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About College


Rathinavel Subramaniam (RVS) Educational Trust was established in 1983 as a public charitable Trust, in fond memory of Master Rathinavel Subramaniam the elder son of the chairman Vijayashree Dr. K. V. Kupusamy and Late Smt. K. Padmavathy, with objectives to create facilities for education, health care and up-liftment of the poor and the downtrodden rural regions. The vision of this charitable trust is to provide affordable quality education to the needy particularly from rural India. Dr.K.V.Kupusamy has proved and distinguished himself as a great visionary and an able administrator. He has carved out a Niche in the educational arena by establishing Educational Institutions spread allover TamilNadu.

He is a shining example to show how one could rise from a humble beginning to preside over an empire of educational institutions by the virtues of hard work, dedication and devotion to a committed cause known for his magnanimity , spiritual bent of mind and suave cool demeanor, he is widely recognized and respected. To him , the panacea for the maladies of mankind in Education, Health care and Farming. In a true sense, He is a Philanthropist, Educationalist, Industrialist, Agriculturalist, very humble and kindful person by nature.

The astounding growth of RVS Educational Trust has brought under its fold a plethora of educational institutions giving education from Nursery to Doctoral Level. The Trust runs variety of institutions spreading across the fields like Arts, Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine and Health care etc.,

His Insatiable interest for agriculture has resulted in formation of exuberant agricultural farms at Tenkasi, Thadankulam, Thanjavur, Sempatti and Sengathurai. Realizing Agricultural and rural development as the key to the country's progress, RVS has ventured to create a niche in the farm sector.

It has extensive farms across Tamilnadu with holdings to an extent of 5000 acres, devoted to research extension and training apart from integrated farming activities like horticulture, nursery, sericulture etc. Dr.K.V.Kupusamy's latest Initiative is in the area of skill development for unemployed youth, particularly in rural Tamil Nadu. In all, RVS Trains over 25,000 youth and facilitates appropriate placements. RVS extends its arms for RVS IAS Academy and NEET coaching. As on date, RVS stands for one of the largest trusts which run so many educational Institutions in the whole state of TN.

RVS Aarupadai Veedu Cultural Trust gives vent to the Trust's abundant love and piety for the heavenly Lords and spiritualism. The Kumaran Kottam on Coimbatore – Trichy highway at Kannampalayam houses a temple of Lord Muruga adorned with 5 stairs, 6000 sq.ft. Rajagopuram. A magnificent temple for Lord Venkateswara has been built, behind Kumaran Kottam and it is popularly known as Sulur Tirupathi.

Of late on the 81st birthday of our beloved chairman Dr. K. V. Kupusamy celebrated on 11.09.2022, "ANNADHANA ARACHALAI" was inaugurated to cater to the needs of the poor and needy, facilitated in a very clean and hygienic space near Arupadai Murugan temple, Kumaran kottam, Sulur.

About College

  • RVS School of Architecture was established in the year 2009 by RVS Educational Trust under the chairmanship of Dr. K. V. Kuppusamy.
  • The School is located within Coimbatore city in an extensive two hundred acre campus on the Coimbatore-Trichy National Highway
  • The faculty comprising of highly qualified Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors in the fields of Architecture, Planning, and Fine Arts, is ably headed by the Director, Prof. D. Vetrivel Kannan possessing twenty-five years of professional experience.
  • Classes handled by well experienced faculties, graduated from renowned Institutions around INDIA.
  • INTAKE FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2021-2022 – 40.
  • Wi-fi enabled inside the department and exclusive lecture halls to enable online classes during the PANDEMIC.
  • Online design and photography competitions organized under the theme “REVIVE” to relieve the students from stress of online classes.
  • The regular teaching process is supplemented with case studies of live examples for Architectural Design Projects and regular interaction with practicing architects, both in the form of guest lectures and continuous assessment of the Design Studio.
  • Students are also encouraged to acquire student membership of the Indian Institute of Architects, so as to interact in the programmes organized by the IIA-Coimbatore Chapter.
  • In the last few years, Study tours to Auroville, Bangalore, and Chennai have provided extensive exposure to contemporary architectural practices. The Rural Design Studio in the Second year witnessed a weeklong visit to Kotagiri to study and document the character of traditional architectural practices prevailing there.
  • Regular participation in the trophies and competitions organized by NASA (National Association of Students of Architecture) has helped students to hone their talents and interact with the vibrant architecture student community.

Vision & Mission since 2009

  • Architectural education is primarily concerned with providing the students the highest of knowledge, skill and competence in the arts and science of architecture.
  • The school will work towards providing the students with practical and challenging training in the use of information technology that reflect the state – of – the – art architecture and establish a foundation for their practice in the future.
  • The school will also orient the students in the formation of high moral values and shape them towards leadership roles in the development tasks of community and nation building.