Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Archana S Archana S | Aug 29, 2022
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Archana S

Updated on - Aug 29, 2022

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology was established in 1998. It is located in Pollachi, Coimbatore. The college was established to commemorate the 75th birth anniversary of Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam. The college has been approved by AICTE. It has been accredited by NAAC with 'A++' grade and NBA with Tier 1. The college aims to develop a globally competitive workforce and entrepreneurs

The MCET offers quality education in the discipline of engineering. The college offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral programs. Most of the faculties in the college are highly experienced and well qualified.

The college has collaborations with many international universities. The MCET Admissions can be done online through the official website. 

Highlights of Dr Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology, [MCET] Coimbatore
Year of Establishment 1998 
Founder N. Mahalingam
Address MCET Campus, Udumalai Road, Pollachi, Coimbatore
Approval AICTE
Accreditation  NAAC with 'A++' grade and NBA with Tier1
Affiliation Anna University
Fees Details MCET Fees
Programs offered Doctorate, Postgraduate, Undergraduate
Phone Number 91 4259 – 236030,236040,236050
Email Id [email protected], [email protected]
Website http://mcet.in/

The admissions are purely based on merit. The college provides many facilities for the overall development of the students. Many top companies visit the campus for placements.

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Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology Courses:

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and Doctoral courses in the discipline of Engineering. Major courses offered at MCET are B.Tech, B.E, M.E, Ph.D., MCA.

Discipline Courses Specialization
Mechanical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Automobile Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mechatronics Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Production Engineering
B.Tech Information Technology
Applied Electronics
Computer Science and Engineering
Communication Systems
Structural Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Computer Applications MCA -

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology Facilities:

The Central Library of MCET has a good collection of books, journals, CDs and DVDs covering various branches and other related fields. It has 60143 volumes of Books, 119 National Journals, 99 International Journals, etc. The Management provides facilities like outdoor games and International level multi-purpose indoor stadium for playing indoor games. Gym facility is also offered. There are various outdoor sports facilities provided by the college including Hockey Field, 3 Badminton Courts, 2 Volleyball Courts, 2 Kabaddi Courts, etc. The indoor sports facilities include 2 table Tennis Boards, 4 Shuttle Badminton Courts, 30 sets of Chess. Bank Facilities with ATM, Post office, Transport Facilities, Seminal Halls and many more are available. Other facilities to students include Well-Equipped Laboratories in all departments, Hostel, Value Added Education, etc. Few Extension Activities carried out are Yoga, NCC, NSS, Green initiatives. 

MCET Scholarship:

There are many scholarships awarded to the students by the college. The college provides its own scholarship 'Arutchelvar Vidya Sakthi Scholarship' for the outstanding academic excellent students. The 'Arutchelvar Vidya Sakthi Scholarship' award is worth Rs. 70 Lakhs and is awarded to 400 talented students. The college selects 100 meritorious students every year in their first year of engineering with Rs. 10,000 for the student. MCET college also offers scholarships for 2nd, 3rd and Final year students with Rs. 15,000, Rs. 20,000 and Rs. 25,000 respectively.

MCET Placements:

The Training and Placement Cell organizes and manages the placement activities. It offers training in soft skills, aptitude, personality development and provides placements for the student. The cell provides career guidance and competitive exam preparations for the students by mentors and expert faculties. The college has established the Centre for Innovation Business Incubation and Entrepreneurship in the year 2015 for the students to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship. The MCET placement ensures that the students are stepped into the corporate world. Many top recruiters visit the college every year for placements and offer good salary package for the students. According to placement statistics of the year 2017-2018, 478 students were placed and the highest salary offered was 5.5 Lakh per annum. Some of the top recruiters are TATA Elxsi, Intel, Bosch, Renault, L&T Infotech, Infosys, Wipro, Accenture, HP and more.

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Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates can apply for MCET admission online. Students are shortlisted based on the marks obtained/ secured in the qualifying examination. The following is the eligibility criteria for the courses offered at MCET.

 Course  Eligibility 

B.E/ B.Tech

  • Candidates must have passed HSC (10+2) level or its equivalent examination with minimum 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry put together from a recognized board.


  • Candidates must have completed B.E/ B.Tech with a minimum of 55% in relevant discipline from a recognized university.


  • Candidates must pass the Bachelor’s in Computer Science/Applications with Mathematics as a subject with minimum 50% marks [45% for reserved categories]


  • Candidates must have passed Master’s degree in Engineering/Technology or a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Technology with an exceptionally good academic record or a Master’s degree in Sciences from a recognized university. 

MCET Admission:

The application form can be filled through the website of Anna University. Candidates seeking admission to undergraduate engineering degree course have to apply for TNEA. Candidates seeking admission for other courses need to download the application form for TANCET from the official website, register and fill the application form and pay the application fee.

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering & Technology Hostel Details:

The MCET college has a separate hostel facility for both men and women students. The hostel is well furnished with rooms, tube light, fan, cupboard, etc with the single, double and multi-member sharing facility. The hostel has a mess which serves vegetarian food with modern kitchen and dining facilities. The MCET Facilities believes in the holistic development of the students. The hostel administration and discipline is overlooked by Warden and Deputy-Warden. The hostel has accommodation for 1410 men and 714 women students.

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology Highlights

Institution Type Private
Faculty Student Ratio 19
Total Faculty 207
Accredited by NAAC, NBA

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology Rankings

Publisher Ranking Stream
99 Engineering
153 Engineering

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology Courses & Fees 2023

Course Avg. Fees Duration
BTech ₹1,17,000 4 Years
MTech ₹90,440 2 Years
MCA ₹1,41,000 3 Years
PhD -- 3 Years

Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology

M.Tech [Master of Technology]

Full Time On Campus

₹ 90,440 (2 Years)

₹ 1,41,000 (3 Years)

PhD [Doctor of Philosophy]

Full Time On Campus

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Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019
3.5 Placements
3.5 Fees
3.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : No, I didn't get any internships Yes such companies you mentioned are came to out campus Per annum 4lakh the last year batch get placed The most of the alumni get placed in IT sectors

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Admission procedure depending

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Eshasri S Batch 2021 B.Tech Information Technology
Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019
3.5 Placements
3.5 Academics
3.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : No, I don't receive any stipend. Yes, the IT companies hire from our campus and per annum, 4 lakh salary and previous year batch got placed already. Alumni are placed in IT sector companies.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Admission is based on y

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Muthu Kumar Batch 2019 BE Automobile Engineering
Reviewed on May 28, 2018
2 Placements
1 Fees
2.5 Academics
2 Infrastructure
2.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : I have done internship Key company is IT & manufacturing Salary depends on company Average level comments from alumni.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : No entrance exam More than 150 engineering cutoff need for the course Admission procedur

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Reviewed on Jan 26, 2018
5 Placements
4.5 Academics
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Academics & Faculty : Daily some practical lab, theory and personal

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Reviewed on Nov 03, 2017

Entrance Exams & Admissions : I got admissions in this college by scoring 81% in civil engineering.

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