• Women's Christian College, Chennai

    #51, Nungambakkam,
    P.O. Old College Buildings, Chennai (T),
    Chennai (Dist.), Tamil Nadu - 600 006, India

    +91 44 - 28275926

Type of College

Government - Aided

Accreditation & Recognition

UGC, NAAC with "A" Grade

Established

1915

Affiliation

University of Madras, Chennai

About Women's Christian College, Chennai

Women's Christian College, Chennai, is a Christian Minority Interdenominational College established on 7th July 1915 as a joint venture of 12 missionary societies from the UK, USA, and Canada.

It is an autonomous Christian College under Church of South India and widely regarded as one of the oldest and most prestigious colleges for women.

The college is affiliated with University of Madras, Chennai and it is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) & 12(B) under Act, 1956.

It is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "A" Grade - (2nd Cycle) on 21st April 2012.

The aim of the college is helping its members realize spiritual and moral as well as intellectual and aesthetic values also conveying as great as an amount of truth as possible through the channel of a good education especially of Bible truth.

It is a women's govt. aided Institute, providing regular courses in which is located in the urban part of Chennai played a pioneering role in the field of higher education.

The college conferred the status of grant-in-aid college that the fees and all the facilities for the students are fixed by the government and also conferred the status of as "College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)" and awarded by UGC in April 2016.

The college had received many awards and accolades at a city, state and national level for their educational advancements also received the numbers of achievements awards in the field of sports and curricular activities under the University of Madras, Chennai.

The college has been ranked as one of the best colleges in the Arts and Science category in the NIRF rating by the Ministry for Human Resource Development.

At present, the college offers three years undergraduate and two years of postgraduate courses in Arts and Science stream with various specializations under the University of Madras, Chennai. It also offers Ph.D. and Add-On Certificate courses.

The college has its own selection process unlike other colleges under the University of Madras, Chennai. The college has an online application process where prospective applicants are expected to fill in their interests and academic achievements.

University examinations of different courses, examinations conducted by the University of Madras, Chennai, and various other examinations are held in the college premises.

Mission:

  • The college aims to provide a complete, meaningful and relevant education to women so that they are intellectually well-trained, morally upright, socially aware and spiritually inspired 
  • The college has a vibrant campus life with a wide range of opportunities to fill your free time
  • The college has an impressive and pollution-free campus with panoramic green surroundings, elegant landscaping and beautiful flower-beds
  • The college has separate individual departments for all subjects with young, dynamic faculty and non-teaching staff and with good results
  • The college has the most eminent Faculty members and they are really well qualified, experienced and truly committed towards enhancement and development of the students
  • The college has well-equipped with modern facilities like library, laboratory, classrooms, computer lab, seminar halls, hostel, canteen, multipurpose halls, playground etc.
  • A sufficient number of classrooms with varying sizes are made available for the smooth conduct of different classes in the college
  • The college has a library with a good number of books (both text and reference) on various subjects to meet the needs of the students as well as the teachers with reading room facility. Daily Newspapers and selected journals are also regularly subscribed
  • State of the Art Laboratories with sufficient space and all the necessary equipment are made available to various departments
  • The college has taken up the responsibility of imparting necessary, effective and practical education to the students so that they can reach great heights and attain maximum achievements in their life
  • Internet facilities may be availed by the students and teachers as per their needs
  • The college has established an Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) to assure the quality of the college and also details regarding submission of Annual Quality Assurance Reports (AQAR) to NAAC annually
  • The Transportation facility is available for students
  • The college has a significant presence in the field of research. A number of major & minor research projects are awarded to the faculty members by the UGC and other bodies
  • The college has a large playground with well-equipment for different sports like Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Hockey, Badminton and so on
  • A medical facility has been available in the college for the benefit of the students
  • State Government and Central Government offers a number of scholarships to the meritorious students and the students belonging to SC / ST / OBC
  • The institution has provided ICT facilities like computers, projectors, audio-visual gadgets, scanners and printers to the departments and also other aids and a huge number of availability of books for effective delivery of curriculum and for inculcating the knowledge of the subject
  • A special complaint cell (Sexual Harassment Cell) has been formed for the female students in the college. Students can directly complain orally or by written application to the head of the cell. Apart from this, Ragging is strictly prohibited on the college campus
  • To sharpen the skill of students and their personality development, various curricular and extra-curricular activities are the regular features of the institution
  • The college Unit NSS Wing performs different type of social services within and outside of the area
  • The college also organizes workshops, seminars, and conferences for improving teaching skills and methodology
  • The college consists Women Cell to help female students. This cell helps and guides girls to sort out from their personal problem and avoid them from any harassment
Levels of study
Arts
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Arts in English Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts in History Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Master of Arts in Communication Full Time 2 Years Bachelor's Degree
Master of Arts in English Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Human Resource Management Full Time 2 Years B.A
Management
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Business Administration Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Commerce
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Commerce Accounting & Finance Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Commerce in Computer Application Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Engineering
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Computer Application Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Ph.D
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Doctor of Philosophy in Biotechnology Full Time 2 / 3 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology Full Time 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 Years Master's Degree / M.Phil.
M.Phil
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Master of Philosophy in Biotechnology Full Time 2 Years Graduation
Master of Philosophy in Psychology Full Time 2 Years M.A
Additional Courses
Streams
Bachelor of Science in Home Science with Nutrition, Food Service Management & Dietetics (General & Vocational Stream)
Bachelor of Arts in Corporate Economics
Master of Science in Home Science – Foods and Nutrition
Master of Science in Home Science – Food Service Management & Dietetics
Master of Science in Computer Science & Technology (5 Years Integrated Program)
Mater of Philosophy in Foods and Nutrition
Mater of Philosophy in Food Service Management & Dietetics
Doctor of Philosophy in Home Science

 This college offers more courses in various stream categories including with optional specializations. To know more about courses, please visit the official website i.e. http://www.wcc.edu.in

  • Library
  • Sports
  • Laboratories
  • Internet
  • Auditorium
  • Classroom
  • Placement
  • Scholarship
  • Workshop
  • Wi-Fi
  • Seminar Halls
  • CCTV Surveillance System
  • Playground
  • Curricular Activities
  • Reading Rooms
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Multipurpose Hall
  • UPS
  • N.S.S.
  • Medical Facility
  • Counseling Centre
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Common Rooms
  • Computer Lab
  • Cafeteria/Canteen
  • Anti Ragging
  • Women Cell
  • Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee
  • Campus Security(24x7)
  • Public Transportation
  • Training

Specialization:

Mode:

Duration:

Medium:

Top Colleges Search

Please select a Stream
Please select a State
Find Colleges
Please select a Field of Study
Please select a Course
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Careerindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Careerindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more