Institution Profile

About our Institution

SNMV Institute of management was started by the Coimbatore Welfare Association in 1994 during the silver jubilee year of CWA. It is located on a serene campus of 50 acres at Malumachampatti, near the famous Eachanari temple on Coimbatore-Pollachi National Highway.

SNMV Institute of Management – the Management Studies wing of SNMV family of Educational Institutions, is today ranked as one of the best Management Institutes under Bharathiar University. SNMV Institute of Management, a not-for-profit education institution offers a full-time MBA Programme. The institute is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and is affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. The Institute upholds the great Indian heritage and culture and aims to impart value-based education.

The goal of all teaching and learning process is to produce graduates who are skilled and knowledgeable and who know how to learn, what to learn, and perhaps most importantly, why to learn. Understanding that decisions about what is worth learning and doing are not possible outside the context of cultural value. The institution fosters, through its commitment to the education in values as well as in specific knowledge areas.

History of CWA

COIMBATORE WELFARE ASSOCIATION was born in 1964, By the efforts taken by some early group of North Indians domiciled in Coimbatore. It was aiming to cater to the social welfare needs of the Coimbatoreans. The Association was registered under Societies Act, During the year 1964.


It was in 1964 COIMBATORE WELFARE ASSOCIATION came into existence. The Association has a clear mission to produce Academic scholars and skilled managers who can meet the challenges of International Trade and Industry flooded by Multinational companies, thereby ensuring excellent placement opportunities to them.


Accordingly, Coimbatore Welfare Association has started a School during the year 1964 in the style of Shri Nehru Maha Vidyalaya and College during the year 1989 in the style of Shri Nehru Maha Vidyalaya College of Arts & Science, Malumachampatti, Coimbatore – 641050.


Coimbatore Welfare Association owes it success to the highly ethical procedures being followed in all its efforts. The Association has a democratic set up with the General Body electing a President once in two years along with a team of Governing Council Members. When a new President assumes office, the Past President does not become extinct, but becomes a most active participant of the team guiding and counseling the future course of action.


Today the school caters nearly 3000 students with 180 teaching and administrative staff. The School has got all kinds of infrastructures like playground, Smart classrooms, Adequate furniture, laboratories for all science subjects/ All these and more have enabled the school to be one among the reputed schools in the town offering education from PRE KG to +2 level.


The Coimbatore Welfare Association, Initiated a School by the then Vice President of CWA, Late Shri Motilal Dhanraj Parekh hailing from Lapod a small village in Rajasthan, With 11 children in a small godown of the founder President of CWA, Shri Kanaklal Abhaichand. Other prominent personalities involved in the establishment of the School were Shri R G Bhuradia, Shri Selrajji Phoolchand (Ottajee), Shri Chandmal Bafna, Shri Pukhraj Bafna and others. Just then Shri Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, The Prime Minister of India, has attained the Heavenly Abode. Hence, The School was named as SHRI NEHRU MAHA VIDYALAYA.


During the year 1973 the school moved into its own premises on a land of 5 acres at R S Puram area, which is in the heart of the city.