NAAC and NBA Rankings
  • Accredited with the highest "A" Grade by NAAC.

  • All Engineering UG courses have been accredited by NBA, AICTE New Delhi under TIER I Category.

    • B.E. Civil Engineering is accredited 5th time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2021.

    • B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering is accredited 5th time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2020.

    • B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering is accredited 5th time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2021.

    • B.E. Computer Science Engineering is accredited 4th time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2021.

    • B.E. Mechanical Engineering is accredited 4th time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2021.

    • B.Tech. Information Engineering is accredited 3rd time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2020.

    • B.Tech. Bio Technology is accredited 3rd time and for a period of 3 years upto 30-06-2020.

NIRF RANKINGS

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) was approved by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India and this frame work outlines a methodology to rank institutions across the country. The ranking parameters broadly cover "Teaching, Learning and Resources", "Research and Professional Practices", "Graduation Outcomes", "Outreach and Inclusivity" and "Perception". Recently, they have released the Ranking Results for the year 2019.

According to this NIRF Ranking, our College has been ranked as follows:

  • Under Engineering Category including IITs and NITs
    • 88th rank position in 2019
    • 101-150 rank band in 2018
    • 73rd rank position in 2017
  • Under Overall Category
    • 151-200 rank band in 2019
  • Our MBA Programme ranked in 76-100 Rank band category including IITs and NITs in 2017.
MEPCO MANAGEMENT SCHOLARSHIP

The management has magnanimously initiated scholarships for both UG & PG students to motivate curricular, co-curricular and extra curricular activities to bring out their talents.

711 students were awarded with ₹1.17 crores as Management Scholarship in recognition of their excellence in academics, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities for the year 2019. Similarly, 695 students were awarded with ₹1.08 crores for the year 2018 and 642 students were awarded with ₹1.02 crores for the year 2017.

Eligibility for Scholarship

CGPA (%) upto
I/III/V/VII Semester
B.E. / B.TechM.E. / M.TechM.B.A. / M.C.A
9.5 and Above
(95% to 100%)
Rs.45,000/-Rs.30,000/-Rs.20,000/-
9 to 9.49
(90% to 94.99%)
Rs.25,000/-
Rs.20,000/-Rs.15,000/-
8.5 to 8.99
(85% to 89.99%)
Rs.15,000/-Rs.10,000/-Rs.10,000/-
Students & Faculty Performance in NPTEL Examination
Jul - Dec 2018
  • 1907 Students and 9 Toppers
  • 147 Faculty and 39 Toppers
Jan - June 2018
  • 1326 Students and 9 Toppers
  • 91 Faculty and 19 Toppers
Jul - Dec 2017
  • 1621 Students and 8 Toppers
  • 145 Faculty and 19 Toppers
Jan - June 2017
  • 1601 Students and 19 Toppers
  • 85 Faculty and 14 Toppers
Jul - Dec 2016
  • 680 Students and 2 Toppers
  • 74 Faculty and 18 Toppers
NPTEL Grade by IITM, Chennai
NPTEL Local Chapter is awarded with "AAA" graded by IITM, Chennai as follows:
  • Ranked Fifth in All India level among 100 active chapters and Second in Tamilnadu during Jul - Dec 2018.
  • Ranked Third in All India level among all active chapters and First in Tamilnadu during Jan - June 2018.
  • Ranked Second in All India level among 371 active chapters and 1st in Tamil nadu during both Jan - June 2017 and Jul - Dec 2017.
  • Ranked Third in All India level among all active chapters and First in Tamilnadu during Jul - Dec 2016.

Dr.R.Shantha Selvakumari, NPTEL SPOC receiving AAA Rating certificate from IIT Madras during Dec. 2017.

Media Rankings
  • Our College is ranked at 91st position in "Top 100 Private B-Schools-2018" among all Technical Institutions in India by India Today Survey, November 2018.
  • Our College is rated as GOLD Rating by AICTE-CII Survey on Industry-Linked Technical Institutes 2018 during November 2018.
  • 26th position in "Top 100 Private T-Schools-2018" among all Technical Institutions in India by Data Quest Survey, June 2018.
  • 29th Rank among National Level Engineering Colleges including IITs, NITs, by Outlook Survey, May 2018.
  • 653rd Rank (position: 4412) in International-level; 99th Rank (position: 176) in India including IITs, NITs and Universities by Scopus, SCIMAGO institutions Rankings, 2017
  • 5th Rank at National-level in Top Engineering Colleges of Eminence category in the CSR-GHRDC Engineering Colleges Survey June 2017.
  • 30th Rank among National Level Engineering Colleges including IITs, NITs, by Outlook Survey, June 2017.
  • 36th position in Top 100 Private T-Schools-2017 in India by Data Quest Survey, June 2017.
  • 85th position at National-level Engineering Colleges, 17th position in Tamil Nadu Engineering Colleges and 11th position among Private Colleges / Universities by THE WEEK, June 2016.
  • 98th position in India's 100 Best Engineering Research Institutes among all Technical Institutions in India including IITs and NITs by Career360, April 2016.
  • "AAAA" Grade in the Tamil Nadu's Best Engineering Colleges by Career360, April 2016.
Distinguished College Award

Distinguished College Award by Computer Society of India (CSI), Mumbai Chapter and IIT Bombay.

Dr.S.Arivazhagan, Principal receiving Distinguished College Award by CSI Mumbai Chapter during TECHNEXT INDIA, January 2017.

Best Innovative Campus Award

Best Innovative Campus Award for participating with large number of innovative Engineering Projects in Engineering Students Innovation Challenge (ESIC 2017) by International Society for Scientific & Research Development (ISSRD), Bangalore.

MOUs Signed
During 2018 – 19 our college has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with
  • CSIR-CECRI
  • HMT Machine Tools, Kalamassery, Kerala
  • Red Hat India Pvt. Ltd.

These are in addition to the already existing MOUs as follows
  • TEEZLE, USA
  • Federation of All Civil Engineers Association (FACEATP), Tamilnadu & Pondicherry
  • Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC), Gurgaon
  • Irrigation Mangement Training Institute (IMTI), Trichy
  • CISCO Regional Academy, Coimbatore
  • Steps Knowledge Services (P) Ltd, Coimbatore
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions India Ltd, Chennai
  • Infosys, Bangalore
  • ICTACT, Tamilnadu
  • DRDO Life Science Group of Laboratories
  • TVS Training and Services Ltd
  • Pragati Biotech, Sivakasi
  • NI LabView, Bangalore
  • Biozeen, Bangalore
  • Texas Instruments under University Program
  • NativeLead Foundation, Madurai
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Intellectual Property Rights

84 Patents are filed by different department as follows:

Department Filed Granted
Total 78 6
Mech 49 5
EEE 10 -
ECE 6 -
Civil 7 -
Bio-Tech 4 -
IT 2 1
Copyright

14 Faculty members have got a Copyright from Indian Copyright Office, New Delhi,2017.

Department Filed Granted
Total 5 14
Mech 3 7
EEE - 1
ECE 1 5
Civil - 1
Bio-Tech - -
IT 1 -
R & D PROJECTS

So far 121 R&D projects worth of 13.8 Crores has been granted by Government Funding Agencies such as AICTE, DST, CSIR, etc and R&D Organizations such as ISRO, DRDL, RCI, ADE, NPOL, GTRE, DRDO Research Boards, IE(I), NI, MEPCO, PESO and TNSCST as follows:

  • During 2018 - 19, our faculty members have received 7 sponsored research projects with a total grant of Rs.1.22 Crore
    • EEE: 2 (Grant: Rs.44.85 Lakhs) from SPDP and MODROBS, AICTE
    • ECE: 1 (Grant: Rs. 32 Lakhs) from ERIPR, DRDO, New Delhi
    • Mech: 2 (Grant of Rs. 8.97 Lakhs) from IITM-RuTAG Project, and Entrepreneurship Development and Innovation Institute (EDII), Chennai
    • MBA: 1 (Grant: Rs.8.4 Lakhs)
    • English: 1 (Grant: Rs. 6 Lakhs) from ICSSR, New Delhi.
  • 4 Research projects worth of Rs. 83.44 lakhs have been sanctioned by DST-FIST, AICTE MODROBS, DRDO and NPOL during the year 2017-2018.
  • 7 Research projects worth of 91.92 Lakhs have been sanctioned by DST-SERB, DAE-NBHM, DRDO-GTRE, NI, USA, ISRO-RESPOND and TNSCST during the year 2016-2017.
Faculty Credentials
Qualification:
  • 77% of our Faculty members are Ph.D holders / pursuing
    • 87 faculty Ph.D holders
    • 90 faculty pursuing Ph.D
    • 5 faculty submitted their Ph.D thesis
Publication:
  2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
as on March 2019
International Journal 293 356 160
National Journal 10 8 5
International Conference 276 269 78
National Conference 60 31 4
Research Fellowship:
  • Mr.G.Sivasankar, Sr.AP/ECE, have been selected for INSA visiting scientist Fellowship for a period of two Months by Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and Mrs.K.Jayanthi, Sr.AP/EEE and Mr.C.BalaManikandan, AP/Mech have been selected for Science Academies' Summer Research Fellowship Programme for the academic year 2019–2020.
  • 6 Faculty members have been selected for Science Academies Summer Research Fellowship Programme, 2018 during June-August 2018.
  • 6 Faculty members have undergone Summer Research Fellowship at IIT, Delhi during 2016-2017.
  • 5 Faculty members have undergone Summer Research Fellowship at IIT, Delhi during 2015-2016.
Certification:
  • 12 Faculty members have completed Certified LabView Associated Developer (CLAD) certification.
Awards:
  • Infosys Campus Connect Partnership Level Certification for our faculty members
    • 30 Nos of Silver and 35 Nos of Bronze in 2018-19
    • 17 Nos of Silver and 18 Nos of Bronze in 2017-18
    • 6 Nos of Silver and 11 Nos of Bronze in 2016-17
    • 1 No of Silver and 2 Nos of Bronze in 2015-16
Faculty are honored with different awards such as:
  • Distinguished PRINCIPAL Award from the CSI Mumbai Chapter.
  • Expert in the Recruitment and Assessment Centre, DRDO, New Delhi.
  • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Award for Life-time Achievement, Scientific Excellence and for Teaching Excellence.
  • Best Paper Awards, Best Supervisor Award, Professional Society Awards from IE(I), CSI, IEEE and IETE.
Workshops and Conferences:
Faculty memebers attended various knowledge enhancement programmes like STTP, FDP etc. as follows:
No. of Days No. of Courses
2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Regular Courses
1 126 62 30
2 201 140 26
3 131 191 142
4 4 22 1
One Week (5-9) 271 205 123
Two Weeks (10-15) 34 54 6
More than Two Weeks 22 39 6
Online Courses
4 Week or Less 46    
8 Weeks 33    
12 Weeks & Above 36    
  • Organized 40 Faculty Development Programmes, Seminars, Workshops and Conferences during 2016 - 2017 and 60 Faculty Development Programmes, Seminars, Workshops and Conferences during 2017-2018 sponsored by different organizations.
  • Attended 2 Week FDPs : 36 Faculty; 1 Week FDP : 163 Faculty and Seminars/Workshops and Conferences : 330 Faculty during 2016-2017.
  • Attended 2 Week FDPs : 65 Faculty; 1 Week FDP : 124 Faculty and Seminars/Workshops and Conferences : 164 Faculty during 2017-2018.
Student Credentials
Fellowship Programme:
  • 5 students have been selected for IIT and Science Academies' Summer Research Fellowship Programme, 2018
  • 5 students availed Science Academies' Summer Research Fellowship Programme, 2017
International Certification:
  • International Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer(CLAD) certification from NI, USA
    • 11 students in 2018-19
    • 8 students in 2017-18
    • 44 students in 2016-17
  • 1 student received International Certified LabVIEW Developer(CLD) certification from NI, USA in 2016-17
GATE Score:
  • 29 students are qualified with valid GATE scores in 2019
  • 17 students are qualified with valid GATE scores in 2018.
  • 20 students are qualified with valid GATE scores in 2017
NPTEL Online Course conducted by IITs:
  • 1907 students have taken NPTEL online courses during Jul - Dec 2018 and 9 of them are awarded as National Level Toppers.
  • 1326 students have taken NPTEL online courses during Jan - June 2018 and 9 of them are awarded as National Level Toppers.
  • 1621 students have taken NPTEL online courses during Jul - Dec 2017 and 8 of them are awarded as National Level Toppers.
  • 1601 students have taken NPTEL online courses during Jan - June 2017 and 19 of them are awarded as National Level Toppers.
  • 680 students have taken NPTEL online courses during Jul - Dec 2016 and 2 of them are awarded as National Level Toppers.
Amrita Virtual Lab Programme:
  • 835 students have undertaken Amrita Virtual Lab Programme during 2018-2019, 774 during 2017-2018 and 850 students during 2016-2017.
IIT-B Spoken Tutorial:
  • 1040 students have undertaken IIT-B Spoken Tutorial during 2017-2018 and 1016 students during 2016-2017.
Internship:
  • During 2018 – 19, 266 students from different branches have taken up internship in various companies with stipend ranging from Rs.6000/- to Rs.25000/- per month
  • 255 students from different branches have taken up Internship in 91 companies during 2018 and 137 students in 61 Organizations during 2017 with a maximum stipend of Rs.16,000/-.
Project Competition:
  • A batch of 5 CSE students have won the First place and Cash award Rs.2.0 Lakhs for their project in the DHFL Fintech Online Hackathon Challenge during 2018 - 2019.
  • Team of six students of Mechanical, CSE and ECE won First Prize of Rs.50,000/- in “Smart India Hackathon 2019” hosted by MHRD for the problem given by Railway Ministry at Nagpur.
  • 15 student projects have been sponsored from Student Project Scheme during 2016-2017 and 16 projects during 2017-2018.
  • Won Best Project Awards under 'National Level' category - 2 Nos and 'State Level' category - 2 Nos in Engineering Students Innovation Challenge (ESIC 2017) by International Society for Scientific & Research Development (ISSRD), Bangalore.
  • 11th position in Hybrid Vehicle Competition (HVC18) conducted by Imperial Society of Innovative Engineers, 2018.
  • 22nd position among 170 teams in Hybrid Vehicle Competition (HVC17) conducted by Imperial Society of Innovative Engineers, Feb 2017.
  • Developed a Google APP titled "CGPA Calculator New" and Hand Cricket Battle App.
  • 7 teams have been honored with the Best Project Award by IE(I) Tamilnadu State Centre.
  • Among 80 teams from the college 20 teams participated in Grand Finale of MEPCO HACKATHON'18 during 2017-2018.
  • 3 teams participated in Grand Finale Of SMART INDIA HACKATHON 2017 contest to provide solutions for Department of Posts, Ministry of Communications, Ministry of Steel and Ministry of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) conducted by Government of India.
  • Presented 64 Technical papers in International Conferences and 238 papers in National level Conferences and Symposiums.
Awards:
  • Won many Awards such as Best CSI Student Branch Award, Best Engineering College Students Chapter by The Institution of Engineers (India), SAE Student Convention Award (Tier II), Google Student Facilitator Award, ISTE Best Student Award, Best Student Awards from IE(I), Tamilnadu State Centre and prizes from ICTACT Youth Presentation and Youth Talk Contest.
  • Won many Overall Championship and Overall Winner Trophy in Technical Symposiums, Cultural Festivals and Sports.