JBAS College is one of the seven arts and science colleges selected for the prestigious status in Tamil Nadu.
The list of the seven colleges are as follows:
1. Madras Christian College, Chennai 2. DG Vaishnav College, Chennai 3. Stella Maris College, Chennai 4. Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women, Chennai 5. Women's Christian College, Chennai 6. Vivekananda College, Madurai and 7.CMS College, Coimbatore.
The Muslim community will be happy to know the achievement of the JBAS College which is the creation of the great reformer and educational visionary Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed saheb. He had to face many hardships in establishing this college. His strong determination and missionary zeal brought him success. His service to the educational uplift of the Muslim community is great.
The JBAS College was and is even today an important instrument in making the Muslim community realize the importance of higher education for women. But for this College the educational advancement of the Muslim girls would not have been what it is today.