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Welcome to Madras Sanskrit College

The Madras Sanskrit College & S.S.V.Patasala was founded in February 1906, by one of the most illustrious personalities and an eminent jurist late Honourable V.Krishnaswami Iyer, Former Judge of Madras High Court and Member of the Executive Council of Government of Madras. Grown rapidly since its inception, the college has completed hundred years of service to the society particularly in the field of Sanskrit and became successful in restoring and rejuvenating the indigenous tradition and culture.

The college is affiliated to the University of Madras and recognized by the Collegiate Education, Governmentt of Tamil Nadu under Grant-in-Aid. The college has been partly aided by the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Department of Education, Govt. of India, New Delhi, under the Adarsha Mahavidyalaya Scheme from the year 1977.

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Admissions open for Regular & Part-time Programmsnfor the Academic year 2015-2016

College (Regular Programme) Re-opens after Summer Vacation on 11th June 2015.

Part-time Programme classes commence from August 1st week.

Last date for submit applications : July 31st.


Alumni Association of the Madras Sanskrit College − 24thMay, 2015

AATMAS (Alumni Association of the Madras Sanskrit College) meeting held on 24th May, 2015. New office bearers were elected on that meeting. After end of the meeting, Alumni of the College, who rendered a yeomen services to Sanskrit were honoured by H.H. Pujya Sri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswati Swamigal of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam, and Pujya Swamiji blessed with the Alumni & Audience with His "Anugraha Bhashanam".

The Farewell to the retiring Principal Prof. N.V.Deviprasad was held in which many Alumni falicitated Dr. Deviprasad. Pujyasri Vijayendra Saraswati honoured him with Shawl & Prasadam. The programme concluded with "Maithreem Bhajata" a Sanskrit Play written & directed by Dr. N.V. Devi Prasad, Principal of the College and enacted by the Alumni and a music concert by the Certificate Course student. For more details & photos click AATMAS menu.

Sri V.Krishnaswami Iyer

(Founder of The Venkataramana Ayurveda College & Dispensary, The Madras Sanskrit College & Indian Bank)

Sri V.Krishnaswami Iyer was born in a lower middle class family on 15-6-1863 in a village in the district of Tanjore in the then Madras Presidency...

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The college has strength of more than 100 regular students and 50+ for Certificate and Diploma Courses in Sanskrit. The Savithri Ammal Oriental Higher Secondary School is a co-education institution and nearly 1000 students are studying...

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  • Free Education
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  • Free Hostel facility for deserving students...

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