Chennai Institute of Technology was established under the Parthasarathy Seeniammal Educational Trust Chennai in the year 2010, founded by first generation entrepreneur Shri.P.Sriram, Chairman and Industrialist. CIT Chennai affiliated to Anna University Chennai and approved by AICTE New Delhi, Recognized under UGC 2f ,12B status, Recognized as SIRO – DSIR by Ministry of Science and Technology, New Delhi, Accredited (CSE, ECE, EEE,MECH,MCT) by NBA New Delhi, all department secured 700+ marks. NAAC A+ grade. Department of ECE, CSE and Mechanical Engineering recognized as Nodal Research Centre under Anna University Chennai. The college has well developed infrastructure with state of art facility in laboratories and various centers of excellence in collaboration with industries of repute. Centre of Excellence for BPM partnered with Virtusa and PEGA, KUKA industrial robotics training centre, Tekla – TRIMBLE buildings education, Design and Digital manufacturing centre, Centre of Excellence in Embedded system and IOT in alliance with WABCO India and Kyu Tech University Japan, Centre for Networking in collaboration with CISCO, Centre for Green energy, Centre for Numerical Control machine, ATALON Engine research centre, 3D Manufacturing and Reverse engineering centre ,Center of Excellence in Embedded and Imaging Technology in association with HCL , Centre for Non-Linear Dynamics , Center for System Design , Centre for Energy , Center for Addictive Manufacturing , Center for Artificial Intelligence and Data Science etc. CIT opened its avenues to collaborate with various reputed national and international institutions and industries for faculty and students through exchange programs and joint research activities.