NIHIL ULTRA: Nothing Beyond

Foundation Course in Human Rights and Duties Education

Under Department of Political Science
Course Coordinator: Dr. Panchali Sen

Course Duration: 60 Hours

Number of seats: 30

Classes Commencing from: August 2016

Class Days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Saturday
Class Timing 5pm - 7pm 4pm - 6pm

Certificate : Certificate by St. Xavier's College after successful completion of the course

Course Fees: Rs. 3,000

Eligibility: 1st Year Under Graduates and above in any Discipline

Note: SXC students will be awarded additional credits that will be shown in the credit and grade sheets issued by Controller of Examinations of the College, as per College rule.

Course Content

The Foundation Course in Human Rights and Duties comprises two papers:

  1. Conceptual Background of Human Rights and Duties and Specific Human Rights
  2. Human Rights of Groups and Human Rights Enforcement

In addition to the regular classes students have to take part in classroom Mock court/Mock trail as a part of course requirement.

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Application Procedure

Admission Commences from 1st April, 2016, on First Come First Served Basis

For application forms and admission related information, Room no. 7 (Ground floor) between 11 AM and 6 PM (Phone no. 22551288) or visit our website

Application forms may be downloaded from the website and completed application form (along with two passport sized photographs and attested photocopy of the mark sheet of the qualifying examination) is to be submitted at Room No. 7 by paying a registration fee of Rs. 100/-. Eligible candidates may get direct admission subject to the fulfillment of norms of norms.

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Payment of Fees

  • The Course fee in full is to be paid at the time of admission.
  • The cost of the application form of Rs. 100/- along with the course fee to be paid in cash at the Syndicate Bank Park Street branch on the college premises from 9AM to 1PM (Working days), excluding 2nd & 4th Saturdays only after verification of documents by the office.
  • Fees can also be paid through Demand Draft/Pay Order in favour of St. Xavier's College, payable at Kolkata during the office hours. [please write your Name, Course and Mobile number reverse side of the Demand Draft/Pay Order]


Related Courses

Foundation Course in Human Rights and Duties Education.
Under Graduate Course in Human Rights and Duties Education