APA College of Arts and Science

Welcome to APA College of arts and science

Where Dreams Take Flight! Explore our vibrant campus community and discover endless opportunities for growth, learning, and success.


APA College is situated at Vagaikulam, 4 KM South of Nanguneri and 8 KM North of Vallioor on the National Highway (NH. 44) opposite to the Government Hi-Tech Industrial Park (AMRL). Our college is a multi storey building having separate blocks for different Departments designed aesthetically amidst 41.16 acres of open land as an architectural splendor. Our aim is to strive for the uplift in the long run by offering qualitative job oriented Under Graduate Programmes, viz. Commerce, B.Com. (Honours), Biotechnology, Criminology and Police Administration. It is a boon to the students of Nanguneri Taluk and suburbs. Our college provides students a unique opportunity to learn the subjects in a high-tech way, inculating in them values of life and self confidence to face the society. Thus, benefitting the remote areas of south Tamil Nadu.



Reach the unreachable


To Impart the quality education to the students coming from rural parts and to enhance the academic as well as extension activities


Thiru. R. Panneerselvam, B. Sc., B. L., D. B. M. – CHAIRMAN


Tmt. Jayanthi Panneerselvam, B.A. – TREASURER

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.



Greetings from Principal

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.

Our Departments

Department Of Commerce

To meet the challenges of emerging scenario in the 21ST century and to explore the new opportunities in the field of Commerce. The Department of Commerce was started in the year 2000 with a sanctioned strength of 64 in UG. The course aims at Banking, Management Accounting, Auditing, Finance, and Company Secretaryship.

Department Of Bio Technology

Biotechnology is an assorted subject comprising biosciences credentials like Microbiology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering, Plant and Animal Cell & Tissue Culture, Bioinformatics, Genomics and Proteomics, etc make a biotechnologist to explore nature and draw the best benefits. Thus, the diverged biotechnological fields arouse humongous job opportunities.

Department Of Criminology

Criminology is the scientific study of crime, its causes, and prevention methods. Criminologists work through various means to control, reduce, and prevent crime within civil society, the reason that working the behind of the case, cause of crime, crime statistics, criminal behavior, and evaluation of criminal justice agencies, penology, criminal career and desistance and sociology of law.

Department Of Social Work

B.A. SOCIAL WORK Degree course is available at our college. It is one of the most unique course available in the Humanities stream under the Manonmaniam Sundaranar University’s Affiliated college. The course is introduced within a university’s jurisdiction andit offers the local students to have a chance to access higher education without having to leave their hometown, while also providing opportunities for cultural growth within the community.

Secretary's Message

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 mouldedr adipiscing elit.

Dr. S. Thirumaran,

M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil.,PGDCA, LLB., Ph.D.

Our Facilities

At APA College, we understand that a conducive learning environment goes beyond just classrooms. Our state-of-the-art facilities are designed to enhance every aspect of the student experience, fostering growth, innovation, and collaboration. Here’s a glimpse of what our campus has to offer: