PERIYAR MANIAMMAI INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Periyar Nagar, Vallam ,Thanjavur - 613 403,Tamilnadu, India


PERIYAR MANIAMMAI INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY  Periyar Nagar, Vallam ,Thanjavur - 613 403,Tamilnadu, India


Periyar Nagar, Vallam ,Thanjavur - 613 403,Tamilnadu, India


PHONE NO :  97901 11811  ,  97901 11911


Pursue your career defining degree from PMIST (Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science & Technology), a reputed Deemed to be University with finest professional and supportive environment. With over 100 plus industry tie-ups, 100% placement assistance and value added certificate programs, be rest assured for a promising future. PMIST imparts quality education, value added certification courses for better employment opportunities, ICT enabled classrooms, well-equipped library that shelves over 90,000 books & research journals, well-equipped laboratories and a fleet of highly qualified faculty members to provide an excellent academic environment that enables its students to Think, Innovate and Transform.


Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science & Technology is proud to be a unique institution of higher learning and academic excellence. In an endeavour to fulfil the dreams of our Mentor Thanthai Periyar and Annai Maniammaiyar, the University is dedicated to its societal responsibility for transforming students from different parts of India and abroad into stalwarts by igniting their hidden talents. As it is located in a rural area, the students are admitted from a wide range of calibre and by personal attention, and modern teaching methodology towards a Product / Process / Demo / Case Study teaching, they are shaped into career oriented professionals with bright future.

The University is making efforts to create new horizons in the arena of technical education and research. Curriculum innovation is given priority by the University to make the courses industry and research oriented. The dedicated and qualified faculty members routinely preach and practice for outcome based learning which leads towards an excellent academic career for the betterment of the students.


To be a University of global dynamism with excellence in knowledge and innovation ensuring social responsibility for creating an egalitarian society.


Offering well balanced programmes with scholarly faculty and state-of-art facilities to impart high level of knowledge.

Providing student - centered education and foster their growth in critical thinking, creativity, entrepreneurship, problem solving and collaborative work.

Involving progressive and meaningful research with concern for sustainable development.

Enabling the students to acquire the skills for global competencies.

Inculcating Universal values, Self respect, Gender equality, Dignity and Ethics.

Core Values

Student – centric vocation

Academic excellence

Social Justice, gender justice, equity, and equality

Skills and use of technology for global competency

Continual improvement

Leadership qualities

Societal needs towards sustainability

Learning, a life – long process

Team work

Entrepreneurship for all

Rural development

Basic, Societal, and applied research on Energy, Environment, and Empowerment



The emblem of the Institution in the form of a circular disc carrying the name of the University in its peripheral has the picture of Thanthai Periyar and Annai Maniammaiyar with the background of a burning torch representing the reforms proposed by them for eradicating superstitions and social evils and also informing the world that they are the torch bearers of social causes in this part of the world. The words Think, Innovate and Transform inscribed at the pedestal of the emblem stand for the watch words that guided the life of Thanthai Periyar and they are the golden rules governing the curricular and extracurricular activities of the Institution.


Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology has its origin from Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women established in 1988, by the Periyar Maniammai Educational and Charitable Society, Chennai. The Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women, named after the great social reformer of the twentieth century, E.V.Ramasamy, popularly known as Thanthai Periyar and his philanthropic wife Annai Maniammaiar, has to its credit of being the first Women’s Engineering College in the world. Institutionalizing the lofty ideals of Periyar by paving the way for women’s emancipation through providing increased access to higher education in Science and Technology and encouraging their participation in Social, National and Global development were the primary objective of the Institution.

The College was started with the approval of All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and initially affiliated to Bharathidasan University and later to Anna University, Chennai from 2001. Since August 17, 2007 it has been functioning as Deemed to be University with the approval of the UGC and Ministry of Human Resources, New Delhi.

The Institution is situated at 10 km towards west from Thanjavur and 45 km on the east from Tiruchirapalli and is easily accessible by road, rail and air. The Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology Trust has in its ambit a number of colleges, schools at Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Chennai and New Delhi in its own premises. The university has been steadily growing by leaps and bounds with adequate infrastructure and other facilities.The built-up areas in the main campus at Vallam is around 90,000 Sq.m.




Hospital facility is available within the PMIST campus for attending to the needs of the staff, students and general public. The hospital is facilitated with ambulance service, 16 beds, clinical laboratory and an operation theatre. The health workers visit nearby villages twice a week and conduct Medical camps periodically like Blood donation camp, Siddha Medical Camp, Eye camp, and Cancer Awareness camp in the adopted villages and providing medical consultations to all staff and students.

If required the following specialist attend the duty on emergency to take care of patients.

  • Gynecologist
  • Anesthetist
  • Gastroenterologist


PMIST provides banking facility within the campus. It provides all transaction facilities, Internet banking and Automatic Teller Machine (ATM) and Cash Depositing Machine (CDM) facilities for the reach of every student and public. All the students are encouraged to open an account for online fees payment facility and others. The Bank functions on all working days by providing all type of banking services to students, staff and general public.


Periyar Community Radio 90.4 MHZ also known as life enriched radio is a community radio set up on September 2007 to empower the local rural community, specifically to the marginalized. The station was inaugurated by Former President of India Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam. The community radio has a strong vision to combat illiteracy, poverty, women empowerment, health and education. It broadcasts three hours per day with one live session from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and being rebroadcasted from 6p.m. to 9p.m.


The campus is enriched with two cafeterias; Annai Nagammaiyar Canteen and Savitribai Phule Cafeteria. Both provide healthy and hygienic food. All cafeterias are open on all working days and provide food at a nominal price. Highly hygienic catering, purified Drinking water are provided. The kitchen is equipped with modernized cooking appliances/gadgets. Gift parlour facility is provided with all basic stationary needs and eatables for students.


PMIST campus is enabled with High Speed LAN (Optical Fiber Connection) for all Departments, Labs, Hostels and Administrative Sections at a speed of 1 GBPS.

E- Governance is supported with 11 Rack servers and Tower servers for enabling all routine academic activities.


Periyar TBI has been established in the campus with the funding support of Government of India. It plays a significant role to provide entrepreneurial services to the students. Activities like Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, public meetings, seminars, workshops, Skill development programmes, hands on training in instruments and customised programmes on demand. Periyar TBI has a full-fledged testing laboratory with state of art of equipment to carry out all biological and organic sample testing. Enabled with small formulation unit, Common Facility Centre; tissue culture production unit to support medicinal plants based product development. Individual incubation space is also allotted for eligible enterprising units and provided with necessary infrastructure facilities.


There are four hostels- three of them Annai Nagammaiyar, Vittobai and Swarna Ranganathan hostel are for women and they can accommodate around 2000 women students and the chakravarthi hostel for men can accommodate 600 students. Hostels are located within the campus in clean and calm environment, conductive to living and learning.


Hygienic and Nutrient rich steam cooking Facilities

Audio & Video Facilities in Dining Halls

Purified drinking water system

Need based food for students from other state and other countries.

Solar Water Heating System – 5 nos. 1000 litres Capacity provide hot water supply in hostels.

Biometric attendance punch system for the student’s attendance

24 hours hospital support within campus

Playgrounds near hostels

Library and computer centre for the easy access of hostel students

Staff tutors for personal care and to guide students in the hostels

Staff member’s regular visits during study hours to improve academic performance.


PMIST has a well laid 400meter standard track, a multipurpose indoor stadium, basket ball courts, badminton courts helps all students to get involved themselves in everyday practices gives more confidence to the players. PMIST provides a wide opportunity to enhance every aspiring sports student to stay fit and energetic. The facilities provided in the campus enables them to practice and perform by using their tactics, strategies and team spirit. Students are taught how to maintain their physical fitness, analyse any situation and make decisions in tracks or in stadium whenever required.


The campus provides the Biometric based Automation system to the Teaching and Non Teaching Staff to mark their attendance.


Post Office is housed inside the campus which provides mail services like Speed post, Registered Post and other financial services to all staff, students and general public


PMIST has instituted Driving School facility for interested staff and students inside the campus. Both two and four wheeler training are given in the special lanes established for practicing driving. Trained instructors are giving practice for the students. Students can choose their convenient timings to learn driving. The regular practice helps the students to become more confident in driving.


The PMIST campus is well connected by roads. Transport facility is available for both students and faculty members. Students can avail the facility by making a prior request to the Transport division Manager. The Bus routes and pickup points will be informed well in advance to the students. Buses with all safety measures are operated in and around Thanjavur connecting places within 60 kms of radius.

Campus Life

PMIST is an Eco friendly, Energy efficient, Green & Clean, Ragging free Conducive environment for student's life. The University is located on a land area of 114.85 acres, which once were barren and dry with scarce population in rural area. It is an energy efficient, pollution-free, zero waste and well-laid campus with an ambience for learning.

Anti-ragging  Campus

24 Hours  Hospital

WI-FI  Connectivity


The library has an extensive collection of Books, Thesis, Dissertations, Journals, Newspapers, E-books and more catalogued and arranged for the easy access of our students.

93,097  Books

308  Journals

2,263  Digital Library

2,780  Dissertations


To cater to the needs of residential students, PMIST has established three Women’s hostels and one Men’s Hostel.

Separate Hostels  for Boys and Girls

Hygienic & Nutrient  steam cooking Facilities

Audio & Video  Facilities in Dining Halls

24 hours hospital  support within campus


Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science & Technology emphasizes on total personality development of all students so that they can serve for the advancement of the Nation.

Professional  Play Ground

Separate courts  for different sports

Dedicated tutor  for sports

Encouragement  to participate

Green Campus

PMU campus has around 4,500 shrubs and plant varieties, 26,000 native trees and endangered trees. Such thick foliage of vegetation releases oxygen of 8.4 tonnes per day and CO2 absorption is around 1.6 tonnes per day.

Eco-green  campus

4,500  shrubs

26,000  native trees

R World  Institutional Ranking


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