Ethiraj college for women (ECW) is situated in Chennai in Tamil Nadu state of India. Established in 1948, it is accredited from UGC, AICTE and it is affiliated to University of Madras. Ethiraj college for women ECW, Chennai offers 60 courses across 8 streams namely Commerce / Banking, Arts, Sciences, Medical, Management, Law / Humanities, IT, Hospitality / Aviation and across 10 degrees like B.Sc., M. Phil., M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D. Ethiraj college for women campus is spread over 9 Acres. Hostel facility is available for its students. Additional campus facilities such as Comp. Lab, Convo. Hall, Counselling, Girls Hostel, Gym, Mess, Lib, Medical Fac., Cls. Room, Placement are also there.
Area 9 Acres
Buit up area 36422 Square Meters
Sports Grounds 1
- Comp. Lab
- Convo. Hall
- Girls Hostel
- Medical Fac.
- Cls. Room
- Resid. Institue
Awards and Rankings
- 1948- 1968 - Formative years with the introduction of UG courses in Economics, Botany, Chemistry, History, Zoology and English Literature (Aided Stream)
- 1973 - Visit of Prime Minister Smt Indira Gandhi during silver jubilee of the College
- 1975 - 1st convocation held in the College
- 1968 - 1978 - 2nd formative phase with the introduction of Commerce, Mathematics and Physics at the UG level and several courses in PG (Aided Stream).
- 1980 - 1999 - Thrust on research through the upgradation of several departments in Aided Stream with M.Phil and Ph.D programmes.
- 1981 - Start of Evening College with the introduction of B.Com (General)
- 1999 - Autonomy Status granted by UGC
- 2002 - Launch of UGC funded PG course in Human Rights and Duties Education
- 2005 - Status of College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) granted and 1st installment of the grant was received , 1st rank in the Internal Quality Audit conducted by the IQAC of the University of Madras.
- 2009 - Inception of the UGC funded Centre for Women’s Studies
- 2010 - Dedication of Campus II to the students by Revered Former President Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
- 2012 - Introduction of B.Com Honours
- 2013 - Re-accreditation with ‘A’ grade by NAAC , MOU signed with Concordia College, New York
- 2014 - Extension of autonomy till 2018 by UGC , MOUs signed with the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) - UK, TVS Training and Services, Chennai, Department of Archaeology, Government of Tamilnadu and Knowledge Capital Investment Group (KCIG)
PTA scholarship and Ethiraj estate scholarship
PTA scholarship and Ethiraj estate scholarship are provided based on merit cum means.
The placement cell is an institutional arrangement in the college whose service is primarily extended to secure full-time jobs to the final year students community.
The Placement cell provides information regarding higher education in India and abroad, job opportunities available in the market through its notice board, emails and brochures. It also extends its services by offering ...
Contact Details of Ethiraj college for women, Chennai
Contact No:+(91)-44-28279189 , +(91)-44-28287210 , +(91)-44-28240592
Address:70, Ethiraj Salai , Aayiram Vilakku, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India - 600008
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