Milestones

Milestones in nearly nine decades of existence
During its long journey of nearly nine decades, the College records the following land marks that indicate its significant growth points.

Year Milestones
1923 Established as a College
1928 Upgraded to Second Grade College affiliated to University of Madras
1964 Attained the Status of a Post Graduate College
1973 Celebrated Golden Jubilee
1976 Adopted Semester System
1982 Affiliated to Bharathidasan University
1983 Started Institute of Rehabilitation Science for Multi-disability
1983 Celebrated Diamond Jubilee
1987 Conferred Autonomous Status
1998 Celebrated Platinum Jubilee
1999 Accredited with Five Stars by NAAC
2000 Launched Choice Based Credit System
2003 Adopted the Cafeteria Mode of CBCS
2004 Launched RESCAPES – an Extension Programme
2005 Re-accredited with A Grade (88.5%) by NAAC
2006 Launched Holy Cross Campus Community Radio 90.4 MHz
2010 Established Womens Studies Centre
2011 Awarded College with potential for Excellence status
2012 Nationally Accredited (3rd Cycle) with A grade by NAAC with 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
2014 Received “Healthy Work Place Gold 2014” Award from Arogya World
2016 College with Potential for Excellence Phase II/td>
2017 College secured 26th place at the national level in the college category in NIRF 2017 (National Institutional Ranking Framework)