Presidency University, Kolkata, formerly known as Hindu College and Presidency College, is a public state university located in College Street, Kolkata. Established in 1817, it is probably the oldest institution in the India to have no religious connection. The institution was elevated to university status in 2010 after functioning as a top constituent college of the University of Calcutta for about 193 years. The University had its bicentenary celebrations in 2017.
Who are Presidency University's Most influential alumni?
Presidency University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Economics, and Education. Presidency University’s most academically influential people include Swami Vivekananda, Satyajit Ray, and Michael Madhusudan Dutt.
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