P.M.R. Engineering College is a self financing Engineering College functioning from the academic year 2008. The Institution is managed by the P.M.R. Educational Trust a philanthropic organization for providing quality engineering education. The College has been approved by the All India Council for Technical Education vide file No.06/05/T.N/ENGG/2007/32 dt. 7th March 2008 & affiliated to Anna University, Chennai vide Lr. No. CAI / 1775 / AFFLN / 2008-09 / New College dt. 26th June 2008.
The institution is situated in a spacious campus of 10.5 acres of land within Chennai city Limits conducive to study and away from the hustle and noise of the city at an easily accessible distance viz 4 km from Anna Nagar and 1 Km each from Ambattur, Mugappair & Maduravoyal thus provides ample scope for industrial visits and training in the surrounding Industrial area.