Engineering College and Research Institute was established as a constituent educational institution of
the prestigious Tamil Nadu Agricultural University in the academic year
of 1972 in Coimbatore. The college was shifted to Kumulur in
the year 1992. The campus is at a distance of 25 km from Trichy.
This campus has been extended in an area of 280 acres of experimental
farm, updated with infrastructural facilities for academic,
co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
Engineering College and Research Institute, Kumulur is the only
constituent College of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University offering
B.Tech.(Agrl.Engg.) Degree to produce the technocrats towards the
challenges of population explosion, labour shortage, ethnic energy
crisis, food and fuel shortages, intensive resource inventory towards
alleviation of poverty and environmental stress.