Colleges with Potential for Excellence

With support of the University Grants Commission under the Project CPE the college attempts to provide leadership in catering quality higher education in western part of West Bengal particularly in the economically backward district of Bankura. Through this project, the college attempts to achieve the following objectives:

Ø  To procure and utilize modern infrastructure including ICT materials.

Ø  To provide the best platform for learning and to ensure participation of students to career oriented courses.

Ø  To provide up-to-date infrastructure for research involving the undergraduate students.

Ø  To provide consultancy to upgrade the other colleges and to constitute a network with the colleges of the Bankura, Purulia and Paschim Medinipore.

Ø  To promote faculty exchange, conducting seminar, symposia, workshop and preparation of need based study materials.

Ø To provide input for societal development and to establish few model schools.




CPE Phase – I

Sanctioned Letter

Proposed Activities in CPE Phase - I

Teaching (UG):

·       Enhancement of Library & Software

·        Upgradation of Laboratory

·        Establishment of e-class room

·        Digitized Information to Students

Teaching (PG):

·     Establishment of Digital Classroom with audio visual supplementary aid

·        Up gradation of Library

·        Support for publication of Departmental Journal


·        Central Instrumentation Centre

·        Purchase of Research Instruments

·        Creation of Digital Lab. for Social Science & Humanities

·        Subscription of e-journal and printed Journals


·        Student’s employability awareness and training programme

·        Up-liftment of Existing Adopted Village

·        Centre for Social Inclusion & Dalit Studies


·        Support for publication of Wesleyan Journal of Research

·        Staff Development Programme

·        Eco Friendly Club

·        Revival of Heritage Observatory

·        Enhancement of Internet Connectivity



·         Teaching Facilities (UG) 

Ø  Modern Equipments & Facilities in UG Laboratories

Ø  Smart Classrooms

Ø  Digital Information to students

Ø  Enhancement of Library & Software

Ø  Digitization of old Manuscripts

Ø  Procurement of High-end Manuscripts Scanner


·         Teaching Facilities (PG)

Ø  Smart Class Room for English & Bengali

Ø Publication of Journal : “Appropriations”

Ø  Digital Podium for Special Lectures

Ø  Establishment of Language Laboratory


·         Research Facilities

Ø  Establishment of weather station

Ø  Infrared Spectrophotometer for Central Research Lab

Ø  UV Spectrophotometer for Central Research Lab

Ø  Visible Spectrophotometer for Central Research Lab

Ø  A-Zero Scanner cum plotter for scanning of large format maps

Ø  Procurement of e-journals & Printed Journals

Ø  High-End Microscope


·         Extension Activities

Ø  Publication of edited volumes by CSI-Economics

Ø  Organizations of Seminars by CSI-Economics

Ø  Workshop on computer operation for staff

Ø  Student training programme on C & C++

Ø Up-liftment of Adopted village


·         Other Activities

Ø  Publication of Wesleyan Journal of Research

Ø  Publication of Eco-Focus Newsletter

Ø  Revival of Mitchell Observatory

Ø  Smart Campus : By implementing Free Wi-Fi across the campus

Ø  Workshop in Geo-Informatics

 Ø  Student Awareness Programme 


Utilization Certificate




CPE Phase - II

Sanctioned Letter

Proposed Activities in CPE Phase - II

Teaching (UG):

·        Development of modern classrooms by using ICT based aids like LCD projectors, green and white boards and other teaching aids.

·        Installation of modern security system in the central library.

·        Digitization of books and journals and providing unique code no. to library infrastructures.

·        Installation of instruments for moisture control in the central library.

·        Providing reprographic and internet facilities and extend SMS facilities to teachers, staff and students.

·        Publication of text books and study materials for students.


 Teaching (PG):


·        Procurement of modern books, e-books/journals, conducting training programme to equip students with various skills for their personality development as well as to prepare them for competitive examinations.

·        Maintenance of the digital class room and language laboratory.

·        Publication of need based text book and preparation of students friendly study materials for promoting effective learning among students.

·        Publication of Journal “Appropriations” published by Bankura Christian College.



·        Regular maintenance of central Instrumentation centre including servicing of costly instruments and procurement of instruments for undergraduate research laboratory.

·        Establishment of a research division for social sciences and publication of research findings by the concerned faculty members.

·        Continuation of publication of the Journal “Wesleyan Journal of Research”

·        Procurement of materials for promoting project based learning among students.

·        Procurement of consumable research materials and software for science department and Geography Dept.


·        Providing consultancy to other colleges of the district and to constitute a network with the colleges of Bankura, Purulia and Paschim Medinipore districts.

·        Promote computer based learning and to conduct spoken English classes.

·        Conducting short-term courses on Women empowerment.

·        Providing need based input to selected Rural Schools of Bankura district.


·        Establishment of Natural History Museum and maintenance of heritage observatory.

·        Organizing computer literacy programme and workshop for enhancing communication skill among staff members.

·        Promotion of eco-friendly practices.

  ·    To install solar plant, rain water harvesting in the college campus ultimately with the aim of promoting solar energy and renewable energy resource. 

Meeting with UGC nominated Member of UGC CPE Advisory Committee ( CPE Phase - II)





             1.      Lab upgradation: 

vUpgraded various UG Lab as per new CBCS syllabus and also for Project based learning.

              2. Library Automation:

v  Setting up of touch screen monitor for searching of instant status of library stock.

v  Installation of EM Gate and RFID tag for entering Automatic Library security system.

v  Setting up of e-book reading section for students.


              3.  Books and Journal :

v  Procurement of e-book for student-friendly reading.

v  Procurement of books for newly introduced CBCS system, also for general aptitude for various competitive exam and employment purpose.


              4. Upgradation of class rooms & seminar Hall:  

v  Environment of class rooms are upgraded with projectors, screen, digital podium, sound system.

v  Upgraded college seminar hall at ‘Wesleyan Block’.


               5. Any other Activities:  

v  Promoted research for social science departments by provided tools for various research purpose.

v  Visited various rural schools for promotion of Basic science study among school students.

v  Set up of a Natural history Museum.


v  Promoted project basic learning environment 


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