Agni College of Technology was established in 2001 and it is affiliated to Anna University of Technology. The college is accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi and approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE). The college is situated in Thalambur, which is 20 kms from Adyar and 3 kms from Navalur off the Old Mahabalipuram Road (IT Highway), and is well connected by road. The management has taken all their efforts to build a team of committed teachers who form an integral part of the college in its growth. The students of the Agni College of Technology hail from all walks of life and always carry bright memories of the college and its Campus as they promote a healthy, congenial and academically interactive atmosphere. The college believes that the students should have a well-rounded personality and to facilitate this, the college conducts various programmes in addition to the teaching learning process, such as Personality Development Programme, Entrepreneur Development programme, Business Communication, Faculty Development Programmes, Career Oriented Programmes etc. The students are systematically monitored and taken care of by means of a two-tier counselling system, through which the students are advised and parents are informed of the progress of the students. There is a full-fledged placement cell in the college. The college organises campus interviews for the right placement of students in reputed organizations. Leading companies recruiting students through campus Interviews every year, some of the companies are Cogniziant Technology Solutions, Netmagnet Solutions, Cease Fire Industry, Accenture, India Cements Ltd, Slashsupport etc. The college conducts various state level and national level sports events regularly. A full time Physical Director is available with suitable sub staff to train the students and staff. The college provides good infrastructure facilities such as Library, Class rooms, Drawing halls, Computer centers, Workshop, Transport, Laboratories, Extra curricular activities, Hostel accomodation.
The college offers undergradute course in Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Information Technology and Mechanical Engineering.
The college offers post graduate course in Master of Business Administration and Master in Computer Application.