Womens Christian College (WCC), Chennai was established in 1915 as a joint venture of 12 missionary societies from England and USA.In 1916 it was declared a first grade college and was shifted to its present campus in Nungambakkam located in the heart of Chennai city.It fulfills its mission to provide higher education to women of India in liberal arts and sciences.It is affiliated to the University of Madras and was given recognition as an autonomous college in 1982.
At present it is a state subsidized minority institution following the choice based credit system. It has grown to strength of over 3224 students and 180 members of faculty in the aided and self-financing sections and 108 members of the non-teaching staff. The college aims to provide a complete, meaningful and relevant education to women so that they are intellectually well-trained, morally upright, socially aware and spiritually inspired.
Why Join Women's Christian College
- Affiliated to the University of Madras
- UGC Recognized
- 'A' grade NAAC accredited
- Highly qualified and experienced faculty
- Conducive environment for the personal and intellectual growth
- State-of-the-art infrastructure
- Industry-relevant curriculum
- 100% placement assistance
- Strong alumni network