Sri Murugan Centre, which was formed in 1982, has helped thousands of Indian schoolchildren from the national schools and national-type Tamil schools in Perak in their education. It provides free tuition to students to prepare them for their various examinations. In the recent Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) examination, the centre assisted 165 pupils from national schools and 164 in Tamil schools in their study for their examination.
The results showed there were 85 high achievers, including 26 with 5 As in the national schools and 21 with 7 As in Tamil schools. Its centres in Perak are in Ipoh, Sitiawan, Ayer Tawar, Gopeng and Tanjung Rambutan.