• Holy Cross Home Science College
    ThoothukudiAffiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli. Re-Accredited with 'B' Grade By NAAC
  •    The Department of Food Science and Nutrition in Collaboration with Indian Medical Association are organizing an International Seminar on "Cancer: Diet, Life Style Links and Newer Management" Will be held on 8 th February 2019.      6 th Graduation Ceremony on 25/01/2019 at 3 Pm        



Name of the Staff Title of the Paper Programme Organizer
Ms. Elizabeth Vijaya A Level Satisfaction about Usefulness of NREGS Among the Villagers Published a paper on International Journal of Informative & Futuristic Research ISSN: 2347-1697 IJIFR
Emerging trends in agricultural marketing Published a paper in international seminar on “Emerging trends in marketing” St. Johns college, palayamkottai
Sr. Sesurani The role of Micro, Small and Medium enterprise to the development of national economy - At a Glance National Seminar on “The role of Micro, Small and Medium enterprise to the development of national economy ” St.Xavier’s college, Palayamkottai
U-Commerce for site core International seminar on “U-Commerce” Padmaveni Women’s College, Salem

  Project Completed

Name of the Staff Topic Budget Tenure of the minor project
Sr. Sesurani Empowerment of Salt Pan Women Workers in Thoothukudi District 1,75,000 2 years (UGC Minor Project)
Dr. J. Elizabeth Vijaya Impact of Employment Guarantee Scheme on the prevention of Child Labour Awarded Ph. D., in Commerce on 29/12/2016

 Best Practices

  • Question bank to help slow learners.
  • Personal counselling
  • Regular ward meetings
  • Remedial Course
  • Career guidance
  • Use of ICT: Staff and students are encouraged to use ICT resources.
  • Encouraging Earn while you Learn scheme.
  • Industrial visits
  • Student Savings Scheme (SSS)

  •  Social responsibility

     Reaching the unreached:

         On March 2016, the students of I year and II year B.Com with C.A., visited Lucia Centre with four staff members.

     Extension Activities

         To inculcate a sense of social responsibility and service, the students contributed their service at Pottalkadu village, Mullakad Panchayat, Thoothukudi through various extension activities.

    Year Extension Activity Programme Name of the Village No. of student participated Beneficiaries
    2015-16 A Study on 'Status of Home Gardening in Pottalkadu' Pottalkadu 36 Village People
    Installation of Internet Browsing Centre Pottalkadu - Govt. High School School, Pottalkadu
    2016-17 Need Based Assessment and Gap Analysis Thuppasupatti 18 Village People

    Skill Development Programme on TALLY ERP

         A 60 hours skill development programme on Tally ERP with GST is arranged for the final year students which spread over three months in the academic year in order to train the students to acquire job opportunities.

    Talent Expo

         Students of Department of Commerce with Computer Application expose their talents through Talent Expo, in which various competitions are conducted. It includes cultural events like Solo Song, Group Song, Group Dance, Product Launch and intellectual events like Web Designing and On Spot PowerPoint Presentation.

    Student Savings Scheme (SSS)

        'Little drops make a ocean'

       To encourage our students to save their pocket money, our department provides a means of depositing and withdrawing money as and when required. Simple loan amount can also be availed with 0% interest.

       The deposited amount is invested on the college stationary store and the profit is divided among the depositors of SSS.


    Activities held during 2016-17

    Activities held during 2017-18