The Kamalakshi Pandurangan College of Pharmacy was started in the year 1993 with the blessings of His Holiness Lord Annamalaiar of Tiruvannamalai, to cater the needs of pharmacy education in the country. D.Pharm. course was started followed by the B.Pharm.degree course in the 1995 and M.Pharm degree course in the 2011. The college which is now under the management of " Sri Arunai Educational Trust " is run in a spacious well equipped own building. The faculty of pharmacy, in its second decade of existence, looks towards its future with excitement and enthusiasm with primary focus on research . During its last decade, the college has attracted outstanding students and faculty, and developed a challenging curriculum. The college is presently the one of the largest master degree undergraduate and diploma institute in the country imparting quality pharmaceutical education. We expect our future to remain grounded in existing quality, but to expose new programs and new approaches to the opportunities presented.
The institution is approved by the Government of Tamil Nadu, approved by All India council of Technical Education, New Delhi, recognised by the Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi and affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai.