Top Engineering Colleges in Chennai 2018

Previously known as Madras, Chennai is located on the Coromandel Coast and is the capital city of Tamil Nadu. The city is the largest educational, economic and cultural center in South India region, and hence it is home to a number of the best engineering colleges in India. With English as the main medium of instruction, students from many states come to Chennai to pursue their higher education. In this article, we have provided a list of Top Engineering Colleges in Chennai 2018.

List of Engineering Colleges

At, we compiled a comprehensive list of top engineering colleges in Chennai 2018. This list comprises several top engineering colleges like the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Anna University of Technology, Madras Institute of Technology, etc.

How we have rated the Institutions

In our list, we have rated the colleges and institutions based on various factors such as placement records, national importance, college infrastructure and facilities, student’s preferences, quality education,, and many others.

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Admission Procedure

The state-level TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions) regulated by Anna University is used for providing admission to students in BTech courses in the state of Tamil Nadu. The JEE Main 2019 examination is also used for admission to engineering courses. The SRMJEE 2019 examination is also used for BTech courses at SRM University. MTech courses require applicants to take the GATE examination, organized by IIT Roorkee, for admissions.

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Top Engineering Specializations

Various colleges & institutions of Chennai offer engineering courses in various specializations. Some trending specializations are Aeronautical EngineeringMechanical EngineeringElectrical EngineeringComputer Science & EngineeringCivil Engineering, and Electronics & Communication Engineering.

College Established Affiliated To
India Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamilnadu 1959 Autonomous
Anna University of Technology, Chennai 1978 state university
Alagappa College of Technology, Chennai 1944 Autonomous
Sri Sairam Engineering College, Chennai 1995 Anna University
Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai 1949 Anna University
Sri Ventakeswara College of Engineering, Chennai 1985 Anna University
BS Abdur Rahman University, Chennai 1984 Deemed University
SRM University 1985 Private University
Panimalar Engineering College, Chennai 2000 Anna University
St. Joseph’s College of Engineering, Chennai 1994 Anna University
Bharath Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai 1984 Deemed University
Vels University – School of Engineering, Chennai 1992 Deemed University
Vel Tech Dr Rangrajan Dr Sakunthala Technical University, Chennai 1990 Deemed university
SSN College of Engineering, Chennai 1996 Anna University
Aalim Muhammad saligh college of engineering 2000 Anna University
Indian Maritime University, Chennai 2008 Central University
Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology, Chennai 1968 Autonomous
Easwari Engineering College, Chennai 1997 Anna University