The SVCE is a unit of Sri Venkateswara Educational and Health Trust (SVEHT).The Trust was founded on 1 August 1984 at the behest and benign blessings of His Holiness Pujashree Kanchi Kamakoti Peedathipathi Sri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamigal. Dr. A. C. Muthia, a renowned engineer, industrialist and philanthropist is the Chairman of the Governing Council of the college. The college is in a 95 acre lush green Campus. It is housed in architecturally exquisite buildings with ample infrastructure such as classrooms, laboratories, libraries, sports arena, canteen, hostels, dispensary, bank etc.,
While the College supports the learning of the highest order through its quality infrastructure and eminent faculty, it also provides a wide scope for excellent development of personality of students through the effectively functional Associations meant for professional, co-curricular and extracurricular activities. Within a short period, this College has taken firm strides and has grown to be at the top of the table in India. The college celebrated its decennium on March 16, 1996 and its silver jubilee on Sep 29, 2010.