The college was started in 1968 with the generous donation of 10 acres of land by our Late Founder Chairman Shri Nanalal Bhatt and 6 lakhs donated by Cork Industries Charities Trust. The College stands in the name of our Late Founder Chairman’s wife Shrimathi Devkunvar and it has efficiently rendered four decades of dedicated service to the cause of women’s education in the Kancheepuram District.

The vision of our founder was to Educate the girl children, with this mission in mind he started the Shrimathi Devkunvar Nanalal Bhatt Vaishnav college with 300 girls with only P.U.C then, We Now cater to as many as 5184 Girls and offering Arts, Science and Commerce in Aided and Unaided streams. He devoted his life for the upliftment of women through education.