Shri B.Padmanabhan the philanthropist of Srimushnam established Padmanabhan Educational and Charitable Trust in 1999 , and it was granted in the name of B.Padmanabhan Jayanthimala College of Arts and Science as per the Govt. Order No. M.S. 150 dt.29/05/2000 and subsequently obtained affiliation from the University of Madras in the academic year 2000 – 2001.
The library plays a key role in the academic activities of the Institute. It is conveniently located in a spacious accommodation with computer aided reading room facility for providing support to large number of students. The library has a large collection of books, journals and periodicals. Stock of books is regularly updated with the latest editions. The Institute has an e-library that enables students to access resource on line. The Institute subscribes to AICTE-INDEST Consortium through which the students can access large number of foreign journals. In addition to automated search and issue of reference books and periodicals, the book bank facility is also provided to students to maintain quality learning. The central library can accommodate about 150 users at any given time in its spacious group study areas with separate reading rooms for staff and students. Multimedia facility is available to encourage the students for e-learning.
Laboratory: The best of laboratory facilities required for each of the programme with the latest and modern equipments are available in all the departments. Computer Science, chemistry, Physics and Lanuguage laboratories have sophisticated equipments for the advanced learning.
The Placement Cell of BPJASC is active throughout the year as it takes charge of the training of the student’s right from the first year.