4 / 100 SEO ScoreKolkata Established in 1857, University of Calcutta is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Kolkata (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), West Bengal. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, University of Calcutta (CU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Calcutta (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 162 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.