Presidency University (Main Campus) 86/1 College Street Kolkata 700073 Presidency University (2nd Campus) Plot No. Radhabinod Pal (1896-1967) was born in Salimpur, Nadia. Established in 1817, it is probably the oldest institution in the India to have no religious connection. Radhabinod Pal. The college was established in 1817 by Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Raja Radhakanta Deb, Maharaja Tejchandra Ray of Burdwan, David Hare, Justice Sir Edward Hyde East, Prasanna Kumar Tagore and Babu Buddinath Mukherjee [citation needed]. 14-0358, Action Area-ID New Town (Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre) Kolkata-700156 Contact details. He studied mathematics and constitutional law at Presidency College, Calcutta and the Law College of the University of Calcutta. Presidency University has many notable alumni, including four heads of states, five Chief Ministers of West Bengal, four Chief Justices of India, one Oscar winner, multiple Padma awardees, at least 15 Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar laureates, one Breakthrough Prize winner, two Nobel laureates, and multiple academics serving as professors in premier Universities of the world. DG/02/02, Premises No. Presidency College is one of the oldest educational institutions in Western Asia. Presidency University, Kolkata, formerly Hindu College and Presidency College, is a public state university located in Kolkata, West Bengal.. 14-0358, Action Area-ID New Town (Near Biswa Bangla Convention Centre) Kolkata-700156 Contact details. Yours truly, Amartya Sen, Satyajit Ray, Dr rajendra Prasad, Somnath Chatterjee, Aparna Sen, Utpal Dutta, Rabi Ghosh. Presidency University Students Corner. Presidency University, Kolkata, formerly known as Hindu College and Presidency College, is a public state university located in College Street, Kolkata. Notable Alumni. Presidency University Students Corner. Presidency University formerly Presidency College or Hindu College was founded in 1817 by Raja Ram Mohan Roy. He was awarded 'Deshikottom' by Visva-Bharati University and 'Padma Bhusan' by the Indian Government in appreciation of his outstanding achievements. The longest serving Principal of Presidency College was J. Sutcliff, who was its principal intermittently for 20 years, from 1852-1875. RTI Presidency University (Main Campus) 86/1 College Street Kolkata 700073 Presidency University (2nd Campus) Plot No. It was established in 1817, in what is present day Kolkata. DG/02/02, Premises No. This university is one of the finest academic institutions in India and boasts of an exceptional pool of notable alumni spread across the world. RTI