The ‘College of Art & Design’ is now well-known as ‘Non-Government Aided college’.
Since 2004 the College started functioning with lots of hopes and dreams of common people, art loving personalities, artists, social workers, educationists and keen support of the University of Burdwan in the premises of ‘Srijani Art Gallery’ which is situated in the glorious spectacular ambience with centrally located large water body of the Krishnasayer Eco-Garden complex at Burdwan.
College of Art & Design aims to develop grooming responsible, sensitive, professionals and individuals who will enrich our new generations.
The Two Year MFA & Four Year BFA courses have been structured with a full awareness of contemporary art education and knowledge based contemporary technological advancements related to the world of Art & Design. The college also has focused on Two Year DVA (Craft & Design) course program to provide mid – carrier training for general students.
Apart that College has been running two short term training programs for artisans and craftsmen on “Terracotta & Ceramic” under Ministry of Textile, Govt. of India. The project tenure is five years.
The College has got permanent Affiliation to the University of Burdwan and enlisted in the category of 2(F) and 12(B) under UGC Act 1956 and recognized by Higher Educational Council, Govt. of West Bengal and in the name of the College itself is registered under ‘Society Act’, Govt. of West Bengal as non-profit making ‘Society’. Now the College is operating by newly formed Governing Body (G.B.).