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Bishop Heber College

Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu | Reviews/Ratings: - Add Review
Established : 1864 | Accredited/Approved : NAAC,UGC | Affiliated : BU,TIRUCHIRPALLI

About Bishop Heber College

Bishop Heber College (BHC), Tiruchirappalli, is the oldest minority educational institution established in 1966 by Dr. Solomon Doraisawmy, a Bishop in the Tiruchirappalli - Thanjavur Diocese of the Church of South India. In 1873, The Heber Memorial School was raised to a Second Grade College, and in 1882 it became a First Grade College. At the time, it was called SPG College. The UGC granted Bishop Heber College autonomous status during the 2004-2005 academic year. NAAC accredits the college with an “A” Grade.

Currently, BHC offers 13 UG Courses, 18 PG Courses, 4 PG Diploma Courses, and 3 Diplomas. Besides, a Research program is available for Ph.D. and M.Phil. The College started providing courses in a self-financing stream in 1985. Bishop College has already established a great reputation for its high academic standards and attracts candidates from India and abroad. BHC also runs the accredited study center of IGNOU.

Bishop Heber College Trichy offers its students a wide range of facilities, including Wi-Fi access, anytime and anywhere. A student counselor works for the student to discuss the nutritional, group, and referral issues. Students are stimulated to meet with the counselor to redress psychological, emotional, academic, and adjustment problems. The health care facilities are also well-kept, with nursing staff available every day and doctors on alternate days. There is also an ATM and a bank. There is a cricket ground, a football field, badminton, volleyball, basketball, and a game of tennis at the Campus Bishop Heber College.


This institute belongs to the private college category of Tamil Nadu state.



College type



NAAC with an "A" Grade





BSc, B Com, BBA, BCA, MBA, MSc and MCA

Admission criteria

Based on the entrance exam and academic mrerit


Bharathidasan University

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Total Faculty


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 7500+ books and journals.

Bishop Heber College Rankings

Bishop Heber College NIRF Rankings is 43 in 2021. Other rankings include:

  • In India Today Rankings, HBC Ranked 59th among the Best Science College Category .
  • HBC has been ranked 114 among Top MBA Colleges in India.
  • As per India Today Survey, 59th Rank in Best Commerce College and 48th Rank in Computer Applications Category.
  • Outlook 2020 Rankings, HBC Ranked 121st in the overall category, 29th Rank in Social Science, and 63rd in Commerce.

Why Join Bishop Heber College

Heber College is ideal for students due to its fantastic facilities and quality education. The campus area is spread over 200 acres of land and has the most stunning infrastructure. Besides that, the BHC faculty members are well qualified and extensively educated. Furthermore, this institution has a reputation for its academics, which has led to numerous recognitions over the years. In 2007, the College was named by the Department of Biotechnology recipient of a grant of Rs 55 lakh. In the same year, the College was recognized by the Department of Biotechnology as the recipient of the 'College of Excellence, for which the College received a special grant of Rs 2 crores. The successful Golden Jubilee of the College in 2016 was a remarkable achievement.

The BHC collaborated with well-known international universities such as Liverpool Hope University, Kingston University in the UK, the University of Burgundy in France, Kasetsart University in Thailand, Appalachian State University in the USA, etc to provide its students global exposure. Lastly, it has some very famous and reputed alumni. Bishop Heber College Notable Alumni are Erode Mahesh(TV Anchor, Actor), Murugadoss Arunasalam(Film Director and Producer), and Mr. C. Shantha Kumar ( Director, The Spastic Society of Tiruchirappalli). They have praised the excellence of this institution.

Bishop Heber College Courses and Fees

Courses in Bishop Heber College are in the category of Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral degrees in fields such as Science, Commerce, Computer Applications, Arts, Management, Agriculture, Mass Communications, and many more under-aided and self-financed sections of the College. Bishop Heber College  UG Courses include BSc, BA, BCom, BBA, B Voc, BCA, and BSc. BHC offers MSc, MA, MCom, MBA, and MCA at the PG level.

  • The fees vary for each different course. Bishop Heber College MBA fees is INR 1.71 Lakhs for two years.
  • BSc courses are available in both aided and self-financing streams. It is available in 8 specializations. While the fees might vary for stream. For instance, the Bishop Heber College BSc Computer Science fee is INR 33k for three years.

The eligibility criteria and Bishop Heber College Fees Details of any desired course are as per Bharathidasan University, which is stated below. Candidates can make the payment  through various payment methods. Net Banking, Debit Card, Credit Card, Demand Draft

Bishop Heber College Fees for UG Courses

UG Programs

Total Fee Structure

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

32 K

Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com)

79 K

Bachelors of Science (B.Sc.)

33.6 K

Bachelors of Computer Application (BCA)

92 K

Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA)

79 K

Bishop Heber College PG Courses


Total Fee Structure

Master of Arts (MA)

18 K

Master of Commerce (M.Com)

55 K

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

91 K

Master of Computer Application ( MCA- 3 years)

77.7 K

Bishop Heber College Admission Process

Bishop Heber College admission to the UG courses depends on academic merit, calculated based on marks secured in the 12th class. The prospective students are required to fill out the Bishop Heber College application form. The form can be availed from the college administrative office or online from the bhc.edu login.

The cost for both UG and PG course application forms is Rs 200. When shortlisted on merit, students are expected to pay the BHC tuition fees for the selected course. While, the payment must be done with in a stipulated time.

The next step of  Bishop Heber College admission process is to submit the original on the notified date. When documents are submitted, the authority will verfity and confirm the admission. Bishop Heber College application form for hostels must be applied separately, which can be obtainable from the Hostel Office after confirmed admission to the College.

The candidate should have appeared in TANCET or any other competitive exam of a similar nature before applying to Bishop Heber College MBA Admission . Based on the entrance exam result, the applicant must apply. The shortlisted candidates will be invited to come for document verification and fee payment after being shortlisted for the admission process. While admission to doctoral programs is done through an exam administered by Bharathidasan University.

Bishop Heber College Cutoff

Below listed is the TANCET Cutoff of Bishop College for MBA and MCA courses.







Bishop Heber College Placement

Bishop Heber College Placement and Training Division makes sure students get placement opportunities in their desired domain. The placement process consists of a seven-step approach that starts with the briefing of the key competencies of the students. To help students learn more about their pitfalls, the training part includes extensive interviews, 100 hours of structured training, and group discussions. The last step in the placement process is to have a celebration with classmates and family.

In recent placement drive, 1471 students in the final year have benefited from us. The number of students placed in prestigious companies like TCS, CTS, Infosys, Reliance, etc. in the academic year 2019-2020 is 600. The total number of students placed to date is 3516. The Bishop Heber College Highest Package was 4.60 LPA. While on the other hand, The Average Package was 2.5 LPA. An increase of nearly 27% has been observed in the number of students placed during placement in 2020 when compared to 2019.

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Bishop Heber College Scholarship

Bishop Heber College knows that students from different backgrounds require assistance with paying their fees. Scholarships at BHC help to pay the tuition fees for the underprivileged, academic achievers, female students, and children of freedom fighters. Students who qualify for BC, MBC, and EC scholarships must have an annual family income within a certain range. Students can also apply for state and national-level scholarships. Students who meet the criteria for the Bishop Heber Scholarship should contact the college office.

The College understands that fees can be a burden for some students, so it offers many courses on a self-aid basis. Many state and national level scholarships are available to students from different castes and income levels, in addition to the Bishop Heber College Scholarship.

Scholarships offered by HBC listed below.

  • BC / MBC Student Scholarship
  • Adi-Dravidar Welfare Loan
  • National Merit Scholarship
  • Handicapped Students Scholarship
  • Minority Scholarship
  • CM award
  • Bright Student Award
  • Scholarship for Ph.D. Scholars
  • Freedom Fighter Scholarship
  • Intelligent Student Award
  • PG Scholarship for Single Girl Child
  • Tamil Nadu Kalvi Arakkattalai Scholarships (UG/PG-1st year only)Adhoc Merit Scholarship
  • SC/ST Scholarship

Bishop Heber College Hostel details

HBC offers the best hostel accommodation to the students with all the required amenties like well-furnished spacious rooms, hygiene mess, dining hall, recreational facilities, etc. There are 12 hostels in BHC, 5 for boys and 6 for girls, whereas, in the other one, NCR students can accommodate.

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Bishop Heber College Course fee structure

MBA - Finance Request 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management Request 2 years
MBA - Information Technology Request 2 years
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By Shivani
Class of 2021

I am studying MBA Course in Bishop Heber College and now am in final year. I got here admission on the basis of TANCET score. I wish to say college is having good infrastructure and also the facilities are quite good and our department teaching faculties are very co-operative and they offer us better teaching through innovative methods. To say about the course fee for MBA it is very feasible in my point of view and also the placement cell is more unique in proving job offers by bringing the good reputed companies for the recruitment process and also scholarship facility is available in college

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Contact Numbers:

2770059, 2773345

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Post Box No. 615, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India

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