AVS Engineering College (AVSEC) is one of the most premium institutes located in the Steel City Salem, Tamil Nadu, and was established in 2008. The college is situated well within the town limit of Salem city and located at Ammapet, Salem-3. The college is 2 km away from Salem Town Railway Station and 7 km away from Salem Junction. It is renowned for imparting quality education to future engineers and managers. It is recognized under 2(f) of the UGC Act 1956. It is approved by AICTE and is affiliated with Anna University.

It provides a wide array of courses to the students which include B.E at the undergraduate level in 5 different fields, M.E and MBA at postgraduate level in several specializations. 

Admission to the courses at AVS Engineering College is merit-based. Candidates must have passed 10+2 for admission to B.E. and selection shall be based on the same while they must have completed under graduation for admission to post-graduation courses. Admissions shall be on the basis of the score of Bachelor’s degree examination.

AVSEC Salem Highlights

The following are the key highlights of AVS Engineering College:

Established In 2008 
Institute Type Private
Approved by AICTE
Affiliated to Anna University
Courses offered B.E., M.E., MBA
Application Mode Offline
Admission Criteria Merit-based
Top recruiters New Tech Industries, Clara Aqua, Paragon, Yamaha Electric, Yamaha Music, Mitsuba, NVH Korea, SS Construction, Just Dial, Airtel, Alcance, Rane Groups, TVS, Ashok Leyland, United Industries, etc.
Facilities Available Hostel, Gym, Transport, Labs, Library, Food Court, Prayer Hall, Sports, Gen Set and many more
Official Website http://www.avsenggcollege.ac.in/

AVSEC Salem Achievements

  • 52nd Position in Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA 2019)
  • In Anna University Interzone boxing -overall championship with five gold medals by Y.Sowmya of I MBA, A. Karthiga of III ECE, P. Harishma of III CSE, B. Santhiya of I MBA and K. Devi of III CSE
  • Four Silver medals and 1 bronze medal in all India inter-university boxing at Udaipur, Rajasthan.
  • In Anna University Inter-zone Taekwondo competition, S. Pavithra of II Civil, Y.Sowmya of I MBA and S.Jayapriya of II Civil won the silver medals and Karthikraja of III CSE bagged a bronze medal.

AVSEC Salem Courses

AVS Engineering College provides courses in Engineering and Management. B.E is provided in 5 specializations, M.E is provided in 6 specializations, and MBA is provided in 4 specializations. The key details of these have been tabulated below:

Course Details
BE Duration – 4 Years
Specializations – computer science and engineering, electrical and electronics engineering, electronics and communication engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering.
Eligibility – Students who have passed Class 12 or any other equivalent examination from a recognized board with PCM with at least 50% marks (40% for SC/ SCA/ ST Category).
ME Duration – 2 Years
Specializations – computer science and Engineering, Software Engineering, VLSI Design, Power Electronics and Drives, Structural Engineering, Engineering Design
Eligibility – Candidates who wish to pursue ME program from the college must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with an aggregate of at least 50% marks (45% for candidates belonging to Reserved Categories).
MBA Duration – 2 Years
Specializations – Marketing, Finance, HR, Systems
Eligibility – Students who wish to take admission to the MBA program in the college must hold a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with an aggregate of at least 50% marks.

Read more: AVS Engineering College Courses and Fees

AVSEC, Salem Admission

Selection Criteria:

  • Candidates will be granted admission to the BE program in AVS Engineering College on the basis of TNEA counseling based on marks scored in 10+2 examination.
  • For ME, MBA candidates will be selected on the basis of their score in the Bachelor’s degree examination.

How to apply?

  • Candidates can apply offline mode for admissions at AVS Engineering College. The steps for the same have been provided below:
  • Application for various courses may be downloaded from our website www.avsenggcollege.ac.in
  • The candidates must fill the application form by filling in their personal, educational, and course details.
  • Next, the Advance amount for Online admission: INR. 5000 for B.E/M.E/MBA
  • Candidates must take a printout of the duly filled application form with payment proof and must submit it along with the required documents at the following address:

The Administrative Officer,

AVS Engineering College,

Military Road,Ammapet,

Salem- 636003.

Ph: 9443210911

Documents Required:

  • 10+2 mark sheet
  • 10th mark sheet
  • UG mark sheet, UG Provisional, U Degree Certificate
  • Transfer and Conduct certificate
  • Community certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Passport & Stamp size photographs
  • Other necessary certificates

Read more: AVS Engineering College Admission

AVSEC Salem Placements

AVS Engineering College witnessed a large number of companies visiting the campus for recruitments. It has a marvelous placement record. A total of 83 companies visited the college and the students received a total of 645 offers. 373 students received offers from recruiting companies. 

Along with the MoU’s of Schneider Electric, Zoho Creator, Sensiple, NFN Labs, Barola Airways, Srishti, EEDISSIA, DatadesQ, Qspiders, Talent.io, Techgig, Trueesailogo have added more career prospects for our students.

The placement season of 2019-20 saw an increase in the number of offers and companies as compared to its previous year 2018-19. The campus achieved 96% placements. 83 companies visited the campus for recruitments and 373 students were placed. The total number of offers made was 645. 187 students achieved multiple offers. The 83 companies that visited the campus were from multiple sectors which included 30 from the Core sector, 27 from the IT Sector, 9 for MBA, 10 for ITES, and 7 were general. 4 companies offered a salary package of 8+ Lakhs, 3 companies offered 6+ Lakhs and 10 companies offered 3+ Lakhs.

In the year 2018-19, 70 companies had visited for recruitments and a total of 636 offers were made. 340 students were placed. 176 students were placed with more than 2 offers in hand. Out of the 70 companies, 26 were for Core, 21 for IT sector, 13 companies for MBA, 8 for ITES, and 2 were general.

The following table shows the top 10 recruiters of AVS Engineering College in 2019-20 session:

Company Name No. of students placed
Paragon 46
Just Dial 33
Ashok Leyland 32
Yamaha Music 26
TVS 25
Mitsuba 24
NVH Korea 24
Rane Groups 23
SS Construction 19
Airtel 18
United Industries 18

Read more: AVS Engineering College Placement

AVSEC Salem Scholarships

AVS Engineering College provides scholarships and loans to the meritorious and needy students. For the Educational Loan assistance shall be provided through HDFC Bank within the campus.

The scholarship shall be provided on the basis of marks. The following table provides the cut off marks for different scholarships:

Scholarship Percentage Cut off marks
100% Above 185
75% 180 – 184.75
50% 170 – 179.75 Lateral Entry- 90% above
25% 160 – 169.75 Lateral Entry – 80% - 90%

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AVSEC Salem Facilities

To cater to the needs of the students and the faculty, AVS Engineering College provides a wide variety of facilities. It provides a large number of facilities to the students including Hostels, Gym, labs, library, Food Court, Sports, and many more. These are:

Transport- AVSEC provides the facility of 30+buses with concession fees which cover 900+ bus stops within the radius of 90 km.

Hostel- There are separate hostels for girls and boys with the facilities of Mess, Reading rooms, Rooms, playgrounds, and indoor gaming facilities. Also, there is 24 hours backup, RO plant, and free internet connection through Wi-Fi systems.

 Gym- A well-equipped gym is provided within the campus. This shall be open to both the students and the faculty.

Library- There is a well-stocked library with 36,152 book volumes, 174 journals, and 1062 e-journals. DELNET has also been established to collect and disseminate information to the students.

Food Court- Food Court at AVSEC is a well-designed canteen. It supplies hygienic snacks and eatables.

Prayer Hall- A prayer song is played every morning for the students to pray. Also, a separate hall is built for the Muslim students to do NAMAS on Friday afternoon every week.

Parlor- A parlor is available on the campus to provide excellent amenities to the girl students.

Infrastructure - Spacious college buildings and well-designed classrooms and labs speak the excellent infrastructure. Each building block is having an optical fiber backbone with net-working extended up to labs and libraries. The college has a 125KV HT line and two generator units to provide zero downtime power supply throughout the campus

AVSEC Salem Faculty

With the highly educated and qualified staff at AVS Engineering College, the institute is committed to imparting strong educational foundations and values in the hearts, thoughts, and actions of future engineers and managers. The institute has 112 professors with a 1:8 faculty-student ratio.

Chairman- Shri. K. Kailasam

Principal - Dr. A. Srinivasan

Assistant Professors - 12

Read more: AVS Engineering College Faculty


Ques. What are the different clubs at AVSEC, Salem?

Ans. The different clubs at AVSEC, Salem are Rotaract Club, National Service Scheme (NSS), English Club, and AVSEC Cadet Corps to ensure the smooth conduct of all the programs of the college.

Ques. How is the college infrastructure?

Ans. The college has well built and spacious buildings, classrooms, and labs. Each building has an optical fiber backbone with networking extended up to the labs and libraries. The college also has a 125 KV HT line along with two generator units for providing power supply throughout the campus.

Ques. What is Siruthuli at AVSEC, Salem?

Ans. Siruthuli at AVSEC has an objective of creating helping tendency among the students and the faculty members through which the amount collected is donated in the form of electronic appliances and groceries to a destitute student’s home “Anbu illam” located at Thallavaipatty on the day of Capstone’20.

Ques. Is there any provision of a Solar Panel at AVSEC, Salem?

Ans. Yes, AVS Engineering College has a Solar Panel in the 1500 sqm rooftop area in the hostel. The power generated by the panel to the solar water heater provides hot water facility to the students.

Ques. Are there medical care facilities at the college?

Ans. A doctor visits the college once a week for carrying out the periodical health checkup of the students and staff.