Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute (AEC&RI), Trichy was established in 1972, as a constituent educational institution of the prestigious Tamil Nadu Agricultural University in Coimbatore. The college was shifted to Kumulur in 1992. AEC&RI offers Agrl.Engg degree to produce the technocrats towards the challenges of population explosion, labour shortage, ethnic energy crisis, food and fuel shortages, intensive resource inventory towards alleviation of poverty and environmental stress.
Campus of Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute –
The campus is at a distance of 25 km from Trichy. This campus has been extended in an area of 280 acres of experimental farm, updated with infrastructural facilities for academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
Facilities at Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute –
- Lecture Halls
- Computer Centre
- Hostel Facilities
- Sports & Games Facilities
Departments at Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute –
- Department of Farm Machinery and Bio-Energy
- Department of Agricultural Processing and Basic Sciences
- Department of Soil Water Conservation and Agricultural Structures
- Department of Agriculture Sciences