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Best Women Colleges in India in 2020: Courses, Fee Structure, Admission Process

Sukriti Vajpayee
Sukriti VajpayeeUpdated On: December 06, 2019 02:37 pm IST

Some of the top women's colleges in India are given in this article. Candidates can also find the courses offered at these colleges along with the fee structure and admission process.

Women Colleges in India

When it comes to women education, India is making several advancements in order to improve the standards of education for women in the country. The government has passed many orders and released many schemes so that more and more women can get access to education. The concept of all girls' colleges and schools has been prevailing in India since ages. Many colleges have been opened by the government in recent years that cater solely to educating the women of the country. They pay special attention to ensure that the quality of knowledge and education being imparted to them is of the global level and that women students are given all the exposure for guaranteeing a better career growth.

This article contains the list of the best women's colleges in India along with the courses they offer. The fee structures of all the colleges for their respective streams and courses are also given. These are the most reputed colleges in India that promise good quality education to its students. Women wishing to pursue their higher education from a fully female college must check this list and shortlist the colleges they can take admission in.

Miranda House

Miranda House is one of the most popular colleges of the University of Delhi (DU). It has been given the first rank by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2019. The college offers graduate, postgraduate, and certificate courses in humanities, social science, and basic sciences. Miranda House also offers foreign language courses of the certificate and diploma level.

Admission to the undergraduate courses of Miranda House is done on the basis of marks obtained by the students in their qualifying examination (class 12th). However, for admission to the postgraduate courses at Miranda House, aspirants are required to give an entrance test that is conducted by the Delhi University. For some courses, the college conducts admission after preparing a merit list based on the marks scored by applicants in graduation.

Miranda House Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Honours)

English

Hindi

Economics

Bengali

Geography

History

Philosophy

Music

Political Science

Sociology

Sanskrit

Bachelor of Arts (B.A. Programme)

-

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Physics

Chemistry

Zoology

Botany

Mathematics

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc Programme)

Life Sciences

Physical Sciences

Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.)

-

Master of Arts (M.A.)

English

Hindi

Philosophy

Economics

Sanskrit

History

Music

Bengali

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Mathematics

Zoology

Physics

Botany

Chemistry

Anthropology

Foreign Language Courses

French

Spanish

German

Japanese

Chinese

Add-on Courses

Operations Research

Medical Biotechnology

Data Science and Analytics

Nanochemistry

Bioinformatics and In Silico Medicine

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Miranda House Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

B.A. Programme

Rs. 14,160

B.A. Honours (all specialisations)

Rs. 14,160

B.A. Honours (Music)

Rs. 14,560

B.A. Honours (Geography)

Rs. 17,080

B.Sc Honours (Mathematics)

Rs. 17,100

B.Sc Honours (Physics)

Rs. 19,200

B.Sc Honours (Chemistry)

Rs. 19,600

B.Sc Honours (Botany and Zoology)

Rs. 19,800

B.Sc Life Sciences

Rs. 19,490

B.Sc Physical Sciences

Rs. 18,590

B.El.Ed.

Rs. 19,000

M.A. (all specialisations)

Rs. 14,530

M.A. Economics

Rs. 19,030

M.A. Music

Rs. 15,330

M.Sc Mathematics

Rs. 14,530

M.Sc Chemistry

Rs. 15,170

M.Sc Physics

Rs. 15,770

M.Sc Botany, Zoology, Anthropology

Rs. 16,170

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Lady Shri Ram College for Women

Another popular and prestigious college that comes under the University of Delhi is Lady Shri Ram College for Women. LSR has also received accolades from almost all the awarding agencies and has constantly made a place for itself among the top colleges in the NIRF rankings every year. Lady Shri Ram College offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the fields of science, commerce, social science, and humanities. The commerce courses at LSR are said to be the best in all the colleges of the country.

LSR admits students to its bachelor programmes after selecting them on the basis of their merit in the qualifying examination. The marks secured by students in class 12th board exams are responsible for fetching them a seat. For admission to postgraduate courses at LSR, the candidates have to appear for the DU PG entrance test.

Lady Shri Ram College for Women Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Arts Honours (BA Honours)

English

History

Sanskrit

Philosophy

Economics

Political Science

Hindi

Journalism

Sociology

Psychology

Bachelor of Arts (B.A. Programme)

-

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

-

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Mathematics

Statistics

Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.)

-

Master of Arts (M.A.)

English

Hindi

History

Political Science

Philosophy

Psychology

Sanskrit

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Mathematics

Statistics

Diploma Programme

Conflict Transformation and Peace Building (CTPB)

Lady Shri Ram College for Women Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

B.A. Honours (English)

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Honours (Hindi)

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Honours (Economics)

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Honours (History)

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Honours (Philosophy)

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Honours (Psychology)

Rs. 17,890

B.A. Honours (Sociology)

Rs. 19,390

B.A. Honours (Journalism)

Rs. 27,190

B.A. Honours (Sanskrit)

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Honours (Political Science)

Rs. 16,390

B.Sc Mathematics

Rs. 21,290

B.Sc Statistics

Rs. 21,590

B.A. Programme

Rs. 16,390

B.A. Programme with Psychology

Rs. 17,890

B.A. Programme with Computers

Rs. 21,290

B.Com Honours

Rs. 21,290

B.El.Ed.

Rs. 19,030

M.A. Economics

Rs. 17,876

M.A. English

Rs. 17,876

M.A. History

Rs. 17,876

M.A. Hindi

Rs. 17,876

M.A. Psychology

Rs. 17,876

M.A. Philosophy

Rs. 17,876

M.A. Sanskrit

Rs. 17,876

M.A. Political Science

Rs. 17,876

M.Sc Mathematics

Rs. 17,876

M.Sc Statistics

Rs. 18,276

Loyola College, Chennai

Loyola College has been considered as one of the best colleges for women since its establishment. It has been among the top choices for almost all female students every year. Loyola College offers courses in the streams of arts, commerce, and science in the levels of bachelors, masters, doctorate (Ph.D), and advanced postgraduate (M.Phil). The courses offered at Loyola College and their fee structure are provided below.

Admission of students to the undergraduate courses of Loyola College is done strictly on the basis of merit. However, the college conducts its own entrance exam for selecting students for its postgraduate programmes.

Loyola College Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

English

Economics

Sociology

History

Tamil Literature

French Literature

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

General

Corporate Secretaryship

Bachelor of Commerce Honours (B.Com Honours)

-

Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Honours)

Accounting

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Chemistry

Physics

Statistics

Mathematics

Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology

Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology

Visual Communication

Computer Science

Bachelor of Vocational Education (B.Voc.)

Digital Journalism

3-D Animation

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)

-

Bachelor of Computer Application (B.C.A.)

-

Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M.)

Multimedia and Animation

Master of Arts (M.A.)

English

Economics

Social Work-

Human Resource Management

Community Development

Human Rights

Welfare of Disadvantaged Sections

Medical and Psychiatric Social Work

Applied History

Philosophy

Sociology

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

-

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Physics

Chemistry

Mathematics

Statistics

Zoology

Data Science

Computer Science

Biotechnology

Food Chemistry and Food Processing

Visual Communication

Master of Philosophy (M.Phil)

Arts-

Social Work

History

Economics

English

Commerce-

Commerce

Science-

Zoology

Statistics

Plant Biology and Biotechnology

Physics

Mathematics

Chemistry

Ph.D

Arts-

Social Work

Sociology

History

Economics

English

Tamil

Commerce-

Commerce

Science-

Zoology

Statistics

Plant Biology and Biotechnology

Physics

Mathematics

Chemistry

Entomology

Loyola College Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Rs. 13,842

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

Rs. 13,842

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Rs. 23,842

Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M.)

Rs. 29,550

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Rs. 10,020

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Rs. 11,906

Master of Computer Applications (M.C.A.)

Rs. 58,515

Master of Philosophy (M.Phil)

Rs. 11,200

Ph.D

Rs. 18,000

Lady Irwin College

If any female student wishes to enrol in a college for pursuing courses in home science, Lady Irwin College is the best choice for her. Affiliated to the Delhi University, Lady Irvin College specialises in home science and provides courses for it at the undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctorate level. It also offers the course of Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) to students who wish to take up the programme.

Lady Irwin College admits students to its undergraduate courses based on the marks they score in class 12th. The college releases a merit list and students whose class 12th percentage falls above the cutoff can apply for admission. Students have to give the Delhi University PG entrance to get selected for the postgraduate courses offered by Lady Irwin College.

Lady Irwin College Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Home Science

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Home Science

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Food Technology

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Human Development and Childhood Studies

Food and Nutrition

Fabric and Apparel Science

Resource Management and Design Application

Development Communication and Extension

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)

General

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)

Special Education

Post Graduate Diploma

Dietetics and Public Health Nutrition

Ph.D

Human Development and Childhood Studies

Food and Nutrition

Fabric and Apparel Science

Resource Management and Design Application

Development Communication and Extension

Short Term Certificate Courses

Auto CAD Course

Rhinoceros Course

CSR Course

Retail Management Course

Lady Irwin College Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Rs. 74,625

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Rs. 74,625

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)

Rs. 64,065

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed Special Education)

Rs. 65,665

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Rs. 65,825

Diploma

Rs. 35,305

Loreto College, Kolkata

Loreto College is an all-girls college affiliated to the University of Calcutta. It is one of the oldest colleges in the country and has been given all the necessary accreditations and approvals. Loreto College has received several awards and felicitations in all these years of its establishment. The courses provided at Loreto College, Kolkata belong to the streams of arts and science.

The selection of students for the undergraduate and postgraduate courses of Loreto College is done on the basis of their performance in three rounds. The applicants are first shortlisted by their merit and are then called for a written test which is followed by a personal interview. These rounds judge if the applicant will be given a seat at the college or not.

Loreto College Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Honours)

English

History

Education

Psychology

Political Science

Bachelor of Arts (B.A. Programme)

General

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Psychology

Economics

Geography

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

General

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)

General

Master of Arts (M.A.)

English

Loreto College Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

Bachelor of Arts Honours

Rs. 24,115

Bachelor of Arts

Rs. 24,115

Bachelor of Science Honours

Rs. 25,080

Bachelor of Science

Rs. 25,080

Bachelor of Education

Rs. 24,470

Master of Arts

Rs. 22,550

Maris Stella College, Vijayawada

Maris Stella College was founded in the year 1962 in Vijayawada and has become a pioneer of women education in the region now. One of the oldest women colleges in the country, Maris Stella College was established with the mission of educating young women of the state. It is accredited by NAAC with an ‘A’ grade and is also recognised with the status of ‘College with Potential for Excellence’ (CPE). The college offers transformative education to women at the levels of intermediate, undergraduate, and postgraduate. The streams that are taught at Maris Stella College include science, arts, and commerce.

The Maris Stella College conducts its own entrance test for selecting students for the courses it offers. Candidates should check if they qualify the eligibility criteria of Maris Stella College for being allowed to sit for the exam. Only then must they proceed with the application process.

Maris Stella College Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Arts Honours (B.A. Programme)

English

Economics

Journalism

History

Social Work

Tourism and Travel Management

Political Science

Bachelor of Science Honours (B.Sc Honours)

Physics

Statistics

Chemistry

Computer Science

Zoology

Home Science

Botany

Electronics

Mathematics

Biotechnology

Master of Arts (M.A.)

English

Hindi

Philosophy

Economics

Sanskrit

History

Music

Bengali

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

General

Tax Procedures and Practice

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)

-

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Mathematics

Computer Science

Statistics

Master of Arts (MA)

English

Economics

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

-

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

-

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

-

Maris Stella College Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

Bachelor of Arts (BA Programme)

Rs. 6,984

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Rs. 17,976

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

Rs. 6,651

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)

Rs. 19,965

Master of Arts (MA)

Rs. 17,200

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

Rs. 18,220

Master of Science (M.Sc) Mathematics

Rs. 34,420

Master of Science (M.Sc) Statistics Computer Science

Rs. 52,800

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Rs. 79,860

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

Rs. 69,990

Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

The Ethiraj College for Women is affiliated to Madras University and was established in the year 1948. It is an autonomous college that is managed by the Ethiraj College Trust. Ethiraj College for Women is undoubtedly one of the best colleges for women and holds a high repute not only in Tamil Nadu but all over the country. It offers several courses of undergraduate and postgraduate level in the categories of Aided and Self Supporting.

Admissions at Ethiraj College for Women are usually done on the basis of merit. The college, however, has an entrance exam called TANCET, for shortlisting candidates for the postgraduate courses.

Ethiraj College for Women Courses

Course

Specialisation

Bachelor of Arts BA) Aided

English

Economics

Travel and Tourism Management

History

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) Aided

Commerce

Corporate Secretaryship

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) Aided

Mathematics

Physics

Chemistry

Plant Biology

Dietetics

Plant Biotechnology

Nutrition

Food Service Management

Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Self-Supporting

English

Business Economics

English Communication Skills

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Self Supporting

Business Administration

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) Self Supporting

Finance

Accounting

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) Self Supporting

Bank Management

Corporate Secretaryship

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) Aided

Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology

Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics

Microbiology

Psychology

Mathematics

Visual Communication

Computer Science

Biochemistry

Mathematics with Computer Applications

Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

Computer Applications

Master of Arts (MA) Aided

English

Economics

Tamil

History

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

-

Master of Commerce (M.Com) Self Supporting

Corporate Secretaryship

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Chemistry

Zoology

Master of Science (M.Sc) Self Supporting

Microbiology

Physics

Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology

Mathematics

Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics

Biochemistry

Master of Arts (MA) Self Supporting

Human Rights and Duties Education

Journalism and Communication

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

-

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Systems

Finance

Marketing

Human Resource Management

Ethiraj College for Women Fee Structure

Programme

Fee

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Rs. 28,370

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Rs. 30,160

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

Rs. 48,000

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Rs. 1,30,000

Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)

Rs. 2,30,000

Bachelor of Business Management (BMM)

Rs. 1,20,000

Master of Arts (MA)

Rs. 30,200

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

Rs. 45,000

Master of Science (M.Sc)

Rs. 34,500

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Rs. 2,32,500

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)

Rs. 1,30,000

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