Our institution Kalaignar Karunanidhi Institute of Technology came into existence after Dr. Kalaignar M. Karunanidhi. We are considered as one of the best engineering colleges in Coimbatore.
Various engineering courses that are offered are B.E in Electronics and Communication, Computer Science Engineering, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, Aeronautical Engineering and Post Graduation in Masters in Business Administration, Master of Computer Applications and also offers Masters of Engineering (M.E.) in Computer Science Engineering, VLSI Design, Applied Electronics, Power System Engineering.
We have with us the highly experienced faculty who not only impart theoretical knowledge but also practical knowledge by conducting experiments and giving demonstrations so that the students can understand in a better way.
Mr. Thiru Pongalur N. Palanisamy, Hon’ble Minister for Rural Industries and Animal Husbandry, Govt. of Tamilnadu established the Vijayalakshmi Palanisamy Charitable Trust in 2004. He was illustrious entrepreneur, philanthropist and revered social activist. Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamilnadu, Dr.Kalaignar M.Karunanidhi granted him two portfolios i.e. his diligence and dedication to work. He studied B.Sc. Zoology and did his M.A in Political Science in cement manufacturing process. He has over 18 years tremendous experience in scientific mining process of excavating iron ores, granite quarrying and wind mills. It is due to his excellence and experience that have realized the vision that is KIT.
The motto of our college is “Excellence beyond Expectation”.
We continue to grow with the vision to be one of the top engineering colleges and to be considered as a globally renowned centre for education and research.
The aim of our institution is to impart education and bring about research in engineering and technology for the development of individual and nation.
We are engaged in offering various engineering courses to our students. A comprehensive set of courses offered are as follows B.E in Electronics and Communication, Computer Science Engineering, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, Aeronautical Engineering and Post Graduation in Masters in Business Administration, Master of Computer Applications and also offers Masters of Engineering (M.E.) in Computer Science Engineering, VLSI Design, Applied Electronics, Power System Engineering.
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KIT has determined to be a consistent topper in the list of campus placement records among private institutions in India. It is proud that its graduates are highly rated by employers from industry and commerce in the private and public sectors. Guidance and support for job-seeking students is considered a primary responsibility of the Training and Placement Cell. TPC is headed by the Placement Director Prof. P. S. SENTHIL KUMAR, M.E., MBA assisted the Placement Officer Mr. Karthik Abinanth, MSc. and Mrs. K. Mano Kumar, MBA, Student Counsellor & Trainer and by well qualified Placement Staff Coordinators from each department.
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Our well experienced and qualified faculty provides theoretical and practical knowledge to our students as they believe that practical is as important as theory. Our college has a well equipped workshop that is recommended and installed in order to provide practical knowledge to students. Various experiments in welding, sheet metal work, basic machinery, fitting, plumbing and carpentry are done in this workshop. Demonstrations of experiments are also conducted so that the students can enhance their capabilities and knowledge.
We have a well established digital library that caters to various needs of undergraduate and post graduate students, research scholars and faculty. The library is open on all working days and is functional on an open access system. The college library has a collection of about 60,000 books and 10,000 bound volumes of journals that the students can refer to. It subscribes to about 200 E-journals and 100 international journals in various disciplines of science, engineering and humanities.
Various services like lending of books, journals, audio and video CDs and bibliographic reference and information are rendered by the library. We also have a reading room facility and reprographic facility.
Apart from imparting only education, we also give equivalent emphasis on various sports activities. A sport is considered a mean of recreation for our students and staff. We have a playground spread over a vast area that enables our students to play various outdoor games like cricket, football, basketball, volleyball, shuttle, run track and hockey. We also have various options for indoor games such as chess, carom board and table tennis that stimulated the body both physically and mentally. We are also working towards enhancing the existing sports facilities as we know that Health is wealth.
Governing Council - Kalaignar Karunanidhi Institute of Technology, please read pdf for more information.
I am deeply honoured to be given an opportunity to manage an educational endeavour of the Vijayalakshmi Palanisamy Charitable Trust. Kalaignar Karunanidhi Institute of Technology (KIT) is an engineering institute committed to excellence and the growth that we have witnessed for the past two years is testimony to this fact. Every single detail is given the utmost care and attention to bring out the best in every student. We strongly believe that we would realize our dream – to mould the younger generation as innovative engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs who would add glory to our great nation.
Dr. Vidhya, M.B.B.S, D.G.O.
Managing Trustee, Vijayalakshmi Palanisamy Charitable Trust