FOUNDER - Kalaithanthai Karumuttu Thiagarajan Chettiar

  • A visionary with a mission
  • Led a life of sacrifice
  • A staunch nationalist
  • A great industrialist
  • An exceptional educationalist
  • A social savant
  • A discrete reader
  • A generous philanthropist
  • A crusading promoter of Tamil
  • A spiritual soul
karumuthu thiyagarajar chettiar

EMERITUS CHAIRMAN - Dr. (Mrs.) Radha Thiagarajan

  • The first and two times Vice Chancellor of Alagappa University
  • A multi-lingual scholar
  • A widely respected academician
  • A member of several prestigious bodies
  • A patron of religious and literary scholars
  • A generous contributor for noble causes
  • Respected as a mother - figure by many
  • A devout person
radha thigarajan



  • A member of the Tamil Nadu State Planning Commission, Chennai
  • The Chairperson of the Trust that governs Arulmigu Meenakshi Sundareswarar  Temple, Madurai
  • A member of the Planning Board of Madurai Kamaraj University
  • Serves in several prestigious bodies which promote industrial development and enhancement of skills for societal change
  • An industrialist and seasoned educationist with over 30 years of experience in college administration
  • Entrepreneurial leader and philanthropist
  • A custodian of Indian culture, arts, traditions, and heritage