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Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu - List of Engineering Colleges

Get the complete List of 552 Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu 2020 based on Rankings below:

Engineering in Tamil Nadu:

Engineering is the method of using scientific, economic, social, mathematics and practical knowledge in order to invent, innovate, design, build, maintain, research, and improve structures, machines, tools, systems, components, organizations, materials, and processes. Engineering consists of various specializations such as computer science, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, and various other specializations are available. In India, the duration of an undergraduate degree in engineering is for 4 years and a postgraduate degree is 2 yrs (min.)

Tamil Nadu is one of the most literate states in India. Major global automobile companies including BMW, Ford, Robert Bosch, Renault-Nissan, Caterpillar, Hyundai, Mitsubishi Motors, and Michelin as well as Indian automobile majors like Mahindra & Mahindra, Ashok Leyland, Hindustan Motors, TVS Motors, Irizar-TVS, Royal Enfield, MRF, Apollo Tyres, TAFE Tractors, DaimlerChrysler AG Company are headquartered in Tamil Nadu. The state is home to more than 500 Engineering colleges. Here is the list engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu rank wise

S.No

Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

1

Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Chennai

2

College of Engineering Anna University, Chennai

3

National Institute of Technology, [NIT] Thiruchirapalli

4

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

5

SRM Institute of Science and Technology

6

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering

7

Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy, Tanjore

8

PSG College of Technology, [PSGCT] Coimbatore

9

Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai

10

Thiagarajar College of Engineering, [TCE] Madurai

Source: NIRF

Engineering Entrance Examinations:

One of the most common entrance examination conducted in Tamil Nadu is TANCET. Other nationwide entrance examinations are JEE-Main and JEE-Advanced. There are many universities who conduct there own entrance examination the candidate willing to get admission there must appear of the exam. Many universities conduct admissions through merit.

Engineering Placements in Tamilnadu:

Students from Top engineering colleges in Tamilnadu are offered 35% more pay packages from dream and super dream companies. Every year more than 2Lacs students graduate across engineering colleges in Tamilnadu. In top colleges the average placement package offered is Rs. 4Lacs for engineering graduates.


Degree: Advanced Diploma
Rank: 24 question_logo
Duration: 1 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 35,000

Hindustan Institute of Technology and science is a leading educational institute in Chennai. It was established in the year 1985. The institute conferred the university status by UGC under section 3 of UGC act 1956. admissions for HITS for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs can be done online to appear for the entrance examination. the university is reputed for experienced and highly qualified faculties and excellent infrastructures. the institute offers programs in various fields like engineering, architecture, management, computer application, law, science and design.


Review : Placements in Hindustan starts from July and commence till mid-FebSome Popular service based Companies like Infosys, TCS, CTS visit our campus
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SRM University, Chennai

Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu

8 / 10


Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 3 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: SRMJEEE
Course Fees: Rs. 10.42 Lakh

SRM University, Chennai is a deemed university as per the UGC. SRM is one of the top universities in India and SRM stands for Sri Ramaswamy Memorial Institute. The University has over 38,000 students and 2600 faculties inside across all the campuses. SRM provides a unique learning experience in different streams. The university is trying to achieve global experience through international collaborations. SRM University Chennai provides various programs in many different fields. The university offers many programs such as nanotechnology, bioinformatics, genetic engineering, remote sensing and GIS. 


Review : Internships are compulsory to bedone after the second year, which helps a lot in gaining practical knowledge, final job offers are up to the mark.TC
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VelTech University, Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu

7 / 10


Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 4 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: VTUEEE
Course Fees: Rs. 6.80 Lakh

VelTech University was established in the year 1997. The university is known for its educational practices and is approved by both UGC and AICTE. VelTech University is accredited by NBA and NAAC with an 'A' grade. It has more than 80 global alliances and research labs with a total of 400 faculty. VelTech University provides undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the fields of management, media technology, law and engineering. The university conducts admission based on entrance examination or through direct admissions. VelTech University has international relations with more than 390 institutions across 30 countries.


Review : The university having MOU with many foreign universities , and student is actually exchange Under this program. Except this College is well enough to
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 6 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 2.29 Lakh

PSG College of Technology was founded by the PSG & Son's Charities Trust in the year 1952. The college has 15 engineering and technology departments besides the computer applications, management sciences, basic sciences and humanities department. PSGCG provides world-class education in engineering, foster research and development for the students. The college spreads over 45 acres with well-equipped hostels, staff quarters, sports ground and other campus facilities. PSG also offers 3 five-year integrated courses in engineering.


Review : Amazon, Google, PayPal, Goldman Sachs visit or college for placement. Highest salary would be around INR 30 lakhs p.a. The average salary would be aro
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 13 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 7.60 Lakh

Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology was established in the year 1987. The institutes offers programs in the fields of engineering, science, technology and education. The institute is considered as a premier institution and was granted deemed university status for its excellence in technical education for over two decades. Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology offers 27 undergraduate programs and 41 postgraduate programs. The campus is well equipped with modern laboratories, library, internet and other general amenities. The Sathtabama University is one among the top 31 deemed to be universities by the times higher education ranking.


Review : Sathyabama University has 100% placement system for all the degree holders. Many core and IT companies come in line to pickup sathyabamites to their c
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VELS University, Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu

7 / 10


Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 27 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: VEE
Course Fees: Rs. 3.96 Lakh

Vels University was established in the year 1992 under the sector 3 of the UGC act 1956 and is considered to be deemed to be University. Vels University is a part of Dr.  MGR's Vael's Education Trust. the university is known for transforming education to the weaker sections of the society full stop vels University admissions can be done both online on the official website and can be done directly on the campus. The University offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programs. The university is accredited by NAAC and approved by AICTE and UGC.


Review : The package for placements here ranges from VELS University 15000 to 100000 highest.More companies keep visiting the college.The Placement record i
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 48 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: TNEA
Course Fees: Rs. 1.60 Lakh

Bannari Amman Institute of technology was established in 1996 and is run by the Bannari Amman Group. full stop the institute was approved by AICTE and is affiliated to Anna University. BAIT is accredited by NBA and NAAC with A grade. The institute to secure with students of high technical knowledge and skills and offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the field of engineering. the admission for Bannari Amman Institute of Technology is based on academic merit scores in the  qualifying examination. The institute has about 6000 students 500 faculty members and 480 supporting staffs.


Review : I have got to two internship programs but without any stipend. The key companies like Zoho and TCS and juspay are hiring our campus.Average salary fig
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 55 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 4 Lakh

Kalasalingam University was formerly known as Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering is a private University established in the year 1984. University in to provide quality education for the students and has received the status of deemed to be university in the year 2006. Kalasalingam University is accredited with NAAC with A grade and has secured 4th place at national level green metric ranking. admissions for classical University can be done online on the official website of the university or by visiting the campus directly.the in the university pays more attention two projects and research centres and has also established National Centre for Advanced Research in Discrete Mathematics.


Review : Placement there is poor... only top 10 among 100 will get the job in good companies.Teachers are good. Nice environment. Standard on education should
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 67 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.46 Lakh

Sri Sakthi Institute of Engineering and Technology is affiliated to Anna University and was established in 2006. The institute is accredited by NBA. The institute provides infrastructure for the students such as library is well equipped laboratories. Sri Shakthi Institute of Engineering and Technology also has a dedicated placement cell for the students.


Review : Internship options are provided to the student at Sri Sakthi Institute of Engineering and Technology with a stipend of Rs.10,000 per month.The avera
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 79 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.40 Lakh

Vel Tech High Tech Dr. Rangarajan Dr. Sakunthala Engineering College was established in the year 2002 under the RS Trust. The college is governed by AICTE and Anna University. Vel Tech High Tech Dr. Rangarajan Dr. Sakunthala Engineering College offer 8 undergraduate and 3 postgraduate programs in the field of engineering. The college is accredited by NBA, NAAC with A grade and NIRF. Vel Tech High Tech Dr. Rangarajan Dr. Sakunthala Engineering College has placement cell and higher education cell to help the students. The college also has 7 permanently affiliated programs to Anna University.


Review : I have done many internship and project that is helping me to go through the  PG .and I was started doing M tech by the help of our college suppo
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 84 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 3.63 Lakh

KCG College of Technology was established in 1998 and is approved by AICTE. The college is ISO certified. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs. KCG College of Technology admissions are done based on merit. The college is considered as Christian Minority Institution and is affiliated to Anna University. The college campus is spread over 50 acres and provides transport facilities for the students and staffs. KCG College of Technology has an internal cell to check the quality of education offered. The college is also recognized by SIRO and DSIR and is also affiliated to SCGJ and NSDC.


Review : There is no college internship but platform provided for outside internship at KCG College Of technology.Most IT companies, Infosys, wipro, Pay
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 93 question_logo
Duration: 3 year(s) 6 month(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.40 Lakh

Velammal Engineering College is run by Velammal Educational Trust and was established in the year 1996. The college is approved by AICTE and is also ISO certified. Velammal Engineering College has accreditation from NBA and NAAC. The college provided programs in the fields of engineering and management. Velammal Engineering College aims to train the students both theoretically and practically. The college has a dedicated placement cell to provide placement training for the students and to provide employment opportunities with better packages for the students.


Review : Till now I didn't have an internship in any of the industries. Infosys, Zogo, HLC, Amazon, are some of the key companies that hire from my campus. The
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 104 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.60 Lakh

Chennai Institute of Technology was established in the year 2010. CIT is a private institution recognized by UGC and approved by AICTE. Faculties in the institution are very dedicated to the students. Chennai Institute of Technology admissions for undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs are done through recognized entrance examinations. The institution offers courses in the field of Engineering. 


Review : Many key companies like JAVA,Oracle hire from Chennai Institute of Technology, [CIT] Chennai
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 108 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.17 Lakh

Francis Xavier Engineering College is a state-owned engineering college established in the year 2000. The college is located in Tirunelveli district which is known as the 'Oxford of South India' due to the many educational institutions present. Francis Xavier Engineering College offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the fields of engineering and management. The college provides hostel facilities for both boys and girls.


Review : There is no core company visiting our campus , only the IT companies are visiting.The companies give an average salary of Rs 15,000 per month
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Rank: 109 question_logo
Duration: 3 year(s) 6 month(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 3.05 Lakh

RMK Engineering College was founded by R.S Munirathinam in the year 1995. The college is affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai. RMK Engineering College is approved by NBA and AICTE. The college is also accredited to NAAC. RMK Engineering College offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the engineering and allied fields. RMKEC admissions can be done online on the official website of the college or it can be done by visiting the college campus. RMK Engineering College aims to transform into a global level and focusses on encouraging students into higher learning.


Review : Key companies like ZOHO, VERIZON, INAUTIX, KAAR TECHNOLOGIES, CTS, INFOSYS come for recruitment at RMK Engineering CollegeThe alumni network is
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 111 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 3.68 Lakh

SA Engineering College was founded by Dharma Naidu Educational & Charitable Trust in the year 1999. The college is approved by AICTE and accredited by NBA and NAAC with A grade. SA Engineering College is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The college offers a quality environment, experienced and well-qualified faculties for the students. The college offers 4 postgraduate and 6 undergraduate courses in the field of engineering. SA Engineering College also offers MBA and MCA courses. The admission for SA Engineering College can be done online on the official website of the college.


Review : Placements here are above average.
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 121 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.17 Lakh

Aalim Muhammed Salegh College of Engineering or known as AMS College of Engineering was established in 1990. The college is affiliated to Anna University. AMS College of Engineering has facilities like library, digital library, counseling, hostel, transport, infrastructure, insurance, gymnasium, sports indoor and outdoor games, internet connectivity 24x7 and CPCD cell. The college offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the fields of engineering and architecture.


Review : I have not done any internship. The campus placement is bad. The alumni network is bad.
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Rank: 134 question_logo
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.80 Lakh

JCT College of Engineering and Technology is located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The college was established with the objective to provide education to all especially to the downtrodden and rural population. JCT College of Engineering and Technology was founded by Shri Jagannath Educational Health and Charitable Trust. The campus infrastructure includes a library, computer labs, classrooms, drawing halls and hostel facilities. JCT College of Engineering also has a placement cell to help students get employment opportunities.


Review : Class timing is from morning 9:00 am to evening 4:30pm.Quality and method of teaching is excellent.Overall experience in college is good.
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: AEEE
Course Fees: Rs. 12 Lakh

Review : As for internships and stipend, I have no clue as I’ve only joined recently. Key companies that hire Here are Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Bosch,
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: VITEEE
Course Fees: Rs. 7.14 Lakh

Review : VIT boasts of 100% placements, which is true.For 2016 graduates, there were 3 kinds of companies - Super Dream - Package above Rs 10 lacs per a
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Anna University, Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu

8 / 10


Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.20 Lakh

Review : Under most circumstances, we will have to find internships through our own sources.Companies like TCS, Cognizant, Wipro, Accenture, etc. hire studen
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: JEE MAIN
Course Fees: Rs. 7.42 Lakh

Review : Being from an NIT, getting internships wasn't that much of a problem. I did intern in three different places, with different roles.First one was in a
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s) 1 month(s)
Exams Required: JEE ADVANCED
Course Fees: Rs. 4.09 Lakh

Review : Students usually have a compulsory internship as part of their course requirements  ( I'm talking about UG studies only, I have no knowledge of
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Karunya University, Coimbatore

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

8 / 10


Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: LEET
Course Fees: Rs. 4.80 Lakh

Review : I have done implant training.Most of the companies come to Karunya to hire the students.Few among them are Huawei, Infosys, Accenture, Wipro, CTS,
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 6.80 Lakh

Review : Key companies and roles that hire from our campus are Amazon, Flipkart, L&T, Ashok Leyland, MuSigma, Infosys, Wipro,etc. 
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 3.66 Lakh

Review : I got placed in the HCL technologies in the campus drive at Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute University.More than 80% of students get
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Degree: Master of Technology [M.Tech]
Duration: 2 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 28,000

Review : I didn't attain any internshipMarketing, sales, finance, are the key company that hire from the University of Madras.Rs.10,000 is the average salar
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Duration: 3 year(s) 5 month(s)
Course Fees: Get Fees

Review : I haven't done any internships.The key companies that hire from Adhiyamaan college are Amazon, Tech Mahendra, Capgemini, Mindtree.The average salar
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 4.68 Lakh

Review : I did my internship for 3 months without any stipend.Some nationalised bank like HDFC and UCO banks and agri-based industries recruit students from
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 12 Lakh

Review : Till now no internship has been done. About 90% of the students in our college have been placed per year.
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s) 1 month(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 2.08 Lakh

Review : Ponnaiyah Ramajayam Institute of Science and Technology University arranges internships with stipend for its students.The companies that come for ca
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 3 year(s) 10 month(s)
Exams Required: JEE MAIN
Course Fees: Rs. 3.26 Lakh

Review : I did both interior and architectural firms, stipend up to INR 5000/-. Architectural fields.
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Exams Required: IMUCET
Course Fees: Rs. 9 Lakh

Review : So many shipping companies come here for recruitment. Placement here is good. The company first give a job as a deck cadet whose salary package is 4-5
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Degree: Bachelor of Engineering [BE]
Duration: 4 year(s)
Course Fees: Rs. 1.80 Lakh

Review : I have not attended any internship program.Key companies includes infosys,tcs ,cts, wipro, zoho, l&t, solaris, and some other 10 companies.Aver
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Degree: Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]