Shri Nehru Maha Vidyalaya College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore was established in 1989 by the Coimbatore Welfare Association. The college offers 9 undergraduate courses and 4 postgraduate courses through 13 major departments and 6 supporting departments. The college strives to provide quality education at affordable cost.
SNMV College has been the first to start B.Sc (Microbiology), “Master of International Business” and “Master of Finance and Control”, amongst the colleges affiliated to Bharathiar University. Faculty of science offers five under-graduate programs and one post-graduate program. The under-graduate programs include B.Sc. Computer Science, Bachelor of Computer Applications, Bachelor of Micro-Biology, Bachelor of Biochemistry, and Bachelor of Physics. M.Sc (Biotechnology) is offered at the PG level.
Faculty of Commerce offers three under-graduate programs. They include Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Commerce and Computer Applications, and Bachelor of Corporate Secretary ship. The departments also offer eleven certificate courses. These include Mushroom Technology, Office Automation, C++, MS Office, Spoken English, Tally, Medical Lab Technology, System Assembling, Yoga, Karate and Beauty culture.
Two units of NSS and Youth Red Cross are formed in the college for involving students in social causes. Yoga classes are offered for all the first year U.G students for their physical and spiritual health. The Women Empowerment Cell strives for the betterment of women. Good sports and facilities are available.
The college has a placement cell with a Placement Officer who co-ordinates with various industries and companies every year. A number of students get placed in various reputed institutions through campus placements. The college conducts an alumni meet every year