T.S. Srinivasan Centre for Polytechnic and Advanced Training (CPAT) established in 1997 provides a high quality technical training to aspiring individuals, to further their advancement in today's competitive workplace. Presently, CPAT is a full fledged Polytechnic with state-of-the-art facilities, offering Diploma programs in the fields of Electrical-Electronics, Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering. The Centre, in addition, provides skill upgradation courses in various technical areas to industrial personnel
CPAT provides career counseling and support services to help students find appropriate positions of employment. So far every successful CPAT student has been placed in industries which are known for their excellence across the world, like Hyundai Motors, Ashok Leyland, Nokia, Kone Elevators, Glaxo Beecham and the TVS group of companies. Every year CPAT students are hired by these companies through on-campus interviews, and in most years the demand for students has far outweighed the availability of graduates. This demand stands testimony to the high quality of the CPAT training program.