About us

About the College

K.L.Nagaswamy Memorial Polytechnic College is a Self Financing Polytechnic, established in the year 1983 and founded by Amarar. Thiru. K.L.N. Krishnan an Industrialist, Philanthropist and Educationalist with financial supports given by linguistic minority sourashtra community people. It has been approved By All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and the Government of Tamilnadu affiliated to Director of Technical Education, Chennai. Our Polytechnic College is situated at Kozhimedu, Viraganoor P.O. just 3 kms away from the city of Madurai on the Madurai – Rameshwaram Highways. Ours is the most outstanding institution of all the self financing Polytechnic Colleges in the southern region of Tamilnadu.
Our Polytechnic College is sponsored by K.L.Nagaswamy Memorial Sourashtra Polytechnic Council, Madurai managed by executive committe members under the presidentship of Shri. K.N.K. Ganesh.
The total area of the land is 15 acres and we take pride in stating that multi-storied buildings have been constructed for constituting spacious and ventilated lecture halls, well-equiped laboratories and workshops. Apart from our 1,32,000 sq.ft built up area, the long arrays of the shady green Gulmohor trees on the sides of our throughfare lend an enchanting view to the onlookers.

 Our Polytechnic College is accredited by National Board of Accreditation, All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.A HIGH LEVEL TECHNICAL EXPERTS COMMITTEE from various Universities are visiting and observing the lab facilities and other infrastructure of all branches periodically. Accreditation award is issued to our Polytechnic college by National Board of Accreditation, AICTE, New Delhi.

ISO 9001-2008 :

Our is an ISO 9001 – 2008 Quality Management System Certified Institution.


Industrial Training & Industry – Institute Interaction :

The students of the Polytechnic are deputed to undergo Inplant Training in various Industries to acquire Practical Knowledge in their subjects during summer and winter vacation.

Eminent Technical experts from Industries are invited periodically to our Polytechnic campus to deliver Guest Lectures in the latest technologies.

Industrial visits to Industries are periodically arranged to enhance the technical Knowledge of the students and Fay.

Library :

Well stocked library with 18000 Reference Books for the students’ use has been established and Journals and Magazines are available in abundance. The Library functions from 9.00 A.M to 6.00 P.M.

Transport :
Thirteen buses are in service for transport.
Entrepreneurship Development Cell :

Every year EDP is conducted for the outgoing students to start their career as Entrepreneurs. The Officials from Government Organisations such as TIIC, DIC, KVIC, SIDCO, etc., and the Senior Managers of Nationalised Banks address the students and give information about the Subsidies and facilities offered to ENTREPRENEURS by Government Organisations and also the Loan Schemes of Nationalised banks in EDP. The students are guided by the EDP Cell in the Polytechnic to approach the Organizations.

1. EDCell was established in 2009 sponsored and funded by AICTE, New Delhi.
2. We received grant-in aid of Rs. 8 lakhs from AICTE, Rs 4 Lakhs for non recurring grant and Rs 4 lakhs for recurring grant for a period of 3 years.

3. As per guidelines given by AICTE the following activities are conducted every year.

S.No. Program Name Batch Size Duration Program / year
1 Entrepreneurship awareness
Final Year Students 3 Days One
2 Expert Talk 80 Students 2 hours Ten
3 Entrepreneurship development program 80 Students 6 Weeks One
4 Skill Development Program 30 Students 30 hours Two
Need based Additional Short Term Courses :

The Polytechnic conducts Need Based skill developing Short Term Practical Courses which highly facilitates the students to start their own small scale industries and give confidence to appear and succeed in the interviews in various reputed concerns.

Skill Courses are conducted to develop the technical skill of the students and make them efficient and competent engineers.
1.R&A/C, Autocad, Pro E ,Latest Technology in Modern Cars ,CAD/CAM in Mech.
2.Autocad and stad in Civil
3.PLC in E&C
4. Embedded system in Industrial Automation , Hardware servicing & Networking in EEE
5. Advanced Diploma in Hardware & Networking in Computer
6. Hardware & Networking in IT


Separate Hostel facilities are available for both Boys and Girls.

English Communication Skill Development

 Two English faculty are appointed exclusively for imporving the fluency in English. They are taking one hour for every section every week from III Semester to VI Semester to develop writing and speaking skills so that students who studied in Tamil medium upto 10th standard can improve their english language skill and they can do their B.E. course easily in English medium.

By the time when the final year student goes out of the Institution , he/she will be in a position to Communicate well in English.