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Dasgupta, Bimal Chandra, b.1911 (Dip. Social Study, Edinburgh University)



  • Existence: b.1911


Dip. Social Study 1952. Prior to studying at Edinburgh Dasgupta worked for the government of West Bengal as a District Social Education Officer. His thesis was entitled "Labour in Tea Plantations in Assam". After graduating he worked at the Glacier Metal Co. Kilmarnock before returning to India and taking a post as Superintendent of Banipur State Orphanage.

Source: Student admission file, EUA; Edinburgh University calendar.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

D36 Dasgupta, Bimal Chandra, 1950-1951

 File — Box SW 17
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/8/1/226
Scope and Contents

Dip. Social Study 1952. File contains: Enrolment form, correspondence and placement reports from: R. Gordon, Personnel Manager, Barry, Ostlere & Shepherd Limited, Linoleum & Floorcloth Manufacturers, Kirkcaldy.

Thesis: "Labour in Tea Plantations in Assam" [NB a copy of this does not survive in the file].

Dates: 1950-1951