169 YEARS OF EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCE
NATIONALLY ACCREDITED AT A GRADE ( 3RD CYCLE) BY NAAC
COLLEGE WITH POTENTIAL FOR EXCELLENCE BY UGC
St.Joseph’s College is an autonomous First Grade College , affiliated to the Bharathidasan University. It was established in 1844 by Fathers of Society of Jesus ( The Jesuits). It was originally affiliated to the then Madras University in 1869. The College celebrated its centenary in 1944, sesquicentenary in 1995 and acquired the Five Star status awarded by NAAC in 2000. It became autonomous in 1978 and was recognized by the University Grants Commission as a College with Potential for Excellence in 2004. It was nationally reaccredited by NAAC with A+ Grade in 2006.
St.Joseph’s Institute of Management , a Jesuit Institute under the aegis of St.Joseph’s College Society , Trichy , is situated on the sprawling campus of St.Joseph’s College . In response to the acute need for world class management professional, and to contribute to the process of National development , St.Joseph’s Institute of Management , through its Department of Management Studies , Conducts a full time programme in Business Administration viz., M.B.A – Master of Business Administration, approved by All India Council for Technical Education , New Delhi and affiliated to Bharathidasan University , Trichy.