Holy Cross College(Autonomous), Kanyakumari is the first women’s college in Kanyakumari that is managed by Congregation of Sisters of Cross, Chavanod. The institute is established with an objective to empower women by imparting quality education to them. The college is guided by spiritual Christian principles which it bestows on its students through awareness programs and character formation activities.
Holy Cross College is offering an array of under-graduate, graduate, post-graduate and doctorate courses in the streams of Art, Science & Commerce. The College is proud of its eminent faculties and their innovative teaching methods which include brain-storming sessions, online teaching, GDs, peer teaching etc.
Facts and Figures
Year of Foundation
Congregation of Sisters of Cross, Chavanod district
Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tamil Nadu.
Spread over 20 acres of land
UG courses - XII marks for under-graduate courses
PG Courses- Written test or as per rules prescribed by University
Digitised library well- stocked with :
Books : over 57000
Journals & Periodicals : 69
E-Books & Journals via INFLIBNET: 75000 + 3000
Newspapers : 14
CDs/DVDs : 324
Total No. of students in last year
Number of companies visited during last year
% of students placed through campus placement program held in last year
Students Benefit Programs
Social Awareness, spiritual animation, skill-development programs etc.
Financial aid/minority scholarship through Institute, government & other sources to eligible OBC/SC/ST/EWS students
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Why to Join Holy Cross College?
1. Leading Women’s College in the District:
Holy Cross College is the oldest and first women institute in Kanyakumari which has achieved ‘A’ Grade from NAAC through its strife and enriching programs. This disciplined college is a complete institution with excellent infrastructural facilities, career-oriented programs and effective collaborations as needed to enhance women education.