Srinivasan College of Arts & Science was established by Shri.A. Srinivasan, President of Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Charitable and Educational Trust, Perambalur. The trust was registered on 18th January 1994 under the Tamilnadu Societies Act.

The college was started on 29th November 2004 as per the g.o no.: ms. 477 and got affiliated to Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli. (Ref. no23015/d1/2004 dated: 02.12.2004).