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Presidency College, Chennai

8.6 / 10

Based on 27 Ratings

About Presidency College, Chennai


Presidency College, Chennai was earlier known as Edinburgh Home. It is one of the oldest colleges in India and one of the top 10 colleges in the country. It is called 'The Lighthouse of entire South India on Higher Education and Research'.

The College inculcates a sense of responsibility, patriotism, and social awareness in its students to become good future citizens. They provide quality education which adapts to the changing environment. It has an international reputation for research and education

The Presidency College Admissions are offered for various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate courses in Commerce, Science, Computer Application and Arts. They cater to the educational needs of the underprivileged sections of the society as per the education policy of the Government


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1 Highlights
2 Courses
3 Departments
4 Placement Highlights
5 Scholarships
6 Clubs and Activities
7 Eligibility Criteria
8 Admissions
9 Hostel Details

Presidency College, Chennai Highlights:

Year of Establishment

 1840

Type of Institution

Autonomous College

Accreditation

NAAC A

Affiliation

University of Madras 

Approval

AICTE

Recognition

NIRF

Address

# 100, Kamarajar Salai, Chepauk, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India - 600005

Presidency College Chennai Courses Offered 

Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate

Presidency College Chennai Fee Structure


Presidency College, Chennai Courses:

Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Arts
    • History
    • Political Science
    • Economics
    • Tamil 
    • Malayalam
    • English 
    • Hindi
    • Urdu
  • Bachelor of Commerce
    • Corporate Secretaryship
    • Commerce
  • Bachelor of Science
    • Mathematics
    • Statistics
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Plant Biology & Bio-Technology
    • Advanced Zoology & Advanced Bio-Technology
    • Geology
    • Geography
    • Psychology
  • Bachelor of Computer Application

Postgraduate

  • Master of Arts
    • History
    • Political Science
    • Economics
    • Tamil 
    • English
    • Telugu
    • Sanskrit
  • Master of Commerce
    • General Commerce
  • Master of Science
    • Mathematics
    • Statistics
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Plant Biology & Bio-Technology
    • Zoology
    • Geology
    • Geography
    • Psychology
    • Applied Micro Biology
  • Master of Computer Application
  • Master of Social Work
  • Master of Philosophy
    • English
    • History
    • Political Science
    • Public Administration
    • Economics
    • Tamil
    • Telugu
    • Sanskrit
    • Mathematics
    • Chemistry
    • Botany
    • Zoology
    • Geography
    • Psychology
    • Computer Science
    • Statistics
    • Physics
    • Commerce

Doctorate

  • Doctor of Philosophy
    • History
    • Political Science
    • Public Administration
    • Economics
    • Tamil 
    • English
    • Telugu
    • Sanskrit
    • Commerce
    • Computer Science
    • Mathematics
    • Statistics
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Botany
    • Zoology
    • Geology
    • Geography
    • Microbiology

Presidency College, Chennai Departments:

  • Languages
  • Arts
  • Science
  • Commerce
  • Physical Education
  • Library

Presidency College, Chennai Placement Highlights:

  • The College Placement Cell aims at providing a professional outlook over the various course.
  • There is also a Placement Portal where students get all placement the related information.
  • They train students in acquiring industry-relevant skills and other skills to improve their performance in the recruitment drives. 

Presidency College, Chennai Scholarships:

  • Government Scholarships
  • Scholarship under the Excess Fees Income Scheme
  • National Merit Scholarship
  • State Scholarship to Children of School Teachers
  • State Government Merit Scholarship Scheme
  • Freedom Fighters Scholarships
  • Children of Defense Service Personnel
  • Children of Repatriates from Sri Lanka
  • Children of Repatriates from Burma
  • National Loan Scholarship
  • Ad-hoc Merit Grant Scheme
  • State Collegiate Scholarship
  • Scholarship for Post-Metric Studies in Hindi

Presidency College, Chennai Clubs and Activities:

  • Environmental Club
  • NCC
  • NSS
  • Quiz Club
  • Red Ribbon Club
  • Rotract Club
  • Youth Red Cross

Presidency College, Chennai Ranking


Arts Ranking
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The Week 20

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 5 Student's Reviews
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
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4
Average
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 5/5 students

Contact Details and Location


Address : Kamarajar Salai, Chepauk, Triplicane
Website : http://www.presidencychennai.com/

Affiliation and Accreditation


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

Facilities


Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Computer labs
Sports

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Presidency College, Chennai Eligibility Criteria:

 Courses

Eligibility 

BA/ B.Sc/ BCA/ B.Com
  • The candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board.
M.Sc/ MA/ MSW/ MCA
  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor's degree in relevant stream or equivalent from a recognized University.
M.Com
  • The candidate must have completed a Bachelor's degree or equivalent from a recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks [45% marks for SC/ ST].
M.Phill/ Ph.D.
  • The candidate must have completed a Master's degree or equivalent from a recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks [45% marks for SC/ ST]. 

Presidency College, Chennai Admissions:

  • The College admission application form is available in the college office.
  • The admissions are on the basis of merit and for the students satisfying the eligibility criteria.
  • For admission under Impairment, Children of Freedom Fighters, Physically Handicapped, & Children of Ex-Servicemen Quota students have to fill special category form 1 attached with relevant certificates.
  • For admission under Sports Quota, students have to fill special category form 2 attached with relevant certificates.

Courses and Fees Structure of Presidency College, Chennai

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Presidency College, Chennai Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time
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
Presidency College, Chennai Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] Reviews


Lokesh
Lokesh
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Biotechnology), batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

Class timing : 9:30 to 2:30. Method of teaching is excellent *very gud experience


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

* students union of India are the student association * sports day , cultural , pongal , diwali celebrations , indepence day , republic day celebration are very main festivals of our college. *college life is awesome.



Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,000
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Presidency College, Chennai Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 600
Master of Social Work [MSW]  2 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Presidency College, Chennai Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Presidency College, Chennai Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details


Presidency College, Chennai Hostel Details:

  • The College provides separate hostel facility for both boys and girls.
  • The boys' hostel is called Victoria Boys Hostel and the girls' hostel is called College Ladies Hostel.
  • They have 24x7 security, medical and other necessary facilities.
  • The Presidency College Chennai Infrastructure Facilities is state of the art with modern amenities.

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