Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT), Coimbatore
Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT), Coimbatore is an Engineering College started in 1984 under the auspices of Ramanandha Adigalar Foundation, a charitable educational trust of Sakthi Group. It is situated in a sprawling campus of 150 acres in the IT corridor of Coimbatore which in many ways was a front runner in the eco system.
The able guidance and patronage of Arutselvar Dr. N.Mahalingam, Founder, Sakthi Group along with the efficient administration of Dr.B.K.Krishnaraj Vanavarayar, Chairman, the resourcefulness of Sri. M.Balasubramaniam, Correspondent and the foresightedness of Sri. Shankar Vanavarayar, Joint Correspondent have equipped the college with excellent facilities such as spacious classrooms, seminar halls, well-equipped laboratories, excellent sporting amenities, dedicated high-speed internet connectivity (broadband) and well-qualified faculty. Five Academic Blocks house the different departments. The administrative building, “Dr.Mahalingam Vigyan Bhavan” is an architectural beauty and a land mark in Coimbatore.
Currently the college, as an autonomous institution affiliated to the Anna University,offers 13 under-graduate (B.E., B.Tech.) and 14 post-graduate (M.E., M.Tech., MCA, MBA) programs of study. All the above courses have the approval of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and all the eligible UG programs have also been accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA). In addition, KCT has also been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of the University Grants Commission (UGC). 9 of the 15 academic departments have been recognized as research centers permitting research leading to Ph.D. degree by Anna University.
The value of the education and training imparted by the college is highlighted by the interest shown by leading companies for on-campus recruitments.Our alumni have done us proud by proving their worth in their chosen field of work.
- Acad. Zone
- AV Lab
- Boys Hostel
- Comp. Lab
- Medical Fac.
- Cls. Room
- Seminar Hall
The Placement Cell of KCT plays a vital role by being a platform for Corporates and Young graduates to interact for mutual benefit. Services are provided throughout the year to prepare students and help those secure placements. The number of students placed through campus placement programs is on the rise every year.
Awards and Rankings
- Shravan. S (12BEC141), Sundar S (12BEC160), Shrinath K (12BEC144) of final year ECE won a cash price of 50,000/- (II place) for the project titled “Tennis Tutor” in the Annual Graphical System Design Contest NIYANTRA 2015 conducted by National Instruments India during October 2015.
- Shravan. S(12BEC141), Sundar S (12BEC160), Shrinath K (12BEC144) of final year ECE won a cash price of 7,500/- (II place) for the project titled “Smart card for Bus Transportation” from the Honourable Chief Minister’s Award for Excellence in e-governance 2015 – 16, by the Govt. of Tamilnadu during November 2015.
- Abinaya. S (14BEC007), Arul Prasanth (14BEC019) and Arun Kumar T (14BEC211) participated in the final round of Mitsubishi Electric Cup – A National Level Automation competition held at Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, Bibwewadi, Pune in the month of March 2016.
- Ms. P. Pavithra was awarded “Young women achiever award in the field of Communication and Network Engineering” from Venus International Foundation during March 2016.
- R. Karthikeyan bagged the Engal Aasan award from the Management on the account of Teachers day Celebration on September 2016.
- A. Vasuki was awarded the Best Faculty by cognizant Technology Solutions Ltd. In the year 2014.
- R. Karthikeyan bagged the Best Placement Coordinator award from the Management on the account of Teachers day Celebration on September 2014.
- S. Raghav Menon has been deputed for Post Doctoral Fellowship at South Africa for a period of one year.
- A. Kumaresan was deputed to take up Summer Faculty Research Fellowship Programme, IIT Delhi for a period of two months (18. 05. 2015 to 16. 07. 2015)
- S. Karthik has been deputed to take up Faculty Internship on Microelectronics at IIT Madras for a period of one month (19. 05. 2016 to 18. 06. 2016).
- 15 faculty members completed online certification courses conducted by various National / International universities
Contact Details of Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
Address:Chinnavedampatti, Saravanampatty, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641049 India