AVS Engineering College was established in 2008 and is a reputed institute of higher technical education. It is one of the 10 Institutions promoted by Om Sri Vivekanandha Educational Trust. It is located well within the city limit and is just 2 kms away from Salem Town Railway Station on Military Road, near Shri Sakthi Kailaash Women’s College, Ammapet, Salem.
The College strives to become a pioneering world class center of excellence in education and research through collaborative, consultative and participatory approaches. The College is to nurture high caliber Engineers, challenging Entrepreneurs and researchers to the needs of the industries and Institutions around the globe. The college is governed by AVS Educational Trust, a non-profit organization headed by Mr. S.V. Shivagnanam. The institute imparts B. Tech level courses in various disciplines, along with postgraduate level course in Computer Applications. The institute is run by two young & dynamic AVS trustees known as a brilliant strategist and a tough administrator Mr. S. Natrajan is the Secretary and Correspondent for the college.