Sri Shakthi Institute of Engineering and Technology (SSIET) was established in the year 2006 with approval of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The primary vision of the institute is to impart technical knowledge and skills to the students in accordance with the needs of the industry by producing technologically superior and ethically strong engineers to transform life as a whole.The College offers 12 UG courses leading to B.E and B.Tech degrees and also 8 PG courses leading to M.E degrees. The College has well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty and supporting staff, state-of-the art laboratory and workshop facilities, computer facilities, library and information center, outdoor and indoor games, air conditioned seminar hall and round the clock Internet facilities & separate hostels for Boys and Girls on campus.
The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was started in the year 1996 and presently it offers under graduate programme in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and post graduate programmes in Power Electronics & Drives and Applied Electronics. The under graduate programme has been accredited for 6 years by NBA, New Delhi (Tier – 1 format – Washington Accord). It also offers Ph.D. / M.S. (By Research) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Full Time / Part Time). The Department has qualified faculty members with excellent academic records. The Department is equipped with excellent laboratory facilities since its inspection.