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Department Of French

French is being offered as one of the languages for the under-graduate courses, for the students who have studied French as their second language upto class X/XII



Ms. YasmeenNoufel,Diplôme in French, MA- French
Assistant Professor

Ms. YasmeenNoufel ,with an experience of 12 years of teaching French, joined D G Vaishnav College in the year 2015.She is also assigned to conduct French language classes as soft skills for MCA and MA HRM students. She is also an examiner at various autonomous colleges, affiliated to the University of Madras.


Ms. Akshaya. R, A2 in French & German, BA- French ,MA –French
Assistant professor

Ms. Akshaya .R is an avid foreign language enthusiast, who is pursuing her higher level courses in both German and French languages, joined D G Vaishnav College in the year 2017 as a part-time faculty.

French is offered as a choice for Part-I- Language, along with the subject of study for Bachelor Degree Courses.

The syllabus followed is as prescribed by the University of Madras for all the under-graduate students.



The French Cultural Fest “Les Etoiles-18”

The students and staff of the French department, D G Vaishnav College, initiated to organize the inter-departmental cultural fest “LES ÉTOILES” for the first time,exclusively for the French students on the 15th of February 2018, at the Lion’s Edifice auditorium. The motive of this cultural fest is to showcase the talents of our students, appreciate and encourage them to perceive the language in a different angle.

Students from 22 departments had participated in various on-stage and off-stage events and the Overall championship was bagged by the B Com – Accounts and Financing Department.


Our Students also participated in the French Cultural event “Forla Fest’17”, held on the 15th of December 2017, by the Department of Foreign Languages, Loyola College.

Sanjay Nair ,  I BSc. Visual Communications, had secured the first place in Photography