Acharya Prafulla Chandra College

Govt. Sponsored | NAAC Accredited A Grade College (2nd Cycle)
Affiliated to West Bengal State University
ISO Certified : 14001:2015, 50001:2018, 9001:2015

Acharya Prafulla Chandra College (APC College)

General Guidelines

The College has a well organized plan for maintenanance of its physical Infrastructure. Guidelines have been formulated by the respective administrative committees for usage and maintenance of  physical facilities.

Physical infrastructure

For renovation of college building tenders are floated periodically. The college employs an  engineer on contractual basis for supervision of all such civil works. One caretaker is there to look after the electrical and water pipelines on a regular basis.. A grounds man is there to take care of the college premises, the play ground and the medicinal garden. Library is equipped with adequate number of computers to provide quick access to the users. Classroom and toilet cleaning have been done by outsourcing. Minimal acid use policy is followed in the cleaning of toilets as a part of continuous endeavour towards establishment of a green campus. The college has employed an external agency for maintenance of college ground and buildings (i.e. cleaning of class rooms and toilets, dressing of college ground etc) under supervision of the caretaker.


The college has prepared guidelines with respect to (i) late entry (ii) usage of common facilities (iii) mess maintenance for both Boys and Girl’s hostel. While the Boy’s hostel is under supervision of BCW Dept , college has employed a supervisor for the ladies hostel as well as mess staff. A lady teacher of the college is in overall charge.

Laboratory :

Gas pipe lines in the laboratory and fire extinguishing systems are checked regularly by competent authority. An annual maintenance budget is earmarked for the laboratories and repair of instruments done on a need basis . An annual grant is also given to departments for procurement of new instruments.To prevent misuse by students practical classes are held only under supervision of teachers and technical staff. A refundable caution money  deposit is also maintained against each student.

Library :

The college has two librarians along with support staff for regular maintenance and uplkeep activities like weeding, cataloging etc. Students can avail of the reading room and e-room facility only according to the guidelines displayed in the librar room.

Gymnasium and Sports Facilty:

The college has a well-equipped gymnasium alongwith equipments for indoor games like carrom, table tennis etc. These facilities are undrr the supervision of the Physical Education department along with the student’s union.