Marthandam College of Engineering and Technology (MACET) was established in the year 2005-06. It is a part of Marthandam Educational & Charitable Trust (MECT). This institution takes bright young people and shapes them in to technically competent and socially committed technocrats and administrators by imparting quality education. It is a private Engineering Institute located at Marthandam, Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu
- The MACET is approved by AICTE, New Delhi
- It is affiliated to Anna University
- It is an ISO 9001:2008 certified Institution
- Department of Civil Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Computer Science & Engineering
- Department of Electronic & Communication Engineering
- Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
- Department of Information Technology
- Department of Science & Humanities
- NSS- National Service Scheme
- RRC- Red Ribbon Club
- Youth Red Cross- Including Activities like Blood Donation Camp, Eye Camp, Road Safety Awareness etc.
Library- The library has 20000 volumes of books covering all disciplines of engineering and science. It subscribes a many national and international journals and magazines. It is fully computerized with internet facility to access 360 international e-journals and e-books.
Hostel- Institute has separate hostel facility for both boys and girls with all basic amenities inside the campus.
Sports- The college has excellent playground and provides facilities for games like Volley ball, Cricket, Football, Carom, Shuttle and Ball badminton, Chess, Fencing etc.
- Annual Sport Meet
- College Day
- J.Arun Paul Got Second Place in National level Fencing championship conducted by fencing association of India in 2007
- Second place in South Zone meet shotput (under 20 grade) in 2007
- MACET got First Place in State level Fencing Championship conducted by State Fencing Association in 2008
- Second Place in Team State Level Fencing Championship Conducted by State Fencing Association 2008
- Marthandam Educational & Charitable Trust provides scholarship to the meritorious students
- MECT offers the scholarship to athletic and artistic talented students
- Govt. scholarship is also available