Meenakshi College for Women, Chennai is an institute of higher education for women founded in the year1975. It is affiliated to the University of Madras and accredited with A+ grade by NAAC. The college offers UG, PG, & Doctoral courses in the field of Science, Arts and Commerce. It aims at shaping young women into responsible, skilled, disciplined citizens by providing quality education. The college has a good placement record and excellent infrastructural facilities

Meenakshi College for Women Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1975 | Autonomous
Affiliation University of Madras
Accreditation NAAC
Courses Offered UG, PG, Doctoral
Admission Criteria Merit & Entrance based
Application Mode Offline
Official Website

Meenakshi College for Women Courses

Following are the courses offered by the college at the UG, PG and Doctoral level:

Course Specializations Eligibility
BA History, Economics, English 10+2 in any stream
B.Sc. Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology, Advanced Zoology and Biotechnology, Computer Science 10+2 in science stream
B. Com General, Banking Management, Corporate Secretaryship 10+2 in commerce stream
MA History, Economics, Tamil, Public Administration  Bachelor’s degree in the relevant subject
M.Sc. Mathematics, Physics, Biochemistry, Information Technology
M.Com -
M.Phil. History, Economics, Tamil, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Commerce Master’s degree in the relevant subject
PhD. History, Economics, Tamil

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Meenakshi College for Women Admission

The admission to all the courses (except MCA) of this college are granted on the basis of marks obtained in the last qualifying examination. For MCA admission, candidates need to have a valid score in TANCET.

Application Procedure:

  • Visit the college campus
  • Collect the application form
  •  Fill in the form
  • Submit the same with required documents to the college office.

Meenakshi College for Women Placement

The placement cell trains the entire candidate and offers a wide range of career opportunities to opt for the right path. It helps them to enhance their skills with counselling and proper guidance.

Some of the top recruiters are Capgemini, CTS, Infosys, TCS, L&T Infotech, Royal Bank of Scotland, Wipro, Zifo Technologies, Cognizant, Primrose Schools and many more.

Placement Session No. of Placements
2018-19 169
2017-18 192
2016-17 61
2015-16 109
2014-15 162

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Meenakshi College for Women Facilities

  • Library: The college has a large library with internet connectivity. The library is equipped with a wide range of facilities that use the latest technology. The library has 47000 books, journals, periodicals, newspaper, special collection, educational CDs etc. There is an online publication catalogue in the library that is furnished with 5 computers. The library also offers photocopying facility, reprographic facility, and bulletin board service.
  • Computer centre: The computer centre is equipped with a lab, hardware facility, networking facility, latest software and others like printers, other virtual services.
  • Auditoriums: The college has a large auditorium that has a seating capacity of more than 3000 people and had various facilities like audio control room, air conditioning unit.
  •  Seminal hall: There is a large seminar hall that has a seating capacity of 300 people and has different facilities like a ceiling-mounted LCD projector, retractable on-stage screen etc.
  • Open-air Theatre: The college has an open-air theatre where cultural events are organised.
  •  Language Lab: There is a language lab with a wide range of facilities in the college that can accommodate around 100 students.
  • Cafeteria: A canteen facility is available where students, staff and visitors get a variety of delicious meal.

Meenakshi College for Women FAQs

Ques. Is accommodation available at this Meenakshi College for Women?

Ans. There is no hostel for students. But a guest house with all facilities is available inside the campus for special guests

Ques. Does the Meenakshi College for Women provide any scholarship?

Ans. Yes, there are various scholarships for students, both from the Government organizations and from private organizations.

Ques. Are sports facilities available in Meenakshi College for Women?

Ans. The college offers sports facilities to its students. The students actively participate in different types of competition. There are various sports facilities available such as basketball court, two tennis courts, cricket ground, volleyball court, throw ball court, grounds for tracks and field events and other indoor game facilities like carom chess.

Ques. Does the Meenakshi College for Women provide any remedial coaching?

Ans. Yes, there are remedial classes for students who need additional support in English and Mathematics.

Ques. How to contact the Meenakshi College for Women?

Ans. The Secretary

Meenakshi College for Women

363, Arcot Road (NSK Salai)


Chennai 600 024