Our Founder


The college was started in 1968 with the generous donation of 10 acres of land by our Late Founder Chairman Shri Nanalal Bhatt and 6 lakhs donated by Cork Industries Charities Trust. The College stands in the name of our Late Founder Chairman’s wife Shrimathi Devkunvar and it has efficiently rendered four decades of dedicated service to the cause of women’s education in the Kancheepuram District

The vision of our founder was to Educate the girl children, with this mission in mind he started the Shrimathi Devkunvar Nanalal Bhatt Vaishnav college with 300 girls with only P.U.C then, We Now cater to as many as 5184 Girls and offering Arts, Science and Commerce in Aided and Unaided streams. He devoted his life for the upliftment of women through education.

Management Committee Members


1. Tmt.Mamta D.Bhatt Chairman
2. Shri.Chandrakant M.Tolia Secretary
3. Shri.S.N.Bhatt Chairman - Cork Industries Charities Trust
4. Shri.Kiran S.Bhatt Member
5. Shri.Nimish C.Tolia Joint Secretary
6. Tmt.Bhavana Shah Member
7. Dr.(Tmt).D.Thangam Seshan Academic Advisor and Member
8. Dr.(Tmt).G.Rani Academic Advisor and Member
9. Shri.P.B.Ramanujam Member
10. Dr.(Tmt.) R. Geetha Principal

Governing Body Members


1. Tmt.Mamta D.Bhatt Chairman
2. Shri.Chandrakant M.Tolia Secretary
3. Shri. Nimish C. Tolia Joint Secretary
4. Dr.V.P.Madheswaram University Representative
5. Dr Jayashree Menon Kurup UGC Nominee
6. Dr.A.Vennila Government Nominee
7. Dr. D.K. Hari Academic Consultant
8. Dr.(Mrs).K.Nirmala Prasad Educationist
9. Dr.(Tmt). G. Rani Academic Advisor & Member
11. Dr.(Tmt.) R.Geetha Principal
10. Shri.P.B.Ramanujam Management Representative
12. Dr. Smt. Dr.R.Savithri Senior Staff Member
13. Dr. Smt. R.Valarmathi Senior Staff Member


  • The Vision of the college is to acquire reputation for excellence, inclusiveness and committed service to the community.
  • Educating young women to be intellectually competent, morally upright, socially committed and spiritually inspired.


  • To provide need based skill integrated holistic education and harness available resources to the achievement of this goal.
  • To instill leadership and employability skills.
  • To promote self-confidence among students through various extension activities.
  • To provide multi-pronged approach to educational process by encouraging out-of-classroom experiences.

College has signed MoU with the following Institutes.

  • National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) to train SC/ST in computer software/hardware
  • Andhra Chamber of Commerce
  • Sourashtra University
  • RISHI Foundation
  • ITC Limited to collect non-regradable waste
  • CMA (Cost and Management Accountant) Institute to conduct Foundation and Inter coaching classes.
  • Institute of Company Secretaries of India to conduct Foundation and Inter Coaching classes.


  • 1968 - Started PUC. Students' strength - 240 Faculty - 20
  • 1984 - Started Self-Financing Courses and under Evening structure
  • 2000 - Introduction of Post Graduate Courses
  • 2003 - Accredited by NAAC with A Grade
  • 2006 - Autonomous Status Conferred.
  • 2011 - Re-Accredited by NAAC with A Grade
  • 2012 - Upgraded as Research Centre
  • 2013 - Extension of Autonomy
  • 2014 - Star College Scheme was sanctioned in 2014 by Department of Bio-technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India,New Delhi to the departments of Physics, Chemistry, Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology.
  • 2017 - Re-Accredited by NAAC with A+ Grade
  • 2018 - Golden Jubilee Year