Alagappa College of Technology (ACT), Chennai is a higher educational institute founded in 1944. It is affiliated to Anna University and is approved by AICTE. The college offers B.Tech at the UG level, M.Tech. at the PG level and Ph.D. at the doctoral level. It has qualified faculties to provide quality education in the field of Engineering, Technology & Allied Sciences
ACT Chennai Highlights
|Established | Institute type||1944 | Public|
|Courses offered||UG, PG & Doctoral|
|Entrance exam||TNEA, TANCET, GATE|
ACT Chennai Courses
Alagappa College of Technology offers B.Tech, M.Tech & Ph.D. across various streams. Details of the courses are tabulated below:
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ACT Chennai Admission
The admissions to the UG and PG courses at Alagappa College of Technology are entrance-based. The selection criteria for the courses are mentioned below:
- UG Admission: Admission to B.Tech. courses are purely based on marks obtained in the Higher secondary examination. The admission is done through a single-window system conducted by Anna University. Candidates need to register for TNEA. Merit lists/Ranks are prepared on the basis of 10+2 marks and then counselling is conducted based upon the ranking.
- PG Admission: Candidates must have a valid GATE score or a recent TANCET score. Ranks Lists will be released based upon the GATE/TANCET score. Then counselling is done based upon this ranking.
ACT Chennai Placement
The Alagappa College of Technology has a common training and placement cell which invites companies from the various sectors to recruit the students. Students are also trained and skilled through various job-oriented programs. Some of the Recruiters are Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, Indian Oil Corporation, Larsen & Toubro, Accenture, Amazon, Wipro, HCL, Facebook, Tech Mahindra, TCS, Cognizant, Google, & many more
- Highest Salary Package: INR 6 LPA
- Average Salary Package: INR 2 LPA
- Lowest Salary Package: INR 1.5 LPA
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ACT Chennai Scholarships
The Alagappa College of Technology provides various scholarships/Stipend to students based on their parental income through different schemes like National scholarship schemes, State level schemes, etc. The scholarships are based upon different eligibility criteria. Some of the scholarships are listed below:
- Community Scholarship
- Alumni Trust Scholarship
- Hostel Loan Scholarship
- NSP Scholarships
- First Graduate Concession
- Student Welfare Endowment Award
- Gandhi Memorial Award
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ACT Chennai Facilities
As a constituent part of Anna University, all university campus facilities are part of it. Here are some of the facilities detailed below:
- Central Library- The Institute library is located in the center and has a collection of 2000 volumes of textbooks (technical) and several research publications.40 journals specialized in the field of Biotechnology are also available.
- Extracurricular space- Separate spaces have been allocated to the extracurricular activities including sports: Tennis court, Basketball courts, Badminton court, Football field, and Volleyball, etc.
- Hostel- In campus Boys and Girls both hostels are available.
- Laboratories- Bioprocess Lab, Immunology Lab, Animal Cell Culture Lab etc. are available in the institute.
- Other facilities- Auditorium, Canteen, Bank & ATM, Post office, Computer lab, Computer centre.
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