Sethu Institute of Technology (SIT) is an ISO 9001-2008 Certified Institution, affiliated to Anna University Chennai and Approved by AICTE, New Delhi. Our College has been conferred with Autonomous status by UGC and confirmed by Anna University,Chennai from the academic year 2013-2014. Our Institution was established in the year 1995, by the Founder and Chairman Mr.S.Mohamed Jaleel B.Sc., B.L., with a motto of “Knowledge, Service and Progress”. The Institution has 132 acres of land near Madurai and it is situated on the Madurai – Tuticorin National Highway. Our Institution has good infrastructure facilities and dedicated faculty members. Sethu Institute of Technology offers 9 Under Graduate programmes in Engineering and Technology and 5 Post Graduate programmes. Mech, CSE and ECE are accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi under Washington Accord (Tier-I) & EEE and IT are re-accredited by NBA, New Delhi.
With a vision to impart the technical knowledge to the economically, socially and industrially backward people, the Founder & Chairman established Sethu Institute of Technology at Pulloor village, near Kariapatti in Virudhunagar District in the year 1995. He has been successful in his pursuit of offering quality education to rural poor as thousands and thousands of rural students are being benefited by his philanthropic attitude. His outstanding service to the ruralites has crowned him with many awards like Communal Harmony Award by the Peace Trust, Kanyakumari, Best Administrator Award and Maamanithar Award by Victoria Edward Hall, Madurai. His service to the rural people is a constant endeavour that makes him a living legend.
It is this courage and conviction of our Chairman that has taken Sethu Institute of Technology to soaring heights within a span of Seventeen years.