Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam is a multi-art institution consists of three faculties viz. Music /Dance / Fine Arts established in the year 1987 to commemorate the Birth Centenary of the National Poet Subramania Bharathi. It is being Governed by the members of the Governing Body of the Society. The object of the Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam is to carry out the propagation of Art & Culture and to establish a memorial in Pondicherry to the Poet Subramaniya Bharathi.
With this object, Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam was started with three departments viz. Music, Dance and Visual Arts.
The object is to promote and train the South Indian Art and Culture among the yonger generation with spiritual and discipline. On completion of their training, the students will become a professionalist and getting so many opportunities in Govt. and private concerns to seat themselves as an artist and to establish their own concern in dance, Music and Fine Arts.
The Bharathiar Palkalaikoodam is a society registered under Societies Registration Act,1860, running the college, affiliated with Pondicherry University & approved by AICTE for the BVA degree and is funded and sponsored by the Govt. of Puducherry.