Sakthi Polytechnic College is functioning under the aegis of Sakthi Foundation Trust. Padma Bhushan Dr.N.Mahalingam,the famous industrialist and educationalist was the promoter and president of the foundation. The main objective of this institution is to impart quality technical education to the rural students. Sakthi Polytechnic College started functioning in September 1981. Initially three year Government Aided Diploma courses were offered in Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering. Courses on Electronics and Communication Engineering and Metallurgy are being offered from 1983-84. The course on Agricultural Technology is being offered from 1984-85. The self-supporting courses were also started in subsequent years. Computer Engineering course is offered from the year 2002-2003, Instrumentation and Control Engineering from the year 2003-2004, Mechanical Engineering from the year 2010-2011 and Metallurgy Engineering from the year 2014-2015 under Self Supporting Scheme.
To excel in imparting Value Based Technical Education to produce industry competent engineers and socially responsible citizens.
To impart transformative technical education through innovative teaching and learning methodologies
To enhance academia-industry partnership through internships and by collaborative projects.
To impart requisite skills to enhance employability and entrepreneurship.
To instill ethical and moral values to make them disciplined and socially responsible citizens.