The College is fortunate in having the expert guidance of prof. G. Shanmugam, the Founder Principal of MEPCO Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi who has done notable service in Technical Education for the past 62 years, including 14 years at P.S.G. College of Technology, Coimbatore, 20 years abroad in U.S.A., Iraq and Bahrain and 18 years at MEPCO. It is interesting to note that he has visited 17 Countries, so far. Even at the age of 86, he is active and energetic, as he maintains sound health.
He has already received 10 prestigious Awards at the Regional, State and National level. On 15th December 2012, he received the "Life Time Achievement Award" of ISTE from Dr. K.P. Issac, Member Secretary of A.I.C.T.E, New Delhi.