The size and the location of the classroom, besides the physical amenities available in it, also have considerable impact on the learning attitude of the students. A clean, spacious, adequately ventilated, and well lighted classroom equipped with all the modern audio visual teaching aids will always have a positive influence on the students, making them more receptive, cheerful and enthusiastic. Classrooms at Phoenix are spacious, lavishly furnished and equipped with built in AC system.
Every attempt has been made to develop the College’s library into an intellectual and social resource center designed to meet the diverse information needs of its students, teachers and office personnel. The Library Programs are constructed to help students to function in the emerging Information Society. As a gateway to information, the PCM’s library is a repository of accumulated knowledge and an access point to current resources. To meet the student’s needs, the library is open six days a week from 6:30 AM to 4:00 PM, and boasts of a wide collection of text/reference books, research works, journals, maps, newspapers, pamphlets, catalogs, microforms, bound periodicals, government publications, manuals, manuscripts, photographs, and other reading materials. Apart from having educational Video Cassettes, CDs, Audio Cassettes, Slides and Laser Discs, the library also has comfortable listening and viewing areas equipped with all the necessary electronic gadgets.
E-Library Section having a couple of multimedia computers with internet connections for browsing and access of valuable information. To reinforce the PCM’s library, Lincoln University E-Library provides students the 24 hour approach to millions of e-books, research works; journals and an interactive forum for exchanging students’ learning experience with each other.
Well furnished and secured hostel accommodation are available for both girls and boys.
To develop and enhance the student’s skills in computing, now considered a major requirement for all students, regardless of their disciplines, PCM is equipped with a modern Computer Laboratory consisting of updated Computer Hardware loaded with all necessary Software and with unlimited internet facility via cable and wi fi. All the students, irrespective of their interests and choice of subjects are prompted to utilize the powerful vehicle of Information Technology, viz., the Internet to access valuable information and boost their knowledge.
PCM incites its students to take part according to their interests, needs and abilities, in the college’s physical fitness programs intended to foster basic human qualities like self assurance, comradeship, team spirit, and co-operation. To supplement and to enrich the first priority of college life: academic accomplishment, PCM sponsors a well-rounded program of inter-college and inter-mural athletics/sports for boys and girls. Besides having a spacious playground with a basketball court, other facilities such as table tennis, volleyball and other indoor games are also available for the recreation of students. (Pix attached)
Recreational activities as an integral part of the College’s extra curricular activities greatly enhance the development of an individual’s potentialities and inclinations, which at a later stage can be exploited by oneself for his own advantage. Recreational activities offer opportunities for the students to learn new skills, explore their potentialities, and expand their talents through creative planning and programming. Phoenix undertakes all efforts to provide the environment and offer facilities, necessary for the implementation of such activities.
Common extra curricular activities like eloquent competitions, debates, literary symposiums, excursions, treks, community service campaigns, social welfare campaigns, cultural shows, exhibitions, fairs, etc. , are organized on a regular basis, to develop in the students, efficient leadership qualities, harmonious interpersonal relationships, firm team spirit, modesty and above all an attitude of give & take.
Apart from snacks and beverages, wholesome, fresh, & hygienic vegetarian/non vegetarian meals, rich and nutritious in content, satisfying the palate of the students drawn from different communities and cultural background are served at PCM Cafeteria. Strict hygiene is always maintained inside the dining hall as well as in the kitchen, and no compromise on the quality of the foodstuffs, cooking ingredients, and cleaning materials is made.
Located near Anamnagar Bridge at Bijuli Bazar, the College is easily accessible through public transport from every corner of the valley. Nevertheless the college provides its own shuttle service for those students who opt for such.