Chikkanna Government Arts College, Tiruppur was established in 1966. It is affiliated with Bharathiar University and accredited with Grade ‘B+’ by NAAC. It is recognized by UGC under section 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC Act. The college works with the objective of providing higher educational opportunities to economically poor and socially backward rural people of Tirupur. The vision of the college is to develop the institution into a premier and exemplary Centre of Higher Learning for rural and socio-economically backward students aimed at achieving a knowledge society with commitment to Nation building. The college is situated in the scenic and sprawling campus of 40 acres located at the heart of the dollar city, Tirupur.
Department of Chemistry
Department of Commerce
Department of Computer Science
Department of Economics
Department of History
Department of English
Department of Mathematics
Department of Physics
Department of Tamil
Department of Zoology
Department of Costume Design & Fashion
Studies on the structure theorem of operators for which Weyl’s Theorem holds
Social Security for the Informal Sector workers of Garment Industry in Tirupur
Bioactive compounds from marine organisms against prolonged wound in fishery community
Antimicrobial serratio peptidase: a potential therapeutic enzyme isolated from serratia sp
Synthesis of Carbon nanotubes from Non- conventional Precursors
Modelling of surface acoustic wave devices and sensors
Extra Curricular Activities
NSS - There are four units functioning in the college. The NSS volunteers work towards improving the sanitary conditions of those villages, create awareness about AIDS, RWH. The various activities performed under NSS unit are - special camps, seminars, anti-ragging awareness programmes, student training programmes, tree plantation and cleanliness activities.
NCC - A senior division NCC unit of the college has been raised during 1971-72 with a full company of 200 cadets. The cadets undergo various training like - drill, firing, trekking, aero modeling, gliding, cultural activities, games, rock climbing, theoretical classes on war tactics, weapon, map reading. NCC Cadets are also involved in social awareness programmes like cancer, aids awareness, blood donation campaign etc.
The college has two multi purpose open auditorium with 1000 seating capacity (near CDF dept) and 5000 seating capacity (play ground).
All the 62 classrooms are well furnished.
The college has a computer lab with 10 computers and printer facility available.
All the 19 laboratories are well equipped with latest tools and techniques.
The library spread over an area of 1000 sq. ft.with seating capacity of 25 students. It has a collection of over 37,000 textbooks, reference books and e-books. It also subscribes to 10 national and international journals.
The college has 02 hostels, Gents Hostel with capacity of 250 male students
and Ladies Hostel with capacity of 100 female students (Outside the Premises).
Dr. A. Mohankumar, Department of Zoology has submitted sequential data on Lactobacillus which has been included in international database center (NCBI), USA in 2012.
BC / BCM / BCC Student Scholarships
MBC Student Scholarships
SC/ST Student Scholarships
Merit Based Student Scholarships
Tamil Student Stipend.