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)


Dr. Syed Rafi Ahmed

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Dr. Saktibrata Bhowmik joined this college as principal in the year 2003. Prior to that, he served as a Reader in the Department of Chemistry at Rishi Bankim College, Naihati since 1997. He began his career in the year 1985 as a lecturer in Chemistry at J.K. College Purulia. Dr. Bhowmik obtained his M.Sc. degree in Chemistry from the North Bengal University in the year 1980. He was awarded Ph. D. degree by Visva Bharati University, his research area being Solute-solvent Interactions. He also worked on the evaluation of parameters of ground water including arsenic under Rajiv Gandhi Drinking Water Mission, Govt. of India. Dr. Saktibrata Bhowmik was a member of the Undergraduate Council of Calcutta University from 2007-2011. He was also a member of the Executive Council, West Bengal State University from 2008-2012. As a member of the NAAC Peer Team he visited several colleges in Assam, Odisha, and Mizoram between year 2003 and 2006.