The purpose of education is to make an individual a unique personality so as to help the society with the vistas of new ideas. With this focus in mind and with the blessings of the Almighty, our zealous SETHU EDUCATIONAL TRUST established SETHU INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY in the year 1995 at Pulloor, Kariapatti – 626 106, Virudhunagar District with the motto of “KNOWLEDGE, SERVICE, PROGRESS”.
Sethu Institute of Technology, the brainchild of our Founder & Chairman, Mr. S. Mohamed Jaleel, has been rendering its noble service since 1995 catering to the sustained growth of the educationally, industrially and economically backward rural areas. The college started with 180 students in the year 1995 with three UG Programmes has recorded a stupendous growth of expanding to the strength of 4799 students with 8 UG courses and 7 Post Graduate programmes.
The College which is located on Madurai – Tuticorin National Highway (NH 45B), Pulloor, Kariapatti, Virudhunagar District is just 12 KM away from Madurai airport. The campus is spread over a sprawling land of 132 acres providing a tranquil and right learning ambience for aspiring students.
- To promote excellence in technical education and scientific research for
the benefit of the society
- To provide quality technical education to fulfill the aspiration of the
student and to meet the needs of the Industry
- To provide holistic learning ambience
- To impart skills leading to employability and entrepreneurship
- To establish effective linkage with industries
- To promote Research and Development activities
- To offer services for the development of society through education and technology
- Team work
- To provide Quality technical education to the students
- To produce competent professionals and contributing citizens
- To contribute for the upliftment of the society
- An Autonomous Institution.
- Rated as one of the top thirty Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu
- Secured sixty seven university ranks by the graduates passed in 2011-2012
- More than 88% of students have been placed during 2011-2012 in various MNCs such as TCS, Renault Nissan, Wipro, Hexaware, Veryx, etc
- Ranked as 18th in Tamilnadu and 41st in India as per AICTE – CII Survey
- Competent , Experienced and Qualified Faculty Members
- More than 30 professors with Ph.D and 74 faculty members in the verge of completing Ph.D
- 4 branches have been re-accredited by NBA and 2 branches are going for re-accreditation
- Well equipped labs in all branches and fast internet access with 45 Mbps
- Hygienic canteen facility
- A Fleet of around 52 buses are in service to commute from various locations
- Departments of Mech, CSE, EEE & Chemistry have been recognized as Research Centre by Anna University
- A Modern and well equipped digitized Library with well stacked books and journals
- Well organised Training &Placement Programme offered to our students
- The mineral water plant with reverse osmosis provides potable water to staff and students
- Medical facilities and 24 hours ambulance service are available within the campus
- 24 hours Insurance Coverage for both students and parents
- Total fee exemption for the students who secure 190 Cut off marks and above
- Tuition free refund for First Three University Rank Holders
- Separate hostel facilities with all amenities for both boys and girls
- Axis Bank ATM, UCO Bank ATM and Post Office are all with in the premises
- Ideally located on the National Highways of Madurai – Tuticorin NH 45 B
College Ranking :
- The College is one among the top 250 colleges in India according to Edu Tech Magazine.
- The College achieved 17th Position in Tamil Nadu.
- The College achieved 3rd position in South Tamil Nadu.