1837   General Assembly School founded in George Town  
1865   School upgraded to College with F. A. Classes  
1867   Junior B A Class commenced  
1877   Institution named Madras Christian College  
1937   Centenary of Institution and migration to Tambaram.  
  Men’s Halls founded  
  Selaiyur Hall  
  St. Thomas’s Hall  
  Bishop Heber Hall  
1938   College hosted International Missionary Conference  
1939   Women Students admitted  
1950   Women’s Hostel in Guindy began  
1962   125th year of founding of Institution  
1968   Women’s Hostel shifted to College Campus  
1978   Autonomy granted  
1983   School of Continuing Education Started  
1987   150th year of founding of Institution.  
  The Institute of Advanced Christian Studies started.  
1999   Self-Financed Stream started (MCA in 1993)  
2003   Introduction of Choice Based Credit System (CBCS)  
2009   Margaret Hall, the second hall for women dedicated.  
2010   Centre for Media Studies inaugurated  
2012   175th year of founding of Institution  
2013   MCC Community College started.  
  Global Alumni Reunion held  
2014   Introduction of B.Voc courses  
2015 11146464 10205357801816019 3923959270067471824 o Installation of 100 KVA Solar Power Plant.  
  Indoor Sports Stadium  
2016   UGC – College with Potential for Excellence  
  Barnes Hall- third Women’s Hall Inaugurated 11
  MCC Alumni Association 125th year Global Reunion  
  MCC Boyd Business School Started 4
2017   “Sports for All” Programme commenced  
  Renovated McNicol Lounge for Women dedicated  
2018 6 USAID – ASHA 500 kWp Solar Power Plant commissioned. Main Gate



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Madras Christian College

Tambaram, Chennai -600 059,

Tamil Nadu, India

Phone: 044-22390675 / 22396772

Fax: 044-22394352