Important Milestones

Important Milestones

November 1937 Formation of Sri S.S. Jain Educational Society
June 1952 His Excellency Sri.Prakasa, the then Governor of Madras, formally inaugurated the college. College had a humble beginning in Jain Boarding Home, T.Nagar
1954 College with its First Grade Status shifted to its permanent building in Meenambakkam. The foundation stone of the Main building at Meenambakkam was laid by Dr. Sir. S. Radhakrishnan, the then Vice-President of India, while Sir. A. Lakshmanasamy Mudaliar Vice Chancellor of the Madras University, presided over the function. National Cardet Corps., – Third Madras Battalion started functioning.
1958 Hostel was started in the college campus with 100 inmates.
1963 Foundation stone of B.M Kumbhat Memorial Block laid by Sir. A. Lakshmanasamy Mudaliar, Vice Chancellor, University of Madras. Foundation stone of Shri Somasundara Reddiar Hostel laid by Hon. Shri K.Kamraj, Chief Minister of Madras.
1964 Shri B.M. Kumbhat Memorial Block opened by Shri Ghanshyamdas Birla
1969 Shift System introduced in College
1970 N.S.S unit of the College has started functioning.
1971 The shift system was rechristened as Evening College. The first Post Graduate courses - M.Com and M.Sc. Mathematics- came into being
1975 The institution became a full-fledged Under Graduate and Post Graduate College.
1976 Library block opened by His Excellency Mohanlal Sukhadia, Governor of Tamilnadu.
1977 Silver Jubilee of A.M. Jain College celebrated. Silver Jubilee celebrations was inaugurated by His Excellency Shri Mohanlal Sukhadia, Governor of Tamilnadu.
1982 Upgraded as a Research Institute
1983 Bhagwan Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan opened by His Excellency Sardar Gyani Zail Singh, President of India
1986 Inauguration of Mohanmull Chordia Jain Industrial Training Centre by His Excellency Sri. R. Venkatraman, Vice President of India.

Computer Centre started with 50 computers.

In June 2000 the following Undergraduate Courses were started B.Com ( Corporate secretayship), B.Sc ( Computer Science )and B.C.A. 


New block for Mohanmull Chordia Jain Industrial Training Centre opened by Hon. Shri T. R. Balu, Union Minister for Environment and Forests. First Post graduate programme M.Sc IT has its inception in Evening College.

New Course B.Sc ( Information System Management) was introduced. 


Golden Jubilee of A.M. Jain College celebrated. Mr. T.N.Seshan, Former Election Commissioner and Vice Chancellor of Madras University Dr. Ignatu Muthu inaugurated the celebrations.

New Course B.Sc (Visual Communication) was Started.

2004 College turned Co-education
2006 UGC – NAAC Accredited
2008  New Course B.Sc ( Software Application) was started.
2009 Computer centre has been expanded as a full-fledged centre with nearly 280 terminals connected to four servers through a network system, to facilitate nearly 1750 students doing practical./td>
2010 Physics & Chemistry department was renovated and given a fresh look Canteen was renovated and new cooking gadgets was provided to cater the needs of the students RO was provided in the entire campus for the drinking purpose 250 KVA Generator was installed to augment the power supply. II Floor with 22 class rooms was constructed in the Main Building A new library with modern facilities & Software in the Main Building is opened for Shift-II
2011 The 60th batch of students entered the college With the persistent efforts of the Sri Sardarmall Chordia, Agurchand Manmull Jain School was started which is to be affiliated to CBSE pattern State of the Art Seminar Hall and Conference hall is made available in the Main Block for conducting seminars.

New Courses B.Com ( Computer Application) and B.Sc ( Mathematics) were started.

Diamond Jubilee year. State-of -the-Art Parasmullji Chordia Seminar Hall and Conference Hall were inaugurated in Main Block.

During the Founders Day Celebration in August 2012 Padma Shri Mohanmullji Chordia Book Bank Scheme was launched to benefit deserving students.


New Course B.Com ( Accounting and Finance) was started

As a part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations - National Level conference were organized by the departments of Business Administration and Computer Science. Bhagwan Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan Auditorium was Renovated and made State-of-the-Art.


New Course B.Com ( Marketing and Management) was introduced.

New State-of-the-Art Visual Communication Block was inaugurated on Founders Day in August and the Foundation stone were laid for new Girls Hostel and Indoor Stadium.


New Course B.Com ( Bank Management ) was started. 

Girls Hostel was inaugurated. It can accomodate 50 Girls Students.


The Renovated Boys Hostel on Campus became functional from June 2016. It can accomodate 150 Boys Students. 


SEED (Students Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Development Cell) was inaugurated and two outlets were opened

(i) KSHEERA SAGAR  - an Aavin Franchise and

(ii) PUSTAK BHARTI  - The Stationery Shop


Three new UG courses were started in Shift - II They were B.A. (Public Administration), B.A. ( Criminology and Police Administration), B.Sc ( Physchology) - newly Constructed Classroom of Kumbhat Block were Inaugurated.