S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences is situated at Salt Lake City
. It was established in the year 1986 by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. The institute offers graduation and post-graduation program in Physical Sciences.
The college has most modern infra-structural facilities. A well-stocked library with a wide collection of books, magazines, and newspapers is provided for the students. It also has facilities for spiral binding, color printing, scanning, and lamination.