Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola:

Fr. Principal, Fr. Deputy Principal and all the Jesuit Fathers wish the Faculty members, Support staff and all students 'A Very Happy Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola', Founder of the Jesuit Society.
May St. Ignatius bless all of us !

ADMISSIONS 2017

NOTICE REGARDING CASHLESS PAYMENT

The candidates aspiring to take admissions to St. Xavier's College (Autonomous), Kolkata are hereby notified that St. Xavier's College will accept all types of fees and charges (including Application, Admission etc.) in CASHLESS mode only.

Hence the candidates must have Debit/Credit Card facilities with Online Banking activated on the card. Further, the Debit/Credit Card must have sufficient transaction limit in accordance with the amount to be paid.

It is also notified that the transaction charges, over and above the fees, are to be borne by the candidates.

Forthcoming Events

9th August, 2017 : Core Committee Meeting

10-11th August, 2017 : Workshops By EDC - Robotics 101

15th August, 2017 : Independence Day Celebrations

19th August,2017  : St. Xavier's University , Kolkata Governing  Board Meeting

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Radical Prayer

Lord, enlighten my mind with truth;
Inflame my heart with love;
Inspire my will with courage;
Enrich my life with service
Pardon what I have been;
Sanctify what I am;
And order what I shall be.
 

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ST. XAVIER'S UNIVERSITY

Inauguration of Kolkata Campus and Commencement of First Academic Session

The inauguration ceremony of St. Xavier's University Kolkata took place on 7th July 2017. The momentous occasion was graced by the Hon'ble Chief Minister Ms.Mamata Banerjee, Hon'ble Education Minister Dr. Partha Chatterjee, Mr.Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, the Chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, Mrs.Usha Mittal, Hon'ble Chancellor Father Jeyaraj Veluswamy, Hon'ble Vice-Chancellor Father Felix Raj, Hon'ble Rector Fr. Dominic Savio and several other dignitaries.

Mr. Mittal articulated his experiences as a student of St. Xavier's College and the lesson of decision making he learnt from his Alma Mater. He has since secured emotional and moral assurance on numerous occasions of his business career from the values St. Xavier's inculcated in him. The Chief Minister congratulated the Jesuits for setting up yet another seat of higher learning of strong ethical and aesthetic virtues, she highlighted the contributions of St. Xavier's towards the academic, cultural and social endorsements of West Bengal. She expressed her firm belief that like Harvard and Oxford, St. Xavier's University Kolkata will soon be of global significance, thriving on the principles of faith and wisdom.

The Chancellor, Father Jeyaraj Veluswamy called the inauguration a function of divine sanction as he christened the audience with the realisation of the Ignatian charism and reminded all about the precious responsibility of service to a greater number of students for the greater glory of God. Codes of custom and cultural practices are propagated by the educations of St. Xavier's and Father Chancellor thanked all the men and women who have contributed to the making of this historical moment of the birth of St. Xavier's University Kolkata.

Father Felix Raj, the first VC of St. Xavier's University Kolkata expressed his gratitude to Mr. Mittal, Ms.Mamata Banerjee, Dr.Partha Chatterjee, the Government of West Bengal and all the stake holders of St. Xavier's for their unstinted support and cooperation. He ordained the students, let St. Xavier's be the DNA, the genetic code that students have reached out to the world with. Father VC pledged reciprocal exchanges of service and patronage, loyalty towards academic and social relationships and invoked the Grace of the Lord who presides over the good and glory of the human race.

Independence Day Celebrations

Posted : 16 August 2017

 

71st Independence Day is being Celebrated by St. Xavier's College, Kolkata on 15th August, 2017 , The program has been graced by Major General L B Chand, VSM, Additional Director General Of NCC, West Bengal & Sikkim Directorate. Ceremonial Guard of Honour has been presented by NCC Cadets of SXC and Xadam presented cultural program.

SXC Students' Council Election 2017

Posted : 26 July 2017

 

St Xavier's College Students' Council conducted its Annual General Meeting on 26th july, 2017 at Fr. Depelchin Auditorium. Fr. Deputy Principal chaired the meeting. The members elected the new working committee for 2017-18.Akashnil Datta Mukherjee, from the Statistics department, was elected the General Secretary and Navya Kothari,from B.Com Evening, was elected the Asst General Secretary.

Fr. Verstraeten Central Library:
Single Window Search

 

Dear Staff and Students,
You can now search, download and use the library resources 24x7 from the comfort of your home using keywords, authors or titles across St. Xavier's College library database of 145,000+ subscribed e-Books; 8,800+ full text Journals and Magazines; 13,600+ indexed and abstracted journals; 7,700+ peer reviewed Journals that contain millions of articles from national and international peer reviewed Journals, theses, audio/video etc. How to access this facility? Know more...

Why Xavier's

St. Xavier's College is a 157 years old institution with rich heritage and long tradition.

As a Jesuit Higher Educational Institution, it aims to form men and women for others, with fundamental human and spiritual values.

The tiny seed has grown into a mighty tree from 83 students in 1860 to 7,853 students in January 2016.

The College functions in three shifts : morning, day and evening, offering UG and PG courses in Humanities, Science, Education, Commerce and Business Administration.

The College also offers various career oriented certificate and diploma courses to college students as well as others.

The College motto "Nihil Ultra" means Nothing Beyond, a motto, significant and suggestive of a noble ideal, of an unconquerable hope, that should urge the Xavierian always to aim high.

The spirit of Xavier's is Majis greater service to greater number of people for the greater glory of God (AMDG)..

St. Francis Xavier
Patron of the College

SXC : VISION 2020

Fr Felix Raj - Principal A CALL TO XAVERIANS
Dear Xaverians,
St. Xavier's, as you know it well is a Jesuit institution with one history but many stories, one fire with many sparks; it forms men and women for others, who display competence, commitment, conscience and compassion.  More..

AN APPEAL TO XAVERIANS FROM FR. PRINCIPAL

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The Saint Xavier's University campus at Rajarhat has taken shape. We start B.Com, B.M.S., M.Com, M.A. (English) and MSW courses from July 10, 2017. Inauguration of the academic session will be held on July 7 at 1.00 pm. SXU looks forward to your cooperation and support.

Father General's Address at Vidyajoti College, Delhi

Father General Arturo Sosa has urged Jesuits serving in higher education to draw on networking as a way of becoming more effective in their ministries. Here is the text of his speech to the Vidyajoti Theology Faculty in Delhi, on February 18, 2017:

This is my first visit to India. In addition, it is the first time I address a Theology Faculty in my capacity as Chancellor. View pdf...

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