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Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

7.8 / 10

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About Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai


Ethiraj College for Women was established in the year 1948 by Shri V.L. Ethiraj. The main aim of this college is to empower women and provide quality education. The college works towards providing women with equal social and economic rights. Ethiraj College for Women has a mission to achieve economic and social equality and develop relevant advanced and application based knowledge among the students.

The college offers courses in the fields of Arts, Commerce, Science, Computer Applications and Management. Ethiraj College Admission is offered for Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses based on their eligibility criteria.

The college has a skilled team of 283 faculty members who impart academic excellence to about 6500 students to sustain the horizon of excellence of the institution. For encouraging the healthy and whole-hearted participation of the students in several interesting activities many clubs have also been started in the year 2009-2010. Some of those clubs are the Book Club, Adventure Club, Debating Club, Fine Arts Club, Film and TV appreciation Club, Ethics Club, Quiz Club, and the Theatre Society.

The Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Placements are also very promising for the candidates. The college has also won National Award for the nation's cultural and educational legacy. The college is ranked 36th at the national level and 5th in Chennai by the National Institutional Ranking Framework.

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Ethiraj College Highlights:

The institute is situated in the heart of chennai with admirable infrastructural facility and its students occupy enviable positions all over the world from diplomatic circles to law and order.

Year of Establishment 1948 
Chairman Thiru.V. M. Muralidharan
Type of Institution State College
Status Autonomous
Founder Shri V.L. Ethiraj
Approval UGC - CPE
Recognition NIRF
Accreditation 'A' Grade by NAAC
Faculty Count 283
No. of Students 6500
Campus Area 9 acres
Infrastructure Facilities Hostels, Canteen, Computer lab, laboratory, Gym and library
Courses Undergraduate and Postgraduate Ethiraj College Fees
Location 70, Ethiraj Salai, Egmore, Thousand Lights, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008

Ethiraj College Departments:

The college has 23 departments offering high standards of academic excellence in the fields of Arts, Commerce, Science, Computer Applications and Management.

  • Department of Tamil 
  • Department of English
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of French
  • Department of Sanskrit
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of History
  • Department of Tourism and Travel Management
  • Department of Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology
  • Department of Commerce 
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Service Management
  • Department of Corporate Secretaryship
  • Department of Geography
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Human Rights and Duties
  • Department of Clinical Nutrition
  • Department of Visual Communication
  • Department of Journalism

Ethiraj College Courses:

The institute offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in the fields of Arts, Commerce, Science, Computer Applications and Management.

Disciplines Courses Specializations
Arts B.A English
Economics
History
 Tourism and Travel Management
Business Economics
Communication Skills
M.A Economics
English
 Business Economics
Tamil
History
 Human Rights and Duties Education 
 Journalism and Communication 
Commerce B.Com  Bank Management 
General
 Accounting and Finance 
 Corporate Secretaryship
M.Com  Corporate Secretaryship
General
 Banking and Insurance Management
Science B.Sc  Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology
Chemistry
Mathematics
 Nutrition, Food Service Management, and Dietetics 
Physics
 Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology
Biochemistry
Computer Science
Mathematics
Microbiology
Psychology
 Visual Communication
Mathematics and Computer Application
M.Sc   Zoology
Chemistry
 Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology
Mathematics
 Food and Nutrition
Physics
 Applied Microbiology
Biochemistry
Computer Applications BCA
MCA
Management BBA
MBA

Ethiraj College BA:

The college offers BA course under the faculty of Arts promoting the knowledge of humanities among the students. BA course is offered in 6 specializations by various departments present on the campus. The teaching staff under the arts faculty are very qualified and ever ready to help the students. 

Ethiraj College B.Sc:

The faculty of Science at Ethiraj College of Women, Chennai offers B.Sc course to promote science and technology among the students. The college offers 13 specializations under the faculty of Science. The scientific labs are constructed with modern equipment and utilize sophisticated technology giving the students a hands on experience. The curriculum of B.Sc course is structured considering industry standards and the exams evaluate the ability of students to understand concepts.

Ethiraj College Fees:

The institute offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, Management and Computer Applications.

  • MBA Course fee at Ethiraj college is INR 57,469 per annum and the course duration is 2 years.
  • B.Sc total couse fee for 3 years is INR 30,168 at Ethiraj College.
  • The couse fee for MCA is INR 43,200 per year and the course duration is 3 years.
  • The course fee structure for BA at Ethiraj College for Women is INR 28,368 for the whole course period of 3 years.

Ethiraj College Rankings: 

The college is ranked high among many government and private organisations. It has high standards of academic excellence and a constant zeal for continuous updating and renewal of skills and knowledge.

  • The college was ranked 36th in the college category across the nation by the NIRF.
  • Received the award of "College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)" granted by University Grants Commission.
  • 1st rank in the Internal Quality Audit conducted by the IQAC of the University of Madras.
  • The college is granted an 'A' grade by the NAAC.

Ethiraj College Placements:

Ethiraj college has a a dedicated placement cell which takes care of the placement proceedings and invites more companies for placements.

  • Many companies come for campus interviews in the college.
  • Ethiraj College Placement cell acts as an interface between the students and industries and helping the students in their placements.
  • The placement cell of Ethiraj College organizes a 2-days career fair which is called "BHAVISHYA" every year.
  • Tech Mahindra, Pfizer, Wipro, deloite, Goldman Sachs, congnizant, TCS and E&Y are some of the major companies attending placements.
  • The college acts as a link between the students and the industry.

Ethiraj College Collaborations:

The college has many collaborations with various National and International institutes and organizations. This provides the students with hands on experience and to interact with the world community. The various institutes are:

  • Concordia College, New York
  • Association of Certified Chartered Accountants UK
  • TVS Training and Services, Chennai
  • Department of Archaeology, Government of Tamilnadu
  • Knowledge Capital Investment Group [KCIG].

Ethiraj College Student Activities:

The institute has many student clubs and organisations to facilitate the overall growth of the student. Some of the clubs and activities organised by the institute are:

  • Sports club
  • Astronomy club
  • Credit Oriented Activities
  • Extra Credit Oriented Activities
  • E-Cell
  • NSS
  • NCC
  • Youth Red Cross Unit
  • Red Ribbon Club
  • Rotaract club
  • Enactus

Ethiraj College Infrastructure Facilities:

The college has a 9 acre campus situated in the heart of the city of Chennai. It has great infrastructure facilities with modern amenities.

  • The college is self contained with prestigious structures and beautiful architecture.
  • The gym facility is available inside the campus.
  • The campus is equipped with labs for the students. 
  • The library is loaded with different subject related books and will help the students with their course and research work.
  • The auditorium has been built for entertaining the students on different occasions.
  • The canteen provides good and nutritious food as well as snacks all for the students.
  • Book store is available which is equipped with all kinds of books and other stationary items. 
  • Smart Classrooms with LCD and OHP facilities are used for teaching purposes.
  • Sports Area for different sports activities and playgounds

Ethiraj College FAQs:

  1. What is the eligibility criteria for B.Com at Ethiraj College?
    - Candidates who passed 10+2 in commerce.

  2. Is it possible to do B.Com along with CA at Ethiraj College?
    - Yes, it is possible.

  3. How are the hostel facilities at this College?
    - The hostel has three blocks, wifi connection, food. The hostel is controlled under three wardens.

  4. What is the admission procedure for the college?
    - Students can apply for the application after the 12th examinations the date of results declared. The application will be available online, students can apply online and pay online.

  5. How is the subject B.Sc Microbiology at Ethiraj?
    - It is one of the best choices for the students willing to take Microbiology. The teaching is very good, the teachers are helpful, and the placements the college offers is very good.

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Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Ranking


Arts Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 16
India Today 21
Science Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 17
India Today 23
Commerce Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 34
The Week 13

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 8 Student's Reviews 7.8/10  
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Academics
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Average
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 7/8 students

Student Reviews


Nivetha
Nivetha
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2018
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

5 hours of routine in the college and most of the Saturdays will be a holiday. Quality of teaching depends upon the professor as because each proffesor use their own method of teaching. life there will be awesome. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are 15 clubs in the college main ones are Rotaract, red ribbon club, enacts (mushroom cultivation and sales),e-cell, consumer club, etc. Important and awesome cultural are Arambh and Maithri(intra college), Sports day annual day, department association, conferences, etc.




Vidhya
Vidhya
Master of Commerce [M.Com], batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • College timings for Aided Departments are 8:00 a.m. to 1 30 p.m.
  •  College timings for Self-Finance are  11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • The coaching is very good. Overall experience is amazing.



Vidhya
Vidhya
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Science), batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • For Aided Courses, college timings will be from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and for self-finance, it will be 11.30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • We have 2 internal tests for each semester and a semester examination at the end of each semester. 
  • We will be doing a mini project with staff guidance in the final semester. 
  • The quality of teaching is really good. 

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs available here such as Rotaract, Red Ribbon club, Enactus, Consumer club, Entrepreneurship club etc.
  • Each club gives 2 credits for each year for the indulging students. The cultural functions that take place here are the best.
  • Other festivals such as Pongal, Founders day, Christmas etc., are celebrated very well. 
  • The overall experience is fabulous here.



Vidhya
Vidhya
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Science), batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • For Aided Courses, college timings will be from 8:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and for self-finance, it will be 11.30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • We have 2 internal tests for each semester and a semester examination at the end of each semester. 
  • We will be doing a mini project with staff guidance in the final semester. 
  • The quality of teaching is really good. 

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs available here such as Rotaract, Red Ribbon club, Enactus, Consumer club, Entrepreneurship club etc.
  • Each club gives 2 credits for each year for the indulging students. The cultural functions that take place here are the best.
  • Other festivals such as Pongal, Founders day, Christmas etc., are celebrated very well. 
  • The overall experience is fabulous here.



Contact Details and Location


Address : 70, Ethiraj Salai, Egmore, Thousand Lights, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Website : http://www.ethirajcollege.in/

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to University of Madras, Chennai and accredited by NAAC AICTE.

Facilities


Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Hostel
Auditorium

Entrance Exams for Admission


Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
TANCET
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Ethiraj College Eligibility Criteria:

The institute offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in the fields of Arts, Commerce, Science, Computer Applications and Management. Any candidate should successfully meet the required eligibility for admissions.

Courses

Eligibility Criteria

BA

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination with the required subjects from a recognised board.

BA [English]

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] with the required subject and with good English communication.

B. A [Business Economics]

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] with Commerce / Business Studies / Humanities / Science.

B.Com

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in commerce stream with the required subjects from a recognised board.

B.Sc

  • Candidates should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in science stream with the required subjects from a recognised board.

B.Sc. [Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology]

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in science stream with Biology/Zoology/Botany/Biotechnology and Chemistry as subjects of study.

B.Sc. [Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology]

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in science stream with a subject combination of Botany, Zoology, and Chemistry or Biology and Chemistry or Biotechnology, and Chemistry.

B.Sc [Microbiology]

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Microbiology / Botany and Zoology.

B.Sc [Biochemistry]

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in science stream with Chemistry (Compulsory), Biology / Botany, Zoology / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Biotechnology.

BBA

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination in commerce stream with the required subjects from a recognised board.

BCA

  • Candidate should have passed the Higher Secondary Exam [10+2] or equivalent examination with Mathematics or Business Mathematics.
MCA
  • Candidate should have completed graduation in the relevant field from a recognised university.
M.Sc
  • Candidate should have completed graduation in the relevant science field from a recognised university.
MA
  • Candidate should have completed graduation in a relevant field from a recognised university.
MBA
  • Candidate should have completed a Bachelor degree in any field from a recognized university.
M.Com
  • Candidate should have completed Bachelor degree in commerce field from a recognised university.

Ethiraj College Admission:

The institute has admission procedure as per the guidelines of the Government of Tamilnadu. Eligible candidates can apply online on the college website for Ethiraj College Admissions. The candidates can pay the fees online as well. Candidates will be selected on the basis of eligibility criteria and Ethiraj College Cutoff.


Courses and Fees Structure of Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

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Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 97,935
Bachelor of Business Management [BBM]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 97,935
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time

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Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 88,935
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 59,435
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 45,435
Executive Programme  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.02 Lakh
Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 88,935
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details


Ethiraj College Hostel Details:

The infrastructure facilities of the campus include hostel facilities for the students on the campus. The hostels provide a safe and peaceful atmosphere for the resident hosteler.

  • Ethiraj College facilities provide accommodations for the girls.
  • The hostel included recreation rooms, spacious dining halls, and telecommunication facilities.
  • The college hostel includes hostel mess and a gymnasium.
  • The hostel has three blocks.

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