Established in 1996 by the Alpha Educational Society, Alpha Arts and Science College is a private unaided, co-educational arts and science college approved by the Government of Tamil Nadu
. The college is situated at West C I T Nagar, near Saidpet, in Chennai
Affiliated to the University of Madras, the college offers 3 year full time under graduate courses in biochemistry, microbiology, computer science, electronics, commerce, information systems management, and bio-technology and post graduate courses in food science, general genetics, bio informatics, information technology, and biotechnology.
Alpha Arts and Science College has highly qualified and experienced faculties, laboratories with sophisticated instruments, library, cafeteria, hostels and transportation facilities. The college also conducts various activities in the areas of sports, arts and culture. It offers placement assistance for meritorious students to get opportunities in different nation and multi national companies.