Kalasalingam University Krishnankoil


Kalasalingam University, formerly known as Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering (AKCE) was started in a humble way, by Kalasalingam and Anandam Ammal Charities in 1984. “Kalvivallal” Thiru T. Kalasalingam, a veteran freedom fighter, is the founder Chairman of the College and now is the Chancellor of the Kalasalingam University. The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, New Delhi has granted the university status (Under section 3 of UGC act 1956) wide notification No. F.9-2/2002/U.3 dated 20th October 2006 to AKCE. The University is located at the foot hills of the Western Ghats in a rural setting of Virudhunagar District. The founding philosophy of the institute is to “Empower Youth”, for development through technology.


Courses Offered

B.Tech. courses

  1. Biotechnology
  2. Chemical Engineering
  3. Civil Engineering
  4. Computer Science & Engg.
  5. Electronics & Communication Engg.
  6. Electrical & Electronics Engg.
  7. Electronics & Instrumentation Engg.
  8. Instrumentation & Control Engg.
  9. Information Technology
  10. Mechanical Engineering

 M.Tech. courses

  1. Automotive Systems Engg.
  2. Biotechnology
  3. CAD / CAM
  4. Computer Science & Engg.
  5. Computer Applications
  6. Control and Instrumentation Engg.
  7. Digital Communication & Networking Engg.
  8. Embedded Systems Technologies
  9. Energy Engineering
  10. Environmental Engineering
  11. Information Assurance & Security
  12. Information Technology
  13. Nano Technology
  14. Network Engineering
  15. Power Systems Engineering
  16. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  17. VLSI Design

P.G. courses

  1. MBA
    • Marketing
    • Finance
    • H.R. Management
    • Systems
  2. MCA
  3. M.Sc. Computer Technology M.Sc. Medical Physics
  4. M.Sc. Applied Mathematics
  5. M.S.(by Research) and Ph.D Programmes
  6. In all disciplines

Admission Procedure   

B. Tech Programs:     On the basis of performance in the entrance examination of Kalasalingam University to be conducted at all India level in major cities of India on 31-05-2009 and marks scored in the +2 examination. Merit list will be based on marks scored in +2 (200 out of 300) and marks scored in the entrance examination (100 out of 300)

P.G. Programs:On the basis of performance in the entrance examination of Kalasalingam University to be conducted on 28-06-2009 at KLU Campus


Kalasalingam University

Anand Nagar
Krishnankoil – 626 190
Virudhunagar (Dt.)
Tamil Nadu

Phone : 04563 – 289042/43/44
Fax No: 04563 – 289322