PSG College of Technology

PSG College of Technology

PSG College of Technology
PSG College of Technology Main Building


PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore is a private technical institution in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. The institute was founded in 1951 by the PSG & Sons’ Charitable Trust. At the time of foundation, PSG College of technology was the only private technical institute in the state. Later in 1978, the institute was granted autonomous status by the University of Madras. In 2001, PSG college of Technology became affiliated to Anna University, leaving its previous affiliator, Bharathiar University. At present, the college offers 48 full-time and part-time courses in Engineering, Science, and Management. As of 2016, PSG College of Technology is one of the best technical institutes in the country.

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List of Contents

  1. Location.
  2. Ranking.
  3. Course Offered.
  4. Admission Procedure.
  5. Fee Structure.
  6. Cut – off.
  7. Placement.
  8. Campus.


PSG College of Technology is situated at 8 Km from Coimbatore Railway Station and 6 Km from the Airport. The institute is well connected to other important locations in the city.


PSG College of Technology is one of the most revered engineering institutes in the country. In 2016 institution rankings, published by the HRD Ministry, PSG CET was ranked 24th in the list of best engineering institutes in the country.

Also in the same year, PSG College of Technology was ranked the 16th best engineering institution in the country.

It was also ranked the 4th best private engineering institute by Outlook India magazine in 2016.

EduPadhai ranked PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore at 18th Spot in the list of top 50 engineering institutes in India, 2016.

Ranking BodyRank
HRD Ministry24
Top 100 Engineering colleges (Outlook magazine)16
Top 10 Private Engineering college (Outlook Magazine)4

Courses Offered

Undergraduate Courses

  1. Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech/B.E) in 19 trades.
  2. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in 2 trades.

Postgraduate Courses

  1. Master of Engineering (M.Tech) in 34 trades.
  2. Master of Science (M.Sc) in 5 trades.
  3. MBA & PGDM.
  4. M.Phil.
  5. MCA.

Doctorate Programs

  1. MS & PhD.

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Admission Procedure

UG Programs

As already mentioned, PSG College of Technology is affiliated to Anna University. Therefore, admission to PSG’s UG programs is solely through Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission (TNEA).

PG Programs

In the case of PG Programs, admission is either via GATE score or Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) score. However, among the two, GATE score is given the first preference.

Fee Structure

DisciplineGovt. Aided SeatsSelf Supporting Seats
Automobile EngineeringRs. 52,080
Bio TechnologyRs. 52,080
Civil EngineeringRs. 16,680 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,680 (Gen)
Rs. 57,080
Computer Science and EngineeringRs. 52,205
Electrical and Electronics EngineeringRs. 16,680 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,680 (Gen)
Electronics & Communication EngineeringRs. 16,680 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,680 (Gen)
Rs. 57,080
Information TechnologyRs. 57,205
Mechanical EngineeringRs. 16,805 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,805 (Gen)
Rs. 57,205
Metallurgical EngineeringRs. 16,680 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,680 (Gen)
Rs. 57,080
Production EngineeringRs. 16,805 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,805 (Gen)
Rs. 57,205
Robotics and Automation EngineeringRs. 52,080
Textile TechnologyRs. 16,680 (SC/ST/SCA)
Rs. 20,680 (Gen)
Rs. 57,080
Bio Medical EngineeringRs. 57,080
Fashion TechnologyRs. 52,080
Instrumentation and Control EngineeringRs. 57,080

From the above-listed branches, some of them are accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA).
An accredited branch means that students graduating in these branches can apply for jobs in USA, Russia, and other countries without a PG degree from these countries. In other words, the quality of education in these branches is of international standards. The list of accredited branches is as follows.

  1. Civil Engineering.
  2. Mechanical Engineering.
  3. Production Engineering.
  4. Electronics and Communication Engineering.
  5. Textile Engineering.
  6. Biomedical Engineering.
  7. Information & Technology.
  8. Instrumentation and Control Engineering.
  9. Metallurgy.


Boys Hostel (occupancy of 6 in a room) – Rs.72,500.

Girls Hostel
  • 4-seater – Rs. 63,500.
  • 6-seater – Rs. 61,500.
  • 8-seater – Rs. 60,500.

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Cut – off for 2016 admissions at PSG College of Engineering.

Computer Science and Engineering198.75
Civil Engineering198.50
Electronics & Communication Engineering199.25
Mechanical Engineering199.25
Electrical and Electronics Engineering198.75
Metallurgical Engineering198.00
Instrumentation and Control Engineering197.75
Information Technology197.75


As per the college website, the average placement for UG Programs is about 85%. The maximum package for certain dept. is about 21 lakhs p.a. For more information visit


PSG College of Technology has a 45 – acre campus located in the heart of the city of Coimbatore. The college campus is a fully residential one, with all the facilities such an institution should have. The college has 14 hostels inside the campus, of which 5 are for

PSG College of Technology
Peelamedu Bridge

girls, with a capacity of accommodating 4000+ students. A special feature of PSG College of Technology is the Peelamedu bridge connecting the two campuses on either side of NH. Apart from the basic facilities, the luxurious ones include:

  1. High-Speed Internet.
  2. Sports complex.
  3. Mess facilities.
  4. Canteens.

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