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Pasumpon Muthuramalinga Thevar

College of Arts & Science, A.R.P Nagar, MelaNeelithaNallur, SankaranKovil

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This college is a NAAC accredited educational institution  founded and established in the year 1970 by the late Dr. A.R.Ponniah, M.A, B.L,Ph.D, an eminent educationalist , philanthropist and visionary in the name of Pasumpon Muthuramalinga Thevar, a great freedom fighter and a  social reformer. This institution has been incessantly nurtured, promoted and developed for the past four and a half decades by Dr.K.Rema Devi, M.A,M.Phil, Ph.D, the present secretary.. This management is committed to develop the course of the socially and economically backward rural folks and women in all walks of life. The college management committee is efficiently headed by Dr.Prabhu Ranjith Ponniah M.D,,D.M who envisages keen interest in social upliftment and urbanization following the footsteps of the venerable founder

This is a post graduate co-educational and a research oriented institution, affiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University and it is approved and included in the UGC act (2f) section. The location of the college is twelve kilometers towards the south of Sankarankovil on Tirunelveli main road. It is situated in a lovely pleasant serene area consisting of about forty five acres of land which is  not biased towards any caste or creeds or sect . It is blessed with green pastures, towering tall trees and copious water and all the time pleasant breeze congenial to the pursuit of learning and research without any deviation or distraction. This institution provides and promotes quality education in a rural and a tranquil area. It plays an active  role in exploring the  natural talents of  students hailing from remote and suburban  hamlets near the college and igniting the talents to the peak by providing quality education in a rural and a tranquil environment. It is a pioneering institution in this area in women’s education, dalit literature. It also feeds the demands ad needs of the students from urban and semi urban areas in the best possible way. Many a rural folk have taken great advantage and benefit of the opportunities offered by the college and this produced social awakening and knowledge gaining  profusely by the graduates and post graduates of this part of the world. Most of them were lucky enough to obtain placements in the different parts of the country and are victorious entrepreneurs providing opportunities to fellow students and comrades.