K.M.Mission Medical & Educational Trust, Madurai started the K.M.College of Pharmacy in the year, 1981 with foresight to provide pharmacy education in the backward districts and develop an institution of excellence in India.
Within three years the management was able to move to its won spacious building, built as per the requirement of the Pharmacy council of India at Uthangudi in a rural background.
In 1985, the B.Pharm, degree course was started with affiliation from the Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai. Subsequently, it came under the Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University for starting M.Pharm Degree course in the branches of Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmacognosy.