The Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology, also known as CCET, is a private institute in Karur, Tamil Nadu. The institute offers Bachelor of Engineering courses at the UG level, and Masters of Engineering and Masters of Business Administration at the PG level. Admissions to all courses are merit-based. The UG admissions are based on TNEA counseling, while TANCET scores are accepted for PG courses. The top recruiters of the college include Amazon, Infosys, and Wipro, among many others. 

Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology Highlights

Established | Type 2007 | Private
Approved  AICTE
Set by Chettinad Group
Affiliated  Anna University
Courses offered BE, ME and MBA
Admission criteria Entrance Based
Entrance Exam TNEA, TANCET
Application Mode Online
Top recruiters Chettinad Cement, TATA, Wipro, Cognizant, etc.
Facilities Library, hostels, sports complex, etc.
Official website

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Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology Courses

Courses offered by the institute include B.E, M.E, and MBA. The details of the courses are mentioned below. 

Course Details
B.E Duration: 4 years
Eligibility: 10 + 2 with 50% in Science
Intake: 360
Specializations: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, and Electrical & electronics engineering
Selection Criteria: TNEA
Fees per Annum: INR 55,000
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M.E Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: B.E/ B.Tech in concerned disciplines with 50%
Intake: 18
Specializations: VLSI Designs
Selection Criteria: TANCET 
Fees per Annum: INR 30,000
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MBA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with 50% aggregate marks
Intake: 60
Selection Criteria: TANCET
Fees per Annum: INR 22,500
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Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology Admissions

Admissions to all courses are entrance based. Admissions to the B.E courses are based on the TNEA examination, while admissions to the M.E and MBA courses are based on TANCET. The steps to apply and other details are mentioned below. 

How to Apply?

  • Candidates can apply for the TANCET and TNEA examination and counseling through the official portal.
  • For the TANCET examination, candidates need to register with a valid email id, phone number, and password.
  • In the case of TANCET, the application fee is INR 500 for general candidates and INR 250 for reserved category candidates.
  • The application fee can be paid through Debit/ Credit card or Net banking.
  • For TNEA applications, candidates need to register through the official portal and fill the personal details along with academic qualification details.

Documents Required

Attach the self-attested copies of the following documents along with the hard copy of the duly filled in form:

  1. Class 10th mark sheet
  2. Class 12th mark sheet
  3. Transfer certificate issued by the school
  4. Caste certificate (if applicable)
  5. Nativity certificate
  6. Relevant certificates for the children of Ex-servicemen/freedom fighters

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Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology Placements

A total of 193 students received placements for the academic 2019-20, receiving offers from 35 companies. The college has MoUs with 7 firms and over 70 recruiting partners. The top recruiters of the college include: 

Infosys Cognizant Tech Mahindra
Amazon Wipro ICICI Bank
Paypal Justdial Canara HSBC
Renault Nissan TVS TATA Consultancy

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Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology Facilities

Some of the facilities provided by the college include: 

  • Library: The Central Library has excellent state-of-the-art infrastructure with a unique resource collection. It has computerized all its housekeeping activities using library software AUTOLIB. This enables users to search for and avail the library resources.
  • Hostel: There are separate hostels for girls and boys and each hostel has a fixed capacity. Students are provided accommodation based on vacancy and on a first-come-first-served basis. They have access to a TV room and other leisure/sports activities within the hostel premises.
  • Sports: The campus also houses a sports complex and a swimming pool. The sports complex contains a fitness center, badminton, tennis and basketball courts, and a snooker hall. Outdoor running track, football, and cricket grounds are also available along with net facilities.

Chettinad College of Engineering and Technology FAQs

Ques. How do we contact the college for further details? 

Ans. The mailing address of the college is NH-67, Karur - Trichy Highway, Puliyur CF, Karur. Tamil Nadu, 639114. You can also contact them at +91 93450 02630 or email them at

Ques. What was the cut-off TNEA cut-off for 2019?

Ans. The Cut Off was as mentioned below: 
Course General Category
Electronics & Communication Engineering 4986-9075
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 7394

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Ques. What is the intake capacity for the B.E programs?

Ans. The intake capacity is as follows: 
Course Intake
Electronics & Communication Engineering 60
Electrical & electronics engineering 60
Computer Science & Engineering 60
Mechanical 120
Civil 60

Ques. Are there any reservations for seats?

Ans. Yes, the reservation categories are mentioned below: 
Category Reservations (%)
Open competition 31
Backward class 26.5
Backward Muslim class 3.50
Most backward class & Denotified communities 20
Scheduled caste 15
Scheduled caste (arunthathiyars) 3
Scheduled tribe 1

Ques. What are the important dates to keep in mind?

Ans. The important examination dates to keep in mind include: 
Event Date
Registration Start Date for BE 03 May - 30 May 2020
Registration Start Date for ME/MBA 02 Apr 2020
Entrance Date 19 May 2020