In the year 1984, Muthayammal Educational Trust was established to create higher educational facilities to poor rural people who could not go to towns and cities in pursuit of higher education. The trust is started by Mr.R.Ramasamy as a Chairman, Mr.K.P.Ramaswamy as a Secretary and Mr.R.Kandasamy as a Treasurer, while Er.K.Gunasekaran as a Executive Director, Mr.R.Jayaprakash as a Admission Director, Mr.R.Muthuvel as a Academic Director, Tmt Sulochana Ramaswamy, Tmt Ammani Kandasamy, Mr. R.Premkumar as a Member of the Trust.
In the year 1984, the Trust entered its first Foot-print with Muthayammal Polytechnic College. Its second Foot -print with Muthayammal Arts and Science College in the year 1994 Its third Foot-print with Muthayammal Industrial Training Institute in the year 1999. It advanced its steps towards Muthayammal Engineering College in the year of 2000.