Year:
Tamil Nadu
Rating College Name
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Indian Institute of Technology Madras
  • NIRF Rank: 1
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National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli
  • NIRF Rank: 10
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Alagappa College of Technology, Chennai
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Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore
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Anna University, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 9
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Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Erode
  • NIRF Rank: 98
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Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai
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Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 68
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Government College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 90
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Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 95
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Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kancheepuram
  • NIRF Rank: 197
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Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Virudhunagar
  • NIRF Rank: 61
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Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 72
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Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 77
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Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai
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PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 44
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SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 36
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Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 47
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Shanmugha Arts Science Technology Research and Academy, Thanjavur
  • NIRF Rank: 38
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Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 97
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Sri Sai Ram Engineering College, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 123
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Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, Kalavakkam
  • NIRF Rank: 37
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Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
  • NIRF Rank: 56
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Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore
  • NIRF Rank: 18
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BS Abdur Rahman Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 131
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Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 196
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Easwari Engineering College, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 200
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Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Thudupathi
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Government College of Engineering, Bargur
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Government College of Engineering, Salem
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Indian Institute of Information Technology Tiruchirappalli
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K Ramakrishnan College of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
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KS Rangasamy College of Technology, Tiruchengode
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KSR College of Engineering, Tiruchengode
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Karpagam College of Engineering, Coimbatore
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Kongu Engineering College, Erode
  • NIRF Rank: 99
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M Kumarasamy College of Engineering, Karur
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Meenakshi Sundararajan Engineering College, Chennai
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Mepco Schlenk Engineering College, Sivakasi
  • NIRF Rank: 88
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PSNA College of Engineering and Technology, Dindigul
  • NIRF Rank: 150
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RMD Engineering College, Thiruvallur
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RMK Engineering College, Thiruvallur
  • NIRF Rank: 157
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Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 139
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SNS College of Technology, Coimbatore
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Saveetha School of Engineering, Chennai
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Sona College of Technology, Salem
  • NIRF Rank: 101
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Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore
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Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 138
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Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
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Sri Sai Ram Institute of Technology, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 194
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Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering, Sriperumbudur
  • NIRF Rank: 143
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St Joseph's College of Engineering, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 128
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Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr Sagunthala R and D Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 86
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Vel's Institute of Science Technology and Advanced Studies, Chennai
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Vivekanandha College of Engineering for Women, Tiruchengode
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Anand Institute of Higher Technology, Chennai
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Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar
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Dr Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology, Pollachi
  • NIRF Rank: 184
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EGS Pillay Engineering College, Nagapattinam
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Francis Xavier Engineering College, Tirunelveli
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Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
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K Ramakrishnan College of Engineering, Tiruchirappalli
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KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
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Kamaraj College of Engineering and Technology, Virudhunagar
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Mahendra Engineering College, Namakkal
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Nandha Engineering College, Erode
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National Engineering College, Kovilpatti
  • NIRF Rank: 166
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Noorul Islam Centre For Higher Education, Kanyakumari
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PA College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
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Paavai Engineering College, Pachal
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Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai
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Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology, Thanjavur
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SA Engineering College, Chennai
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Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 124
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Sengunthar Engineering College, Tiruchengode
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Sri Krishna College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 145
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Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 108
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VSB Engineering College, Karur
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Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr Rangarajan Dr Sakunthala Engineering College, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 189
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Velalar College of Engineering and Technology, Erode
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Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai
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Velammal Engineering College, Chennai

Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu has an outstanding record in providing quality education in the field of engineering and higher education. The state has more than 500 engineering colleges, and their calibre is well verified by the fact that IIT Madras holds 1st rank in the latest NIRF ranking of Government of India along with 3 other colleges that are ranked first 20 of NIRF 2019. Students dreaming of a career in engineering can take confidence from these facts and pursue their higher education from the top engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu. The state has very well-known engineering colleges of state-govt sponsored, central govt sponsored and private-owned. IIT Madras, Anna University Chennai, NIT Tiruchirapalli, Vellore Institute of Technology and SRM Institute of Science and Technology are some of the finest engineering institutions in Tamilnadu. These colleges are known not only for the quality education but also for the research and development projects undertaken by them every year.

Admission in Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

There are different ways to get a seat in top engineering colleges of Tamil Nadu. Students can appear in JEE Main and after qualifying, they can pursue B.tech from any engineering college that accepts the JEE Mains score. If the qualifying students appear in JEE advanced, then there is a chance to get into the prestigious IIT Madras.

The other option is to appear in TNEA Counselling conducted by Anna University under the aegis of Tamil Nadu Government. TNEA provides admissions at undergraduate level on the basis of Class 12marks. For higher studies in Engineering, one will have to clear either GATE or TANCET at state level.

Most Popular branches in Engineering

Placement record of Top Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Placement record of engineering colleges is something that every student love to see before anything. Top engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu provide some of the finest record when it comes to placement. These colleges are well equipped with the placement procedure. For example, in 2018, IIT Madras saw more than 200 companies visiting the campus and 85 percentage student at B.tech level getting selected.

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