Acharya Prafulla Chandra College (APC College)

Acharya Prafulla Chandra College

Govt. Sponsored | NAAC Accredited A Grade College with CGPA 3.23

Affiliated to West Bengal State University

Acharya Prafulla Chandra College (APC College)

PG Section

The Post Graduate course in Microbiology has been introduced from the academic session 2004-2005. This is one of the few colleges in Eastern India which introduced the post graduate course during that period.


  • The college received DST Grant under FIST Programme and the department is included.
  • A Student pursuing Ph.D. research in TIFR, Mumbai and a considerable number of students are engaged in research and in higher education in different institutions.
  • Five students qualified in CSIR-UGC NET (one of them with rank 50).
  • Twelve students qualified in GATE exams.
  • Teachers in the department are pursuing research through MRP of the UGC.
  • Dr. Nabanita Giri, Faculty of this department, is successful in obtaining two major research projects, one from DST and the other from DBT.