Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore

Avinashilingam University for Women

Mettupalatam Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu   |   ESTD : 1988   |   Approved By: UGC   |  AICTE   |   Type: Private
0 Reviews   |   0422-2440241, 2435550   |   registrar@avinuty.ac.in, info_adu@avinuty.ac.in
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Overview Information

About College

Avinashilingam University is one of the few universities in India that is dedicated entirely to the education of women. It was established in the year 1988 under Section 3 of the UGC Act in June 1988 as an extension of the Avinashilingam Home Science College for women was established by none other than Dr. T. Avinashilingam along with 45 of his students in the year 1957.

  • It is a deemed university only for women
  • The University provides postgraduate degree education in a wide range of disciplines most of which are women-centric in nature.
  • The curriculums of the courses that are offered at university are designed towards churning out successful women students and professionals.
  • The University is situated in Mettupalayam Road in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The location of the university is quite a central one and it is therefore feasible for students and faculty members living in various parts of the city to come here on time and do their work.


  • Department of Humanities
  • Department of Science
  • Department of Home science
  • Department of Entrepreneurship Development
  • Department of Engineering and Community Education
  • Department of Business Administration
  • Department of Education



  • 1,35,330 books
  • 510 periodicals
  • 13,293 back volumes
  • 8996 thesis
  • 1997 projects
  • 4500+ e-journals


The University provides hostel facilities for women. The hostel rooms are well furnished and provide vegetarian meal services to inmates. There is a mess at the hostel where students have to consume their meals

Computer Centre

  • It runs a computer center that students and teachers can visit in the event that they have to access the internet or do any other kind of work in the computer. The latest devices are made available for use and both printing and faxing services are carried out here
  • The university campus is also equipped with wireless internet facilities and students who bring their own devices to the campus can browse the internet here for free


Management Scholarships

  • Thiru K. Subramaniam Chettiar Memorial Post Graduate Scholarship by Thiru T.S. Thandapani Chettiar -  Rs.2,500/-
  • Thiru T.A. Ramalingam Chettiar Scholarship by  Thiru T.A. Ramalingam Chettiar Trust - Rs.1,500/-
  • Swami Yathiswarananda Scholarship by Thiru T.S. Thandapani Chettiar -  Rs.1,500/-
  • Tmt. K.S. Palaniammal Scholarship -  Rs.1,500/-
  • Miss. Attie Souder Scholarship by Miss. Attie Souder, Rockwell City, U.S.A. -  Rs.1,500/-
  • Master Vivek Scholarship by Dr. C. Jaya & Dr. N. Krishnamurthy - Rs.2,500/-
  • Dr. Rajammal P. Devadas 80th Birthday Scholarship -  Rs.3,000/-

Other Scholarships

  • Government of India National Scholarships for Post Matriculation studies for students who possess rank in the qualifying examination
  • Government of India Adi-Dravida Welfare Residential and Non-Residential Scholarships to students, provided their parent’s income is less than Rs.1,00,000/- per annum. Backward Class Scholarships to students whose parents' income is below Rs.50,000/- per annum.

College Infrastructure and Facility

Student Discussion

  • KUMOD RANJAN 2016-09-01 18:30:46

    Avinashilingam University for Women are Recognised?

    • PRIYANKA JINDAL 2016-09-17 01:39:12

      Avinashilingam University for Women are deemed university only for women and Its Approved by UGC.

  • ASHISH KUMAR 2016-09-01 02:37:46

    Can you give me an overall review of this college?

    • PRIYAMVADA SINGH 2016-09-16 22:25:12

      Avinashilingam University for Women are good placement cell & placement was good. I was placed in this college. Almost all big software companies and other institutions were there. Hostel of this University is good, safe, secure for the girls. Also Food is nice. Faculties were well experienced, responsible and intelligent personalities. They were very thorough about the subject handled. Also our University Offer internship and Scholarship is available for Students.

  • ASHWANI KUMAR 2016-08-28 02:37:46

    What is the Admission Eligibility for MBA Program in Avinashilingam University for Women.

    • PRIYA SHARMA 2016-09-11 02:28:12

      The candidate must have a Bachelor's Degree in Arts, Commerce, Science, Engineering or Technology with minimum 50% marks in aggregate from any University approved by UGC. The percentage secured in the qualifying degree examination will be considered only for assessing the eligibility. Admission based on Entrance test score has been taken from any All India level admission test such as CAT/XAT/MAT/ATMA/ TANCET(Anna University).