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Kalasalingam University

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Established : 1984 | Accredited/Approved : UGC

Kalasalingam University is a private institution of higher education located in Krishnankoil, near Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. It started in 1984 as the Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering and was granted university status by the UGC in 2006.

The University has many programs for undergraduates, postgraduates, and doctoral students in areas like Engineering, Management, Agriculture, Arts, and Sciences. Kalasalingam University Courses are designed to match industry needs and help students succeed in their careers. The teachers are super experienced, with many of them having Ph.D from top institutes. They have done a lot of research and published papers, and they use all that knowledge to teach students.

This institute is one of the best in India for higher education. Its BTech course is especially famous and is always ranked high by different ranking organizations in the country. Kalasalingam University NIRF Ranking is 39 for B Tech & 50 for the Overall Category. This ranking is a testimony of its quality education and placement records.

The University has a special team to help students find internships and jobs. They have done a great job placing students from different fields in big companies. The University partners with top companies like TCS, Cognizant, HCL, and Infosys, giving students awesome chances for their careers.


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Entrance and merit-based

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Kalasalingam University Location

Anand Nagar, Virudhunagar, Krishnankovil - 626126, Tamil Nadu, India

Kalasalingam University Notable Alumni

K Visalini is an Indian Prodigy known for outstanding accomplishments in the global arena.

Is Kalasalingam University good?

  • Kalasalingam University's syllabus is made to match what the industry needs so students are well-prepared for jobs.
  • It encourages students to participate in sports, cultural events, and social activities, helping them grow their talents, interests, and connections.
  • With good facilities and smart teachers, students can study well and learn the skills they need for their future careers.

Kalasalingam University Rankings

To date, the university has been ranked by several organizations. For example, in the NIRF Rankings, Kalasalingam University was ranked among the Top 50 Universities in India.


Kalasalingam University NIRF Ranking





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Kalasalingam University Course Admission

Admission to this University is fully entrance-based and merit-based for certain courses. However, admission seekers need to fulfill the eligibility criteria. The University's flagship program is B Tech.

  • Candidates willing to apply in the B.Tech course must have a minimum of 50%  in 10+2 or any equivalent of State Board, CBSE, Matric, and any other Board of Education recognized by State and Central Government (PCM subjects)
  • Candidates must appear in the Kalasalingam University Entrance Exam for admission into the B.Tech program. However, students with valid JEE Main scores are exempt from the KUEE.
  • For admission into the MBA course, Applicants will be qualified based on their performance in the previous qualifying examination or TANCET scores.
  • The admission procedure is fully online. Candidates need to visit the website to apply online. The application fee will vary from INR 300-650/-

Kalasalingam University Placement

The University does a great job with placements. It has an Office of Corporate Relations (OCR) that works hard to get job opportunities for students who graduate. This office also gives students career guidance and technical skills training. It tries to connect the University with industries, making it easier for students to find jobs.

The University stays in touch with big companies and industries, which helps many students get jobs through campus interviews. Because the students have good academic records, more companies come to the University every year.

The university's alumni are doing really well in the corporate world. Their success sets a high standard, and the University works hard to keep up this legacy. The companies visiting the institution during the placement drive are TCS, IBM, HCL, Accenture, Wipro, EY, Cognizant, and Mphasis. Kalasalingam University Average Package is 4.5 LPA..  In contrast, the Highest placement Package stood at INR 12 LPA.

Kalasalingam University Facilities

The campus of Kalasalingam University is laid out on flourishing greens in the foothills of the southern part of the Western Ghats of Tamil Nadu. The University has well-equipped laboratories and modern facilities for students.

The University has a central library on campus. The library carries more than one lakh books in various disciplines. In addition to the books, the University also houses many journals, magazines, and competitive exam books. In addition, the institution has many courts and sports grounds for various indoor and outdoor games.

Kalasalingam University Hostel Fees

University provides separate hostel facilities for boys & girls. The rooms are available in AC-enabled and non-AC rooms. All the rooms are available on a three seater basis. The fee structure of the hostels is- INR 59.50K- INR  1.50L

The fee breakup is shown below:

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Normal mess


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Three-bedded room Non-A/C Non-Attached



Three-bedded room Non-A/C Attached



Three-bedded Annexure Non-A/C Non-Attached



Three-bedded Annexure Attached




Three-bedded AC Non-Attached

Rs. 84,500

Rs. 99,500

Three-bedded AC Attached

Rs. 94,500

Rs. 1,09,500

KU Course fee structure

BE/BTech - Civil Engineering 120000 4 years
BE/BTech - Mechanical Engineering 120000 4 years
BE/BTech - Information Technology 120000 4 years
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KU Entrance exams required for Admission 2024

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Asked question

What are the course fees for the B-Tech program at Kalasalingam University?
Asked by A. Rohini kanthi
replied on 16-May-2024 06:37:03

Kalasalingam University's fee structure for B-Tech per year is INR 1.21 lakhs. For the entire program, it will cost INR 4.84 lakhs. 

What are the admission criteria for Kalasalingam University for the B.Sc. program?
Asked by S.P.Sanjay
replied on 17-May-2024 06:43:18

The only basic criteria required for B.Sc. admissions at KU is to have passed 10+2 board exams with science subjects with min of 50% marks. 

How to apply for B.Sc. program ay Kalasalingam University?
Asked by S.P.Sanjay
replied on 17-May-2024 06:43:54

The mode of application for the B.Sc. program at Kalasalingam University is accepted online mode. Students must fill in the form online, attach the necessary docs, and pay the form fees to complete the process. 

I want t to be admitted to the M.Sc. program at Kalasalingam University.
Asked by S.P.Sanjay
replied on 17-May-2024 06:49:47

To qualify for the M.Sc. program at Kalasalingam University, applicants must have passed graduation (B.Sc.) from a recognized University. There is no entrance exam needed for selection.

What is the Kalasalingam University B Tech fee structure
Asked by Guest
replied on 18-Jan-2024 19:11:39

Kalasalingam University fees for B Tech is approximately INR 1.2 lakhs on an annual basis.

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Anand Nagar, Krishnankoil, Srivilliputhur Taluk, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India- 626126, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India

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