Sivanthi Aditanar College was established by Thenkumari Educational Society in 1984 as the first self-financing institution in Kanyakumari District,TamilNadu. This college is situated at a distance of 6 kms from Nagercoil. This institution stands as a tribute to Dr. B. SIVANTHI ADITANAR, a top brass in journalism, education, industry,politics and the world of sports and games.
The college hostel for men students is inside the college campus. The students whose residence is more than 20 kilometers away from the college may reside in the college hostel. Such students shall apply for hostel accommodation in the prescribed application form to the hostel warden.
Students can get necessary information regarding State and Central Govt. Scholarships from the college office.