Durgapur – A New Educational Hub



The education industry is growing rapidly in Durgapur. It is now recognized as one of the most important city in the eastern circle for pursuing higher studies. It is known as the next big ‘educational hub’ after Kolkata. Students and their parents prefer this city to develop a good career. Besides providing higher education, it also helps to generate employment opportunities for students. Students from various parts of west Bengal and other states like Bihar, Jharkhand, Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, Assam, and Agartala come to Durgapur to study. Durgapur is a host to different kinds of educational institutes ranging from engineering and graduation colleges to vocational and professional courses’ institutions

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Previously students had to go to faraway places to pursue their career, but now they can pursue attractive career options like Paramedical & Nursing, Physiotherapy, Optometry and Vision Science, Mass Communication, Public Relation, Advertising, Animation and Graphic Designing, Air Hostess and Flying Steward, Hotel Management and Hospitality Management, Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA). There are various Government and Private Institutes that offer these courses. Apart from these, there are various Polytechnique courses like Computer Science and Technology, Electronics and Telecommunication, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Metallurgical engineering, Chemical Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Printing Technology, Food Processing Technology etc. that students may opt for after the completion of Secondary (class x) and Higher Secondary (class xii) examinations. All these courses are Diploma courses of 3 years. After completing these courses, a student can become a trainee in some reputable Business Organizations and Government Institutions. She/he can also get direct admission to the 2nd year of B.Tech or B.E courses. There are some institutions in Durgapur that offer job oriented training courses like Electrician, Mechanical, AutoCAD and Draftsman, Grinder, Wielder, Carpenter, Machinist, Stenographer and many more.

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Many National and International Institutions have now opened their branches in Durgapur. They are offering various Technical and Management courses and jobs in Multinational Companies after the completion of these courses. Now-a-days there is a huge demand of employees in the media sector like journalists, news readers and news editors; there are elite institutions in Durgapur that offers professional courses on Print Media, Advertising, Graphic Designing and Animation. Apart from the professional and vocational courses, students can also pursue Graduation courses in Science, Commerce and Arts.
The schools and Colleges in Durgapur also offer a great ambience for studies. The educational institutes have ‘State-of-the-art’ infrastructure. They also help to cultivate other extra-curricular abilities of the students through Music and Photography Clubs, Sports Complexes, Educational Trips etc. Durgapur is thus living up to its name of the big ‘EDUCATIONAL HUB’.

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Following are the list of Schools and colleges in Durgapur
D.A.V Model School,
J.M. Sengupta Road, B-Zone, Durgapur- 713205
Phone- 0343 2563500
E-mail- davmdgp@gmail.com
Website- http://davmodeldurgapur.com/
Hemsheela Model school
Phone- 0343 2566850
E-mail- hemsheela@gmail.com
Website- http://www.hemsheela.in/
Khatguria Campus
A-zone, Durgapur-713204
Dhandabag Campus
Rabindra Pally, Durgapur- 713203
J.N. Avenue Campus
J.N. Avenue, Durgapur- 713214

Guru Teg Bahadur Public School
Kazi Nazrul Islam road, Durgapur- 713204
Phone- 0343 2570978, 2575873
E-mail- gtbps.durgapur@gmail.com
Website- http://gtbpsdgp.org/mainsite/

St. Xavier’s School ( For Boys)
Bidhannagar, P.O. ABL Township, Durgapur- 713206
Phone- 0343 2502181, 2504152
E-mail- info@stxaviersdgp.com
Website- www.stxaviersdgp.com

Carmel Convent School (For Girls)
2/8 Guru Nanak Road, Durgapur- 713204
Phone- 0343 2562643, 2562333

Carmel Convent High School (For Girls)
M.A.M.C, Durgapur-713210
Phone- 0343 2504368, 2600916
E-mail- carmelmamcdgm@gmail.com

Delhi Public School
Plot no 2D/10, Sector 2D, Bidhannagar, Durgapur- 713212
Phone- +91 9903028214, 9903029462
0343 2002816, 2532541
E-mail- info@dpsdurgapur.com
Website- http://www.dpsdurgapur.com/

Manisha International School
Rahul Foundation Campus,
G.T. Road, Rajbandh, Durgapur- 713212
Phone- 0343 2520712/713
E-mail- mis@rahul.ac.in / admission@rahul.ac.in
Website- www.mis.rahul.ac.in
Durgapur Public School
Shahid Sukumar Banerjee Sarani, Bidhannagar, Durgapur- 713212
Phone- 0343 2002222
+91 8170021127
E-mail- contact@dpsdgp.com
Website- www.dps.dgp.com

Beachwood School
Satyajit Ray Sarani, City Centre, Durgapur- 713216
Phone- 0343 2602789, 6453681, 9474999971
E-mail- contact@beachwoodschools.org
Website- www.beachwoodschool.org

Goenka International School
Nachan Road, Kamalpur, Durgapur-713204
Phone- +919933159493, 9002509493
E-mail- gis.durgapur@gmail.com
Website- http://www.gisoet.org/Home.php

Zoom International School
Lala Lajpat Rai Road, near Hostel Avenue, A-Zone, Durgapur
Phone- (0343) 2604748 / 2604750
Website- www.zoominternational.in

Nirjhar School
Santipath, C Zone, Durgapur, West Bengal 713205
Phone no- 8900242691
Website- www.nirjharschool.com

Dr. B C Roy Engineering College
Jemua Road, Fuljhore, Durgapur, West Bengal 713206

Durgapur Law College
City Centre, Phase – II, Durgapur, Burdwan Dist

National Institute of Technology(NIT)
Mahatma Gandhi Rd, A-Zone, Durgapur, West Bengal 713209

Bengal College of Engineering & Technology
Sahid Sukumar Banerjee Sarani, Bidhannagar, Durgapur, West Bengal 713212

N.S.H.M Academy
Arrah Shivtola Durgapur

Durgapur Government College
Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Amarabati Colony, Durgapur, West Bengal 713214
0343 250 0534
Durgapur Women’s College
Mahatma Gandhi Rd, City Centre, Durgapur, West Bengal 713216

Michael Madhusudan Memorial College
Kabiguru Sarani, City Centre, Durgapur, West Bengal 713205

D. S .M. S
Bidhannagar, Durgapur, West Bengal

Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology and Management
G T Road, Rajbandh, Durgapur, West Bengal 7131212
083486 91547

Sanaka Educational Trust
Malandighi, Kanksha, Durgapur, West Bengal 713212

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