Government Arts and Science College, Sivakasi was founded in the year 2013. The primary aim of the institution is to provide quality education to the learners of the downtrodden sections of the society living in and around Sivakasi and the majority of the students belong to the first generation learners. We take immense pleasure in being the first Government College established in Virudhunagar district. In its inception, the college functioned in SRV College of Education and moved on to permanent building inaugurated by Honorable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on 12.10.2015 through video conferencing.

The College has a campus spreading over 10 acres of Government allotted land at Aanaiyur Panchayat(Ms. Go. No: 98, Dt. 17.06.2013). The college stands self contained and prestigious with all amenities. It is affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai. The college offers 12 UG Courses- B.A. Tamil., B.A. English.,B.Com., B.Sc. Maths., B.Sc. Computer Science., B.sc. Physics., B.Sc. Chemistry., B.BA., B.A. Economics., B.Sc. Botany., B.A. History., and B.Sc. Zoology and 5 P.G. courses – M.A Tamil., M.A . English., M.Com., M.Sc. Maths and M.Sc.Computer Science. Within the short span of 7 years, the College has registered its name for its commitment towards all round holistic development of the student community academically as well as individually.