Tamil Nadu has evolved as one of the most "Technically Powerful Knowledge States" in the country. It has a distinct advantage in terms of a sizeable population of skilled manpower.
TN is the home of India's first Engineering college at Guindy since 1857. In 2012, the most sought after engineering branches were Electronics and Communication and Mechanical Engineering.
Institutes offer course in lesser known disciplines such as Marine, Aeronautical Engineering, Textile and Petrochemical Technology.
Here is the list of top Engineering institutes of AP which has been rated in the Ranking 2013. Please note- we have taken up only 20-25 colleges from the top list. These colleges have been rated on eight point scale from AAAA to AA.
The percentage of each ratings across Delhi is as follows:
- AAA+: 2%
- AAA: 4%
- AA+: 10%
- AA: 11%
- A+: 30%
- A: 28%
- A-: 15%
Here is the list of top Institutes and their ratings at both State and National Level.
|Name of the Institute||State level Ratings||National level Ratings|
|Institutions of National Importance|
|Indian Institute of Technology, Madras||AAAA||AAAA|
|National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli||AAA+||AAA|
|Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Marketing, Kancheepuram||AAA||AA|
|Central/ Deemed/ State Private Universities|
|Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University, Coimbatore||AAA+||AAA|
|VIT University (Vellore Institute of Technology), Vellore||AAA+||AAA|
|Karunya Univeristy (Karunya Institute of Technology and Science), Coimbatore||AAA||AA|
|SASTRA Univeristy, Tanjavur||AAA||AA+|
|SRM University, Chennai||AAA||AA+|
|Avinashilingam Institute of Home Science and Higher Education for Women||AA+||-|
|Bharat University, Chennai||AA+||-|
|Hindustan University, Kancheepuram||AA+||-|
|Karpagam University, Chennai||AA+||-|
|Saveetha Univeristy, Chennai||AA+||-|
|State Universities/ University Departments/ Affiliated Colleges|
|Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore||AAA+||-|
|Government College of Technology, Coimbatore||AAA+||-|
|Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai||AAA+||-|
|PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore||AAA+||-|
|Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering||AAA+||-|
|Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai||AAA+||-|
|Alagappa College of Technology, Karaikudi||AAA||-|
|College of Engineeirng, Guindy||AAA||-|