|Posted By: Dr Deepali Gangwar Posted Date: 18 Mar 2020 |
|Adithya Institute of Technology (AIT), situated in Kurumbapalayam, SS Kulum, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu was started to provide comprehensive technical education. The distance of college from Coimbatore City is 12 km and it is 9 kilometres from Civil Aerodrome, Coimbatore. The college was established in 2008 by Adithya Educational Trust. The college got accreditated by NAAC, approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and affiliated to Anna University, Coimbatore. |
The college aims to not only provide education to students in a systematic way by adapting a teaching-learning process, but also train them to learn the practicality of life and provide career development skills too. The college also makes students ready for entrepreneurship and develops moral values.
There are several scholarships scheme available to the students viz. BC/MBC/DNC (for Counseling students), SC/ ST/ SCA/ Post Matric Scholarship Scheme (for Counseling and Management students), Uzhavar Pathukappu Thittam Scholarship (for Students from Agricultural background), Thaiyal Kalaignar Scholarship, Magalir Suya Udhavi Kuzhu Scholarship, Kattumana Thozhilalar Scholarship, Scholarship for Backward category/Muslim/Christian, Community Based Trust Scholarship, First Graduate Scholarship (for undergraduate students only). Educational loan is being provided by the National Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation (NBCFDC) to the backward category students for pursuing professional or technical education at the graduate and higher level.
The college is well-developed having eight Departments viz. Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Department of Civil Engineering (CE), Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE), Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE), Department of Information Technology (IT), Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME), MBA, Department of Science & Humanities (S&H).
The college library is one of the best libraries in the area and is digitized with internet as well as intranet facility, having a huge collection of books (around 19411) covering almost all streams of Engineering, Science Technology, Humanities and the like. In the library, the readers are allowed to have access to videos of NPTEL course materials and e-journals etc. Web-OPAC –online search facility is also available through which an online library catalogue can be accessed by students. 150 print version periodicals and 1200 digital versions periodicals and 1289 CDs/DVDs/VCDs are available in the library to cater to the needs of the students. Besides, the library has also subscribed to various E-journals and magazines. Non- book materials like various reports and thesis are also available to students.
Separate in-campus hostel facilities have been provided for boys and girls. Hostel rooms are spacious and comfortable with sufficient storage, and having internet as well as wi-fi facility. Each hostel is having its own kitchen, dining hall, reading room, library and recreation facilities. The number of students per hostel room is in the ratio of 3:1. The hostel can accommodate around 210 students in total including 120 boys and 90 girls.
A food court with 500 seating capacity is available in the campus for college staff, students and visitors. It serves a healthy and hygienic and hot meal.
The computer centre is well equipped having more than 900 computers with internet facility. The college campus and boys and girls hostels are alos WiFi enabled. There is 24-hours internet accessibility within the campus. Around 100 CCTV cameras have also been installed in the campus to ensure the safety and security of students on the college premises. Besides, the progress report of students is being communicated to parents by the institute via SMS alerts regularly. SMS alerts are also sent on Absentees, Internal Assessment Marks, etc.
The college gives the transport facility to the students. Eight luxury buses are deployed for transportation of college staff and students. These buses depart from the college by 4:45 p.m. in the evening after college hours. An in-house Printing Press and the stationery shop is available in the college premises to fulfil the needs of students for printing, binding, lamination, xerox and stationery items etc. To provide power back-up in case of power emergency, a DG set of 200kVA capacity has been installed in the institution.
First-aid facility is available in all the departments in the campus and a van facility to undertake the inmates to the nearby hospitals is also available 24x7. The college gives attention to the fitness of the students, for which an in-house gym is available. Several kinds of sports are also available to students like Badminton, ball badminton, football, kabaddi etc.
The Placement cell was formed in the year 2008 to facilitate placements to students. A full-time placement officer is also employed on the campus. The placement cell has collaborations and signed MOUs with reputed companies which organize placement drive in the campus. The cell arranges interviews for final year students of different courses. Besides, this cell also arranges industrial training for students. WIPRO, Trident, WireDelta, Dev Solar, Unijet, Canny Controls, Intel, Aptech, Sify, Infonet, HR Cube, Frank Technologies, Simser Controls and Systems, GeoSystems India, D-CAD Technologies, Excel CNC Engineering and Consensus Technologies are the well-known companies that come for placement drive regularly. On average, almost 90% of the students get placed every year. The placement cell also provides career guidance to the students to improve their communication as well as presentation skills.
|Posted By: Varghese Posted Date: 15 Mar 2020 |
|Coimbatore is the second-largest and the fastest growing city in Tamil Nadu and is considered as a major educational hub of the state. The city has seven universities out of which three are state-owned (SO) and four are privately owned (PO) universities like,|
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (SO - 1971), Bharathiar University (SO - 1982), Karunya University (PO - 1986), Avinashilingam University (PO - 1987), Amrita University (PO - 2003), Karpagam University (PO - 2005) and Anna University (SO - 2007).
Coimbatore has many professional and degree colleges in its vicinity that offer quality education through different modes like regular, correspondence, distance, online and even part-time. These help students and working professionals to get higher education in their respective field. There are nearly 150 Degree colleges, 10 Polytechnics, 76 Engineering colleges, 6 Medical/Nursing colleges, 2 Dental colleges, 4 Management colleges, 1 each for Law, Marine and Defence.
Some of the well-known government colleges in Coimbatore are:
1) Government College of Technology (autonomous) - It offers undergraduate and post-graduate courses in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Telecommunications, Electronics & Instrumentation, Information Technology, Computer Science, Industrial Biotechnology and Production Engineering.
2) Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute - It offers undergraduate and post- graduate courses in Food Technology, Energy and Agriculture Engineering.
3) Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International School of Textile Management - The college offers Degree in Textiles, MBA in Apparel/ Textile / Retail Management and Post-graduation Diploma (PGDM) in Apparel and Textile.
4) Government Polytechnic College for Women - The college offers a 3 year diploma in Computers, Civil, Electronics & Communication, Mechanical, Garment Technology, Instrumentation and Control Engineering.
5) Government Polytechnic College - It offers full time (3 years) and a part-time (4 years) Diploma in Civil, Mechanical, Computers, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Communication and Production Engineering.
Some of the best B.Arch Colleges in Coimbatore are:
a) Nehru School of Architecture - Each batch has a strength of 40 students under Anna University.
b) Capital College of Architecture - Has only 20 seats per year under Anna University.
c) Prahar School of Architecture - The college is under Anna University with 30 seats per year.
d) Rathinam School of Architecture - It offers 40 students for B. Arch under Anna University.
e) Karpagam Academy of Higher Education - It offers B.Arch, B.Tech Mechanical and B. Pharm. Has 120 seats in each branch.
Here is the list of top colleges that provide Ph.D in Engineering disciplines in Coimbatore:
i) Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences - The college offers a Ph.D in Aerospace, Civil, Mechanical, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Electronics & Media Technology, Information Technology, Nanotechnology, Information Technology, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Food Processing & Engineering and Management (Full-time and part-time).
ii) Coimbatore Institute of Technology - It offers a Ph.D in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering and Applied Chemistry (Part-Time).
iii) PSG Institute of Advanced Studies - It provides a Ph.D. in Bioscience, Physics, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Nanobiotechnology, Nanochemistry and Nano Science & Technology.
iv) It provides a Ph.D. in Mechanical, Mechatronics, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Communication System, Computer Applications and Business Administration.
v) Hindusthan College of Arts and Science - It offers a Ph.D. in Social Work, Visual Communication, English, Mathematics, Commerce, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Management, Electronics, and Communication.
|Posted By: kb Posted Date: 16 Mar 2020 |
| Government Arts College - Udumalpet (GAC-UDT) located in Tirupur district was established by the Government of Tamil Nadu in 1971 which is affiliated to Bharathiar University and is accredited with 'A' grade by the National Assessment Accreditation Committee (NAAC). GAC-UDT is a co-educational organization that offers various Undergraduate, Postgraduate, M.Phil. and Ph.D. programs in Science, Arts and Commerce streams.|
|Posted By: Soundharya Posted Date: 16 Mar 2020 |
|Coimbatore is one of the top cities in Tamil Nadu next to Chennai. Also, it is the second-largest city in Tamil Nadu and is a major centre for textile industries, manufacturing industries, software companies, healthcare and education. The city is well-connected by air, rail and road. Coimbatore serves as a home for many start-up companies and it has a TIDEL park and IT technoparks. Popular IT and BPO companies also have their delivery centres at Coimbatore. Coimbatore is the major education hub in Tamil Nadu as it has a lot of premier universities, engineering colleges, medical colleges, arts and science colleges, MBA schools and research institutions. Every year a lot of students are graduating from the educational institutions of Coimbatore city and many career opportunities are also available for them in the city. |
Coimbatore is one of the best education destinations in Tamil Nadu filled with a lot of government and private universities for higher education. Mentioned below is the list of higher education universities in Coimbatore.
1. Bharathiar University
2. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU)
3. Anna University, Coimbatore campus
1. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University
2. Avinashilingam University
3. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences
4. Karpagam Academy of Higher Education
Many engineering colleges are operating in Coimbatore city. Except for the private universities, all the engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu admit students into the engineering courses based on the higher secondary board examination engineering cut-off marks through Anna University TNEA counseling. The deemed to be universities such as Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Avinashilingam and Karunya University conducts an All India Engineering Entrance Examination separately for admissions into the engineering courses. Coimbatore also has a lot of premier self-financing and government-aided engineering colleges. The engineering seats in some of the top engineering colleges in Coimbatore gets filled in the first few days of Anna University counseling. Mentioned below is a list of top 10 engineering colleges in Coimbatore.
Top 10 Engineering Colleges in Coimbatore
1. PSG College of Technology
2. Government College of Technology (GCT)
3. Coimbatore Institute of Technology(CIT)
4. Kumaraguru College of Technology(KCT)
5. Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology
6. Hindustan Institute of Technology
7. Amrita School of Engineering
8. Park College of Engineering and Technology
9. Bannari Amman Institute of Technology
10. Karpagam College of Engineering
Out of these top engineering colleges, PSG College of Technology, GCT, CIT and KCT are some of the best colleges in Coimbatore that have well-experienced faculty, good infrastructure, and renowned research centers. Most importantly, all these colleges offer good campus placements for the students. Top MNCs such as TCS, CTS, Infosys, Wipro, Accenture and other core companies such as Sterlite, Hyundai, SPIC, Tata Motors, etc. have recruited students from these colleges in the past academic years.
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University is one of the top higher education and research universities in the country to offer education and research in agriculture. TNAU has its main campus at Coimbatore and it has a lot of constituent colleges operating in the other districts of Tamil Nadu. The university offers various Diploma, UG, PG and PhD degree courses in agriculture. For admissions into TNAU, candidates have to submit an online application form which will be opened at the official website of TNAU for every academic year. After submission of the application form, TNAU will process the form and will shortlist candidates. All the shortlisted candidates will be called to attend TNAU counseling as per the rank list prepared by the university. All the seats in TNAU and its affiliated colleges will be filled through the counseling process as per the reservation norms of the Government. Also, the Directorate of Open and Distance Learning of TNAU offers certificate courses, PG Diploma, PG Degree courses, Diploma and Bachelor of Farm Science/ Master of Farm Technology courses through Distance Learning Mode.
Bharathiar University (BU), Coimbatore is one of the renowned state universities in Tamil Nadu well-known for offering education in arts, science, commerce, education and management. A lot of government colleges, self-financing colleges and government-aided colleges working in and around Coimbatore are affiliated to Bharathiar University. The University has its own departments, research centers and affiliated research institutes. Some of the best arts and science colleges in Coimbatore that are affiliated to Bharathiar University are Government Arts College, PSG college of Arts and Science, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, LRG Government Arts College for Women, KG College of Arts and Science, PSGR Krishnammal College for Women, Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, DR.G.R.Damodaran College of Science, Dr.N.G.P.Arts & Science College and Hindustan College of Arts and Science.
The School of Distance Education (SDE) established by Bharathiar University is one of the top distance education universities in Tamil Nadu which offers various distance education programmes approved by the Distance Education Council. BU-SDE has a lot of study centres in India and it also conducts exclusive job fair for the distance education students.
|Posted By: Vandana Posted Date: 17 Mar 2020 |
|Coimbatore being the city of textiles, it is no wonder that courses related to this niche field are pursued in this city. Creative and innovative skills are finely honed through textile and apparel courses, including ones related to designing them. Hence, on completing such courses, students can transfer their own creative blueprints to fabrics and apparel. There is good scope for a career in the garment industry to be explored right here, in the city of Coimbatore. |
One of the most popular institutes in the city where students pursue a graduate course in textiles is at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International School of Textiles and Management . The B.Sc. in Textiles program is a three-year full-time one. The plus point of this course is that you are exposed to practical sessions at the textile lab of the National Textile Corporation Mills. There is a visit to the Regional lab of the Textiles Committee as well, where you get to know about the chemical and mechanical testing done not just of fabrics and garments, but also of yarns. This is in addition to other field visits in the textile industrial sector, interactive seminars, and undergoing an internship.
If you are looking for B.Tech., and not B.Sc. textile-related courses, these, too, can be pursued in Coimbatore. The PSG College of Technology offers both, an undergraduate and a postgraduate course in textile technology. Another option is to take up a Diploma course in the same field. Other institutes offering a B.Tech. in Textile Technology are Kumaraguru College of Technology, and Park College of Engineering and Technology. You could check out the Diploma in Garment Technology offered by the GRG Polytechnic College.
For those looking to expand their horizons in the field of textiles and garments, there are fashion designing and even unique costume designing courses offered by reputed colleges in Coimbatore. In addition to the afore-mentioned institutes which offer these, there is the Sasi Creative Institute of Design (SCID). It offers a four-year Bachelor's Degree in Fashion Design (B.Des.), with provision for an Honours Degree. A B.Sc. Costume Design & Fashion program can be taken up at reputed colleges, such as the Nehru Arts and Science College. This same UG course is offered at other institutes, such as the Dr.S.N.S. Rajalakshmi College of Arts and Science, an autonomous institute. The troika of the Hindusthan College of Arts & Science, the Sri Krishna Arts and Science College, the Rathinam College of Arts & Science (RCAS), all of which are affiliated to affiliated to Bharathiar University, are other options.
Mention must be made here about a very interesting training course in Banaras Jacquard designs at a private institute, the Banaras Jacquard Designing Centre in Gandhipuram, Coimbatore. The basic certificate course is of one month only, conducted on a daily basis. It can thus be beneficial for students who are pursuing a degree or diploma course in textiles and can do this certification training alongside, as well as for homemakers and others who are unable to take up college courses on a full-time basis. The advanced course in the same field can be done on a part-time basis for over six months or on a regular basis for three months. All the courses incorporate technological software such as CAD. Check out their online courses as well.
|Posted By: sobha wilson Posted Date: 17 Mar 2020 |
|CMS College, Coimbatore is one of the best educational institutions in Coimbatore. This educational institution is managed by the CMS Educational and Charitable Trust, a non-profitable organization founded by some businessmen and officials of the Malayali Community. CMS College, established in 1988, is an excellent learning center for students studying UG, PG and Research. The college offers about 50 courses in all disciplines. CMS has become a student favourite in a short span of time. The CMS Group of Educational Institutions is a great relief for students who are economically disadvantaged.|
The award 'The College with Potential for Excellence' received from the University Grants Commission is a significant one. CMS College is the only recognized self-financing college which got this award in Tamil Nadu. CMS is at the forefront not only in academic but also in non-academic disciplines.
Various colleges under CMS Educational Charitable Trust:
1. CMS College of Science and Commerce -
CMS College of Science and Commerce, Coimbatore was founded in 1988. This is the first college of the CMS Educational and Charitable Trust in Coimbatore. The college offers 17 undergraduate courses, 14 postgraduate courses, 7 MPhil courses and 3 Ph.D. courses. The college has collaborated with the universities of James Cook, Wolverhampton, Worcester, Cambridge and ISOl.
2. CMS College of Engineering and Technology Coimbatore -
CMS College of Engineering and Technology Coimbatore was started in 2009 to focus on technology education. The main Bachelor's Degree courses offered by this college are Civil, Mechanical, Electronics & Communications, Electrical & Electronics and Computer Science. This college offers ME Programs in Embedded System Technologies and Computer Science & Engineering. The Multinational Companies - Tech Mahindra, Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services, Cognizant Technology Solutions, UST Global are recruiting its students through campus selection.
3. CMS Institute of Management Studies -
The CMS Institute of Management Studies, Coimbatore under the CMS Trust, offers MBA, M.Phil and Ph.D. courses. The college' specialty is the one-year full-time MBA course offered by James Cook University and the IBM Certification in Business Analytics.
4. CMS Academy of Management and Technology -
The CMS Academy of Management and Technology is another business school founded by the CMS Educational and Charitable Trust in 2009-2010. This college is affiliated to Bharathiar University and is approved by AICTE.