FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Where is St Claret College Located?
St Claret College (SCC) is located in Bangalore North, near BEL Circle beside MES Ring Road, Jalahalli. The distance from Bangalore City Railway station to SCC is 8 kilometres. The College is within a radius of 2-3 KMs to Yeswanthpur, Mathikere and Vidyaranyapura. It is easily accessible from all these localities. Umpteen numbers of buses plying connect the college to different parts of the city. The bus stop is situated just a few meters away.  

Which University St Claret College is affiliated to? 
Bangalore University.

What are the timings of the college?
The Classes begin at 9 AM and conclude at 3:00 PM on the weekdays,  with a short break of 15 minutes at 11 AM and 45 minutes lunch break after at 12.15 PM. And on Saturdays Classes begin at 9 AM and conclude at 1:00 p.m.    

What is the Medium of instruction?
English.

Can I visit the Campus?
Yes, to visit the campus, please contact the Admission Office at: 6361718834 / 9620912639.

What are the Undergraduate Programmes offered by the College? 
B.Com. Programmes
B. Com.: Bachelor of Commerce
Add on courses with B. Com
● CA
● ACCA
● CMA
● Aviation
Add on courses with B. Com Vocational: Tourism
● Aviation

B.B.A. Programmes
B.B.A.: Bachelor of Business Administration
Add on courses with B.B.A.
● Aviation
● Data Science {Business Analytics}

B.C.A. Programmes
B.C.A.: Bachelor of Computer Application
Add on courses with B.C.A.
● Data Science {Analytics}

B. Sc. Programmes
B.Sc.: Mathematics & Statistics
B.Sc.: Statistics & Computer Science
B.Sc.: Computer Science & Mathematics
B.Sc.: Psychology & Statistics
B.Sc.: Psychology & Computer Science

B.A. Programmes B.A.: Psychology & Optional English
B.A.: Psychology & Journalism
B.A.: Psychology & Sociology
B.A.: Psychology & Economics
B.A.: Optional English & Journalism
B.A.: Optional English & Computer Applications
B.A.: Optional English & Political Science
B.A.: Economics & Computer Applications
B.A.: Economics & Political Science
B.A.: Economics & Journalism
B.A.: Journalism & Political Science
B.A.: Sociology & Political Science
B.A.: Sociology & Journalism

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What are the Postgraduate Programmes offered by the College?
M. Com (Master of Commerce)
M S W (Master of Social Work)
M B A (Master of Business Administration) 

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What is the process of admission at St Claret College?
You can apply online through an online application from the college website or visit the college for admissions. The information regarding the interview date and timings shall be informed to the student after receiving the application. 

When should I submit a request for a seat in the hostel? 
You should submit the request for a seat in the hostel as soon as you take admission in the college, as the requests are processed on a first-come-first-served basis, and rooms fill up quickly.

Will manual admission applications be given in the college premises?
Yes.

Can I Fill the application on-line? Where is it  available?
Yes, 

Online Applications are available on the college website: https://www.claretcollege.edu.in/

Can I request a refund of my application fee?
There is no refund for the application fee paid.

What happens when I fail to submit my original documents after the admission to the college?
A student needs to submit all original documents to the college i.e., Marks Cards (10th, 11th and 12th for UG admission and for PG admission I to VI Sem. marks cards of UG), Transfer Certificate,  photocopy of Caste Certificate, Adhar Card  and Provisional Degree Certificate for PG Students. Additionally, for non-Karnataka students Migration Certificate, for NRI students copy of Passport and Visa and foreign national’s photocopy of Passport, Visa and Residential Permit). If candidates fail to provide this, admission will be cancelled and fees forfeited.

When do I get back the original certificates that are submitted during the admission?
All the Original Certificates will be returned after the approval of admission by the Bangalore University. The college will retain only the original Transfer Certificate and Migration Certificates along with photocopies of all the certificates.

Do I have to Pay the college fees during admissions?
Yes. Once you have completed your interview process, you are required to pay the college fees in-order to confirm your admission to the college.

What can I expect from an admission interview?
The admission interview is a means for us to learn more about you and it allows us to answer any questions you have about the college and the programme that you are opting to study.

Will the college provide a hostel facility for students?
Yes, the Boys hostel is 100 meters away from the College. There are two hostels administered by Rev. Sisters for girls. One hostel is inside the campus and the other is right outside the campus.

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Does SCC provide transportation facilities?
No. College doesn’t provide transportation facilities. However, the college has good connectivity of public transport.

Is Second Language Compulsory for degree?
Yes, you need to opt for any one of the Indian Languages or Additional English. In case you did not have a second language you will need to opt for it by paying the second language fee to the University.

I have studied Kannada as a second language during PUC, can I change my language to other languages during my Degree studies? 
No, the University insists that you should study Kannada as your second language if you studied it in your pre-university.

I have completed my plus two under CBSE board, and I had no second language, can I take up additional English as my second language?
Yes, you are eligible to study additional English as well as any other Indian/ foreign language available in the college.

I have studied Hindi as a second language during PUC, can I change my language to Additional English during my Degree studies? 
No, you can opt for any one of the Indian language only by paying the change of language fee to the University (as per the University rule only those students who have studied under CBSE/ICSE board, and those who have studied other foreign languages as their second language in plus two are allowed to choose additional English as their second language). 

Does the College provide Scholarships? What is the criterion to avail the scholarships?
Yes.

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Will the College help me to avail Government Scholarships that are available? Yes. During your admissions College will brief you about the availability of all the Government Scholarship Schemes and help you whenever you approach for assistance.

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Does SCC have a Uniform Dress Code? 
Yes, SCC expects students to be in their formal attire on prescribed days. 

Does the college provide placements?
Yes.

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Is MBA at St. Claret approved by the All Indian Council for Technical Education? 
Yes, MBA at St Claret is approved by All India Council for Technical Education and affiliated to Bangalore University.

Does the college encourage students for sports? 
Yes, the college has a qualified, full time Sports Director, who is supported by other sports coaches. Students are encouraged to participate in various sports and games at the University, State, National and International levels.

Does the College encourage extra-curricular activities? 
Yes, SCC always encourages students to take part in the extra-curricular activities.

What are the sports facilities at SCC? 
Outdoor: The institution has multiple courts for the students to play Football, Kabadi, KhoKho, Cricket, Basketball, Badminton, Throw Ball, Volleyball and Tennis. For best results, the grounds and fields are maintained in high standards. The college quadrangle and Auditorium are used to perform yoga and aerobics by the students. 

Indoor: The college caters to indoor gaming like chess, carrom and table tennis. In addition to the three outdoor courts, two indoor Badminton courts are available as well. Gymnasium: The college gymnasium is adequately furnished with the latest equipment, and is an ideal place for the interested students to utilize.

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In case you have additional questions about St Claret College, our Admission Office is more than happy to assist you.
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