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Major H. S. Jarrett.
( Rev. K.M. Banerjee, D. L. Sanskrit
Pandit Maheschandra Nyaya
( Rev. J. Robertson. History
... M. J. White, Esq. Mathematics and Natural Philo- ( H. W. M'Cann, Esq., D. Sc. sophy
... ( W. N, Boutflower, Esq.
( Rev. W. Hastie. Mental and Moral Science
| A. R. Thomson, Esq.
| Dr. Murray Thomson. Physical Science
*** ( A. Ewbank, Esq. Botany
... Dr. Geo. King.
B. L. Examination, 1881.
1 B. L. Gupta, Esq.
Honors in Law.
1 B. L. Gupta, Esq.
... Dr. K. McLeod. Chemistry
... Dr. C. J. H. Warden. Medicine and Midwifery
Dr. R. C. Chandra. Surgery and Ophthalmic Surgery Dr. D. O'C. Raye. Physiology and Comp. Anatomy Dr. T. R. Lewis. Materia Medica
.. Dr. R. Harvey. Pathology and Hygiene ... Dr. C. H Joubert. Medical Jurisprudence
... Dr. F. C. Nicholson. Botany ...
Dr. D. D. Cunningham.
Honors in Midwifery.
REGULATIONS REGARDING ACADEMICAL COSTUME. Graduates shall wear a European dress with a College Cap, or a white Chapkan and Trowsers, with a Shawl Pagree and black Taz. They also shall wear Gowns and Hoods for the several degrees, as described below
For the Degree of B. A. A black silk or stuff Gown. The Hood shall be of black silk or stuti, edged on the inside with a border of dark blue silk.
For the Degree of B. L. A black silk or stuff Gown. The Hood shall be of black silk or stuff, edged on the inside with a border of green silk.
For the degree of B. M. Black silk or stuff Gown. The Hood shall be of black silk or stuff, edged on the inside with a border of scarlet silk.
For the Degree of B. C. E. A black silk or stuff Gown. The Hood shall be of black silk or stuff, edged on the inside with a border of orange-coloured silk,
For the Degree of M. D. or Master in any of the Faculties. A black silk or stuff Gown. The Hood shall be of black silk or stuff, with a lining of silk corresponding in colour with the inside border of the Hood for Bachelors of the Faculty.
For the Degree of Doctor-in-Law. A violet silk Gown with full sleeves. The Hood shall be of scarlet silk with a lining of white satin.
PREMCHAND ROYCHAND STUDENTSHIPS. Premchand Roychand, Esq., of Bombay, in a letter to the Govern. ment of India, offered to make a donation of two lakhs of Rupees to the Calcutta University, and on the 9th February, 1866. paid over this amount to the Government of India, to be transferred to the University, and held by it as a Body Corporate under Section 2 of Act II ot 1857. Mr. Premchand Roych’ınd further expressed a hope that the money should be devoted to some one large object or to a portion of some large object for which it might in itself be insufficient."
The Senate, at a meeting on the 21st July, 1866, accepted Mr. Premchand Roychand's manificent donation, and directed that it should be invested in 5 per cent. Government Securities. The Senate also sanctioned the following plan for appropriating the proceeds of the donation :
1. Five studentships, to be called Premchand Roychand Studentships, of Rs. 2,000 a year each, to be founded and maintained by the interest of the two lakhs and its accumulations during the next five years.
2. Any M.A. of this University to be eligible for one of these studentships during eight years from the time that he passed the Entrance Examination.
3. Sach studentship to be tenable for five years, and one election to be made annually after Examination.
4. Candidates to give notice of intention to appear six months before the Examination, and to select not more than five of the following subjects, each to receive a maximum of 1,000 marks :
6. History of Greece, Rome, England, and India ; and a general view of the History of Modern Europe from Guizot, Hallam, &c. To include Political Economy
7. Moral Sciences :-viz., Ethics, Mental Philosophy, Logic. 8. Pare Mathematics. 9. Mixed Mathematics. 10. Physical Science. 5. The names of the students to be printed in the Calendar after the Fellows, and after them the names of ex-students.
DUFF SCHOLARSHIPS. The subscribers to a fund, raised for the purpose of comme. morating the services of the Rev. Dr. Duff, directed the investment of the amount collected (Rs. 20,000) in Government Securities; and offered to transfer the same to the University of Calcutta on the following conditions :
1. The interest of the money shall be applied to establish :
1.- A Scholarship of Rs. 15 a month, tenable for one year by the student who shall obtain in the First Arts Examination the highest number of marks for Languages.
II.-A Scholarship of Rs. 15 a month, tenable for one year by the student who shall obtain in the First Arts Examination the highest number of marks for Mathematics.
III.-A Scholarship of Rs. 15 & month, tenable for one year by the student who, having been educated for at least one year in the Free Kirk Institution, shall obtain the highest number of marks in all the subjects of the First Arts Examination taken together.
IV.-A Scholarship of Rs. 15 a month, tenable for one year by the student who, being a Christian in religion, and having been educated for at least one year in any of the affiliated Institutions for the education of Europeans and Eurasians, shall obtain the highest number of marks in all the subjects of the First Arts Examination taken together.
2. The above Scholarships shall be called “ Duff Scholarships," and shall be tenable with any otber Scholarships.
3. The surplus of the funds, after paying any small incidental expenses, shall be suffered to accumulate, and used for the purpose of giving rewards to any students of the University, who shall pass with credit in the Evidences of Revealed Religion, Natural
Theology and Moral Philosophy in the Examination for Honors, or for Degree of M. A., such rewards to be called “ Duff Prizes."
4. Should the accumulations appear to the Syndicate greater than is necessary to carry out Rule 3, they may add to the value of the Duff Scholarships, or increase their number.
5. The Syndicate shall have the power of putting a fair interpretation on any doubtful point in the above rules.
The Senate, at a meeting on the 21st July, 1866, accepted this benefaction from the subscribers of the Duff Memorial Fund.
Baboo Eshan Chundra Bose, of Calcutta, bequeathed, by his will, to the University, the sum of Rs. 12,000 in Government Securities of the 5 per cent. loan, for the purpose of founding a Scholarship, to be awarded annually in accordance with the terms specified in the following extract from the will :
“I direct my said Executors, immediately on my decease, if the same shall not be contributed during my lifetime, to set apart out of my estate, Government Securities of the late East India Company, or of the Government of India, or both of them, for the amount of Rupees twelve thousand, of some 5 per cent. loan, or otherwise that my Executors shall immediately, after my decease, invest a sufficient part of my estate in the purchase of similar Government Securities for Rupees twelve thousand, of some five per cent. loan, so as to provide an annual income of Rupees six hundred, and to endorse over and transfer the same to the Government of Bengal, or the President, for the time being, of the Syndicate of the Calcutta University, subject to the trusts hereinafter mentioned concerning the same, that is to say, interest to found a Scholarship in the Calcutta University, to be called “Eshan's Scholarship,' to be awarded to the first scholar, being a Hindu Native of India, on the B. A. list for the year in the order of merit, in consideration of his continuing his studies at the Calcutta Presidency College with a view to the attainment of the higher Degree of M. A., and to be paid to him upon or in case of his attaining that Degree, but not otherwise."
TAGORE LAW PROFESSORSHIP. The Hon'ble Prasanna Coomar Tagore, C. S. I., bequeathed, by his will, to the University, a monthly allowance of Rs. 1,000, for the purpose of founding a Professorship of Law in connection with the University, to be called the “ Tagore Law Professorship.” The terms of the bequest are given in the following extract from the will:
"I am desirous of founding a Law Professorship, to be called * The Tagore Law Professorship, and of providing an adequate remuneration for the Professor who shall fill the chair provided by me. I direct that my Trustees or Trustee do, and shall, as soon as may conveniently be after my death, invest in Govern. ment Securities such a sum of money taken from my personalty or by degrees from the income of my real estate, at the discretion of my Trustees or Trustee, as will produce the monthly sum of Rs. 1,000, and that when such sum has been invested, the same may be assigned, transferred, and made over to the University of Calcutta to be held apon the following trusts, that is to say: In trust to pay out of the interest accruing due therefrom the annual sum of Rs. 10,000 by equal monthly payments to the Tagore Law Professor for the time being, and in trust to apply the residue of the interests in the manner hereinafter mentioned. And I desire that until such sum shall have been so invested and made over as hereinbefore directed, my said Trustees or Trustee shall either from the proceeds of my personal estate or from the rents, issues, and profits arising from my real property, pay the sum of Rs. 1,000 a month to the University of Calcutta, to be applied by the University in the same manner and for the same purposes as the interest to accrue due from the funds which I have hereinbefore directed to be made over to the University. And I declare that the right of appointing a Professor to the said. Tagore Law Professorship' and removing or dismissing the incumbent therefrom shall be vested in the Senate of the University. And that the first appointment shall be made so as to begin to take effect not later than the end of one year from the date of my death; my will is that the · Tagore Law Professor' shall read or deliver at some place within the town of Calcutta one complete Course of Law Lectures without charge to the students and other persons who may attend such lectures. Within six months after the delivery of each course of lectures, the lecture shall be printed, and not less than 500 copies thereof shall be distributed gratuitously. I desire that the expense of such printing and distribution may be defrayed out of the residue of the apnual interest of the said fund. Whatever portion of the residue may remain after defraying the expenses, I desire that it may be devoted to the printing and publication of approved works on Law or Jurisprudence. It is my will that the said Tagore Law Profes. sorship’ shall, save as herein provided, be as to the kind of law which is to be tanght and in all other matters and things regulated by and subject to the control of the Senate to the said University."
The Senate has adopted the following scheme for lectures :
1. That in the month of August in each year, the Faculty of Law shall name four or more subjects, upon one of which (to be selected by himself) the Professor for the following year shall be required to deliver a course of at least twelve lectures,