Government College of Technology Admission 2018

March 9, 2016

Government College of Technology Coimbatore Admission 2020


Established Year:1945

About Us:

Government College of Technology, Coimbatore (abbreviated as GCT) is an autonomous state-funded engineering college located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India,2019 admissions started. It is affiliated to Anna University.Government College of Technology, Coimbatore was founded in 1945 as Arthur Hope College of Technology named after Arthur Hope by G. D. Naidu. In June 1950, the college moved to its current location in Thadagam Road,Coimbatore. In 1951, the college was renamed as Government College of Technology (GCT). The college was initially affiliated to the University of Madras, later to the Bharathiar University and since the academic year 2001-2002 to Anna University. In 1981, the college was granted autonomy for its civil and mechanical engineering postgraduate programs. Subsequently, in 1987, full autonomy for all programs was granted.



The enchanting atmosphere of the Government College of Technology (GCT), Coimbatore makes learning favourable for the students. GCT provides global standard of infrastructure amenities for the students. Institute has well architect edifice, which includes lecture halls, labs, library, and special rooms for brainstorming session. The objective of these amenities is to impart most advantageous learning environment for the learners and researcher.

 Classroom Facilities

 College has trendy classrooms which is fully air conditioned and packed with modern facilities like black boards, OHP, LCD, podium, tables and chairs. The classrooms facilities make academics’ conducive for students.

 Extra – Curricular Facilities

 The Government College of Technology Students’ Co-operative Stores is registered under the Co-operative Societies Act., 1961 of the Government of Tamilnadu. The Principal is the Ex-officio President of the Stores and two staff members render honorary assistance as Vice-President and Secretary of the Stores. Four Directors for the Stores are elected by student representatives. The Store sells books, instruments, stationery and other articles required by the students. The annual turnover of the stores is nearly Rs. 8,00,000/-.All Students become Associate members of the Stores by paying five rupees as associate membership fee.

 Library Facilities

 The library of the college imparts outstanding facilities and it is known as a place of research, quiet reading and research. The library of the college is the most peaceful place, which imparts progressive knowledge and a friendly atmosphere for the students. The library of the college contains more than one lakh documents consisting of technical books, reports, standards and back volumes of journals. The library subscribes to 89 periodical (print) plus 500+ (e-journals) besides a holding of 25493 bound volumes (back-numbers).

Sports Facilities

 For the holistic development of the students GCT hosts soccer, cricket, hockey, baseball and athletics fields, tennis courts, and volley ball courts, basket ball courts, Ball Badminton and a well equipped gym.

Laboratory Facilities

 Structural Engineering Lab
Environmental Engineering Lab
Surveying and Remote sensing Lab
Highway Engineering Lab
Hydraulics and Fluid machinery lab
Concrete Testing Lab
Soil Mechanics Lab

 Hostel Facilities

 Institute hostel is a second home for the learners. Hostels of the Institute are well kit out with necessary amenities. Institute has separate two hostels for both girls and boys. The hostels of the college are managed by a warden.

Ranking : AAA+

Courses Offered:

Under Graduate:B.E. Civil Engineering

B.E. Computer Science and Engineering

B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering

B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering

B.E. Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

B.E. Mechanical Engineering

B.E. Printing Technology

B.E. Production Engineering

B.Tech. Bio Technology

B.Tech. Industrial Bio-Technology

B.Tech. Information Technology

Post Graduate:M.E. Applied Electronics

M.E. Computer Science and Engineering

M.E. Engineering Design

M.E. Environmental Engineering

M.E. Manufacturing Engineering

M.E. Power Electronics and Drives

M.E. Power Systems Engineering

M.E. Structural Engineering

M.E. Thermal Engineering

M.E. VLSI Design

Why join Government College of Technology

  • Government scholarships available to students
  • AICTE approved
  • Curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Faculty comprises mostly Masters, Ph.D. holders and research guides
  • MOUs with various companies for training programs and placement services


 The training and placement cell of the college maintains fruitful relationship between industries& students by organising various activities. The placement cellof the college enhance student’s soft skills and boost their confident for the various challenges they will face in their career.  The placement cell trained its students through activities like soft skills development, mock group discussions and guest lecturers etc.

Placement Procedure:

Step 1: The Placement Cell sends invitations to potential recruiters for taking part in campus recruitment process along with the placement brochure.

Step 2: Interested companies respond by sending their company profile along with their requirement and remuneration.

Step 3: The Placement cell coordinates with the recruiters and a mutually agreeable date is selected for conducting recruitment process.

Step 4: Students are informed of the company and details of interested students are sent to the company.

Step 5: Recruitment process is held on the planned date.

Step 6: Offers are awarded on the same day of the placements through the placement cell.

Top Visiting Companies

  • Cisco
  • com
  • Microsoft
  • Larsen & Toubro Ltd.
  • L & T Infotech
  • Mico Bosch
  • Alcatel Lucent
  • Mu Sigma

Admission Procedure:

Admission to all undergraduate courses ie. Bachelors in Engineering (B.E.) are carried out through the single window system of the Anna University. Students can choose the courses based upon the state-wise rank calculated by their marks in Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the Department of Education, Government of TamilNadu.

Reservations are provided for BC/MBC/DNC/SC/ST etc as per the rules of the Government of TamilNadu.

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.

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.

 Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions (TNEA) was conducted by Anna University previously. But from the few years there will be no entrance exam for admission in various engineering colleges. The candidates will get the admission on the basis of their class XII percentage. The candidates who are meeting the eligibility criteria will be eligible for the undergraduate courses offered by the various engineering colleges of Tamil Nadu. In this article we are providing the information about TNEA 2020.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates have to check their eligibility first and then proceed to fill the application form. The TNEA eligibility criteria are given here:

General Eligibility:

  • Candidates, those belong to the Tamil Nadu state & complete their 10+2 education from the state is eligible.
  • Candidates, those don’t belong to the Tamil Nadu state, but pass their 10+2 education from the state can apply.
  • Native candidate of Tamil Nadu who passes their 10+2 examination from another state can also apply but they have to submit a valid nativity certificate.
  • Children of central government employees can also apply for the admission process. They have to show their parents/guardians native certificates who have been serving in Tamil Nadu for last five years continuously.
  • Daughters & Son of All India Service Tamil Nadu Cadre Officers can also apply for this exam.

Age Criteria:

  • Age Limit:Candidate’s age should be not less than 18 years & not exceed 25 years.
  • Relaxation:There is an age relaxation for the reserved category as per the university rules.

Qualification Criteria:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates have to complete their 10+2 or equivalent examination with PCM as a compulsory subject from a recognized board.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates have to score 50% marks (General Category), 45% marks (OBC Category) & 40% marks (MBC, DNC, SC, ST & SCA Category).

Important Dates:

Here, we are providing a tentative schedule of TNEA 2020admission:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Notification Release DateIn the month of April 2020
Application form Availability Date3rd week of April 2020
Form Filling Last DateLast week of May 2020
Merit/Rank List Publication Date4th week of June 2020
Counselling Started4th week of June 2020

How to Apply:

The application form of TNEA 2020 will be available only in online mode. After filling in the online registration of TNEA application form 2020, the candidate will have to send printout of the completed online application in person or by post to:

Secretary, TNEA, Anna University,
Chennai – 600 025

The application form must be accompanied by photocopies of relevant certificates and photographs and must reach the above mentioned address on or before the last date. The registration fee must be paid only online. Candidates must pay the registration fee as per the category they belong to, or else their applications will be rejected.

When filling the application form of TNEA 2020, care must be taken to enter only genuine information. The TNEA application form 2020 will include fields like education details and personal details. Also, when uploading any documents, the candidate must conform to the prescribed format.

TNEA Merit List:

The admission into engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu will be based on class 12th Percentage. Candidates, those scores good marks in 10+2 examination, the priority will be given to them. On the basis of 12th percentage, the authority will release rank list. The TNEA Results/rank list will be published in the 4th week of June 2020. Candidates will get admission in the engineering Institution on the basis of the merit list.

TNEA 2020 Counselling:

The counselling of TNEA 2019 will be carried out according to merit and category-wise reservation of seats. Higher ranked candidates will be called for counselling of TNEA 2019 first and have more options to choose from. Candidates can pick their choices of branches and colleges from the available options at the time of counselling. Counselling will be held in offline mode and the candidate has to be present in person. If the candidate is unable to attend counselling for some unavoidable reasons, the parent of the candidate is allowed to attend counselling on behalf of the candidate.

Candidates who get shortlisted for counselling of TNEA 2020 have to pay the counselling fee either through Cash or DD. On the day of counselling, the candidate must also bring along originals of all relevant documents.

Contact Details:

Government College of Technology, Coimbatore

Address  :  Thadagam Main Rd,

PN Pudur, Coimbatore,

Tamil Nadu 641013

Phone0422 243 2221

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