Morning Star

 Regional Seminary & College

Most Rev. Albert V.D'Souza

Founder of the Seminary

Morning Star Regional Seminary and Morning Star College are two Institutions owned and managed by the Bengal Catholic Priests’ Training Institute, registered on 10.1.1979 under the West Bengal Societies Act XXVI of 1961.

Morning Star Regional Seminary was established on June 4, 1968, as the Calcutta Archdiocesan Seminary. On August 6, 1971, the B.A. Department of the Seminary was affiliated to the University of Calcutta, with the name of “Morning Star College”. The first course of Theology began in 1972. In May 1974, Morning Star became a Regional Seminary to serve the dioceses of Bengal Region, namely, Asansol, Bagdogra, Baruipur, Calcutta, Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Krishnagar and Raiganj. The first batch of deacons from this seminary were ordained in December 1975.

  News & Notice

Saint John Mary Vianney Feast will be celebrated on 4th August 2020 at 7.00 am    
Golden Jubilee Year



   Theological Symposium
A symposium on evangelization in South Asia was held at Morning Star College, Barrackpore, Kolkata. As desired by Pope Francis, the theme of the Feb.....
   Christmas Celebrations
On the 15th of December 2018, Morning Star Regional Seminary resounded with different sounds of Christmas Carols in an evening dedicated in Preparatio.....
   Convocation 2018
Morning Star Regional Seminary is indeed Glad to confer the Degree of to 23 students of 4th year theology of 2018-19. This great event was celebr.....
   Mission Sunday Auction
Mission Sunday auction was..........
   Golden Jubilee Celebrations
The sound of the golden bells resounded in the Morning Star Regional Seminary in the midst of the Festival of Lights 2018.....
   Independence Day
This year Morning Star Regional Seminary celebrated the 72nd Independence Day with greater enthusiasm and patriotic zeal. The morning Eucharistic Cele.....
   Vianney Day Celebrations
Vianney Day at Morning Star Seminary The Feast of St. John Mary Vianney was celebrated on 3rd of August at Morning Star Seminary. The Priests, Brothe.....
   Transplantation 2018
Milan Kundera once told memory will always struggle against the forgetfulness of the past. There was a moment in our life in Morning Star where our pa.....