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Coordinates: 12°59′16″N 79°58′17″E 12.9878209, 79.9713063


Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering

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      • Post Bag No. 3, Pennalur, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Telephone Numbers:
      • 27162321, 27162352, 27162530, 27163783, 27163784, 27163785, 27107016
      • 27162462, 27162956 (fax)
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Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering is a unit of Sri Venkateswara Educational and Health Trust (SVEHT). The Trust was founded on August 1, 1984 at the behest of Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal. In November 1984 the then State Government granted permission to conduct courses in Engineering leading to Bachelors Degree in Engineering in the disciplines of Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Computer Science Engineering, awarded by University of Madras. [1]

The inaugural function of the college complex at Nazarathpet took place on April 8, 1985 in the presence Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal. His Excellency Sri S.L Khurana, the then Governor of Tamil Nadu inaugurated. Sri C Aranganayagam, the then Minister of Education, presided and Sri K Rajaram, the then Minister of Industries, declared open the laboratories and workshops. On August 19, 1985 Dr. C Subramanian, former Finance Minister of India, inaugurated the commencement of academic work. [1]

The major objective of this institution is to plan and implement a programme of education in Engineering and Allied Sciences, to promote research, to disseminate knowledge and to foster co-operation and exchange of ideas between the academic community and industrial organisations and to develop entrepreneurship skills among the students. The GRIHAPRAVESAM function of the new Campus was performed on 25-07-1991 with the blessings of Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal and Sri Shankara Vijayendra Saraswati Swamigal in the presence of the former . The Campus houses a Vinayaka Temple named : "SRI VIJAYA GANAPATHY ALAYAM". The new campus was inaugurated by Shri R. Venketaraman on 5-1-1992. [1]

The college celebrated its decenium on 16-3-1996 and the then Honourable Minister of State for Commerce and now Finance minister for the Government of India Shri P.Chidambaram presided. [1]

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    • Kannan, M (October 2004 - October 2011)
    • Kumar, Satish Tl (July 1988 - June 1992)
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