Welcome to Holy Cross College Of Education
College Code:12701

Holy Cross College of Education under the management of the Congregation of the Sisters of the Cross of Chavanod, was started in July 2008. It is affiliated to Tamil Nadu Teachers’ Education University, Chennai. Our Headquarters at Puthur, Tiruchirappalli, is registered under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860. It is meant primarily for the catholic minority community of the city and the state. It admits other students, irrespective of their caste and creed. Their religious feelings and freedom of conscience is respected.

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To reveal to all people the merciful love of the Father and the Liberating power of the Paschal Mystery, through the ministry of education.


We, Immersed in the merciful love of God, Strive through intrinsic training to form academically enlightened and technologically skilled, committed, competent and innovative teachers capable of meeting the challenges in the field of education, who can mould and empower the youth to become the leaven, leading to a societal transformation.


"Enlighten to Empower"


=> To enable students to experience God as Father and all man-kind as brothers and sisters thus to build genuine human relationships.

=> To train them intrinsically towards inculcating examplary teaching behavior skills.

=> To make them aware of skills in the latest technology and to excel in it.

=> To encourage creativity in student teachers bring out their latent talents.

=> To train them stranuously to face the challenges courageously.

=> To prepare leaders with the value of truth, commitment, compassion, sacrifice and service.

=> To enlighten them on how to empower the youth causing a societal transformation.

Dr.S.Govindarajan Principal is relieved from 31/03/2020
Dr.S.Vasanthi MA, MEd, MPhil & Phd, is appointed as a Principal from 01/04/ 2020.
(Subject to the approval of TNTEU Karapakkam).