About Us

Cherraan Institute of Health & Science was established in the year 1991, by industrialist and philanthropist Mr. K.C. Palanisamy, Managing Trustee, to impart the education of high standard to the students.The Cheran group trust is currently under the stewardship of K.C.P.Surender B.S.B.A, Boston University, USA. At present, Cheran College offers various UG & PG courses in Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Nursing, Arts and Science, Management, through Cherraan's Institute Of Health Science, S.M.S. College of Art and Science, Cheran College for Women, Cheran's Management Studies, and Cheran's Arts and Science College. It is one among the many leading institutes in Tamilnadu offering both UG & PG studies.

Cherraan Institute Of Health & Science is affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and recognized by Pharmacy Council of India, AICTE, Indian Nursing Council, Tamilnadu Nursing Council and Indian Association of Physiotherapists. Cheran College of Management Studies & Arts & Science is affiliated to Bharathiar University and approved by the government of Tamil Nadu and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.

Cherraan  Institute Of Health & Science has around 500 students from various countries pursuing different academic programmes offered by the college. The staff strength at Cheran College is more than 70 which includes both teaching and non-teaching staffs. Cheran College is committed for providing excellence in teaching, learning, research, and developing professionals in many disciplines through quality education. We are committed for becoming the multi-disciplinary centre of excellence in all aspects of education.

The main campus is located in the city of Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India. The College has been built at the center of 35 acres with a spacious area.

Recognition & Accreditation

  • Our college has received ISO 9001: certification for excellent infrastructure and efficient administration.
  • Recipient of Prime Achiever's Awards & Annai Indira Gandhi Award.
  • Recognized by Pharmacy Council of India, AICTE, Indian, Nursing Council, and Tamilnadu Nursing Council and Indian Association of Physiotherapist
  • Approved by Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi.


To serve the diverse educational, economic and cultural needs of students from our global community by providing associate degrees, transferable, career and basic skill courses and programs as well as opportunities for life-long learning.


To provide students with a transformative educational experience by embracing innovative techniques and practices.

About Our Chairman


Mr. K.C. Palanisamy, Chairman.

Mr. K.C. Palanisamy is an Industrialist and Philanthropist who is also the founder and Chairman of Cheran Foundation Trust. Mr. K.C. Palanisamy has obtained his engineering degree i.e. B.E. (Agri) and was Ex. MLA. And Ex. M.P. Mr. Palanisamy visualized the need of Education sector and with his able guidance, Cheran Education Institution was founded in the year 1991. The main aim of entering into the educational sector was to impart quality education to the rural mass. With his vision and commitment, the institution has been able to achieve remarkable academic progress. The institution is dedicated to promoting good citizens with knowledge, skills, and character contributing to societal transformation and national development, with the motto of Education for Prosperity.