Sri Krishna College of Engineering & Technology

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Sri Krishna College of Engineering & Technology is an autonomous institution at Sugunapuram near Kuniamuthur, Coimbatore, India with a twenty-acre campus. The college was started in 1998 with 180 students and 18 staff and offered four courses in the Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.). Qualifications are conferred by Anna University.

At present[when?] the college has more than 2,500 students and more than 200 faculty, as well as supporting staff.[citation needed]

Campus[edit]

The campus is about 8 km from the city of Coimbatore; the facilities include classrooms with multimedia equipment/overhead projectors, faculty and administrative blocks, a modern library and computer labs, and a three-storey student residence. There are separate blocks for respective departments of engineering fully equipped with modernised instruments to cultivate practical knowledge in every students; the mechanical department is largest and oldest department at SKCET with a wide range of faculty and students.The mechanical block is the largest among all.It has an Research and development lab to design and build vehicles for students who are an active member of SAE (Society of automobile engineers-coimbatore chapter); the present Head of the department of mechanical is Dr. Ashoka Varthan, who has lectured for 25 years and is a scholar and an author, he has written many books in mechanical engineering subjects. He has also served in PRICOL (the speedometer industry) at Coimbatore, his presence adds a big advantage to the college especially for mechanical students.

Infrastructure[edit]

  • Approximately 5 lakh sq.ft. of instructional area in classrooms and laboratories
  • 20 computer laboratories with 1,200 terminals
  • 8 Mbit/s (1:1) leased line Internet connectivity; all the systems in the campus are networked
  • 2 Mbit/s dedicated VPN connectivity between the college and Anna University, Coimbatore
  • 55,000 sq.ft. of air conditioned central library block with approximately 42,000 volumes of books and 1,000 periodicals of international and national journals and magazines; Internet access to all the e-journals and e-books is enabled
  • food court

References[edit]

External linksCoordinates: 11°01′29″N 77°00′11″E / 11.0247°N 77.00298°E / 11.0247; 77.00298[edit]