Pacheri Sri Nallathangal Amman College of Engineering and Technology (PSNACET), Dindigul was founded in 1984 by Sri Rengalatchumi Educational Trust. The social vision and educational mission of the great philanthropist, the founder of the institution, Thiru. R.S.Kothandaraman, is best proved in the growth of the college itself. PSNACET is approved by AICTE and also affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. All the programmes are accredited by NBA, New Delhi. It is located 10kms away from Dindigul on the National Highway of Dindigul – Palani.
PSNACET offers seven UG programmes and eight PG programmes in engineering, MCA and MBA. PSNACET, with its devoted management, qualified and dedicated faculty, well furnished infrastructure and fully equipped library and laboratories, strides for academic excellence, targeting global standards in Engineering and Technology education. The college has a total built-up area of 10, 33,194 sq. feet and each department has independent self-contained blocks. As PSNACET is an inspirational place to study, it has attracted foreign students. The college campus is Wi-Fi enabled and 24 hour internet facility of 256 Mbps with 1:1 connectivity is provided.
In recognition of the above merits, PSNACET is awarded with “Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Award for an Engineering College having Best Overall Performance” by the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi for the year 2007. The sponsored research projects worth more than one crore from All India Council of Technical Education, Department of Science and Technology and Department of Road Transportation, etc are undertaken in all the streams of Engineering and Technology.
The College has Human Resource Development, Entrepreneurship Development, and Placement Cells to harness the skills of the students and instill confidence in order to face future challenges. The college is accredited by Tata Consultancy Services, Wipro Technologies and the college is a member of NASSCOM, New Delhi.
The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is the leading National Professional non-profit making organization for the Technical Education System in our country and the second largest Professional society next to IEEE in the world with the motto of Career Development of Teachers and Personality Development of Students. At present, ISTE has a very large and an effective membership base consisting of more than 1,02,985 Life Members, 5,54,094 Student Members, 2410 Institutional Members (including IITs, IISC.., NITs and other leading technical institutions), 1214 Faculty Chapters and 1322 Students' Chapters and 17 Sections throughout the country. The major objective of the ISTE is to provide quality training programmes to teachers and administrators of technical institutions to update their knowledge and skills in their fields of activity and to assist and contribute in the production and development of high quality professional engineers. ISTE TN & P section is a vibrant section among all 16 sections in India. It has a strength of 37,365 life members with 1,65,256 students members