Smiley face "We want that education by which character is formed,
strength of mind is increased, the intellect is expanded,
and by which one can stand on one's own feet" - Swami Vivekananda


Teacher-In-Charge’s Message

WELCOME to the Silda Chandra Sekhar College website. It has been desired to provide you about the essential information of the College and all the particulars regarding B. A., B.Sc, BCA  courses.

Silda Chandra Sekhar College (Estd. 9 November 1971) is situated in the tribal area in the western region of Paschim Medinipur, nearly thirty kilometre away from Jhargram Sub-divisional Headquarter. With more than one thousand students, with its soothing pastoral setting and campus full of greenery, our college is a popular choice and today, we are proud to be able to offer an extensive choice of courses. The college started its journey with a few general subjects in the field of humanities. From then onwards there has been a steady growth in academic pursuits with the introduction of several honours subjects. The college is affiliated to Vidyasagar University and recognised by the University Grants Commission under section 2 (f) and 2 (B). This college is now well supported with a comprehensive library with a large number of text books, reference books, journal and magazines in it. Our college has a spacious seminar room well equipped with modern gadgetry. A multi-gym and a large play-ground are also there to help the students in their pursuit of all round development. A new classroom building and an office building with modern facilities are under construction. The college is to provide us with free wireless internet access throughout the campus shortly. The teachers are cordial in their approach to the students. The non-teaching staff are also very attentive to the needs of the students. Despite the paucity of resources we are confident and resolved to move ahead and improve infrastructural facilities for the better functioning of our institution.

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Governing Body

The Governing Body of the College is the apex body entrusted with the governance in accordance with the statutes of the Vidyasagar University and the directives of the State Government. President, Secretary, Teachers and the non-teaching staff, student, University’s representatives, Govt’s representatives and sabhapati, Panchayet Samiti are well represented in the Governing Body which meets at regular intervals and also as occasion requires. It looks into the general affairs of the College, disciplinary matters, and takes step for its further development, and tries to lead the College forward even under heaviest limitations.

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Aims and Objectives of the College

Most of the students coming to this College are from families with low socio-economic background.  Many of the students are even first generation learners and it is a real challenge to impart quality education to them. We are confident that together we will fulfil the dreams that the donors of this college once dreamt of. The aim of the college is to impart education with skills and perspectives needed for understanding and participating responsibly and creatively in life beyond the college. Our aim is to offer all the students a range of opportunities so that they can achieve to the best of their ability within a framework of shared values and standards.

Our objective is to provide a stimulating learning environment in which students can develop their academic potential to the full. The college aspires also to provide a happy and secure pastoral environment in which the students can learn to live together and thus foster a sense of community, co-education and good citizenship. This college provides the students with the opportunity to take advantage of a breadth of co-curricular activities in order to develop positively all aspects of their character. We are determined to eradicate all sorts of social obscurantism and offer equal opportunities for all the students irrespective of their caste, religion and gender. The objective of the college strongly manifests the spirit of education for Empowerment.

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