Prof.Dhanapalan College for Women, Chennai was established in 1991 managed under Vaiyapuri Mudaliar Educational Foundation. Vaiyapuri Mudaliar Educational Foundation started by Prof.R.V.Dhanapalan in memory of his father. The foundation is a public trust with the object of providing educational facility and opportunity for all the deprived section of the community in general and with a special thrust for women’s education particularly in the rural area that too in the field of science and management. In furtherance of the above objective, the foundation obtained the permission of Government of Tamilnadu to establish a college for women at Kelambakkam, located in the Southern part of Madras Metropolis. The College is affiliated to the University of Madras. The College was started with five Under Graduate courses in the field of Science, Management and Commerce. This growth speaks volumes about the sincere efforts by the management, faculty and the students themselves to improve the content, Quality and thereby the strength of the college. In these 18 years, the college has become one of the premier institutions and a major player in the Indian Women’s education.
The College aims to provide education for life in general rather than providing isolated specialization; with this mission in mind, making the college a Laboratory of Philosophy to achieve social efficiency and impregnating the students with a sense of ethics tempered with erudition and inculcating in them the cultural values, thus shaping them into ideal citizens.
- Computer Labs
- Sports and Games
Placement Cell :-
The College provides students with services and opportunities to help them achieve their potential through personal and professional growth and development. Students and Alumni are provided with career information and developmental programs that are geared to develop personal, interpersonal, educational and communication skills required for advancement in their careers. Many of their students have been well placed in companies like Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Cognizant tech solutions, Hyundai, BSNL, Orchid chemicals, Ranbaxy, leading Pharmaceutical companies and research labs etc.
|Name||:||Prof.Dhanapalan College For Women|
|Location||:||Old Mahabalipuram road
|Contact No||:||044-27474247, 27474718|