Kongu Engineering College Info

Established in 1984 by Kongu Vellalar Institute of Technology Trust (KVITT), Kongu Engineering College (KEC) is a multi-professional research-led institution that is well-known worldwide as a leader in professional and career-oriented education. It offers an integral, inter-disciplinary education that is a unique intersection between theory and practice, passion and reason. The college connects the spiritual and practical dimensions of intellectual life and offers courses of study that are on the frontiers of knowledge in an environment that stimulates rigorous scholarship and fosters a supportive community. 

The college offers a wide range of technical, scientific, and management-related undergraduate and graduate degrees, including B.Tech, B.Sc., M.Tech, MBA, and many more. A number of admission examinations are used to determine who gets admitted to the courses. The college holds a "A++" grade of accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and approval from the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). 


“To be a centre of excellence for development and dissemination of knowledge in Applied science, Technology, Engineering and Management for the Nation and beyond.” 


“KEC is committed to value based Education, Research and Consultancy in Engineering and Management and to bring out technically competent, ethically strong and quality professionals to keep the Nation ahead in the competitive knowledge intensive world.” 

Kongu Engineering College (KEC), Erode, Tamil Nadu – Key Highlights 




Perundurai, Erode-638 060, Tamil Nadu, India 


Type of University/Institute

Private/ Co-Education/ Non-minority

Accreditation/Recognitions/ Rankings

Accredited by NAAC, NBA and affiliated to Anna University.

Programs Offered

UG, PG  and doctoral

Admission Criteria

Entrance Based- TNEA, TANCET 

Mode of application



Excellent Record

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Kongu Engineering College - Departments 

Department of Engineering

Department of Management Studies

Department of Computer Application

Department of Computer Technology

Department of Science and Humanities

Kongu Engineering College – Programmes /Courses Offered/ Fee Structure

UG Courses


Artificial Intelligence and Data Science

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Chemical Engineering

Food Technology

Information Technology


Computer System and Design

Information Systems

Software Systems


Automobile Engineering

Civil Engineering


Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechatronics Electronics

Computer Science and Design

PG Courses



Structural Engineering

VLSI Design

Embedded System


Software Systems


Information Technology

Food Technology



   Doctoral Courses

Civil Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Information Technology

Mechatronics Engineering

Food Technology

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Computer Applications (MCA)





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Kongu Engineering College –   Popular Programmes

The Kongu Engineering College (KEC) offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs approved by the AICTE. Some of the popular undergraduate and Post Graduate programs offered at KEC include. 

  • B.E Civil Engineering
  • B.E Mechanical Engineering
  • B.E Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • B.E Automobile Engineering
  • B.E Computer Science and Design
  • B.Tech Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • B.Tech Artificial Intelligence and Data Science
  • M.E VLSI Design
  • M.E Embedded System 

Kongu Engineering College – Eligibility Criteria

For  UG -

B.Tech/B.E/B.Sc/M.Sc (integrated)

Candidates must pass 10+2.

For PG-


Candidates must have a graduation degree with a minimum aggregate of marks.


Candidates must have a B.E/B.Tech degree with a minimum aggregate of marks.

Kongu Engineering College -  Infrastructure Facilities

The institution offers up-to-date, contemporary infrastructure and facilities to its students. Kongu Engineering College (KEC) boasts cutting-edge facilities and infrastructure that contribute to the entire development of its students.

Hostel- The seven hostels for boys on campus are called Dheeran Men's Hostel, Valluvar Men's Hostel, Ilango Men's Hostel, Bharathi Men's Hostel, Kamban Men's Hostel, Poonar Men's Hostel, and Sankar Men's Hostel. Students can find basic amenities at the hostels. Kaveri Ladies Hostel, Amaravathi Ladies Hostel, and Bhavani Ladies Hostel are the three female-only hostels located within the campus. The hostels at KEC Erode provide guests with a cozy stay. 

Medical Facility- Kongu Engineering College offers medical assistance to its instructors, staff, and students through its dispensary. Two licensed physicians work at the dispensary.

Sports- Sports facilities at Kongu Engineering College include an indoor stadium with badminton courts, a basketball court, and a volleyball court playground. Sports competitions are held by the college's Physical Education Department. 

Wi-fi -There is Wi-Fi available throughout the Kongu Engineering College campus. Teachers and students can use their tablets or smartphones to access the internet. 

Other Facilities-  Bank and ATM, Post Office, Food Court, Transport, Amenity Center. 

Kongu Engineering College Reviews

Overall rating: This university campus has secured 4.2 ratings out of 5.0 Further details are provided below for each of their components.  









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Value For Money


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Kongu Engineering College – FAQs and Answers

Q.1 Which entrance exam is accepted by Kongu Engineering College, Tamil Nadu?

Ans. The Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) is accepted by Kongu Engineering College (KEC) in Tamil Nadu for admission to M.Tech and M.B.A. programs. The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) score is also accepted by the college for admission to the M.Tech program. Candidates for B.E. and B.Tech. programs must take part in TNEA counseling, which is conducted by the Tamil Nadu Directorate of Technical Education (DoTE). 

Q.2 From which university does KEC is affiliated?

Ans. KEC is affiliated with Anna University.

Q.3 Where is Kongu Engineering College located?

Ans. Address of KEC-  Perundurai, Erode-638 060, Tamil Nadu, India.

Q.4  Is Kongu Engineering College a private or govt. institute? 

Ans. KEC, Tamil Nadu is a Private Engineering Institute. 

Q.5 Does Kongu Engineering College, Tamil Nadu is approved with NAAC?

 Ans. Yes, KEC, Tamil Nadu  is accredited by NAAC with a grade of “A++”.

  • Accredited By NAAC
  • Approved By AICTE

Engineering Ranking
#101 - 150
YEAR - 2023

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  • Girls Hostel
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  • Library
  • Transport


Course Category Course Fee Eligibility Exams Accepted
B.E / B.Tech Engineering Rs. 3,68,400.00 Candidate required to pass 10+2 with 50% or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry). TNEA
M.E / M.Tech Engineering Rs. 1,54,000.00 Candidate should be completed Bachelors Degree (10+2+4) system or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 55%. GATE
MCA Computers Rs. 1,05,000.00 The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree qualification with at least 50% marks or equivalent.

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College Rating
Overall Rating
Recommends: 100%
Not Recommends: 0%
Infrastructure 5
Campus 4.8
Faculty 4.5
Industry Exposure 4.5
Placements 4.5
Affordability 4.5
College Reviews
An excellent college with good surrounding
Name: senbagam L | Batch of 2024 | Rating 4.5
Course: B.E / B.Tech (Civil Engineering)
Recommends this college
College infrastructure is so good and environment is pleasant. we have a library with more than 15000 books of various courses. There is a small hospital for emergency purpose and ambulance facilities available. there is a food court ,fruit stall and small stationery shops .Our college is providing internship opportunities. Our project guides are also help us. they are encouraging us to do something useful. our faculties are so good and encouraging. my college is located at perundurai. bus facility is good and college is also arranging bus to bus stand during vacation time. college buses are therefrom third year there are providing placement coaching with a excellent and trained faculties. Average annual package is 5 lakhs per annum and Highest annual package is 12 lakhs per annum. more job opportunities are available .
Infrastructure 5
Campus 4.8
Faculty 4.5
Industry Exposure 4.5
Placements 4.5
Affordability 4.5
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