Who we are

28, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Kolkata – 700016, WB, India.
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Protect your Privacy

Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta is committed to protect your privacy and works towards offering you a useful, safe online experience.

Your Information

Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given by GCAC, to any other organization for any reason whatsoever, without your consent.

T&C Change or Modify

Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta reserves the right, in its discretion, to change or modify all or any part of this Agreement at any time, effective immediately upon notice published on the site. Your continued use of the website constitutes your binding acceptance of these terms and conditions, including any changes or modifications made by Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta as permitted above.

Personal Information

Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta treats your personal information or your use of the service as private and confidential and does not check, edit or reveal it to any third parties except where it believes in good faith, such action is necessary to comply with the applicable legal and regulatory processes or to protect and defend the rights of other users or to enforce the terms of service which are binding on all the users of the site.


Except where specifically agreed upon or necessary for operational or regulatory reasons Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta, will not send you any unsolicited information via e-mail. The user can nevertheless unsubscribe from receipt of such e-mails by following instructions therein.

Collect Unnamed

Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta may collect unnamed statistics, which do not personally identify you and reserves the right to perform statistical analyses of user behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site.

Edit Information

The information contents provided on this site cannot be copied, modified, uploaded, downloaded, published or republished, transmitted or otherwise distributed for commercial purposes without prior and explicit permission from the concerned authorities.

Reproduction Information

Reproduction of any information or material provided on this website, with or without any modification, is prohibited unless, with prior permission of Government College of Art and Craft, Calcutta and shall amount to violation of copyright and would be deemed an illegal act.

Legal Jurisdiction

All matters of dispute shall be dealt under the jurisdiction of Calcutta High Court


When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.


We at GCAC may display advertisements on our website as a means of generating revenue to support the various educational and administrative activities of the college. We work with third-party advertisers and ad networks to serve these ads, which may use cookies and other tracking technologies to collect information about your browsing behavior.
Please note that we do not control the data collection and usage practices of our third-party advertisers and ad networks. Their privacy policies and terms of use will apply to any personal information they collect from you as part of their advertising practices.
We take the privacy and security of our visitors seriously and we do not share your personal information with third-party advertisers unless you provide your consent. If you click on an advertisement on our website, you will be directed to the advertiser’s website, and their privacy policy and terms of use will apply.
While we strive to work with reputable advertisers and ad networks, we do not endorse or assume any responsibility for the content, accuracy, or reliability of the advertisements displayed on our website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.