Manakula Vinayagar Institute of Technology (MVIT), with its motto, Educate, Empower and Excel, has risen to meet the ever increasing needs of technologists to build the future world. MVIT is a self-financing technical institute started in 2008 by Sri Manakula Vinayagar Educational Trust. It has been observed as best among the Top 3 Engineering Colleges affiliated to Pondicherry University. This institute produces University Gold medalists consistently in varied branches of Engineering viz., Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE), Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), Information Technology (IT), Mechanical Engineering (ME). The Engineering students studying in this institute are trained well and enabled to participate in National level competitions Smart India Hackathon, Codevita, Encode, etc., conducted by TCS and gain significant recognitions.
The Department of Management Studies in this college offers MBA (Master of Business Administration) program, which is best among the similar programs offered by various colleges affiliated to Pondicherry University in Pondicherry Region. The “Techipeidia” team of Best students from this college has won First Prize in Smart India Hackthon 2019 organised by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD).