VSB Engineering College, Karur was ranked 29th in the Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India by Silicon India Magazine. In the 2019 placements, the college has placed a total of 514 students receiving 1144 offers from 47 recruiting companies like Capgemini, Wipro, TCS, IBM, etc. Out of 514 students selected for the job, 315 students got a salary package of INR 3+ LPA. The highest salary package offered in the placement process was INR 10 LPA.

VSBEC is a Technical education institute offering Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Doctoral program(s) in the fields of Technology. Admission to various courses is both merit and entrance-based via exams like JEE, TANCET, and GATE. The cut off for the TANCET exam ranges between 884-9666 for the general category students.

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VSB Engineering College Highlights

Established | Type 2002 | Private
Affiliated to Anna University 
Recognized by AICTE and NBA
Courses offered | Type UG, PG, and Doctoral | Technology
Selection criteria Merit and Entrance-based
Accepted test score JEE Main, TANCET, and GATE
Application Mode | Fee Online and offline | INR 500
Top recruiters Capgemini, Wipro, TCS, IBM, etc.
Facilities Smart classroom, Hostel, Library, Transport, Medical, etc.
Official website | Contact https://www.vsbec.com/ | 9994496212

VSB Engineering College Ranking

  • VSB Engineering College secured 4th rank in the Academic Ranking of Anna University among the 550 Engineering Colleges in Tamilnadu state in April-May 2015 respectively.
  • Rated “AA+” by Careers360 Magazine in the Best Engineering Colleges in India 2016 survey.
  • 23rd Rank in the Top 25 Private Engineering Colleges in India-Survey 2016 conducted by Data Quest Magazine.
  • 29th Rank in Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India – Survey 2016 conducted by Silicon India Magazine.
  • 64th Rank in the Top Engineering Colleges in south zone Survey 2016 conducted by The Week Magazine.

VSB Engineering College Courses

VSBEC offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in the streams of Technology. Given below are the details of all the courses offered at the college:

  • Undergraduate

Course Details
B.E Specializations: Civil, Computer Science, Electronics and Communication, Electrical and Electronics, Mechanical, and Biomedical.
Intake: 60-120
Duration: 4 Years
Eligibility: 10+2 with Science stream
B.Tech Specializations: Information Technology, Chemical, and Biotechnology.
Intake: 60
Duration: 4 Years
Eligibility: 10+2 with Science stream

Lateral entry in the B.E/ B.Tech course requires a pass in 3-year Diploma courses conducted by Tamil Nadu State Board of Technical Education or equivalent recognized by the board.

  • Postgraduate 

Course Details
M.E.(Applied Electronics) Duration: 2 years
Intake: 18
Eligibility: A Pass in B.E/ B.Tech.(EEE/ Electronics and Instrumentation/Instrumentation and Control ) in regular mode.

M.E.(Computer Science Engineering)

Duration: 2 years
Intake: 18
Eligibility: A Pass in B.E/B.Tech.(EEE/ ECE/ Electronics/ IT/ CSE/ I&C/ E&I, Instrumentation) or M.C.A. or M.Sc. 5 years(IT/ Software Engineering/ CS) in regular mode.
M.E.(Power Systems Engineering) Duration: 2 years
Intake: 18
Eligibility: A Pass in B.E/ B.Tech.(EEE/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Instrumentation and Control ) in regular mode.
  • The college also provides a doctoral degree in ECE. 

Note: Admissions are made as per State Government Norms. 65% of seats through Single Window Counselling and 35% of seats are filled through the Consortium of Self-Financing Professional Colleges, Tamil Nadu, as per the norms of Government of Tamil Nadu.

VSB Engineering College Fee Structure

The fee structure of students at VSB Engineering College is divided into two categories. The first category below is for students who get admission via Government Quota and the second category is for Management Quota students.

Tuition Fee- Government Quota

Accredited UG course INR 55,000/- per year
Non-Accredited UG course INR 50,000/- per year
Accredited PG course INR 30,000/- per semester
Non-Accredited PG course INR 25,000/- per semester

Tuition Fee – Management Quota

Accredited UG course INR 87,000/- per year
Non-Accredited UG course INR 85,000/- per year
Accredited PG course INR 30,000/- per semester
Non-Accredited PG course INR 25,000/- per semester

VSB Engineering College Admission

VSBEC provides admission under Government Quota on the basis of JEE Main, GATE and TANCET score. Also, admissions are provided on management quota on the basis of entrance exam conducted by any authorized agency or association.

  • Admission to B.Tech. are conducted on the basis of the JEE Main Score.
  • Admission to B.Tech or B.E Lateral is done on the basis of merit.
  • Admission to M.E courses is given on the basis of TANCET and GATE scores.
  • Admission to Ph.D. is done on the basis of Merit and admission is provided on the basis of TNEA Counselling.

How to apply?

Applicants may apply online as well as offline for the admission. Before applying for the admission, applicants need to register on the official websites of TANCET, JEE Main, GATE or TNEA.

  • To apply online, applicants must visit the official website of the college.
  • To apply offline, applicants must collect the application form from the center.
  • Along with the application form, the applicants are required to pay the application fee and necessary documents.
  • Application Fee is as follows:
    • INR 500 (for General)
    • INR 250 (for SC/ ST).

Documents required at the time of admission are:

  • Admit and Rank Card of Entrance Examination
  • Character, and Migration Certificate
  • Domicile certificate
  • Caste Category certificate
  • Class 10th and 12th Mark Sheets
  • Diploma/ Graduation/ Post Graduation Degree Certificate and Mark Sheet (wherever applicable)

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VSB Engineering College Departments

Given below are all the 10 departments of VSB Engineering College, Karur:

  • Bio-Medical Engineering 
  • Bio-Technology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Science and Humanities

VSB Engineering College Placements

The placement cell of VSB Engineering College interacts with the reputed organizations all over the country and arranges campus interviews for the final year students. The cell organizes seminars, workshops, and corporate expectation sessions and invite industry personnel to make students aware of the work culture and corporate environment. The placement cell helps the students to improve their employability skills through aptitude tests, communication practices, soft skill development, technical and programming training programs. 

The recent placements of the college for the batch 2019-2020 grabbed a total of 528 offers. The maximum offers are from Capgemini, Wipro, TCS, and Cognizant with a salary package ranging between INR 3.5 LPA- INR 4 LPA. Below are some highlights from the recent placements: 

Name of Company No. of Students Placed Package offered
LTI 17 INR 3.50 LPA
NTT  14 INR 3.50 LPA
IBM 9 INR 4.25 LPA
Infosys 5 INR 3.50 LPA
Sony  4 INR 6 LPA
Mind Tree 3 INR 3.50 LPA
Mallow 2 INR 3 LPA
Virtusa 1 INR 4 LPA
Cognizant 220 INR 4.02 LPA
Capgemini 100 INR 3.80 LPA
Wipro 58 INR 3.50 LPA
TCS 55 INR 3.37 LPA
Altran 24 INR 3.60 LPA
HCL 22 INR 3.50 LPA

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VSB Engineering College Faculty

The majority of faculty members at VSBEC are highly educated with a Master’s degree in their relevant fields. Given below are the details of some core faculty members of VSB Engineering College:

  • Dr. V.Nirmalkannan
    • Designation: Professor
    • Qualification: M.E. and Ph.D.,
  • Dr. R.Parthasarathy
    • Designation: Professor
    • Qualification: M.E. and Ph.D.,
  • Dr. G.Satish Pandian
    • Designation: Associate Professor
    • Qualification: M.E. and Ph.D.,
  • Mr. P. Raju
    • Designation: Assistant Professor
    • Qualification: M.E.
  • Mr. G. Vijayand
    • Designation: Assistant Professor
    • Qualification: M.E.
  • Mr. S. Pragash
    • Designation: Assistant Professor
    • Qualification: M.E.
  • Mr. R. Balamurugan
    • Designation: Assistant Professor
    • Qualification: M.E.
  • Mr. N. Kabil Dev
    • Designation: Assistant Professor
    • Qualification: M.E.

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VSB Engineering College Facilities

  • Separate In campus hostel for boys & girls
  • 1 Recreation Room & 1 Multi – gym in each hostel
  • Seating capacity of 1200 persons at a time
  • Equipped with LCD Projectors, Surround Sound systems, etc.
Language Laboratory
  • Equipped with 66 computer systems
  • Availability of software; ‘English Master’ & ‘Globarena’ to improve Technical English and communication skills of students
Wi-Fi Campus The campus is covered with Wi-Fi network of 20Mbps from BSNL & Reliance
Transport The college offers a fleet of 18 buses for carrying staff & students from various point of the city

Extracurricular Activities

  • ISTE Student Chapter – More than 700 students & 177 faculties have availed lifelong membership of ISTE. It was inaugurated in the college and the Principal issued student – membership cards to students.
  • Youth Red Cross Club – A wing of the organization is present in the college. Huge populations of students volunteer to conduct social programs that include Blood Donation Camps, HIV awareness programs, educating people about health & hygiene, etc.