Kumaraguru College of Technology Info

The Ramanandha Adigalar Foundation, a Sakthi Group charitable educational trust, is the sponsor of Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT), a private engineering college located in Coimbatore that opened its doors in 1984. Located in the Coimbatore IT corridor on a vast 156-acre campus, KCT is an independent institution recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and associated with Anna University, Chennai. The highest rating given to an institution by NAAC is “A++”, which KCT has received. 

The college provides postgraduate programs (MCA, MBA, M.Tech, ME) and undergraduate programs (BE and B.Tech) in departments like Science and Humanities, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, and Information Science and Engineering.


“The vision of the college is to become a technical university of International Standards through continuous improvement.”


“Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT) is committed to providing quality Education and Training in Engineering and Technology to prepare students for life and work equipping them to contribute to the technological, economic and social development of India. The College pursues excellence in providing training to develop a sense of professional responsibility, and social and cultural awareness and set students on the path to leadership.”

Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT) Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – Key Highlights 




Saravanampatti, Chinnavedampatti (Post), Coimbatore- 641049, Tamil Nadu.


Type of University/Institute

Private/ Co-Education/ Non-minority

Accreditation/Recognitions/ Rankings

 AICTE Approved, NAAC accredited and Affiliated with Anna University.

Programs Offered


Admission Criteria

Entrance Based- TNEA, TANCET, GATE 

Mode of application




Top Recruiters

BOSCH, JOCKEY, Cognizant, Voonik, RENAULT NISSAN and many more.

Kumaraguru College of Technology – Departments 

Department of  Aeronautical Engineering

Department of Artificial Intelligence & Data Science

Department of Automobile Engineering

Department of Biotechnology

Department of Civil Engineering

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering

Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Department of Fashion Technology

Department of Information Science and Engineering

Department of Information Technology

Department of School of Foundational Sciences

Department of Textile Technology

Kumaraguru College of Technology - Programmes /Courses Offered/ Fee Structure 

UG Courses


Aeronautical Engineering

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Automobile Engineering  

Information Science & Engineering

Civil Engineering   

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

Computer Science & Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Electrical & Electronics Engineering Mechatronics Engineering



Fashion Technology

Information Technology  

Textile Technology

PG Courses


Structural Engineering    

Applied Electronics

Environmental Engineering       

Communication Systems

Power Electronics & drives        

Industrial Engineering

Embedded Systems Technologies


Computer Science & Engineering


Apparel Technology        

Master of Technology Management

Data Science






Civil Engineering


Mechanical Engineering

Textile Technology

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Kumaraguru College of Technology  - Popular Programmes

Kumaraguru College of Technology offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in various departments. Some of the popular programs offered by the college include Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], Bachelor of Engineering [B.E], Master of Business Administration [MBA] and Master of Computer Applications [MCA].

Kumaraguru  College of Technology  - Eligibility Criteria


Candidates must have passed 10+2 or its equivalent with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from a recognized institute.


Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree with at least 60% marks (55% for Reserved categories) from a recognized university.


Candidates must have a Master's degree with a minimum of 50% marks in the relevant stream for admission into the Ph.D. course.

Kumaraguru College of Technology  - Infrastructure Facilities

The infrastructure for academic achievement and general facilities at KCT are magnificent. Among the amenities the institute offers are: 

Hostel- An essential component of the college site is the Kumaraguru Students Hostel. Two separate groups of students are boys and girls. With 512 rooms spread across six buildings, the boys' hostel can house up to 2178 students. With 264 rooms spread across three buildings, the ladies' hostel can house up to 1216 students.  The goal of the Kumaraguru Hostels is to establish a community that promotes academic and personal growth while providing a comfortable environment in which to live and learn.

Library- Large, open areas, areas for group work, an open access system, artistically designed work platforms, and an infusion of natural and architectural aesthetics all contribute to the Mahatma Gandhi Central Library's ability to open up new learning opportunities for all users—students, scholars, researchers, teachers, visitors, or simply inquisitive minds.

Wellness- The institution is concerned about each student's physical and mental health while they are on campus. Basic medical treatment for students, employees, and teachers is provided by the Aruljyothi Medical Centre, which is located on campus. The hospital has eight beds, two doctors, nursing assistants, and ambulance services. It is open around the clock. 

Sports- In KCT, athletic prowess and academic success occur simultaneously. All types of sports are encouraged at the campus's sports facilities. A wide range of sports, including football, hockey, cricket, basketball, volleyball, ball badminton, kabaddi, tennis, handball, throw ball, and Kho-Kho, are played by enthusiastic participants on the expansive 23-acre field. 

Cafeteria- The campus KORE cafeteria, which can accommodate up to 1000 people at once, provides hygienic, high-quality, timely, and delicious cuisine that enhances the living and educational experiences of students, staff, and guests. 

Shopping- K Mart is a retail store in KCT that sells a variety of consumer goods, including books, electronics, stationery, sporting goods, apparel, cosmetics, and home appliances. With a quick swipe of their ID card, students can purchase the supplies they need for their hostel here. 

 Kumaraguru College of Technology   - Review 

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









Campus Life


Value For Money


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Kumaraguru College of Technology  - FAQs and Answers

Q.1 Is there a career centre in KCT, Tamil Nadu to help students with job placement after graduation?

Ans. Yes, Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT) in Tamil Nadu has a Career Development Centre named CEED (Career Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Development) to help students with job placement after graduation. 

Q.2 Did Kumaraguru College of Technology, Tamil Nadu have AICTE approval?

Ans.  KCT is an autonomous institution affiliated with Anna University, Chennai and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). 

Q.3 Is KCT, Tamil Nadu private or govt. institute?

Ans.  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.

Q.4 Which university is Kumaraguru College of Technology, Tamil Nadu is affiliated with?

Ans.  KCT is an autonomous institution affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai 

Q.5 Where is the campus of Kumaraguru College of Technology located?

Ans. Location of KCT - Saravanampatti, Chinnavedampatti (Post), Coimbatore- 641049, Tamil Nadu.

  • Approved By AICTE

Engineering Ranking
#101 - 150
YEAR - 2023

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  • Girls Hostel
  • Boys Hostel
  • Medical
  • Sports
  • Cafetaria
  • Library
  • Transport

Course Category Course Fee Eligibility Exams Accepted
B.E / B.Tech Engineering Rs. 2,20,000.00 Candidate required to pass 10+2 with 50% or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry). TNEA
M.E / M.Tech Engineering Rs. 1,00,000.00 Candidate should be completed Bachelors Degree (10+2+4) system or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 55%. GATE
MBA Management Rs. 70,000.00 The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree qualification with at least 50% marks or equivalent. CMAT, MAT
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 4.8
Campus 4.8
Faculty 4.7
Industry Exposure 4.3
Placements 4.5
Affordability 4.5
College Reviews
One of the Best Engineering College
Name: Sugan M | Batch of 2025 | Rating 4.5
Course: B.E / B.Tech (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)
Recommends this college
My experience of a current college student in 2023 has been greatly impacted by the faculty, the learning environment under the campus culture. The teaching staff were shown extraordinary passion and flexibility by blending in smoothly between online and traditional classes. They have been able to maintain and created enjoyable learning environment. The campus setting offers a balance of advantageous under difficult features. Positively it has lovely facilities and recreational areas that improve the quality of life of students. However occasionally having too many people in the common areas can be uncomfortable. However the inviting environment fostered in the classroom which fosters a sense of belonging among students demonstrate the colleges strong dedication to diverse city and inclusion. Additionally, the ease of transport has been a certain aspect guaranteeing that students may commute to and from campus without difficulty. Students are now able to allocate more time to their academics and extra curricular activities because it reduced the strain of transportation. The restoration of athletics has been a much welcomed development since it gives youngsters the chance to be physically active and create a feeling of community. Competitive sports reclaimed their rightful position on campus enhancing the enthusiasm and intensity of college life. Despite the current difficulties I believe that 2023 will be a promising year for me in terms of my sustained development and vibrant campus life.
Infrastructure 4.5
Campus 4.8
Faculty 4.5
Industry Exposure 4
Placements 4.5
Affordability 4.5
Posted On: 01-Oct-2023
A Diverse and Innovative Learning Experience
Name: Vidhya.M | Batch of 2022 | Rating 5
Course: B.E / B.Tech (Fashion Technology)
Recommends this college
I had the privilege of attending Kumaraguru College of Technology, and I'd like to share my thoughts on this institution. Kumaraguru College of Technology offers a wide range of engineering and technical programs. The academic curriculum is comprehensive, and the faculty members are knowledgeable and supportive. The institution places a strong emphasis on practical learning, which is invaluable in preparing students for their careers.
Infrastructure 5
Campus 4.8
Faculty 5
Industry Exposure 5
Placements 5
Affordability 4.5
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