Ranganathan Engineering College is promoted and nourished by Ranganathan Rajeswari Charitable Trust, Coimbatore (RRCT), The trust is the brain child of Dr. R. Murugesan and Dr.P.Tamilarasi Murugesan. Dr. R Murugesan, President, Indian society of Technical Education(ISTE),New Delhi is a multi-faceted personality committed to serve the needy people with a philanthropic attitude. He had completed his doctorate in Civil Engineering from University of Madras and has nearly 40 years of experience in academia and industry. He had served at various capacities staring from lecturer to the level of principal in various polytechnic and engineering colleges. He was the first Vice Chancellor of Anna University of Technology, Madurai. He had contributed to the mankind through his services as District Governor of Lions club, Coimbatore and he continues the same. He is an active member of various professional bodies.
Dr.P.Tamilarasi Murugesan is having nearly 35 years of experience in teaching and administration. She had completed her M.Sc, MBA, M.Phil and PhD, from various reputed institutions and served in Avinashilingam Deemed University for more than 30 years at various capacities. She is kind hearted, hardworking, able administrator, always thinking about the promotion of the student community and institution. She strongly believes that discipline and education should go hand in hand. She focuses on overall development of individual in the area such as Character, Personality , Communication besides academics.Ranganathan Rajeswari Charitable Trust also runs Ranganathan Engineering College, Ranganathan Polytechnic College.