Ethiraj College for Women Admission

Chennai, Tamil Nadu | Reviews/Ratings: - Add Review
Established : 1948 | Accredited/Approved : NAAC, UGC | Affiliated : University of Madras
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Cutoff, Application Form, Courses, Eligibility, Selection Process 2021

The Institute of ECW came into existence in the year 1948 by V. L. Ethiraj. ECW is an autonomous Institute managed by the Ethiraj College Trust. The College is a self-supporting and self-financed Institute that offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate level courses. The courses are provided in two categories that are MBA and MCA.

ECW admission for PG courses is based on TANCET examination scores. Students applying through CBSE or any other board will be considered under the LATE application category as the results are announced ten days late. Candidates applying for UG or PG course will have to fill the application form online or download it from the website.

  • Admission for aided and self-supporting courses under UG and PG is based on Merit marks obtained by the students in the qualifying exam.
  • Admission for MBA and MCA at ECW is based on TANCET entrance exam scores.
  • TANCET is an entrance exam conducted by Anna University for MBA / M. Tech or MCA admission to colleges in Tamil Nadu.
  • Candidates of SC / ST who are applying for Aided courses will be exempted from paying application fees.
  • Students of the SC /ST category will get 5% relaxation in the total percentage.

Ethiraj College for Women UG Admission 

The College offers B.Com, BA, and B.Sc courses under aided category and BBA, B.Com (Hons), BA, B.Com (gen), and B.Sc under the self-supportive level.

  • ECW also offers BCA course under UG level, and the duration for all UG courses will be three years.
  • Eligibility for UG course at ECW, candidates must have passed in 10+2 exam in relevant field with 50% marks.
  • Admission for the UG course is aided, and self-supportive at ECW depends on marks obtained in Merit.




B. Com Aided

Corporate Secretaryship, Commerce

Candidates must have passed +2 with 50% marks in relevant field.

BA Aided

English, Economics, History, Tourism and Travel Management

Students must have passed +2 exams in any field.

B.Sc Aided

Mathematics, Zoology and Biotechnology, Chemistry, Food Service Management, Physics, Nutrition, Plant Biology, Dietetics, Plant Biotechnology

Applicants must have passed +2 in science field with 50% marks.

BBA self supporting

Business Administration

Passed +2 exams in relevant field with 50% marks.

B.Com. self supporting

Finance, Accounting

Students must have 50% marks in +2 exams with relevant field.

B. A self supporting

Business Economics, English Communication skill, English

Passed 10+2 with commerce / BS / Humanities or any relevant field. 

B.Com (Hons) self supporting


Candidates must have passed +2 exams with 75% in Accountancy / BS / Commerce / Mathematics or any other relevant subjects.

B.Sc. self supporting

Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Biochemistry, Computer Science, Microbiology, Mathematics, Visual Communication, Psychology, Mathematics with computer Applications

Students must have 50% marks in +2 exams with Chemistry / Zoology / Biochemistry / Biology/Botany / science subjects / Mathematics as main subjects.

B.Com self supporting

Corporate Secretaryship, Bank Management

Passed plus two exams in Accountancy / Commerce / BS / Economics / CS and other relevant subjects.


Computer Applications

Applicants must have passed +2 with Mathematics / Business Mathematics as main subjects.

Ethiraj College for Women PG Admission

ECW offers several PG courses in various fields like science, Arts and Commerce. In addition, courses like M.Sc, MA and M.Com is offered under Aided and self-supporting area.

  • Eligibility for PG course at ECW, students must have passed bachelor's degree in relevant field from a recognized board.
  • Admission for the PG course at EWC depends on essential marks scored in the UG exam.




MA Aided

English, Economics, Tamil, History

Candidates must have passed Bachelor's degree with Business Economics, Economics, Corporate Economics or any other degree with 50% marks.

MA Self supporting

Human Right and Duties Education, Journalism and Communication

Passed UG degree in any field with eligible marks.

M.Sc Aided

Chemistry, Zoology

Students must have passed degree in Mathematics, Physics, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or any relevant subjects.

M.Sc Self supporting

Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Biochemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Microbiology, Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology

Passed B.Sc in relevant subjects with 50% marks.

M. Com Aided


Candidates must be a graduate in B.Com with Marketing, General, Accounting, Finance (hons) or in any other relevant subjects.

M. Com self supporting

Corporate Secretaryship

Ethiraj College for Women MBA and MCA Admission

The Institute of ECW offers MBA and MCA course under the PG program. The course is offered for two and three years with various specializations.

  • Eligibility for MBA course at ECW, candidates must have passed Bachelor’s degree from a recognized board.
  • Admission for MBA at ECW is based on the TANCET entrance exam conducted by Anna University.
  • Eligibility for MCA course at ECW, applicants must have passed UG degree in any stream.
  • Admission for MCA at ECW is based on the TANCET examination conducted by AU.





Human Resource, Marketing, Syatems, Finance



Computer Application

Ethiraj College for Women Application Process

The application form for UG and PG course is made available on the official website. Candidates can either fill the form online or download the form and fill it manually.

  • Students will have to fill the application form as per the details asked by the college.
  • Applicants will have to choose the subjects of their choice and enter the marks scores in academics.
  • Candidates will have to check the information given in the application form.
  • After successfully filling the application form, candidates must pay the application form fees via Net banking or DD.
  • Applicants can submit the application form of ECW with fees receipt.


by Sumanti, 10 Jan 2021
Class of 2021

The application fee in Ethiraj College for Women is nearly INR 600 which is downloaded from the Ethiraj College for Women official website and the application fee has to be paid through DD (Demand draft) with documents attached with it. I had appeared for TANCET entrance test which is conducted every year by Anna University and the selection for MBA admission is based on entrance score with graduation percentile. Four specializations are offered under MBA course like Systems, Finance, Human resource and marketing stream. I opted for marketing management. Ethiraj College for Women placement cell was very much supportive to us and also provided many opportunity to get placed.

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by Ume Sakkina, 21 Dec 2020
Class of 2021

At PG level this college offers MBA program so I opted for this college through the TANCET test followed by the interview. This institute has good name and also very famous here in our city. The application form for the MBA program will be given on the college portal which we will have to download and then apply for any desired course offered by the college. The curriculum is all updated and appropriate for the current requirements. There will also be personality development classes conducted along with the regular curriculum. MBA course was for 2 years having 4 semester divided every 6 semester.

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Asked Question

Hi mam, what is the cut for MCA in Ethiraj? and can I get admission?
Asked by ishwariyalakshmi

replied on 09-Jul-2021 11:41:52

Admission to the MCA at ECW is made on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in the qualifying examination in BCA or equivalent degree. Candidates who appeared for TANCET are eligible to apply. TANCET cut-off for MCA is 27 in general. Candidates meeting the cut-off criteria shall get a seat for the course.

Can you tell me about BA admission eligibility for this college?
Asked by P. Rajasri

replied on 05-Jul-2021 14:40:00

The college offers BA in psychology for three years duration for candidates who have possessed class 12th from any stream. Based on merit in the previous academics, BA admission to ECW is provided.

Asked by ishwariyalakshmi ELANGOVAN

replied on 01-Jul-2021 14:02:20

Since this is a public college, there is no management quota admission at ECW for MCA or other for other courses available. Candidates willing to take seats for MCA need to appear for an admission test conducted by Anna University TANCET. The cut-off for MCA through TANCET is 27 for general students. Entire course fee for MCA expenses around INR 1.30 lakhs for three years. The annual fee would be INR 43k. The general fee structure is given.

Where to apply for the course? How is the application process held?
Asked by ishwariyalakshmi ELANGOVAN

replied on 01-Jul-2021 14:02:40

Applicants seeking admission at ECW need to download the application form from the official website of the college. Later, submit the form in person upon completion along with the registration fee of INR 600 through demand draft (DD).

Where are applications issued for B.Com?
Asked by N. Thaarini Shree

replied on 28-Jun-2021 13:10:01

For candidates seeking admission to B.Com at ECW, the application process is held online mode. Interested applicants shall download the application form from the official website and submit it upon completion to the university office in person.

Please tell me the eligibility for BCA and how to apply?
Asked by Sanjula

replied on 25-Jun-2021 06:08:43

Candidates who have passed +2 Board exams with Mathematics may apply for BCA. From the merit obtained in the previous qualifying exam, the selection of the candidate and admission to ECW for BCA is given. Candidates failed to meet the eligibility criteria shall lead to elimination from the admission process. The mode of the application process is online. Applicants have to visit the official website of the college to apply online.

What are the specializations offered in the MBA program provided in ECW?
Asked by Evangelin M

replied on 22-Jun-2021 12:54:01

The MBA program is offered in General management, and the per annum fees structure is INR 1.8 L, and the course duration is for two full years. 

How to apply for a B.Com course in this college?
Asked by Pooja

replied on 19-Jun-2021 13:28:41

ECW accepts applications through online mode, and for the B.Com course, the students must have 10th and 12th board exams with the commerce group to get into the B.Com program. 

What is the fees course for B.Sc. program?
Asked by R.Vinayaki

replied on 18-Jun-2021 12:41:34

ECW offers a B.Sc. program with 14 different streams, and the fees structure is for INR 10 K per annum. B.Sc. is for three full years, and candidates must have their 10th and +2 board exams from any recognized board. 

Details for full-time MBA admissions in ECW
Asked by R. Kiruthiga

replied on 16-Jun-2021 10:10:58

The MBA program offered in ECW is a full-time program with general management. The major eligibility is to have a graduation degree in the relevant stream with a 50% aggregate and the TANCET entrance exam.  

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