University Halls and Hostel

There are 17 Halls and Hostels under the University of Calcutta providing accommodation to about 2000 students studying in the University Colleges of Arts, Commerce, Science, Technology and Law and also the undergraduate students of the colleges as well as men research scholars/fellows of the University. Management of Halls / Hostels is executed by Board of Residence, an advisory body of the University of Calcutta.

List of University Halls/Hostels

Name of the Hall  Address
Undergraduate Hall(s) (for Men)
Carmichael Hall (For Muslim students, both U.G. and P.G.) 51, Baithakkhana Road, Kolkata – 9 
Undergraduate Halls (for Women)
Vidyasagar Chhatriniwas Hastings House Compound, Kolkata-27
U.G. Lady Students’ Hall 17, Radhanath Bose Lane, Kolkata – 6
Postgraduate Halls (for Men)
P.G. Men Students’ Hall 49/1, Hazra Road, Kolkata – 6
P.G. Men Students’ Hall (Technology) 35, BallygungeCircular Rd., Kolkata - 19
P.G. Men Students’ Hall (Economics) 165/1, South Sinthee Road, Kolkata – 50
P.G. Men Students’ Hall 1, Vidyasagar Street, Kolkata – 9
P.G. Men Students’ Hall 7, Waliullah Lane, Kolkata – 16 
University Buddhist Students ' Hall' 4A, Bowbazar Orphanage Lane, Kolkata-12
University New Law  College Hostel 14, Bidhan Sarani, Kolkata – 6
Postgraduate Halls (for Women)
P.G. Lady Students’ Hall Hastings House Compound, Kolkata – 27
P.G. Lady Students’ Hall 56 & 58 M.G. Road, Kolkata – 9
Hironmoyee Chatribhaban 53/2/4A, Hazra Road, Kolkata – 19
P.G. Lady Students’ Hall 51, Hazra Road, Kolkata-19
P.G. Lady Students’ Hall 66,Vivekananda Road, Kolkata – 6
P.G. Lady Students’ Hall 24 & 25, Beadon Row, Kolkata – 6
Research Scholars’ Hostel (for Male Scholars only) 92, Acharyya Prafulla Chandra, Road, Kolkata – 9

The Carmichael Hall is reserved for Muslim students only (both undergraduate and postgraduate students). The Under-graduate Halls namely (1) Vidyasagar Chhatriniwas is attached to the Viharilal Home Science Campus and (2) U.G. Lady Students’ Hall is open to lady students of any University of Calcutta-affiliated college in the city of Kolkata which has no hostel of its own. Only paid research scholars of the University conducting male research work leading to a doctoral degree are eligible for Research Scholars’ Hostel.