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.
|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|
|Bachelor of Business Administration||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Computer Application||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science - Psychology||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Chemistry||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Computer Science||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Information Technology||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Mathematics||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Physics||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Bachelor of Science in Visual Communication||Full Time||3 Years||10+2|
|Master of Science - Information Technology||Full Time||2 years||B.Sc|
|Master of Science in Applied Psychology||Full Time||2 Years||B.Sc|
|Master of Science in Biotechnology||Full Time||2 Years||B.Sc|
|Master of Science in Chemistry||Full Time||2 Years||B.Sc|
|Master of Science in Mathematics||Full Time||2 Years||B.Sc|
|Master of Science in Physics||Full Time||2 Years||B.Sc|
|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