Something About Company
Kongu Engineering College (KEC) established in 1984, approved by AICTE, New Delhi, accredited by NAAC for 5 years with the grade of “A” and an autonomous institution affiliated to Anna University Chennai, has completed 37 years of dedicated and excellent service in the field of technical education. The college offers 14 UG, 19 PG and 16 research programmes in Engineering and Applied Sciences. It is one of the best self-financing engineering colleges imparting high quality technical education in Tamil Nadu, India, and is well-known for its technical excellence, modern facilities, record of performance with excellent results and enterprising students. Ranked 1st Position in Tamilnadu and 39th position at all India level by “Outlook” magazine, 3rd Position in Tamilnadu and 32nd Position in private Engineering colleges in India by “The Week” Magazine. Ranked 165th position in private Engineering colleges in India by NIRF ranking. It has an active Industry- Institute Partnership (IIP) Cell to interact with industries. Received Sustainable Institute Industry Partnership Award consecutively for two years (2014 & 2015) from the Institution in Society for Educational and Entrepreneurship Development, Chennai. It has got NBA accreditation for most of the UG programmes and is an ISO certified institution. It has also got the Best Engineering College award and the Best Principal Award from ISTE. It has established a Technology Business Incubator (TBI) supported by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, and won the National Award presented by the President of India on Technology Day in New Delhi. Kongu Engineering College has been awarded as the Most Clean Campus for the Year 2017 by AICTE.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The Electrical and Electronics Engineering department occupies a prominent place in the chronicles of its academic history. The department has been consistently producing illustrious Engineering graduates of high caliber who occupy prestigious positions in the academic and industrial fields. The specialization of the faculty includes Power System Engineering, Power Electronics and drives, Energy Engineering, Applied Electronics, Control Systems, VLSI, Bio-Medical Engineering, Digital Signal Processing, Sensors and Networks, Computer Networks, Instrumentation and Control etc. The department offers four year UG programme in EEE and two year PG programme in Power Electronics and Drives. The department also carrying out many consultancy activities like energy auditing to many industries. EEE Department of Kongu Engineering College has bagged the National level award under the category “Best Industry linked Technical Institute for the Electrical Engineering stream”, on the survey organized jointly by AICTE and CII during June-July 2013, for the year 2012-13. Renewable Energy Research Centre has been established under Department of Science and Technology funded Rs.1 crore to conduct research in renewable energy and provide tangible outcome in the form of product development for the Academic year 2018-19.
ABOUT THE LOCATION
The college is situated at Perundurai on the National Highway (NH 47) about 80 km from Coimbatore and 20 km from Erode.