Welcome to APACW
About the Principal
Over the past one decade, the vision of Arulmigu Palaniandavar Arts College for Women has been to excel in the field of Arts and Science Education. Arulmigu Palaniandavar Arts College for Women is now recognized as one of the most respected Arts and Science Colleges in the Country. This can largely be attributed to the sincere execution of its mission to align itself with the changing environment while maintaining focus on social responsiveness. Meeting and measuring up to the emerging challenges is the prime function of today’s students. To do this, it requires keen perception, flexibility and the ability to merge theories into action plans. Apart from the prescribed curriculum by the University, our Institution structures customized special programmes based on specific requirements of the industry with a focus on priorities. Periodic quality audits are conducted to ensure effective teaching, class room management, efficient documentation and judicious review of teaching learning process. Placement readiness is given prime priority in our campus. Let it be my privilege to welcome you to the world of Arulmigu Palaniandavar Arts College for Women.
Dr.(Mrs). N.PUVANESWARI, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.d.,
Dr. (Tmt) C.Vasuki M.A.,M.,Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.,Associate Professor & Head
Department of Tamil (2 year course duration)
Graduate Result (2009-2010) 100% Winner -Kho-Kho, Relay,Vollery ball, Running and Kabadi ( Intercollegiate District, State level) Javalin, Longjump, Shotput – I & II Prize Marathan Race – I & III Prize Kabbadi – I & II PrizeRunning – II Prize Best NCC Cadet ( 2011-2012) Best NSS Volunteer (2012 – 2013) College Sports champion ( 2013-2014) Nattupurakalaihal course conducted 2010-2014(5 Years)
Dr(Mrs)SELVI SANTANAM, M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,
Head, Associate Professor
Department of English (3 year course duration)
State Level Students Seminar: Literature on the marginalized(08.10.2014).
Rainbow: Inter Collegiate competitions(09.10.2014).
Confluence: Intramural Competitions (10.10.2014).
National Seminar in topic Application of Literary
Theories to literature(20.02.2015)
Department of History (2 year course duration)
Temple Architecture, Journalism and Mass Communication, Tourism, Photography & Video Graphy, E-Tourism, Non-Major Elective: History for Competitive Examinations.
Extra-Credit Papers: Women and Law Career Guidance Tourism Marketing, Our Department is running UGC sponsored certificate course on “HUMAN RIGHT EDUCATION” from january 2015
Dr.(Mrs)Jeya Poobathi Associate Professor & Head
Department of Economics (2 year course duration)
Seminars Organised: Retail Marketing:perspective and challenges(National Level Seminar(2012-2013) General Insurance(State Level Seminar)
ECO TALENTIA: A Talent scan to identity the latest talents of economics students.
Non Major Elective: Papers Offered: Home Economics Rural Economics
Extra Credit Paper Offered: Economic of Tourism
D.Mrs R.Maheswari M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., Professor & Head
Department of Mathematics (2 year course duration)
The rank holders in Madurai Kamaraj University (2004-05)D.Sivaselvi & V.Janaki were awarded scholarship for higher studies. Selvi R.Suganya placed in CTS in the year 2006-(Compeleted B.Sc maths in 2005-06).
Mrs.P.Umarani M.Sc.,M.Phil.,B.Ed.,B.L.I.Sc..,Associate Professor & Head
Department of Physics
University Rank in M.K.University University IRank M.T.W.University Research Scientist in London. Research Scientist in Germany. Qualified in TNPSC Exam TRB exams
VAO exam Sub-Inspector Well placed in reputed companies & Organisations School Teachers/College Teachers Asst., Professor in GCT.
M.Sc.,B.Ed.,DEO.,DA,DCP.,Ph.D Associate Professor & Head
Department of Chemistry
D.Alagumani Bharathi and K.Manonmani presented papers at National Level UGC sponsored seminars on “ Recent Developments in Green Chemistry” at Ramakrishna Mission Vidhyalaya college of Arts and Science Coimbatore.Number of students attended various Intercollegiate National Level Seminars 100 students.Number of students attended various State Level Seminars & Workshops 150 students.Three students attended YRC three day Zonal Level Orientation training programme at Madurai.
Mrs.K.Renugadevi,M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Associate Professor & Head
Department of Botany
Graduate Result (2009-2010) 100% Winner -Kho-Kho, Relay,Vollery ball, Running and Kabadi ( Intercollegiate District, State level) Javalin, Longjump, Shotput – I & II Prize Marathan Race – I & III Prize Kabbadi – I & II PrizeRunning – II Prize Best NCC Cadet ( 2006-2007) Best NSS Volunteer (2006 – 2010) College Sports champion ( 2006-2011)
Mrs.S.Mallika, M.Sc.,M.Phil.,.,Associate Professor & Head
Dr.Mrs.K.Sivagami,M.Com.,M.phil.,(Ph.D) Associate Professor & Head
Department of Commerce
Inter Collegegiate Competitions:
- T.Durga Lakshmi won IIIrd price in Fashion Barade
- M.Chitra Devi had Participated in Foke Dance
- D.RajaRajeswari had Participated in Cookery Competition
- A.Surya Karthika had Participated in Meganthi
National Level Seminar:
- Green Marketing-prospects And Challenges
Dr.Mrs.C.Jeyabharathi,M.C.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Associate Professor & Head
Department of Computer Science
With the support of the computer science students the department organizes the following events every year.
1. BIGEM – A state level technical meet
2. XP# – Intra-collegiate competitions for non-Computer Science students
3. Talent Expo – Intra-collegiate competitions for Computer Science students
Dr.N.Mahalakshmi, M.Com.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,Associate Professor & Head
Department of Commerce with Computer Application
1.Eassy writting competition:Our student K.Jancy Rani got Ilakkaiya sirpi award(state II Prize)and won cash prize ₹750 from kaviyarasu kalai Tamil sangam,Paramathi vellore,Namakkal.(03.10.2013).
2.Our students won three prizes in inter collegiate competition held in sakthi college of arts & science for womens,oddanchatram(10.10.2011).
3.Our student S.Vaseema got muthalvan award and cash prize ₹500 from chettinad college of Engineering & Technology,Karur[2013-2014]
Upcoming Campus Events
Check out the campus events for 2018
Goals and Objectives
The college aims to train young women to be good citizens and leaders in all walks of life. Higher education offered to women students empowers them with knowledge and skills in communication and computer literacy.
Career Development Cell
To provide training and guidance to students on the various aspects of building a career and to assist them in exploring new opportunities.
Awards and Credits
Our College has been accredited with five stars B++ by National Assessment and Accreditation Council. Also It has been selected as the Best Arts and Science College in Tamil Nadu .
Admission Open for 2018
Admissions open for new academic session 2018-2019 in Arulmigu Palaniandavar Arts College For Women.
Awards and Credits
Our College has been accredited with five stars B++ by National Assessment and Accreditation Council, Bangalore on 12th November 2002 and Reaccredited with A Grade valid from 16.9.2011(3.14 CGPA).Also It has been selected as the Best Arts and Science College in Tamil Nadu by the Institute of International Educational Service, Madras Educational Trust, Chennai in the academic year 2002-2003.