Chair Persons

Unnal MudiyumThambi ~ Dr.M.S.Udayamurthy

Dr.M.S.Udayamurthy, renowned for his catchy phrase 'Unnal Mudiyum Thambi, Nambu' is the patron of this school.
Born in Vila Nagar in the present Nagapattinam district, he obtained a doctorate in Chemical engineering from the United States. He later returned to India with the idea of making a difference in public life. In 1988, he started the MakkalSakthiIyakkam. Dr. Udhayamurthy authored 23 books, most of which spoke on personality development and self-confidence. He also authored books on business and spirituality. He undertook four 'padayatras' stressing the need for synchronising various rivers in the country, covering more than 2,000 km.

Dr.M.S.Udayamurthy had endeared himself to tamil readers with many of his articles like "Thattungal Thirakkappadum," and "Unnal Mudiyum Thambi, Nambu" published in AnandaVikatan in the eighties. His books carried motivating messages for the nation and the youngsters. Some of his books are in the curriculum of universities and schools in Tamil Nadu.
He was indeed a visionary. He was in the USA for quite some time. He was one of the prominent advisers for Wisconsin University, USA. He had the innate desire to do something for his native place. In 1980s, he returned to India by giving his business to his son and settled in Chennai; he started MakkalSakthiIyakkam, a social organization to help the society.
Dr. M.S. Udayamurthy School of Excellence is an institution dedicated to mould, shape and produce very good citizens who respect the constitution of our nation, by promoting literacy, wisdom and excellence. The school is trying and providing to fulfill the vision, an environment in which every student taps his/her latent potential and prove the mettle.
He, died of a cardiac arrest on 21.1.13 in Chennai at the age of 85 and is survived by two sons and a daughter.


The founder of Dr.M.S.Udayamurthy School of Excellence is Mr.K.Kailasam B.A., B.L., a great visionary who was well known for his simplicity and honesty. He was a beacon of will power and innovation. Being a dynamic personality he was a patient listener and a good reader. It was said that the smile on his benign face made many forget their sorrows. This CBSE School was initially introduced by our chairman in Namakkal to impart a better education to his fellow community in the year 2000 and it has become a CBSE exam centre since 2012.
The school is marching ahead to fulfill his mission and vision.