A Momentous Journey....

1958

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The humble beginning of the institution with Diploma Programmes in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical by the munificent and Philanthropic Mr.Karumuth Thiagarajar Chettiar. Inaugurated by Mr.R.Venkatraman, the then Minister of Industries, Govt. of Madras.

1959

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Introduction of Diploma in Textile Technology

1976

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Admission of girls in Diploma Programmes

1978

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Award of Academic Autonomy to Diploma in Textile Technology

1982

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Introduction of Diploma in Production Engineering

 

 

Establishment of "Testing and Consultancy Service" in Textiles under DCA, GOI.

1983

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Introduction of Diploma in Man Made Fibre Technology

1984

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Introduction of Post-Diploma in Computer Applications – the only institution in Tamil Nadu out of the sixteen throughout India. (DOE, GOI)

1986

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Silver Jubilee Celebration in the presence of His Excellency Mr.R.Venkatraman, the then President of India.

1987

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Introduction of Diploma in Computer Engineering.

 

 

Award of academic autonomy by Govt. of Tamil Nadu

1991

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Establishment of Community Polytechnic Scheme (CPS) of the Govt. of India.

1992

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Introduction of Canada – India Institutional Co-operation Project (CIICP)

1995

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Introduction of Multi Point Entry and Credit System for admissions.

1997

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Construction of ladies hostel.

1998

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International linkage with New Brunswick Community College, Miramichi Canada.

2002

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Introduction of Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering

 

 

Establishment of Entrepreneurship Management and Development (EMD) Cell

2003

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Establishment of Industry Institute Partnership Cell (IIPC)

2004

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NBA accredited for six diploma programmes (First Term)

2005

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Introduction of Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering (SS)

2008

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MoU with JSW Steel Limited, Salem Works

2009

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Introduction of Diploma in Architectural Assistantship

 

 

Golden Jubilee Celebrations

 

 

Best ISTE Chapter Chairman Award (TN & P) to the Principal (First term)

2010

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State Level Best Polytechnic College Award

 

 

Best ISTE Chapter Chairman Award (TN & P) to the Principal (Second term)

 

 

Best ISTE Student Chapter Staff Advisor Award, TN & P

 

 

State Level Best NSS Unit Award | Programme Officer Award | Volunteers Award

2011

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Best IE(I) Engineering Student Award

 

 

State Level Best NSS Volunteers Award

 

 

Best ISTE Chapter Chairman Award (TN & P) to the Principal (Third term)

2012

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NBA accreditation for five diploma programmes (Second Term)

2013

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National Award for Best Polytechnic Principal

2014

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Introduction of Diploma in Civil Engineering (SS)

 

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Introduction of Vocational Diploma Programmes in Computer & Mechanical Engg. under NSQF through AICTE, New Delhi

 

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State Level Best NSS Volunteers Award

 

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Best Polytechnic Teacher Award in Tamil Nadu

 

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National Level AICTE-CII Best Industry-Linked Technical Institute Awards

2015

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SEED-SIIP Award for sustainable Institute Industry Partnership

 

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National Level Best Polytechnic IE(I) Students Chapter (II) Award

 

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Best IE(I) Student Chapter Award 2015 for Polytechnic College

 

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Innovation & Sustainability Award 2015 for Polytechnic College

 

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National Level AICTE-CII Best Industry-Linked Technical Institute Awards

2016

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Study visit to Dudley College, UK to develop Community Colleges by Dr. V. Karthikeyan, Principal and his team

2016 - National Level AICTE – CII Best Industry Linked Institute Award for ECE
2016 - National Level IE(I) Best Polytechnic Students' Chapter Award
2016 - National Level Best ISTE Students' Chapter Award
2016 - Innovation and Sustainability Awrd for Polytechnic College
2016 - Establishment of Regional Training centre and M-Shiksha of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.,
2017 - SEED SIIP Award
2017 - Best Education Administrator Award to Dr.Karthikeyan, Principal
2017 - Innovation Sustainability Award 2016 for polytechnic college
2017 - Best IE(I) Student Chapter Award 2016 for Polytechnic College