The S.I.V.E.T College of Arts &Science was established in 1966. It is a co-educational institution of repute which offers courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, and Business Administration .
The College was formally inaugurated by Late Thiru S.A.Ayyasamy Chettiar, M.A.B.L., His Excellency the SOUTH INDIA VANIAR EDUCATION TRUST was formed. The trust is to provide quality and holistic education to its students. An emphasis to kindle and foster the academic and artistic creative abilities and talents of students is made so as to develop them to be individuals with character, vision and resourcefulness.
S.I.V.E.T College of arts and science is situated in an elegantly landscaped 28-acre campus with natural atmosphere that promises its students a better environment to improve their skills and upgrade themselves. The faculty team motivates the desired students scientifically designed building. Discipline, nurture talents, continued learning and Education is the values of S.I.V.E.T College. The Institute is committed to the grand task of providing quality education, which will transform the students into efficient and successful careerists.
In 1971, The UG degree course was started with B.A. History and B.Sc. Math’s The management has taken all efforts to build a team of committed teachers who form an integral part of the college in its growth. Then major courses at the under-graduate Level viz. Economics, Commerce, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Corporate Secretary ship courses are formed
In 1984-85 and 1986-87 PG degree was started with M.Com. And M.Sc. (Mathematics) by the approval of the Government and the University.
In 1992-93 the college started the evening College with B.Sc. Computer Science Course. The subsequent years have witnessed the starting of courses like B.Sc. (Bio-Chemistry), M.C.A., B.B.A., M.Sc. (Bio-Chemistry), B.Com, M.B.A. and B.Sc. ISM.
The college is situated in Gowriwakkam, which is 3 kms from Tambaram and 5 kms from Velacherry. The NAAC peer team visited our college during July 25 & 26, 2005 and recorded their observations and also accredited the college with B++ Grade. Keeping pace with changing times, the college established a placement officer. In the year 2007-2008 more than 200 students were placed in leading companies via in CTS, WIPRO, and OMEGA Health care. MCA & MBA courses are approved by AICTE, New Delhi; Affiliated to Madras University, Chennai and Accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi.