Dhanlakshmi College of Engineering, Chennai was started under the aegis of Dhanlakshmi Education Trust in the academic year 2001-2002.  College has grown into distinguished center for engineering and technological studies. Institute strives to provide student quality technical education that moulds him into a good professional engineer.

  • College is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and is approved by AICTE
  • Four programmes are NBA accredited and ISO 9001:2008 certified
  • College secured 7th rank in university examination
  • College also ranked 8th in terms of Infrastructure and facilities in Tamil Nadu


  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Department of Information Technology
  • Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Business Administration
  • Department of Computer Application
  • Department of Science and Humanities

Placements: Below are the year wise placements details of college:


No. of students Placed







Extracurricular activities:

  • Sports
  • Music
  • Cultural Club
  • Humour Club
  • Maths Club
  • Association of Information Technology
  • Association of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Association of Computer Science and Technology
  • SAHA


Library: college has good resourced library with the stock of 20,000 volumes of books on 4800 titles. Library also subscribes various national and international journals and magazines. Students can also access huge collection of e-journals and technical papers.

Hostels: The college has separate hostels for both boys and girls. Each room has individual cots, tables, chairs for inmates. Hostlers are provided easy access to library and computer facilities in leisure hours.

Seminar Halls:  Each department has its own seminar hall with quality audio system and LCD projectors. Each hall has seating capacity of 150 students.

Auditorium: College has fully air conditioned and well furnished auditorium for conducting various events. The auditorium has seating capacity of 350.

Festivals and Events:

  • College Day
  • Sports Day