Best Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Top 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200 Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu lies in the southernmost part of the Indian Peninsula.  Tamil Nadu is a hub of engineering students and has a multitude of Best Engineering Colleges in the state. These colleges include 1 IIT at Chennai, 2 NITs at Tiruchirapulli and Puducherry, 1 IIIT at Kancheepuram, 15 deemed universities and 60 state universities and colleges.

The IIT-Madras, NIT-Tirchy and NIT-Puducherry are the Best Engineering Colleges in the state of Tamil Nadu. Also IIIT D&M at Kancheepuram is counted amongst the Best Engineering Colleges of India.

The Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham at Coimbatore, Vellore Institute of Technology at Vellore, Bharath University at Chennai,  Satyabhama Engg College at Chennai, Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science at Chennai and Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Higher Education at Virudhunagar are some of the Top Engineering Colleges that come under the category of Deemed University or Central University.

The College of Engineering, Anna University at Chennai, PSG College of Technology at Coimbatore, Coimbatore Institute of Technology at Coimbatore, Govt. College of Engineering at Coimbatore, St. Jospeh's College of Engineering at Chennai, Annamalai University at Annamalainagar, RMK College of Engineering & Technology at Chennai, Sri Sai Ram Engineering College at Chennai and Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College and Coimbatore are few of the Top Engineering Colleges that are either affiliated by the state university or are affiliated to other colleges.

Following this overall description of the various colleges in the Uttar Pradesh region, we have created and compiled a list of the Best Engineering Colleges of the region. The following list shows the Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu region along with rankings at both - state and national level. The table that follows this list is a key to understand these rankings in a better way.


  1. IIT-Madras, Chennai
  2. NIT-Tiruchirappalli, Tirchy
  3. National Institute of Technology, Puducherry
  4. IIIT D&M, Kancheepuram

Deemed Universities/Central Universities

  1. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore
  2. Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore
  3. Bharath University, Chennai
  4. Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, Chennai
  5. Karunya University, Coimbatore
  6. SASTRA, Thanjavur
  7. SRM Engineering College, SRM University Kattankulathur
  8. Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science & Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore
  9. B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai
  10. Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Vishwa Mahavidyalaya, Kancheepuram
  11. St. Peter Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai
  12. Satyabhama Engg College, Chennai
  13. Vel Tech Rangrajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science & Technology, Chennai
  14. Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Higher Education, Virudhunagar
  15. Vel's Institute of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies (VISTAS), Chennai

State Universities/Affiliated Colleges

  1. College of Engineering, Anna University, Chennai
  2. PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
  3. Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
  4. Govt. College of Engineering, Coimbatore
  5. Mepco Schlenk Engg. College, Virudhunagar
  6. Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
  7. Easwari Engineering College, Chennai
  8. K.S.Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode
  9. Sona College of Technology, Salem
  10. Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Kalavakkam
  11. St. Jospeh's College of Engineering, Chennai
  12. Velammal Engineering College, Maduravoyal
  13. Annamalai University, Annamalainagar
  14. Arunai Engineering College, Tiruvannamalai
  15. Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Erode
  16. Dr. Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology, Pollachi
  17. Government College of Engineering, Salem
  18. Kongu Engineering College, Erode
  19. K.L.N.College of Engineering, Pottapalayam
  20. Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
  21. Nandha Engineering College, Erode
  22. Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai
  23. PSNA College of Engineering & Technology, Dindigul
  24. Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Thandalam
  25. RMK College of Engineering & Technology, Chennai
  26. Sethu Institute of Technology, Kariapatti
  27. Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore'
  28. V.S.B. Engineering College, Karur
  29. Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Hosur
  30. Jerusalem College of Engineering, Chennai
  31. KCG College of Technology, Chennai
  32. Mookambigai College of Engineering, Keeranur
  33. National Engineering College Kovilpatti
  34. RMD Engineering College, Chennai
  35. R.M.K. Engineering College, Kavaraipettai
  36. Saranathan College of Engineering, Tiruchirapalli
  37. Sri Sai Ram Engineering College, Chennai
  38. Tagore Engineering College, Chennai Chennai
  39. VLB Janakiammal College of Engineering & Technology, Kovaipudur
  40. Anand Institute of Higher Technology, Chennai
  41. Cape Institute of Technology, Levingipuram
  42. Dhanalakshmi College of Engineering, Chennai
  43. Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Perundurai
  44. Hindustan College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
  45. Hindustan College of Engineering, Kancheepuram
  46. Institute of Road and Transport Technology, Erode
  47. J.J. College of Engineering and Technology, Trichy
  48. Jaya Engineering College, Chennai
  49. K.L.N. College of Information Technology, Pottapalayam
  50. Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai
  51. Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore
  52. M Kumaraswamy College of Engineering, Karur
  53. Misrimal Navajee Munoth Jain Engineering College, Chennai
  54. Park College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
  55. Raja College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai
  56. Sri Ramanujar Engineering College, Chennai
  57. Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore
  58. Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Pennalur
  59. Tamil Nadu Engineering College, Coimbatore
  60. Valliammai Engineering College, Kattankulathur
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