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Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai

About Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai


Madras Christrian College (MCC), Chennai is located at Tambaram East in Chennai, India and has a 320 acre lush green campus. The college was established in the year 1837 under the University of Madras, and now is operating as an autonomous institute. MCC Chennai is pretty well-known across India for the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate programmes that it offers in the fields of Commerce, Art, Science, Humanities and Social Science, Business and Computer Application. The institute is ranked well among other institutes of the country by notable entities like NIRF and India Today, and is also recognized and accredited by esteemed government bodies like UGC and NAAC.

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MCC Chennai Highlights

Highlights of MCC Chennai like accreditations and recognitions, infrastructure, courses offered etc. are given below.

Madras Christian College [MCC], Chennai Highlights
Year of Establishment
1837
Type of College
Private, Govt. Aided, Autonomous
Accreditations
NAAC ‘A’
Recognitions
UGC
Approvals
UGC
Courses Offered
BA, B.Sc., BBA, B.Com., BSW, BCA, MA, M.Sc., M.Com., MSW, MCA, Ph.D
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Gym, Laboratories, Medical center, Auditorium, Cafeteria, Sports complex
Campus Area
320 acres
Programme levels Offered
Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate

Why Choose Madras Christian College [MCC], Chennai?

MCC Chennai is one of the esteemed colleges in India, which is ranked at 17th place in the NIRF 2020 College Rankings and among top 15 colleges in India in their respective fields. Moreover, the college is NAAC accredited ‘A’ grade, and is recognized by UGC. The college is well known for many courses that it offers, including BCA, MCA, BA, MA, etc. in their respective departments and at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate levels. State-of-the-art infrastructure and campus facilities like hostels, classrooms, laboratories, libraries etc. which are necessary for the holistic growth and development of the students are all made available to them. Also, the campus essentially being a jungle is an added bonus for the Zoology and Botany students for their practical learnings. Apart from this, MCC Chennai also offers scholarships to the needy students having good academic performance, and has a deep-rooted alumni network with many notable alumni. Finally, the dedicated placement cell looks after the training and placement of students in well-known corporations of the world.

MCC Chennai Ranking

Due to the quality of its faculties, available state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities for the students, continuous and commendable improvements in the student training and placement efforts by the dedicated placement cell of the institute, and the curriculum of the courses offered being up to date with the requirements of the industries and its standards, MCC Chennai has made its mark and secured commendable ranks in the rankings published by NIRF 2020 and India today 2020. The following are the ranks secured by MCC Chennai:

  • MCC Chennai is ranked 17th in NIRF 2020 College rankings.
  • MCC Chennai is ranked among top 3 in India by India Today 2020 and Education World. Following are the area-wise rankings by India Today 2020 for the college:
    • 5th in Arts
    • 4th in Science
    • 6th in Commerce
    • 5th in BBA
    • 9th in BCA
    • 14th in Mass Communication
    • 7th in Social Work

MCC Chennai Courses

The courses offered at MCC Chennai are in different streams like art, science, humanities, social science, business, computer science and commerce. These courses spread from undergraduate to the postgraduate level, and most of them also have specializations to opt for. The Master of Computer Applications (MCA) is one of the flagship courses offered by MCC Chennai. Along with this, the college also offers vocational bachelor courses in order to convert the students into tailor-made corporates based on their expected job profile once they join their respective companies. Below are all the streamwise courses and their specializations given.

MCC Chennai Arts Courses

Courses
Specializations
B.A.
History, History (Vocational), Political Science, Economics, Philosophy, Tamil, English, Journalism
M.A.
History, Political Science, Public Administration, Economics, Philosophy, Tamil, English, Communication
Ph.D
Economics, English, History, Political Science, Public Administration, Tamil, Philosophy

MCC Chennai Science courses

Courses
Specializations
B.Sc.
Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology, Zoology, Microbiology, Visual Communication, Physical Education, Geography, Tourism and Travel Management
M.Sc.
Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology, Zoology, Applied Microbiology
Ph.D
Statistics, Chemistry, Physics, Botany, Zoology, Mathematics

MCC Chennai Commerce Courses

Courses
Specializations
B.Com.
Accounting and Finance, Professional Accounting, 
M.Com.
Computer Oriented Business Application
Ph.D
Commerce

MCC Chennai Humanities and Social Sciences Courses

Courses
Specializations
B.S.W.
Social Work
M.S.W.
Human Resource Management, Community Development / Medical & Psychiatry
Ph.D
Social Work

MCC Chennai Business Courses

Courses
Specializations
B.B.A.
Business Administration

MCC Chennai Computer Application Courses

Courses
Specializations
B.C.A.
Computer Application
M.C.A.
Computer Application

Read more on MCC Chennai Courses & Fees

MCC Chennai Eligibility Criteria

All the courses offered at MCC Chennai have their own sets of eligibility criteria that the candidates need to fulfil in order to get selected for further rounds of the admission process. Some courses require a science or commerce background. These criteria also vary based on the category which the applying candidates belong to. After that, the rest of the admission process is based on merit of the entrance exams and the subsequent scores that are scored in the rest of the process. The eligibility criteria for various courses at MCC Chennai are as follows.

MCC BA Eligibility

  • Candidates must have passed XII from a recognized board with minimum 50%.

MCC B.Com. Eligibility

  • Candidates must have passed XII (Commerce) from a recognized board with minimum 50%.

MCC BCA Eligibility

  • Candidates must have passed XII from a recognized board with a minimum 50% and having Mathematics as a subject.

MCC BBA Eligibility

  • Candidates must have passed XII (Commerce preferred) from a recognized board with minimum 50%.

MCC B.Sc. Eligibility

  • Candidates must have passed XII from a recognized board with a minimum 50% and having Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

MCC BSW Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 10+2 study from a recognized board.

MCC MA Eligibility

  • Candidates must have a graduation degree with 50% marks.

MCC M.Sc. Eligibility

  • Candidates must have a B.Sc. degree in the desired field with 50% marks.

MCC MCA Eligibility

  • Candidates must have a Graduation degree with 50% marks.
  • Candidates must have appeared for TANCET.

MCC M.Com. Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed B.Com. with at least 50% marks.

MCC MSW Eligibility

  • Candidates must have a graduation degree with 50% marks.

MCC Ph.D Eligibility

  • Candidates must have a post graduation degree with 50% marks.

MCC Chennai Departments

MCC Chennai has a number of departments, catering the needs and interests of a diverse set of students. Below is a list of them.

English
Tamil
Languages
History
Political Science
Public Administration
Economics
Philosophy
Commerce
Social Work
Mathematics
Statistics
Physics
Chemistry
Botany
Zoology
Journalism
Business Administration
Communication
Geography, Tourism & Travel Management
Microbiology
Computer Application
Computer Science
Visual Communication
Physical Education
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MCC Chennai Admission

The entire admission process is conducted online, and the forms of interested candidates are invited on the college’s official website. All the courses have their own sets of eligibility criteria, which need to be fulfilled before applying for them. Admission in all the programmes except MCA at MCC Chennai happens through merit-based selection, followed by counselling by the college in some courses. For admission in MCA, candidates need to appear for the TANCET national level entrance exam and the admission is continued for students clearing the cut off of the same.

Read more on MCC Chennai Admission

MCC Chennai Results

The students of Madras Christian College Chennai, after their semester end examinations, can check their results from the official website of the college, mcc.edu.in. The link to access the results is present in the “News and updates” section on the homepage of the website, named as “MCC End Semester Exam 2020 Exam Results link”, for instance. Thereafter, students must enter their registration ID and password. After doing this, the result will be displayed, which can be downloaded and/or printed for future use.

MCC Chennai Cut Off

The Cut Off for all the courses offered by the college are different and vary every year based on the number of eligible students, entrance exam scores or merit scores, students’ performance in counselling, student category, etc.

Read more on MCC Chennai Cut Off

MCC Chennai Campus

The campus of MCC Chennai is located at Tambaram, Chennai and has an area of 320 acres. As it is essentially a jungle, it comes in handy for the professors and students of departments like Botany and Zoology for their practical work. It also houses a number of facilities and hostels for the convenience of the students residing there and those travelling to and from their homes. Various cultural, extracurricular and co-curricular activities happen every year in the campus, like cricket, football, student fests, athletics, events etc. for an experience of growth and fun for the students along with their academics.

MCC Chennai Hostel Details

The institute has separate hostel facilities for boys and girls. The hostels are named as “halls” at MCC and there are 6 hall on the campus: three for boys and three for girls. Given below are the details about the hostels.

  • The hostel infrastructure is impressive, and the students find no hindrances or find anything lacking during their stay and academic/extracurricular activities.
  • The hostel is equipped with a high-speed internet and also has common rooms.
  • MCC hostels also have recreational rooms having a number of indoor sports.
  • Security guards are appointed for the hostels 24x7 and the students face strict actions if they violate hostel rules.
  • Some faculties also reside at the hostels along with the students. So, if there is any emergency, they can be available for the students’ aid.

MCC Chennai Infrastructure

For supporting the students at MCC Chennai in their quality learning and overall growth, following are some of the infrastructure facilities available for the students.

  • Library
  • Gym
  • Laboratories
  • Medical center
  • Auditorium
  • Cafeteria
  • Sports complex

Read more on MCC Chennai Infrastructure

MCC Chennai Placements

Placements at MCC Chennai are excellent and students get placed in reputed companies. The college has a dedicated placement cell where students are given training for the interviews and other recruitment processes as well. The reputation of MCC College goes a long way in helping students get their dream jobs and dream companies as well. Below are some of the pointers that make placements at MCC Chennai look impressive.

  • In terms of placement statistics, the institute has performed quite well till now.
  • The dedicated placement cell of the institute looks after not only the interview and aptitude training, but also counsels them during the entire placement process.
  • The placement cell is also responsible for mentoring the student for their further education.
  • More than 25-30 organizations recruit students during the placement processes at MCC every year in different domains.
  • Some companies which visit Madras Christian College for placements are:
    • Amazon,
    • Larsen and Toubro, 
    • TCS, 
    • Infosys, 
    • Ernst & Young, 
    • Deloitte and many more.

Read more on MCC Chennai Placements

MCC Chennai Scholarships

Generally, scholarships provided at MCC are guided towards economically weaker students  having a good academic track record in order to facilitate their further learning. Out of many, following are some of the scholarships available at MCC Chennai.

  • First Language Studentship
  • Prof. P.A. Sathiasatchy Scholarship
  • Mangalam Sanskrit Scholarship
  • Arjun Gnanaolivu Scholarship
  • John Anderson Scholarship
  • Rev. Paul Ramaseshan Scholarship

MCC Chennai Alumni

There are a number of notable alumni of MCC Chennai in the fields of politics, legal professions, business, science, humanities, journalism, arts, healthcare etc. Some of the prominent alumni are as under:

  • Indra Nooyi, CEO of Pepsico
  • Gopal Vittal, CEO of Airtel
  • Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan
  • K.K. Venugopal

The college also has a dedicated “MCC Alumni Association” which stays in touch with the alumni of the college via alumni meets and various publications. The college also conducted global alumni meets in 2013 and 2016.

Courses and Fees Structure of Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai

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Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 83,757
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 22,000

Live Application Forms

Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 83,757
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 29,064
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time
Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 71,240
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 37,011

Live Application Forms

Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 56,157
Bachelor of Social Work [BSW]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 77,757
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 56,914
Master of Social Work [MSW]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 62,914
Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 56,914
Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.02 Lakh
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.16 Lakh
Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Doctorate Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 20 Student's Reviews 7.6/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
7
Average
9
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 11/20 students

Madras Christian College, [MCC] Chennai Ranking


Arts Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 6
India Today 5
Science Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 6
India Today 4
Commerce Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 6
The Week 7
Media Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 14
Outlook 8

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by NAAC, UGC; affiliated to University of Madras, Chennai.

Facilities


Sports
Auditorium
Medical
Computer labs
Hostel
Library
Laboratory
Gym

Contact Details and Location


Address : East Tambaram, Tambaram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Website : http://www.mcc.edu.in/

Student Reviews


Kavyamanikandan
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Microbiology), batch of 2023
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Morning batch timing is from 8:30 am to 1:30 am, and for evening batch timing is from 1:45 pm to 6:15 pm. The method of teaching is extraordinary.

There are three internal exams and an end semester exam. Many projects and assignments will be given. We study as well as experience life in MCC.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

All festivals are celebrated on the campus. The life in MCC is enjoyable. We can study and experience with it.




Shyampotter
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Journalism), batch of 2016
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

As the course is part of the self-financing stream, the college timings are from 1 pm to 6 pm. The course is filled with hands-on training on reporting and editing news. The course covers journalism, designing, production of the newspaper, magazine, and advanced photography. The course serves as a boot camp for future journalists.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

NSS, NCC, and the Scrub Society are some of the famous societies and associations in MCC. Besides, the drama club of MCC is famous in Chennai.

The annual cultural festival, Deepwoods, attracts thousands of students in and around the city.




Ashish
Ashish
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

For aided students class is from 8.30-1.30. We have three internal continuous assessment exams other than semester exam per semester. Our faculties are well experienced and trains us well. I'm lucky to be a part of this college.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Nss, NCC, Scrub society, Sports etc. are the groups in college. It's compulsory that a student should engage in any of these groups during their course period. There various festivals on campus especially those conducted by college hostels (halls) like Moonshadow, Ustav, Octavia etc. Deepwoods is a famous cultural festival in college which is conducted in every year. The life in mcc is wonderful. Always we have something to get engaged in.




Bavithra
Bavithra
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2013
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

For day college students the timing of the college is 8.30 am to 1.00 p.m for evening college students the timing of the college is 1.45 p.m to 6.15 p.m The quality and the method teaching is really good in the college. There are well educated and experienced lecturer's in the college. The overall experience in the college is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

The life in the college is good in general. Deepwoods is the main cultural in the college and it is celebrated grandly by the students and the college faculty's There are a lot of student societies like NSS, NCC etc are available in the college.




Toram
Toram
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Geography), batch of 2019
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The class is divided into morning and evening. Morning is the government added batch those fees are also much less as compare to the evening batch which is self-financed.The teachers are really good and supportive of the students.The overall experience is good


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There is 3 basic society to choose from- the NCC, NSS and the scrub society.There are a number of different clubs and association based on the student's interest. Deep woods is the main festival of the college which lasts for 3 days between 15-17 Feb every year. All the halls have their own fest which is held before the deep woods.The life in college is really good overall




Deepak
Deepak
Bachelor of Computer Applications [B.C.A.], batch of 2020
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The quality of teaching is good at Madras Christian College.



Joanna
Joanna
Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Economics), batch of 2016
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Madras Christian College provides its students with an atmosphere where they seek out answers for themselves and is never spoon fed. As McCain, we learn to become street smart and research on our own before appearing for our exams.
  • Everyone goes the extra mile and it is never limited to only academics. 

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are plenty of activities to get involved in Mcc;
  • Theatre clubs, music clubs, social service schemes, quiz clubs, scrub societies, etc.
  • From academics to all sorts of fun, everyone will be able to find their place in MCC. 



Discussion Forum

Q.

A.

Hi Shalom!

Check the following link for the application details - http://mcc.edu.in/ 

Answer By: Getmyuni

02 May 2016

Q.

A.

Hey!

Here are the details:

Click 'Admission 2016-2017' to apply for the academic year 2016-2017.

  • Click 'Pay Online'.
  • Fill all the details carefully.
  • Select payment category and choose application fees in the drop down menu. You will be directed to 'details of payment' screen.
  • In category field choose the right application category.
  • In amount field choose the amount indicated in the category field.
  • Fill up all mandatory fields and click 'submit'.
  • You will be directed to 'verification and confirm' screen.
  • Click 'confirm'.
  • You will be directed to payment screen.
  • Choose the mode of payment and complete the payment process.
  • Note down the "SBCollect Reference Number" and date of payment to fill up application.
  • After making payment, click the 'Application 2016 - 17' and choose online payment mode.
    • Enter "SBCollect Reference Number" and date of payment.
    • Click 'Proceed' button.
    • Follow the 3 steps to complete procedure.
  • SC/SC(A) /ST candidates:  
    • Choose 'Free Application' mode, enter 'Alpha Numeric Code'.
    • Click 'Proceed' button.
    • Follow the 3 steps to complete procedure.

 Step 1

  • Read instructions to apply and click 'Accept' button.
  • Select stream/ shift, degree and course
  • After Identifying your course click 'Apply' button

Step2

  • Fill personal information, Permanent address details etc.,
  • Click 'Continue to Step 3' button

Step3

  • Fill Academic details and marks obtained in qualifying exam
  • Click 'save and verify' button
  • Verify the entered details and click 'confirm' button.
  • After confirmation you will get the message "Saved Successfully"

After completing the application procedure the MCC ID will be generated and the same will be sent to your email ID and mobile. Quote the MCC ID for any queries regarding admission. 

Answer By: Getmyuni

06 May 2016

Q.

List of Top BCA Colleges in India

Asked By: Anonymous 21 Mar 2016

A.

Hi Irfan, Please go through the below link for list of top BCA colleges in india

http://www.getmyuni.com/course-search/bachelor-of-computer-applications-bca/colleges-in-india

apart from this it also conclude with student reviews regarding placements, fees structure,international exposure and all about

Answer By: Getmyuni

25 Mar 2016

Q.

A.

Hi, 

Application form of Madras Christian College,Chennai for BA courses are available from first week of May every year, so please check college website regularly.

Answer By: Getmyuni

07 Apr 2016

Q.

what is the application procedure at MCC Chennai?

Asked By: Anonymous 06 May 2016

A.

Hi Sanjay,

To apply to Madras Christian College follow the steps given below within TEN days from the date of publication of the Tamil Nadu Higher Secondary Examination results.

How to get the Application Form

The college offeres courses in Govt. Aided Stream and Self-finacned Stream. Seperate application forms are availble for these two streams. The application form and the prospectus can be obtained through any one of the following ways:

  • Apply online 
  • Collect from the college office
    From 09.00 am to 05.00 pm on Monday to Wednesday and on Saturday from 09.00 am to 12.30 pm.


  • UNDEGRADUATE COURSES: BA / BSC / B.Com / BCA / BSW 
    Application form for Aided Stream  :: Application form for Self-financed Stream

    POSTGRADUATE COURSES: MA / MSC / M.Com / MSW
    Application form for Aided Stream  ::  Application form for Self-financed Stream (Except MCA)
    Application form for MCA

Application Fee

  • Govt. Aided Stream
    All undergraduate courses: ₹150/-  ::  All postgraduate courses: ₹200/- 
    Note: The total amount includes the cost of application (₹25 for UG and ₹40 for PG), prospectus and the processing fee.
  • Self-financed Stream
    All undergraduate courses: ₹250/-  ::  All postgraduate courses (except MCA): ₹300/-  :: MCA: ₹350/-

Answer By: Getmyuni

09 May 2016


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