Alpha Arts and Science College was established in the year 1996 and upgraded to post graduate institution in 2001. The college offers students the pursuit of academic excellencefostering integral growth - intellectual, emotional, spiritual and social persona, the hallmark of Alpha Group of Institutions.
Located in the semi-urban locale of Chennai,Porurthe Alpha Arts and Science College is a self-financed, co-educational institution approved by the Government of Tamilnadu and affiliated to the University of Madras.In a decade the collegehas grown in strength of more than 1000 students,attractingnurturing and proactively transforming students from within our country and abroad. The serene campus, away from the bustle of the city, offers a conduciveenvironment to the multi-cultural community of students, a fine opportunity to interact and pursue their academic interests.Mission
Value Inculcation: To promote value based education, sensitizing the student to social responsibility and good citizenry.
Innovative Pedagogy: To train the students through innovative instructional techniques and steer them towards higher thinking.Vision
To enable students to realize their full potential,instilling a sound philosophy based on core human values, and through quality education, foster a community of competent youth who would contribute to the National and Global Development, serving humanity at large.
The college is affiliated to the University of Madras with Choice Based Credit System and follows the semester pattern with mandatory extension activities, value education and soft skills. The Under Graduate programmes are for duration of three years leading to Degrees awarded by the University of Madras on successful completion of academic requirements and passing the University examinations prescribed for the course during the six semesters under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS).