Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology (MCET) is a self – financing educational institution situated in Pollachi, Coimbatore District. MCET is the vision of Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam, whose determination and dynamism made possible the realization of this institution of excellence. MCET was established in 1998 to commemorate the 75th Birthday of this great visionary Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam.
The society’s solicitation made him the Chairman of NIA to expand education right from schooling to engineering. Within a short span of 50 years the bud- NIA- has blossomed in lot many avenues and has spread its fragrance in industrialization, education, finance, transportation, synthetic gems, textiles, agriculture and automobiles. Nachimuthu Industrial Association not only shelters the society by offering jobs in which it flourishes but also been a preamble for rural students to gain knowledge and explore the fast-paced world. Having made the institution a banyan tree in which entire society can shelter. The Chairman after rendering his tireless work, he has become the Emeritu.The Himalayan achievement in education and developing society, the industrial genius has been recognized by Government of India and had conferred Padma Bhusan on him in 2007.
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering under the Faculty of Engineering. The primary objective of the department is to impart quality education, training and research at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels in frontline areas of electronics and its derived Engineering and Technology.The Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) Department has a rich tradition in research and teaching. The research interests of the faculty members of the department encompass the wide area of applied and fundamental aspects of Electronics and Communication Engineering.