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Government Arts College

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Established : 1901 | Accredited/Approved : NAAC | Affiliated : University of Madras

About Government Arts College

Located in Nandanam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, the Government Arts College for Men is a degree college that offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in arts, commerce, and science. The College also provides M.Phil. and Full-Time Ph.D. options for its graduates. The campus was established in 1969 and is affiliated with the University of Madras. Its main aim is to educate rural youth and fulfill the popular demand for higher education. It also aims to impart education at an affordable price. Its logo represents wisdom and the College's philosophy of spreading knowledge throughout the rural area.

Government Arts College Chennai has provided quality education to men for over 50 years. It was originally a Madrasa school, later upgraded into a college. Moreover, the College provides a range of national service schemes for men, such as the National Cadet Corps. It also conducts research and extension activities.

The College is near the Muthuramalingar Thevar Statue. In addition, Natesan Park is just 1 km away. The neighbourhood of Nandanam is lively and is home to many commercial and educational institutions. The campus is well-connected by rail and road. At its present location, it is well set to serve the needs of the aspirants belonging to the central region of the Metropolis. Though it is situated in Chennai, it draws students from neighbouring districts.

GAC is one amongst the best colleges in Tamil Nadu. It has an excellent academic record. The College aims to mold its students into well-rounded, socially-minded, and culture-driven citizens. It also fosters a sense of community spirit in its students. Government Arts College Courses include BA, B Com, BSc, BBA, MA, M Com, and MSc at UG and PG levels. Besides, the College offers admission to the M Phil/Ph.D. (Part Time/Full Time). NAAC accredits the courses. Admission to all the courses is strictly based on academic merit in the last qualifying exam.

The College offers well-equipped library facilities. There are three different types of libraries: the general library, the special library, and the Braille library. The general library contains about 25,000 books. The College also provides students with computers and Internet access. The college premises are well-secured with CCTV coverage. In addition, the College provides computer labs with modern technologies and free art materials worth Rs.2,000. The College also emphasizes extracurricular activities and national & international collaborations.

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Details

Institute Type

Government

Campus Location

Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Campus Establishment

1969

Campus Affiliation

University of Madras

College Accreditation

NAAC

Available Courses

BA, B Com, BSc, BBA, MA, M Com, and MSc

Ph.D. and MPhil

Admission Process

Merit-Based

Government Arts College for Men, Chennai Fees Structure

GAC offers a wide range of arts, commerce, and science courses. To pursue higher education, students can enrol in any of these courses. In contrast, the fee structure varies for each different course. Government Arts College Fees Payment can be made through DD or online. In addition, the College offers a scholarship for outstanding students. Students can receive as much as INR 2 Lakhs depending on their academic marks/merit.

Courses

Specializations

Government College Fees Structure

BA

Tamil Literature
Historical Studies
English Literature
Public Administration
Economics

INR 1130 

B Com

Corporate Secretaryship
General
Accounting And Finance

INR 1130 

BSc

Mathematics
Physics
Chemistry
Computer Science
Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology
Advance Zoology & Biotechnology
Statistics

INR 1210 

BBA

Human Resource Development

 INR 1130

MSc

Mathematics
Physics
Chemistry
Computer Science
Botany
Zoology
Aquaculture

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MA

Tamil
English
Historical Studies
Economics

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M Com

General
Corporate Secretaryship

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Ph.D.

Zoology (Full Time & Part Time)
Tamil (Part-Time)
Physics (Full Time & Part Time)
Mathematics (Part-Time)
History (Part-Time)
Commerce (Full Time & Part Time)
Chemistry (Full Time & Part Time)
Botany (Full Time & Part Time)

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M Phil

Commerce
Computer Science

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Government Arts College for Men, Chennai Admission

Nandanam Arts College admissions are made based on the merit list. Admission to the UG Courses is provided based on 10+2 merit. Students who have completed Bachelor's degree in a concerned discipline are eligible to apply for PG Courses.

  • The admission authority will create the Government Arts College Nandanam Merit list based on the previous academic marks obtained by the applicants.
  • As well it will also be updated on the official website. Students must check on the website whether their name exists on the merit list.
  • If a student's name is on the merit list, they can complete other admission formalities such as payment of tuition fees and document verifications.

To join the College, a prospective student must apply for admission by filling up the Government Arts College Chennai Application. The form can be obtained from the college premises or through Net banking. If you do not have an account with a bank, you can also issue a demand draft or a cheque to the Directorate of Collegiate Education. The application form must be filled out completely and accurately. However, the mode of application is entirely offline. Thus there is no provision for online applications.

Government Arts College for Men, Chennai Placement

The College also has a placement cell that helps students find a good job after completing their studies. The placement process at Government Arts College For Men includes a written test, a group discussion, and an interview. Students who qualify for all three stages of the recruitment process will be offered a salary package. In addition, the college hosts recruitment events and seminars with different recruitment companies. Students can also participate in internships or placement training programs.

Companies

Students got benefits through placement training

BSNL

219

Mahindra Pride School

15

Hindustan Software

128

HCL

250

Kamakshi Academy

300

Smart Academy

10

Vertex Limited

65

Future Retail

350

ACCIVA

8

ICICI Academy for Skills

250

Government Arts College Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
BA - English Request 3 years
BA - History Request 3 years
BA - Tamil Request 3 years
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Government Arts College Entrance exams required for Admission 2023

Government Arts College Campus Facilities/Infrastructure

library
sports
auditorium
gym
laboratory
medical

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Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

044 - 243 - 51048

Email ID:

office@nandanamartscollege.co

Address:

No:329, Anna Salai , Nandanam, Chennai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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