our vision

To sensitize young women to their rights and place in society through advancement and application of relevant knowledge.

our mission

To achieve economic and social equity for women and through them strengthen the Nation to user in an egalitarian society. To become a globally recognised Women's University.

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MILESTONES

Milestones

1948
Founded

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 .

2005
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

2013
MOU signed with Concordia College, New York

2014
Extension of autonomy till 2018 by UGC

2014
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)