The strength of a developed nation depends primarily on the literacy of the Nation. With this Vision as a beacon “Kalvi Chemmal” Late Shri.T.K.Pattabiraman set out the mission to provide quality education and the fruit of the endeavor was the founding of the Coimbatore Educational and Cultural Foundation Trust (CECFT). Under the trust, SANKARA EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS were established in the year 1983 and the educational institution was named after the great saint “Adhi Sankara”. Under the umberlla Sankara College of Science and Commerce were established in the year 1991
“IN PURSUIT OF KNOWLEDGE” is the prophetic mission statement of the college. Sankara College of Science and Commerce are ceaseless in their pursuit of excellence, to provide quality education to all the needy in the quest of knowledge. The student community and the society today have recognized the inspired effort that Sankara is now one among the most sought places for learning. The college has a long academic tradition in scholarship. This is coupled with facilities for the pursuit of knowledge so that it caters to the needs of the rural students who aspire for higher education in commerce, management and computer science courses.