Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Arts and Science for Women (Autonomous), is an aspirant to The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) and has submitted its data for assessing itself against the premier educational institution of India under Management and College Categories.
Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Arts and Science for Women (Autonomous)
is named as the Best College of Arts and Science for Women in Tamil Nadu by The Knowledge Review.
Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan College of Arts and Science for Women (Autonomous), is run by the Srinivasan Charitable and Educational Trust, Perambalur, Tamil Nadu, registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act, 1975.
The College meant exclusively for women, established in a rural area of one of the most underprivileged District of Tamil Nadu. The College is committed to impart Quality Education to Women for achieving the status of an Institution of Excellence in the fields of Arts and Science. The objective of the college is to work towards empowerment of women by eradicating illiteracy through value-based education. College is dedicated to upliftment of women in underprivileged region of Tamil Nadu through world class education in Arts and Science with the vision to create and disseminate knowledge, as “Knowledge is Power”.
The College is Self-financing in nature, started in 1996 as per the G.O. (MS) No.564 dated 13.8.1996 and maintaining active affiliation with Bharathidasan University, Thiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu since 1996. (Ref.No. 17051/D1/96 Dated 13.Nov.1996) and got recognized by the UGC under 2(f) and 12(B) in the year 2003 (Ref. F.8-137/2003 (CPP-I), Dated 31.March.2003).
The College is NAAC Accredited under ‘A’ Category Institution continuously since 2007 (Last CGPA 3.44, Yr. 2018).
The College has been ISO 9001:2000 certified for its Quality Management System since 2003 that is upgraded to ISO 9001:2008 in the year 2009 and continuing till date.
The College is conferred with Autonomous status for the period of ten years w.e.f. 2017-18 by Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli, with the approval granted by University Grant Commission, New Delhi. The College is also declared as a Nodal Centre for Institute for Entrepreneurship and Career Development (IECD) Programme offered by Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli from the year 2012 onwards. The College offers a wide spectrum of discipline of relevance to present the socio-economic milieu of our country. As on date, the college offers 18 UG, 13 PG, 06 M.Phil., and 03 Ph.D. programmes. College also offers 02 PG Diploma and 02 Certificate courses with Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli. IECD offers 08 certification programmes in the college whereas the college also offers 12 specialized certificate courses to enhance the employability skills of the students.
The College also offers various Extra-curricular activities, necessary for the holistic development viz. NSS, NCC, RRC, ROTARACT, YRC, EXNORA, CONSUMER CLUB, WOMEN’S CELL, FINE ARTS CLUB and SPORTS CLUB.
The College has been recognized for its mission To impart a liberal, modern, sound, and quality education to women; To inculcate a sense of human values, a spirit of patriotism, national integration and democratic outlook; and To provide the highest quality education at an affordable cost of women students especially from the poorest and rural strata of the society in frontier areas such as Linguistics, Bio-Technology, Computer Science, Computer Applications, Nutrition & Dietetics, Psychology, Forensic Science, and Aviation Management, etc.