The Alumni Association of PSGR Krishnammal College for Women is registered under Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act 1975(TN ACT 27 of 1975) (SI no. 49/1975). Our Alumni are our brand ambassadors who link our Institution globally, spreading the motto “Educate to Empower”. The Alumni Association extends beyond geographical boundaries with International Alumni meets at San Diego, USA, and Singapore creating a global firmament. The Alumni have made a mark in society globally, occupying top executive posts – administrative and corporate heads and Vice presidents of banks and engaged in entrepreneurial ventures. They also serve the country in Indian Administrative service and in Uniformed services. In the academic field our alumni, head educational institutions steering the next generation to take up the reins of the future.
Every year Purples Day Out – the Alumni homecoming event is organized. The contribution of the Alumni at various levels and capacities is phenomenal. A sum of Rupees one crore was contributed towards the construction of PSGRKC Golden Jubilee Alumni Auditorium and PSGRKC Sports Arena. The Conveyance facility for Rural Women Technology Park at Annur was done through their contribution of Rs. 5,00,000. Every year the Alumni Association honours the Best Outgoing Student with a 4-gram gold medal and top-ranking students with outstanding performance and 100% attendance with cash awards to the tune of Rs. 1.5 lakhs. Vidhyadhaan an Alumni project initiated during the year 2016 -17 supports the needy students – Rs. 13, 44, 000 was contributed and 328 students benefited from this. Purple Heys – our Alumni News Letter is published periodically on our college website.
The expertise of the Alumni who serve as professionals in their chosen field is recognised by the College and they serve as members in Academic Council, IQAC, Board of Studies of the departments and as resource persons. They share their experiential knowledge in enriching the curriculum. During 2019-20, 153 Alumni were resource persons for guest lectures and expert talks at conferences and seminars hosted by the college.
The Alumni also provide internship opportunities to students. Students are also taken as trainees in their organizations. Alumni entrepreneurs also sensitize the students through awareness programs on entrepreneurship development and innovation. 110 Alumni have taken the students as interns in their organizations and are mentors supporting them with their expertise. Currently, 113 alumni serve this institution as faculty and as support staff.