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34+ Years

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“Graduation is not the end, its the Beginning”

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“Graduation is not the end, its the Beginning”

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“We work harder than the competition!!!”

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  • One of the top ranked engineering institutes affiliated to Anna University
  • Accredited by NAAC and NBA
  • Highly qualified faculty and staff with an average experience of over 20 years
  • 100% placement assistance
  • One of the best students to company ratio in placements
  • Over 28 % of the alumni are working abroad
  • Alumni are working in fortune 500 companies like Google, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, Etc.
  • One of the most sought- after institutes for higher studies in Universities like Stanford, MIT, Harvard etc.
  • State-of-the- art-campus in industrial corridor of Chennai with modern amenities
  • World class laboratories to foster innovation and research
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B.E./B.Tech. Lateral Entry Admissions

Lateral Entry Admissions into various programs are as per the norms laid down by the Department of Technical Education, Government of Tamil Nadu and Anna University. The program is designed for candidates with a 3-year diploma in engineering (10+3 pattern) or an equivalent degree to get direct admission to the 2nd year B.E./B.Tech program.

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Both Diploma and B.Sc., qualified candidates have to obtain the following minimum eligibility marks for admission to Lateral Entry as per the below table.

S.No. Community Minimum Eligibility Marks
1 General Category 55.00%
2 Backward Class including Backward Class Muslim 50.00%
3 MBC & DNC 45.00%
4 SC/SCA/ST Mere pass in the qualifying examination

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