Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology has its origin from Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women established in 1988, by the Periyar Maniammai Educational and Charitable Society, Chennai. The Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women, named after the great social reformer of the twentieth century, E.V.Ramasamy, popularly known as Thanthai Periyar and his philanthropic wife Annai Maniammaiar, has to its credit of being the first Women’s Engineering College in the world. Institutionalizing the lofty ideals of Periyar by paving the way for women’s emancipation through providing increased access to higher education in Science and Technology and encouraging their participation in Social, National and Global development were the primary objective of the Institution.
Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science & Technology (PMIST), an independent deemed university, provides courses in a wide subject. The school was initially founded as a college , but is now run as a coed institution that teaches students for higher education. The college currently offers degrees in the areas of Engineering, Science and Management Studies and Finance. The institute envisions itself as a major creator of this rural eco-system.
The institute operates campuses at Vallam, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli as well as Delhi. Its Vallam campus serves as the principal campus. The campus spans more than 216 acres. The campus is environmentally friendly and green and therefore produces zero waste. The campus is home to facilities such as libraries, gyms and hospital, sports arena and also has anti-ragging facilities and internet access.
Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science & Technology Appropriated By AICTE, UGC, COA and accredited by NAAC.
PMIST Thanjavur offers UG, Postgraduate and Ph.D courses in the fields of architecture, Computer Science & Engineering and Education, Science and many more.
The infrastructure directly at a glance can show the capabilities of the college. A well-constructed infrastructure, accompanied by a competent teachers and staff is the main requirements for students. Furthermore, quality education and learning that is holistic are attained through the wide availability of facilities and infrastructure. Colleges that have a good infrastructure contribute in a direct and indirect way to overall growth of the graduate. The infrastructure that is available at the college can be described as follows.
The library is contemporary and efficient. It houses 300 journals, 93000 books as well as 2263 digital content 2780 dissertations and 97 Thesis Newspapers. In addition, the library holds an enormous collection of DVDs, CDs journals and other materials. Additionally, the library offers services such as lending books, and other lending newspapers clipping services as well as photocopying and printing services. The library is part of NPTEL and NDLI along to other affiliations.
The institute also has separate hostels for men and ladies. The total of four hostel blocks, including three specifically for females and one designed for guys, all of which form the hostel house in the institute. The hostels also have amenities like drinking water purified close to playgrounds, laundry facilities, and Audio Visual dining halls. The girls' hostel is comprised of around 200 beds and the boys' hostel rooms total 120.
Students at PMIST are very active and take their fitness and sporting activities seriously. They have plenty of space and facilities for sports close to the hostels. In the indoor space the sports departments are equipped with facilities such as basketball courts carrom, table Tennis, Badminton court, Chess, Multi Gym one coed and two multi gyms that are separate, with one specifically for females and the other for boys. In the outdoor areas the sports departments have facilities that include a track of 400m soccer field, a the cricket court, basketball court three volleyball courts one kho-kho court with six badminton courts and two courts for kabaddi.
Hospital: A fully-fledged hospital is accessible on campus. The hospital is equipped with 16 beds as well as an ambulance for emergencies. The hospital is not just accessible to staff and students but also to the local population.
ATM and banking facilities are also available on campus.
The campus is equipped with complete wireless coverage
Furthermore, the campus houses an eatery and a convenience store.
Other essential facilities include postal offices, transportation and driving schools.
PMIST Thanjavur has a placement cell that bridges the gap between academia and industry. PMIST organizes numerous training sessions , including groups discussions, pre-placement talks industrial interface, seminars workshops, mock interviews and summer internships. The highlights of placement of PMIST are listed below:
Highest Package: INR 3.84 LPA
Minimum Package: INR 0.96 LPA
Top Recruiters: Eureka Forbes, Hexaware, Bajaj Finserv, Barclays, Gemini Innovation & Technology, IDBI Federal, Polaris, Wipro, etc.
1. Offering well balanced programmes with scholarly faculty and state-of-art facilities to impart high level of knowledge. 2. Providing student - centered education and foster their growth in critical thinking, creativity, entrepreneurship, problem solving and collaborative work.
To be a University of global dynamism with excellence in knowledge and innovation ensuring social responsibility for creating an egalitarian society.