Elumalai Polytechnic College


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About Elumalai Polytechnic College


E.S.Group established number of various reputed institutions with the aim to impart quality education to the rural students in and around Villupuram District whose dream of aspiring higher and quality education was a distant dream. Today, more than 10,000 students undergo as many as 25 streams of studies under the guidance of 400 competent, dedicated, talented and committed faculty members in a well furnished class rooms and well equipped laboratories. The Institutions are located in vast campuses on a land area of 95 acres.

The following are the constituent colleges of E.S.Group of Institutions:

  • Elumalai Polytechnic College (NBA Accredited with ‘A’Grade)
  • Theivanai Ammal College for Women (NAAC Accredited with ‘A’ Grade and ISO 9001:2000 certified)
  • E.S.Matriculation Higher Secondary School
  • E.S.College of Engineering and Technology
  • Pan Asian College of Art and Animation
  • E.S.College of Nursing and Paramedical Sciences
  • E.S.College of Education(B.Ed.)
  • E.S. Multispecialty Hospital
  • E.S.Music Acamdemy
  • E.S.Sports Academy

EPTC profile

The elumalai polytechnic college was started in the year 1983, with an intake of 240 students per year, now the intake is increased to 600 per year. It was started with four disciplines that are civil engineering, electronics and communication engineering, electrical and electronics engineering and mechanical engineering. Now it has grown into seven disciplines by adding Information Technology, computer engineering and automobile technology with the aim to provide quality education as per the changing needs of society by implementing and introducing various innovative new courses so as to make the distant dream come true at a reachable pace to the rural students in and around Villupuram district. Today, more than 2000 students aspire various courses here and come out in flying colours

The institution was awarded ISO 9001:2000 certification on 23rd January 2004 and subsequently ISO 9001:2008 from the yaer 2009 bu TUV management services Gmbh. Department of civil engineering, mechanical engineering and electronics & communication engineering have got NBA accreditation for three years from 15-02-2005. Department of electrical and electronics engineering has been accreditated for three years and automobile technology accreditated for five years from 2008.

The College takes great effort in honing the skills of the students of various back ground and makes them technically strong and economically stable. Sports and other physical activities make them physically strong and the academic training makes them mentally and professionally strong. Students from all over India pursue courses in Elumalai Polytechnic College.

New Horizon of – 3D Animation& Graphics

The Elumalai Polytechnic College is introducing “3D Animation and Graphics” as 3 years Diploma course from the academic year 2014. The course is approved by AICTE and run as per the norms of the DOTE, Tamilnadu. The syllabus is designed so as to meet the industry standard and will be taught with updated software’s. Both the diploma in engineering and animation subjects is covered throughout six semesters of the entire 3 year diploma course. The course is designed in consultation with the experts from industry and higher education is highly job-oriented.

Syllabus includes training of creative skill development such as:

  • Foundation –Drawing and painting
  • Clay modeling
  • 2D Animation
  • Web designing
  • 3D Animation
  • Audio & video editing
  • Visual Effects and Compositing
  • Photography
  • Videography

Why the Animation?

Animation industry is connected with almost every field of studies, including professional courses such as Medicine and Engineering Technologically; it has gained popularity among all walks of society. It has become an integral part of every person’s life. Entertainment and media has spread worldwide. It is a vast field to explore. The E.S. Group has rightly recognized this and foreseen wide range of opportunities in this field and once again set a record in being the first institution to introduce a new course in animation field.

The Government has recognized animation education as there is a great demand for qualified and trained manpower in animation and art in the fast growing infotainment industry world-over. The facilities for systematic higher education to develop skills needed are far from adequate in India. Not many Indian universities are offering graduate level programmes in these areas.

Being the pioneers of various courses and successful and innovative educationalists, E.S.Group founded Pan Asian College of Art and Animation in 2007 at Chennai. On realizing the need for such course in Villupuram where many rural students were talented but had no opportunity to fulfill their dream, The Pan Asian College was shifted to Villupuram in 2008. Ever since, the college has produced many 2D & 3D animators, visual effects artists  and have secured jobs in reputed companies at Chennai, Bangalore and abroad with considerably handsome salary.

Why the EPTC?

E.S. Group believes that learning experience extends far beyond the classrooms and laboratories of institutions. The Elumalai Polytechnic has rightly recognized this and foreseen wide range of opportunities in this field and once again set a record in being the first institution in Tamilnadu to introduce a new course in animation field. The Elumalai Polytechnic College creates opportunities for its students and teachers to closely interact with industry, business, Government organizations and many professional associations connected with entertainment and education. The college takes great pride in introducing the use of highly updated softwares which are used in animation industry in Hollywood.

Candidates who have creative ideas and talents and who are interested in pursuing any other courses after 10th standard may prefer the Diploma in 3D Animation and Graphics. Candidates who have passed diploma in 3D Animation and Graphics have excellent job opportunities as future belongs to animation.

Elumalai Polytechnic has been successfully running various courses for the past 30 years as follows:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • D Animation and Graphics from the academic year 2014 onwards

Employment Oppurtunities For Diploma Holders In 3d Animation &Graphics

  • 2D and 3D Animation studios
  • Computer Gaming
  • Film Production
  • Television Production
  • Advertisement Media and Communication
  • Visual Effects Studio
  • Audio and Video Editing
  • Educational Technology
  • Graphic Designing
  • Web Designing
  • Videography and Photography
  • Medical Engineering
  • E-Learning and E-Publishing companies
  • Multimedia Training Institutions
  • Animation Institutes
  • Architectural Decorations and Designing
  • Printing Industries and Multimedia

Elumalai Polytechnic has been conducting job fair for the past 12 years in association with Board of Apprenticeship and Training, Chennai. More than 200 leading companies take part and more than 10,000 students are placed in prominent industries and MNC’s. 100% placement assistance is provided by the college every year.

Salient Features

  • A pioneer institution in the field of technical education for over 30 years, especially serving rural society
  • A team qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty
  • Tie up with various organizations to have Institute – Industry Interaction
  • MOU with AIEMA(Ambattur Industrial Estate Manufacuterers Association) consisting of over 1500 industries
  • Spacious Library with more than 15000 volumes of technical books and more than 100 magazines and journals
  • Training Programme in Soft Skills, Hand writing Improvement, English Communication and Yoga
  • Internet facilities with 8 Mbps Broad Band speed
  • Green matte studio
  • Audio Recording Lab
  • World Class Digital Training Materials
  • CAD/CAM lab and CNC Machine with trained instructors
  • Extra Curricular Activities like NCC, NSS, YRS and RRC
  • Vast   Play Ground with Flood Light Facilities
  • Free Education for professional Volley ball players
  • Separate Hostel Facilities for both Boys and Girls
  • Separate South Indian and North Indian Food
  • RO Mineral  Water facility in the Whole Campus
  • Medical Facility and Healthcare by E.S. Multi Specialty Hospital


The College is conveniently located near (1Km) to the Villupuram New Bus Stand. Villupuram is well connected by road and rail. It is 162 Km South of Chennai and 157 Km North of Tiruchirapalli and 40 Km West of Pondicherry.