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.
On the occasion of 72nd Independence Day Dr. P. Dananjayan, the Principal hoisted the national flag in front of the administrative block at 7.30 a.m. on Wednesday, the 15th August, 2018. The faculty, staff and students of PEC participated in zeal of spirit and paid respect to the unfurled national flag.
Inauguration of ECE Students' Council The ECE Students’ Council activities for the academic year 2018-2019 was inaugurated by Dr. Deepak Selvanathan, Senior Process Engineer (PEC-ECE Alumnus), Intel Corporation, USA. Dr. P. Dhananjayan, Principal delivered the presidential address and Dr. M.Tamilarasi, the Head of ECE Department welcomed the gathering. Dr.Deepak Selvanathan delivered a technical presentation on “Moore’s Law and Intel Logic Technology Development”. Certificates were distributed by the dignitaries to the winners of the events conducted by ECE Students’ Council in the academic year 2018-2019.
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.