The Parent Teacher Association was started in the year 1996 with the noble objective of fostering a triangular inter-relationship between the student-Parent and Teacher. The fund collected from the students during admissions every year towards PTA is used for the sole benefit of student community such as appointment of part-time staff wherever & whenever there is utmost need and other Student - oriented minor expenditures.
The Parent Teacher Association aims to keep the Parents informed about the student’s Periodic academic and general progress through regular PTA meetings and counseling sessions. The Parents are given a good opportunity for expressing their positive responses and suggestions through these meetings. The parents have expressed their satisfaction over the Progress of the college. These meetings give the Parents a golden chance to have a first hand interaction with the teachers and learn about their ward’s developmental activities. Parent Teachers Association meeting are conducted to to inform the Parents about the Student’s Attendance details, Internal Assessment tests and Assignments & University examination results.


  1. The PTA council meets every month based on necessity.
  2. Membership fee is collected from the I year students during admission.
  3. Since there are shortage in the teaching staff members, menial staff, lab assistants, office assistants, a considerable number of them are appointed based on the necessity and by the recommendation of the PTA council.
  4. Teacher’s day is celebrated every year as a part of PTA activities to mark the birth anniversary of Dr.S.Radhakrishnan, the former President of India. The PTA aims to scale greater heights in the years to come.
  5. Essential infrastural improvements in the college are carried with the funds available in PTA.



  1. Dr. C. Jothi Venkateswaran
  2. President, Parent-Teacher Association
    Principal, Periyar Arts College, Cuddalore-1

  3. Dr.I Vannamuthu
  4. Secretary, Parent-Teacher Association
    Associate Professor and Head, Department of Chemistry,
    Periyar Arts College, Cuddalore-1

  5. Dr.B Geetha
  6. Treasurer, Parent-Teacher Association,
    Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Tamil
    Periyar Arts College, Cuddalore-1