Welcome to Dr. Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering ( DRSACOE )
Dr. Sivanthi Aditanar College of Engineering was established in 1995 with the principal objective of bringing quality education within the reach of the weaker sections, particularly in rural areas.The college has been established with the aim of imparting professional & technical education with emphasis on building analytical and reasoning abilities as well as practical skills.
The objective of the college is to inculcate in every student a sense of responsibility towards the society and respect for human life besides developing in them the highest standards of professional behavior & personal integrity.
The college adopts 3D policy which is “Discipline, Duty & Development”.
Sri.Si.Pa.Aditanar founder of AEI was born in Kayamozhi on Sep 27,1907. In 1934, as a Barrister, he visited Singapore to practise law and earn the investment for his journalistic career. In 1948 he commenced THE DAILY THANTHI and revolutionized the field of journalism and created a far- reaching impact on the society.
In political arena too, Sri. Si.Pa.Aditanar adorned the Tamilnadu Assembly speaker post in 1967 and later in 1969 assumed charge as a Minister for Co-operation and Agriculture. He established AEI in 1962, to uplift the rural masses by providing quality higher education in Arts, Science, Physical Education, Teacher Education, Engineering, Management, Medical & Paramedical science, etc. which are usually available in urban cities. He passed away in May 24, 1981.
FOUNDER : PADMASHRI DR.SIVANTHI ADITYAN
Padmashri Dr. B. SIVANTHI ADITYAN was a multifaceted personality with each facet representing the peak of achievement in different fields. He was a sportsman and sports administrator par excellence. He had been the President of the Indian Olympic Association for almost 10 years, held office in several International sports bodies.
He was awarded the Olympic Order of Merit by the International Olympic Committee for his services rendered for the development of sports and education. He was a renowned industrialist, a newspaper baron of high repute, a dedicated educationalist and a quiet, unassuming philanthropist.
He had been accorded the single honour of being appointed as the Sheriff of Madras for two consecutive terms. He was the Director of THE DAILY THANTHI and had rendered distinguished service to the Tamil language. He made an outstanding contribution in the field of education in the state. He established temples of learning in remote and inaccessible areas of the state. Today, thousands of young students who study in these institutions are living testimony to his commitment and dedication.
In recognition of his service in the field of education, he was conferred with Honorary Doctorates by Madurai Kamaraj University, Annamalai University,ManonmaniamSundaranar University , University of Madras & Tamilnadu Physical Education & Sports University. He was honoured with the award of Padmashri by the Central Government in 2009.
PADMASHRI DR. B. SIVANTHI ADITYAN served in the Senate and Syndicate of four Universities, namely,Madurai Kamaraj University,AnnamalaiUniversity,Bharathidasan University & University of Madras. He was also appointed as a member of the Planning Board of the Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University and ManonmaniamSundaranar University.
• Olympic Order of Merit by International Olympic Committee in 1995.
• Gold Medal by International Volley Ball Federation for his contribution to Volley Ball in India.
• Sports and Study Award by International Olympic Committee in 1987.
• ‘OCA Merit Award’ on 14.11.2010 by Asian Olympic Council
• ‘Shiromani’ Award in 1990
• ‘Vijayashree’ Award in 1990
• ‘Padmashri’ Award by the Government of India in 2009
CHAIRMAN : Shri.S.BALASUBRAMANIAN ADITYAN
Shri. S. Balasubramanian Adityan was born on 8th March 1965.He holds B. Com from Madras University. He serves as the Director of Daily Thanthi, Daily Thanthi Private Limited, Educational Trustee Company Pvt. Limited, Metronation Chennai Television Pvt. Ltd, India Cabs Pvt Limited, Gay Travels Pvt Limited, Rani Weekly Pvt. Ltd., Subasri Reality Pvt Limited, Sivanthi Farms Pvt Limited, Rukmani Publications Pvt. Limited, Indian Newspaper Society, India Cements Limited.
He is the advisor of Malar Publications Ltd. which owns Maalai Malar, Evening Tamil Daily, Air Media Network, AMN TV, Hello FM, Rani Printers. He serves as the Executive Director of Maalai Malar since 1990.He is solely responsible for his innovative ideas and concepts. The quality, design and layout has made Maalai Malar as the No.1 Evening newspaper in India.Nearly 1,65000 copies are sold.‘Daily Thanthi’ is No:1 regional newspaper in India.
‘Daily Thanthi’ celebrated its platinum jubilee on 6th Nov 2017. Prime Minister Narendra Modi & Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami participated in the historic event.Thanthi Tv is selected for National Award for its excellence in TN General Election 2016. President of India presented the award to Thanthi TV on the occasion of ‘National Voters Day’.
He serves as the Chairman of Dr.SivanthiAditanar College of Engineering, Aditanar College of Arts & Science, GovindammalAditanarWomens College, Dr.SivanthiAditanar College of Physical Education, Dr.SivanthiAditanar College of Education, Dr.SivanthiAditanar College of Nursing, Dr.SivanthiAditanar Teacher Training Institute, Sivanthi Academy &Sivanthi Matriculation School. He serves as the Vice President of Tamil Nadu Olympic Association.