C. Kandaswami Naidu College for Men (CKNC) was established in 1967 with the prime objective of providing effective & efficient education. The college is affiliated to Madras University and is accredited by NAAC. The objective of the college is to impart to students and education of the highest order in Arts and Sciences for their all round development. The institute aimed at creating well qualified and competent students to cater to the rising demand of such personnel across the globe. C.Kandaswami Naidu College For Men located in the heart of Chennai city has blossomed out of a rare combination of nobility, philanthropy and a deep sense of commitment to humanity of an individual.


  • Department of Mathematics

  • Department of Chemistry

  • Department of Physics

  • Department of Zoology

  • Department of History

  • Department of Economics

  • Department of Commerce

  • Department of Statistics

  • Department of English

  • Department of Tamil

  • Department of Computer Application

  • Department of Computer Science



All the classrooms are well furnished.


The college has a well-stocked library.

Student Clubs

  • College Union

  • Youth Red Cross

  • Red Ribbon Club

  • Youth Health Club