The college aims to build an institution with international repute and contribute to the development of human resources, in the form of professional engineers and managers of international excellence and competence.
Established on 9th September 1999, Valliammai Engineering College (VEC) is a division of SRM Group of Educational Institutions for privileged learning. The College is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. It is functioning under the auspices of Valliammai Educational Society which is known for providing quality education in various fields for more than three decades. This institution thrives on the noble vision of, “Educate to excel in Social Transformation”.
Valliammai Engineering College has established its canvas in the field of education by making a concrete growth over the four pillars of a foundation being rank, result, research & placement. They promote their students in all branches of learning and encourage them to take active participation in extra-curricular activities as well for their overall development. Students are drawn from all walks of life, from all around India and the world. This makes the institution an ethnically diverse learning center.
Courses that Shape the Future of Students
The college offers seven courses in the Under Graduate level and eight courses in the Post Graduate level.
The institution caters for Bachelors in engineering degree in various streams namely, Computer Science Electronics and Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Electronics and Instrumentation, Information Technology, Mechanical and Civil. They also offer a Masters in engineering program in Control & Instrumentation, Communication Systems, Computer Science, Structural, CAD/CAM, Power Systems, Master of Business Administration and Master of Computer Application.
Unique features of VEC
VEC has a well-established central and departmental libraries which has an extensive collection of academic volumes, popular periodicals, national and international journals, added digital resources, book bank facilities, and online journals.
They also provide their students with IT Infrastructure, along with free Wi-Fi connection, and computers with latest configurations. All departmental labs of VEC are equipped with latest machines, up to date software and hardware. Apart from the academics the college also caters for the recreational need of the students by providing various sports facilities. The colleges provide hygienic, delicious food and refreshments in the College canteen so that students don’t have to go extra mile in search of food.
The management encourages a healthy students life thus it offers various medical facilities which are absolutely free and accessible to students around the clock. Apart from this, the campus also has a post office, bank facilities, ATMs, and transport facility around Chennai.
VEC provides various concessions and scholarships to the students of economically backward section. It gives financial aid to the wards of their college staff members, student refugees, and sports talented students as well. They also provide management scholarships for students.
Career Development Activities for Students
The college also provides for general personality development of their students by organizing workshops and seminars to boost their general skills in Entrepreneurship and also to make them acquainted with current industrial trends. VEC has also taken the initiative to guide the students in Global Education and to enable them to achieve success in competitive exams like GATE, GMAT, GRE, and TOEFL. They guide them through regular Career Counseling sessions to identify the opportunities for higher studies in domestic and international institutions.
Mentors of VEC
Ravi Pachamoothoo is the Chairman of SRM Group. Under his able and dynamic leadership, the internationally renowned SRM University is now ranked among the top private University in India. “We never forget to hold high the fact that learning is involvement instilled with motivation and guidance. Every student is helped to mold his professional outlook, guided to learn well and motivated to mark excellence in his career. We always make it a habit to have great incidents to be transformed as history, events into achievements and learners into legends. Valliammai Engineering College always heads further to lead the learner on to the right path of grooming to excel as professionals of great caliber to flourish in their field” asserts Chairman of SRM Group.
Dr.B.Chidhambara Rajan is the honorable Principal of the Valliammai Engineering College. He obtained his Bachelor’s in Electronics & Communications Engineering, Master’s in Microwave & Optical engineering from Madurai Kamaraj University and Ph.D. from Anna University, Chennai. He has twenty-seven years of teaching experience in various reputed institutions. He is a member of professional societies like IEEE, IETE, IEI, etc. He has published several technical papers in national and international journals and conferences as well.
“People depend on yesterday’s idea have no chance of survival in today’s competitive environment where change is at the speed of thought. Keeping this in mind, people at VEC train their students to be fully prepared for the challenges of the future,” asserts Principal, VEC.
Notable Alumni of VEC
Alumni of an institution are the main icons that represent the quality of its education in the outside world. To bridge the gap between industry and academia, VEC often organizes interaction of the alumni with the final year students. Many of their alumni have completed P.G degree in various Universities in India and abroad.
“Words of Trust”
“VEC is one of the best colleges in the state. The infrastructure of the college is great and teachers are also good.”
– Jobish Raj EB, Mechanical (2015)
“Study wise Valliammai Engineering College offers great courses and labs. There are various opportunities for the student. There are regular seminars conducted by the college. Many other opportunities are available for students to help follow their dreams.”
– S.Lingesan, CSE (2016)