Shri Andal Alagar College of Engineering (SAACE) has been founded by the philanthropist and popular file personality of south India Thiru Puratchi Kalaignar Vijayakanth, who is well known throught Tamil Nadu for his help to the poor students who aspire for higher studies. He attributes hope for the poor and bright students who aspire for better educational opportunities. the college is run by the "Shri Andal alagar Educational Trust".
Shri andal Alagar Educational Trust attributes its growth to its strongly dedicated and committed members and spearheaded by the chairperson Mrs.Prremalatha Vijayakanth, a former national sports person and a successful and adventurous business personality.
Secretary and Correspondent Shri.L.K.Sudhish is success personified at a very young age and has been in the business of improving Pertoleum products and recently ventured into the entertainment field. He was a student leader in his college days and a sports person, who has represented his college in athletics. He has been a great influence to the students with his strict disciples and amazing leadership qualities.