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PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore was established in 1947 by the PSG Sons’ & Charities Trust. It has been graded ‘A’ by NAAC, approved by UGC, and recognised by AICTE.

It offers 42 UG programmes, 2 B.Voc. Programmes, and 28 PG courses. It also offers a five-year integrated PG course, 5 PG Diploma, M. Phil/PhD, and Diploma programs. The College has been ranked 11th in the years 2017 and 2018, and 17th in 2019 by NIRF MHRD. Students are offered placement opportunities by the top recruiters like Infosys, HCL, HP, and Amazon.

PSG College Coimbatore Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1947 | Public
Set by Government of Tamil Nadu
Accreditation and Approval NAAC, AICTE, UGC
Affiliation Bharathiar University
Courses Offered UG, PG, B.Voc., Diploma, and Doctoral
Application Mode Online and Offline
Admission Criteria Merit-based/Entrance-based
Top Recruiters Amazon, Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services, HCL, Godrej, HP, LT, and Goldman Sachs
Official Website

PSG College Coimbatore Rankings

Some of the rankings banged by PSG College of Arts and Sciences are given below.

Ranking Agency Year Rank
NIRF 2019 17
NIRF 2018 11
NIRF 2017 11

PSG College Coimbatore Courses

The College offers courses in the fields of Liberal Arts, Sciences, Humanities, Management, Computer Science, Social Science, and Life Sciences. The college offers UG, PG, PG Diploma, Diploma, and many specialized courses as listed below. Additionally, the institute offers 17 Life/Job Oriented Courses and 12 Career oriented add-on courses for enhancing the skills of students.

Courses Details
  • Subjects: English, Sociology, Economics, Carnatic Music, Tamil
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 from any recognized institution
B. Com.
  • Subjects: Corporate Secretaryship, Accounting & Finance, Business Analytics, Business Process Services, Commerce with Computer Applications, Cost & Management Accounting, E-commerce, Financial System, Foreign Trade, Retail Marketing, and Professional Accounting
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 with relevant subjects from any recognized institution 
B. Sc.
  • Subjects: Biochemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Electronics, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Psychology, Zoology, Biotechnology, Catering Science & Hotel Management, Computer Science, Computer Technology, Costume Design & Fashion, Information Technology, Visual Communication, and Nutrition Food Service Management & Dietetics 
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 with relevant subjects from any recognized institution
  • Subjects: Business Administration, Retail Management, Logistics, and Information Systems
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 from any recognized institution
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 with relevant subjects from any recognized institution
B. Voc.
  • Subjects: Banking, Stock & Insurance, Networking & Mobile Applications, Hospitality Management, and Food Processing Technology
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: Pass in 10+2 from any recognized institution
  • Subjects: Journalism, & Mass Communication, English, Economics, and Tamil
  • Duration: 2 years 
  • Eligibility: BA in relevant streams from any recognized institution
M. Com.
  • Subjects: International Business, Corporate Secretaryship, and Computer Application
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: Graduation with relevant subjects from any recognized institution
M. Sc.
  • Subjects: Biotechnology, Applied Electronics, Costume Design & Fashion, Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Electronic Media, Botany, Zoology, Mathematics, Applied Microbiology, Applied Psychology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Computer Science, Foods and Nutrition, Environmental Science, Physics, and Statistics
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: B. Sc. in relevant subjects from any recognized institution
  • Eligibility: Graduation in relevant subjects from any recognized institution
  • Duration: 3 years
PG Diploma
  • Subjects: Human Resource Management, Business Management, Industrial Safety, Fitness, Health & Nutrition, and Bio Resource Technology
  • Duration: 1 year 
  • Eligibility: Graduation in any stream from any recognized institution
M. Phil/PhD
  • Subjects: Tamil, English, Economics, Psychology, Zoology, Social Work, Communication, Management, Commerce, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Nutrition, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Chemistry, Botany, Electronics, Computer Science. Environmental Science, Corporate Secretaryship, Costume Design & Fashion, and Biotechnology
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Eligibility: PG or equivalent in relevant stream from any recognized institution

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PSG College Coimbatore Admission

Candidates applying for M.Phil./Ph.D. degree has to appear for the Common Entrance Test conducted by Bharathiar University. Selection for all the other courses is done based on the merit of the students in their previous academic qualifications.

Application Procedure: 

  • For the online application process, students need to go to the official website and register themselves.
  • For the offline application process, students can collect the application forms from the college office.
  • Submit the form along with the required documents.
  • A merit list of selected students will be released based on their marks in their previous academic examinations.
  • For entrance-based courses, qualifying the exam with certain cut-off will seal the admission. 

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PSG College Coimbatore Placement

The Placement Cell provides the students with Communication skills, Career Guidance, mock interviews, group discussions, aptitude, and technical skills to enhance their prospects of being employed.

Some of the top recruiters at the college are: Amazon, Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services, HCL, Godrej, HP, LT, Goldman Sachs, Vivanta, and Cognizant.

The table below shows the placement highlights for the academic year 2017-18.

Recruiters 40
Students Opted 734
Offer Letters Received 695
Students Placed 625

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PSG College Coimbatore Facilities

Some of the facilities offered by the college are:

  • Library- The library has a seating capacity for about 400 people. It houses over 1,20,000 volumes of books on various disciplines.
  • Sports and Fitness space- Gymnasium is available for daily use and students can use the indoor stadium for sports like basketball, badminton, and volleyball.
  • Internet Cafe- Students can avail internet facilities here.
  • Hostels- Accommodation is available for about 3000 students with facilities for their convenience with a pleasant atmosphere.
  • Miscellaneous Facilities- Auditoriums, Seminar Halls, Laboratories, Canteen, Counselling Centre, Medical Facilities, Extra-curriculars, Transport and Book Depot are the other facilities available here.

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PSG College Coimbatore FAQs

Ques. Does the college admit students through the Management Quota?

Ans. Yes, the college admit 10% of the students through the Management Quota.

Ques. Does the college offer coaching for competitive exams on campus?

Ans. Yes, coaching for CA and IAS are available on campus, provided by outside institutes.

Ques. Who can students contact in case of admission-related queries?

Ans. Students ran reach out at the following contacts in case of admission-related queries:
  • 94437 60648 and 97905 62586

Ques. Can students shift from unaided to aided programmes after admissions?

Ans. Students may be allowed to switch to aided programmes if they have the required merit.

Ques. How can students avail the hostel facilities?

Ans. Students are required to register their names at the hostel office along with their residential details while taking admissions.