Our History

The establishment of Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G.R Government Arts and Science College could be traced to the aspiring student community, an understanding state and a co-operative public of Vellore District. In the last couple of years, the clamour for an institution of higher education for the children of rural parts of Vellore was steadily increasing. So the Government of Tamilnadu has given a concrete shape to the dreams of the aspiring locals. The college was established in the academic year 2017-2018 [Ref;G.O.(Ms) No:199 Higher education Department(G1) dated 10.07.2017].

The college offers five UG courses in B.A.,Tamil,B.A.,English,B.Com.,B.Sc.Computer science.,B.Sc Maths.At present College is temporarily functioning in Agaramchery HighSchool Campus.Government Sanctioned Rs.7,97,50,000/- to construct permanent building for the college and it is being constructed in Madhanur. A majority of stakeholders of this College are first generation learners belonging to socially and economically weaker sections of society and are hailing from neighboring rural areas. The college, with social responsibility, provides them with academic knowledge and life skills to enable them to excel in their career. The significance of the role this College is going to play in future will be remarkable.