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 Address and Activities of Chennai Vidyapith Centre


Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith, Chennai Vidyapith

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyapith
4 Musiri Subramaniam Salai,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu  600004
Phone : 044-2499 3057 & 2499 2815
Email :,

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. 
  1. An evening college which offers eight undergraduate and two
    postgraduate courses (with 1770 students) has a library with
    8766 books and 14 periodicals.

  1. A hostel with 158 students.


    An Institute for Vivekananda Studies. It has a small library 
    of its own.

    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.
Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:

        Birthdays Celebration

        College of Physical Education

        Computer Training Centre




        Welfare Work

    Youth Welfare Programmes
        Study Circle

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This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, April 2013.
(From April 2011 to March 2012)


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