About Puducherry Technological University :
Puducherry Technological University (PTU) erstwhile Pondicherry Engineering College is an Institution promoted and fully funded by the Government of Puducherry. The College was started in 1984 under the VII Five Year Plan. The Institute offers 8 B.Tech, 11 M.Tech, 2 MBA and M.Sc. in Materials Science and Technology Programmes. The Institute also offers Ph.D Programmes in various disciplines.
It is an autonomous Institution for the purposes of administration, staff recruitment and College development and is managed by a Board of Governors. The College is affiliated to Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, for the academic purposes. The College has been growing from strength to strength since its inception. PEC is ranked 122 in Engineering Category by NIRF India Rankings 2020. The institute holds a staggering placement record of 368 placements in the previous year with highest CTC of 25 Lakhs per annum. The institute also has a state of the art Atal Incubation Centre to assist and enable young entrepreneurs to initiate startups for the commercial exploitation of technologies developed by them. The sprawling 210 acres beautiful campus of the institute equipped with the best of breed infrastructure provides an excellent environment to the students and scholars towards pursuing their academic education and research.