The UGC has designated Presidency University Kolkata, founded in 1817, as an Institution of National Eminence. In July 2010, the institution became a university after serving for more than a century as a prominent constituent college under Calcutta University. It is accredited by NAAC with a “A” Grade and is recognised by the UGC. The university offers UG, PG, and PhD degrees in specialisations in the arts and sciences through its 17 departments. The University bases admission to all of its programmes on the results of the qualifying exam or the entrance examination.
The reference and lending library of Presidency University has a sizable selection of books, reports, journals, and magazines. Through its subscriptions to numerous databases that contain scholarly and industry-relevant content, the library also gives users access to the best digital resources in business and management-related fields.
Classroom & Seminar Halls
Modern audio-visual amenities are installed in large, air-conditioned lecture classrooms and conference spaces to facilitate learning. Seminars and group gatherings frequently take place in conference rooms that can hold big crowds at once.
The idea goes that a healthy body is the foundation of a healthy mind. The university’s sports department holds the view that working out your body also works out your mind. Sports are one of the crucial co-curricular activities that are offered at all educational institutions in addition to academics. Sports have a favourable impact on our students’ academic success.
For the advantage of the students and employees, the university has a well-established cafeteria that is situated on the campus and offers a broad variety of foods, including North & South Indian as well as fast food. The cafeteria’s food is sanitary and delivers a taste of home with filling, freshly prepared cuisine from all over the nation.
On its campus, Presidency University provides a number of banking services. In order to enable access to bank accounts for cash withdrawals, the ATM is also available to students and faculty members.
Health care facility
Presidency University features a private health facility that is open seven days a week and is available only to its students, employees, and teachers. Additionally, the university has partnerships with some of the best hospitals in Bengaluru, ensuring that all students receive the right medical attention and care.
The full complement of modern tools and equipment is available in laboratories to meet the needs of the students. Students are trained in labs with the assistance of skilled staff with backgrounds in industry to improve their practical skills.
The university’s learning architecture is enhanced by the presence of two cutting-edge computing centres. 120/  high-end Dell systems and 120 Thin client machines are available in the computing centre. Two dedicated high performance servers are kept up by the centre. Additionally, the Center has a constant Wi-Fi connection.
On campus, there are separate dorms for boys and girls. Students are provided with fully furnished apartments that include common areas and separate dining areas. Additionally, the hostel has a TV and indoor activities.
Boys and girls have separate hostels at Presidency University.Students are given furnished rooms with their own eating spaces and common areas. The hostel also has a television and several indoor games.