Pride of MEPCO

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

  • All UG courses are accredited by NBA, AICTE New Delhi under Tier-I category. This is the fourth accreditation for B.E (CIVIL), B.E (EEE) and B.E (ECE) Programmes; Third accreditation for B.E (CSE) and B.E(MECH) Programmes and Second accreditation for B.Tech (IT) and B.Tech (Bio-Tech) Programmes.

NIRF RANKINGS 2017 and 2018

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 2017.

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

  • 73rd position in 2017 and 101-150 Rank position in 2018 Engineering Category including IITs and NITs.
  • Our MBA Programme ranked in 76-100 Rank band category including IITs and NITs in 2017.

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.

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

NPTEL Grade by IITM, Chennai

NPTEL Local Chapter ranked 2nd in All India level among 371 colleges and 1st in Tamil nadu with AAA Grade by NPTEL, IIT-Madras, Chennai during 2017.

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

Media Rankings
  • 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
  • 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

78 Patents are filed by different department as follows:

Department Filed Granted
Mech 54 5
EEE 9 -
Civil 7 -
ECE 6 -
Bio-Tech 3 -
IT 1 1
  • 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.
  • So far 113 R&D projects worth of 12.69 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.
Faculty Credentials
  • 82 Faculty are Ph.D holders and 102 are pursuing.
  2016-17 2017-18
International Journal 226 184
National Journal 7 7
International Conference 81 119
National Conference 31 10
  • 2 Faculty members have got a Copyright from Indian Copyright Office, New Delhi,2017.
Research Fellowship:
  • 6 Faculty members have during 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.
  • 12 Faculty members have completed Certified LabView Associated Developer (CLAD) certification.
  • 35 Faculty members were awarded with Inspire Faculty Partnership Level under Silver and Bronze categories by InfoSys during 2017-2018.
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 - 2016.
  • Best Paper Awards, Best Supervisor Award, Professional Society Awards from IE(I), CSI, IEEE and IETE.
Workshops and Conferences:
  • 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:
  • 37 students received International Certified LabVIEW Associate Developer(CLAD) certification from NI, USA in 2017.
GATE Score:
  • 17 students are qualified with valid GATE scores in 2018.
  • 20 students are qualified with valid GATE scores in 2017
NPTEL Online Course:
  • 1766 students have taken NPTEL online courses conducted by IITs during 2017-2018 and 13 of them are awarded as National Level Toppers.
  • 1473 students have undertaken NPTEL Online courses during 2016-2017.
Amrita Virtual Lab Programme:
  • 774 students have undertaken Amrita Virtual Lab Programme 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.
  • 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:
  • 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.
  • 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.