Ganesh Charitable Trust was founded in the year 1991 with the sole objective of modernizing the higher education in Tamil Nadu. Under this trust, various institutions, under the umbrella known as A.C.S. Group of Institutions were established by our Founder-Chairman, Thiru. A.C. Shanmugam, Former M.P., and M.L.A., as manifestation of his pioneering vision and forethought. Dr. M.G.R. Chockalingam Arts College is one among them.
Dr. M.G.R. Chockalingam Arts College, an institution of academic excellence, was established in the year 1997-1998 with a cherished desire to serve the cause of humanity through higher education. This college has been affiliated to Thiruvalluvar University, Serkadu, Vellore-632 116 and has been recognized by the Government of TamilNadu. It is a Co-Educational Arts college offering Ten Under Graduate courses and Four Post Graduate courses and two M.Phil., Research courses.