Govt. Arts College for Women, Salem

Govt. Arts College for Women is the only Government college for women in the entire Salem District.

Govt. Arts College for Women was started as a Government men's college in 1972. and was converted into a Government Women's college in 1979.

UG Degree courses under the faculty of Arts & Science : B.A Tamil Literature and English Literature, B.Sc., Mathematics ,Physics, Chemistry with parallel medium were introduced at the very begining. In 1981, B.Com., course was started.

In 1997, M.Sc.,Mathematics(Applicable Mathematics), B.Sc., (Computer Science) and B.Sc., (Microbiology) were started. In the following year B.A.,(History) was started. In 1999,B.Sc., Chemistry, English medium course was converted into Industrial Chemistry.

Contact Details:
Government Arts College For Women,
Salem - 636 008.

Phone No : 0427 - 2400421.
Fax No : 0427 2400421
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