Meenakshi College for Women is a Government–aided institution that was established in 1975 for providing higher education for women. The college is affiliated to the University of Madras and has been a pioneer in the field of higher education for more than 3 decades.
The Collegeoffers 39 different courses in the Arts, Science, and Commerce, including under-graduate, post-graduate courses, M.Phil. and Ph.D. courses. The mission of the college is to provide quality higher education and sustain academic excellence and to provide all the physical, human and technological infrastructure for effective learning process. Meenakshi College for Women is a reputed institution and has been successful in producing some of the finest and most disciplined young professional women in the country, who excel not only in academics and in their profession, but also in arts and sports. The College is committed to shaping young women into skilled, responsible, disciplined and socially conscious citizens with a strong value base. The distinguished alumni of the college have made a mark in various fields such as Science, Technology, the Fine Arts, the Civil Service, Sports and even Mountaineering.
Facts and Figures ofMeenakshi College for Women -
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Secretary of the Institute
Ln. Dr. (Ms.) K. S. Lakshmi
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How to Reach
5 Kms away from Chennai Egmore Railway Station
Why to JoinMeenakshi College for Women?
Research and Development Projects- The college has a dedicated cell for R&D with many major and minor research project being done, with funding from the UGC and other Government agencies such as Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam, Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS) and more
Multiple Schoarships- There are many scholarships available for students every year, both from the Government and from private organizations worth over Rs. 50