Senthamil College, Madurai was established in 1957. It is run by the Madurai Tamil Sangam. The college started with Vidwaan courses and Pre-University Course in 1957. The college is affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU). It is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC). The college offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research programs in the fields of arts and commerce.

This is the only college that offers a special degree course B.Litt. in Tamil. The objectives of the college to provide higher education not only to the poor and needy students in national level but also from abroad with worldwide standard.

Facts and Figures of Senthamil College:

Type of Institute

Private (government aided)


National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘B’ grade

Total no. of courses offered


Campus strength

460+ students

Total no. of Teaching staff

14 Members

Total no. of Non-Teaching staff

05 Members

Total computers


Total Classrooms


Library resources

-Books- 52,000

-Journals- 30

Campus area

1 acre