Madras Christian College (Co-ed)
This Chennai based college is famous for its sprawling green campus. Check out the profile.
Seats: Over 1,000 seats in UG. At least 60 seats in each discipline (arts and science)
Best courses: Commerce, BBA, English Literature, Chemistry and Political Science Hostel on campus
Entrance exams: Refer to website. June 5 is last date to apply
Weightage to CBSE: Depends on marks - above 80% is a must
Website, phone: mcc.edu.in, 044-2239 7731/2239 4352
What to look for: sprawling green campus, the best in the city, cultural activities, placement help
Famous alumni: Dr. S. Radhakrishnan, 1N. Seshan, General K. Sunderji, IN. Ninan, Prakash Karat, Raja Chelliah and Indra Nooys, to name a few.