Lord Jegannath College of Engineering and Technology (LJCET) is built in a serene, green and vast campus at Ramanathichanputhur, 15 Kms east of Nagercoil and 15 Kms north of Kanyakumari. It is founded and run by PSN Educational & Charitable Trust, P. S. Nadar Buildings, Court Road, Nagercoil. The great visionaries behind the establishment of this Promoting Body are a host of munificent trustees with noble and charitable blend of mind and is headed by the Managing Trustee and Chairman Dr. P. Suyambu who carved out the PSN Nagar from Marungoor.
The Chairman who is a learned person with a Doctoral Degree in Magneto hydrodynamics (BARC, Mumbai) and a Doctorate in Law, with his team of Charitable personalities as Board of Trustees has come out with the vision and mission to start this new institution and they have developed several prospective plans for growth and development to achieve the goals and objectives.
Established in the year 2006, LJCET in this year have plans to take giant strides in academic accomplishments to acquire an unrivaled reputation in technical education. The prime objective of the institutions is to impart technical education to the neglected rural youths and to bring them to the fore front in the society.