Top Engineering Colleges in Chennai

The list of best engineering colleges in Chennai enlists top 20 engineering colleges of Chennai. The colleges have been ranked in order of popularity, teaching faculty, placements, and academic reputation for engineering courses. The Top Engineering Colleges in Chennai ranking has been done to help students decide while choosing colleges. The Top Engineering Colleges in Chennai ranking is the list of top 20 colleges in the city. There are a large number of good colleges in Tamil Nadu. Chennai is one of the dream destinations for engineering aspirants, the Best engineering colleges in Madra list has been separately published here.

Top Engineering Colleges in Chennai

Rank College Founded In All India Rank
1 Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT M) 1959 5
2 Anna University Chennai, CEG Campus 1794 12
3 SRM University- College of Engineering (SRM Univ) 1985 12 (India Today)
4 Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute University  (Dr MGR DU) 1988 NA
5 Vels University 1992 NA
6 Indian Maritime University (IMU) 2008 NA
7 Madras Institute of Technology (MIT) 1949 NA
8 Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering (SSNCE) 1996 NA
9 Vel Tech Dr RR Dr SR Technical University 1990 NA
10 Alagappa College of Technology (ACCET) 1949 NA
11 Meenakshi Sundararajan Engineering College (MSEC) 2001 NA
12 St. Joseph’s College of Engineering 1994 NA
13 Panimalar Engineering College 2000 NA
14 Easwari Engineering College 1996 NA
15 Sri Sai Ram Engineering College 1996 NA
16 Veltech Multitech Dr.Rangarajan Dr. Sakunthala Engineering College 1990 NA
17 Vel Tech High Tech Dr Rangarajan Dr Sakunthala Engineering College 1990 NA
18 SRR Engineering College 2002 NA
19 KCG College of Technology 1998 NA
20 Jerusalem College of Engineering 1995 NA

List of colleges and institutions affiliated with Anna University in Chennai Region

  • Anna University of Technology, Chennai
  • Anna University College of Engineering Tindivanam
  • Anna University College of Engineering Arani
  • Anna University College of Engineering Kanchipuram.

Other engineering colleges in Chennai

  • Velammal Engineering College, Chennai
  • BS Abdur Rahman University, Chennai
  • Alagappa College of Technology, Chennai
  • Sathyabama University, Chennai
  • Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai
  • Hindustan University, Kelambakkam
  • Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology, Chennai
  • Bharath University, Chennai
  • Anand Institute of Higher Technology, Chennai
  • Aalim Muhammed Salegh College of Engineering, Chennai.

For most of the engineering colleges, admission is through TNEA. TNEA is conducted by Anna University.