Government Arts College, Salem, Tamil Nadu

Government Arts College

, Salem, Tamil Nadu   |   ESTD : 1864   |   Approved By: UGC   |   Type: Public
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About College

Government Arts College, Salem Established in the year 1979, is affiliated to Periyar University. The only Government College in the entire district of Salem, the college has earned a high repute for itself since its establishment. The objective of the college is to provide quality higher education, especially to the women from under-privileged backgrounds. The college has been instilling a sense of hope and confidence among the women by motivating them to pursue academics. Along with education, the college aims to cultivate basic human values, tolerance, national solidarity and communal harmony among the women students. The vision of the college is to encourage the students to obtain communication skills, leadership qualities and several other skills. This helps prepare the students for research scholarship and international education. The college has been ensuring that students become socially responsible by cultivating cultural heritage of the country in them. Through various activities, the college has been honing the creative skills and hidden talents of the students.

Facts and Figures Government Arts College, Salem

Year of Establishment





Periyar University, Salem


Gorimedu, YercaudAdivaram, Salem

Why to join Government Arts Colllege, Salem, Tamil Nadu?

1. Beautiful and sprawling campus – The campus of the college is located amid a sprawling area that is spread across 14.71 acres. The college is situated at the foothills of Yercaud. It is a beautiful hills resort of Tamil Nadu. This makes the college ambiance serene and perfect for studies.

2. Wide Range of Facilities – The authority has made sure that students get several facilities that make education complete and convenient. Hence, the students enjoy the facilities of contemporary hostel, various sports, equipped library, modern laboratories and even an auditorium.

3. Wide stream of disciplines – The College offers several degree courses with 3 years duration in Bachelor of Arts in Tamil, Bachelor of Arts in English, Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, and Bachelor of Science in Physics. In addition, the college has several departments viz. Tamil, English, History, Commerce, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Micro Biology, Botany and Statistics. 

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