14 Best universities for Computer Science in Chennai

Below is the list of best universities in Chennai ranked based on their research performance in Computer Science. A graph of 96.2K citations received by 12.3K academic papers made by 14 universities in Chennai was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Indian Institute of Technology Madras

For Computer Science

#5 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

2. Anna University

For Computer Science

#11 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

3. SRM Institute of Science and Technology

For Computer Science

#22 in India
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

4. Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

For Computer Science

#30 in India
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2001

5. University of Madras

For Computer Science

#13 in Tamil Nadu
#105 in India
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1857

6. Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science

For Computer Science

#18 in Tamil Nadu
#121 in India
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1985

7. B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology

For Computer Science

#21 in Tamil Nadu
#139 in India
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1984

8. Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Computer Science

#22 in Tamil Nadu
#145 in India
Enrollment
12,190
Founded
1984

9. Vels University

For Computer Science

#25 in Tamil Nadu
#164 in India
Enrollment
6,684
Founded
1992

10. Saveetha University

For Computer Science

#26 in Tamil Nadu
#183 in India
Founded
2005

11. Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Computer Science

#27 in Tamil Nadu
#225 in India
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1985

12. Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute

For Computer Science

#28 in Tamil Nadu
#236 in India
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1988

13. Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing

For Computer Science

#32 in Tamil Nadu
#270 in India
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
125
Founded
2007

14. Chennai Mathematical Institute

For Computer Science

#33 in Tamil Nadu
#289 in India
Founded
1988

Universities for Computer Science near Chennai

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
121 VIT University 4
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Vellore
128 Pondicherry University 64
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Pondicherry
198 Annamalai University 51
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Chidambaram
286 SASTRA University 37
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Thanjavur
289 Christ University 94
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Bangalore
290 National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences 62
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Bangalore
293 Indian Institute of Science 1
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Bangalore
297 PES University 91
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Bangalore
303 National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli 35
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Tiruchirappalli
371 Alagappa University 109
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Karaikudi