Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College

Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College (SMVEC) is an engineering college in Puducherry union territory, India. The college was established in 1999 to provide technical education to young citizens. The institution is affiliated to Pondicherry University and is approved by All India Council for Technical Education.

Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College
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Motto'A stimulating place to learn and practice technology'
ChairmanShri. N.Kesavan
PrincipalDr. V.S.K. Venkatachalapathy
11°54′53″N 79°38′08″E / 11.9147°N 79.635664°E / 11.9147; 79.635664Coordinates: 11°54′53″N 79°38′08″E / 11.9147°N 79.635664°E / 11.9147; 79.635664
Campusan, 60 acres
AffiliationsPondicherry University

Location and accessEdit

The college is in the suburban locality of Madagadipet, around 22 km from Puducherry and 20 kilometers from Villupuram.

It is accessible directly by road. Bus transport provided by PRTC, TNSPTC and private bus operators provide direct transport till Madagadipet.


The blocks (buildings) in the college campus are

  • Administration Block
  • Science and Humanities Block
  • Information Technology Block
  • Mechanical Department Block
  • EEE block
  • ECE Block
  • PG Block
  • College Canteen
  • Workshop
  • Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
  • Machinery Laboratory
  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel


  • Information Technology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Instrumentation and Control Engineering
  • M.Tech Networking
  • M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering
  • M.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • M.Tech Power Electronics and Drives
  • M.Tech Manufacturing Engineering
  • M.Tech VLSI & Embedded Systems
  • MBA - Master of Business Administration
  • MCA - Master of Computer Application


Eligibility to admission to the UG degree courses is a successful completion of the Higher Secondary course or equivalent level education for direct entry students. For lateral entry students (those entering the course in its second year), Diploma degree in any engineering course is necessary.

Students can enter via CENTAC, in which case they would not have to pay management seats. 50% of the college seats are reserved for students who deserve CENTAC seats.

Rank holdersEdit

University gold medals and rank details, May 2015Edit

Department Gold Medalist University Rank Total
B.Tech. EEE 1 3,5,6,10,11,12,13,14 8
B.Tech. ECE - 3,5,8,9 4
B.Tech. CSE 1 3,4,6,7,8,9,10 7
B.Tech. IT 1 2,5,7,10 4
B.Tech. ICE 1 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 9
B.Tech. MECH 1 2,3,4,10 4
M.Tech. ECE - 2,5,9 3
M.Tech. NW 1 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 9
M.Tech. PE&D - 2,4,5,7,8,9 6
MCA 1 2,3,4,7 4
MBA 1 2,3,4,5,8 5

University gold medals and rank details, May 2013Edit

Department Gold Medalist University Rank Total
B.Tech. EEE 1 2,4,5,6,7,9,11,12,13 9
B.Tech. ECE 1 7,8 2
B.Tech. CSE 1 3,4,5,6,7,8 6
B.Tech. IT 1 2,3,4,5,7 5
B.Tech. ICE 1 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 9
B.Tech. MECH 1 2,3,4,10 4
M.Tech. ECE - 3,6,10 3
M.Tech. CSE - 8 1
M.Tech. NW 1 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10 9
MCA - 6,10 2
MBA - 2,2,3,5,9 5


The main aim of the association is to maintain a link between the college and alumni and share details of mutual growth, achievement and advancement in fields.

The goals and objectives of the alumni association are contained in the constitution of the Alumni Association adopted in 2012 as its purposes


The college has a spacious library with 58,761 volumes of books, with Indian and foreign journals, periodicals, newsletters and magazines. Open access system is being followed. A separate reference section and reading hall is also available.


The institution operates a fleet of 53 buses and a van for the students and staff to commute from the towns of effective transport facility covering every nook and corner of Puducherry, Cuddalore, Neyveli, Tindivanam, Villupuram. More than 80% of students use the transport service.


Sri Manakula Vinayaga Educational Trust (SMVE Trust) was formed with the avowed objective of imparting quality medical and technical education especially to the rural sections of the society. SMVE Trust was established in 1998 under the chairmanship of the beloved founder Shri. N. Kesavan and is progressing in its vision under the guidance of Shri. M. Dhanasekaran, chairman and managing director, Shri. S.V. Sugumaran, vice chairmanan, Dr. K. Narayanasamy, secretary. To cherish this objective and to join hands with the policy of the government of India in enhancing Medical and Technical Education to meet the needs of our nation by ensuring the employability of the students, the trust has established “Mailam Engineering College” in 1998 and “Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College” in 1999.

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