Murugappa Polytechnic College has emerged as a Polytechnic College of Excellence during the past five decades. It was started in August 1957 as a Government Aided Institution by AMM Foundation previously known as AMM Charities Trust, Chennai. The Institution is situated on a 12.5-hectare campus in the western part of Chennai on the Chennai - Tiruvallore High Road and is affiliated to the Tamil Nadu State Board of Technical Education.
The Polytechnic has advanced facilities in the areas of Communication Skills, CNC Machine Tools, Computers, CADD, Non-conventional energy devices, Electrical machines, Applied Electronics, PCB Making, Hardware Training, Hydraulics and Pneumatics, CNC Wire cut EDM, CMM, PLC and ROBOTICS. Prestigious MECHATRONICS system is set up and is used for training the students.
A Separate placement cell is existing in the Institution which is monitored by a placement officer who is of Senior faculty. As the Institution is famous among all industries surrounding there is plenty of campus Interviews taking place every year in all the programmes. The following are some of the leading industries which are interacting with us regularly for offering appointment in their organisations.
Cognizant Technology Solutions, Chennai; TVS Suzuki, Hosur; Ashok Leyland, Chennai; Wipro, Chennai; HCL COMNET, Pondicherry; IBM, Bangalore; Banyan Networks Chennai; Sundaram Clayton, Chennai; Larsen & Toubro Ltd, Chennai; Hyundai Motor India, Chennai; Lucas TVS Ltd, Chennai; Brakes India Ltd, Chennai; Sundaram Fasteners Ltd, Chennai