Karpagam Academy of Higher Education
Karpagam Academy of Higher Education (KAHE) established under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956 is approved by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. Dr. R. Vasanthakumar, the president of Karpagam Charity trust (KCT), philanthropist, industrialist, entrepreneur and culture promoter. Contemporary infrastructure, modern teaching methodologies, career oriented training, excellent placements and the finest faculty have always become the Karpagam’s hallmark. Besides technical expertise, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education (KAHE) has made a mark since its inception by developing communication and soft skills, ensuring enlightening knowledge, extending holistic education and creating a strong value system. Today, with strength of 6500 students and over 750 teaching & non-teaching staff, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education is setting new benchmarks in the educational sphere.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 600000
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
The university was founded with the opening of Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore in 1994 by Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, and is managed by her international humanitarian organisation Mata Amritanandamayi Math. In 2003, it became one of the youngest institutes to be deemed a university, when it was conferred this status by the UGC. The beginnings of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham can be traced to 1994 when a School of Engineering was started in an obscure village named Ettimadai, at the foothills of Bouluvanpatty ranges of the Western Ghats in the Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu. At that time there were 120 students and 13 faculty members. Today, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has five campuses in three different states of India. There is a student population of over 12,000 and faculty strength of nearly 1500. Over 120 UG, PG and doctoral programs are offered. When Amrita became a institution in January 2003, it was the youngest group of institutions to be conferred.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 450000
Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science
Avinashilingam Teachers College for Women as a Deemed-to-be-University under Section 3 of the UGC Act in June 1988. Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for women, Coimbatore was established as an aided college by the great patriot and educationist Padma Bhushan Dr.T.S.Avinashilingam under the auspices of the Avinashilingam Education Trust in1957 with 45 women students. Dr.Rajammal P.Devadas, doyen of Home Science nurtured the institution of what it is today.
It is now one of the largest institutions in the country to impart quality education for women at all levels. the institute follows the educational ideals of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy mother Sri Saradamani Devi, Swami Vivekananda and Mahatma Gandhi and upholds a life of purity, discipline and service.
Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences
Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, was founded with the noble vision to raise professionals and leaders of high academic calibre and unblemished character, nurtured with a strong motivation and commitment to serve humanity. The institution is the fulfillment of the vision of its founders Late Dr. D. G. S. Dhinakaran and the present Chancellor Dr. Paul Dhinakaran. Established in 1986 as an Engineering College, it was granted an autonomous status in 1999.
The University has 39 Departments, offering 54 post-graduate programs besides offering M.Phil. and Ph.D. programs. The University is an affiliating University. The jurisdiction of the University covers the districts of Coimbatore, Erode, Tirupur, and The Niligiris with 133 affiliated colleges.
The National Assessment and Accreditation Council have accredited the University with an ‘A’ Grade in the third cycle assessment. Bharathiar University is marching towards becoming a World Class University by garnering ranking in the International arena. Times Higher Education Young Universities World Ranking ranked our University in the range of 201 to 250. We stand at 13th rank under the category of University and 21st among the top 100 institutions in the MoE’s National Institute Ranking Framework’s (NIRF) ranking. In 2021, Bharathiar University secured a ranking in the range of 801-1000 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 350000
PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
PSG College of Technology, an ISO 9001:2015 certified institution is one of the foremost institutions founded by the PSG & Sons' Charities Trust (1926). The College was established in the year 1951 and the Founders wisely decided to locate it in the same campus as the PSG Industrial Institute for effective industry-institute interaction. Provide world-class Engineering Education, Foster Research and Development. Evolve innovative applications of Technology. Encourage Entrepreneurship. Ultimately mould young men and women capable of assuming leadership of the society for the betterment of the Country.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 500000
Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT), Coimbatore is a private Engineering College started in 1984 under the auspices of Ramanandha Adigalar Foundation, a charitable educational trust of Sakthi Group. Situated in a sprawling 156-acre campus in the IT corridor of Coimbatore, KCT is an autonomous institution affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai and approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). KCT has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with Grade ‘A’ and all the eligible UG programs have also been accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA).
The able guidance and patronage of Arutselvar Dr. N.Mahalingam, Founder, Sakthi Group along with the efficient administration of Dr.B.K.Krishnaraj Vanavarayar, Chairman, the resourcefulness of Sri. M.Balasubramaniam, Correspondent and the foresightedness of Sri. Shankar Vanavarayar, Joint Correspondent have equipped the college with excellent facilities such as spacious classrooms, seminar halls, well-equipped laboratories, excellent sporting amenities, dedicated high-speed internet connectivity (broadband) and well-qualified faculty.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 300000
the Institution has marched towards the pinnacle of glory through its remarkable achievements in the field of Engineering Education.It is an autonomous Institution, accredited by NBA and has been offered ‘A’ Grade (3.42 out of 4 scale) by NAAC for its academic excellence. It offers 8 UG programmes, 9 PG programmes, 1 integrated programme and 7 research programs. The Institution offers an exciting academic environment with well qualified 354 dedicated faculty members to inspire and nurture the student fraternity.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 400000
CIT offers 7 Under Graduate Academic Programmes, 9 Post Graduate Academic Programmes, 3 Five Year Integrated M.Sc. Programmes in addition to Ph.D. Research Programmes. As part of the invaluable service rendered to the society by V. Rangaswamy Educational Trust, the CIT Sandwich Polytechnic College was started in 1961. Presently, 8 Engineering Diploma Programmes are offered by the polytechnic in various engineering disciplines.
Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College (SREC) is an autonomous Engineering college in India founded by Sevaratna Dr. R. Venkatesalu. It is affiliated with the Anna University in Chennai, and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) of New Delhi. It is accredited by the NBA (National Board of Accreditation) for most of its courses and by the Government of Tamil Nadu.
PSGR Krishnammal College for Women
Established in 1963 by Sri. G.R. Govindarajulu and Smt. Chandrakanthi Govindarajulu, PSGR Krishnammal College for Women (PSGRKCW) has now blossomed into a reputed and renowned institution of higher education. The rich heritage is carried forward under the leadership of the Managing Trustee, Sri. G. Rangaswamy and Founder Trustee, Smt. R. Nandini. Enjoying autonomy since 2004, the college was conferred with 'College of Excellence' status by the UGC in 2016. It is ranked 6th among colleges in India in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021 by Ministry of HRD, Government of India. PSGRKCW is accredited by NAAC with A++ Grade (CGPA 3.71). All the eight science departments of the college have been recognized with Star status of DBT, Government of India. PSGRKCW offers 32 UG, 13 PG and 13 MPhil/PhD programmes in arts, science, commerce, business administration, management, and computer science.
The founders envisioned charity through education and crested this zealous thought as the reason for having set up a premier grade institution, which still remains as an untarnished thought through the lineage of successors to this college. The college embodies a rich tradition of excellence in teaching and research and has thus diffused dynamism and knowledge to several learners in the sands of time.
The college upgrades its facilities available from time to time, to set up the best pedal of access for its students. The college has a long standing and a well established title for having harbored an excellent faculty resource in the city.
Kongunadu Arts and Science College
COIMBATORE, the fast growing industrial hub of Kongunadu had the need for more colleges during the 70s, and this demand was fulfilled on 12th August 1973, the day on which Kongunadu Arts and Science College came into existence.
16th October 1972 is a memorable day in the history of our College. On that day, the Thudiyalur Cooperative Agricultural Services Limited organized a function to celebrate Saraswathi Pooja. (Late) Thiru. V.K. Lakshmanan, M.Sc., (Ex-MLA), a progressive agriculturist and public worker noted for his selfless service and devotion to work and Dr.M.Aruchami, M.Sc., BT., Ph.D., FAZ., FRES (Lond), the present President of our College Council and Committee participated in the function. During the function, both of them expressed their long cherished desire to start a College which was immediately welcomed and endorsed by (Late) Thiru. T.N. Palanisamy, M.A., IC (Dip) USA, the then President of the Thudiyalur Cooperative Agricultural Service.
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College with a vision of "Fitness for Purpose" established in the year 1997 is an autonomous Institution imparting Quality Education imbibing scientific and artistic knowledge to the needs of the current generation.A College offering 32 Undergraduate Programmes 13 Post Graduate Programmes 7 Research Programmes and one Integrated Programme is re-accredited with ‘A’ Grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and is a. From a student strength of 623 in the academic year 2004-2005 the college had grown extensively in infrastructure, technical developments and quality Faculty strength to incorporate 8500 in the year 20019-2020.
Government Arts College
This College is one of the best Government Institutions in Tamilnadu. Top bureaucrats, administrators, defence personnel and high profile politicians are alumni of this institution. It was conferred autonomous status in the year 1987.
In 2012, the college was re-accredited with ‘A’ Grade by NAAC. Admissions to the college is coveted by students due to the exceptional guidance offered by highly qualified teaching faculty.
Nallamuthu Gounder Mahalingam College
To provide facilities for higher education for students from high schools of Pollachi and Udumalpet Taluks, an organisation called “Pollachi Kalvi Kazhagam” was constituted in 1957 under the Presidentship of Shri S.P. Nallamuthu Gounder and the Secretaryship of Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam. The organisation took efforts to establish a College at Pollachi. Shri C. Subramaniam, former Minister of Finance evinced keen interest in this venture.On the auspicious day of 12th July 1957 the College was opened by the Chief Donor Thiru S.P. Nallamuthu Gounder in the august presence of Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam and started functioning in a sprawling campus of 26 acres and a strength of 160 students in the Pre-University Course.
Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute
Aiming to bring about change and progress through education, the Tmt.Kannammal Educational Trust was constituted in 1985 and started Thai Moogambigai Polytechnic College. Within three years of its inception, Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College was founded in 1988, and the Thai Moogambigai Dental College was started in the year 1991. Both the colleges acquired Deemed University status in 2003 as Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute as per the orders of the University Grants Commission, New Delhi and the Union Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Government of India, New Delhi.
Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research
The Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research (MAHER)is a renowned Deemed to be University incorporating a consortium of institutions in Chennai and Kanchipuram. MAHER was approved as the Deemed to be University by the University Grants Commission as per Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 Vide Govt. Notification No.f.9-5/2002-U.3 on 31.03.2004. Under the aegis of MAHER, the Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute (MMCHRI) at Kanchipuram, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College (MADC) at Maduravoyil, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences (FAHS) at Kanchipuram, Arulmigu Meenakshi College of Nursing (AMCON) at Kanchipuram and Meenakshi College of Nursing (MCON) at Managdu are providing exceptional education in the field of healthcare. In addition to these individual campuses we also have the Faculty of Humanities and Sciences, Faculty of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Occupational Therapy, and Faculty of Yoga Sciences and Therapy in the main campus at K.K.Nagar, Chennai.
S.R.M Institute of Science and Technology Chennai
Education is all about creating an environment of academic freedom, where bright minds meet, discover and learn. One would experience top of the world living and learning experience at SRM. SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) - where you have the freedom to take wings. SRM Institute of Science and Technology is one of the top ranking universities in India with over 52,000 full time students and more than 3200 faculty across all the campuses - Kattankulathur, Ramapuram, Vadapalani Campus – all in and around Chennai, and Modinagar, NCR, Delhi - offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in six Faculties – Engineering & Technology, Management, Medicine & Health sciences, Science & Humanities, Law and Agricultural Sciences
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology
The Institution persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education and is responsive to the changes taking place in the field of education on a global scale. The Institution has a team of dynamic and outstanding faculty, innovative pedagogical practices , state of the art infrastructure and world class Research Facilities. This glorious Institution is functioning under the dynamic leadership of Dr. Mariazeena Johnson, Chancellor, Dr. Marie Johnson, President, Mr. J. Arul Selvan Vice President and Ms. Maria Bernadette Tamilarasi, Vice President.
Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences
Saveetha Institute of Medical And Technical Sciences is a private and deemed-to-be-university located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It has eight disciplines of studies: Dental College, School of Management, School of Law, School of Engineering, School of Physiotherapy, School of Nursing and Medical College. The first three disciplines are in Poonamalle while the rest are in Thandalam. Saveetha Engineering College is an Anna University-affiliated institution. Admissions are done through Class 12th Indian board examinations.
Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute
ri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (Deemed University) previously known as SRMC & RI (DU), ranked among the top health sciences universities in India, had its origin as Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute which was established by Sri Ramachandra Educational and Health Trust in the year 1985 as a private not-for-profit self-financing institution and dedicated to serve the society as a centre of excellence with emphasis on medical education, research and health care. The Trust achieved the task of establishing the Institution as a “Centre of Excellence” under the leadership of Late Shri. N.P.V.Ramasamy Udayar who was the Founder & Managing Trustee of the Trust and also the first Chancellor of the Deemed University. Shri.V.R.Venkataachalam is currently the Chancellor of the Deemed University and is also the Managing Trustee of the Trust. Shri R.V. Sengutuvan is the Pro Chancellor of the Deemed University.
St. Peter’s Institute of Higher Education and Research
SPIHER is a Deemed to be a University under section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 since 2008. The institution was previously known as St.Peter’s Engineering College which was established in the year 1993. It is one of India’s leading institutes, with students from all over the country. The institution continuously strives to focus on imparting quality technical education and introducing innovative programs leading to Research and Development for sustainable growth. The institution offers Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Management Studies, Science and Humanities programs approved by UGC and AICTE.
Vellore Institute of Technology
VIT was established with the aim of providing quality higher education on par with international standards. It persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education on a consistent basis.The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe. Experienced and learned teachers are strongly encouraged to nurture the students. The global standards set at VIT in the field of teaching and research spur us on in our relentless pursuit of excellence. In fact, it has become a way of life for us. The highly motivated youngsters on the campus are a constant source of pride. Our Memoranda of Understanding with various international universities are our major strength. They provide for an exchange of students and faculty and encourage joint research projects for the mutual benefit of these universities. Many of our students, who pursue their research projects in foreign universities, bring high quality to their work and esteem to India and have done us proud. With steady steps, we continue our march forward. We look forward to meeting you here at VIT.
B S Abdur Rahman Institute of Science and Technology
B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, formerly B. S. Abdur Rahman University, is a private university located in Tamil Nadu, India. Previously, functioning under Madras University and Anna University as Crescent Engineering College, the institute gained deemed status in 2008–09. Since 1984, B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology is a renowned Quality Leadership Institution located at the greenest spot of Chennai near Tambaram. Through our long history of 37 years of excellence, the Institution has offered access to a wide range of academic opportunities. With 55 programmes, grouped under 12 different Schools, 30 Undergraduate programmes, 25 Postgraduate programmes, and Ph.D. (in all the departments), this institution is a rising stalwart in higher education with promising Quality, Security and Placement. We welcome students from all countries and our educational programmes are designed to equip the learners with virtual knowledge that helps them to achieve what they want to be and go where they want to go in the ladder of success.
The trust then established Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital in 1989. Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital was first recognized as a Deemed to be University by MHRD in July 2002, under section 3 of UGC Act 1956 and placed under the purview of new trust of Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER). The Bharath Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) and other institutions (below) was then brought under the ambit of Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER).
Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R & D Institute of Science and Technology
Vel Tech is well-known for its renowned educational practices, which has been recognized and endowed with several awards. The founders of the Institution, Col. Prof. Vel. Dr. R. Rangarajan Chancellor & Founder President and Dr. Sagunthala Rangarajan Foundress President believes in Education for All despite their financial means which will promote and uplift the society. In accord to their vision, Vel Tech Mahatma Gandhi Scholarship scheme was started and has supported students since the inception. Vel Tech has bestowed 9500 scholarships worth approximately Rs. 35 Crores until 2019.
Vinayaka Mission’s Research Foundation
Vinayaka Missions had its inception in the year 1981 with the establishment of the Thirumuruga Kirupananda Variyar Thavathiru Sundara Swamigal (TKVTSS) Medical Educational and Charitable Trust. Not far from then, in 1982, the Founder-Chairman,
Dr. A Shanmugasundaram instituted the Vinayaka Mission's College of Pharmacy in Salem, the pioneer institution of Vinayaka Missions. In the year 2001 the "Deemed to be University" status was conferred on Vinayaka Missions by The Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India, with the recommendations of the UGC Under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 as an acknowledgement of its excellence, satisfaction of the highest level of academic standards and best infrastructural facilities provided to achieve preeminence in education and by virtue of this recognition Vinayaka Missions trascended to becoming Vinayaka Missions Research Foundation (VMRF) as the 48th University in India.
The University Grants Commission Under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956 from the academic year 2008-09 and under the name HITS (Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science). HINDUSTAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCE (HITS)a deemed to be University, is a leading prestigious and recognized institution in India, located at Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Commenced in 1985, it offers a wide spectrum of Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma, Research & Doctoral Programmes in diverse fields of Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Management, Law, Fashion, Design, and Arts, Aviation, Applied Sciences, Allied Sciences, and Arts and Sciences.
The birth of Indian Maritime University is a long cherished dream of the maritime community of India.
To facilitate and promote maritime studies, training, research and extension work with focus on emerging areas of studies like oceanography, maritime history, maritime laws, maritime security, search and rescue, transportation of dangerous cargo, environmental studies and other related fields, and also to achieve excellence in these and connected fields and other matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
Indian Maritime University - Chennai Campus, previously known as National Maritime Academy campus is located on a 20 acre scenic beachfront property on the outskirts of Chennai, a bustling cosmopolitan city. A 25 km drive along the East Coast Road hugging the coastline takes on to the exquisitely designed edifice, an architectural marvel, set amidst lush green sylvan surroundings. The sprawling campus houses the academic block, hostel, residential and recreational facilities.
University of Madras
Madras University is the mother of almost all the old Universities of south India. The University area of jurisdiction has been confined to three districts of Tamil Nadu in recent years. This is a consequence of the establishment of various universities in the State and the demarcation of the University territories. This University has been growing from strength to strength while widening its teaching and research activities.
It offers higher education in Engineering, Technology, Architecture and
Applied Sciences relevant to the current and projected needs of the society. Besides
promoting research and disseminating knowledge gained therefrom, it fosters cooperation
between the academic and industrial communities.
The University was formed by bringing together and integrating four well known technical institutions in the city of Madras (now Chennai) namely,
The growth of the University during the past 16 years has been phenomenal. With a cumulative student strength of 10,82,656 in 218 Programmes of study across various disciplines and skills at different levels from Certificate to Post- Graduate that are imparted through 13 Academic Schools, 5 Support Divisions, 1 Media Centre and a robust network of 515 Learner Support and Service Centres across the State.
Based on the recommendation of the Royal Commission on Agriculture, the college was upgraded to impart degree in veterinary science. Although the college was the fourth veterinary institution to be started in India, it was first veterinary college in the country to be affiliated to a university, the University of Madras in 1935 and the Bachelor of Veterinary Science (B.V.Sc.) degree course was started in 1936.
The institute attained the status of a college in the year 1903 (01.10.1903), when it started functioning at Dobbin Hall, Chennai and admitted 20 students for a three-year diploma course called GMVC (Graduate of Madras Veterinary College).
The rigors of academic study at each level are balanced with a number of other related activities which include co-curricular activities. Special lectures on varied topics of academic relevance are held under the Extra Mural Lecture series.
A number of conferences, symposia and workshops are organized by the faculty which attract participation from scholars all over the world.
The Institute maintains academic relationships with several other educational institutes in the world through faculty exchange programs. The Institute has signed Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) with several universities abroad, resulting in co-operative projects and assignments for mutual benefit.
Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) is a premier B-school, established in 1979 within the premises of Loyola College, to form competent and committed leaders who are ethical, principle-centered, and socially responsible with a global perspective and entrepreneurial spirit. LIBA is managed by Jesuits of the Loyola College Society well-known for their outstanding contribution to higher education. LIBA stands for excellence with ethics which are the hallmarks of Jesuit business education and all its programs and activities embody these two elements. LIBA earnestly strives to inculcate in the students the values of excellence, justice, honesty, and service to society.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 250000
All operations and services of the library has been automated with RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology using Windows based In-House software developed by a team of programmers and the Library Staff of SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University). It operates on Windows 2000 server, Oracle with J2EE. The software has excellent operational modules such as transaction, query, administration, reporting modules etc.
An OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) has been created and about 17 terminals are provided to facilitate access. It is also made available via LAN in the campus.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 700000
Ethiraj College For Women ( ECFE Chennai )
Situated in the heart of the city of Chennai in 9 acres of campus area, the College stands self-contained with prestigious structures measuring a total plinth area of 3,48,751sq.ft. This admirable infrastructural facility and the sound vision on which the Institution is built, is upheld by the successive Managements, Principals, Faculty and Students and this has gained for the College the five star status from NAAC and the College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) award from the UGC. Thousands of students have passed out of the portals of the College, carrying with them the aura and dignity of the Institution itself.
These former students today occupy enviable positions all over the world from diplomatic circles, to law and order, to teaching and caring for the under-privileged. They have also won national awards for their contribution to the nation’s cultural and educational legacy. In strengthening the core competencies, the College has been making steady progress. The College has a dedicated team of 283 faculty members who maintain academic excellence and about 7335 students who are the anchor to sustain the vision of the Institution. The College has high standards of academic excellence and a constant zeal for continuous updating and renewal of skills and knowledge.
SSN Institutions, established by Dr. Shiv Nadar, Founder Chairman of HCL Technologies, stand out as a premier center of higher learning with a mission of pursuing excellence in education and research. The institutions are named after the Chairman’s father, Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar. SSN Institutions are run by the SSN Trust and, with their diverse and dynamic community of students offer a distinctive combination of some of the finest graduate, undergraduate and research programs, accomplished faculty, world class facilities and a residential campus set on a sprawling 230 acres of sylvan surroundings. The Institutions provide a variety of stimulating environments for intellectual development, free thinking, and personal growth, challenging its students with dynamic learning opportunities and equipping them with the skills, insights, attitudes and practical experiences that are necessary to take up responsibilities in the society.
SRM Easwari Engineering College, Chennai
Easwari Engineering College was instituted in the academic year 1996 -1997, with the Approval of Government of Tamil Nadu and AICTE, New Delhi. As per Govt., Regulations for affiliation, originally the college was affiliated to the University of Madras, subsequently, the college is affiliated to Anna University Chennai since 2002.Pursuing the philosophy of continuous learning, the Institution prepares the students to score creditably in the Academic sessions and also encourages them to develop their interpersonal and intrapersonal skills and attitudes to approach life with confidence.
Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai, established in the year 1995 by MJF.Ln.Leo Muthu, Chairman of Sapthagiri Educational Trust, is a non-profitable, and non-minority institution. A well defined vision, highly committed mission and dedicated leadership facilitate Sri Sairam Engineering College to be in the best of educational institutions in the country. Since its inception , our Institution has grown into a vast conglomerate of magnificent buildings, state-of-the art and sophisticated laboratories internet centres, modern library and a superlative sports complex-each a land mark in itself across 300 acres. Its quiet and idyllic surroundings, comprising of the architecturally and aesthetically designed buildings, the sports playgrounds and the lush greenery make it one of the most preferred destinations for the aspirants of Engineering studies. The College is affiliated to Anna University and is also approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.
Rajalakshmi Engineering College, an autonomous institution affiliated to Anna University, Chennai, was established in the year 1997 under the aegis of Rajalakshmi Educational Trust whose members have had consummate experience in the fields of education and industry. The College has grown from strength to strength in the last 20 years and progressing towards Excellence in Engineering Education, Research and Development.
St. Joseph's College of Engineering, Chennai
St. Joseph's College of Engineering is a higher education institution in Chennai, India. It is under the administration of the St. Joseph's Educational Trust. The college is affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai.Has gained high reputation in the society over the past two decades through academic excellence testified by the number of university ranks secured by the students year after year. Since its inception our college has bagged 1348 university ranks which include 57 gold medals and 49 silver medals.
Loyola College, a Catholic Minority Institution, was founded by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) in 1925, with the primary objective of providing University Education in a Christian atmosphere for deserving students irrespective of caste and creed.
It started functioning in July 1925 with just 75 students on the rolls in three undergraduate courses of Mathematics, History and Economics.
Loyola College, though affiliated to University of Madras, became autonomous in July 1978. It is autonomous, in the sense that it is empowered to frame its own course of studies and adopt innovative methods of teaching and evaluation. The University degrees will be conferred on the students passing the examinations conducted by the college.
The college is affiliated to the University of Madras but functions as an autonomous institution from its main campus in Tambaram, Chennai.
It was established originally as a school for boys in the place where Anderson Church is located From its origins as a missionary endeavor of the Church of Scotland, MCC's alumni and professors include several civil servants, administrators, educators, business people and political leaders, around the world. MCC is the fourth best college in India in the field of sciences according to the India Today 2021 best colleges in India rankings.
Madras School of Social Work
Madras School Of Social Work, established in 1952, located in Chennai, India, is an Autonomous Institution, NAAC accredited and affiliated to University of Madras. Madras School of Social Work was founded by Mary Clubwala Jadhav under the auspices of Madras State Branch of the Indian Conference of Social Work (renamed the Indian Council of Social Welfare) and the Guild of Service (central). The school is run under the aegis of the Society for Social Education and Research (SSER).
Women's Christian College, Chennai placed first among all women’s colleges in South India by the MHRD in the NIRF rating in 2017 is known for its high standards of education and outstanding achievements in teaching-learning, research and extension activities.
Autonomous since 1982, WCC is affiliated to the University of Madras and has been
accredited by NAAC with an ‘A+’ Grade in 2019. The College was awarded the prestigious status of College with Potential for Excellence by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in 2016, a fitting testimony to the remarkable progress made in the last century.
Stella Maris College
Stella Maris College is managed by the Sisters of the Institute of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary. Blessed Mary of the Passion was born on May 21, 1838 in Nantes, France. Since her earliest years God had placed his hand on her and was forming her for a challenging mission through the difficult circumstances of her life. She came to India in 1865 at the age of 26 as a Sister of the Marie Reparatrix Congregation and worked in Tamil Nadu for 11 years having mastered Tamil, the local language. Her love for the people who affectionately called her Passion Thayar, and her bold missionary initiatives for development work and the empowerment of women met with resistance, confrontation and misunderstandings by the local church. Under very oppressive circumstances, she and a group of Reparatrix sisters decided to withdraw from the Marie Reparatrix Congregation. She returned to Rome in November 1876 in order to explain her situation. The Holy Father, having heard her, asked her to write a Rule of Life as she perceived life in the Missions. Her Rule of Life was approved by Pope Pius IX on January 6, 1877 and the Institute of the Missionaries of Mary was born. Later in 1882 she affiliated the Institute to the Franciscan Order and the Institute of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary came into being.
The University status was conferred to Vels Group of Institutions, by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India. As a logical consequence of this, the founder Chairman Dr.Ishari K.Ganesh has become the President/Chancellor and now he leads the implementation of strategic plan that aims to shape the institute's future growth. He visualizes an University which will be globally more competitive and internationally recognized institution.
The University is governed by Governing Board or otherwise known as Board of Management and this is the highest statutory body of this University. The members of this Board is drawn from various agencies. The Board has members representing University Grants Commission, Govt. of India, Industry, Eminent persons out side Academia, Senior Academic persons and senior officials of the University. The President/Chancellor is the Chairman of the Board and the board meets periodically to frame policies and programmes for the growth and improvement of VISTAS.
Indian School of Science and Management (ISSM)|
Our academic team is competent and committed with rich experience in industry and academics and is keen to help students to achieve their goals. ISSM also organizes regular guest lecturers from ranking universities. IIM's and executives from the Industry in furtherance of its commitment to provide quality education to its students.
VIT Business School
VIT Business School (VITBS) is a Premier Business School that adapts to cater to the evolving needs of the industry by providing resolute and innovative curriculum to the BBA /MBA / Ph. D graduates. VITBS, focuses on developing thought leaders, who are innovative, socially sensitive, ethically strong and globally competitive. We lay emphasis on fundamental business courses incorporating advanced and contemporary knowledge with a global mindset. At the same time, we nurture students to be sensitive to local and regional business
dynamics. We employ the latest technology to deliver knowledge that enhances our teaching learning process and also complement it through
collaborative research with reputed Universities abroad and the industry. Industry relevant curricula that impart finest skills which include: critical thinking, data crunching and analytical ability, crisis management, intelligent data driven decisions, business insights and best practices, cross-cultural management, team work, diversity management and many more to suit the current Industry requirements.Apart from building students’ IQ (Intelligence Quotient), VITBS concentrates on EQ (Emotional Quotient). The School’s graduates are
coached to be people-friendly managers, with an emphasis on team work and business ethics. The campuses at both Chennai and Vellore have the most modern facilities to groom the future industry leaders. While we emphasize on incorporating world-class knowledge delivery
methods that are technology enabled, we equally emphasize on knowledge creation through collaborative research with international researches and Indian Industry.
Great Lakes Institute of Management
Established in 2004 by Padmashree awardee, Dr. Bala V Balachandran, Professor Emeritus at Kellogg School of Management, Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai is now among India’s leading Business Schools. Led by an exceptional faculty, steered by an outstanding advisory council and buoyed by international collaborations, Great Lakes, has emerged as a top ranked Business School within a short span of time.
Amity Global Business School Chennai
AMITY GLOBAL BUSINESS SCHOOL is one of the established Business Schools, located at the heart of Chennai. At AMITY CHENNAI, the students gain knowledge from our experienced Faculty members and special guest lecturers given by corporate experts who are invited for interactive discussions with our students. We teach the concepts of management through latest Case Studies. We conduct soft skills training to enhance the employability of our students. Our syllabus is updated periodically by getting inputs from senior academicians; and corporate expectations. We provide a conductive study atmosphere for our students with quality infra-structure such as fully Wi-Fi campus, air conditioned class rooms, resourceful library and a seminar hall which can accommodate a seating capacity of 200 students.
It is the first IIT to open its doors to enthusiasts from streams other than Engineering such as B.A, B.Sc & B.Com in 2013. Besides the MBA program, the department has research programs at the Master’s (MS) and Doctoral (PhD) levels and an Executive MBA program for the middle and senior level executives. The department is also a partner in multi-institutional Diploma program (PGPEX - VLM) for Visionary Leaders in Manufacturing, along with IIM Calcutta and IIT Kanpur. Consultancy and Executive Development programs are some of the other activities undertaken by the Department.
The offers the post graduate programme leading to the award of MBA degree by the Anna university, approved by AICTE and the government of Tamilnadu.The department is well equipped with modern facilities such as syndicate room, seminar hall, computer center, department library, audio and video facilities and a central library with latest books, national and international journals. The highlights of the institute are that, it was ranked among the Top 100 B-Schools in India by Dalal street Journal, Mumbai, for 3 consecutive years, and also categorized as A+ Grade Institution by Business India. A3 rated B school by AIMA
IIKM® is one of the fastest transforming B-Schools in the country that offers industry oriented programs in various streams of Management Education. IIKM is a not for profit organization, driven by the passion of education & empowerment of students. It is acclaimed as the first B-School in Chennai, Tamil Nadu and Kerala (India) which has tie up with Global IT vendors - Microsoft & SAP for high-end ERP training. Its sprawling high-tech campuses have been certified by the joint Accreditation system of Australia and New Zealand for ISO 9001:2008.
Founded in 1991, ITM Business School is a member of the prestigious ITM Group of Institutions. It has campuses in Navi Mumbai, Chennai, and Warangal where it offers the AICTE approved PGDM iConnect program. In 2017, ITM Business School launched the 'iConnect MBA' at ITM University, Raipur, and ITM Vocational University, Vadodara.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 850000
Vel Tech HighTech Engineering College
Vel Tech High Tech Dr.RangarajanDr.Sakunthala Engineering College was established in the year 2002 by Col. Prof. Dr. Vel. Shri. R.Rangarajan, Founder and Chairman of R. S Trust is a minority institution. Vel Tech High Tech Dr.RangarajanDr.Sakunthala Engineering College was formerly known as Vel SRS Hitech Engineering College and was started with three departments to its credit viz. Electronics and Communication Engineering, Civil Engineering and Chemical Engineering with 52 students. The institution was approved by AICTE and was affiliated to Anna University in 2002.
M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous) is committed to the goal of attracting and supporting top-caliber women students in the areas of higher education. Dewan Bahadur M.O.Parthasarathy Aiyengar a leading barrister, and visionary philanthropist of yesteryears was an advocate of women’s education.
MEASI having a multi-level educational system ranging from primary to higher secondary school all the way through to Post Graduate and Research in a wide range of disciplines.
The Association is governed by a democratic, participative management system, and is under the leadership of eminent individuals drawn from various walks of life, including educational, professional, entrepreneurial, corporate as well industrial backgrounds.
Recognizing the Academic Excellence of Madras School of Economics (MSE) for the last 25 years, Government of Tamil Nadu enacted Madras School of Economics Act 2020 and provided the status of “Institute of Special Importance” with effect from April 2021. Now MSE is empowered to award its own degrees, diplomas etc in Economics and its Allied Subjects and Management. The University Grant Commission has included MSE in the list of Institutions established under State Legislature Act in its website.
Chennai Business School
The Chennai Business skills of over 1000 management students. With over 14 years in the field of imparting management education, CBS takes pride in its industry interface. Our alumni have scripted their own success stories in the corporate world. CBS continues to march on, with the single-minded commitment to empowering students with the knowledge and real-time experiences.
Avg Salary Package - ₹ 650000
The Chennai campus offers AICTE approved 2 year residential PGDM programme with specialisations in Finance, Marketing, HR, Analytics and Operations. With the physical proximity of industrial giants and an architecturally exquisite facade resembling Harvard, the campus provides a perfect blend of industrial sophistication, scholarly temperament and aesthetic pleasure. XIME Chennai also boasts of 100% placements in the previous batch, with all students placed at distinguished firms, even before the day of convocation.
Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN), founded by Padma Bhushan Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman, HCL Technologies, stands out as a premier center of higher learning with a mission of pursuing excellence in education and research. The institutions, with their diverse and dynamic community of students offer a distinctive combination of some of the finest graduate, undergraduate and research programs, accomplished faculty, world class facilities and a residential campus set on a sprawling 250 acres of sylvan surroundings.
Located in the heart of Chennai city, the sprawling campus of the College of Engineering, Guindy (CEG) with cutting edge infrastructure has been the foundation for many a successful engineer, scholar, and leader. The University offers 10 UG(Regular), 2 UG(Tamil Medium), 4 UG(Self-Supporting), 3 UG(Part time), 34 PG(Regular), 20 PG(Self-supporting) and 3 PG(Part time) courses. CEG has 17 Departments and 17 Research Centres where research programs are offered. With close ties with industry, excellent research practices and multiple extra-curricular options, the institution advances the progression of the student's quest for knowledge. The faculty along with the excellent student population makes the campus one of the best places to study in the nation.
Gandhigram Rural Institute
Gandhigram Rural Institute (GRI), founded by two dedicated disciples and contemporaries of Mahatma Gandhi, Dr.G.Ramachandran and Dr.T.S.Soundaram Ramachandran, has as its foundation Mahatma Gandhi’s revolutionary philosophy of Nai Talim, which effectively bridges the cognitive and practical dimensions, and focuses on the holistic development of learners, with an emphasis on skill development through value-based education, rooted in indigenous cultures and traditions. Since its establishment in 1956, GRI has been unstintingly contributing to higher education and has successfully pioneered rural higher education.
Kongu Engineering College, one of the foremost multi professional research-led Institutions is internationally a recognized leader in professional and career-oriented education. It provides an integral, inter-disciplinary education - a unique intersection between theory and practice, passion and reason. The College offers courses of study that are on the frontiers of knowledge and it connects the spiritual and practical dimensions of intellectual life, in a stimulating environment that fosters rigorous scholarship and supportive community. This Institute is a great possession of the committed Trust called 'The Kongu Vellalar Institute of Technology Trust' in Erode District, Tamilnadu. The noble Trust has taken the institute to greater heights since its inception in 1983 and has established the college as a forum for imparting value based education for men and women.
Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Vishwa Mahavidyalaya
The Viswa Mahavidyalaya at Kanchi was established with the benign Blessings of Their Holiness Pujyasri Jayendra Saraswathi Swamiji and Pujyasri Sankara Vijayendra Saraswathi Swamiji and it attained the status of Deemed University in 1993. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya, formed under the aegis of Sri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam Charitable Trust in 1993, is located in a sprawling complex of 50 acres at Enathur, at a distance of about 4 Kilometres from Kanchipuram.
The first Deemed to be University in India for maritime education, training, research and development activities on the 21st August 2007.India’s first Maritime Deemed to be University for maritime-related education, training and research. Overlooking the deep blue sea cradled by the Bay of Bengal and tucked in the scenic drive way of east coast road is AMET. The one and only University from India to be a member of the International Association of Maritime Universities. With quality, commitment, knowledge and excellence as its corner stones, AMET had a humble beginning in the year 1993 with just 14 cadets molded for a career in merchant navy through a Higher National Diploma programme in marine engineering. AMET’s uncompromising strides of excellence in the field of maritime education and training laced with its capacity to feed the global shipping industry with an unrivalled maritime human resource secured it the status of becoming the first Deemed to be University in India for maritime education, training, research and development activities on the 21st August 2007.
Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education
Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education – comprising of Noorul Islam College of Engineering as its constituent teaching unit has been declared as a Deemed-to-be-University by Ministry of Human Resource Development (Department of Higher Education), Government of India under section 3 of UGC Act, 1956, on the advice of UGC, vide Notification No.F.9-51/2004-U.3 dated 8th December 2008. The University is run by the Noorul Islam Center for Higher Education (NICHE) Society with Janab Dr. A.P. Majeed Khan as President of the Society, NICHE and the Chancellor of the University, NICHE. The University campus at Kumaracoil, Thuckalay in Kanyakumari District of Tamilnadu is in the serene and lush green base of Velimalai, a spectacular part of Western Ghat Hills near the historically famous Padmanabhapuram Palace. It is only 1.5 km interior towards the foothills of the mountains from Kumaracoil Junction on the Kanyakumari Thiruvanthapuram National Highway (NH-47)-about 30 km from Kanyakumari and 60 km from Trivandrum, the capital city of the state of Kerala.
Mother Teresa Women’s University (MTWU), the only Women’s University of Tamil Nadu State Government is situated at Attuvampatti, Kodaikanal, the “Princess of Hill Stations” and the most popular multicultural tourist centre. The University, whose foundation stone was laid by the legendry Noble Laureate for peace, Mother Teresa, was established in 1984 under the Act 15 of Tamil Nadu with the lofty vision of “Empowering Women through Education”. The University plays a catalytic role in women empowerment and building inclusive society.
The University is in its untiring journey in search of knowledge creation and dissemination that resulted in recognitions by its faculty members which include 4 Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar aw ards, 8 FNAs, 8 FNAScs, 11 FAScs, 2 TWAS, a Senior Spallanzani Fellow and 16 Tamil Nadu Scientist Awards. Fourteen faculty of the University have been elevated as Vice-Chancellors including the present Vice-Chancellor. Several Alumni are IAS/IPS/IRS officers
the King of Bhavnagar, the then Governor of the Madras State. In the inaugural function, the founder, Karumuttu Thiagarajan Chettiar, described this college as a “Small and Humble Endeavour in Education”. It is said that as the mathematical equation 7 x 7 = 49 will remain unchanged forever, the college will also remain immortal on the sands of eternity, as it was opened on 07.07.1949.
The college was upgraded as an autonomous institution in 1987. It was first accredited
with Five Stars by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2001 and
was re-accredited with 'A' Grade in 2007 and again re-accredited with 'A' Grade in the third
cycle by NAAC w.e.f. January 2013. NAAC has extended the validity of Accreditation period
from 5 years to 7 years in respect of high performing institution.
The University covers the area comprising four districts namely Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri, and Krishnagiri. The University obtained 12(B) and 2(f) status from the University Grants Commission, New Delhi and it was reaccredited by the NAAC with “A” Grade in 2015. The University secured 73rd rank among Indian Universities by MoE NIRF 2021.
The University is named after the Great Social Reformer E.V. Ramasamy, affectionately called as “Thanthai Periyar”. The University aims at developing knowledge in various fields to realize the maxim inscribed in the logo “Arival Vilayum Ulagu” (Wisdom Maketh the World). “Holistic development of the students” is the primary objective of the University.
Sona College of Technology, Salem
Sona College of Technology (Autonomous) is a private college in India located in Salem, Tamilnadu, India. It was established in 1997 by Thiru. M.S. Chockalingam (Founder Chairman) and gained autonomous status in 2012.It is National Board of Accreditation (NBA) accredited, ISO certified and Accredited "A" Grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).The college affiliated with Anna University and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) of the government of India.
Sri Sarada College for Women
Sri Sarada College was started in 1961 as an affiliated college to the University of Madras with two sections of Pre-University class (with eighty students). Later, it has increased in strength to become a First Grade college with twelve under-graduate courses, seven post-graduate courses, nine M.Phil. programs, seven Ph.D. programs, and two Self-Financing P.G. Courses (M.Sc. Computer Science and M.Com.). Autonomous status was conferred by the University Grants Commission in the year 1988-1989 under the able guidance of Yatiswari Saradapriya Amba. The College was accredited with Four stars in 2002, re-accredited with ‘B’ Grade (2.94 on a 4 point scale ) in 2008, and re-accredited with ‘A’ Grade in 2014 by NAAC. In the fourth cycle, our college was re-accredited with 'B++' Grade by NAAC. The foundation stone of Sri Sarada College for women was laid by the Former President of India, Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan on 06.01.1963. Former Prime Minister of India, Sri Rajiv Gandhi opened the Sister Nivedita Auditorium on 01.05.1987
Alagappa University has emerged from the galaxy of institutions initially founded by the great philanthropist and educationist Dr. RM. Alagappa Chettiar during the 1950s.
Alagappa University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India.
The University offers education through Regular, Week-end, Online and Collaborative modes. Through all modes of education, the University caters to the needs of the student community of around 1.12 lakhs.
Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science & Technology
Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology has its origin from Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women established in 1988, by the Periyar Maniammai Educational and Charitable Society, Chennai. The Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women, named after the great social reformer of the twentieth century, E.V.Ramasamy, popularly known as Thanthai Periyar and his philanthropic wife Annai Maniammaiar, has to its credit of being the first Women’s Engineering College in the world. Institutionalizing the lofty ideals of Periyar by paving the way for women’s emancipation through providing increased access to higher education in Science and Technology and encouraging their participation in Social, National and Global development were the primary objective of the Institution.
Ponnaiyah Ramajayam Institute of Science & Technology
The institute was founded in 1985 by Prof. P. Murugesan. It was initially known as the Institute of Computer Science and Technology. Murugesan founded the institute to introduce computer education to the Thanjavur District. In 1988, the institute received affiliation from Bharathidasan University to offer postgraduate diploma programmes in computer applications. Thereafter it expanded to include an Arts and Science College, College of Engineering and Technology, College of Education, Research Institution, and Polytechnic College.
Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy
With a humble beginning in the year 1984, SASTRA’s progress in the last 36 years is a testimony to its commitment to build a University as envisaged in its guiding model. Today, SASTRA is one of India’s premier institutions offering undergraduate, postgraduate & doctoral programmes in Engineering, Management, Law, Sciences, Humanities and Education. It was conferred Deemed-to-be-University status in 2001 by the University Grants Commission under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956. SASTRA also has an MHRD-notified off-campus named Srinivasa Ramanujan Centre (SRC) at Kumbakonam.
V.O. Chidambaram College
V. O. Chidambaram College (commonly known as VOC College) is a college of arts and sciences in Tuticorin, (Thoothukudi), a southern city of Tamil Nadu, India. The college, founded by Kulapathi A. P. C. Veerabahu in 1951, has been recognized by UGC under the 12(b) and 2(f). It is a postgraduate and research centre affiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli. It offers undergraduate courses, postgraduate courses, and research courses. Managed by V. O. Chidambaram Educational Society, the college provides higher education to the economically and gender-wise discriminated sections hailing from the backward areas of southern districts of Tamilnadu, India.
Jamal Mohamed College
Jamal Mohamed College was founded in 1951, as an affiliated college to the University of Madras and then affiliated to Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, when it was formed in 1982. Jamal Mohamed College is situated in the central part of Tamil Nadu, Tiruchirappali city. It was established as a religious minority institution with the primary objective of providing higher education to the downtrodden and socially backward section of the society in general and Muslim minority in particular.The college is administered by the Society of Jamal Mohamed College. It is established in a sprawling land area of 87 acres, as a religious minority institution. Hajee M. Jamal Mohamed Sahib and Janab N.M. Khajamian Rowther , of revered memory, were the founding fathers of this institution.
The University's main Campus was initially located in a sprawling area of over 1000 acres in Palkalaiperur. However, as years passed on, the South Campus at Palkalaiperur with the available infrastructure was donated to the newly started Anna University of Technology.
Very recently, another portion of the land has been allotted to the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Tiruchirappalli. Also, the University has a downtown campus at Khajamalai, which housed originally the Autonomous Post-Graduate Centre of the University of Madras at Tiruchirappalli.
Holy Cross College
Holy Cross College (Autonomous), Tiruchirappalli is a highly reputed Arts and Science College for women in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a Catholic Institution established in the year 1923 for the benefit of the young girls of Tiruchirappalli when higher education for women was considered almost a transgression against the age-old respected customs concerning higher education for girls, it has a unique history with excellence for the Nine and a half decades. Holy Cross College admits students, irrespective of their caste, creed, and state. The college administered by the Sisters of the Cross of Chavanod, Province of Tiruchirappalli, is affiliated to the Bharathidasan University and it is one of the oldest colleges for women in South India.
Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli (IIMT) is the eleventh IIM and was instituted on 4th January 2011. Tiruchirappalli is a city known for its prominence in education, spirituality, art and culture and IIM Trichy tends to benefit from this. IIMT is functioning from its sprawling state-of-the-art campus spread over 175 acres of land on Trichy-Pudukottai highway, about 11 km from Tiruchirappalli International Airport.IM as a name has steadily become synonymous with excellence in management education and has established a benchmark for unwavering quality in India. IIM Trichy aims to find its own footing in developing competent professionals for the industry and doing quality research in India.
The National Institute of Technology (formerly known as Regional Engineering College) Tiruchirappalli, situated in the heart of Tamil Nadu on the banks of the river Cauvery, was started as a joint and co-operative venture of the Government of India and the Government of Tamil Nadu during 1964 with a view to catering to the needs of man-power in technology for the Country. The College has subsequently been conferred with autonomy in financial and administrative matters to achieve rapid development. Because of this rich experience, this institution was granted Deemed University Status with the approval of the University Grants Commission, the All India Council for Technical Education and the Govt. of India in the year 2003 and was renamed as National Institute of Technology. NITT was registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1975. During 2007 by the act of parliament, NIT-T became an Institution of National Importance.
St. Joseph's College, Tiruchirappalli
St. Joseph's College is an affiliated First Grade College of the Bharathidasan University. It was established in 1844 by the Fathers of Society of Jesus (The Jesuits). It was affiliated to the then Madras University in 1866. The College celebrated its centenary in 1944 and sesquicentenary in 1995. The College is owned by the Society of St. Joseph's, a body registered under Societies Regulation Act(1860), having its office at Tiruchirappalli.
For four years from 1968 to 1972, the College functioned in two places, the Pre-University Classes at Teppakulam and the Degree Classes at Puthur. The College grew not only in strength but also in popularity and academic excellence and attracted students from all over Tamil Nadu. In the meantime, the College managed to secure financial aid from the Protestant Central Agency for Co-operation in Development, Bonn,Germany, for the construction of its permanent buildings.The building scheme was taken in hand early in 1970 and four new buildings were opened in 1972. Many more buildings have since been added and the College now has a beautiful campus with lovely gardens.
Manonmaniam Sundaranar University (MSU) is a dynamic institution of higher learning, set in a rural milieu of southern Tamil Nadu, with a campus spread of 550 acres.
It is named after the renowned Tamil Poet scholar, Professor P. Sundaram Pillai (1855-1897), the author of the famous verse drama Manonmaniam. It is his poem that has become “Tamil Thaai Vazhthu” the official invocation song sung in all functions in Tamilnadu.
It was granted deemed to be university status in 2006. In November 2017, following a directive by the University Grants Commission (UGC) to drop the "University" from the name. Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education (KARE) formerly Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering was established in 1984 by the pioneering Kalasalingam Anandam Ammal Charities. Located at the pristine foothills of scenic Western Ghats, the college obtained the Deemed to be University status in 2006. The Institution has been serving the society for thirty four long years and it caters to the needs of the students from all walks of the society.
The benefit of education, let alone higher education, was a distant dream for the poor people of Virudhunagar region until the nineteen forties. It was in the backdrop that the philanthropic and munificent members of the merchant community of this town were longing for a college of their own.
Rao Bahadur Senthikumara Nadar was appointed the Patron of the college. In 1948, the Hindu Nadar Mahamai Tharappu took over the administration of the college.
Government of India founded the Central University of Tamil Nadu, along with eight other Central Universities, through an Act of Parliament in 2009. It is part of the greater role that the Central Government assumed in making higher education accessible to aspirants from the weaker sections of the society. With eight students in M.A. English Studies, the university started functioning from November 2009, at the Collectorate Annexe at Thiruvarur, 60 kilometers to the east of Thanjavur. But today the University sits astride a major tributary of the famous Cauvery river in the heart of the Delta seven kilometers to the north-west of Thiruvarur.
The Christian Medical College, Vellore, now offers Medical graduate, postgraduate (diploma and degree), and higher specialty courses, graduate and post graduate courses in Nursing, and several
degree and diploma Allied Health Science courses as well as courses in Bioengineering. Today there are over 2800 beds for in-patients and
over 8000 outpatients are treated daily in the mainhospital and in peripheral units.
Dr N G P Arts and Science College
Dr.Thavamani D. Palaniswami are the driving force of the institution. The College began its educational journey with 4 Under Graduate programmes, now it is emerging as the one of the top self-financing colleges in Tamil Nadu.
It is a co-educational autonomous college, affiliated to the Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. Also, it is recognized under 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC act 1956 by University Grants Commission, New Delhi. The college was accredited by the NAAC with “A” Grade with the CPGA of 3.17 in the second cycle, March 17, 2016. Our college is consecutively ranked at the national level within 100 ranks by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) and ARIIA-2019 by MHRD. The College is also granted the DST-FIST and DBT Star scheme for promotion of research. In the Institution, MHRD’s Institution Innovation Council (IIC) was established to cater for the innovation and undergraduate research among students. The college, at present offers 32 UG, 16 PG and 25 Research (M.Phil. & Ph.D.) Programmes, 04 PG Diploma, 21 Diploma and 58 Certificate Programmes under 32 well established departments through six variant faculties. Our college has an intellectual capital of more than 300+ academically well experienced teaching fraternity amongst 130 faculty members are doctorates and they cater to the needs of 7500 students on roll.
Sacred Heart College
Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Carreno SDB, a far-sighted missionary from Spain founded Sacred Heart College in the year 1951. It started functioning with 10 teachers and 81 students and in a short period of seven decades, it has grown into a postgraduate and research institution. With the view to cater to the needs of the deserving local students, the college also offers undergraduate courses and postgraduate courses in the Shft-II on self-financing basis. Recognizing its academic contributions, the University of Madras conferred the autonomous status on the postgraduate courses of MSW (Social Work) and M.Sc. (Mathematics) from the academic year 1987-88. Subsequently, in the year 1988-89, autonomous status was conferred on the postgraduate course of M.A. (Economics) and on all the undergraduate courses.
Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College (ANJAC)
Founded in 1963, Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College stands testimony to the wisdom, sagacity and foresight of Thiru. P. Ayya Nadar, a legendary philanthropist and visionary industrial architect of Sivakasi Town. Fittingly named after him and his equally generous wife Thirumathi. A. Janaki Ammal, the College caters to the needs of rural sector in the field of higher education.The College upholds ‘Discipline and Academic Excellence’ as its hallmarks to achieve its noble vision of “Pro deo et Patria” – “for God and the Nation”.