This Institution was the joint enterprise of seven missionary societies and churches, established with the primary object of meeting the urgent need for trained teachers in Christian secondary schools in West Bengal , but the facilities for training are extended to students of all communities.
Government recognized college and the University of Calcutta has granted affiliation of the college as Teachers Training College and college has started its function from 8th March, 1938 with 4 (four) students under the Principal Rev. T.C.Vicary.
The college is governed by the Board of Governors under the special constitution of the college with safeguard and right and privilage granded as per articles 30, 30(1) and 30(2) etc. of Indian constitution. Now this college is affiliated under the University of Kalyani.
The training college is accommodated in buildingprovided by the London Missionary Society in Berhampore, District Murshidabad, on a good site on the banks of the river Bhagirathi. Adequate provision has been made for sports in the ground in front of the main buildings. The B.Ed. Course started in the year 1938 and B.P.Ed. in the year 1975.
ACCOMODATION IN THE COLLEGE
Accomodation is at present available in B.Ed. Course for Men and Women students coming from different schools of West Bengal and also for non-deputed students not serving in any institution or elsewhere. Reservation of seats for S.C. candidates 22% and S.T. candidates 6%, Phy. Handicapped 2% & 50% Christian Students.
The selection for B.Ed. Course is made strictly according to merit basis and the list of the selected candidated will be published and displayed on the college notice board in the 2nd week of April of each year. No Correspondence will be made regarding selection. Other than Kalyani University, original migration certificate must be produced on the day of admission, failing of which the adm9ission will be treated as cancelled.
Regarding selection of B.P. Edn. Course, test in the field is necessary.The Total number of practical tests and qualifications and participation will be considered for merit and the list will be published and displayedon the college notice board in the 2nd week of April of every year.
Regarding admission the decision of the Board of Governors of the college is Final. For B.Ed. course two compulsory method subjects specified above preferably studied at the Under graduate Level.Combination ofmethods must be taken on the basis of 1st Method subject. In no cases the combination of subject be changed.