In Coimbatore, the City famous for its Hospitality and Culture, P.Perichi Gounder Memorial Education and Charitable Trust (PPG Trust), a renowned, benevolent, Charitable, educational trust was established in the year 1992 by Dr.L.P.Thangavelu, M.S., a leading laparoscopic surgeon . It is an institution par excellence rendering yeomen service catering to the needs of budding youth and under-privileged. The founder-chairman Dr.L.P.Thangavelu being the visionary and erudite educationist has encrypted in the DNA of the institution the poise to evolve into a paragon of perfection and excellence. With the able support of his wife Mrs.Shanthi Thangavelu as the Trustee the institutions under the banner of PPG are making strides in achieving and accumulating accolades and laurels.
The trust has established and been nurturing various educational institutions for the last 10 years in Coimbatore - College of Nursing, School of Nursing, College of Physiotherapy, College of Education, Teacher Training Institute, Institute of Technology and Business School and offers B.Sc. & M.Sc. Nursing, BPT & MPT, B.Ed., & M.Ed., Diploma in Nursing, Diploma in Teacher Education, BE and MBA.
PPG Institute of Technology, (PPGIT), a flag ship institution conceived in the year 2008 and established under the aegis of renowned P.Perichi Gounder Memorial Education and Charitable Trust (PPG Trust), Coimbatore, with the motive of imparting value education par excellence, is the brain child of Dr.L.P.Thangavelu, M.S.,. PPGIT is an AICTE (New Delhi) approved institution affiliated to Anna University. The College bestows an erudite atmosphere crafted with ethics and ethos of Indian culture. With excellent facilities and state-of-the-art infrastructure the college is all geared up to perform and progress. Apart from grooming and equipping the students to be industry ready it inculcates in them value and vision.
PPGIT has a band of highly qualified, eminent, committed and dedicated faculty with vast knowledge and experience who take personal interest in the development and molding of each student. The college conducts various seminars, conferences, case analysis, practical training, paper presentation, workshop, projects and departmental association and club activities to give a wider and deeper exposure to the students entering the portals of PPG campus.
"To be an incubator of innovation and excellence imparting technical and management education, to compete globally and thereby contribute to the socio-economic well being of the nation".
"Our mission is to bestow eminent technical and management education, to ignite students with an urge for research and development, to inculcate the habit of independent and innovative thinking, to infuse the spirit of self-direction and thereby make our students assets to our nation - be a part of its pride and heritage by upholding and promoting the ethical values, principles of morality and ethos of our ancient culture".
"To impart high quality technical education by practicing an efficient quality management system and strive continuously to improve the infrastructure facility and the competence of faculties"
1. Academic integrity and accountability
2. A searching and inquisitive mind to explore and experiment
3. Respect and tolerance for the views of every individual
4. Attention to issues of national relevance as well as of global concern
5. Holistic understanding, including knowledge of the humanities and sciences
6. Appreciation of intellectual excellence and creativity
7. Undaunting spirit of learning exploration, rationality and enterprise
8. Sensitivity to social responsibilities