Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore was established in 1975 as Sri Avinashilingam Home Science College for Women by the great patriot and educationist Dr. T.S. Avinashilingam under the auspices of the Avinashilingam Education Trust. It is the largest institution in the country for imparting Home Science education at all levels. It was one of the eight colleges on which autonomy was conferred by the University of Madras in 1978 and the first of the women's colleges to get this distinction.
The government of India declared Sri Avinashilingam Home Science College for Women and Sri Avinashilingam Teacher's College for Women as a deemed university under UGC Act in 1988. The colleges have been renamed as Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women and is marching towards the twenty third year as a University.
Facilities at Avinashilingam University for Women -
Instrumentation Maintenance Facility
Faculties at Avinashilingam University for Women –
Faculty of Home Science
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Humanities
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Business Administration
Faculty of Community Education and Entrepreneurship Development
Placements at Avinashilingam University for Women –
Placement cell provides leadership training programs and job opportunities.
Top Recruiters –
Hewlett Packard, Bangalore
ABN Amro, Chennai
Courses offered by Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore
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