Delhi University may be the students’ first choice, a sizeable number is also looking for options in other metros such as Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata. We list out your options in Chennai, which has some of the top-rated institutes in the country.
Its impressive line-up of alumni include N Ram, Viswanathan Anand, Leander Paes, C Rangarajan and Verghese Kurien. The department of arts and media studies are well recognised. One of the most popular courses is B.Sc in Visual Communication. Provisionally selected candidates are called in for an interview. For more details visit, www.loyolacollege.edu.
Important dates: The last date of submitting the form is May 23. Students can check the application status online beginning the first week of June.
The college offers a variety of courses in arts and sciences. Admissions are based on class 12 marks. It has hostel facilities for both girls and boys. To view the entire curriculum and other details, visit www.presidencychennai.com
Important dates: The application forms are on sale and have to be collected from the college in person. The last date for application is May 26.
Stella Maris College
This autonomous all-girls’ college is famous for its bachelor courses in commerce, English, economics and sociology. The faculty of the science is also well known. Admissions are done on the basis of marks in class 12. Hostel facility is also available for the students.
Important dates: Forms are available on college’s website: www.stellamariscollege.edu.in. The admissions will go on till the first week of June.
Madras Christian College
It is famous for undergraduate programmes in social work, political science, English and zoology. BBA and BCA are other popular choices. Admission is based on class 12 merit. Notable alumni includes PepsiCo chairperson Indra Nooyi and former president of India S Radhakrishnan. Hostel accommodation is available. For more information, visit www.mcc.edu.in
Important dates: Online application process is open. Students can apply as soon as their results are out.