We are Arunachalam Jesudasan Trust.  Founded in July 2011, by Dr. V.A Vidya, Late. Prof. Venkatraman and

Mr. J. Rajasekaran, the trust works  towards empowering the  under served children, young adults and youth, in pursuing higher studies. We address all psycho-social, economic, and cultural barriers to educational achievement and learning. As part of our regular programs, we help our participants enhance their technical skills, and professional qualifications.

The AJ Trust Madurai Board,

consists of the Founder and

Managing Trustee Dr.V.A.Vidya,

two founder Trustees, honorary  Academic consultants

 and  ten honorary board members.  Annually there are 6 Board meetings.  Three executive committee meetings are held with the Auditor and three general body meetings are held with the other trustees and honorary members.  All the academic programs are planned at least  a year ahead.

The Academic Committee consists of associates, professors, and professionals from Tamil Nadu, India and abroad.  

We are inspired and lead by Prof. Emeritus. Joseph W. Elder, who created the modular intercultural learning programs beyond the classrooms in democratic settings.