History of College
Morappur Kongu College of Arts and Science was established in the year 2008 by Kongu Educational Trust at Morappur, a remote rural area of Dharmapuri district. This college is affiliated to Periyar University, Salem. This college provides quality higher education to the rural mass, especially the backward and poor, by enhancing knowledge and skills in enabling the students to be enterprising and to become worthy citizens of the country. This college provides extra-curricular activities and programs for the students to develop their personality and individual talents. It provides sample facilities for the development of an integrated personality.
The Logo of our college is designed with the Photo of Sri.Mr.S.THEERTHAGIRI B.Sc., as Founder at the centre who is the spirit behind this Institution. The outer circle of his Photo carries the name of our institution ‘‘KONGU College of Arts and Science. The bottom of the Logo reflects the three cardinal Principles of CHARACTER, KNOWLEDGE, LEADERSHIP. The Management believes that CHARACTER is the most essential requirement of a good teacher. The KNOWLEDGE acquired by him combined with CHARACTER will enable him to become a perfect teacher with LEADERSHIP quality. Such a teacher will be able to mould the young minds to become true citizens of our country and to make it glorious and strong. A teacher trained with these qualities will be a true asset to our country.
The faculty of this college has got a very good rapport with the community by conducting meetings for exchanging their views and this is found a useful measure to carry on the academic activities very smoothly.The Institutions are recognized by NCTE (SRC) Morappur KONGU College of Education is affiliated to the TamilNadu Teachers Education University, Chennai.
As per the motto of our Trust “Character – Leadership - Knowledge”our Trust, apart from maintaining quality of education and discipline among students, has effected overall development of all student-teachers who are from various social and economic strata, so as to fit in to an advancing, technology-oriented world, as economically independent and useful citizens. The College has very clear Aim, Vision and Mission for its academic mobility. Institute aims to encourage and fulfill the need of student by providing latest educational facilities for qualitative education and inculcate moral and ethical values, promotion of creative spirit and innovation of excellence.