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. These courses are open to women candidates only.
• MPhil (two years) in Computer Science, Economics, Education, English, Historical Studies, Tamil, Sociology, Family Life Management, Women's Studies
• MA (two years) in Women's Studies, Guidance and Counseling; Master of Computer Applications (three years), MA in Home Economics.
• Postgraduate diploma (one year) in Computer Applications, Mass Communication, Translation, Gerontological Studies, Herbal Medicine,
Human Rights Colleges Affiliated to Mother Teresa Women's University:
• Mother Teresa Women's University College, Kodaikanal • M.V. Muthiah Pillai Arts College for Women, Dindigul
• Goverment Arts College for Women, Nilakottai