Fatima College is a Catholic minority institution for women which was established in the year 1953. The college is located in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. It is affiliated by Madurai Kamaraj University and recognized by UGC. The college is known for offering an excellent education, innovative course curriculum, research potential, excellent infrastructure, and placement opportunities. It provides education in various UG, PG and research courses.
Fatima College, Mary Land, Madurai is a Catholic minority Institution, installed and run through the Sisters of St. Joseph’s Society of Lyons. Today the sisters are present in 48 countries, responding to the signs of the times and the needs of the people. The Charism of the sisters of St. Joseph of Lyons is unioning Love expressed in greatest charity and Deepest Humility. In India, there may be one Province withinside the South of India and a Region withinside the North of India. The sisters are involved in Educational, Social Action, Pastoral, and Family apostolate ministries empowering marginalized women and children.
Fatima College was the dream of Sr. Rose Benedicte, the founder of the College, realized 68 years ago. With more than half a century of experience in the field of education, Fatima College has established a reputation for excellence in all aspects of higher education. It has endeared itself to the People of Madurai by imparting value-based holistic education to young women giving preference to rural and economically backward women and first-generation learners.
Fatima College, Madurai courses are offered at various levels like Undergraduate Degrees i.e Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.), Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Mathematics etc, Postgraduate Degree i.e MBA (Marketing), Master of Commerce (M.Com) Computer Applications, Master of Commerce (M.Com), Master of Computer Applications (MCA), etc. You can also find a brief overview of the different courses offered by the university across various disciplines with their specializations on the Course page.
The College offers excellent infrastructure like a Canteen, state-of-the-art library, hostels, Research cell, Net Caching Center, Consumer Club, Human Rights Cell, high-end transportation facilities, various sports-related activities, and infrastructures like grounds and sports equipment.
Some Other Facilities of Fatima College, Madurai are:
Rosa Mystica Library has the unique feature of maintaining four Departmental Libraries viz Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Home Science. There libraries are established with the main objective of facilitating the staff and students in the promotion of research and projects. The total volume of Books is, 1589 Chemistry:1187, Zoology: 2368.
The college is known for offering an excellent education, innovative course curriculum, research potential, excellent infrastructure, and placement opportunities. It provides education in various UG, PG, and research courses. The college provides excellent placement and training opportunities for its students. The cell organizes seminars, expert talks, and mock interview sessions to gear up the students for future placements. They are exposed to the current market requirements. The graph shows the placement statistics of the college from the past few years: Top recruiters coming for placement are Wipro, CTS, TCS, IBM, Infosys, Tech Mahindra, TIME, TCS School, Thaai Schools, and many more.
The selection is strictly based on the merit of the last qualifying examination. Shortlisted candidates based on their marks are only considered for the admission process. The selection process consists of an entrance exam followed by a group discussion and an interview round. Eligible candidates need to appear for any of the entrance exams such as TANCET, MAT, CAT, and CMAT. Based on the entrance test score, meritorious candidates will be called for group discussions and interview rounds.
The college provides various government and state government scholarships. Students wishing to apply for any scholarship are advised to check the eligibility criteria prescribed by the college. Fatima College Scholarships list is mentioned -
1 Adi – Dravidar Welfare Scholarship
2. Backward Classes Welfare Scholarship
3. MBC Welfare Scholarship
4. Post Matric Scholarship for Minority Students
5. Scholarship for the Differently-abled
6. Defense service scholarship
5. National Merit Scholarship / Bright Students Award
To offer world-class job-oriented courses with an ethical focus, for the benefit of all stakeholders.
We commit ourselves to impart knowledge, skill, and attitude to the students, to inculcate in them, a sense of discipline, with moral and ethical values, and to make them good citizens of India.