SNR Sons College was established in the year 1987. Managed by the SNR Sons Charitable Trust, it is a co-educational institution of higher learning affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. The College is recognized by the UGC. This is a self financing college.
The College offers 8 undergraduate programs, 4 postgraduate courses and 6 Certificate Courses. 7 departments are offering M.Phil Courses and 3 departments have been recognized for Ph.D. also. With a faculty of 77 teachers and non-teaching staff of 24, the college has initiated several programs that are in tune with the contemporary needs of the society. Most of the programs offered are career-oriented professional courses and the college has added some more programs recently, like PG programs in International Business and Computer Applications. The college runs a unique B.Sc. Catering Science & Hotel Management course. This is the first college in Tamil Nadu and the second institution in the country to have started this program.
The efforts made by the College indicate the concern of the management to impart skills and address the issue of employability. In addition to regular UG and PG Programs, a few need-based Certificate Courses are also offered to help the student to acquire additional skills. The College has been receiving PG Developmental Assistance from the University Grants Commission.
The College has initiated a number of extension activities such as Blood Donation Camps and Youth Red Cross. Activities like Eye Camps, AIDS Awareness Programs, and Tree Planting are encouraged through NSS Unit. There are several subject associations conducting various co-curricular activities.