Adhiparasakthi Engineering College was established in 1984 with the blessings of the Founder President His Holiness Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar to meet the growing demands for engineers in modern industries. The institution is governed by the Vice President of the ACMECT Thirumathi Lakshmi Bangaru Adigalar as chairperson. The institution is one of the prestigious educational institutions functioning under the Adhiparasakthi Charitable, Medical, Educational, and Cultural Trust. The institution is approved by the Government of Tamilnadu and the All India Council for Technical Education and is affiliated to Anna University.
In the first decade of its growth, the college has been a pioneer in bringing out spiritually bonded powerful engineers aptly referred to as Sakthi Engineers. The college completed its second decade recently and the college has been accredited by the National Board of Accreditation, AICTE.
From the day of its inception, the college has been growing from strength to strength. The college campus is spread over a wide area accommodating spacious buildings to house workshops, laboratories, computer centers, hostels, and other infrastructural facilities.
The college has a sound infrastructure on par with any of the leading technical institutions. A team of highly qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty guides the students in the pursuit of technological excellence and perfection. A strong theoretical base and sound practical exposure through in plant training and industrial visits prepare the students to meet any challenge in the field.
Participation in technical activities like paper presentations, seminars and workshop at home and outside update the students knowledge and know-how in the latest development of their field.
The college was started with three undergraduate courses in the year 1984 followed by the more courses in 1993 and a Chemical Engineering course in the year 1997. Two postgraduate courses, viz, Master of Business Administration, Master of Computer Applications were started in the year 1996 & 1998 respectively, followed by B.Tech Information Technology.
The college has chalked out a perspective plan, being guided by eminent engineers from institutions of higher learning and industrialists, to develop and strengthen the academic activities of the college and keep in tune with the demands of the rapidly changing industrial needs. Extraordinary day-to-day care is being taken by the correspondent and the staff to mould the budding engineers with academic excellence and practical exposure. The efforts of the management and staff have been reflected by the ranks and the distinctions achieved by the students in the University Examinations.
Adhiparasakthi Engineering College is committed to creating high-quality engineers, who have a sense of service and spirituality in order to advance the growth of the society at large through the adoption of appropriate technologies and ensure their sustainability.
- Imparting high-quality education with an emphasis on contemporary technologies helps achieve growth across the spectrum of society.
- Cultivating empathy and discipline
- Creating spiritual environment
The Holy shrine Suyambu Arulmigu Adhiparasakthi Siddhar Peedam is situated at Melmaruvathur(in Tamil Nadu) which is 92 km South of Chennai on the NH 45.This place is being considered as holy for the past 2000 years. This is the place where 21 siddhars, men and women, have their Jeeva Samadis.These Siddhars belong to various religions. This is the Holy Land where a lady Siddhar resides and blesses. His Holiness Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar is the very incarnation of Goddess Adhiparasakthi, who has taken the human form at Melmaruvathur to hold Dharma.
The devotees reverently and affectionately address His Holiness Adigalar as ‘AMMA’ symbolizing the Universal Mother. He is one Sakthi Upachaka whose appearance is just the personification of Simplicity. He is one living Siddhar who raises the prestige of the country through mass prayers.He has been showing by practice that spirituality is a combination of devotion and duty which basically means service to the downtrodden. He is one wise man, who lives with family like any other common man and is the one who gives equal rights to women in the field of spirituality.
The spiritual way of this Acharya Peeta Nayakar is to preach to the charitable trusts what is to be done and also to practice what He preaches. His Holiness takes the spiritual messages to the door steps of common man. He has been dedicating himself towards the solidarity of the human souls and elevates the human race. It is often repeatedly said by elders, philanthropists and noble persons that Charitable Welfare activities should be performed for the benefit of the downtrodden and upliftment of the poor and the have-nots. This is one of the often repeated messages of His Holiness Arulthiru Adigalar who ordained and founded “Adhiparasakthi Charitable, Medical, Educational and Cultural Trust(ACMEC Trust)”.
His Holiness Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar is the founder president of this charitable Trust which came into being in 1978. The activities of this charitable Trust are directed and guided through the oracle of His Holiness Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar. The charitable Trust’s daily service is free medical treatment of over 1000 patients and free one-time meal for the poor. Those who participate in the administration of the spiritual organization are devotees, nominated only through the oracles of His Holiness Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar.
The devotees of His Holiness Arulthiru Bangaru Adigalar are spread in over 70 countries. The adhiparasakthi charitable Trust as a whole in its broadest perspective dedicates itself to the welfare of the society at large by imparting Educational, Medical, Cultural, and Social Services under the guidance and directives of His Holiness Arulthiru Adigalar.
Sakthi Tmt. V. Lakshmi Bangaru Adigalar Vice-President, ACMEC Trust & Chairperson
Sakthi Thiru, Dr. G.B.Senthil Kumar. Correspondent, APEC
Dr. J. Raja, Ph.D.
Adhiparasakthi Engineering College,
Melmaruvathur – 603319,