Address and Activities of Chennai Vidyapith Centre || |
Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith, Chennai Vidyapith
Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith
45 Oliver Road,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004
Phone : 044-2499 3057 & 2499 2815
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This centre, started in 1946, runs the following institutions:
Activities of the Mission centre :
Vivekananda College, an arts, science and commerce college
for men, with 1714 students. It offers five undergraduate
courses in Humanities and Languages, five in Physical and
Natural Sciences and one in Commerce. Postgraduate courses
are offered in three disciplines in Humanities and four in
Science disciplines. Besides, research scholars work for
MPhil and PhD degrees in its Botany, Chemistry, Economics,
Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics and Sanskrit departments.
The NCC and NSS units had a large number of students on their
rolls. The college library had 92,792 books and 78 periodicals.
Scholarships and concessions given to the students amounted
to Rs. 43,44,405.
An evening college which offers eight undergraduate and two
postgraduate courses (with 1770 students) has a library with
8766 books and 14 periodicals.
A hostel with 158 students.
An Institute for Vivekananda Studies. It has a small library
of its own.
Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:
Two research institutes: (i) Vivekananda Institute of Tropical
Mycology (VINSTROM), recognized by the Dept. of Bio-technology,
Govt. of India, is engaged mainly in studying the biodiversity
and technological potential of microfungi in forests and other
environments; (ii) Vivekananda Institute of Algal Technology
(VIAT) is specializing in algae-based research and consultancy
activities relating to industrial effluents treatment, algal
biomass utilization, etc.
College of Physical Education
Computer Training Centre
Youth Welfare Programmes
W S A R C H I V E
This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report
of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, April 2012.
(From April 2010
to March 2011)