Madurai is a major city in the State of Tamil Nadu. Madurai is the third largest city in Tamil Nadu. Madurai is closely associated with the Tamil language, as all three primary congregations of Tamil scholars, the Third Tamil Sangams, were held in the city between 1780 BCE and the 3rd century CE.
The Madurai Branch of SIRC was formed with effect from 1st April 1962 vide Notification No. 1-CA(24)/61 dated 10th March 1962is one of the first six branches in India and is one of the first four branches setup under SIRC of ICAI. The Madurai Branch of SICASA was formed with effect from 5th January 1963.