Anna University is a technical university in Tamil Nadu, India, 2019 Admissions started. The main university campus is located in Guindy, Chennai. It was named after C N Annadurai, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on 4 September 1978. It became an affiliating university in 2001, absorbing all engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu. On 14 September 2011, the constituents were merged back to a single affiliating university for engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu.The Government of Tamil Nadu established the Anna University of Technology on 4 September 1978 through Tamil Nadu Act 30 of 1978. The new university was formed from the erstwhile University of Madras faculty of engineering and technology and consisted of four institutes namely College of Engineering, Guindy, Alagappa College of Technology, Madras Institute of Technology and School of Architecture and Planning. In 1982, the name current name “Anna University” was adopted.In 2001, under the Anna University Amendment Act of 2001, the university became an affiliating university, taking under its wings all the engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu. This included six government engineering colleges, three government-aided private institutions, and 426 self-financing colleges.
Equipping students and faculty alike with Internet services, CEG houses specialized computing centre to satisfy all the computational and technological requirements. With high end computing nodes and other advanced laboratories, the computing centres provides enhanced facilities to the students. In addition to this, is a knowledge data centre, aims to promote excellence in teaching, research and governance by providing software and technology resources.
The CEG Library provides students with access to a vast collection of books and journals, in the order of over 1.5 lakh, and digital learning services. The library also offers access to a range of exclusive e-books and e-journals, which can be accessed in the library through the Digital Knowledge Centre.Besides the central library, the various academic departments have their own libraries that expand the availability of department-specific books available to their students.
With experienced doctors and staff on call, aided by modern lab equipments, CEG’s Health Centre is equipped to handle the medical needs of the students. Consultation is free for all the students and employees. Additionally, an ambulance service is available to attend to emergencies. The health centre is also responsible for conducting comprehensive health checks for the benefit of the students of CEG.
CEG provides campus-wide, high-speed WiFi services for students to stay connected to the Internet and be an active part of the digital age.
Student Amenities Centre:
The SAC provides several services to fulfill student needs that include facilities to take printouts, photocopies, as well as to do their laundry.
NAAC Grade: A
The campus placement activities for more than 3000 students belonging to engineering/management departments are regularly carried out for improved performance and placement probability. The Centre for University and Industrial collaboration (CUIC/Placement cell) provides the infra-structural facilities to conduct group discussions, tests and interviews besides catering to other logistics. The Office interacts with many industries in the country, of which nearly 200 companies visit the campus for holding campus interviews.
The industries, which approach the institute, come under the purview of:
TNEA Admission process will commence after the counselling is over. Candidates have to report in the allotted colleges and submit the fees and complete the admission formalities.Candidates will have to verify there documents in the respective colleges and then pay the admission fees.
Reservations are also provided for Physically handicapped / Ex-Service men / Sports persons / Other state candidates.
B.Arch Degree Admission:
Candidates having passed 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination with 50% marks as aggregate. , having Mathematics as a subject of study and obtained 80 marks out of 200 in NATA(National Aptitude Test for Architecture) test in any one of the attempt.
12, Sardar Patel Rd,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600025
Tel-Number :044-2235 8491
Anna University Chennai Engineering Review 2018
Anna University was established on 4th September, 1978 as a unitary type of University. This University was named after Late Dr.C.N.Annadurai, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. It offers higher education in Engineering, Technology, Architecture and Applied Sciences relevant to the current and projected needs of the society. Besides promoting research and disseminating knowledge gained therefrom, it fosters cooperation between the academic and industrial communities.