40 Best universities for Mechanical Engineering in Tamil Nadu

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Below is a list of best universities in Tamil Nadu ranked based on their research performance in Mechanical Engineering. A graph of 3.4M citations received by 314K academic papers made by 40 universities in Tamil Nadu 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.

2. Anna University

For Mechanical Engineering

#9 in India
#109 in Asia
Founded
1978

3. VIT University

For Mechanical Engineering

#10 in India
#113 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
1984

4. National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

For Mechanical Engineering

#12 in India
#141 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
10%
Founded
1964

5. Amrita University

For Mechanical Engineering

#17 in India
#226 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
16,498
Male:Female
53:47

6. Annamalai University

For Mechanical Engineering

#18 in India
#229 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
37,444
Founded
1929

7. SRM Institute of Science and Technology

For Mechanical Engineering

#36 in India
#317 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
59%
Founded
1985

8. Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

For Mechanical Engineering

#39 in India
#349 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
91%
Founded
2001

9. SASTRA University

For Mechanical Engineering

#56 in India
#482 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
94%
Founded
1984

10. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences

For Mechanical Engineering

#62 in India
#546 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
78%
Founded
1986

11. Saveetha University

For Mechanical Engineering

#66 in India
#571 in Asia
Founded
2005

13. Kalasalingam University

For Mechanical Engineering

#78 in India
#632 in Asia
Founded
1984

14. Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science

For Mechanical Engineering

#84 in India
#669 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
68%
Founded
1985

15. Bharathidasan University

For Mechanical Engineering

#99 in India
#757 in Asia
Founded
1982

16. Bharathiar University

For Mechanical Engineering

#112 in India
#862 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1982

17. University of Madras

For Mechanical Engineering

#116 in India
#886 in Asia
Founded
1857

18. Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Mechanical Engineering

#125 in India
#915 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
70%
Founded
1985

19. Karpagam Academy of Higher Education

For Mechanical Engineering

#139 in India
#953 in Asia
Founded
2008

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

For Mechanical Engineering

#143 in India
#971 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
40%
Founded
1984

22. Alagappa University

For Mechanical Engineering

#157 in India
#1041 in Asia
Founded
1985

23. Madurai Kamaraj University

For Mechanical Engineering

#167 in India
#1090 in Asia
Founded
1965

24. Vels University

For Mechanical Engineering

#174 in India
#1123 in Asia
Enrollment
6,684
Founded
1992

25. Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing

For Mechanical Engineering

#183 in India
#1190 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
8%
Founded
2007

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

For Mechanical Engineering

#195 in India
#1256 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
78%
Founded
1988

27. Gandhigram Rural University

For Mechanical Engineering

#196 in India
#1262 in Asia
Founded
1956

28. Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Mechanical Engineering

#199 in India
#1279 in Asia
Enrollment
12,190
Founded
1984

29. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

For Mechanical Engineering

#215 in India
#1404 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
78%
Founded
1971

30. Chennai Mathematical Institute

For Mechanical Engineering

#237 in India
#1495 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Founded
1988

31. Vinayaka Missions University

For Mechanical Engineering

#253 in India
#1608 in Asia
Founded
1981

32. Manonmaniam Sundaranar University

For Mechanical Engineering

#255 in India
#1612 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
54%
Founded
1990

33. Periyar University

For Mechanical Engineering

#273 in India
#1695 in Asia
Founded
1997

35. Avinashilingam University

For Mechanical Engineering

#285 in India
#1756 in Asia
Founded
1957

36. Thiruvalluvar University

For Mechanical Engineering

#291 in India
#1801 in Asia
Founded
2002

37. Central University of Tamil Nadu

For Mechanical Engineering

#334 in India
#1995 in Asia
Founded
2009

38. Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R.Medical University

For Mechanical Engineering

#342 in India
#2027 in Asia
Founded
1987

39. Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology

For Mechanical Engineering

#360 in India
#2110 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
94%
Founded
1988

Closest to Tamil Nadu states to learn Mechanical Engineering

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni India Flag rank
Karnataka 26 4
Andhra Pradesh 12 65
Telangana 9 30
Kerala 10 33
Maharashtra 23 5
Chhattisgarh 5 102
Odisha 13 13
Madhya Pradesh 16 14
Jharkhand 4 23
West Bengal 23 3
Gujarat 19 24
Bihar 6 67
Uttar Pradesh 35 6
Rajasthan 22 15
Sikkim 3 186
Haryana 36 2
Uttarakhand 12 7
Manipur 3 209
Assam 8 11
Punjab 19 27
Himachal Pradesh 6 55
Jammu and Kashmir 8 100