College Infrastructure

Facilities & Amenities at CTTEWC

Chevalier T. Thomas Elizabeth College for Women has well maintained infrastructure that continues to meet and exceed our student needs and expectations. In the last three decades our institution has expanded to accommodate the growing number of students, and continuous infrastructure development is an important part in keeping up with that growth.

Maryland Library

A State of the Art Library facility at CTTEWC.

Maryland Library

The present state of art ‘Maryland library‘ in Dr. Elizabeth Thomas Block was inaugurated on 16th June 2016 by Mr.R. Venkatesan, I.A.S and has a collection of more than 27219 documents comprising of books, theses, audio-visual materials, bound back volumes of journals & magazines to meet user needs.

The total area of the Library building is about 5206 sq.ft. It accommodates Stack, Periodicals, OPAC (4 systems), PG & Research Section (1 System), Circulation (3 Systems), E-Resource Centre (11 Systems) and Reprography. 5 cameras are placed at strategic points in the library for surveillance and 4 Fire Extinguishers are provided.

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Auditoriums & Conference Halls

Air-conditioned auditoriums & teaching facilities.

AV enabled Air-Conditioned T.THOMAS AUDITORIUM Seating capacity of 500 T.THOMAS Seating capacity of 500 AUDITORIUM AV enabled Air-Conditioned JUSTICE.J AUDITORIUM AV enabled Air-Conditioned KANAGARAJ Seating capacity of 700 AUDITORIUM AV enabled Air-Conditioned Seating capacity of 700 JUSTICE J.KANAGARAJ SMART BOARD ENABLED LECTURE HALLS SMART BOARD ENABLED LECTURE HALLS SEMINAR HALLS FOR WORKSHOPS | MEETINGS Seating capacity of 120 Seating capacity of 120 SEMINAR HALLS FOR WORKSHOPS | MEETINGS SEMINAR HALLS FOR WORKSHOPS | MEETINGS Seating capacity of 80 Seating capacity of 80 SEMINAR HALLS FOR WORKSHOPS | MEETINGS

T.Thomas Auditorium: A centrally air-conditioned auditorium with a capacity of around 500 is part of our infrastructure. The Auditorium hosts various academic and cultural events of the college. The auditorium is equipped with good acoustics.

Justice J.Kanakaraj Auditorium: The new auditorium with centralized air-conditioning and a mezzanine floor was inaugurated by our Managing Trustee and Correspondent, Thiru. L. Palamalai I.A.S.(Retd) on November 23,2017. It has a total carpet area of 3800 square feet and can comfortably seat 700 people. The auditorium has been equipped with an LCD projector also.

Seminar halls & conference halls with LCD projectors are used for conducting workshops, Symposium paper presentation and meetings. Each department has a dedicated Smartboard classroom as well.

Food & Refreshment facilities

Campus Cafeteria

offering hygienic, affordable refreshment options KORNER CAFE` The College Cafetaria a popular hangout spot The College Cafetaria a popular hangout spot
offering hygienic & affordable refreshments
KORNER CAFE`
COLLEGE CANTEEN Home cooked food served to our students Home cooked food served to our students COLLEGE CANTEEN

Our College canteen serves breakfast, lunch & light refreshments, with separate dining area for staff & students. Food is served with quality on par with home cooked food, at a student friendly price.

Korner Kafe is our cafeteria serving quality snacks & hot beverages, it also features student run outlets as part of the ED Cell, and is a popular hangout spot in the college. 

Sports Annexe

A dedicated facility with indoor sports arena.

SPORTS ANNEXE DEDICATED FACILITY FOR TRAINING ATHLETES INDOOR COURT INDOOR BADMINTON COURT | TABLE TENNIS COURT GYMNASIUM BASIC GYM FACILITIES FOR FITNESS & TRAINING

Our College has a well maintained playground, along with our main sports facility & gymnasium.

In addition to that, we also have dedicated Sports Annex. The Annex building is about 2 kms from the main campus, and college bus provides transportation to the facility. It is equipped with high jump training setup and an Indoor stadium with wooden flooring for Badminton/Shuttle practice.

Labs & Classrooms

Well equipped labs & classrooms for students

COMPUTER LAB COMPUTER LAB FOR COMPUTER APPLICATIONS & OTHER STUDENTS COMPUTER LAB COMPUTER LAB FOR COMPUTER
APPLICATIONS & OTHER STUDENTS
MICROPROCESSOR LAB MODERN ELECTRONICS LAB FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS ELECTRONICS & MODERN ELECTRONICS LAB
FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS
MICROPROCESSOR LAB ELECTRONICS &
COMPUTER LAB COMPUTER LAB FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE & OTHER STUDENTS COMPUTER LAB FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE
& OTHER STUDENTS
COMPUTER LAB
PHYSICS LAB WELL EQUIPPED PHYSICS LAB FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS WELL EQUIPPED PHYSICS LAB
FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS
PHYSICS LAB
PSYCHOLOGY LAB DEDICATED LAB FOR STUDENTS PURSUING PSYCHOLOGY DEDICATED LAB FOR STUDENTS
PURSUING PSYCHOLOGY
PSYCHOLOGY LAB
CHEMISTRY LAB FULL EQUIPPED CHEMISTRY LAB FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS FULL EQUIPPED CHEMISTRY LAB
FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS
CHEMISTRY LAB

The college has excellent infrastructure, well equipped labs & qualified lab assistants in addition to subject staff.

As per standards, we have the following labs to fulfil academic requirements of courses offered.

  • Physics Lab
  • Chemistry Lab
  • Microprocessor Lab
  • Psychology Lab
  • ADEPT  Lab
  • Computer Science Lab
  • Computer Applications Lab

ADEPT - Language Lab

Specialised lab for language studies.

ADEPT LAB Academy for Developing English & Personality Traits ADEPT LAB Academy for Developing English & Personality Traits ADEPT LAB Academy for Developing English & Personality Traits

A major hurdle for the students is the English language. The college addresses this issue with the help of a language lab with 31 computers which have been enabled with Renet software which provides an interactive platform for improving study skills, soft skills, English grammar and English pronunciation. Each student is given the computer for 3-4 hours per month on a rotation basis for the first two years of all Under Graduate Course.

This exposure to computers also helps students who do not have computers at home to become familiar with the use of computers. The PG students are given free internet and can use the lab from 09.00a.m to 04.00p.m. They can take printouts and photocopies at a very nominal rate.

Transportation Facilities

Bus Facilities for college students & staff

Safe, on time travel for Chennai residents COLLEGE BUS FLEET COLLEGE BUS FLEET Safe, on time travel for Chennai residents Punctual, affordable & safe travel. COLLEGE BUS COLLEGE BUS Punctual, affordable & safe travel.

We have buses catering to many areas in the Greater Chennai Corporation, at a nominal transportation fee, offering safe & punctual rides to college students & staff. Click here to see our bus routes & fees.

Facilities for Differently Abled

On campus facilities for differently abled students

ACCESIBILITY RAMPS FOR PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED STUDENTS ACCESIBILITY ELEVATORS WITH WHEELCHAIR ACCESS ACCESIBILITY STAIRS & RAMPS WITH GUIDE RAILS TO ASSIST

CTTEWC has amenities that make daily life easier for students with disabilities. All the classrooms are accessible by Lift and staircases with hand railings. Pathway to main block and other areas has additional ramps for ease of access, we also have wheelchairs available for student’s use. 

Digital Transformation - Our Journey

Chevalier T. Thomas Elizabeth College for Women is one of the early adopters of digitized administration & education delivery.

Chevalier T. Thomas Elizabeth College for Women is an institution that embraces technology completely. Innovations in digital methods for delivering education, exposing students to usage of cloud technologies through college wide learning management systems, efficient administration through our centralised portal, ease of access to online applications & fee payment and more

G Suite For Education - Learning Management System

CTTEWC has achieved 100% adoption & full deployment of our cloud based Learning Management System - Google's G Suite for Education.

G Suite for Education was implemented in 2018 at CTTEWC long before the pandemic, as a step forward in innovatively engaging with an increasingly tech savvy student community.

CTTEWC has been granted a lifetime license of G Suite for Education, formerly known as GAFE – Google Apps For Education. G Suite is a cloud based digital ecosystem for delivering education to students, it consists of a plethora of applications that change the way students and teachers interact & learn.

G Suite for education at CTTEWC is accessible only by students & teachers of our college with a specific domain mail ID assigned after admission. With an additional IT support team & G Suite committee, we ensure smooth onboarding of students into the platform, irrespective of their tech background.

The primary app of this ecosystem is Google Classroom a virtual classroom for sharing content, assignments & evaluation of assignments. Integrated with our classroom, Google Meet serves as our primary tool for live tutoring & safe engagement.

We believe exposing all our students to formal usage of latest cloud based technology, early on in their lives, gives them confidence & edge in a competitive world.

Centralised ERP

Enterprise Resource Planning, centralised portal connecting college administration with our students & staff

Our college is equipped with centralised cloud based ERP for effectively managing administrative tasks of our institution. Both enrolled students and college faculty have access to our ERP portal, and can perform many day to day tasks from the ease of a computer.

Accessing through their secure college identity, Our Student’s have one stop access to their attendance records, fee details, academic reports, transfer certificate and many other information. 

E-Resources & Websites

Online learning resources & web publication avenue for students.

E- Resources lab for online learning resources and skill development equipped with High speed internet, Printing, Scanning & photocopy facilities.Resource lab, is used extensively by research & postgraduate students and also graduate students for their projects.

An inclusive website with a dedicated section for Student published content in Tamil our State’s official language & other thought provoking content in multiple languages.

Google Sites – Each department, Club & development cell hosts an official microsite from our G Suite platform. Managed by heads of the department, moderated by students, this initiative offers freedom, responsibility, accountability & ownership of their department activities & contributions.