Sri Kaliswari Trust, comprising a team of munificent philanthropists endowed with wisdom and foresight, embarked on launching an ideal College of Arts and Science in 2000 A.D. to impart value-based higher education to the student community and to mould them to be fit for the next millennium.The Govt. of Tamilnadu in its G.O. 190 dated 7 June 2000 graciously granted its approval for starting the college in the academic year 2000-2001.To begin with, the college was housed temporarily in Sivakasi town in 2000-2001 with a modest number of three courses. In just a year, massive and imposing buildings with architectural splendour sprang up at A.Meenakshipuram, 7 kilometres away from Sivakasi on the Virudhunagar - Sivakasi road. The college moved to its new premises on 19 March, 2001.This college is also recognised by the UGC under 2(f) dated 1 June 2006. 12B status was attained by the college on 4 October, 2010. Autonomous status was conferred by UGC on 1 March, 2012.NAAC, Bangalore reaccredited the college with A Grade (3.30 CGPA) in July 2013.In a span of sixteen years, the College has crossed many milestones. It has registered phenomenal growth in terms of buildings, infrastructure and the number of courses offered. In fact, the college has blossomed into a Premier Institution of higher education.Now the College offers 15 Undergraduate programmes 8 Postgraduate programmes and 4 M.Phil Research Programmes are offered.