Theivanai Ammal College for Women

College Achievements



  • Pioneering Institution dedicated to the cause of higher education for rural women (1989)
  • One among the 9% of the colleges accredited with ‘A’ Grade by NAAC (2005)
  • First self financing college to be permanently affiliated to Thiruvalluvar University (2006)
  • Dr. Abdul Kalam’s visit for Launching of “Lead Villupuram 2020” (2011)
  • Raising of VI Battalion NCC Women Wing (2012)
  • 150th Birthday celebration of “Swami Vivekananda” (2013)


  • Recognition of UGC under section 2(f) of the UGC Act (2007)
  • Regional Field Unit of National Testing Service, Mysore for Training College Teachers. (2008)
  • Recognition as Examination Centre of Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi (2008)
  • UGC conferment of Fresh Autonomous status(2009)
  • NAAC Re-accreditation by ‘A’ Grade (2013)
  • Recognition as Community College of Tamil Nadu Open University (2013)
  • ISO Recertification under 9001:2008(2013,2016,2017)
  • CMA support centre by the Institute of Cost Accountants of India, Kolkata (2015)
  • Extension of Autonomous status (2015-2016)
  • Sanction of 12(B) status by the UGC (2016)
  • NPTEL-Local Chapter, in collaboration with IIT-Madras (2016)
  • Renewal of Affiliation for Community College (2016)
  • Spoken Tutorial - Nodal Resource Centre, a collaborative project with IIT-Bombay (2017)


  • TNSCST, Chennai sponsored Scientific Awareness Programme with the financial support of Rs.65,000/-(2012)
  • NAAC sponsored National Seminar on “ Quality & Excellence in Higher Education” with the financial support of Rs.75,000/- (2013)
  • DST, New Delhi Sponsored Science Inspire Camp for XI Students with the financial support of Rs.9,75,000/- (2013-14, 2014-15,2015-2016,2016-2017)
  • Establishment of Entrepreneurship Development Cell with the financial support of Rs.1,00,000/- from EDI, Chennai (2013)
  • EDI, Chennai sponsored 3 days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp with the financial support of Rs.7000/- (2013)
  • EDI, Chennai sponsored 4 days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp with the financial support of Rs.7000/- (2014-2015)
  • EDI, Chennai sponsored 4 days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp with the financial support of Rs.7000/- (2014-2015)
  • EDI, Chennai sponsored 5 days Entrepreneurship Training Programme with the financial support of Rs.1,00,000/- (2015-2016)


  • Nomination of College Secretary as Member of Academic Council of Thiruvalluvar University by the Government of Tamil Nadu. (2013-15)
  • Rotaract Club Award for “Excellence in Education” (2006)
  • District TB Centre’s Award for “Best College Supporting RNTCP” (2013,2016)
  • Indian Association for the Blind Awarded “Blind Empowerment Champions 2014,2015,2016” (2014 ,2015,2016)


  • Constitution of Board of Studies and Academic Council with eminent experts from reputed institutes and universities.
  • Updated relevant curriculum catering to the local needs.
  • Part I (Language) & Part II (English) offered at two levels (Basic & Advanced).
  • French, Hindi & Tamil offered under Part I.
  • Offering Online Courses in Collaboration with IIT Madras and IIT Bombay.
  • Experiential Learning in Industries/ Laboratories/Banks/Audit Firms.
  • Invited Lectures through Video Conference.
  • Skill oriented papers introduced as Non-Major Elective in four semesters.
  • Summer Internship Programme.
  • Provision for earning extra credits.
  • Soft skill training offered at two levels in all six semesters.
  • Value Education offered in four semesters to inculcate moral and ethical values.
  • Extension Services/ Service Learning offered to promote social awareness and to extend community service.
  • Vocational Courses offered to sharpen the vocational skill and to promote self employability.