Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore is an Autonomous college. Started in the year 1973, the college has a vision to serve the needy and deserving students. The college is engaged in undergraduate and postgraduate education and research in selected faculties.
The college runs undergraduate courses in Social History of English & History of Literature, Literary Forms & English Languages, Mathematical Statistics & Physics, Mathematics & Chemistry, Chemistry & Zoology, Botany, Applied Entomology (Sericulture) & Biochemistry, Operations Research, Accounting & Business Management, Agricultural Economy of India, Economic Analysis, Mathematics in Business and Statistics for Business. Postgraduate courses are offered in Computer Programming, Special Electronics, Physiological Embryology, Seed Physiology, Environmental Biology & Entomology, English Literature, and Software Engineering.
The college also conducts research programs. These include subjects like Botany (Taxonomy of Angiosperms, Seed Physiology, Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry Ecology), Zoology (Pollution Biology, Limnology, Entomology, Advances in Insect Biology & Pest Management ),Physics (Thin film Technology, Crystal Growth, Solar Energy, Molecular Quantum Mechanics, Solid State Spectroscopy), and Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems and Object Oriented Programming).
The college library has a diversified collection of 36000 volumes of books & 267 periodicals, including 17 foreign journals & 250 Indian journals. The Library & Information Centre is recognized as a research centre for pursuing Ph.D. in Library & Information Science (External Program by Annamalai University). There are separate hostels for women and men student" with spacious well furnished rooms. All essential amenities including a Gymnasium are provided for recreation and entertainment. There is a continental mess which is run by mess committees.