Following are the 9 major Student Clubs of the University 

National Service Scheme (15 Units): provides opportunity to conduct awareness programmes to the people of adopted villages in and around KITS

Nature Club(3 Units viz, Green Campus, Environment and Solid Waste Management) provides opportunities to contribute to environment protection through activities such as nature trails, plantation programs, trekking in the forest, film screening on biodiversity and environmental related issues and various competitions and awareness campaigns. This club is divided into 3 units, ie Environment, Green Campus and Solid Waste Management.

Youth Red Cross is closely associated with the activities of Indian Red Cross Society, Tamil Nadu branch. YRC is in the forefront in organizing blood donation camps, first aid training programs, rural literacy programs, old age home visits etc.

Karunya Arts & Literary Association (KALA) major objective of this club is to sharpen dancing, singing, dramatics and literary talents of students. Students get the opportunity to participate in cultural events such as singing, dancing and state level competitions.

Rotaract Club of Karunya University is affiliated to the Rotary Club of Thondamuthur. Club conducts socially relevant activities such as AIDS awareness, Plastic eradication, leadership seminars etc.

Journalism Club provides opportunity to enhance the communication skill and  knowledge about the recent happenings in our country and around the world by investigating, analyzing and reporting.

Photo& Video Club provides skills and creative training in photography and videography to the students and an opportunity to exhibit their photography skill through competitions.

Music Club nurtures talented students and provide training and opportunity to showcase their love for and talent in music through events and competitions

Outreach Club seeks to promote the organizing and leadership skills in managing outdoor events among the students who are interested in spreading the message of universal love and peace.

These Club are merged with the above major clubs

Community Health Services focuses on health related  services such as conducting health check-up camps, eye camps, health awareness campaigns, seminars etc. (This club activities comes under NSS from the year 2018)

Leadership& Management Club nurtures the students to be effective leaders and also fostering their public speaking and communication skills. (This Club activities comes under Journalism Club from the year 2017-18)

Astronomy Club  provides  an opportunity to learn view celestial objects such as stars, planets, comets, star clusters and galaxies etc through lectures by eminent professionals and sky watching.

Food& Nutrition Club provides training on food & nutrition related issues enabling you to conduct training and awareness programs for the community.

Science & Faith Dialogue Club:provides knowledge about Science and Faith.

Ys Youth Club undergo sensitization camps and competitions to create awareness on the rights and responsibilities of every student towards the society and nation.

Software and Networking Club :  Students from all technical branches with non-IT background are given training in software useful in day-today applications, networking and safety.

Bethesda Services : Through this avenue, students get opportunity to do voluntary services by involving in activities like ushering and assisting the visitors at Bethesda International Prayer centre.

Vocational Training Club: Provide Training Programmes for Tribal / village people through this Club