College of Engineering Munnar is an Institute of higher learning established by Government of Kerala and is managed by the Center for Continuing Education Kerala ( CCEK ). The Institution started in the year 2000 was affiliated to Cochin University of Science and Technology and is affiliated to APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University Kerala from 2015 admission onwards. The college is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The Chairman of the Governing Body of the institution is the Hon’ble Minister for Education, Government of Kerala and the Vice-Chairman is the Principal Secretary (Higher Education) Government of Kerala.
Since its inception, CEM has been priding itself on creating professional opportunities for its students and equipping them to become highly successful on their chosen field. Located in one of the most livable cities in the world, and associated with one of the finest universities in the region, the campus attracts students from all over the country. It is established in 26 acres of land in the Kannan Devan hills, just one kilometer of Munnar town.