Nachimuthu Polytechnic College was established in the year 1957, by Arutchelvar Dr.N.Mahalingam in memory of his beloved father, Thiru.P.Nachimuthu Gounder. Thiru.P.Nachimuthu Gounder was a embodiment of hard work, Sincerity, truthfulness and perseverance. He established the Anamalais Bus Transport Company, a pioneer in road transport industry in Tamilnadu.
He desired to impart technical education and training to the young students of Pollachi and the rural areas in its neighbourhood. His cherished desire was fulfilled by his worthy son Dr.N.Mahalingam.
Nachimuthu Polytechnic College is having a wide areas of 10 acres with green environment. It is situated 3 km from Pollachi town Pollachi - Palani Road. In the 58th year of its functioning, it has grown to become one of the foremost Aided Polytechnics in TamilNadu.