Prathyusha Engineering College (PEC) Thiruvallur is a reputed engineering college and the recipient of 5th Rank in 2017-18 University Results among 497 Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu. The mission of the college is to emerge as a premier Institution in the country by developing centers of excellence in frontier areas of Engineering, Technology and Management”. PEC, Thiruvallur is a self-financed Telugu Minority Institution approved by AICTE, New Delhi, affiliated to Anna University, Chennai accredited by NBA and a recipient of ISO certification. The institute has received NAAC Accreditation with A Grade for its state of the art infrastructure and best in class academic programs.

The college offers undergraduate and postgraduate level programs in its engineering department. Admission is based on national level entrance examinations such as TNEA, TANCET and GATE respectively. The institute currently has a strength of over 2500 including male and female students, as well as a highly qualified and accomplished faculty of over 230 members. 

Prathyusha Engineering College Highlights

Established | Type  2001 | Private
Recognized By AICTE
Accreditation NBA, NAAC ‘A’ Grade
Affiliation Anna University
Campus  45 acres
Official Website
Popular Courses  UG, PG
Entrance Test TNEA, TANCET, GATE
Application Mode Online

Prathyusha Engineering College Courses

Prathyusha Engineering College offers several specializations under its undergraduate and postgraduate level programs. Details for the courses offered by the institute are as follows:

Program Specialization Eligibility
B.E Civil Engineering For TNEA: The candidates must have passed class 12th examination or its equivalent in Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics securing 50% marks (45% for reserved category candidates) to qualify for TNEA Counselling. Additionally, MBC, DNC, SC, SCA and ST candidates are given 10% relaxation. Consortium: The candidates should have passed H.Sc (Academic) or its equivalent in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry or H.Sc (Vocational) in related subjects (vocational theory and practicals together). They must secure 50%, marks (45% for Backward Class candidates and 40% for MBC, DNC, SC, SCA and ST candidates).
Electronics and Communication Engineering 
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
B.Tech Biotechnology Candidate should have passed HSc (Std XII) examination of Higher Secondary Education / Central Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics as compulsory subjects and Allied subjects & Technical vocational as optional subjects. A minimum score is required for PCM together 50% (45% in case of Backward Class, Minimum pass percentage in case of Scheduled Class).
Information Technology
Artificial Intelligence
M.Tech Biotechnology Candidate should have passed the UG program in relevant Engineering and Technology with at least 50% (45% in case of Backward Class, 40% in case of Scheduled Class).
M.E Computer Science and Engineering

Candidate should have passed the UG program in relevant Engineering and Technology with at least 50% (45% in case of Backward Class, 40% in case of Scheduled Class).

Power Electronics and Drives 
Structural Engineering
Communication Engineering

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Prathyusha Engineering College Cutoff

Tabulated below is the previous TNEA cutoff for admission to B.Tech at Prathyusha Engineering College:

Course Cutoff
B.Tech in Biotechnology  18025-24778
B.Tech in Computer Science and Engineering 26122-26122

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Prathyusha Engineering College Scholarship

  • Prathyusha Merit Scholarship Award for above 95% in Higher Secondary Examination.
  • Sri Sivaramaya Academic Merit Scholarship Award every year for students scoring a CGPA of over 8.5 in University Examinations.
  • Support to avail several Government Scholarships for Eligible students.

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Prathyusha Engineering College Placement

Apart from giving quality education, PEC Thirvallur also gives vast job opportunities to placement interested candidates of the college. The Training and Placement Department work for all the placement and internship programs related affairs in the well-being of the students. The Department organizes classes from third semester onwards, on the topics of communication skills, quantitative aptitude and computer programing and languages. In addition to that, the department also invites external experts to enable them in enhancing their skills and capabilities. Last year, the institute saw a very successful placement season with the highest offered package reaching 10 LPA, and an overall average salary of INR 3 LPA. 

Some of the prominent companies which frequently visit the recruiting sessions of the PEC Thiruvallur Placement are Anglor Eastern Ship Management, IBM India Pvt Ltd, Cognizant Tech Solutions, HTC GLobal Services India Pvt Ltd, Tech Mahindra, Aegis Solutions, Zifo Technologies and many more.
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Prathyusha Engineering College Faculty 

Prathyusha Engineering College has a large and diverse faculty of 234 members, out of which many are Ph.D. holders in their respective fields. The faculty at the institute is highly qualified and have attended some of the most reputed universities in India and abroad. All members are very interactive and cooperative with the students, and always stay available to students even outside of the classroom or lectures. The faculty includes the Dean, professors, assistant professors, associate professors, lecturers and other members. 

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Prathyusha Engineering College Facilities

Being prestigious and well-reputed among engineering institutes in India, Prathyusha Engineering College offers several facilities and provisions to its students across all aspects. Details for college facilities are as follows: 

  • Library: There are over 60,000 volumes in 13,057 titles available in the library’s stock. Journals, e-books, magazines and other reading materials are also available for research and academic purposes.
  • Hostel: There are accommodation facilities for both boys and girl students in the shape of hostels with twin sharing capacity. The capacity of the girls hostel is 250 while for boys is 500. The hostels in fully equipped with in-house gym, Recreation hall for viewing TV programs, internet browsing and indoor games in a separate building within the campus.
  • Prakrithi-It is the 6th national level symposium conducted by the department of electronics and communication at PITAM.
  • Opifex-It is a one day National Level Technical Symposium organized by the Biotech Department of PITAM.

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Prathyusha Engineering College FAQs

Ques. How good is Prathyusha Engineering College?

Ans. Prathyusha Engineering College offers several programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The college has a very qualified and accomplished faculty of about 250 members who are very experienced and hold expertise in their fields. The college offers several facilities such as health care, sports grounds, indoor games etc. The separate hostel provisions for male and female students feature uninterrupted water and electricity supply. Hostels have got separate wi-fi connections for providing internet facilities to students 24x7. Newspapers and magazines are put up in the common rooms. The institute also has a well-stocked library with over 60,000 books. 

Ques. How are the placements at Prathyusha Engineering College?

Ans. Prathyusha Engineering College has a dedicated Training and Placement cell that assists students in becoming professionally trained and receiving placement opportunities from all over the country and abroad. In the academic session of 2018-2019, over 450 students from the 4-year undergraduate programs were recruited by some of the most reputed companies. Prathyusha Engineering College recruiters include esteemed organizations and tech giants such as  IBM India Pvt Ltd, Cognizant Tech Solutions, HTC Global Services India Pvt Ltd, Tech Mahindra, Aegis Solutions and several others. The median salary was an annual CTC of INR 3.25 LPA.

Ques. How to apply for admission at Prathyusha Engineering College?

Ans. Eligible candidates must first apply online to receive the application. Once the application is received, PEC will send the SMS status of the application based on PCM marks out of 200. For this, they convert marks in Mathematics out of 100 and combined marks in Physics & Chemistry out of 100. Once the candidate gets acceptance to join the institution, he or she will need to pay INR 25,000 to reserve the seat. The candidate will also be required to get all their original documents verified before the confirmation of admissions. If the candidate has submitted their original certificates/documents in an Institution then they need to get a bonafide letter from Head of Institution to that effect.