38 Best universities for Engineering in Tamil Nadu

Below is the list of best universities in Tamil Nadu ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 1.02M citations received by 74.4K academic papers made by 38 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Engineering

    Indian Institute of Technology Madras logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1959
  2. For Engineering

    Anna University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1978
  3. For Engineering

    VIT University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1984
  4. For Engineering

    National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1964
  5. For Engineering

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  6. For Engineering

    Amrita University logo
    Enrollment
    16,498
    Male:Female
    53:47
  7. For Engineering

    Annamalai University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1929
  8. For Engineering

    Bharathiar University logo
    Founded
    1982
  9. For Engineering

    University of Madras logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1857
  10. For Engineering

    Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2001
  11. For Engineering

    SASTRA University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    9,000
    Founded
    1984
  12. For Engineering

    Alagappa University logo
    Founded
    1985
  13. For Engineering

    Gandhigram Rural University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1956
  14. For Engineering

    Kalasalingam University logo
    Founded
    1984
  15. For Engineering

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1986
  16. For Engineering

    Bharathidasan University logo
    Enrollment
    150,000
    Founded
    1982
  17. For Engineering

    Madurai Kamaraj University logo
    Founded
    1965
  18. For Engineering

    Tamil Nadu Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1971
  19. For Engineering

    Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1985
  20. For Engineering

    Periyar University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1997
  21. For Engineering

    Manonmaniam Sundaranar University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1990
  22. For Engineering

    B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1984
  23. For Engineering

    Karpagam Academy of Higher Education logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2008
  24. For Engineering

    Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research logo
    Enrollment
    12,190
    Founded
    1984
  25. For Engineering

    Thiruvalluvar University logo
    Founded
    2002
  26. For Engineering

    Saveetha University logo
    Founded
    2005
  27. For Engineering

    Vels University logo
    Enrollment
    6,684
    Founded
    1992
  28. For Engineering

    Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr. Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,028
    Founded
    1997
  29. For Engineering

    Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1988
  30. For Engineering

    Avinashilingam University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1957
  31. For Engineering

    Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    2007
  32. For Engineering

    Mother Teresa Women's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    1984
  33. For Engineering

    Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    4,300
    Founded
    1985
  34. For Engineering

    Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1988
  35. For Engineering

    SCSVMV University logo
  36. For Engineering

    Central University of Tamil Nadu logo
    Enrollment
    200
    Founded
    2009
  37. For Engineering

    Vinayaka Missions University logo
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1981
  38. For Engineering

    Ponnaiyan Ramajayam Institute of Science and Technology logo
    Founded
    1985

Closest to Tamil Nadu states to learn Engineering