K.S.R. Arts and Science College is a part of K.S.R. Educational Institutions. The college is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Periyar University, Salem. The college helps promote innovation and research in various areas of basic sciences, life sciences, computer science and humanities by way of interfacing with various funding organizations, universities and other research institutions. A well planned curriculum and co-curriculum provides an enriching educational experience.
The college has five centers: Centre for Biological Sciences, Centre for Information Technology, Centre for Management Studies, Centre for Physical Sciences, and Centre for Language Studies. These centers offer undergraduate, postgraduate, and research programs in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Applied Microbiology, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Computer Science, Commerce, Electronics, Mathematics, Physics, and Tamil.
The various centers have good collections of text books, reference books, lab manuals, CD database, DNA packages, journals, and general magazines. Bioinformatics facilities are available with 30 systems. The Students have full access at all times to the computer lab. The Internet lab in the college has 128 kbps upstream and 256 downstream leased line facilities. The staff and students are provided unlimited Internet access round the clock.
The college has a separate and an active Training, Placement and Entrepreneur Development cell. The focus is not only placing students but also giving effective training in the aspects of self-development, Entrepreneurship and for physical and mental well being. The students have been placed in reputed firms like TVS Suzuki Ltd, Ashok Leyland Ltd, BPL Telecom, EID Parrys (India) Ltd, Johnson & Johnson Ltd, Nutrine Confectionery Ltd, and Pepsi Cola (India) Marketing Ltd.