Desikar Polytechnic College was established
in the year 1958 under the auspices of the Valivalam Desikar
Educational Trust. Our founder Thiru K.M.Desikar,
B.A., a noted Philanthropist, established
this institution with the aim of giving technical
education to the rural students mostly of agrarian families.
The revenue return from the wet lands of the trust is
the source to meet a portion of management share of the
recurring expenditure of the polytechnic college. The
remaining portion of the recurring and non-recurring expenditure
for the development activities are met from the State
A. Appasamy, son-in-law of our founder Thiru K.M.Desikar,
B.A., senior legal heir of the family was acting
as the chairman of Valivalam Desikar Polytechnic College
since 1984. From 2004, after the demise of Tmt.
A. Kanagammal daughter of our founder, Thiru
A. Appasamy became the Chairman of Board of Trusts
including that of the Valivalam Desikar Educational Trust.
are fortunate to have the strong backing of the Management,
headed by Tmt. Ezhilarasi Manoharan grand
daughter of our founder and daughter of our chairman Board
of Trusts . Our Chair-person and the esteemed members
of the Governing council stand by us in all our endeavors
by continually guiding, encouraging and inspiring us.
We are very proud that Dr. S. Pandarinathan.,
B.Sc.,B.Tech.,PhD., our beloved Principal is
a kind hearted unique dynamic personality in administration,
expert in law, born teacher, good guide, good philosopher,
well versed in ‘Vaasthu’, practical Civil Engineer, well
known spiritualist, performing ‘Yaagam’ for the welfare
of the people, and a noble man.