Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology
College Name - Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology, Karaikudi
Known as - ACCET
Starting Date of ACCET - 21-July'1952
Founder of ACCET - Dr. R.M. Alagappa Chettiar
Main buildings founder of ACCET - Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the then president of India
Current Principal of ACCET - Dr V. Sekaran
Address of ACCET - ACCET,
Karaikudi - 630004,
Telephone number of ACCET - 04565-224535, 224528
Initial stage departments of ACCET - Civil, Mechanical and Electrical and Electronics.
In 1966, the college was declared as one of the Tamil Nadu Government colleges
Courses offered in ACCET
Electronics and Communication Engineering- 1969
Computer science and Engineering - 2001
MCA - 1988
Microwave and Optical engineering - 1983
The college was one of the constituent college of Madurai Kamaraj University till 2001. Then it has become under the control of Anna University. Now ACCET is one of the major autonomus colleges of Tamilnadu. The college is also one of the TEQIP (Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme)membership colleges in india. Only 11 Tamilnadu TEQIP colleges are there.
The college has been recognized as a research centre.
ACCET has been selected as the Best Tamilnadu Engineering colleges.
UG courses of ACCET
BE - Civil Engineering
BE - Mechanical Engineering
BE - Electrical and Electronics Engineering
BE - Electronics and Communication Engineering
BE - Computer science Engineering
PG Courses of ACCET
Master of Computer Application (MCA)
ME - Optical Communication
ME - Structural Engineering
ME -Computer Aided Design
ME - Power Electronics and Drivers
ME -Environmental Engineering
ACCETOSA - Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering and Technology Old Students Association is to keep alive contacts between the old students of the college and the college students.
Alumni website of ACCET is - www.accetosa.org