Founded in 1984 by the Kongu Vellalar Institute of Technology Trust (KVITT), Kongu Engineering College is a technology school based in the Erode. The engineering college is affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai and offers engineering programmes in different disciplines. All the engineering programmes offered by the KEC, Erode are approved by the AICTE / the All India Council of Technical Education. Backed by its commitment to quality education, the college has also earned ‘A’ Grade accreditation from NAAC i.e. National Assessment and Accreditation Council.