Govt. College for Women (Autonomous), Kumbakonam, India


Entrepreneurship Development is being offered by Economics Department. They are giving self employment training programmes like jewelry making, tailoring, embroidery and beautician courses.
Most of our students belong to socio-economic backward class and first generation learners. Hence as an effort to fulfill the Vision of the college in uplifting the poor and the needy students, the Entrepreneurship Development Cell was started to uplift the educated young rural women.
Students from all the departments are enrolled every year. Priorities are given to the students who belong to below poverty line and SC/ST communities. They are given training in job oriented courses like Jute bag making, Jewellery making, Tailoring, Embroidery etc. They are provided with certificates that make them eligible to apply for bank loans with subsidy.


  • To develop self employment skills.
  • To provide opportunities to rural students
  • To facilitate sustainable economic development
  • To reduce the unemployment problem which is a national crisis.

The Principal
Goverment College for Women (Autonomous)
Ph : 0435 2420153