Anna Adarsh College for Women with a strength of 3800 students is an institution of higher learning, located in Anna Nagar a tranquil, affluent, commercial and prominent hub of Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu. The College comprises an imposing structure set in a spacious campus dotted with lush greenery which contributes to the serene ambience. Ideally located the institution is easily accessible and well connected to the heart of the city as well as the suburbs. The members of the Punjab Association felt the need to provide women with a place of learning so that they could enjoy the benefits as well as contribute to the world without any discrimination. By founding “Anna Adarsh College for Women” they hoped to foster an insatiable thirst for knowledge, instill basic universal human values, adopt innovative teaching techniques so that learners could keep pace with the fast changing world and strive for high standards of excellence. The College offers 13 Undergraduate and 9 Post graduate Departments including 2 Research Departments and 5 UG Departments in the Evening College besides several Certificate Courses and Add-On Courses. A dedicated team of 184 faculty members are an asset to this institution. For the past twenty five years students have consistently secured top university ranks in almost all disciplines and the college has been the recipient of several awards for excellence in academics, co-curricular activities and sports. During the academic year 2008-2009, the college is proud to have produced 135 university ranks in all disciplines.


To transform every woman student who leaves its portals into a humane, socially responsible and professionally successful individual who can envision her future and strive relentlessly towards perfection without compromising on moral and ethical values.


To help young women grow into confident, creative, emotionally balanced and professionally competent individual by nurturing their all-round potential through an excellent educational system that is dynamic and innovative to women from all sections of society.