MILESTONES

IMPORTANT MILESTONES


IMPORTANT MILESTONES IN THE HISTORY OF ST JOSEPH’S COLLEGE

1844    :  Founded at Nagappattiam

1844    :  English, Economics, Mathematics & French

1858    :  Tamil

1869    :  History (revived in 1977)

1881    :  Physics

1883    :  Shifted to Tiruchirappalli

1866    :  Affiliated to Madras University

1895    :  Golden Jubilee Celebrations

1896    :   College Band

1906    :  Chemistry

1909    :  Sanskrit

1912    :  Botany

1944    :  Centenary Celebrations

1944    :  Hindi

1948    :  Commerce

1967    :  Rapinat Herbarium

1978    :  Conferred Autonomy

1978    :  Statistics & Foundation Courses

1982    :  Affiliated to Bharathidasan University

1983    :  Human Resource Management & Computer Science

1983    : Alumni Association

1985    :  SHEPHERD Programme

1992    :  Biochemistry

1993    :  Electronics

1994    :  Sesquicentenary Celebrations

1994    :  Jubilee Building

1994    :  P.M. & I.R

1999    :  Nationally Accredited with Five Star

1999    :  BBA

2001    :  Choice Based Credit System

2002    :  Biotechnology

2004    :  College with Potential for Excellence

2006    :  Re-accredited with A+ Grade

2007    :  MBA

2008    :  Arrupe Library with Digital Facilities

2010    : Commerce Computer Applications

2012    : Accredited at   A Grade (3rd cycle) by NAAC.

2014    : Establishment of Schools of Excellence

2014    :  New office for the Alumni Association: Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Block

2015    : Guest House

2016    : Special Heritage Status Award by UGC

2016    : Alumni Clinical Lab

2016    : South Indian Bank Branch in the Campus