College Education



Accredited by NAAC A+ Grade with (CGPA 3.44) - Cycle 2

(Recognized under section 2(f) & 12(B) of UGC Act, 1956 & an ISO 9001:2015 Certified Institution)

Affiliated to Periyar University , Opp.Periyar University , Salem – 636 011 ,Tamil nadu. Contact : 97877 75795

Research Policy

The Research Policy of the Institution aims to realize the vision and mission of the college and to identify research areas of academic streams which are socially relevant thus contributing to national development. It also aims at ensuring that the research activities of the Institution adapt to all relevant rules and regulations of the affiliating University and UGC as well as to the established standards and norms relating to safe and ethical conduct of Research.

Research and developmental activities helps to generate and distribute new avenues in knowledge, promotes innovation and will motivate better learning and teaching among faculties and students of Padmavani Arts and Science College for Women, Salem. Research is the basis of knowledge that transports new energy, builds state of the art facilities, promotes research publications, develops collaborations and becomes part of active community that shares the mission objectives. Taking these into considerations, Padmavani Arts and Science College for Women, Salem outlines and executes its Research Policy.

    The Institution has a well-defined research policy which acts as an instruction for the scholars, faculties and other concerned personnel.

  • To inspire original quality from basic and applied research in the fields of science, Literature, Commerce and all related and other relevant fields.
  • To identify the emerging trends in the field of research and encourage the faculty members to accept research in these trends.
  • To establish association with industries and business organizations to identify potential areas of research, surveys and other basic research enquiry.
  • To motivate faculty members to get research projects from National Funding agencies like SERB, DBT, DST, ICSSR, UGC, TNSCST and other such agencies.
  • To identify the faculty members who can work as project leaders in the field of research and boost them to undertake research projects, studies and surveys.
  • To afford financial assistance for publication of research papers and research findings.
  • To offer a suitable platform to the faculty members, scholars and students of Padmavani Arts and Science College for Women, Salem to publish their research findings and encourage them to bring to the notice of society issues of contemporary importance.
  • To organize various workshops / Seminars/ conference and to progress applicable research skills among the scholars and faculty members.
  • To establish appropriate infrastructure in the college that will help to commence different research projects.
  • To progress their information and data resources suitable for undertaking quality research projects which will inculcate research culture in the college.
  • To obtain patents and copyrights on new findings to inspire research minds and new discoveries.