Celebrating Bicentenary Year 1818-2018


The grand inaugural ceremony of Bicentenary Celebration of Serampore College was held on 20th November 2017. It was a befitting and appropriate way to kick starts our year-long celebrations. The program was a grand success. Some of the highlights of the Inaugural Programme of the Bicentenary Celebration of Serampore College are as follows:

  • The programme started at 3.00 p.m. in front of the historic Main Building.
  • The Chief Guest of the Inaugural Programme was Dr. Partha Chatterjee, Hon’ble Minister-In-Charge, Dept. of Higher Education, Science & Technology, Biotechnology, School Education & Parliamentary Affairs.
  • To mark the historic milestones of Bicentenary of Serampore College, the Chief Guest and the Principal of Serampore College together and jointly lighted the lamp and the respected Master of Serampore College and other dignitaries also lighted the lamp.
  • Dignitaries consisting of the Master, the Principal of Serampore College, Chairman of Serampore Municipality.
  • President, Registrar of Senate of the College, Dean of SCEPTRE, Secretary of BTESSC.
  • Guests and Invitees include: Church leaders, our sisters institutions, DPI, Vice-Chancellor, University of Calcutta, MP, MLA, the Local Councillor, Office Bearers and Members of Alumni Association of Serampore College, former and present professors of Serampore College, etc.

There is going to be a year-long celebration where different activities will take place. The theme for the Bicentenary of the Serampore College is “Education for Transformation”. Serampore College along with its constituent bodies is going to organize International seminars, national and regional seminar (for theological and secular fields) symposium, work shop, exhibition, debate, rally, sports, music and entertainment. Souvenir, publication of books, meeting with leading magazines and news paper of the country will be organized.