Mount Zion College of Engineering and Technology (MZCET) was established in the year 2001 at Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is being run by the Mount Zion Christian Educational Trust. Mount Zion Christian Educational Trust was started in the year 1988 to provide quality education in the Pudukkottai Region. The Chairman of the trust is Mr.Jayabarathan Chelliah,M.A.(U.S.A).,B.Ed who has over 35 years of experience in heading institutions. The college is situated in a sprawling 107-acre (0.43 km2) campus in the midst of natural scenic beauty. The buildings are spaced in a manner so that they are surrounded by nature and perfectly spaced and yet easily accessible. The entire area is interspersed with a large number of trees which keep the temperature cool and the area serene.