This polytechnic was established due to the initiative of Thiru.A.D. Jawaharpandian in memory of his beloved better-half, the late Mrs.Dharmambal in the year 1979. It was functioning at Valivalam Desikar Polytechnic upto 1986 as a women''s wing. Due to the efforts of Thiru A.D.Jayaveera pandian, the polytechnic moved into the existing campus during the year 1986-87. Now it is named as A.D.J. Dharmambal polytechnic college a coeducational Institution.
LIBRARY - In our library totally we have 2354 number of books. We have books mainly in Computer , Electronics and Instrumentation. And also we have books on Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Technical Drawing, Civil, Mechanical, Management etc. Library will be kept open from 10 AM to 5.45 PM. Students and staff members have free access to all books and magazines. In our library we subscribe totally twenty magazines including dailies. We have 1400 volumes on Electronics,1800 volumes on Computer and 963 volumes on Instrumentation. Our library is a learning resource centre in which we have audio-visual aids like multimedia projector, over head projector, TV, VCD player etc. which makes our learning in an efficient manner.
Hostel accommodation is available separately for both for girls and boys. A vegetarian mess is being run on dividing system