The PKIET was established under the 'Engineering College (Karaikal) Society (Reg. No. 780 OF 2007 / 23.07.2007)', registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860. The PKIET was inaugurated by the Hon'ble Chief Minister Thiru N. Rangasamy on 15.11.2007 and functioning from the academic year 2007-08.
|Sl.No.||Name of the branch in B.Tech. Programme 2007-08||Sanctioned intake|
|Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Institute Of Engineering And Technology, Nedungadu, Karaikal|
|1||B.Tech. (Computer Science & Engineering)||60|
|2||B.Tech. (Information Technology)||60|
|3||B.Tech. (Electronics and Communication Engineering)||60|