Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology (KCET) is situated in Virudhunagar in Tamil Nadu. KCET was founded in the year of 1998. The college offers both UG and PG engineering courses. The college campus extends to an area of about 47.92 acres. KCET is affiliated to Anna University Chennai and got its approval from the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). KCET recently attained the state of autonomous from 2019 to 2029.

KCET Virudhunagar Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1998 | Private
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Anna University of Chennai
Application Mode Online
Admission Criteria TNEA Counselling
Campus Area 47.92 Acres
Facilities Available Library, Edusat Program, Wi-Fi, Bank & ATM, Transport
Official Website www.kamarajengg.edu.in

KCET Virudhunagar Courses

KCET offers UG courses like B.E. and B.Tech. with 7 and 5 specializations respectively. Similarly, it offers PG courses like M.E. and M.Tech. with 4 and 2 specializations correspondingly. All the specializations are described along with the course duration and eligibility details in the following table.

Course Specializations Details
B.E. Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Eligibility: Pass in 12th from a recognized board of education.
Duration: 4 years
B.Tech. Polymer Technology, Information Technology, Bio-Technology, Artificial Intelligence, and Data Science
M.E. Structural Engineering, Communication, and Networking, Power Systems Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering,  Eligibility: Graduation in B.E. from a relevant stream.
Duration: 2 years
M.Tech. Polymer Science & Engineering, Biotechnology
Ph.D. Polymer Technology, Biotechnology, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Eligibility: Graduation in PG degree from a relevant stream.
Duration: 3 - 6 years

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KCET Virudhunagar Admission

B.E./B.Tech. admissions to Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology are made through the TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions) counseling which allots engineering seats to the students based on the merit list. 

Course Entrance Test
B.E./B.Tech. TNEA
M.E., M.Tech. TANCET

How to Apply?

  • The merit list is prepared by the Directorate of Technical Education, Tamil Nadu depending upon the cut off marks scored by the students in 12th examinations. 
  • The cut off is calculated based on their marks in subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. 
  • Then M.E./M.Tech. admissions are carried out through the marks scored by the applicants in the TANCET (Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test) examination.

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KCET Virudhunagar Placement

Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology has a Training Development & Placement (TDP) Cell which strives hard for improving the students’ professional and communicative skills, thus helping them to get placed in a good organization. It devises systematic and structural planning for training students from the first year until the final year. TDP cell consists of Student Placement Coordinators (SPCs), who take care of the placement related activities. Many leading companies like Zoho, Infosys Technologies, Cognizant, Wipro, TCS, Hexaware Technologies, HCL, Justdial, Neeyamo Technologies, etc visit the college for the placements regularly. The highest package offered to the students is 4.6 LPA and the average package of all the students is 2.05 LPA.

KCET Virudhunagar Placement

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KCET Virudhunagar Scholarship

Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology facilitates needy students to get scholarships. They facilitate in government-provided scholarships, fee waivers for those from the EWS category. They also provide scholarships from the college institution funds. Scholarships are also provided to the meritorious students. In the academic year for 2018-19, 1045 students received a full tuition fee waiver from the government scholarship, while 13 students received a full tuition fee waiver from the college scholarship.

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KCET Virudhunagar Facility

The key facilities of KCET are listed below.

  • Library: A central library is present with an area of about 1981.08 sq.m. and is capable of accommodating 500 persons at a time. Students can get access to various Collection of Books, National and International Journals, CD-ROMs, Online Journals, Question banks, Project Reports, etc.
  • Edusat Program: An agreement has been signed with Anna University Chennai for the Edusat Program. The program telecasts the live lectures by the Guest Lecturers from AU Chennai.
  • Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi facility is available across the entire college campus which is free for students and staff. Uninterrupted and high-speed internet connectivity of 45 Mbps can be used by the students for their education, projects and to improve their knowledge.
  • Bank & ATM: A small extension of Tamilnadu Mercantile Bank is functioning on the campus from 2001, where the students can pay all their fees through the bank counter. Further, a separate ATM counter is also functioning for meeting the urgent requirements of the students.
  • Transport: Around 30 buses are present in the college for the purpose of transportation. A transport facility is available for both students and staff. All the buses will pick up students and staff around different regions of Virudhunagar.

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KCET Virudhunagar Faculty

Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology has a total of 142 faculty members among 10 different engineering departments. And out of the total 142 faculty members, 40 of them has a doctoral degree to their name in respective fields. Moreover, separate faculty members are present for teaching UG as well as PG subjects.

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KCET Virudhunagar FAQs

Ques. Whether hostels are available for both boys and girls separately?

Ans. Yes, separate blocks are present for both boys and girls within the campus itself.

Ques. Whether scholarships are provided for the students at KCET Virudhnagar?

Ans. Government scholarships can be availed by the students depending upon the community they belong to. In addition to it, students who are the first graduates in their family can apply for the first graduate concession provided by the Anna University Chennai to its affiliated colleges which grant 50% concession in tuition fees.

Ques. What is the TNEA cut off for the course of B.E. Computer Science and Engineering?

Ans. The TNEA cut off for B.E Computer Science and Engineering course in the year of 2019 is 5153 for the general category.

Ques. Is the canteen facility available at KCET Virudhunagar?

Ans. Yes, KCET has a huge & spacious canteen for accommodating students as well as the faculty members. A tuckshop is also attached to the canteen where the students can buy the snacks.

Ques. What are the extra-curricular activities available?

Ans. KCET gives importance to extracurricular activities like Youth Red Cross (YRC), Red Ribbon Club (RRC), National Service Scheme (NSS) and National Cadet Corps (NCC).