Alagappa Chettiar College Of Engineering And Technology, Karaikudi Sivaganga

Tamil Nadu

Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology (ACGCET) was established in the year 1952 under the state government. It is located in Sekkalai, Karaikudi, in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. It is a state public university and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai.

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The campus is an urban location and spread across 218.55 acres of land with facilities like non-resident student Centre Building, hostel facility, sports and games, Cooperative stores, medical facility Auditorium, post office bank and much more.

The college provides undergraduate and postgraduate engineering courses.The students of Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology of civil engineering from the batch of 2004-2008 achieved 100% campus placement.

The basic admission criterion is based on merit and is done through TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission).

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Application and Admission Procedure




B.E. (full time)

Passed in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, & Mathematics


B.E. (part time)

Graduate with B.Sc. or diploma in engineering/technology



Graduate in B.E or B.Tech



Graduate in BCA or any relevant discipline


Candidates who wish to apply for admission can fill the admission form, which can be found in any centre of Anna University & post it to:

The Secretary,

Tamil Nadu Engineering Admissions,

Anna University, Chennai – 600025

Hostel and Facilities


This college has 6 Girl’s hostels and 6 Boy’s which has accommodation total 1621 students. The warden is there in every hostel who acts as the principal of hostels and also takes care of the discipline in the hostel.

The college has 2 superintendents. One is administration in charge and other is in charge of accounts and the things that have been purchased. One is general representative who is elected by hostel members for each mess who holds office in academic year.

Total area of girl’s and boy’s hostel is 3145.8 sq. and 4413.7 sq.respectively.

Other facilities

It provides co-operative stores which caters upon requirement of students. There is also medical store in the college and patient ward. The college also has auditorium with 600 seats where cultural programmes are conducted.

The Post Office and Bank facility is located in college campus where IDBI Bank collects fees, SBI ATM facility is also available and Indian Bank ATM is available on college road.

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Affiliated to Anna University, Chennai
Establishment year 1994
Aid Status Government
Minority N

Hostel and Facilities

Total Hostel Capacity


Hostel Accomodation: Yes
Total Hostel Capacity 411
Total Number of Boys Hostels 1
Hostel Accomodation (Boys)(Number of rooms) 252
Boys Hostel(Number of beds) 804
Boys Hostel(Average Area per Bed) 24475
Total Number of Girls Hostels 1
Hostel Accomodation (Girls)(Number of rooms) 159
Girls Hostel(Number of beds) 438
Girls Hostel(Average Area per Bed) 17931


Popularity Rank (based on average rank of admitted students): 121

Contact Number and Address


Near Kendriya Vidhyalaya, College Road, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu 630004, India

City Karaikudi
District Sivaganga
State Tamil Nadu
Pin code 630004
Phone +91 4565 224 528
Fax 4565224970
Email Id [email protected]

Fee Structure

Fee Structure

Stream Fees Structure for one year
Engineering (BE/BTech) ₹ 8,980 To 10120

Courses Offered at

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Course Exam Category Cutoff Year
BE Electronics And Communication Engineering TNEA General 196 Marks 2015
BE Computer Science and Engineering TNEA General 193 Marks 2016
BE Electronics And Communication Engineering TNEA General 194 Marks 2016
M.C.A TANCET MBC 19 Marks 2015
M.C.A TANCET Other Backward Class 12 Marks 2015
M.C.A (Lateral) TANCET Other Backward Class 35 Marks 2015
M.C.A TANCET General 31 Marks 2016
M.C.A TANCET MBC 19 Marks 2016
M.C.A (Lateral) TANCET MBC 40 Marks 2016
M.C.A TANCET Other Backward Class 15 Marks 2016
M.C.A TANCET Schedule Caste 20 Marks 2016
M.C.A (Lateral) TANCET Schedule Caste 22 Marks 2016


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