The Department of Adult and Continuing Education of Avinashilingam University will offer the following courses. Certificate courses in Computer Applications and Accounting Software of six months duration and Herbal Beauty Care also of six months duration. Short term courses in herbal beauty therapy, advanced facial techniques, embroidery and painting, basic computer applications, bead and sequins embroidery, gift article making, bridal flower tying, herbal cosmetic preparation, hair styles, bouquet making, and artificial jewellery making. Interested persons can contact K. Vasantha, Department of Adult and Continuing Education, Avinashilingam University, opposite Southern Railways, Mettupalayam Road, Coimbatore – 641043. Or call: 0422-2449715.