Presidents of the Council
(1906 – Till date)

  • 1906-1921: Sir Rash Behary Ghosh
  • 1921-1924: Sir Ashutosh Chaudhuri
  • 1924-1944: Sir Prafulla Chandra Ray
  • 1944-1962: Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy
  • 1962-1965: Shri Prafulla Chandra Sen
  • 1965-1972: Shri Bhupati Majumdar
  • 1972-1975: Dr. Triguna Sen
  • 1975-1978: Shri Prabir Chandra Vasu Mallick
  • 1978-1990: Shri Sourindra Nath Datta
  • 1990-1993: Shri Khagendra Mohan Chakravarty
  • 1993-1994: Shri Hirendra Nath Mullick
  • 1994-2004: Professor Manindra Mohan Chakraborty
  • 2004-2005: Shri Sudhir Chandra Ganguli
  • 2005-        : Professor Debi Prasad Chattopadhyaya


The Jatindra Mohan Sangrahashala, the archive of the National Council of Education, Bengal is a unique collection of six thousand manuscripts, seven thousand books, and two thousand two hundred forty-two periodicals. It came into being on 11th May, 1984 when Professor Jatindra Mohan Bhattacharjee donated to the National Council his personal collection of manuscripts, books and periodicals.

Dr. Triguna Sen Centre

Dr. Triguna Sen Centre of Life Long Education

Under this centre the Council through its various schools conducts non formal Education.

School of Language Management

Under this centre the Council through its various schools conducts non formal Education.


The Council has its book-sale shop situated on Raja Subidh Mullick Road by the side of the Council’s first gate which sales all publications of the Council. It remains open between 11 am and 5.30 pm on all days other than Sundays and holidays

Indumati Sabhagriha

Indumati Sabhagriha is the auditorium of the Council used for seminars and lectures. The auditorium is fully air-conditioned with uninterrupted power supply. The sitting capacity is 183. There is a small dais with a podium, inbuilt public address system, three microphones, four halogen lights and two side-lights, screen, three tables and six chairs for the dais, one greenroom with attached toilet.