Administration Desk

Secretary’s Message

Dr. Soosai Sebastian, S.J.

  • Date of Birth :08. 04. 1946
  • Call :+91 - 44 - 28178415
  • Address : Loyola College of Education, Loyola College Campus , Numgambakkam , Chennai - 34 .

Academic Qualifications
  B. Sc. Physics from Loyola College.
  B. Ed. From St. Xavier’s College of Education.
  M. A. English from M. K. University.
  M. A. Educational Psychology from Annamalai University.
  M. Ed. from U. S. A.
 Ph. D. in Educational Administration from U. S. A.

 FIVE STARS for St. Xavier’s College of Education, Palayamkottai in the first NAAC Accreditation (2000).
  A+ Grade for St. Xavier’s College of Education, Palayamkottai in the second NAAC Accreditation (2007).
  Made St. Xavier’s College of Education, Palayamkottai, AUTONOMOUS. - Started Publishing a quarterly research Journal entitled, "Research and Reflection on Education".
  since 2000. Guided many M. Ed., M. Phil. and Ph. D. Scholars.
 Founding Principal and secretary of Loyola College of Education, Chennai from May 31, 2007 till September 2012 .
  Secretary of Loyola College of Education, Chennai from October 2012 to May 2013.
  In April 2011, Loyola College of Education was accredited at ‘A’ level with CGPA: 3.79 by NAAC which is the highest among all Colleges of Education in India.
  Secretary of St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Trichy from June 2013 - May 2016 .
  Correspondent of St. Mary’s Higher Secondary School, Madurai from June 2016 To May 2018.
  Currently Secretary of LoyolaCollege Education, Chennai from June 2018 onwards

Various Bodies Served as a Member
  National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE Visiting Team).
 Inspection Team of M. S. University.
 Inspection Team of Tamilnadu Government.
 Governing Bodies of many colleges.
 Chief Examiner for B. Ed. Practical Examination for many Colleges in Tamilnadu and Puducherry.

Position held in the Society of Jesus (SJ)
 Director of Candidates for the Society of Jesus for 4 years .
  Co-ordinator for Jesuit Madurai Province for Higher Education for 3 years.
 Vice-Provincial for Formation for six years (VPF).

Teaching Experience
 Two years in St. Joseph’s College Hr. Sec. School, Trichy.
  Two years in St. Mary’s Hr. Sec. School, Madurai.
 Nineteen years in St. Xavier’s college of Education, Palayamkottai.
 Principal and Secretary of St. Xavier’s College of Education, Palayamkottai for 8 years.
 Principal and Secretary of Loyola College of Education from May 2007 to May 2013.

Seminars and Workshops conducted and participated
  Conducted five UGC sponsored refresher courses for college teachers.
  Conducted many seminars and workshops for school teachers, college teachers, HMs and students on various themes.
 Participated in many international, national and state level seminars, workshops, and conferences.

Foreign Visits
  Visited countries such as USA, England, Italy, Germany, France, Sri Lanka and Sweden