PERI Institute of Technology was established by the PERI Educational and Charitable Trust.


PERI Institute of Technology (PERI IT) was established in 2010 by the PERI Educational and Charitable Trust with the objective of providing quality technical education. The Institute is built at Mannivakkam, Chennai in a sprawling area of 15 acres replete with A/C classrooms, well equipped labs, A/C transport, cafeteria and a vast library.

PERI IT offers both B.E. and M.E. courses and is recognized as an institution offering technical education by AICTE, New Delhi. It is affiliated to Anna University of Technology, Chennai.


The PERI Educational and Charitable Trust was founded in 2007. The vision of the trust is to provide a world class nodal centre of education where academics, communication, comprehension, visualization, practical application and leadership skills are imparted through encouraging research, training and development in technical and non-technical areas.

As part of its vision, the trust established PERI Institute of Technology in 2010 with B.E. courses in Mechanical, Civil, Computers and EEE. In 2011, B.E. ECE was introduced. M.E. Applied Electronics and M.E. Computer Science were added in 2012. M.E. Power Electronics & Drives and M.E. Communication Systems were introduced in 2014.

PERI IT is the brainchild of Mr. Saravanan Periasamy, the founding President & CEO of PERI Software Solutions Inc., a leading multinational IT Consulting and Services Company based in USA and the Chairman of the PERI Educational and Charitable Trust. He is the source of inspiration and the pathfinder for this institution.


PERI IT is administered by a governing council which comprises of representatives of the PERI Educational & Charitable Trust, representatives of the State Government, the Anna University of Technology, Chennai, the All India Council of Technical Education, New Delhi and eminent scholars and industrialists. The Governing Council is responsible for planning and monitoring all academic and admininstrative activities of PERI IT. The day-to-day management is conducted by an academic and administrative set up helmed by Mr. Saravanan Periasamy.



PERI Institute of Technology visualizes growing in future to an internationally recognized seat of higher learning in engineering, technology & science. It also visualizes being a research incubator for academicians, industrialists and researchers from across the world, enabling them to work in an environment with the sophisticated and state of the art equipment and amenities provided at the Institute.



In the process of realization of its Vision, PERI IT strives to provide quality technical education at affordable cost in a challenging & stimulating environment with state of the art facilities and a global team of dedicated and talented academicians, without compromising in its core values of honesty, transparency and excellence.