Dr G R Damodaran college of Science, affiliated to Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and recognized by the University Grants Commission is a highly regarded Co-educational institution offering Degree, Post Graduate, M.Phil and Ph.D programmes in Management, Computer Science, Social Work, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Visual and Mass Communication, Commerce and International Business.

                        It was started in 1988 and within a span of 2 decade it had registered exceptional progress.The NAAC is a statutory body set up by the UGC for assessing and rating the universities and colleges in India so as to help them identify and overcome weaknesses and deficiencies and motivate them towards quality enhancement. GRDCS put its claims for high overall quality and superior performance (in the pursuit of excellence) beyond question by obtaining recognition including the Re-accredited at ‘A’ Grade Level rating by the NAAC (NATIONAL ASSESSMENT AND ACCREDITATION COUNCIL).

                        The College has obtained the ISO 9001:2008 certification testifying to the outstanding quality focus built into all its systems and processes. The College has been granted autonomy by the UGC from 2004-05 which enables it to frame its own innovative and relevant curricula and evaluation systems. The degrees will be awarded by the Bharathiar University.