About our Course

We are a Photography Club established in 1983 with an avowed objective of practicing and promoting Photography as a medium of art. We conduct a Basic Course of Photography with an aim to impart basic knowledge of photography to aspirant photographers. So far we have successfully conducted 36 Basic Courses and 10 Diploma Courses. Our 37th Basic Course of Photography will be commenced from May 2021. Please check our website for further update www.chhayapath.org or contact at the following no. +91 98318 12302, 9432338316, 9433048199.

Course Outline

Our course consists of Basic and Digital photography including Studio Lighting, the basic application of photo-editing software. The duration of the course will be about six (6) months divided into 2 semesters, which consist of theoretical and practical classes along with several photo-taking day outings in and around Kolkata under the guidance of eminent photographers who are the ex-students of Chhayapath, Calcutta.

Admission is open to any individual of more than 18 yrs of age.

Admission for limited seats of 37th photography course will start at Chhayapath, Calcutta, B/19A/H/3 Pratapaditya Road, Kolkata 26 on every Thursday between 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM from third week of March on first come first serve basis.


1. A photocopy of Age proof Certificate
2. One copy of Passport Size Photograph

Class Timing

every Thursday from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.


B/19-A/H/3, Pratapaditya Rd, Near 27 Pally Park,
Kolkata, 700026

Tirthapati Institution (3rd Floor),
142/1, Rash Behari Avenue,
Kolkata-700029 (opposite to Deshapriya Park).


Admission fee is Rs. 10500/- which is payable at the time of admission,


Study Materials for this course will be provided by the club.


On successful completion of the course, the candidate will receive a course completion certificate

Classes including practicals

DAY Outing

optional Outstation outing*

* Not included in the course fee and the participation is optional

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For details or inquiry about our Course, please contact

Club President: +91 9433048199
Club Secretary: +91 9432338316
Course Secretary: +91 9831812302