Velammal College of Engineering and Technology - VCET
Velammal College of Engineering and Technology was established in 2007 to impart quality technical education to the socially and the economically challenged sections of South Tamil Nadu. It is a non-minority institution run under self supporting stream. It is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. This college was established by the visionary Shri. M. V. Muthuramalingam, a Professional Engineer and the Chairman of the Velammal Educational Trust, Chennai. Velammal College of Engineering and Technology is headed by Dr. N. Suresh Kumar, an astute leader with more than two decades of academic & administrative experience. The institution houses a team of well learned and experienced leaders as Heads of the various departments. The College has excellent human resources for teaching and allied works of teaching. There are around 45 Ph.D holders among the teaching fraternity and they are followed by an equal number of members pursuing Ph.D. The institution invites leading academicians such as eminent professors, lead scientists and seasoned administrators to deliver guest lectures so as to update the knowledge of students /staff in their respective domains. Velammal College of Engineering and Technology is an integral part of the civic, urban and artistic energy of Madurai and uses the entire city as a living classroom that broadens our students’ understanding of the world around them. For 6 years, the college has been attracting a wide variety of motivated students — many of them immigrants or the children of immigrants who wish to better their lives through a superb education. They come because of the college’s renowned faculty of academics, professionals and artists who are among the best in their field. They know they will be learning on a campus, with well-equipped facilities, smart classrooms — all with a highly affordable tuition. VCET has a student enrollment of 16,822 students — 13,095 undergraduates and 3,727 graduates.
Velammal College of Engineering & Technology, Madurai, has an independent Training & placement Cell devoted to cater the needs of the organizations in conducting campus interviews for placements. It is headed by Mr. P. Srinivasaperumal, and is assisted by Staff and Students Placement coordinators who lead a team of placement representatives from various courses of study. The TPO Cell plays a very important and key role in counseling and guiding the students for their successful career a placement which is a crucial interface between the stages of completion of academic program of the students and their entry into the Corporates. The cell also coordinates various activities to the career of the students along with the industrial training.
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