Mahindra École Centrale

MEC signifies the Rise of the New Engineer. A new paradigm made possible by a historic collaboration involving the Mahindra Group, École Centrale Paris and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH).

The Mahindra Group, one of India's largest business houses, aims to create an Engineering college that produces global-thinking, business oriented engineers.

École Centrale Paris is a leading 200 year old French University dedicated to Engineering Education.

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad is Andhra Pradesh's premier Engineering University.

Leader Speak

Anand Mahindra on Mahindra École Centrale

Anand G Mahindra, Chairman and Managing Director of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. talks about kick-starting the transformation of engineering education in India with Mahindra École Centrale.

Sanjay Dhande on Mahindra École Centrale

Prof. Sanjay G Dhande, Founder Director of Mahindra École Centrale, talks about how Research, Development and Innovation are the integral parts of the institute.

Hervé Biausser on Mahindra École Centrale

Hervé Biausser, President École Centrale Paris and Supelec, talks about École Centrale's partnership with the Mahindra Group and its effort towards creating engineers of the future.

Vineet Nayyar on Mahindra École Centrale

Vineet Nayyar, Executive Vice Chairman of Tech Mahindra and Chairman of Mahindra École Centrale speaks about the quality of education and Mahindra's foreign collaboration with École Centrale, Paris.

C P Gurnani on Mahindra École Centrale

C P Gurnani, Managing Director and CEO of Tech Mahindra, talks of the world class education offered by MEC and about facing the challenge of talent management in today's times.

Vineet Nayyar

Executive Vice Chairman, Tech Mahindra & Chairman - Mahindra École Centrale


Mahindra École Centrale will provide apprenticeship with collaboration from the Industry, focus on humanities, international exposure and allied education to develop a ‘whole-brain-approach’ to business.

Dr. Sanjay Dhande

Founder Director, Mahindra École Centrale


The industry experts predict a shortfall of approximately 2.5 million employable engineers in India by 2020. Mahindra École Centrale will strive to bridge this gap and be a worldwide leader in engineering education and research. It intends to have top-class practitioners from India and overseas and offer students cutting-edge facilities in emerging technologies such as Manufacturing, knowledge based services.

Hervé Biausser

President, École Centrale Paris


École Centrale Paris strongly believes that Higher Education and Research is the key for ensuring a future that is sustainable. École’s pedagogy, knowledge & experience earned over 200 years will enable us to shape the innovation ecosystem of the next century -- École Centrale Paris is very proud to be associated with Mahindra for this impactful initiative.

C P Gurnani

MD and CEO, Tech Mahindra


"The Institute" for the industry. That is what we are creating. Nothing short of that will satisfy us.


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