Kanchi Shri Krishna College of Arts and Science
Kanchi Shri Krishna College of Arts and Science was started in the year 1994 by
Kanchi Krishna Educational Trust for the promotion of higher education in the backward
area of Kanchipuram Taluk. Started as Under Graduate College, affiliated to the
University of Madras, it has steady growth and now it stands as Research Institute
offering 12 Programmes in UG , 6 Programmes in PG,3 programmes in M.Phil and 3 programmes
The vision and mission of the Institution as enshrined in the Kanchi Krishna Educational
Trust, is to impart quality higher education, so as to make the ‘New Generation’
face the new challenges of the ever changing society.
The admission process and student profile of the Institution clearly reveal the
transparency adopted and strict adherence to the rules framed by the University
and Government. As for learning process is concerned, the results of the learners
in the university examination is clear proof of the performance of the Institution.
Regarding research, though not a recognized Research Centre the young teachers are
very much interested and motivated to take active roles in research. The Distance
Education system allows some of the young Teachers to serve as Guides leading to
M.Phil. Programme is appreciable that many young faculty publish their research
papers in notable journals.
Being a fully Self-financing Institution, it has sufficient infrastructure facilities
– Class-rooms, Furniture, Lab facilities, facilities for Sports, Games and Transport
facilities for the learners. The Master Plan drawn at the time of inception of the
College gives a clear picture. Library serves as a gear centre of learning. Well
equipped laboratories and Internet facility help to upgrade the learning process.
The maintenance and addition of infrastructure facilities are well monitored by
the College Council under the guidance of Management. All possible steps are taken
to maintain student progression and necessary support for their learning process
is offered by the Institution. Placement Cell, Career guidance Cell, Grievance redress
Cell help students community a lot. Tutorial ward system help students to seek counseling
from their masters. Special care is taken to offer remedial classes for the advantage
of slow learners.
As for as Governance and leadership are concerned, the Management always strives
to keep in mind its objective of promoting quality higher education. Principal as
head of the Institution, derives due support and direction from the management to
steer the Institution in the right path. Necessary care is taken to address the
grievances of the employees and students The financial needs of the Institution
is well managed with the course fees collected from students.
As innovative practice, the Institution always takes keen interest in maintaining
the Internal quality and assurance and that value based education is imparted. The
profiles of the students and teaching staff reveal that the Institution is striving
for the uplift of the socially, economically backward section of the people. It
is satisfactory to note that there is notable academic growth rate the number of
graduates and Post-Graduates that come out of the Institution with flying colours
every year to seek higher studies or Research or better placement get a fruitful
reward for the Institution and thus the purpose of establishing the institution
is fully realized.