Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College, a self-financing institution, was established in 1999 with four under graduate courses. The college is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Pondicherry Centeral University, Pondicherry. The college is coming up in an extensive campus of about 30 acres. The campus houses in it separate blocks for various departments viz. Electrical &Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Computer Science, Science and Humanities and sheds for different workshops and laboratories.