welcome to sri kumara gurupara swamigal arts college

Our college was established in the year 1961, named after the great Saint Kumara Guruparar Swamigal. Thiruvalarthiru Kasi Vasi Arulnandhi Thambiran, the then head of sri Kasi Mutt, Thirupanandal, is the founder of our college. The college is located at Padmanabamangalam, a small village near Srivaikuntam in Thoothukudi-district. Our college is governed by Sri Muthukumaraswamy Thambiran Swamigal, present head of Sri Kasi Mutt, Tirupanandal.
Our College is Accredited with B Grade by NAAC and is affiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli.

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Our college has completed five decades of exemplary service in imparting quality education to the students. We constantly move towards the founder's goal of self-realization and progress on the part of the people. Our education standard has helped employment to thousands of students in the fast advancing modern world of science. The dedication and the hard work of all the teaching and non-teaching staffs of the organization gear up the rural students to get higher education and face challenges successfully.

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The administration of the college is monitored by the Academic Council consisting of the Principal and the Heads of various Departments. It meets then and there to monitor the academic activities of the College. Student's grievances are discussed and suitable action is taken by the Council. Discipline Committees is constituted with the Principal as Convener to look into the matters related to student's discipline.

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The College is managed by a Committee consisting of The Honorary Secretary, a Secretary and twelve members. The Committee proposes suggestions and guidelines for the smooth and effective functioning of the College. The Secretary acts in accordance with the decisions of the Management Committee. Important decisions relating to the development of infrastructure, recruitment of staff, etc. are made by the Secretary in concurrence with the committee. The Principal submits his administrative reports to the Committee and acts according to the advice of the Secretary.


  • Named after great saint Kumara Guruparar.
  • Carries the message of Tolerance & Love.
  • Communal harmony with religious identity.
  • Year of establishment - 1961.
  • Five decades of exemplary service.
  • Co-Education Institute.
  • Quality Education to rural mass.

Dr. S. Sankaranarayanan

Dr. V. Ravichandran
Principal i/c


            Our Motto is “Sitruyirkum utra thunai kalvi” (Education is the custodian of life) the founder’s perspective vision is:

  • To provide exemplary service in imparting higher education to the rural, economically downtrodden society and tapping talent potentials hidden in the rural areas to generate human resource equipped with contemporary skills eventually leading to nation building.
  • To preserve communal harmony with religious identity.



  • To disseminate the message of providing higher education to the public.
  • To strive hard to provide quality academic and moral education to the rural mass.
  • To make this Institution as a Vehicle of Rural Higher Education, the root of Gandhiji’s vision, in providing sustainable livelihoods for village background youth.
  • To eradicate gender bias among the students.



  • The institution imparts Eco-Friendly sense among the students.
  • To inculcate the sense of self confidence and self-reliance.
  • Good education at low cost for the socio-economically poor back ground people.
  • The institution imparts value based education leading to holistic development and preparing enlightened citizens.
  • The institution makes the students to think rationally and develop ability to work in multidisciplinary fields.
  • The institution makes the students to develop self-reliant, enterprising and employable human resource.



            Students should maintain the discipline and decorum of the college by following the rules and regulations with due respect.

  • Students should come to their classes regularly without causing disturbance to other students.
  • Students should earn good name and same to the college by their decent behaviour inside class rooms, during college functions and while travelling to college.
  • Students have to safeguard the belongings of the college and also see to that the college campus is neat and clean. Penalty will be imposed if the belongings of the college are destroyed.
  • Students should not conduct any meeting or collect money inside college campus without prior permission of the principal.
  • Students are not supposed to come as a gang to report or complaint about any matter to the principal.
  • Students should not smoke or drink alcohol and use abusive drugs.
  • Students should not involve themselves in activities connected with politics or communal and religious activities.
  • Disciplinary action will be taken against those who do not obey the above mentioned rules and regulations by observing the rules of the natural justice.


The institution is functioning as per the Tamil Nadu government private college regulations act 1976. The teaching faculties are recruited as per the UGC guidelines. In addition to that the rules and regulations are framed by the Educational Agency in consonance with the service rules of the Government of Tamil Nadu