Arulmigu Palaniandavar Arts College for Women, established in the year 1970 is run by the Department of Hindu and Religious and Charitable Endowment, Goverment of Tamilnadu. It has the objective of rendering education to women students hailing from rural milieu. It has made impressive strides in improving education of girl students by offering 13 UG courses. 7 PG courses and 4 M.Phil courses
Acquisition of Re-accreditation with 'A' by NAAC in Sep. 16, 2011 evidences the fact that quality is the breath and spirit of our college. Constant and steady process of enhancing quality even year has been resulted in the attainment of Autonomous status in 2004.