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Ranked 7 for Arts by Indiatoday 2020
Ranked 5 for Science by Indiatoday 2020
Ranked 8 for Social Work by Indiatoday 2020
Ranked 5 for Social Work by Indiatoday 2019
Ranked 3 for MBA by Indiatoday 2020
Ranked 4 for MBA by Indiatoday 2019
Ranked 5 for Commerce by Indiatoday 2020
Ranked 3 for Computer Applications by Indiatoday 2020
Ranked 3 for Computer Applications by Indiatoday 2019
Ranked 3 for Overall by Outlook 2020
Ranked 7 for Social Science by Outlook 2020
Ranked 5 for Science by Outlook 2020
Ranked 5 for Commerce by Outlook 2020
Ranked 8 for Arts by Outlook 2020
Ranked 4 for Commerce by The Week 2020
Ranked 3 for Commerce by The Week 2019
Ranked 4 for Science by The Week 2020
Ranked 2 for Science by The Week 2019
Ranked 4 for Arts by The Week 2020
Ranked 4 for Arts by The Week 2019
Loyola College, Chennai

Loyola College, Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu UGC | Estd 1925 University of Madras, Chennai Public (Autonomous) NAAC Grade A Ranked for Overall by NIRF 2020+19 more

By Swati Mishra
Content Curator

Loyola College Recent Admission Alerts and Updates

Latest Updates: 

  • Loyola College M.Phil program entrance exam 2020 is scheduled for November 5, 2020 (10 AM). The application process for the same has been extended to October 31, 2020, which was earlier fixed till October 10, 2020.
  • Loyola College has completed all the admissions for the PG programs. Registration for admission started on July 16, 2020. On October 5, the college conducted an online orientation program for all the students admitted to PG programs, and the online classes for the new session will start thereof. 

Loyola College Admission 2020

EventsDates
M.Phil Program online registration last dateOctober 31, 2020
M.Phil program entrance test 2020November 5, 2020 (10 AM)
PG program online registration start dateJuly 16, 2020
PG program orientation programOctober 5, 2020
Rankings
  • Ranked 6th Top College in India by NIRF 2019.
  • Elevated to the status of the college of excellence by UGC.
  • Reaccredited by NAAC with 3.70 CGPA out of 4.00.

Loyola College Courses

Loyola College has various courses offered through its eight departments and a research center. The departments are mentioned below:

  • School of Commerce and Economics
  • School of Computational Sciences
  • School of Physical Sciences
  • School of Vocational Studies
  • School of Humanities
  • School of Languages
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Media Studies

The courses offered by the college are tabulated below:

CoursesSpecializationsEligibility
B.AEconomics, English, History, Sociology, Tamil10+2 passed in any stream.
B.ScPhysics, Biology, Maths, Chemistry, Visual Communications, Food chemistry, and Food processing10+2 passed in the science stream.
B.ComAccountancy, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics10+2 passed in commerce stream. 
M.AEconomics, English, History, Sociology, Tamil, Social Work, Sociology, Philosophy, Psychology, Applied HistoryGraduation with 50% marks in the relevant stream. For M.Com- BBA or B.Com
M.ScPhysics, Biology, Maths, Chemistry, Visual Communications, Biotech, Data Science, Food Chemistry and Food Processing
M.ComAccountancy, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics
M. PhilEconomics, English, History, Tamil, Physics, Biology, Maths, Chemistry, Visual Communications, Philosophy, PsychologyPostgraduate in relevant stream.
Ph.D

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Loyola College Admissions

Admissions at Loyola College is a two-stage process. Loyola College releases the cut off after the submission of application forms on the basis of which merit is prepared and students are called for the personal interviews.

Stage 1: Qualification of Merit

Stage 2: Selection Interview After application, the list of selected students is made merit wise. Those who are in merit are called for the interview process.

Note: It is a minority Roman catholic institution. There are two lists that every department releases at the end of admissions.
  • First list: As Loyola is a Catholic institution, they reserve 50% of the seats to Roman Catholic. 
  • Second list: Out of the remaining 50%, rest all categories can compete including General, SC, ST, OBC and other religious community students.

Application Procedure

  • Step 1: Registration through Online Application Portal
  • Step 2: Filling-in the Basic and Specific details
  • Step 3: Attaching the Documents
  • Step 4: Payment of Application Fee
  • Application Fees:
    • General Candidates: INR 150 for UG and INR 200 for PG
    • SC/ST Candidates: INR 123 for UG and INR 158 for PG

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Loyola College Placements

There are regular campus recruitment drives conducted on the campus and various companies visit the campus for the same. Different online training programs are organized for further grooming of the students. Few of the recently visited companies are:

  • HCL
  • Cactus
  • Akshar Arbol Schools
  • Real Foundations
  • Sutherland and Many more

Recent Placement Summary of the Loyola College Chennai:

  1. Training Given: 19 
  2. Companies Visited: 100 
  3. Recruited Students: 804 (100%) 
  4. Companies Participated: 47 

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Loyola College Scholarships

Fee concessions for poor family students, merit scholarship for well-studying students, free food for eligible students, the gold medal for outstanding students, etc they provide a lot of recognition awards to all.

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Loyola College Facilities

There are numerous facilities offered by the College for the overall development of the students. Few of them are mentioned below:

  • Hostels: Hostels are provided for boys and girls separately. Admission into hostels will be considered only after the admission into Loyola College. Only limited seats are available in the hostels. For further details, please contact the Hostel Administration.
    • Loyola Hostel for Men: 044-28178352
    • The Dean of Women Students processes the admission of girls into the hostel.
    • Loyola Women's Hostel: 044-28178452
  • Library: Students and Staff who are at present working or studying are eligible to become members of this library. Membership for outsiders is not allowed. In case non-members and past students want to make a short reference they shall meet the Library Director or Librarian for permission.
  • Health Center: LHC has dedicated general physicians, staff nurse and lab technicians available on all working days to administer free medical treatments to all staff and students.
  • Food Court: There are multiple food vendors offering a variety of cuisines with Local, national and international flavor to cater to the recipe of the students.

Loyola College Faculty

Name: Dr. M. George Johnson

  • Designation: HOD, Department of Chemistry
  • Qualification - M.Sc., B.Ed., DCA., Ph.D.

Name: Dr. John R. Devadason

  • Designation: Professor, Department of Chemistry
  • Qualification - M.Sc., Ph.D.

Name: Dr. T. Joseph

  • Designation: HOD, Department of Commerce
  • Qualification - M.Com.,M.Phil.,M.B.A.,Ph.D.

Name: Dr. Francis Jose

  • Designation: Professor, Department of Commerce
  • Qualification - M.Com.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.

Loyola College FAQs

Ques. Which is the more superior college, Madras Christian College or Loyola College Chennai?

Ans. It depends on the course you want to study. Some of the courses of Loyola College like Bachelor of Humanities is excellent in terms of faculty and curriculum while Some courses of Madras Christian College beat Loyola College when it comes to the curriculum, e.g B.Sc.

Ques. Is Loyola College Co-ed?

Ans. Yes, Loyola College is co-ed for all PG Courses and Bachelors in Visual Communication. For rest courses, it is not co-ed.

Ques. Which college is better for BBA Course- MCC or Loyola College?

Ans. It entirely depends on what you want. If you want a wholesome experience of college life. I strongly suggest you join MCC. But if you're looking to study in college. Loyola will be a better option. MCC has a lot of diversity in its students with most of the students coming around from all parts of India. Whereas, you're more likely going to study with a majority of Chennai crowd at Loyola.

Ques. Is there any dress code at Loyola College?

Ans. There is no such thing called dress code, unlike some Engineering or Medical colleges. However, you can't wear torn jeans and a round neck tee shirt. What college wants from the students is that the proper dress. 

Ques. How is the Infrastructure of Loyola College?

Ans. Excellent infrastructure and a beautiful looking campus. The canopy of trees covering the pathways protecting you from the scorching sun of Chennai makes you never want to leave the campus once you enter, probably one of the best looking campuses in south India.

Select Degree : B.Sc M.Sc B.Com BA BCA M.Com B.Com {Hons.} M.C.A M.A Ph.D M.Phil PG Diploma Diploma B.Voc. B.Voc B.A {Hons.} BBA M.Voc. + 13 More
Select Stream : Arts Commerce Science Management Computer Applications Animation Agriculture Mass Communications Design Vocational Courses + 5 More

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    Vignesh MB.comBatch : 2019
    8.0
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    8 /10

    It is the number one arts college in Tamilnadu. All courses in this college offers some extra-curricular activities like being a part of any clubs(Citizen Consume Club, Youth Club, Red Cross Club, Rotaract Club, etc) and being a part of social services. These all are mandatory for all students to do, which also includes in semester marksheet. Loyola College is famous for Student Union Election. A very good campus with all needed facilities for students. Excellent infrastructure.

    7/10faculty
    8/10placement
    9/10social life
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    Ivan s MathiasB. A. EconomicsBatch : 2021
    10.0
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    10 /10

    The culture of the college and the discipline of the college which made to take the admission in the college. Yes B. A. Economics is my favorite subject to study as it keeps me updated about the economy situation of the country or any other marketing purposes.

    10/10faculty
    10/10placement
    10/10social life
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    StudentBsc PhysicsBatch : 2020
    8.7
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    8.7 /10

    I choose this college because of its atmosphere and the way they teach us. It is ranked among the top 10 colleges in India. There is a lot of things which inspired me to take this course(physics) which includes theory parts and the laws are just fascinating and moreover I didn't have any better option to study this course than this college

    9/10faculty
    9/10placement
    8/10social life
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    Wilbert Joseph YesurajB.comBatch : 2012
    10.0
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    About my lovely college

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    10 /10

    College management is excellent. They maintain the college and adminstration very well because of the management, I love the college.

    10/10faculty
    10/10placement
    10/10social life
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    Dixon DassBsc MathematicsPursued
    BATCH : 2020
    8.3
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    8.3 /10

    I dont think that loyola college will get any bad remarks.

    9/10faculty
    10/10placement
    6/10social life
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    StudentB.A historyBatch : 2020
    9.3
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    9.3 /10

    Best arts college in india. Well experienced staff professors and a very big campus with dedicated football and cricket ground,basketball court, hockey ground, volleyball court. The college also is engaged in promoting cultural activities and social works. There are many socio clubs in the college as well as NCC wings.

    9/10faculty
    9/10placement
    10/10social life
    10/10course
    9/10hostel
    9/10campus life
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    KRISHNA RAJ MB.com GeneralPursued
    BATCH : 2021
    8.7
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    The Loyola

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    8.7 /10

    Non teaching staffs management should be improved.

    8/10faculty
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    10/10social life
    8/10course
    9/10hostel
    9/10campus life
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    Mohamed Arsath Hussain MM.Sc StatisticsPursued
    BATCH : 2021
    7.7
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    Optimization of vehicle Using Regression technique

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    7.7 /10

    Overall college management do a very decent work. Always they will ready to help to students at any cost. College management always work for students benefits.

    7/10faculty
    9/10placement
    9/10social life
    8/10course
    6/10hostel
    7/10campus life
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    Atul Ignatius DavidB.A English literaturePursued
    BATCH : 2020
    8.7
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    Reviewing my college

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    8.7 /10

    The college which I studied as to all my friends who studied there is the best among the other colleges.

    9/10faculty
    9/10placement
    9/10social life
    8/10course
    8/10hostel
    9/10campus life
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    Ambrith williamB.sc MathematicsPursued
    BATCH : 2021
    9.0
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    One of best arts and science college in chennai

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    9 /10

    the infra structure is excellent. Curriculum is good. Teaching is good. Giving importance to other curricular activities is excellent. Overall everything is good.

    8/10faculty
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    10/10social life
    8/10course
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    Sterling Road, Near Nungambakkam Railway Station, Nungambakkam
    Chennai - 600034
    Tamil Nadu , India

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    Smita bharti

    When the application form for pg will be available ??

    21 Apr, 2020 15:54
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Smita, admission forms for all the PG courses were expected to release from April 18, 2020.

    21 Apr, 2020 16:06
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    Dhanalakshmi Dhanalakshmi

    What to know about correspondence admission details.

    13 Feb, 2020 06:04
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Dhanalakshmi, Loyola college does not offers distance education.

    13 Feb, 2020 11:39
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    Am I eligible to apply for msc visual communication after my B.A in Arts

    31 Jan, 2020 22:43
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi, sorry but you are not eligible for this course as candidates seeking admission in this course must have pursued graduation in relevant discipline only.

    01 Feb, 2020 12:55
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    Sai priyadarshani sahu

    Is there any entrance exam for Msc chemistry?

    20 Jan, 2020 10:04
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Priyadarshini, yes, admission to this course is done on the basis of candidates' score in entrance exam followed by an interview conducted by the college.

    20 Jan, 2020 10:33
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    Krati

    I want to do BA (economic) from LOYOLA college.what is the processor and is it for girls also

    23 Dec, 2019 17:38
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Krati, admission to this course will be done on the basis of merit followed by an interview conducted by the college. You can check the Admission Procedure in detail from here.

    23 Dec, 2019 18:16
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    RAGNI DEVI

    Session fee for BA SOcology.

    20 Dec, 2019 14:41
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Annual fees for this course is INR 13,842 (approx).

    20 Dec, 2019 17:38
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    RAGNI DEVI

    Admission fee for BA Socology

    20 Dec, 2019 12:56
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ragni, registration fee for all UG courses is INR 150 for general categories while it is INR 123 for reserved categories.

    20 Dec, 2019 14:31
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    Manoj singh

    MBA course duration?

    17 Dec, 2019 17:59
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Manoj, course duration of MBA course is two years only.

    17 Dec, 2019 18:05
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    divya devaraj

    MBA joined in Loyola. Fees sollunga

    14 May, 2019 10:32
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    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Divya, kindly check the detailed Fee Structure of MBA in the college from here.

    14 May, 2019 11:34
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    Richa kumari

    Admission procedure for M.com

    24 Dec, 2018 15:50
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    Akansha Expert

    Hi Richa, You may please check the Admission Eligibility for Loyola college Chennai.

    24 Dec, 2018 16:17

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