Erode Arts and Science College, Erode, Tamil Nadu is an autonomous college established in 1972. Since then, it has provided quality education at undergraduate, post graduate and research levels. The institute provides courses across all the three streams- Science, Commerce and Arts.

The institute is affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and is recognised by UGC and AICTE. The institute was re-accredited by NAAC with a “B+” grade. Various scholarship options are provided by the institute for the needy and meritorious students.

Admission to UG and PG courses are on merit basis. For admission to research level courses, the institute conducts its own written test and personal interview.

Erode Arts and Science College Highlights

Established | Type 1972 | Public
Affiliated to Bharathiar University
Accredited by NAAC
Approved by AICTE, UGC
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria Merit based
Facilities Available Library, Hostel, Transportation
Official Website

Erode Arts and Science College Courses

Given below are the details of the various courses offered by Erode Arts and Science College:

Course Details
BA Duration: 3 years
Specializations: Economics, Tamil Literature, English Literature, History
Eligibility Criteria: Pass in 10+2 examinations
B.Com Duration: 3 years
Specializations: Computer Application, Banking and Finance, Banking and Insurance
Eligibility Criteria: Pass in 10+2 examinations
B.Sc Duration: 3 years
Specializations: Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Microbiology
Eligibility Criteria: Pass in 10+2 examinations 
BBA Duration: 3 years
Eligibility Criteria: Pass in 10+2 examinations
MA Duration: 2 years
Specializations: English Literature, Economics
Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in relevant field
Master of Science Duration: 2 years
Specializations: Mathematics, Computer Science, Applied Electronics, Physics, Chemistry
Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in relevant field
M.Com Duration: 2 years
Specializations: Finance and Computer Applications, Cost Accounts and Project
Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in relevant field
MCA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in relevant field
MSW Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: Graduation in relevant field
Ph.D/ M.Phil Duration: 3 years/ 1 year
Specializations: Tamil, English, Economics, Commerce, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
Eligibility Criteria: Post Graduation in relevant specialization

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Erode Arts and Science College Admission

Admission to UG courses and PG courses are offered on the basis of merit obtained in qualifying examinations. For admission to Ph.D and M.Phil courses, a written test and personal interview is conducted by the institute. The application process for admission is conducted in an online mode.

How to Apply?

  • Visit the official website of the institute-
  • Click on “Admission 2020-21” in the notification window.
  • Select the category you want to apply in.
  • Then fill the application form and upload necessary documents.
  •  Click on “submit” and complete the registration process by paying application fee.

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Erode Arts and Science College Scholarship

The following scholarship options are available to the students:

  • Backward Class Welfare State Scholarship: This scholarship is offered to students belonging to backward classes if their parents’ annual income is less than INR 50,000.
  • Harijan Welfare Scholarship Under State Scheme: Students belonging to AD converts having parents’ annual income less than INR 60,000 are eligible for this scholarship.
  • Scholarship to Physically Handicapped Students: Director of Social Welfare, 485-Anna Salai, Nandaman, Madras publishes the notification in “The Hindu” every year to avail this scholarship.
  • Fee Concessions: Students belonging to Backward Classes and whose parent’s annual income from all sources is less than INR 15,000 are provided with Full / Half Fee concession.

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Erode Arts and Science College Facilities 

  • Computer Cell: The computer cell of the college is facilitated with LAN connection and is accessible even after college hours on all working hours.
  • Library: The central library of the college follows Open Access System and contains 40465 titles and 53737 volumes along with many journals, magazines, CD’s/DVD’s and question banks.
  • Hostel: The institute has a boy’s hostel with a capacity of 200 students. A hostel room is shared by 4 students. The hostel is provided with all facilities such as playground, reading room, recreation room, medical facilities and mess.
  • Sports: The institute has playgrounds for all outdoor games including track events and sports complex for indoor games. The department also has Audio-Visual equipment along with television and CD/DVD on physical fitness and yoga.
  • Transport Facilities: Currently the institute runs 13 buses with 25% free ship from government fare for providing transport to students from Erode and nearby villages or regions.

Erode Arts and Science College Faculty

Erode Arts and Science College faculty members are knowledgeable and well experienced in their respective fields. They help the students with their academics as well as all round development. The faculty members working at different positions are:

  • HoD: 37
  • Associate Professors: 22
  • Assistant Professors: 182

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Erode Arts and Science College FAQs

Ques. How can we reach Erode Arts and Science College?

Ans. The nearest railway station, Erode Junction, is at a distance of just 5 kms from the institute while the nearest airport, Salem airport, is at a distance of 74 kms and takes around 2 hours to reach by the road. The airport and institute are also connected through buses and metro.

Ques. How are the faculty members of Erode Arts & Science College?

Ans. The faculty members of the institute are well qualified and experienced. Most of the faculties are either Ph.D holders or pursuing Ph.D. They help students with their academics as well as overall development.

Ques. Does Erode Arts & Science College have a Placement Cell?

Ans. The placement cell of the institute is very efficient in providing placement to the students. They also organize training sessions and meetings to guide the students about job opportunities and future career options.

Ques. What are the annual fees of different courses at the Erode Arts & Science College?

Ans. For aided courses, the annual fees of the college ranges from INR 1,500 to INR 3,000 depending upon the course and specialization opted for. The annual fee includes all the charges such as tuition fee, admission fee, deposit, etc.

Ques. What are some of the clubs or societies for students at Erode Arts & Science College?

Ans. The institute houses Fine Arts Club, Chess Club, Eco Club, Red Ribbon Club, NCC, NSS and many more to encourage active participation of students in co-curricular activities.