Founded in 1984, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil is recognised by UGC and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation. It has been accredited with “A” Grade by NAAC. The university offers 13 undergraduate and 25 postgraduate courses in engineering besides MBA, MCA and MSc courses. The university aims to produce technically competent and socially committed technocrats and administrators through quality education and research.
The 320 acre campus of Kalasalingam University is wi-fi enabled and hosts spacious classrooms, a centralized fully air-conditioned library with thousands of volumes of both text books and journals and e-learning facilities and a video-conferencing hall, and well-equipped laboratories in every branch of learning. Other facilities includes multi-cuisine food courts, post office, photocopying centres, beauty parlours separate for men and women, departmental stores, courier service points, public telephone booths, tailoring units, and readymade shops. Sports facilities includes indoor stadium for games such as shuttle, carom, chess and table tennis.
The university offers Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) and Master of Technology (M.TECH.) degrees in the following fields: Automobile Engineering Biotechnology Chemical Engineering Civil Engineering Computer Science and Engineering Electronics and Communication Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Information and Communication Technology Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering Information Technology Manufacturing Engineering Mechanical Engineering Food Engineering For more details please refer http://kalasalingam.ac.in/site/22122-2/ Extracurricular activities- The university offers its students ample opportunities to take part in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and clubs.
Candidates can apply online. Payment can be done online (Netbanking / Credit / Debit card) or through DD in favour of “Kalasalingam University” payable at Rajapalayam. Eligibility for engineering admissions – Undergraduate Candidate should have passed higher secondary (+2 / intermediate) of state board, cbse, matric and any other board of education recognised by state and central government with an aggregate of 50 percent and above in (Mathematics/Biology), Physics and Chemistry. Candidate appearing for MPC is eligible to apply for all the B.Tech engineering programmes. Candidate appearing for BPC is eligible to apply only for B.Tech. Bio-stream Engineering programmes (B.Tech Biotechnology, B.Tech Food Technology). Eligibility for engineering admissions – Postgraduate Candidate should have scored a minimum of 60 percent marks in the relevant branch of study at undergraduate level. Fees - Fee structure is as follows for resident Indians: B.Tech (Agriculture, Aeronatical, Arch) – Rs. 1,20,000/- B.C.A, B.Sc (CS, IT), B.Com (CA), B.Com (Regular) – Rs. 30000/- B.B.A, B.Com (Professional Accounting) - Rs. 40000/- For more details please refer http://admissions.kalasalingam.ac.in/
The engineering department of the university has been ranked among the top 5 engineering colleges affiliated with Anna University, Tamil Nadu.