Madras Christian College, Chennai Courses & Admission Procedure 2014-2015
The esteemed Madras Christian College, Chennai is one of Asia’s oldest extant premier colleges founded by the Rev. John Anderson, a Scottish Missionary. Commonly known as MCC this outstanding college is imparting education since 1837. Affiliated to the University of Madras, but functioning as an independent institution this college has been awarded accreditation grade of A+ by NAAC. Performing per excellence in the streams of Art, Science and commerce, the leading magazine of India “INDIA TODAY” has placed MCC among the top ten colleges of the nation in all the three streams according to a survey conducted in 2007.
Besides providing undergraduate and postgraduate programs the college also provides vocational undergraduate progamrmes in streams of Industrial Fish and Fisheries, Archaeology, Musicology; and Post Graduate programmes in Social Work and Computers. Students of this institution can also opt for M. Phil and PhD programmes. Sir S. Radhakrishnan, former President of India, Krishnaswamy Sundarji – former Chief of Army Staff of India , Pratap C.Reddy – Chairman, Apollo Hospitals are among the few world class eminent alumni of this extraordinary college.
Famous for its enormous flora and fauna, home to many beautiful deer’s, encompassed lake, its elegant buildings, the college stand over a colossal 365 acre campus. Its extensive Miller Memorial Library was designed when the then Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi had to visit it in 1987 is a pleasure to the eye. The college organizes renowned and famous inter-collegiate cultural programme titled “Deep Woods” which witnesses participants and audiences from all across the globe.
With the vision of perpetuating and fostering knowledge and sharpening young minds Madras Christian College has given a meritorious service of 175 years to the world and with its rich legacy and being blessed by the heaven itself, it will continue to give prominent and outstanding personalities to the world.
Courses offered by the Madras Christian College are:
B.A (History,Economics, Philosophy)
BSc (Physics, Chemistry)
M.A (History, Political Science,)
For details visit website www.mcc.edu.in