3,700 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 3 St. Xavier's College Kolkata, West Bengal 25,700 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 4 Lady Brabourne College Kolkata, West Bengal 3,509 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 5 Jadavpur University Kolkata, West Bengal 2,400 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 6 Bethune College Kolkata, West Bengal 11,217 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 7 Scottish Church College Kolkata, West Bengal 10,200 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 8 Gokhale Memorial Girls' College Kolkata, West Bengal 13,800 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 9 Asutosh College Kolkata, West Bengal 9,400 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 10 Maulana Azad College Kolkata, West Bengal 1,194 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 11 Arya Vidyapeeth College Guwahati, Assam 1,500 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 12 Ranchi University Ranchi, Jharkhand 2,370 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 13 Sivanath Sastri College Kolkata, West Bengal 7,580 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 14 Shri Shikshayatan College Kolkata, West Bengal 28,200 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 15 Handique Girls College Guwahati, Assam 7,360 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 16 Ranchi Women's College Ranchi, Jharkhand 5,311 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 17 Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose College Kolkata, West Bengal 7,100 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 18 Vidyasagar College Kolkata, West Bengal 3,070 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 19 Sri Ramanujar Bengali Training & Education Centre HOWRAH, WEST BENGA 8,200 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.
 20 Patna College Patna, Bihar 1,858 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized school Board. Based on the candidate’s performance in the relevant entrance test.

Eligibility for B.A. in Bengali  

Listed here are the minimum criteria of eligibility needed to be fulfilled for admission to the course.

  • 10+2 or equivalent qualification in the Arts stream from a recognized educational Board.
  • Qualification of a relevant, often institute-specific entrance exam followed by occasional rounds of interview.

B.A. in Bengali: Admission Process

Admission to the course is done in 2 stages:

  1. Institutional Test.
  2. Personal Interview- involving assessment of fitness, work experience, publications and Statement of Purpose.

Most institutes admit students to the course based on their performance in the institute-specific entrance test. However, admission process may vary from college to college. A few institutions shortlist candidates based on their performance in the last qualifying examination.

B.A. in Bengali: Syllabus and Course Structure

A semester- wise breakup of the course’s syllabus is given here.

Semester I

Paper I - Socio-cultural background of Bengali
Paper II - Ancient and Medieval Literature
Paper III - History of Literature (Ancient & Medieval)
Paper IV - Concurrent – Qualifying Language

Semester II

Paper V - 19th Century Poetry
Paper VI - 19th Century Play
Paper VII - 19th Century Fiction & Rhetoric
Paper VIII - Concurrent – Credit Language

Semester III

Paper IX - Tagore (i) (Novel, Criticism, Autobiography)
Paper X - Indian Literature in Translation
Paper XI - 20th Century Literature (Novels)
Paper XII - Concurrent – Interdisciplinary

Semester IV

Paper XIII - Tagore (ii) (Novel, Criticism, Autobiography)
Paper XIV - 20th Century Literature (Short Stories)
Paper XV - Concurrent – Discipline Centered I

Semester V

Paper XVI - History of Literature (19th & 20th Century)
Paper XVII - Bengali Linguistics & Prosody
Paper XVIII - Post Tagore Poetry

Semester VI

Paper XIX - Prose (Non-Fiction)
Paper XX - Literary Theory & Criticism
Paper XXI - Concurrent – Discipline Centered II

B.A. in Bengali: Academic Options

Upon successful completion of the course, candidates interested in further studies in the discipline may go for pursuing M.Phil., Ph.D., or post-doctoral studies in Bengali, to pursue professions such as Professor, Teacher, Translator etc.

B.A. in Bengali: Career Prospects

Such graduates can explore career opportunities in a variety of areas such as central and State governments, National and International NGOs, foreign embassies and consulates, electronic and print media and administration-related jobs.

They are hired in capacities such as Bengali Voice-over Script

Interpreter, Accounts Manager, Lead Features Editor, Content Editor, Journalist, Instructor, Bilingual Call Centre Customer Service Representative, Letter translator, among others such.

Areas of employment for such professionals prominently include colleges and universities, temples, literature, translation and other language services, tourism, print media, TV channels, etc.

Some of the popular professional avenues open to such graduates are listed below with the corresponding salaries offered for the respective positions.

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Bengali
Job Title Job Description Average Annual Salary in INR
Interpreter - Bengali Mediators and Interpreters aid correspondence by changing over message or content from one dialect into another dialect. Albeit a few people do both, mediators work with oral correspondence, and interpreters work with composed correspondence. 1,24,868 – 9,30,797
Account Manager An Account Manager is in charge of the administration of offers and associations with specific clients. A Record Director keeps the organization's current associations with customers, for expanding the clientele. 2,62,426 - 1,390,567
Content Editor Content Editors are in charge of content improvement, outline, creation, introduction, assessment and investigation, among others. They utilize information and criticism from clients to help assess and improve composed content. 1,56,216 – 6,14,451

Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Bengali) Fee Structure in India


1.69 K (Minimum Fee)PUBLIC COLLEGES1.07 L  (Maximum Fee)
11.69 K (Average Fee)
2.54 K (Minimum Fee)Private COLLEGES1.32 L (Maximum Fee)
16.80 K (Average Fee)

Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Bengali) Fee Structure By state


West Bengal

1.69 KPUBLIC COLLEGES1.07 L
10.61 K
3.09 KPrivate COLLEGES1.32 L
16.42 K
8.40 KPUBLIC COLLEGES37.32 K
20.26 K
2.60 KPrivate COLLEGES51.60 K
20.38 K

Jharkhand

1.70 KPUBLIC COLLEGES7.05 K
4.66 K
2.54 KPrivate COLLEGES2.54 K
2.54 K

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Placement Experience :

This is a General Degree College so there have no opportunity for campusing but yes students can go in various ways after completing this course with certificate which they want and you all know that this is eternal Degree College so they have no chance of campusing this only provide certificate not a job but us with the value of the certificate is very good and student scanned depends on it for their future

Loan/ Scholarship Provisions :

They have no loan facility but yes there are various type of scholarship in the through the government they have the Swami Vivekananda scholarship Chief Minister relief fund scholarship and any other non government organisation type scholarship students can score more marks get more scholarship and there have the scholarship based on scheduled caste and Scheduled Tribes

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College is outstanding. Weather for everyone to get admitted in the college because the colleges under the Kalyani University students can pursue their course from here and sign in their Puja because it is General Degree College as you all know that degree is very important in our future so a bachelor degree which provide you from that college in a very low cost

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6.6 /10

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I can go this collage My experience is lovely Library is available in this college so come And also Ava method available

Placement Experience :

Any semester students can apply this No limit Seminar and webinar is available in this area so Learn is more easily

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Big campus so loved this collage And lovely experience Go and learn Love and study because study is important

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I don't know coz i am new in this college and i think this is nice and better then other college coz other college admission is very costly.

Placement Experience :

Placement are very good in cooch behar all road are clear no trafic i i dont let for going into my college

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All cores are available in this college so i recommend all of student to join this college

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