Dr.A.Suganthi,  M.Sc.M.Phil, Ph.D.,

Mother Teresa Women’s University
Kodaikanal-624 102

Telephone No
Office: 0091-4542-241122
Fax: 0091-4542-241121
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The Mother Teresa Women’s University functioning as the sole women’s University in the State has a three tier activity - Teaching, Research and Extension. It offers P.G, M.Phil and P.hd Programmes, and undertakes major and minor research projects. The publication unit of the University brings out periodic research books and edited journals for the benefit of women scholars far and wide. The extension arm of the University translates the policies conceived by the research findings into practical implications. The major focus of the university is to empower women through education across the nation. A specific agenda of the University is to provide an academic platform for women in reaching a gender equity, that would help in the formation of a women’s holistic personality.   



Mother Teresa Women's University is situated at Kodaikanal, a quiet hill station tucked away in the Palani hills of South India. This University was established in the year 1984 by the enactment of Tamil Nadu Act 15. This University aims to extend its service to women students of all communities. It strives for Academic Excellence and Personality Development and gives equal importance for promotion of employment prospects to young girls.

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