G.O No. 187 / 2000 Dated: 07.06.2000


The College is sponsored by Arulmigu Urumankulam Pannirupidi Ayyan Medical Educational and Charitable Trust, Chennai – 600 017. The founder Chairman of the Trust Thiru. R. Panneerselvam, B.Sc., B.L. D.B.M. is a philanthropist and the Managing Director, Rohini group of concerns in Chennai, and his wife Tmt. Jayanthi Pannerselvam, B.A. is the treasurer for the Trust. They have generously donated a stretch of 41.16 acres of land for the construction of this College. This Trust has been rendering service to the public both in and around Chennai and Radhapuram since its inception in 1995.
The Management of the College consists of

  • Thiru. R. Panneerselvam, B. Sc., B. L., D. B. M. - Chairman
  • Dr. S. Thirumaran, M. Sc., B. Ed., M. Phil., PGDCA, LLB., Ph. D., - Executive Chairman
  • Tmt. Jayanthi Panneerselvam, B.A.- Treasurer
  • Thiru. S. Mahalingam B.A. - Secretary
  • Dr. S. Chidambaram, M. Com., M. Phil., MBA, Ph. D., - Principal


Our college is established in the year 2000 to provide a phenomenal guidance to disciples who have appetite to attain the pinnacle. Our aim is to focus on the upliftment of the rural youth and semi-urban community and serve the needs of deserved. The scope of our college is to create opportunity to all the students without any discrimination. Our purpose is to engrave the students to posses high caliber and potential. Our motto is to enrich the knowledge of the students and eradicate the ignorance and ignite the life of rural youth through placing them in reputed organizations. Our college contributes to the social and cultural evolution to produce great citizens of our nation. We assure you of our best services in offering you a sterling education. I extend a warm welcome to our students and wish them a great future and success.



Dear Students,

“Education is the manifestation of the perfection already in man” - Swami Vivekananda
Our college is aimed to provide a sound education for our students with a holistic learning experience for their life. Education is the soul of society as it passes from one generation to another and it can be acquired through simple and humble attitude with great respect to teachers. Nothing more simple than greatness; indeed, to be simple is great. Our aim is to teach students to LEARN, not just STUDY. Our college inspires the students to become self motivated agents of social transformation. We have realized that the future is abstract and unknown but the youth in our hands are real and can be moulded.



Mr. S. Mahalingam honourable secretary of the college. Always concern about the welfare of the college and strives harder to bring the institution to greater heights. As a man of honour and dignity, he gives valuable advice and always lends his helping hand for the betterment of the college. He cares for the college and clings on to God for the bright and colourful future of the college. His prayers and presence are a source of blessing to the Management, Staff and Students of our college.


Principal’s Message

Dear Students! With great pleasure I welcome you to APA College of Arts and Science, Vagaikulam, Nanguneri. Education is the ability to meet life situation with assiduity and diligence laced with knowledge and intellect. The aim of education at APA College is not only to produce mere degree holders but the bright young men and women equipped with excellent personality. To be successful in life, have ambitions and goals. Discipline and hardwork is the key to success. Be regular in your classes and focus on your goals. On behalf of APA College family, I welcome all the students and wish you all the best for achieving greater success, With blessings and best wishes,