About Us

The  Government  of  Tamil Nadu  has  promoted an  exclusive company  named  "Tamil Nadu  Working  Women's  Hostels Corporation  Limited  (TNWWHCL)",   which  has   been  established  under  the  Companies  Act of  2013  vide dated 28.05.2019.  The  Company  was  incorporated under the Ministry of  Corporate  Affairs  on  6th February 2020.


Creating high quality affordable self- sustaining chain of hostels across Tamil Nadu, as one of its kind in the country.

Board of TNWWHCL

  • Principal Secretary, Social Welfare & Women Empowerment Department,  Government of Tamil Nadu.
  • Director, Social Welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu.
  • Additional Director and Ex-officio Joint Secretary (BPE), Finance Department, Government of Tamil Nadu
  • Two Nominee Directors from Tamil Nadu Shelter Fund, TNIFMC

Mandate of  TNWWHCL  

  • The mandate of the corporation is to develop new hostels, and upgrade existing hostels for women from all sections of society and operate them in a professional manner. Other infrastructure projects like development of senior living residences etc; are to be implemented through TNWWHCL.
  • To create a new brand name for the chain of hostels across Tamil Nadu.
  • To provide good hostel facilities enabling secure & pleasant accommodation at affordable prices to high income categories without compromising the requirements of the low-income categories thus striving to strike a balance between the two groups.
  • To ensure professional operations and maintenance of hostels by upgraded accommodation facilities.