DR. R. K. Shanmugam College was started in the year 1996 by DR. R. K. Shanmugam Educational Trust. Our institution is Permanently Affiliated to Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore, Tamil Nadu. We got Permanent Affiliation in the Year 2015. The college was recognized by UGC under section 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC act, 1956 in February, 2016. It is an another mile stone of the college that it has been Nationally Accredited by NAAC.
It enjoys the unpolluted and greenery atmosphere location in a small village Indili (Salem – Chennai National Highway- 68) which is 7 KM away from Kallakurichi Town, Villupuram District, Tamil Nadu with easy access of transportation. It covers an area of 13 acres which constitutes Administrative and Departmental Buildings, Library, Auditorium, Computer Labs, Playgrounds, Canteen and Students’ Hostel (Separately for Boys & Girls) etc.
The natural and greenery institution provides a healthy and pleasant environment. The Institution has stepped into its 21st year in the field of higher education. The College offers 9 UG Courses, 8 PG Courses, 2 M.Phil., Research Courses and 1 Ph.D., Research Course with 1400 students. The Graduates of our Institution are well placed in MNCs, holdings high positions in various Non-government, Government sectors and few have turned entrepreneurs.