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Anna University, Chennai

7.9 / 10

Based on 129 Ratings

About Anna University, Chennai


Anna University, Chennai was established in 1978 and was named after the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Late Dr. C.N. Annadurai. The main campus is spread over an area of 189 acres. Anna University has 13 Constituent Colleges, 3 Regional Campuses at Tirunelveli, Madurai and Coimbatore and 593 Affiliated Colleges. The University Grants Commission [UGC] has recognized Anna University as "University with Potential for Excellence". The University was accredited with "A" grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC]. 

The university comprises of six government engineering colleges, 426 self-financing colleges, and three government-aided private institutions. All these institutions are located in the state of Tamil Nadu. It offers numerous undergraduate and postgraduate courses in multiple specializations. The Anna University admissions are based on the entrance exam which is conducted by the university. Two state-level exams TNEA and TANCET are also conducted by the university.

Anna University also offers distance education to those candidates who couldn’t enroll in the regular college. The University is offering professional programs like MBA, MCA through correspondence mode and M.Sc through E-learning mode. Distance Education Entrance Test is conducted by the university for admissions to the MBA and MCA programs.


Anna University, Chennai Quick Links:

Sl. No. Table of Contents
1 Highlights
2 Rankings and Awards
3 Placements
4 Departments
5 Centres
6 Eligibility Criteria
7 Admissions
8 Hostel Details

Anna University, Chennai Highlights:

Year of Establishment

1978

Infrastructure

Computer Labs, Cafeteria, Laboratory, Library, Auditorium, Gym, Classrooms

Anna University Chennai Address

Sardar Patel Road, Old Highways Building, Guindy Chennai - 600025 Tamil Nadu, India

Anna University Contact Number

044-22357077 , 22357073 , 22357076 , 22357264 , 22357265

Anna University Courses

Undergraduate Courses, Postgraduate Courses, Doctoral Programs

Anna University Fees Structure


Anna University, Chennai Rankings and Awards:

  • Anna University was ranked in 10th place in India overall by the National Institutional Ranking Framework [NIRF] in 2018.
  • Ranked in 4th place among Top Universities by NIRF in 2018.
  • Ranked in 8th place in the Engineering category by NIRF in 2018.

Anna University, Chennai Placement Highlights:

  • Anna University has a training and placement cell which acts as an interface between the students and industries.
  • The placement cell helps the students towards their campus placement and also gives industrial training.
  • Conducts training workshops on topics ranging from CV building, Group Discussions to high impact presentations & interview handling skills, domain-specific training.
  • The Placement Team focuses on various academic as well as non-academic based training and development making the students well equipped to meet the dynamic industry requirements.

Anna University, Chennai Departments:

  • Faculty of Technology
    • Department of Biotechnology
    • Department of CECRI
    • Department of Ceramic Technology
    • Department of Chemical Engineering
    • Department of Leather Technology
    • Rubber and Plastic Technology
    • Department of Textile Technology
    • Department of Applied Science Technology
  • Faculty of Civil Engineering
    • Building Technology Center
    • Centre for Disaster Mitigation and Management
    • Centre for Environmental Studies
    • Centre for Water Resources
    • Department of Civil Engineering
    • Division of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Management
    • Division of Transportation Engineering
    • Institute for Ocean Management
    • Institute of Remote Sensing
    • Structural Engineering Division
  • Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
    • Aerospace Engineering
    • Automobile Engineering
    • Department of Industrial Engineering
    • Department of Manufacturing Engineering
    • Department of Mechanical Engineering
    • Department of Mining Engineering
    • Department of Printing Technology
    • Institute of Energy Studies
    • Manufacturing Systems Management
    • Production Technology
  • Faculty of Electronics and Electrical Engineering
    • Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
    • Instrumentation Engineering
  • Faculty of Information and Communication Engineering
    • Centre for Medical Electronics
    • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
    • Department of Computer Technology
    • Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
    • Department of Electronics Engineering
    • Department of Information Science and Technology
    • Department of Information Technology
    • Ramanujan Computing Centre
  • Faculty of Management Sciences
    • Department of Management Studies
  • Faculty of Science and Humanities
    • Department of Chemistry
    • Department of English
    • Department of Geology
    • Department of Mathematics
    • Department of Media Studies
    • Department of Medical Physics
    • Department of Physics
  • Faculty of Architecture and Planning
    • Department of Architecture
    • Department of Planning

Anna University, Chennai Centres:

AU-FRG Institute for CAD/ CAM

Centre for Research

Centre for Applied Research in Indic Technologies

AU-KBC Research Centre

Centre for Technology Development and Transfer

Centre for Biotechnology

AU-RU Urban Energy Centre

Centre for University-Industry Collaboration

Centre for Climate Change and Adaptation Research

AU Sports Board

Centre for Water Resources

Centre for Development of Tamil in Engg. & Technology

AU-TVS Center for Quality Management

Centre for Women Empowerment

Centre for Disaster Mitigation and Management

Building Technology Centre

Civil/ Electrical Minor Works Cell

Centre for Distance Education

Centre for Academic Courses

Centre for Aerospace Research

Centre for Entrepreneurship Development

Crystal Growth Centre

Educational Multimedia Research Centre

SC/ ST Cell

Health Centre

NHHID - National Hub for Healthcare
Instrumentation Development

Centre for International Affairs

Institute of Catalysis and Petroleum Technology

Ramanujan Computing Centre

Student Affairs

Institute for Energy Studies

University Innovation Cluster

Institute of Remote Sensing

Institute of Ocean Management

University Library

Knowledge Data Centre

Training Centre for Career Advancement

Centre with Potential for Excellence in Environmental Science

Logistic Centre

Centre for Medical Electronics

Office of the Controller of Examinations

Centre for Human Settlements

Centre for Nano Science and Technology

 

 

Anna University, Chennai Ranking


Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 9
MBA Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 43
Architecture Ranking
Publication Name Rank
Nirf 12

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 32 Student's Reviews
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
11
Average
12
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 21/32 students

Contact Details and Location


Address : Sardar Patel Road, Guindy, Tamil Nadu, India
Website : http://ceg.annauniv.edu/

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and accredited by UGC AICTE NAAC-A.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Medical
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Auditorium
Hostel
Gym

Placements and Average package


Anna University, Chennai Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Master of Business Administration [MBA] 4.5 Lacs Per Annum 9.8 Lacs Per Annum Accenture, Wipro
Master of Technology [M.Tech] 4.2 Lacs Per Annum 9.4 Lacs Per Annum TCS, Google

Entrance Exams for Admission


Anna University, Chennai Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
GATE , TANCET
Master of Engineering [ME]
Master of Technology [M.Tech]
TANCET
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
Master of Computer Application [MCA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Anna University, Chennai Eligibility Criteria:

Course

Eligibility

BE
  • The Candidate must have completed 12th or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks with PCM as compulsory subjects.
B.Arch
  • The Candidate must have completed 12th or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks with PCM as compulsory subjects.
B.Tech
  • The Candidate must have completed 12th or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks with PCM as compulsory subjects.
ME
  • The Candidate should have completed BE in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized university or Diploma with AMIE degree along with two years of work experience.
M.Tech
  • The candidate should have completed B.Tech in the relevant discipline with 50% marks from a recognized university or Diploma with AMIE degree along with two years of work experience.
MCA
  • The Candidate must have completed any Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 50% marks and with Mathematics as one of the subjects at 12th or graduation level from a recognized university.
M.Arch
  • The candidate should have completed B.Arch from a recognized university or the candidate should be AIIA qualified.
M.Sc
  • The Candidate should have completed B.Sc/ BCA/ BA [Journalism]/ B.Tech/ BE.
M.Phil
  • The candidate should have completed MA or M.Sc in the relevant discipline from a recognized university
Ph.D.
  • The candidate should have completed ME/ M.Tech/ MS by Research/ MBA/ PG Diploma in Management/ M.Arch/ M.Plan/ MCA in the relevant discipline with 55% marks in aggregate
MBA
  • The Candidate should have completed any Bachelor's degree with 50% marks from a recognized university

Anna University, Chennai Admissions:

  • Candidates can apply offline or online.
  • Admissions will be based on past academic merit and scores in qualifying exams.

Courses and Fees Structure of Anna University, Chennai

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Anna University, Chennai Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Engineering [BE]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.20 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.20 Lakh

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] Reviews


Elwin
Elwin
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Petroleum Engineering), batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

Class timings are from morning 8:30 am till  4:00 pm and projects exams and assignments are done a side by side simultaneously. The quality and method of teaching are quite good. The overall experience in the college is very great.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

The student societies is for the students to cherish. The main festival of the campus is the cultural event kuruksheshtra. The college life is really awesome.



Master of Engineering [ME]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 92,940
Master of Science [MS]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,850
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 92,940

Master of Technology [M.Tech] Reviews


Gopi
Gopi
Master of Engineering [ME] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2012
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

Class timing are well defined, with more time for extra curricular activities, laboratory facilities are easy to access, overall it's made me a good engineer..



Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 51,000

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Anna University, Chennai Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 83,020

Master of Business Administration [MBA] Reviews


Sathish
Sathish
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2016
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
7/10

class timings are 9:00 am to 12:30 pm and 01:30 to 04:30 pm the staff members are very experienced and they have more than 20 years of experience over overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

a lot of students society is in our college symposium sports meet an annual cultural festival is there college life is better than the sculling.



Master of Science [MS]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,850
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 51,000
Anna University, Chennai Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] + Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.10 Lakh
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 92,940
Anna University, Chennai Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [MS]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,850
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 51,000
Anna University, Chennai Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] + Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.10 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 92,940
Anna University, Chennai Architecture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [MS]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 46,850
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 51,000
Anna University, Chennai Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.40 Lakh

Hostel Details


Anna University, Chennai Hostel Details:

  • The University has 16 hostels, which house over 3500 students.
  • Hostel rooms are spacious and well ventilated.
  • Hostels are well-maintained with a clean and hygienic environment.
  • They have large centralized halls, where the messes are located, which serve nutritious meals throughout the day.
  • The other Anna University Infrastructure Facilities that are provided by the hostel are power backups, gym, telephone facilities, internet facilities, mess, and dining services, all at a nominal charge.

Discussion Forum



Q
Anna university distance education

I want to know about the distance education program of Anna University.

Asked By K.,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

In this context, Anna University has embarked on an ambitious Distance Education Programme for offering professional MBA, MCA, and M.Sc(in Computer Science and IT related areas).

For more details, you can visit the official website ie, 

https://www.annauniv.edu
 

 

 



Q
Anna university ranking in India

I would like to know the current ranking for Anna University in 2017

Asked By Kennet,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

According to the latest news of Hindustan times, the current ranking of Anna University is 6th.

Anna University is 6th rank followed by JNU Delhi.

Thank you.



Q
Anna university top 10 colleges

I want to know top 10 colleges under Anna University.

Asked By Devdhar,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

Top 10 colleges of Anna University 2017 as follows.

  • PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi
  • Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
  • Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai
  • Velammal Engineering College, Chennai
  • Adhiparasakthi Engineering College, Kancheepuram
  • Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai
  • Easwari Engineering College, Chennai
  • Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi
  • Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur
  • Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • Kongu Engineering College, Erode
  • Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Erode
  • Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
  • Meenakshi Sundararajan College, Chennai
  • Sri Sai Ram Engineering College, Chennai

For more details visit the official website of Anna University



Q
Anna university Coimbatore address.

I want to know the official address of Anna University Coimbatore address.

Asked By Prabhnjan.s,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

The official address of Anna University as follows.

Kanuvai Rd,

Somayampalayam,

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641108

The contact number of Anna University is 0422 694 2501



Q
Could I get some information about the notable alumini of Anna University.

As Anna University is one of the most reputed Universities in India, I would like to know some familiar and notable people who passed out of the university

Asked By Sarah,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

Anna University being one of the most reputed universities in India has a good number of notable alumni such as 

  • A. C. Muthiah, Indian industrialist, and ex-President, Board of Control for Cricket in India
  • Akkineni Nagarjuna, Indian film actor, and Producer
  • Anumolu Ramakrishna, Former Deputy Managing Director of Larsen & Toubro and Padma Bhushan recipient.
  • Avinash Kak, professor of electrical and computer engineering, Purdue University.
  • Bhargav Sri Prakash, Founder of FriendsLearn and Product Lead of frooyo. Hedge Fund Manager.
  • Crazy Mohan, Tamil comedy actor, script writer, and playwright
  • Dhiraj Rajaram, founder of Mu Sigma Inc
  • Gopalapuram Parthasarathy, diplomat, and author, former Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan, Australia and Myanmar and many more 
  • Kavithalaya Krishnan, a Tamil film and television actor


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