About the college
Government Arts College, Ayyarmalai, Kulithalai, Karur District 639120, is a college run by the Government of Tamilnadu. It stands affiliated to Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli 620024 since 2007. It is located at the foothill of Ayyarmalai, Kulithalai, Karur District 639120. It was established in the year 2007 (G.O. No. 270, Higher Education (G1) Department, Dated: 3.8.2007). It was originally named “Doctor Kalaignar Government Arts College. It started functioning on 07.08.2007. In 2011 it was renamed “Government Arts College.” It is a co-educational institution offering 14 undergraduate programmes, 7 postgraduate programmes, 10 MPhil programmes and 8 PhD programmes. It is recognized under Section 2 (f) & 12 B by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi. It is a Grade II college waiting to be upgraded by the Government of Tamilnadu. There are 2055 students on roll as on 25.09.2019 with 929 men students and 1126 women students. There are 68 teaching staff and 15 non-teaching staff. It has spread over about 24.81 acres of land. There are two blocks of building: A and B. Its standing with the majestic Ayyarmalai on its south and with its vast campus is a plain and serene beauty.