Bharathi's Women's College, Chennai

Bharathi Women’s College, Chennai established in June 1964 has been named after the great Tamil Poet laureate Bharathi who emphatically advocated the emancipation and empowerment of women in his various verses and writings. It is a Government College (Autonomous) and is affiliated to the University of Madras.

The institution is catering to the needs of economically and socially weaker sections of the society, especially the first generation of women learners, covering a radius of 30 square kilometers in northern part of Chennai. The institution believes in imparting quality education and making sincere efforts in moving towards academic excellence. The college is recognized by the University Grants Commission under 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC Act of 1956.

Thirteen under graduate programmes leading to B.A., B.Sc., and B.Com., and seven post graduate programmes, leading to M.A., and M.Sc., are available for students. In that there are four Science P.G departments, they are Chemistry, Biochemistry, Zoology and Geography. In addition, M.Phil. courses are offered in Bio – Chemistry and English. The college has adequate qualified teaching staff to support the innovative and diversified academic programmes.

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