a few high-fliers in India’s corporate and scientific world havepassed
out of the portals of this prestigious institution. They include
Shiv Nadar, Chairman of HCL Technologies, Prasad,
Armstrong India, Vijaya Mohan, Vice-Chairman, Pricol, A
V Varadharajan, President ICCIC and Vice-President,
CODISSIA and Sarath Kumar, Executive Director, Bhabha
Atomic Research Station. Of the nearly 5,000 small
and medium scale entrepreneurs who are members of CODISSIA nearly
3,000 are past pupils of PSG Tech.
Founded in 1951 by PSG & Sons’ Charities, the emphasis
here has always
been on vocational education and production- oriented industrial training.
To achieve this objective, the college was located in the same campus
as the PSG Industrial Institute. Today, the objective
stands achieved as PSG Tech and PSG Industrial Institute are considered
one of the best examples of Industry-Institution interaction.
One of the best features of the facilities for students, is the library,
which has over a lakh of books.
PSG Tech, with a strength of nearly 3,500 students, has been rated
among the top ten engineering colleges by a leading Indian magazine.
Address: PSG College of Technology, Peelamedu,
Coimbatore 641 004.
Phone: 572177 / 477.