Celebration of 4th International Day of Yoga (IDY), 2018
4th International Day of Yoga (IDY),
2018 will be celebrated at St. Xavier's
University, Kolkata on June 21, 2018
at 2:30 PM at 5th floor Amphitheatre
(Academic Building). The theme of the Event:
Yoga for Good Health - towards better
Dr. Rahul Anand, Masters in Emergency
Medicine (USA) Mr.Bishnu Biswas, Yoga Trainer and
Students, Staff and Parents, are invited to
take active part in the event.
Faculty, staff and students can view and download department photos from the
Posted : 12 December 2017
Renewal of Bus Fee For The Semester January To June 2018
Students are required to contact registrar's office for the renewal of bus fee for the period January to June 2018 with a bank draft of Rs. 15000/- (fifteen thousand) drawn in favour of "ST XAVIERS UNIVERSITY" Payable in Kolkata.
Last date for the submission of the bank draft - 5th December, 2017.
Posted : 07 Sep 2018
125th Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Historic Speech at Chicago: Interfaith Meet
Fr. Vice-Chancellor participated
in the international Interfaith Meet
at Ramakrishna Mission, Delhi on September
11 and delivered a lecture on: Swami
Vivekananda's Message of Tolerance and
Religious Harmony and its Relevance today.
Posted : 14 August 2018
Interview with Rev. Fr. John Felix Raj
1) What is your feeling after your dream of
SXUK is realized?
Its not my dream alone, it is the dream of the
whole Xaverian Family, it includes the Jesuits,
alumni, alumnae, the people of Kolkata, the
Government, including the Honorable Chief
Minister and many more.
It is a collective dream, I was there to give a
lead; yes the dream has been realized, it has
become a reality but the vision 2020 must now
take a different shape as vision 2025, because
this vision must continue.
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Posted : 09 May 2018
VC visits Luxembourg
Father Felix Raj visited the city of
Luxembourg for three days from May 5th to
8th. Fr. Raj met the Xaverians at Luxembourg
on 5th evening and discussed with them the
vision 2020 and the new developments at St.
Xavier's College and University. View Details
Posted : 08 Apr 2018
Congratulations to Loyola College Chennai (6th Rank) and St. Xavier's College Kolkata (17th Rank) and other Jesuit Colleges who have made it within 100 among 2000 odd Colleges in India who participated in the National Institutional Framework Ranking 2018 of MHRD, Govt of India.
Posted : 25 Feb 2018
St. Xavier's College, Rajganj completes 10 yrs
We are extremely glad that St. Xavier's College, Rajganj, North Bengal has completed ten years of service in imparting higher education in North Bengal.
We send our good wishes for a meaningful celebration and for many more years of service in the spirit of Magis.
Posted : 19 Feb 2018
Milan Utsab 2018
St.Xavier's University, Kolkata(SXUK) in collaboration with West Bengal Minorities Development & Finance Corporation(WBMDFC) had put up a stall at Milan Utsab, 2018 from February 10, 2018 to February 19, 2018 held at Park Circus Maidan to showcase academic opportunities in West Bengal.
Posted : 17 Feb 2018
Visit to TOI Press by Mass Communication Students
On the 14th of February, 2018, students of the Mass Communication Department of St. Xavier's University got the wonderful opportunity to visit the Printing House of Times of India, Salt Lake.
The visit was a wonderful and enlightening experience.
They were accompanied by Dr. Manali
Bhattacharya, Prof.-in-Charge of the
Posted : 16 Jan 2018
Education Minister calls St. Xavier's University A 'model' ONE
New Town, Kolkata: St Xavier's University is "the model to follow" after showing in its inaugural year that an institute backed by a legacy of excellence will attract students irrespective of its location, education minister Partha Chatterjee said on January 15, Monday.
Posted : 23 Dec 2017
First outreach programme, "Xervicio" (Xaverian Service)
St. Xavier's University, Kolkata celebrated its first outreach programme, "Xervicio" (Xaverian Service) on 22nd December 2017 for hundred neighbourhood children seen in the picture with Fr. Felix Raj. VC of SXU who inaugurated the Shishu Mela.
Eighty University student volunteers were involved in the organisation with Programme Officer, Dr. Nandini Sen.
Posted : 22 Dec 2017
Ambassador of Burundi visits St.
Her Excellency Stella Budiriganya,
Ambassador of Burundi to India visited St.
Xavier's University, Kolkata, along with
Honorary Consul, Mr. Arpan Mitra, on
Thursday, December 21st, 2017 and discussed
with Fr. Vice-Chancellor the possibilities
of Burundi students studying at St. Xavier's
University under the purview of Academic
collaboration between St. Xavier's
University and Burundi.
Posted : 07 Sep 2018
The Department of Mass Communication organized a
Photography Exhibition on 6th
September 2018. The exhibition was arranged
by the post-graduate students. Dignitaries
including our Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Dr. J. Felix
Raj, Registrar. Prof. Ashis Mitra, Dean of Arts
and Social Studies, Rev. Dr. Soosai Nayagam and
respected faculty members from other departments
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125th Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Speech
Posted : 07 Sep 2018
Essay Competition on the occasion of the
125th Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's
historic speech at Chicago.
"Relevance of Swami Vivekananda's message of Harmony
to the youth today."
All Students of St. Xavier's University, Kolkata
are invited to participate.
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Teachers' Day at SXUK
Posted : 06 Sep 2018
On the 5th of September 2018, a year after the
Inauguration, a lively Teachers' Day programme
was organized for the Teachers and support
staffs of St. Xavier's University, Kolkata.
Fr. Albert Huart Passes away
Posted : 16 Sep 2018
At the Jesuit infirmary at Bruxeles, in the
early hours of September 6, 2018, Father
Albert Huart, SJ left for his divine
abode. He was born in Namur, Belgium in
1925; he joined the Society of Jesus in
August 1943. Father travelled to India in
1957 and was ordained a priest in April
St. Xavier's University starts Hostels
Posted : 29 August 2018
St. Xavier's University, Kolkata,
located in New Town, Rajarhat, has opened
its doors to students to reside within the
A team of selected desirous students from the
Faculty of Commerce and Management of SXUK got
the opportunity to participate and showcase
their talents in the Accounts
Olympiad organized by ACCA and Bhawanipur
Education Society at
Taj Bengal on 18th August 2018. The program
explained the importance of Accountancy and
related courses in today's world. It was
followed by the Olympiad.Read more
Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of St. Xavier's University, Rajarhat
Mittal, Mamata mark beginning of Xavier's University journey
Yesterday is gone.
Tomorrow has not yet come.
We have only today.
Not all of us can do great things.
But we can do small things with great love.
Love does not measure, it just gives.
If you can't feed a hundred people,
Then feed just one.
What we are doing is just a drop in the ocean.
But the ocean would be less because of that missing
- Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta
St. Xavier's University, Kolkata has a private
Chapel in the Jesuit Residence (Britto House) on the second floor.
The Eucharistic celebration is held every morning (Monday to Sunday) at 7.00
a.m.. Those who want to join the celebration are welcome.
St. Xavier's University garden is adorned with
colourful and beautiful flowers. You must come
and see it for yourself, be assured you will end
up with lots of inspiration, ideas and peace of
Aesthetically aligned, the gardeners have
created a gorgeous displays of patunias,
snapdragons, roses, chrysanthemums...