Post graduate courses of Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science include-- M.Sc. in (Computer Science), M.Sc. in (Information Technology), M.Com., (Income Tax) Departments like Tamil, Commerce, Management Studies, Mathematics, English, Chemistry, Physics, Computers, are well served by its team of experienced and qualified faculty members. Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science also has a Department of Co-operation which offers B.Sc. in Co-operation. The computer, Physics and Chemistry departments of Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science, have their own hi tech laboratory facilities.
Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science library is fully computerised that helps the students and teachers on various subjects, without wasting much time. The library houses significant dailies and journals, both of national and international fame, magazines on languages like Tamil and English.
Development clubs are active in the college promoting various social awareness activities. Students are encouraged to actively participate in activities organised by Red Ribbon Club and wing of National Service Scheme ( NSS). Under supervision of Lions Club, Kallakurichi, the Leo club has also opened its branch in Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science. Blood donation club also is prompt in organising blood donation camps on a yearly basis. Environment protection club has been formed with the motto of safeguarding the nature and its valuable resources. Students are involved for generating awareness, especially amongst rural folks. For encouraging women to take part in several national developmental activities and to arouse their confidence, Annai Tersa Women's Development Centre has been established. Youth Red Cross Society is a benevolent society, which inculcates the habit of serving the society amongst the students. Govthama Buddha Yoga And Meditation Centre enhances the personality skills of the students of this college.
Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science provides hostel accommodation both for men and women, separated with all the modern facilities. Division system is used for paying the cost of boarding and lodging. Hygienic meals, steam cooking facilities, mineral water plant supplying drinking water in the hostel for 24 hrs, make them comfortable. Besides the students also can get continual power supply with the aid of generators. To enjoy life to its fullest TV, games kit is also offered. Quite a conducive place to enrich knowledge and climb the ladder of life.
Several Programming Language Web sites has been developed by Dr. R.K Shanmugam College of Arts and Science. These are namely- Tizag, Academictutorials, W3schools, Vyoms, Devshed, Testsworld, AspFree, Sourcecodesworld, Vyomlinks, Vyomworld, Developersdex, Jobsassist, Bestebooksworld, Topmasala, Discussionsworld.
The cell is sensitised to function all through the year, towards generating placement and training opportunities for the students. Training activities are organised all through the year in an effort towards preparing the prospective students for campus selection.