Shri Shankarlal Sundarbai Shasun Jain College for Women is yet another feather in the cap of Shri S. S. Jain Educational Society. The College has been established with a generous contribution made by Smt.Sundarbai Shankarlal Charitable Trust, T.Nagar, Chennai of the SHASUN Family and Group, which is one of the leading Indian manufacturers of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients strongly built on its R&D expertise with a global presence. The Management Committee of the College consists of eminent industrialists, philanthropists, academicians and administrators of repute. With their constant guidance and encouragement, the College is confident of converting itself into an institution of excellence. The aim of Shri Shankarlal Sundarbai Shasun Jain College for Women is to provide quality education to young aspiring women candidates and to equip them to meet the changing needs of the society and industry. With this goal in mind the College provides the students a congenial atmosphere conducive to their academic and creative growth. It is a self-supporting institution committed to the cause of education : general, professional, moral and technical, catering to the educational aspirations of the society at large. It embodies and strives to deliver world-class education and research in Science and Humanities.
The college has unique research, training and counseling Centre called SHASUN SUKHANDA. The College has a fully equipped Visual Communication department with a research centre attached, called RACE.The college was granted permission by the Govt. of Tamilnadu by its G.O on 16th September, 2004 and affiliation by the University of Madras on 18th May 2005.The College works to become a center of excellence.