Pondicherry Engineering College is an Institution promoted and fully funded by the Government of Puducherry. The College was started in 1984 under the VII Five Year Plan. It is an autonomous Institution for the purposes of administration, staff recruitment and College development and is managed by a Board of Governors. The College is affiliated to Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, for the academic purposes. The College has been growing from strength to strength since its inception. PEC is ranked 53 in Engineering Category by NIRF India Rankings 2018.
5th Annual Silver Jubilee Reunion - The PEC Alumni Association (PECAA) has convened the 5th Annual Silver Jubilee Reunion on 2nd July, 2018 at the Seminar Hall, Chemical Engineering Block. The reunion was attended by a large number of alumni graduated in the year 1993. Many of them are working in top MNCs such as Panasonic, Planet, TCS, Nokia, Microchip, etc., in Japan, America, Switzerland, Canada and India and they are holding top positions in those companies. Prof. G.Zayaraz, Coordinator, PECAA welcomed the gathering. Dr.S.Subramanian, Dean (Admin) and Dr.K.Vivekanandan Dean(Students) presided over the function. The President,PECAA-2018, Mr. MuthuKumar alumnus of this batch delivered the special address. The Chief guest Prof. P.Dananjayan, Principal PEC requested the alumni to participate in development of the institution. Mrs. Anita Christina, Secretary and alumni presented the vote of thanks. Former Principals Dr.T.G.Palanivel and Dr.V.Prithiviraj graced the occasion and insisted on the importance of Alumni of PEC in the growth of Puducherry. Mr.MuthuKumar and Dr.S.Saraswathi have made arrangements for the function.
Felicitations to Professor on Retirement - The faculty of Dept. of Civil Engineering bid farewell to Dr. T. SUNDARARAJAN, Professor, Civil Engineering who got retired from his services on attaining his age of superannuation by the month of June 2018. Having served in this institute for a long tenure (33 years), Prof. T.S has contributed a lot to the development of the department and the institution as a whole. The faculty and the staff members of Civil Engineering department gathered on 28th June, 2018 to honour the senior professor and wished him a happy retired life.