Chairman Profile


Name V. Shanmugan

S. Venkatachala Gounder

V. Ramayammal


Mrs. S. Banumathi Shanmugam – Wife

Mr. S. Nandha Kumar Pradeep  M.B.A., - Son

 Mr. S. Thirumoorthi  B.P.T., - Son

Educational Qualification

Schooling in Sengunthar Higher Secondary School, Erode.

B.Com., in Sri Vasavi College, Erode.

  Sri Nandha Educational Trust, Erode
Social Background He hails from an agricultural family.Initially he was engaged in Textile Business and management of financial agencies.  Even during those days, he was seriously thinking about starting educational institutions, which are totally different from other existing institutions at Erode.
Organizational  Skill
In the year 1992 he formed an Educational Trust in the name and style of Sri Nandha Educational Trust at Erode with his family members as Trustees.  Initially in the same year the Trust started Nandha College of Pharmacy with an annual intake of 60 students.
Institutions run by the Trust                    

The Trust under it’s umbrella run’s the following

1992  Nandha  College of Pharmacy
1993 Nandha College of Physiotherapy
1998 Nandha School of Nursing
1998 Nandha Polytechnic College
2000 Nandha Arts and Science College
2000  Nandha Matric. Hr.Sec. School
2001 Nandha Engineering College
2006 Nandha College of Education
2006 Nandha Teacher Training Institute
2007 Nandha College of Nursing
2008 Nandha College of Technology
2009 Nandha Central School (CBSE) Main Campus

Nandha Central School (CBSE) City Campus



















The credit of first starting paramedical college in Erode goes to him.

Trust Detail   
Now there are   14,100 students are studying in the  above said  institutions with 1100 staff (Teaching & Non-Teaching) on the rolls.  The Students are taught by devoted and dedicated faculties. In Erode District, this is the only Trust running varied institutions.  Nandha Engineering College got Autonomous Status in 2013.  It is one of the 25 self-Financing Engineering Colleges out of 517 in Tamilnadu.
Other Specializations
He was the recipient of outstanding Citizen by the Erode Texcity Junior Chamber in September 2002.
He attended 19th Congress of Federation of Asian Pharmaceutical Associations (FAPA) at South Korea in October 2002.Currently, he serves as an Institutional Ethical Committee member of I.R.T. -Perundurai Medical College and Hospital, Perundurai.

He is also a one of the Patrons of Makkal Sinthani Peravai that organizes book festival in Erode every year to inculcate the habit of reading.
Services to the Society


The trust offers Rs. 75,00,000 every year as Scholarship for meritorious students. Besides, disabled Students and sportsmen also get scholarship.
Innovation Day
To encourage the young scientist, every year the trust organizes Innovation day wherein above 6000 students from government schools are given opportunity to view the innovative projects. Transport facility is provided both for students and public.
Competitions for School Students
Various competitions like drawing, chess, and painting are organized for school students and handsome prizes are awarded.
Social Services
To Serve public, the trust organizes various campaigns like Blood Donation, Nutrition details for pregnant women and Children, Eye Checkup etc., at nearby villages.
Free OP treatment is provided at College of Physiotherapy for public and around 50 are getting benefitted every day.

  • The Trust with its keen interest towards the society organizes various events as given below with the help of “MANITHAM” HR Cell.
  • Releasing and distribution of Anti-Drug awareness CD to various educational Institutions.
  • Organizing Marathons and planting saplings to create awareness on Global warming.
  • Conducting Cricket Tournament for physically challenging persons and awarding cash prizes.
  • Conducting human chain against Anti corruptions.