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Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai
Chairman and CEO, MES

“We are committed to provide a holistic education based on new generation academics that creates powerful global career options to our students and at the same time make them key contributors to the society at large. We strive to achieve nation building by emphasizing on character building of individual. This is done through approach of mentoring.”

Dr. Daphne Pillai
Secretary, MES

“In this fiercely competitive world, success has several dimensions far widespread than the vortex of academia, spreading its tentacles into diverse fields which one has to adapt to. Our objective at Pillai is to provide you the right environment which will enable you to fulfill all aspirations and ambitions. Very often one is not even aware of one’s own capabilities and we at Pillai’s believe that even if we succeed in making the student scratch the tip of iceberg, we have set the ball rolling for individuals to achieve ultimate success in life.”

Dr. Madhumita Chatterjee
Principal, PHCET

Today the trends in the changing scenario of engineering education demands that we rethink on how to educate engineers for the future. While engineering education must produce technically excellent and innovative graduates, it is equally important that moral values need to be imbibed in the future engineers to make them better citizens. Engineers of tomorrow should be well equipped to work in a constantly changing global economy. (contd…)

From The Principal’s Desk

PHCET – offers a range of programs to choose from in Engineering and Technology streams all the way from undergraduate level to doctoral level. We promote multi-faceted development of the students. They are imbibed with the skills of project based learning, a practical learning process which helps the students to develop effective problem solving skills, self-directed learning, effective collaboration skills and intrinsic motivation. While pursuing academic excellence, we also take care of all-around personality development leading towards an excellent career by paying personal attention to every individual student. Various student-centric methods are adopted to enhance the learning experience.

PHCET has a blend of young enthusiastic motivated faculty as well as highly qualified experienced faculty who play a vital role in the overall development of the students of the institute. We have a pleasant, picturesque environment, state of the art laboratories and infrastructure. Research activities for students and faculty, as well as Interdisciplinary projects are encouraged.

We look forward to welcoming aspiring engineers to our Institute, so that we can shape their future and make them better citizens of the country.