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Government College of Education for Women

Tamil Nadu
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Government College of Education for Women is situated at No.245, Big Bazaar Street, Townhall, Coimbatore 641001 Tamilnadu, India. in Coimbatore.

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Bachelor of Education
  • 1 Years
  • B.Ed.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature

Government College of Education for Women - GCEW

Government College of Education for Women is situated at the heart of the city of Coimbatore. It has been rendering invaluable service to teacher education. For more than half a century this institution has been the hub of academic activity training young teachers and conducting in-service programmes for serving teachers. Students of this college are serving in schools throughout the state. Immediately after independence the need for compulsory education arose and, as a result, separate schools for girls and separate colleges for women teachers were established. This college was started in 1956 to cater to the need for young teachers in emerging schools in the state. This college was inaugurated on 08.08.1956 by the then Central Minister for Industry and Commerce Mr.T.T.Krishnamachari at a function presided over by Mr.C.Subramaniam, the then State Minister for Education. The college was started with a modest strength of 75 students and 7 teachers. Mrs.N.Shanmugasundaram was the first Principal of this college. From 1997 onwards the college has been under the purview of NCTE. The college fulfils the requirements of NCTE and functions with its recognition.Students have no difficulty in reaching the college because of its location. The college has building and equipment facilities, Computer room, Psychology lab, Science labs, Language lab, Technology lab, Digital Library and adequate hostel facilities.

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Why join Government College of Education for Women Coimbatore


The college has well state of the art infrastructure facilities.



4 Type Courses Available

  • 1 UG Courses
  • 2 PG Courses
  • 1 phd Courses

Government College of Education for Women Placements

Government College of Education for Women (GCEW) provides placement assistance to all its students.  The dedicated placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, interview facing skills, behavioral skills hereby making them industry-fit. In the recent years the college has witnessed some well known recruitment companies walking-in and being invited for campus placements.


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At Government College of Education for Women (GCEW) the students are endowed with all convenient amenities that make their life 'go easy' in college hours, alongside make learning more interesting. Some of the facilities include well ventilated classrooms, recreational areas, hostel facility for boys and girls, indoor and outdoor games, stocked library, medical facilities etc.


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