Dhanraj Baid Jain College was established in 1972 by the Tamilnadu Educational & Medical Trust and it is affiliated to University of Madras. The College is situated in a sprawling campus, some distance away from the seashore. This college provides the environment which fasters not only the intellectual, but also the personality development. The classes are organized for the students with a view to equip them with necessary soft skill mandatory to face the interviews and come out successful in today's competitive atmosphere. The college is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with B++ Grade and Certified ISO 9001:2000.
It has at present 22,000 books and annual subscriptions of 33 periodicals. Ours is the only library among city colleges to take recourse to open access system for the benefit of students.
Air-conditioned Seminar Hall with 250 seating capacity and all other associated facilities which include public – address systems and projection facilities is available in the MCA Block.