The PES College of Engineering (PESCE), Mandya, is one of the premier engineering colleges, established in the year 1962 by Peoples Education Trust, Mandya, formed by philanthropic farmers of Mandya district on a “no profit” basis. The institute established by the great visionary, Late Sri K V Shankaragowda, former Education Minister, Government of Karnataka, with a vision of providing quality education to young rural aspirants in Engineering & Technology. At present, PESCE is headed by Dr H D Chowdaiah, Educationist & Visionary.
Since its establishment, PESCEis affiliated to University of Mysore, Mysuru, the and then it is affiliated to VTU, Belagavi. Later PESCE recognized and conferred Autonomous status during 2008. PESCEis selected by World Bank and MHRD-Government of India under TEQIP (Phase-II & III) project for its exceptional academic excellence. The institute management has redefined its Vision & Mission as, “It is committed to develop student potential through high quality teaching-learning processes and state of the art infrastructure” and is determined to improve the academic standards and campus environment to impart quality technical education to make students of PESCE Professionally Excellent, Socially Committed Engineers in synonym with PESCE through the experimental learning with modern teaching tools and structured inputs.
“Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another”. It is our deepest desire to serve the society by moulding the technocrats and business leaders of tomorrow. To this end, we have endeavored to create a world-class educational institution that is complete in every way. Be it facilities or faculty, curriculum or career guidance, we seek to offer the very best to our students. Education that is thorough, purposeful and meets the requirements of today’s job market; education that disciplines and inculcates values; education that is in tune with the changing dynamics of today’s competitive world – that is the kind of education that PES College of Engineering, Mandya, Karnataka, offers.”