Year Illustration
  • PG & Research Department of Economics conducted an International Conference on “Global Economic Crises: An Islamic Perspective” from 5th & 6th March
  • Dr. S. Abdul Maliq took over as Principal of THE NEW COLLEGE on 1 June
  • Introduced E- Urdu Centre in the College on 14th July
  • Dr. V. Abdul Rahim, Director, Translation Centre, King Fahad Holy Quran Printing Complex, Al Madeenah al Munawwarah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia visits the College on 10th September
  • Justice G.M. Akber Ali, Additional Judge of Madras High Court, visits the College on 13th October
  • Delegates from Syria and Oman visit the College
  • Mr. Aadesh K. Chetty, I B. Sc Vis. Com won Gold, Silver and Bronze medals (different events) in the 56th National Shooting Championship held at New Delhi in December and created new meet record in 10 mts. Air Rifle Junior men in the Pre Nationals Shooting Championship held at New Delhi
  • The Autonomy Review Committee headed by Dr. Amarjit Singh Dua visits the College on 4th & 5th January and extended the Autonomous status of the College
  • Sri Palaniappan, Minister of Education, Government of Tamil Nadu visits the College on 14th Febuary
  • Dr. Nirmala S. Maurya, Professor, Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha visits the College on 22nd February
  • The New College Staff Association and New College Alumni Trust jointly organized a One Day Seminar on Importance of Today’s Higher Education and its Expectations as a mark of Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of The College
  • The PG & Research Dept. of Tamil, Semmozhi Tamilaivu and Thirukkural Uraiaivu jointly organized a Three Day National Seminar from 2nd to 4th March
  • College Sports Pavilion under UGC Funding was opened
  • His Excellency Hamid Ansari, Vice President of India inaugurated the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of the New College
  • The college applied to NAAC for 3rd Cycle re-accreditation
  • Honorable A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, former President of India, visits the college and deliver the convocation address
  • Introduced M.Sc. Physics, and B.A. Urdu
  • Prof. Fayaz Mohammed Bijli, Head of the Department of Commerce appointed as the Coordinator of the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of THE NEW COLLEGE
  • The Student Development Center (SDC) started with an aim of extending Psychological Counselling and Guidance for Students on their Personal, Academic and Career related topics. Prof. P. Ibrahim, M.Sc., M.Phil., (Psychology) was appointed as the Student Development Counsellor /Co-coordinator
  • Department of Mathematics conducted a UGC funded seminar and workshop on 5th October
  • Dr. J. Sulaiman presented a Paper in the International Conference held at Bangkok, organised by Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors on 28th& 29th December
  • The New College & MEASI opened FLOOD RELIEF CAMP and the active involvement in relief work of the Staffs and Students appreciated public as well as Government agencies during the recent Chennai floods in December