Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - Informative & researched article on Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
 Indianetzone: Largest Free Encyclopedia of India with thousand of articlesEducation


in  
 Art & Culture|Entertainment|Health|Reference|Sports|Society|Travel
Forum  | Free E-magazine  | RSS Feeds  
History of India|Indian Temples|Indian Museums|Indian Literature|Geography of India|Flora & Fauna|Indian Purans|Indian Philosophy|Indian Administration|Indian Languages|Education
Home > Reference > Education > Indian Universities > Universities of Tamil Nadu > Avinashilingam University for Women
Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Avinashilingam University for Women is located at Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu. It is a woman only Deemed University located at Coimbatore.
 
 Avinashilingam University For WomenAvinashilingam University was set up as Sri Avinashilingam Home Science College for Women in 1957 under the aegis of Avinashilingam Education Trust. Dr.T.S. Avinashilingam, the renowned educationist was founder of University. Initially it was the part of the University of Madras. Dr. Rajammal P. Devadas, the great educationist and chancellor of the University was the main person behind the growth and improvement of the University.

In 1978 Sri Avinashilingam Home Science College was given the autonomy by the University of Madras. The autonomy paved the way of academic innovation and development. In1988 Government of India declared the college as deemed university. The main objectives of the University are to inculcate ethical values among the students and generate awareness among women about their rights and status through higher education. The educational principles of Sri Ramakrishna ParamahansaSarada Devi, Swami Vivekananda and Mahatma Gandhi are followed by the University.

The University offers undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA, MCA and doctorate programmes in various disciplines. The faculties include Home Science, Science, Humanities, Education, Business Administration, Engineering and Community Education and Entrepreneurship Development. It is considered as the largest institution in India for providing Home Science. The University started two Majors and two Ancillaries for the Under Graduate Degree Courses in 1989.The campus of the university contains Computer Centre, Visual Communication Centre, Hostels, Auditorium, Sports Complex, etc. The University received B++ status from National Assessment and Accreditation Council.

This article is a stub. You can enrich by adding more information to it. Send your Write Up to content@indianetzone.com

(Last Updated on : 16/02/2012)
More Articles in Universities of Tamil Nadu  (16)
Recently Updated Articles in Education
Kerala Law Entrance Examination
Kerala Law Entrance Examination is the admissions test that is conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Thiruvananthapuram. This entrance test is undertaken by those students who are willing to pursue LLB and LLM courses.
Karnataka Common Entrance Test (CET)
Karnataka Common Entrance Test (CET) is organized by the Karnataka Examinations Authority, Bengaluru (KEA) on behalf of the Karnataka government. The main purpose of conducting this entrance test is the admissions of the students to the first year of several medical, engineering and dental degree course programmes.
Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST)
Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) is the screening test that is organized by some renowned premier institutes of the country for the PhD level programmes. Candidates who are willing to go for PhD programmes need to appear for this test.
Joint Admission Test to M. Sc (JAM)
Joint Admission Test to M.Sc (JAM) is the admissions test that is conducted by the IITs for judging the capabilities of the students throughout the country. This test is conducted for taking admissions in the high quality M. Sc courses offered by the IITs.
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (JCECE)
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination is conducted for selecting the suitable candidates for several medical, agricultural and engineering degree programmes. This common entrance examination is held by the Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB).
E-mail this Article | Post a Comment
Forum
Forum on Education
Free E-magazine
Subscribe to Free E-Magazine on Reference
 
 
Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu - Informative & researched article on Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Sitemap
Contact Us   |   RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of
Jupiter Infomedia Ltd.