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Loyola College, though affiliated to University of Madras, became autonomous in July 1978. It is autonomous, in the sense that it is empowered to frame its own course of studies and adopt innovative methods of teaching and evaluation.

  • UGC conferred the status of “College with potential for Excellence” on Loyola College in 2004 and confirmed the same in 2010
  • NAAC's re-accreditation score in 2012 (Third Cycle) is 3.70 out of 4.00 CGPA
  • Today, there are 19 P.G courses and 19 U.G courses (Arts, Sciences and Commerce) and 12 special Institutes offering various programs to 12,107 students
  • 11 departments are offering M.Phil. Programs and 12 departments offer Ph.D. programs. At present, 117 teaching staff members out of 286 hold doctoral degree. There are 182 non-teaching staff in service
  • Loyola College received SIRO (Scientific Industrial Research Organization) in January, 2011

Major Services

• Campus Ministry

• Student Counseling Centre

• Training and placement Cell

• Centre for Women's Studies

• RCDA Centre for differently-abled students.

• Loyola Students Support Services (LSSS)

Institutes:

The institutes of this college are as follows:

•    Entomology Research Institute
•    Institute of dialogue with cultures and religions (IDCR)
•    Loyola Institute for Industrial and Social Science Research
•    Loyola Institute of Vocational Education (LIVE)
•    Loyola ICAM College of Engineering and Technology (LICET)
•    Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA)
•    Ignatian Institute for Career Development
•    Loyola Institute of Frontier Energy (LIFE)
•    Loyola College of Education (B.Ed college)
•    Loyola Institute of People Studies

Loyola – International Academic Collaboration (LIAC)

Loyola College has signed MoU with top ranking foreign universities to share academic expertise and enhance intellectual abilities through staff and students exchange programmes and innovative degree programmes.

  • Dr. J. Joel Gnanadoss - Director
  • Ms. Jesper Daisy J.D - Executive Secretary
  • Mr. Alistair Paiva - Office Administrator

Students Exchange Programme

  • Dr. M. Gautaman Coordinator
  • Dr. P. Antony Kishore Coordinator

Programmes at LIAC 

  • Twinning Programmes 
  • Staff and Student Exchange Programmes

Placement Record:

This year 100 companies, recruiters and the consultancies have visited and recruiting all the students i.e. 100% placement.

Total No. of students registered for placement: 804

The salary ranges from10,000/-p.m. to 90,000/- p.m.

 

2012-2013

2011-2012

2010-2011

2009-2010

2008-2009

Trainings Given

19 

3

-

2

2

Companies Visited

100

73

27

25

24

Recruited Students

804 (100%)

620

112

117

115

Companies Participated

47

35

72

37

37

Centre of Excellence:

  • Loyola Pondicherry Twinning Centre
  • Loyola Health Centre
  • Resource Centre for Differently Abled
  • Helen Keller Research Centre

Extracurricular Activities:

The students of Loyola College empower themselves as leaders by participating in various clubs which includes Students Union, Forum for Women Students etc. The clubs are-
•    Citizen Consumer Club
•    Forum for Intellectual Advancement
•    Enviro Club
•    FAEA
•    Friends of Police
•    Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC)
•    Loyola Prolife Forum
•    NCC
•    Rotaract Club 
•    Youth Red Cross Society

N.S.S.

  • To develop a national consciousness among the youth
  • To generate social awareness among the students
  • To promote the dignity of labour among the educated
  • To strengthen the spirit of service and sacrifice in the younger generation

Facilities:

Library:

The Loyola Digital Library provides 24 hours access to the students

STAFF STRENGTH

15

NO. OF BOOKS

1,09,000

NO. OF JOURNALS AND MAGAZINES

160

NO. OF E-JOURNALS

8,087

NO. OF E-BOOKS

48,146

BOOK CLASSIFICATION SCHEME

DDC

NO. OF BOOKS ISSUED 

(Approximately per day) 250-300

NO. OF BOOKS RETURNED

(Approximately per day) 250-300

NO. OF VISITORS

500-600

NO. OF STUDENTS (Users)

7,000

NO. OF STAFF (Users)

400

Hostel: Loyola Men's Hostel and Loyola Women's Hostel together have 836 rooms and can accommodate 1650 students

Ranking:

  • The college  has been consistently ranked amongst the top 5 institutions in India for its programs
  • India Today magazine has repeatedly ranked the Arts, Commerce and Science departments of Loyola College amongst the top 3 in India from 2006 to 2013. Loyola College is also awarded “the Best Men's College in the City on the Employability skills” by PR Syndicate. 
Course Avg. Annual Fees Rating No. of Seats
Bachelor of Arts [BA] INR. 12,824 8.9 Out Of 10 --
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] -- -- --
Bachelor of Commerce [BCom] -- 8.9 Out Of 10 --
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA] -- 6.1 Out Of 10 --
Bachelor of Mass Media [BMM] INR. 11,192 5.2 Out Of 10 --
Bachelor of Science [BSc] INR. 22,384 8.8 Out Of 10 --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Science -- 8.8 Out Of 10 --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Commerce -- 8.9 Out Of 10 --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Arts -- 8.9 Out Of 10 --
Master of Arts [MA] -- 8.9 Out Of 10 --
Master of Commerce [MCom] -- 8.9 Out Of 10 --
Master of Computer Application [MCA] -- 6.1 Out Of 10 --
Master of Mass Communication [MMC] -- 5.2 Out Of 10 --
Master of Philosophy [MPhil] in Arts -- -- --
Master of Philosophy [MPhil] in Science -- -- --
Master of Science [MSc] in Medicine -- -- --
Master of Science [MSc] -- 8.8 Out Of 10 --

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