Khadir Mohideen College was established in 1955, and celebrated the Golden Jubilee in 2005. The College was established with a mission to provide cost-effective good quality higher education catering to the educational needs of the Muslim minority and other socially and economically disadvantaged members of society including fisher folk.The College aims at inculcating religious and moral values in the students and imparts training so as to have an all-round development of their personality.
The College offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses in various subjects. The College is recognized by the Government of Tamil Nadu and the UGC. The UGCs recognition under 2f and 12B was obtained in 1972. The College also offers self-financing courses. The College is located in in the "East Cost National High Way of Sethu Samuthira Thittam" in Adirampattinam,Thanjavur District,Tamil Nadu, India rural area and is spread over about 17 acres. It is a minority Institution affiliated to the Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli and Nationally Accredited with B++ Grade By NAAC.
When the founder of the College late Haji, Janab S.M.S Shaik Jalaludeen noticed the phenomenal growth of Khadir Mohideen High School which he started on 25-06-1949,he felt the need for establishing a centre for higher studies to the youth of this economically and sociall downtrodden people of this area.The College was started on 05-07-1955 by late Haji.Janab.S.M.S Shaik Jalaludeen under the wakf known as 'M.K.N Mathurasa'. The establishment of our College is a yeoman service rendered by our 'Kalvi Thanthai'late Haji, Janab S.M.S.Shaik Jalaludeen in the cause of higher education for the people of this area of whom the majority are Muslims. His tenure of office as Secretary and Correspondent of the Educational institutions(Salahiya Arabic College,Khadir Mohideen College,Khadir Mohideen Higher Secondary School for Boys,Khadir Mohideen Secondary School for Girls,Adirampattinam) has been inscribled in golden letters in the field of education.
Khadir Mohideen College has been an oasis in the desert of educational backwardness and in the wilderness of economic insecurity and abject poverty experienced and suffered by the masses. Khadir Mohideen College has offered asylum to job seekers and has made the educated jobless feel secure and contented with permanent employment and income. Guided and inspired by the secular and democratic credentials of the founding fathers, this citadel of learning has advocated, pursued and practiced the lofty ideals of co-existence symbolizing and signifying religious and social harmony. Khadir Mohideen College has indeed been the Mecca of learning and advancement to hundreds of aspiring youngsters hailing from poor economic background as it has risen to be a research oriented college by offering an enviable variety of viable and valid graduate programs in two streams with the strength of 1769 students.
The College was upgraded as a Post Graduate Institution in 1985.After the sad demise of S.M.S.Shaik Jalaludeen on 2-10-1986, his eldest son Haji Janab S.Mohamed Mohideen became the Secretary and Correspondent of the College and continued the unfinished work of his father with full enthusiasm. During his period, most of the P.G. Courses were introduced in the college.Haji.A.M.Shamsudeen B.A., was the Secretary and Correspondent of the College from September 1992 to 24-09-2001 and rendered good educational services.Janab.Dr.S. Mohamed Aslam has assumed charge as Secretary and Correspondent of the Educational Institutions from 01.04.2005 to 21.09.2012. Haji.K.S Sharfudeen was the Secretary and Correspondent of the Educational Institutions from 22.09.2012 to 05.03.2013.The Hon’ble High Court of Madras(Madurai Bench) appointed Justice K.Sampath as the Administrator for M.K.N Mathurasa Trust and its Educational Institutions from 06.03.2013 and he continued up to 06.12.2016. The Hon’ble High Court of Madras(Madurai Bench) appointed Justice M.Thanikachalam as the Administrator for M.K.N Mathurasa Trust and its Educational Institutions from 07.01.2017. NAAC has reaccredited our college with “B” Grade. Our college is affiliated to Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli.