Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College was established in the year 1999. The institution has been approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Pondicherry University. It is the first institution in Pondicherry State which got ISO 9001:2000 Certification and established the ‘Nila Community Radio Station’ with the approval of Government of India. It is the First engineering institution in Puducherry which is accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade. It is also accredited by the IT giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS). Within a short span, the institution has attained an enviable reputation by possessing all the hall marks of premier Institution in pursuit of excellence. The Institution aims at equipping budding professionals with excellent theoretical and practical knowledge. It also takes pride in developing the students with leadership and interpersonal skills and thus shaping them as strategic scholars with competitive spirits who will be capable of delivering their best in the technological world.