The Government's mission to provide higher education to all young learners and aspirants was put into action when then Honourable Chief Minister made an announcement on 29 Sep 2015 that a new government arts and science college at Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar, Tondiarpet will start functioning from the academic year 2015-2016. The corresponding G.O.Ms.No.439 dated 30.09.2015 immediately geared the Department of Higher Education into action. The University of Madras granted affiliation to the new institution vide letter No. A1/FFJ/2015-2016/847 dated 27.10.2015 based on the report that was submitted by the University Inspection Committee and the approval of the Syndicate. On 28 Oct 2015 the then Honourable Chief Minister inaugurated the functioning of the college through a simple video-conferencing. Since then, this premier educational institution of higher education is making great strides to achieve its vision and attain its mission. Three undergraduate courses in the following disciplines namely, English, Economics and Commerce were offered.
The foundation stone laying ceremony was held on 28/02/2016 on this 1.5 acres land with a financial sanction of Rupees Seven crores and twenty five lakhs for constructing the two-storey college building by the then Honourable Chief Minister Dr.J.Jayalalitha.
The college building was inaugurated through video conferencing by the Honourable Chief Minister Edappadi K.Palaniswami on 24/06/2017 and the college started functioning in this building from 26/06/2017.