Started in 2000, Francis Xavier Engineering College is a Christian minority institution located in Tirunelveli
town. Managed by St Xaviers Educational Trust, it conducts educational programs in Electronics and Communication, Computer Science, Information Technology and Electrical and Electronics Engineering. It is equipped with experienced and dedicated faculties, canteen, hostel facilities for boys and girls and stores. The college also has a placement cell. Transportation facility is also available. Railway station and bus stand are situated nearby.