Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, formerly known as Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering, is located at Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu. It was established in the year 1984 and obtained the ‘Deemed-to-be’ status in the year 2006 by the University Grants Commission.
In 2015 the NAAC organization accredited the institution with an ‘A’ grade and three of its UG courses have been recognized under tier-1 by the NBA.
It is the first in the country to have introduced a special B.Tech program for the Speech and Hearing impaired students. There are 11 departments, offering undergraduate and postgraduate programs across 28 disciplines.
The institution is setup on a wifi-enabled green and modern campus across 400 acres of land.
Students seeking admissions for any of the programs have to fill an application form and pay a fees of Rs.600/-. Candidates will be selected based on their 12th standard final examination score for undergraduate studies and for postgraduate courses, they will be assessed on their performance in the bachelors program.
The College has signed MOUs with around 21 International universities and provides an opportunity for students to spend one or two semesters at one of those universities. The NIRF has ranked the institution 52nd among all universities in India and it has secured 1st place in terms of Graduation outcomes.
Application and Admission Procedure
The eligibility for admission in Kalasalingam University is 50% in 10+2 for UG program and bachelor’s degree in PG programs. The application process is done online as follows.
How to apply:
Candidates can get the application form and Information brochure at the University. They can also register themselves on the university’s official website using their email. After logging in, an application form will be provided which needs to be filled in duly. A passport size photo and necessary documents needed to be uploaded.
An application fee of Rs. 600/- should be paid online. Applicants can also pay offline from a DD of Rs. 650/- in favor of "Kalasalingam University". Candidates are advised to keep a print out of the application form for future reference.
- Passport size photo. (Less than 50KB)
- 10th and Plus-Two mark list
- Degree Certificate
The admission is done based on score of entrance test such as KUEE/JEE Main and NATA for B.Tech and for B.Arch program respectively. Candidates have to qualify CAT/ TANCET for MBA.
After counselling, candidates are granted admission.
Hostel and Facilities
The campus of Kalasalingam University is located near the revered temple town of Srivilliputhur in the foothills of Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu. The campus provides round the clock internet facility with large storage facility. The campus includes modern day classrooms, workshops, and laboratories.
The university has built a world-class swimming pool, indoor games auditorium, a gymnasium hall and a sports arena for outdoor games. Other facilities are a canteen, guest house, health center and a shopping complex.
The university provides separate hostels for boys and girls. Hostels in this university are multistorey buildings having the lush green environment and serene parks.
Hostels can accommodate around 1000 students at once. Other facilities available in the hostel are the hygienic dining hall, recreational room, sports rooms and 24/7 security.
Regular seminars, sports meet, cultural fests and debate competitions are organized for all-round development of students.
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