Krishnasamy College of Engineering & Technology (KCET) was established in the year 2001 by Sri Krishnasamy Reddiar Educational Trust with the sole motto of “EDUCATION, DISCIPLINE and EXALTATION”. The management is committed to provide quality technical education to the students, in particular from rural areas.
The trust also administers a Polytechnic College, a Women’s Arts College, School, College of Education besides the College of Engineering and Technology.
All B.E/B Tech. Programmes are of 4 Years duration divided into 8 Semesters. MCA Programme is of 3 Years duration divided into 6 Semesters and M.E Programme is of 2 Years duration divided into 4 Semesters. Each semester normally consists of 90 working days or 540 hours. For each theory subject 45 hours per semester and for practical subjects 60 hours per semester are allotted. The B.E./B.Tech. Final year students are required to submit a Project as a partial requirement for the award of the degree. Special efforts are taken by the College for the students to choose subjects of topical interest and get guidance to carry out their Projects.