Admission

Admission Requirements:

A. Bachelor of Divinity (B.D) Programme: (Click here to Download the Form)

1. A candidate shall be a graduate of Arts, Science or Commerce or equivalent of any recognized University and have passed the Entrance Examination conducted by the College.

OR

2. A candidate shall be a holder of the B. Th. Degree ofSeramporeCollegeand have passed the Entrance Examination conducted by the College.

OR

3. A person who qualifies under the ‘Mature Candidate’ or Qualifying Examination of the B.Th Graduates from ATA or other Seminaries other thanSeramporeCollege(University) conducted under the rules of the Senate of Serampore College and have passed the Entrance Examination conducted by the College.

B. Diploma in Bible Translation (DipBT): Diploma in Bible Translation is the only course which the Senate of Serampore College permits a student to undertake concurrently with the other Senate courses. For Example, a student registering in the B.Th and B.D Programme are permitted to undertake this course.

At the time of registration a candidate should have:

(i)              Completed the age of 18 years.

(ii)            Passed 10+2 with eligibility to enter a degree course of a University.

OR

(iii)          Passed Matriculation (10th) and have done 2 years of further study in theological or secular institution and has experience in Christian ministry or any public service.

OR

(iv)           Passed Matriculation (10th) and should have had experience of at least five years in any form of service acceptable to the Senate.

Application and Registration of the course is done to the Senate of Serampore College through Theology Department,SeramporeCollege.

Registration of the course begins from June till end of November every year.  For further information, kindly contact:

The Secretary,

Diploma in Bible Translation,

Theology Department,

Serampore College,

P.O: Serampore – 712201,

Hooghly District, West Bengal.

Email: maruata24@yahoo.com

C. Master of Theology (M.Th) Programme:

A candidate must pass BD in B grade both in overall grade and in the area of specialization.

D. Doctor of Theology (D.Th) Programme:

A candidate with M.Th in B grade is eligible for Doctoral Studies. A candidate must pass the Common Entrance Examination conducted by the Senate of Serampore College.

For further information and admission to both the Post Graduate Degree course, kindly write to:

The Registrar of NIIPGTS, Serampore College, P.O. Serampore, Hooghly District, West Bengal – 712201. Email: pratapgine@yahoo.com

Admission Procedure and Policy for the bachelor of divinity course:

 A candidate is required to obtain (Click here to download the FORM) applications forms. The application form duly filled in along with all the required documents must be send (through Registry/ Speed Post) to:

The Vice Principal,

Theology Department,

Serampore College,

P.O. Serampore, Hooghly District,

West Bengal – 712201.

The application form must reach to the address above on or before 30th November.

All the Applications will go through a process of screening after which the eligible candidates will be called to write an entrance examination as mentioned above in the first/second week of January atSeramporeCollegeand after which each candidate will be called for an interview. The candidates will be selected by the faculty on the basis of performance in the entrance examination, personal interview, scholarship and recommendation by the sponsoring Church/Organization authority.

Selected candidates of the Entrance examination and interview will be announce on the day of Interview.

Selected candidates are required to go through an orientation programme of one month known as ‘Summer School’ just ahead of the normal academic routine. Summer School will begin from 12th May 2013 and run till 12th June 2013. All selected candidates are expected to attend the said programme.