NSS College of Engineering, Palakkad was established in 1960 with three branches during the second Five – Year plan with the assistance of Central and State Government under the Grand in – Aid scheme. Currently it is one of the most reputed, premier Engineering educational institutions in Kerala, managed by Nair Service Society affiliated to the University of Calicut. At present, the institution offers B-TECH degree courses in six branches and M-TECH degree course in Communication engineering.
Campus is located at Akathethara (9km from Palakkad town), spread over 125 acres. College is well connected by road, rail and air to all national and international destinations.