Best Arts & Science colleges in Tamil Nadu – 2018

Best Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Best Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Best Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Best Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), has released the 2018 rankings for higher educational institutions as per the various categories of higher educational institutions  such as Universities, Colleges,  Engineering, Management, Architecture, Medical, Law and Pharmacy. The ranking methodology considers attributes such as

  • Teaching, learning & Resources
  • Research & Professional practice
  • Graduation Outcomes
  • Outreach & Inclusivity
  • Perception

Tamil Nadu is know for its educational institutions and it is not surprising that there are 38 colleges from Tamil Nadu in the top 100 college lists in India. Though the number of engineering colleges from Tamil Nadu in the top 100 list is lesser (Click here to see the Best Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu).Miranda House of University of Delhi is ranked the best college in India and Bishop Heber College from Trichy is ranked the best college in Tamil Nadu. Here is the list of best colleges in Tamil Nadu.

Ranking in
Tamil Nadu
All India
Name of the
1 3 Bishop Heber College Tiruchirappalli
2 5 Presidency College Chennai
3 6 Loyola College Chennai
4 10 Madras Christian College Chennai
5 11 PSG College of Arts and Science Coimbatore
6 16 PSGR Krishnammal College for Women Coimbatore
7 22 Women`s Christian College Chennai
8 28 St. Joseph`s College Tiruchirappalli
9 30 Stella Maris College for Women Chennai
10 33 Government Arts College Coimbatore
11 37 Scott Christian College Nagarcoil
12 38 Ethiraj College for Women Chennai
13 39 Sri Ramakrishna Mission Vidyalaya College of Arts & Science Coimbatore
14 42 Holy Cross College Tiruchirappalli
15 44 Thiagarajar College Madurai
16 47 Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College Madurai
17 49 Madras School of Social Work Chennai
18 51 Virudhunagar Hindu Nadars Senthikumara Nadar College Virudhnagar
19 54 St. Xavier`s College Palayamkottai
20 57 Vellalar College for Women Erode
21 58 Sri Meenakshi Government College for Women Madurai
22 64 Sri Krishna Arts and Science College Coimbatore
23 65 Fatima College Madurai
24 67 Kongunadu Arts & Science College Coimbatore
25 70 Women`s Christian College Nagarcoil
26 71 Government Arts College Tirupur
27 72 CMS College of Science and Commerce Coimbatore
28 74 National College Tiruchirappalli
29 77 Queen Mary`s College Chennai
30 81 Lady Doak College Madurai
31 83 Jamal Mohamed College Tiruchirappalli
32 85 V. V. Vanniaperumal College for Women Virudhnagar
33 89 Kongu Arts & Science College Erode
34 90 The American College Madurai
35 91 Dr. N. G. P. Arts and Science College Coimbatore
36 95 Anna Adarsh College for Women Chennai
37 96 Mahendra Arts & Science College Namakkal
38 98 Rathinam College of Arts and Science Coimbatore