About Vellalar College for Women, [VCW] Erode
Vellalar College for Women is a pioneer in women’s education, having to its credit a remarkable contribution to empowerment and upliftment of rural women moulding them into academically and professionally competent, self-sufficient and self-confident individuals to emerge outstanding in their respective avocations. Having been established in July 1970, the College has the twin distinction of being the first Women’s college and the only aided Women’s College in Erode District.
Empowerment of women through quality education.
- To nurture human values through value based education
- To provide educational opportunities to the rural backward and down-trodden women.
- To make the first generation scholars globe-trotters and nation builders
- To address the major concerns of our society through new teaching and learning methodologies
- To transform the youth into excellent performers for national development.
- The ideals and values which we cherish are symbolically
- Represented in our college emblem.
- The Lotus, our national flower, symbolises the blooming of
- Young minds in the light of knowledge.
- The ears of paddy and sugarcane represent prosperity which all our villages should enjoy.
- The “Olaichuvadi” stands as the basic of our ancient educational traditions.
- The “Pavaivilakku” brings out the importance of women’s education.
- The light of knowledge, emanating from educated women
- dispels the darkness of ignorance and guides us along the path of knowledge.
- The temple on the hill focuses attention on the fact that it is only the Creator who can guide man in his pursuit of true knowledge and peace and lead him to the pinnacle of glory.
- Motto – let our thoughts be noble ones – emphasises that high thinking is essential.
- It is only high thinking that gives proper direction to all our activities.
Why join Vellalar College for Women in Tamil Nadu?
1. Infrastructural Facilities - Vellalar College For Women Has World Class And Modern Infrastructure Facilities Like Libraries With Online Backup, Computer Laboratories With CAM / CAD And Internet, Classic Smart Class Rooms, Seminar Halls And Laboratories. It Has An Auditorium In Its Premise Having Seating Capacity Of 3000 And Which Is Recorded To Be The Largest Auditorium In The Southern Part Of Asia.
2. Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) - Vellalar College For Women Has Introduced Choice Based Credit System For Academic Flexibility. This Provides Mobility Across The Disciplines And Empowers The Students With More Credits In Different Subjects Which In Turn Prepare Them For Multiple Careers.
3. Transportation Facilities For Girls - Girls Who Come From A Distance Of Not More Than 100 Kilometers Away Can Also Avail The Transport Facility Offered By Vellalar College To Ease The Burden Of Commuting.
4. Labs - Language And Career Development Lab Offers Programs On Digital Learning And Computer Literacy. This Lab Has 60 User IDs For English Lab And 181 User IDs For Career Lab.