FROM 2019 - 2020



Founded in 1998 by eminent Industrialists and some benign NRIs, Indo French Educational Trust (IFET) is committed to promote education and research in the field of Engineering and Technology and to collate and disseminate in such fields with effective ideas, methods and techniques. The Trust has dedicated itself in educating and helping the rural youth in acquiring an understanding of Technology and its importance and value in day-to-day life as its vision. The trust has taken definite strides in achieving its vision under the able and active management of Mr.K.V. Raja-Chairman, Mr.A. Mohamed Ilyas-Vice Chairman and Mr.K. Shivram Alva- Secretary. The Trustees are personalities of high profile with rich and varied experience. IFET College of Engineering is a dream-come-true of the prescient and shrewd trustees. The Institution has gradually matured in all dimensions to establish a high standard of competence and excellence in engineering and technology.

To Deliver quality education of international standard and produce engineers competent at Regional,National and Global levels.

Striving to be the best in what we do,persistent and relentless in our pursuit of quality and never being satisfied with the status quo.

  • To Plan and Implement Innovative Teaching & Learning Process.

  • To Provide Quality Education Matching with futuristic trends in Engineering & Technology.

  • To Develop the College into a Global Institute of Learning and Research of Academic Excellence.

  • To Strive establishing and effective Quality Management system ensuring Continual improvement.


Mr. K.V. Raja


A Post Graduate in Sociology, Industrialist and Exporter for more than three decades- Rani Granites.Member of Social Service Organisations, Supporter of Entrepreneurship & Selfemployment. Involved in the development of technical education for the past one and half decade.

Mr. A. Mohamed Ilyas


A Graduate in Electrical Engineering with over 45 years of experience as an oil field and hydrocarbon reservoir consultant.Project Consultant in Qatar,Flat Promoter,Philanthropist & Social Service activist and member of Red cross society.

Mr. K. Shivram Alva


Industrialist - Alvaplast & Alva Pipes (NATIONAL AWARD WINNER). Social supporter-Running a school for Orphans and Challenged Children for the past two decades. Active member of Manufacturers Association-Puducherry, Social Worker/Counselor in local NGOs. A good public communicator and supporter of deprived community. Involved in the development of the Technical Education for the past two decades.

Mr. K. Venugopalan


An octogenarian industrialist still bubbling with enthusiasm and running successfully a group of industries - Rani Engineering and Rani Roadways. He is the founder chairman of Rani group of industries and he has passion for social work.

Mrs. M. Kala


Home maker and a perfectionist. She is known for successful planning and execution of all activities.

Ms. R. Sindhu


A commerce graduate with MBA (Finance & HR) very strong knowledge in share trading fundamentals. Dealing with shares is done by her as a profession. She is pursuing in doctoral degree.

Mr. R. Vimal


A young and dynamic engineer cum finance executive. He has done B.E in Computer Science and Engineering and MBA with finance as specialization.

Mr.M.I Thameem Ansari


A Post graduate Mechanical Engineering with varied corporate & Professional experience and involved in engineering & Construction Projects.

Mr.M.I.Mohammad Suhail


A Graduate in Engineering involved in Property Development Business.

Dr. G. Mahendran (M.Tech, Ph.D)


  • Dr. G. Mahendran joined this Institute in Dec 2011 as Dean and rose to the position of Principal in Oct 2013.

  • He has to his credit several publications/presentations in the National & International journals/symposia.

  • Recognized supervisor for guiding Ph.D under Anna University & Sathyabama University in the area of Joining of materials.

  • He is also coordinating the NBA accreditation process for Engineering programmes in this institution.


  • Ph.D- Annamalai University, Chidambaram (2009)

  • M.Tech (Advance Manufacturing) - Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai (2000) I Class

  • B.E (Mechanical & Production) - Annamalai University, Chidambaram (1995) I Class


  • Teaching : 17 years 1 month

Dr. S. Matilda (B.E , M.S (IT) , Ph.D)


  • Dr. S. Matilda received B.E.(Hons) Degree from Madurai Kamaraj University, M.S Degree from BITS Pilani and Ph.D in Computer Networks and Communication from Annamalai University.

  • She was awarded the sixth university rank during her undergraduate study.

  • Her research interest includes 4G Networks, Cross-layer design methods, enhancing QoS, Network Simulation tools, Buffer design and network analysis tools.

  • She is dually certified to teach (permanent) regular and special education in Engineering.

  • She is Cisco certified instructor for CCNA and is certified by IBM for Rational Rose.

  • She has also obtained the covered Cambridge International Certificate for Teachers and Trainers (CICTT) in Engineering.

  • She has been certified by Dale Carnegie for High Impact Teaching Skills.

  • She is a life member of ISTE and IAENG. She has rich experience in teaching and administration at different levels.

  • Currently she is the Vice Principal and Dean-Academics of IFET College of Engineering.

Prof. J. Asha (M.E , Ph.D)


  • Prof. J. Asha graduated in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from PSG College of Technology in 1987 and received M.E Degree in Power Systems from Annamalai University in 2002.

  • She is currently pursuing Ph.D at Annamalai University.

  • At PSG, she received best outstanding student award from IEEE students chapter.

  • She is a life member in ISTE and IE India.

  • She has 25 years of teaching experience out of which 13 years she is associated with IFET.

  • Apart from teaching and general administration, her interest include training newly inducted teachers, conducting special programmes for students, motivating students to do projects, associating with companies and handling student's issues.

  • She was instrumental in the signing of MoU with Infosys for campus connect programme for which she is the SPOC.

  • Presently she is Dean Placement and Dean Students affairs.


Name Position in Governing Council Present professional position / Occupation
Mr. K.V. Raja Chairman Chairman-IFET Trust & Industrialist
Mr. A. Mohamed Ilyas Council Member nominated by IFET Trust Vice-Chairman-IFET Trust & Industrialist
Mr. K. Shivram Alva Council Member nominated by IFET Trust Secretary-IFET Trust & Industrialist
Dr. R. Vijaya Rajeshwaran Nominee from The Industry Chairman, ViMicrosystems, Chennai
Mr. Umesh R.Shoney Nominee from The Industry Director, Purelec Carbon India Private Limited
Dr. G. Ganesan Member Educationalists Professor, Annamalai University, Chidambaram
Dr. Ajay. D.Vimalraj Member Educationalists Professor, Pondicherry Engineering College
Dr. V. Arutchelvan Member Educationalists Professor, Annamalai University, Chidambaram
Dr. B.K. Ragunath Member Educationalists Professor, Annamalai University, Chidambaram
Dr. M. Velan Nominee from the Affiliated University Professor, Anna University, Chennai
Commissioner DOTE Ex-Officio,Chennai
Director SRO,AICTE Ex-officio,Chennai
Dr. G. Mahendran Member Secretary Principal, IFET College of Engineering, Villupuram
Dr. S. Matilda Nominee from the Institution Vice Principal, Dean-Academics, IFET College of Engineering, Villupuram
Prof. J. Asha Nominee from the Institution Dean Placement & Student affairs, IFET College of Engineering, Villupuram