Government College of Engineering Tirunelveli

Tirunelveli, Tamilnadu

Government College of Engineering, Tirunelveli, is a state owned Engineering Institute located in the town of Tirunelveli in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a constituent college of Anna University, Chennai and is a DOTE approved educational institution in Tamil Nadu. It was established in the year 1981. The college is spread on an area of 23 hectares.[1] The institution offers five undergraduate and three postgraduate programmes. The curriculum has been structured by Anna University of Technology Tirunelveli. A literary and debating society has taken shape under the auspices of the Department of English & Humanities. Nearly 1200 students are provided residential accommodation. Four hostels (MANIMUTHARU, VAIGAI, PORUNAI, KAUVERI.) cater to the needs of male students and female students are accommodated in two hostels (BHAVANI, AMARAVATHI). All the hostels offer a central gymnasium and a stadium for indoor and outdoor games.

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Program Details

Program Name
Civil engineering
Electrical and electronics engineering
Computer science and engineering
Mechanical engineering
Over All Seats 474  


Faculty Name No. of faculty
Civil Engineering 8
Computer Science & Engineering 7
Electrical & Electronics Engineering 7
Electronics & Communication Engineering 10
Mechanical Engineering 9

Fee Details

Annual Fee: 8,975


For students, the college has one of the finest placement cells that help them obtain
lucrative job opportunities via campus recruitments. Some of the globally-reputed
organizations that annually hire deserving candidates from the campus are TCS,
IBM, Cogencies, Capgemini and many more.

Company name Average starting salary % of students joined
Tata Consultancy Service 8 lakhs 13
Wipro 9.5 lakhs 9
Infosys 7 lakhs 10


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