The college is expected come up in Kolkata. South point school is planning to bring up a new campus with an area upto 6.5 acres capacity of 15000 students. The location of the integrated campus is expected in Mukundapur. The CM of West Bengal Mamta Banerjee, also unveiled the foundation stone of the Rs 185 Priyamvada Birla campus of the school which will have a built-up area of 5.5 lakh square feet.
About South Point
Over the years, the school has improved drastically. For them, Calcutta where the school took off and the Kolkata where it thrives now, are very different, and the difference doesn’t just lie in the name. South Point has superbly handled the changing student environment, scripting success in an already evolving city. With 13,500 pupils and committed teachers, South Point is a school nurturing excellence.
Asking the school management to give more importance to underprivileged children, Banerjee stated that her government stressed on improving education and making it universal. The land for the new campus, which would be ready in the next three years, has been provided by the state government. Harsh V Lodha, chairman of MP Birla Group which runs the institution, said the campus will have more than 250 classrooms and over 30 laboratories.
He mentioned that both the existing campuses of South Point would be shifted to the new campus where students would be offered the latest infrastructure which will be proportionate with holistic education.