PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore Review
About PSG PSG College of technology is one of the most popular technical institutes in Coimbatore, which was established in 1951 by G.R.Damodaran. It’s an autonomous, and a Government aided college which is affiliated to Anna University Coimbatore. This is one among the many institutes which were founded by the PSG & Sons.
Opposite to PSG College of Technology, you can find the PSG Institute of Management and PSG Sarvajana higher secondary school, which is also run by the PSG & Sons charities.
Where it is Located The campus is located just near to the Peelamedu bus stop from there you need to walk about 50feet to reach the College itself. You can find the PSG College of Technology and PSG Institute of Management in exact opposite. You can find the Airport, City Bus stand and Railway station at a reasonable distance.
Courses Offered for UG and PG students For Under Graduation, the college offers 20 Bachelor of Engineering / Technology Programs, which includes 3 Sandwich courses and 1 Part time programs. In addition to that the college offers 4 Bachelor of Science programs.
For Post Graduation, the college offers 29 Master of Engineering / Technology Programs, which includes 5 Part time courses & others as full time. 7 Post Graduate Programs on Science and Applications, which included 3 (5years integrated courses).
Resources Offered in Library The college library holds about 2 lakh books and articles. Library is completely computerized, where the students shall mention the book name and its numbers to search for the availability of the books and with additional details such as who is using that resource and when the book will again be in the library.
In addition to the library books, the college offers around 25 computers for accessing the resources from Internet in the form of research papers and so on. Also the college has an MOU signed with the IEEE organization, so it allows the students to access the IEEE research papers and get updated with the latest technological developments.
Faculties Most of the faculties are highly qualified and well experienced in their field of subject. Also they were very much kind enough to support the students welfare. In additional to the regular staff, the other staffs that were on QIP (Quality Improvement Program) were also taking the classes and providing a good knowledge sharing to the students.
Hostel Facilities The college hostel is equivalent to "an home away from home". It has two hostels, one is for Under Graduate students, which is located exact opposite to the PSG Tech, and the other is for Post Graduate students, which is located near “Fun Republic Mall” at Varadharaja mills bus stop.
The Hostel campus is well maintained with a good number of trees. You can find a GYM, Sports Room, Canteen and Recreation Halls for the Hostel students. Every weekend there will be an Open movie screening will be happening. A big ground for Cricket, Hockey and Football sports and there are many rooms for Indoor sports too.
Every year they will conduct Inter college sports events for all kinds of sports, which are organized by both the UG and PG students.
Extracurricular activities PSG is also well known for its other activities apart from the studies. The college will select the student secretary for each category, and also the treasurers for handling the funds for the events. Students themselves will organize many inter college events. Some of the well known events are Renaissance, Kriya, Techfest, Kurukshetra and Apogee and so on every year. And also many international conference and paper presentations are been held up.
Placement Facilities The college has a special department for the placement activities, and for each department they elect a placement representative separately for UG and PG. Almost around 90 National and Multi-National companies use to come for the campus recruitment every year. The college assures 100% placements for the students. PSG stands in top fifteen colleges which offers a high placement percentage.