“Our Dignity is not in what we do, But in what we are”
- Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
Jayagovind Harigopal Agarwal Agarsen College was established by the philanthropic
Agarwal community (Chennai) in the academic year 2000 – 2001 at Madhavaram. The
main aim of this non – profit institution, is to offer value – based education at
graduation and post – graduation levels to various students living below the poverty
line, and there by enable them to earn a decent living. The fee structure is also
designed keeping this in mind. The College offers various competitive courses like
B.Com., B.C.A., B.Sc., (ISM)., B.Sc., (Computer Science), M.Com and M.Sc.,(IT).
It is a modern campus with all the necessary infrastructure, spacious classrooms,
air – conditioned UG & PG Computer labs, a large auditorium and an excellent canteen.
The sprawling campus amidst a serene atmosphere provides an apt ambience for teaching
as well as learning activities.
With a growing strength of 1600 students and over 65 experienced faculty and staff
members, the College has made an enviable progress within a short span of 10 years.
The College can boast of understanding the needs of the students and helping them
with its programmes like “Earn while you learn” which enable students to support
their education. The scheme is incorporated in collaboration with reputed Computer
Career organizations. Under the scheme, the students perform data processing work
after college hours, in the college premises itself and earn a salary to support
the cost of their education.
The College also has a placement cell. Career – guidance experts are regularly invited
to deliver motivating lectures to the students. The college also has tie-ups with
a few software companies. On – campus placements also happen. Many of the students
have got good job offers even before the completion of their course.
The College vouches for Academic Excellence and equally excels in sport activities.
The Physical Education Department has been contributing successful sportsmen on
a regular basis. Professional coaching is offered in Cricket, volleyball and various
other sports.The college is also proudly associated with NSS, YRCS, Red – Ribbon
Club, SIFE, and Lions Club.
Another special feature are the weekly prayer meetings organized every Monday morning
in the College Auditorium, during which educative speeches of eminent personalities
are screened and moral principles and values of life are taught to young students.
National and International Seminars, Inter – School and Inter – Collegiate Competitions
are organized on a regular basis. One more esteemed achievement of the College is
that, that the Principal of the College, Mr.K.Duraipandian is a Syndicate Member
of the University of Madras.
The College in short has brought good education with all eminent facilities and
is marching towards a glorious pedestal and believes that all its efforts would
escalate the institution to a much greater height in the years to come. So come,
and be a part of the movement!
- Campus located near Madhavaram Bus Terminus & Madhavaram Milk Colony (1.5km)
- 2 mbps premium internet bandwidth with 1:1 connectivity
- Excellent Library Facilities
- Periodical Industrial Visits
- Campus Network Connection
- NSS / YRCS / Leo Club Services towards social upliftment of society.
- Cultural Festivals to nurture and exhibit talents in cultural fields
- Improved infrastructure facilities
- National & State Level Seminars and Workshops
- Inter – School and Inter – Collegiate Sports Events
- English Language Laboratory
- Faculty counselors for Academic Guidance
- Placement Cell
- Alumni Association
- Virtual Classes
- Soft Skills Courses
- Coaching in Sports