Edayathangudi G.S. Pillai Engineering College is situated 3 km from Nagore
and 6 km from Nagapattinam
. Established in 1995, it is managed by G S Pillai and Sons Charitable and Educational Trust. The college offers courses in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics, Information Technology, and Electronics and Communication. It has a built up area of 6,270 sq m with modern infrastructure and world class facilities. Infra structural facilities include canteen, bank, and separate hostel facilities for boys and girls. Placement facilities are also available. Good transportation facilities are available from Nagapattinam.