Mahalashmi Womens College - Index

About College


Mahalashmi Women's College of Arts & Science, affiliated to University of Madras, is a premier self-financing educational institution established in the year of 1998, located at Avadi.
The College affords around 1800 Students with 15 undergraduate and 2 postgraduate courses staffed by more than 60 teaching faculty Members.
The college has varied extension activities to train the students inorder to discover their forte and create awareness in social Issues. The ideal timing of the college is rescheduled with double shift from 8 am – 1.15 pm and 1.30 pm – 5.30 pm.
The ideal timing of the college is rescheduled with double shift from 8am – 1.15pm and 1.30 pm – 5.30pm.
In addition to the existing courses, 5 new UG & PG Courses is to be added on in Shift-I and 3 new courses in Shift-II.


Mr.Kunjithapatham – Our Chairman

Thiru .S. Kunjithapatham – Our Chairman Our honourable Chairman Thiru. S. Kunjithapatham is one of the pioneers in the field of education . Being a philanthropist, he has established Mahalashmi Kunjithapatham educational trust in the year 1997 to promote quality education to the women of rural area. He realized the need for higher education and considered higher education as an important device to bring about positive changes in society. He has endeavoured to establish an educational institution in rural background to offer the very best education to women students. As an administrator, he has provided vibrant infrastructure facilities with creative and resourceful environment to the young students.


Mrs.Mahalashmi Kunjithapatham – Our Trustee

Tmt. Mahalashmi Kunjithapatham – Our Trustee Mrs.Mahalashmi, wife of Mr.S.Kunjithapatham is one of the trustees of our college. She is the symbol of motherly love and care. She donated her asset of 17 acres land to establish a college in the outskirts of Chennai. Today, our college shelters more than 1800 students and it continously prospering every year.

Mr. C.V. Harikrishnan – Committee Member

Mr. C.V. Harikrishnan – Committee Member One of our committee members who extends his administrative and technical support to our management. His interest in providing higher education to rural students is the initial impetus for his support to us. He is generous enough to take greater care of the college for its significant growth. He owns a foundry which is successfully running for 5 generation, for nearly 125 years. He is an industrialist who is definitely a source of an inspiration.


Mr. S.K. Thirukumaran – Our Managing Director

Mr. S.K. Thirukumaran – Our Managing Director Our Managing Director Mr. S.K. Thirukumaran is a multifaceted personality who believes in success through hardwork. His motive is to ignite young minds with the values for life . His professional excellence helps us to move towards perfection. With the inspiration of the our Founder, our Managing Director continues to provide an education of excellence with relevance for the transformation of society. His aim is to develop right attitude towards life with appropriate skills and high competence among the women students. He has very wide travel experience to several countries including Japan, inorder to study their educational systems.


Mr. S.K. SenthilKumar – Our Managing Director

Mr. S.K. SenthilKumar – Our Managing Director Mr. S.K. Senthil Kumar is one of the Trustees, a modest person who provides professional support for the development of our college. He promotes good career development opportunities for students through sports activities. His encouragement of sports is exemplary, and resulted in the building up of fantastic sports infrastructure in the college campus. The cricket pitch and ground in the campus as well as the tennis court he has set up, are sought after by sportsmen in general, apart from the students on campus. In a word, Our Managing director coordinates and directs the mission of our college through extracurricular activities.

Dr. C. Ananthanarayanan – Dean

Dr. C. Ananthanarayanan – Dean Our Dean Dr. C. Ananthanarayanan, M.Sc., Ph.D., is a scholar academician who extends his support for the college. He is a guide and a well wisher who facilitates and communicates the goals of our college to the management. His meticulous effort taken for the development of the college is tremendo.