Department of Civil Engineering, AEC started an incubation centre Annapoorana Civil Incubation Centre (ACIC) in association with SS Group of Companies on 17.12.2018 with the heavenly blessings of Dr.S.Shanmugasundaram our founder chairman . The centre was inaugurated by Mrs. Annapoorani Shanmugasundaram, Madam Founder Chairman in the presence of Mr. N. V. Chandrasekar Vice-President, Vinayaka Missions University, Dr.A.Anbuchezian, Principal, Dr.S.Sharavanan, Vice Principal and Dr.O.Saravanan, Dean-First year. ACIC aims to excel in the field of consultancy and testing of materials and other Civil Engineering works. Survey, Marking, Engineering, Geotechnical, Material testing and Environmental services are carried out.The objective of the center for excellence is to provide best world class practices and to facilitate in research, exchange ideas, solutions to practical problems. The department of Civil Engineering has signed MoU with many companies to enhance industry institute interaction such as internships, Field visits, Guest lectures, Seminars, workshops, placement are provided to students. Practical training is given for faculty members. Students are being exposed to have practical knowledge in the Civil Engineering field through this centre.