Established in 1963, PSGRKCW is today a centre of excellence for higher learning for women at graduate, post graduate and doctoral levels. The college has been a front-runner amongst the colleges of Bharathiar University since inception, securing maximum number of ranks in academics. In sports too, the college has excelled at the state and national levels.
PSGRKCW is an autonomous institution, affiliated to Bharathiar University with ISO 9001:2008 certification.It is reaccredited by NAAC with CGPA of 3.58 on a four point scale(3rd cycle). The Institution feels happy and proud on being awarded with ‘College of Excellence’ status by UGC on 03.08.2016 in the second phase itself. Outcome Based Education based curriculum introduced from 2016-17 onwards developing a clear set of learning outcomes around which all of the system’s components are focused. All science departments are included under the star-college scheme by DBT. PSGRKCW offers 29 UG, 12 PG, three PG Diploma and & MPhil and PhD in 11 disciplines. New skill oriented UGC sponsored B.Voc degree programmes and Community College with multiple exits such as Diploma / Advanced Diploma introduced in 2014-15 ensure the development of skilled personnel.