Welcome to Women’s Christian College, Chennai

Women’s Christian College, Chennai  ranked 10th at the All India level among the best colleges in the Arts and Science category in the NIRF rating by the Ministry for Human Resource Development was founded in 1915 by the combined effort of 12 Missionary Societies from Britain, Canada and the United States of America.   The mission of the college is to provide “a complete, meaningful and relevant education to women so that they are intellectually well-trained, morally upright, socially aware and spiritually inspired.”

Autonomous since 1982, WCC is affiliated to the University of Madras and has been accredited  by NAAC with an ‘A’ Grade in 2005 and 2012.  The College was awarded the prestigious status of College with Potential for Excellence by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in 2016, a fitting testimony to the remarkable progress made in the last century.

The heritage Doveton House, historic academic blocks, six residential halls and the multi-facility Library enhance teaching-learning experience.  Home to more than a 100 species of trees, both indigenous and exotic, the 20-acre green campus is a treasure-trove of diverse flora and fauna providing an ambience conducive to fostering holistic education.   WCC offers a wide range of metacognitive and need-based programs at the Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research levels to women from national and regional communities and varied socio-economic backgrounds. The College designs its curriculum, administers examinations and evaluates its students efficiently.   Offering its students the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS), WCC caters to the wide range of interests among students.  The Degree is conferred by the University of Madras.

Applicants should submit Online Application Forms through our college website Please read the instructions carefully before submitting the application form online. The prospectus contains details regarding the programs offered and eligibility requirements. For further information please mail to / or contact 91-44-28275926 or 91-44-28276798.

The American Transfer Program (ATP) with Concordia College, New York, USA &  Britain Transfer Program (BTP) with Middlesex University, London, UK are International programs introduced in the last decade Candidates securing admission in WCC will be considered for transfer if they fulfill the requirements for the Program.