The Kavery Polytechnic College was started in the year 1998 with the approval of All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and Director of Technical Education, Chennai to cater the needs of youth in urban, rural & township areas. It aims to provide a quality Technical Education for the students betterment & prosperity. It is located on the Salem to Mettur Main Road in 27 acres wide calm and beautiful location suitable for Quality Technical Education. The Kavery Polytechnic College Initially Polytechnic College was started with three branches of Diploma Courses now it has eight diploma branches. The Institutions having a vision to provide education on a new concept where in the products of the Polytechnic not only excel in academics but also equipped with emotional stability, confidence, moral and other ethical values.The student strength in 1998 was only 50 and during 2010 - 11 it is 2500. The class room strength is limited as teachers can provide individual attention
* All the departments are equipped with modern lab facilities.
* Internet facilities for students.
* Each Student is given individual concentration for personality development skills.
* Students are guided for their higher studies and career planning.
* Seminars are organizes to upgrade their technical and personality skills.
* Counselling facilities for students for academic and personal improvement.
A new sophisticated hostel was constructed for boys in the campus with Modern Kitchen, Dining, TV, Reading room, Play area etc., Separate Rest room and self development programmes are available for girls with a motivation team for shaping girls in multi activities.
Separate cell is functioning for Training and Placing the students in various companies in Tamilnadu and Karnataka states during and after their study. Frequent interviews are arranged in the campus for placements.
List of Companies : TVS Sundaran Clayton, Hosur; Bargraph Design & Detailing, Salem; Arul Reddy Construction, Chennai; Kay Pee Auto Carres, Thirupur; TVS Breaks India Ltd, Melmaruvathur; Thai Summit Neel Auto (P) Ltd, Hosur; Bull Machines Ltd, Coimbatore; Victus Dyeing Industry, Thirupur; Emarld Constructions Ltd, Erode; Henkel Teroson (I) Ltd, Sriperumputhur; Sakthi Auto Components Lt, Perundurai; SEP India Ltd, Hosur; Bio Con Ltd, Bangalore; CRI Pump Ltd, Coimbatore; Diesel Machinary Works Ltd, Perundurai; Asian Paints Ltd, Cuddalore; Obli Granites Ltd, Salem; HTMT, Hinduja Group, Bangalore; SISCOL, Mettur; Shasun Chemicals India Ltd, Cuddalore; Sri Ranganathur Industries Ltd, Coimbatore; Chemplast Sanmar Ltd, Mettur; Nalco, Chennai; S.S. Fasteners Ltd, Coimbatore; Indo Shell mould Ltd, Coimbatore; Intermet Gigini Ltd, Bangalore; Maruthi Coach Builders, Karur