Knowledge Institute of Technology (KIOT), Salem is awarded ‘Best Upcoming Engineering College’ in Tamil Nadu in Sustainable Institute Industry Partnership Award by Society for Educational and Entrepreneurship Development (SEED) and ‘Best Performing Institution for Innovation of Engineering & Technology IET’ by Recruitment Analysis Council. The institute has a record of providing more than 90% placement every year and international placement with a salary package worth INR 18.5 lakhs per annum.
KIOT Salem offers undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in the discipline of Engineering and Technology. Admissions are done on the basis of merit and cutoff criteria. The other institute under KIOT is as follows:
Knowledge Institute of Technology Highlights
|Established | Institute Type||2009 | Private|
|Accredited by||NAAC & NBA|
|Affiliated to||Anna University, Chennai|
|Entrance Exam||State: TNEA/ TANCA|
|Courses Offered||UG, PG & Ph.D|
|Top Recruiters||Cognizant, Infosys, TATA Consultancy Services, Tech Mahindra, Hexaware, Wipro, HCL, Aspire|
|Campus Area||16 acres|
|Facilities Available||Library, Hostel, Sports, Medical Centre, Labs, etc|
|Admission Helpdesk||+91 98947 01234|
|Location||KIOT-Campus, NH47, Kakapalayam,
Salem, Tamilnadu - 637504 India
Knowledge Institute of Technology Awards and Ranking
- Awarded ‘Center of Excellence Award’ for Implementing Cambridge English Exams through Cambridge English Language Assessment.
- Best Rotaract Club Award at National Level.
- Awarded ‘Best Practice in Higher Education’ in Tamil Nadu by ICT academy at India Convergence Summit, Chennai.
- Ranked 6th in Top Engineering Colleges of Excellence by Competition Success.
- Ranked among the Top 3 Colleges across India in AICTE-CII Survey of Industry Linked Technical Institutes in the category of Emerging Engineering College.
- Ranked amongst the Top - 50 Performing College across India in IBM The Great Mind Challenge.
- Top 3 at National Level in Industry Institute Interaction by AICTE CII Survey.
- Best Principal Award, Best HOD Award, Best Administrator Award, Best Researcher Award & Women Faculty Awards at National Level from ISTE, CSI etc.
- Best Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) Award
- 40+ Students’ Awards Every Year
- Man of the Match Award for Best Placements from Virtusa
- Best IEEE Chapter Award from 2014 to 2020
Knowledge Institute of Technology Course
KIOT Salem offers UG, PG & Ph.D. in the discipline of Engineering and Technology. Tabulated below are the details for same:
|B.E||Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering||
|B.Tech||Information Technology, Computer Science & Business Systems|
|M.E||Industrial Safety Engineering, VLSI Design, Computer Science & Engineering, Embedded System Technologies||
|Electronics & Communication Engineering|
Check: KIOT Salem Courses and Fees
Knowledge Institute of Technology Admission
Admission is done on the basis of merit and marks obtained in entrance exams.
How to apply?
- Applicants need to apply online for the admission.
- Students can obtain the application form from the official website of the institute.
- Take a print out of the duly filled application form and submit the same along with the application fee to the Director of Admissions, Anna University or to the Principal of the College.
- Keep a copy of the form for future reference.
|Course||Entrance Test||Read more|
|B.E/ B.Tech||TNEA||Click here|
|Ph.D||Entrance Test + Interview||-|
Check: KIOT Salem Admission
Knowledge Institute of Technology Placement
KIOT Salem has a placement cell which is professionally managed and contributes to organizing campus interviews, where the student gets the choice of opting for the job or organization of their own choice. The institute provides proper training, guidance and counseling on how to prepare for a resume, develop divergent thinking, crack interview, communication skills, group discussions and all other skills. Students are trained for interviews by taking mock interviews for practice. The institute has a record of providing more than 90% on-campus recruitment every year.
Placement Record of 2020 Batch
|No. of Offers||534|
|No. of Dual Offers||85|
|No. of Companies||81|
|No. of Students Placed||455|
|Average Salary (INR)||3.02 LPA|
|Highest Salary (INR)||18.50 LPA|
|Top Recruiters||Cognizant, Infosys, TATA Consultancy Services, Tech Mahindra, Hexaware, Wipro, HCL, Aspire, ZOHO, VVDN, Hirotec, Exotic, Quest, Virtusa|
Check: KIOT Salem Placement
Knowledge Institute of Technology Facilities
KIOT has a state of the art infrastructure along with the following facilities:
- Media Center
- ICT Enabled Classroom
- Smart Classroom
- Internet & Computing Facilities
- Learning Management System
- Sports & Games
- Hostel Accommodation
Knowledge Institute of Technology Faculty
KIOT Salem has a large and diverse faculty of highly qualified and experienced faculty members. The faculty is known for its leadership in education. They are the most distinguished scholars, who constantly do research in their respective fields. The faculty includes the Principal, HOD, Assistant Professors.
The institute has a team of highly qualified faculty members, the majority of them have a long teaching experience and are associated with the institution for many years.
Check: KIOT Salem Faculty
Knowledge Institute of Technology FAQs
Ques. Does the institute provide scholarships?
Ans. Yes, the institute provides scholarships on the basis of various forms. To know more, click here
Ques. What is the intake capacity for admission?
Ans. The following is the intake capacity for admission:
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||120|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering||120|
|Computer Science and Engineering||120|
|M.E.||Industrial Safety Engineering||24|
|Computer Science and Engineering||18|
|Embedded Systems Technologies||18|
Ques. I have done my B.Tech from Distance Education. Am I eligible to apply for the M.E entrance test?
Ans. Candidates with B.E/ B.Tech degrees obtained through Distance Mode/ Weekend Courses are not eligible for TANCA Counseling.
Ques. What is the weightage criteria for reservation?
Ans. The weightage criteria for reservation are tabulated below:
|Category||Reservation of Seats|
|Open Competition (OC)||31%|
|Backward Class (BC)||26.5%|
|Backward Class – Muslim (BCM)||3.5%|
|Most Backward Class & Denotified Communities (MBC & DNC)||20%|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Caste - Arunthathiyars (SCA)||3%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||1%|
Ques. How is the placement of KIOT Salem?
Ans. The institute has an excellent placement record of providing more than 90% placement every year. More than 534 students got placed in 2019-2020. Some of the details are tabulated below:
|Name of the Company||Number of Students Selected|
|Paragon Digital Services||48|