The C.P. RAMASWAMI AIYAR FOUNDATION was established in 1966, to continue the work of Dr. C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar, to serve the interests of the community at large and to promote Indian culture and education, research and socio-economic development.

The Foundation is situated in the Grove, the ancestral home of
Dr. C.P., at 1 Eldams Road, Alwarpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Our mission

  • To provide innovative and specialized education within the Indian cultural ethos
  • To improve the social, economic and cultural lifestyles of diverse populations
  • To strive for excellence

C.P.R. ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTRE is a Centre Established jointly by the Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Government of India and the C.P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation.

The Centre has been set up to increase consciousness and knowledge about the environment and the major environmental problems facing India today. The Centre has been conducting a variety of programmes to spread awareness and interest among the public, including voluntary workers, educators, farmers, women, youth and children, on all aspects of the environment and ecology, with the purpose of promoting conservation of nature and natural resources.

The Centre produces resource materials and educational packages, organises exhibitions, has a data bank, provides services to Government and non-Government agencies and has taken up field programmes to promote awareness through action.