Sarah Tucker College was established in 1895 in Tirunelveli in the State of Tamil Nadu. The College is affiliated with Manonmanium Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli and was conferred the status of Autonomy in 2007. The College is accredited by NAAC with an A+ Grade with a CGPA of 3.09 on a four-point scale.
Courses offered by Sarah Tucker College at the Undergraduate Level:
Eligible for candidates having passed 10+2 or equivalent in the relevant stream.
- B.A. [English/ Tamil/ Economics/ History]
- B.Sc. [Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Botany/ Zoology]
- B.A. English
- B.Sc. [Computer Science/ Mathematics/ Physics/ Food Science and Nutrition/ Nano Science]
Courses offered by Sarah Tucker College at the Postgraduate Level:
Eligible for candidates having passed Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the relevant stream.
- M.A. [English/ Tamil/ Economics]
- M.Sc. [Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry]
- M.A. [History/ English]
- M.Sc. [Zoology/ Food Science and Community Nutrition/ Computer Science]
Research Programs offered by Sarah Tucker College:
Eligible for candidates having passed a Master’s degree or equivalent in the relevant stream.
- M.Phil. [Tamil/ English/ Chemistry]
- Ph.D. [Tamil/ English/ Economics/ History/ Zoology/ Chemistry/ Commerce/ Computer Science]
Short Term Certificate Courses offered by Sarah Tucker College:
Eligible for candidates having passed 10th or equivalent in any stream.
- Toy Making
- Basic Cookery
- Hand Embroidery
- Jewellery Making
- Spoken Hindi
- Cosmetology and Fashion Designing
- Household Appliances
- Communicative English
- Basics of Python Programming
- Cosmetology and Fashion Designing
- Beauty Culture and Hair Dressing
- House Wiring and Maintenance of Household Appliances
- Pharmacognosy, Utilization and Conservation of Plants
- Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra Skill Development Course
Sarah Tucker College consists of a Library that is equipped with various resources in print such as books, journals, magazines, periodicals and newspapers. The Library is also equipped with a digital library that consists of 36 computers that are well configured to access the e-resources through the N-List service. The N-List allows users to access around 3200000 e-books and 6000 e-journals. The Library also extends services such as reprography, circulation, reference and many more.
The College consists of five hostels that can accommodate nearly 600 students and provides a comfortable stay to the students who hail from faraway places. The College canteen offers the students with eatables, soft drinks, snacks and hot drinks at subsidized rates.
The College offers special facilities for the differently-abled such as Ramp, Wheelchair, Special toilets and Circuit TV to watch programmes held in the Auditorium. The College also offers banking facilities for the teachers and students.
The College provides facilities for indoor and outdoor games such as a large playground, 8 game courts and an obstacle course. In order to ensure overall development, the college also encourages the students to take part in various club activities such as Quiz club, Eco Club, Rotaract Club, National Service Scheme, National Cadet Corps, Youth Red Cross, Fine Arts Club and many more.
The College provides the students with capability enhancement schemes to enhance their skills such as Guidance for competitive exams, career counselling, soft skill development, remedial coaching, language lab, bridge course, personal counselling, yoga and meditation.
The Career Counselling and Placement Cell of Sarah Tucker College facilitates the students with placement opportunities. It works on providing internship and job opportunities to the students along with grooming them according to the needs of the corporate by conducting guest lectures and training sessions from industry experts. On-Campus drives are organized and companies such as Accenture, TCS, Wipro, IDBI Bank, ITES Company, Cube Yogi, CLR Neem, Simha Mobile, etc., visit the college to recruit the students.
What is the ranking given by NAAC to Sarah Tucker College?
Sarah Tucker College is accredited by NAAC with an A+ Grade with a CGPA of 3.09 on a four-point scale.
What type of students does Sarah Tucker College admit?
Sarah Tucker College is a women’s college and admits only Women students.
How big is the campus of Sarah Tucker College?
Sarah Tucker College is placed on a sprawling expanse of 40.61 acres of land in Perumalpuram, Thirunelveli.
How many courses does Sarah Tucker College offer?
Sarah Tucker College presently offers 19 Undergraduate Courses and 13 Postgraduate Courses along with 3 M.Phil. and 8 Ph.D. programs.
Does Sarah Tucker College offer scholarships to the students?
Yes, Sarah Tucker College offers scholarships and financial aid to the students who are deserving so that they don’t find finance as a constraint.