Mother Teresa Women's University

Tucked away in a quite hill station in Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu, Mother Teresa Women's University was established in the year 1984 by the enactment of Tamil Nadu Act 15. Mother Teresa Women's University aims to extend its service to women students of all communities. It strives for Academic Excellence and Personality Development and gives equal importance for promotion of employment prospects to young girls.   

  • Empowerment of women through Education
  • To Promote Quality Education to Women at all levels
  • To identify and address the emerging needs
  • To contribute to women-in-Development
  • To carryout research facilitating pro women policies

Departments in Mother Teresa Women's University

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Commerce
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • Historical Studies & Tourism Management
  • Home Science
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Physical education
  • Physics
  • Sociology
  • Tamil Studies
  • Visual Communication
  • Women's Studies

Non Entrance Programmes in Mother Teresa Women's University

  • M.Sc Computer Science
  • M.Sc Mathematics
  • M.Sc Visual Communication
  • M.Sc Fashion Designng and Garment Construction
  • M.Sc Foods & Nutrition
  • M.Sc Food Service Management & Dietetics
  • MCA (Lateral Entry To II MCA)
  • M.Com
  • M.A Tamil
  • M.A English
  • M.A History
  • M.A Mass Communication and Journalism
  • M.A Sociology
  • Master of Social Work
  • Women's Studies
  • M.A Economics
  • M.A Public Administration (offered at Kodaikanal, Madurai and Chennai )

Entrance Programmes in  Mother Teresa Women's University

PG-Entrance Programme

Candidates for admission to regular MCA should possess a BCA / a bachelor’s Degree in Science (Physics, Chemistry, Maths,  IT Computer Science) B.Com with Mathematics in 2/UG level with 50% marks TANCET/Entrance Examination conducted by the University for Admission.)

MBA (with dual specialisation)
Any Graduate with 50% TANCET/Entrance Examination conducted  by the University for Admission.

M.Phil (Full Time-1 year)-Entrance Programme

  • English
  • Tamil Studies
  • Education
  • Sociology
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Women's Studies
  • Commerce
  • Visual Communication
  • Foods & Nutrition
  • Library Science
  • Food Service Management & Dietetics
  • Psychology
  • Textiles & Clothing
  • Mass Communication
  • Historical Studies
  • Tourism Management
  • Management Studies

PG Diploma Courses in Mother Teresa Women's University

  • Counselling
  • Women's Studies
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Human Rights Education
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Event Management
  • Computer Applications
  • Professional Ethics
  • Tamil Folklore
  • Creative Writing for Media
  • Yoga for Human Excellence
  • Fuzzy Hyper Graphs
  • Gandhian Studies

Undergraduate Courses in Constituent Colleges

  • B.A. Tamil
  • B.A. English
  • B.A. History
  • B.A. in Fine Arts
  • B.A. in Folklore
  • B.A. in Public Service (Civil Service)
  • B.Sc. Visual Communication
  • B.A. Tourism Management
  • B.A. Sociology
  • B.Sc. Fashion Designing
  • BBA
  • B.Com.
  • B.Sc. Physics
  • B.Sc. Mathematics
  • B.Sc. Chemistry
  • B.Sc. Food Service Management & Dietetics
  • B.Sc. Textiles & Clothing
  • B.Sc Botany
  • B.C.A.

Library of Mother Teresa Women’s University Library

Mother Teresa Women’s University Library was started in 1984.  Its unique and rare collection of books, reports, and journals on women, make it one of the best libraries for women. The university Library maintains a comprehensive collection of volumes numbering 60,000 and 4500 volumes of complementary books from various sources. The thrust area of library is Women’s Studies pertaining to various discipline. 

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