About Us

Pondicherry Engineering College is an Institution promoted and fully funded by the Government of Puducherry. The College was started in 1984 under the VII Five Year Plan. It is an autonomous Institution for the purposes of administration, staff recruitment and College development and is managed by a Board of Governors. The College is affiliated to Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, for the academic purposes. The College has been growing from strength to strength since its inception.

PEC Ranked 38 among Engineering Institutions in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India. Last year PEC was ranked at 49th position. A certificate to this effect duly signed by the Chairman and the Member-Secretary, National Board of Accreditation (NBA) was received by the Principal on 2nd May 2017 ( PICTURES TO BE ADDED UP).


The Department of Civil Engineering has been in existence since the inception of College in 1985 and has grown into a full-fledged department with specializations in all the major areas of Civil Engineering. The Department activities embrace Planning, Design, Construction, and Management. Apart from offering B.Tech in Civil Engineering, two M.Tech programs in Structural Engineering and Environmental Engineering specialization and Ph.D. program in Civil Engineering are offered. The Department has been accredited by the NBA of AICTE, New Delhi and the B.Tech in Civil Engineering has been awarded an ‘A’ grade.


We at EDIFICE, do not aim to just put up a fest, our vision is to reach every interested student, professor, personnel from the industry, to pool their resources together to bring up solutions to the most important challenge in India’s development – infrastructure. We focus on creating a platform for the students to showcase their talent in civil engineering and help them over-reach in this field, we envision a fest which is uniquely different from any other college fest of the kind, with a strong motive and purpose.