Ramco Institute of Technology is founded with a vision to impart high quality engineering education at an affordable cost. Under the able guidance of our Chairman – Shri P. R. Ramasubrahmaneya Rajha, son of Shri . P A C Ramaswamy Raja; distinguished professionals, academicians and education experts, we continually aim to revolutionize the learning environment by creating an enviable knowledge pool of engineering and technology graduates who are attuned to the current industry requirements.
Being part of the Ramco Group, which is well known for its qualitative and innovative brands not only in India but across the world, we are looked upon to set high standards in the education sector. True to its legacy, RIT has embarked on a mission to empower students with high-quality, accessible yet world-class engineering education and prepare these young minds for lifelong learning by creating and disseminating appropriate knowledge.
Conveniently located at the foot hills of Western Ghats, 85 KM south of Madurai surrounded by natural beauty and lush green landscape, the institute provides a serene and healthy environment that will inspire and ignite the curiosity and desire of students to learn. Besides, we have taken utmost care in providing state-of-the-art infrastructure such as well equipped labs, spacious class rooms, hi-tech teaching aids, auditorium, well stocked library, hygienic canteen, safe and secure hostel for out-station students and residential apartments for faculties that are meticulously planned and constructed to give the best comfort and safety to our students.
Our curriculum offers an interdisciplinary approach and currently our core strengths include Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering Electrical & Electronics Engineering Electronics & Communications Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The University is affiliated to the well-known Anna University and all the courses offered are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). In the near future, we have plans to establish associations with reputed overseas universities to offer joint venture programmes that will provide international exposure to our students.
Our passion to provide superior education has motivated us to blend the strengths and advantages of traditional methods with cutting-edge ICT technology so that our faculties have access to the most modern learning tools to enhance the learning process. We take pride in stating that Shri P.R. Venkatrama Raja, Vice Chairman and MD of Ramco Systems, has taken keen interest in our ICT initiatives and has extended his support through Ramco Systems, a leading global software and solutions provider.
Going further, our institute will focus on Research and Development right from the inception and has plans to establish various research centers in frontier areas of science and engineering. During the second year we propose to start PG programmes in each discipline.
We will leave no stone unturned to support, encourage and nurture extra and co-curricular activities alongside the academic curriculum so that our students develop an all-round and well-balanced personality.
Currently, the Advisory Committee is headed by former Director of IIT Madras, Prof. M.S. Ananth and leading professors of IIT Madras, former Vice Chancellor of Open University and well known academicians. Under their guidance and support we have paved the way to emerge as a world class institute of higher education and research in engineering within the next decade.
Our Group’s Presence in the Education Sector
P.A.C. Ramasamy Raja, the founder of RAMCO Group, was one of the foremost visionary industrialists and philanthropists. He made a lasting contribution to the development of society by setting up industries and educational institutions. He founded P.A.C. Ramasamy Raja Education Charity Trust in 1950 and Raja Charity Trust in 1951. A number of educational institutions function under the aegis of these. Shri P.R. Ramasubrahmaneya Rajha, the Chairman of RAMCO Group, carries forward the mission started by his visionary father. Today, more than 8500 students are being benefitted by the Trust.
Select list of Education Institutes include
- P.A.C. Ramasamy Raja Polytechnic College,
- P.A. Chinniah Raja Memorial Higher Secondary School,
- P.A.C.R. AmmaniAmmal Girls Higher Secondary School,
- T.A.K.M Ramammal Primary School,
- P.A.C.R. Sethuramammal Primary School,
- Chinmaya Vidyalaya Smt. PACR Sethuramammal Nursery & Primary School,
- Chinmaya Vidyalaya P.A.C. Ramasamy Raja Matriculation Higher Secondary School,
- Ramco Industrial Training Centre,
- Sri Ram Primary School.
- Arsha Vidya Mandir Matriculation Hr. Sec. School.
- RAMCO Bala Vidyalaya Kendra School.
- Smt. Lingammal Ramaraju Rotary Vidyalaya Matriculation Higher Secondary School.
The students from the above institutions consistently secure district ranks, and we take pride in stating that most of our students enter into the professional education stream.
Further, P.A.C. Ramasamy Raja Polytechnic College, Rajapalayam, is one of the premier Govt. Aided technical institutions in South Tamil Nadu which is an accredited institution providing quality technical education since its inception (1963). Its reputation as a technical institution par excellence is well established and deservingly it has been recognized as one of the best in the Country, while its’ NBA accredited courses are being offered under autonomous curriculum.