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    About Karunya University

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS), Coimbatore or Karunya University was started in the year 2004. The institute was started by Late Dr D.G.S.Dhinakaran, who aimed at starting a technical university which produced trained engineers with some professional leadership qualities. The institute was awarded an autonomous status and declared Deemed-to-be University in the year 1999. KITS, Coimbatore is accredited by NAAC. The institute is the first self-financing autonomous engineering college of the country. The university is AICTE approved. Karunya University is a Christian minority institution. Karunya University has UGC approval for the fields of Arts, Science and Agriculture. In the Engineering category of NIRF Ranking 2021, the college has secured 105th rank. The university was ranked 80 in NIRF Engineering Ranking 2020.

    Initially having a capacity of 180 students, the Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore now houses nearly 7482 students and has a strength of around 397 faculty members. There are a total of 18 academic departments in the institution. The institute believes in rendering the vision of its founders. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore is involved in carrying research and development for human problems in the streams of Food, Water, Energy and Healthcare. The institute is popularly known as KITS (Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences). 

    Karunya University offers courses in Bachelor's, Master's and Doctoral programmes. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore offers graduate and postgraduate programmes in the field of Engineering and Arts and Science. The institute also offers programmes in the fields of Agriculture and Management. The institute conducts its own entrance examination, Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE) for BTech and BSc admissions and Karunya Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) for MBA admissions.  

    What is the full form of KITS Coimbatore?

    The full form of KITS Coimbatore is the Karunya Institute of Technology Coimbatore. It is located in Coimbatore.

    Karunya University Location 

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore has a sprawling campus of 700 acres. The campus is surrounded by mountains. The nearest airport is the Coimbatore Airport which is 26 km away from the campus. The Coimbatore railway station is 27 km and the Coimbatore bus stand is 29km from the campus.

    Latest News and Updates

    • Ms Rebekah Rachel Wood (Biomedical, Class of 2020) has been accepted to the spring exchange program at the Ben Gurion University of Negev (BGU), Israel.

    • Dr Jibu Thomas (Associate Professor & Head, Biotechnology) and co-author Ms Reena Josephine (PhD scholar) obtained the award for writing the "Best paper published in BioTechnologia", awarded by the prestigious Committee of Biotechnology Polish Academy of Sciences and Professor Wacław Szybalski Foundation, Poland.

    • Dr Hemalatha G. (Associate Professor & Head, Civil Engineering) has been nominated for the "Academic Leader Award (Female)" by GISR Foundation's IBAE-2020 committee.

    KITS Coimbatore Awards, Ranking, Accreditations and Collaborations

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Ranking

    • The institute has been ranked 105th in the NIRF Engineering Ranking 2021. 

    Karunya University Awards

    • Educational National Excellence Award 2016
      -Best University Serving Social Cause - CSR by ASSOCHAM INDIA

    • Educational National Excellence Award 2016
      - Best University in Sports by ASSOCHAM INDIA

    • Asia Education Summit & Awards 2016
      - Best Deemed University in Tamil Nadu by Worldwide Achievers Pvt Ltd.

    • Education Excellence Award 2016
      - Best University in South for Research and Consultancy Initiatives by The Education Post

    • Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore is awarded as one of the best top agricultural universities of India.

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Accreditations

    • NAAC Accreditation

    • NBA Accreditation for B.Tech, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Biotechnology.

    • ACCA (UK) Accreditation for B.Com and Management Programmes.

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Collaborations

    • Siemens, Mumbai

    • CISCO

    • Novell Software Development India Pvt. Ltd

    • IBM

    • M/s. SALZER Electronics Ltd., Coimbatore

    • Lancet Commission on Global Surgery

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences International Collaborations

    • Ben-Gurion University, Israel

    • Technion-Israel University of Technology, Israel

    • RWTH Aachen University Germany

    • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA

    • University of West England UK

    • University of Manitoba, Canada

    • University of North Dakota, USA

    • University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada

    • Reagent University, Virginia Beach, USA

    • University of Archaeology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

    • Universidad De Sevilla, Spain

    • University of Information Technology and Management, Rzesz’ow, Poland

    • Staffordshire University, UK

    • Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research (BIDR), Ben-Gurion

    • Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic

    • North Western College, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA

    • Cambridge University, UK

    • Bar Ilan University, Israel

    • Agricultural Research Organisation, Govt. Of Israel

    • Technical University Berlin, Germany

    KITS Coimbatore Notable Alumni

    Alumni Name

    Present Occupation

    David Saul Singh

    Manager Planning & Control at Darwish Bin Ahmed & Sons Group of Companies, Abu Dhabi

    Zechariah Abel

    Technical Lead at HCL Technologies Ltd,Chennai.

    Joshua Madan

    CEO-Covenant Group

    Sam Rufus Nallaraj

    CEO, GluePlus Innotech India Pvt. Ltd.

    Daniel Jacob

    General Manager-HR, EC Group

    Meera Mariam Varughese

    Nutrition Officer at Nestlé India Ltd.

    Roshini Bala

    Assistant Brand Manager Marketing - Lactogen & Nestogen at Nestlé, Gurgaon


    KITS Coimbatore Clubs, Committees and Societies

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Clubs and Committees include a plethora of options for extra-curricular and other academics related activities. Students can take part in the various events organized by the Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Clubs. The institute comprises a Department of Extension and Continuing Education and encourages its students to register themselves in any of the Co-curricular activities (CCA) organized by the department. The department grants credits to the students who enrol for these co-curricular activities and also earn extra additional credits by volunteering in these clubs.

    • National Service Scheme [NSS]  

    • Karunya Outreach Club

    • Nature Club

    • Rotaract Club

    • Youth Red Cross

    • Community Health Services

    • Journalism Club

    • Astronomy Club

    • Music Club

    • YS Youth Club

    • Leadership & Toast Master Club

    • Food & Nutrition Club

    • Photo & Video club

    • Bethesda Services

    • Karunya Arts & Literary Association (KALA)

    • Software and Networking Club

    • Science and Faith Dialogue Club

    KITS Coimbatore Facilities 

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore facilities are built with the intention that the students feel comfortable and are at ease inside the campus. The 700 acres of Karunya Institute campus comprises top-notch facilities and infrastructures like research laboratories, residences and academic infrastructure and facilities. The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore infrastructure also includes Computer Laboratories, Computer Technology Centre, 24/7 internet facility, hostels, the centre of excellence and smart classrooms with the latest technology provisions. The institute also consists of a central library, which has a huge collection of reference books, textbooks, national and international journals, e-journals, CDs, and videos.

    Apart from the academic provisions the Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore also provides its students with outdoor and indoor sports facilities like a Football ground, Hockey field, Basketball courts, Volleyball courts, Ball badminton court, Kabaddi court, Badminton court, Table Tennis, Carom, and Archery arena. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore is a completely residential institute. They provide separate accommodation for girls and boys and also have a mess facility for the residential students. The institute has its own medical facility Karunya Sheesha Hospital. 

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    Karunya University Courses

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Courses include programmes at Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral levels. The institute offers courses in fields of engineering, agriculture and food processing biotechnology. The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore also offers lateral entry to diploma students.

    The student’s age shall not be above 21 years for undergraduate or integrated programmes. Post-graduate student applications will be accepted with age above 30 years.

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Eligibility Criteria

    Course/Degree

    Eligibility Criteria

    B.Tech

    Pass in 10+2 examination with a minimum score of 50% with PCM subjects and other additional relevant field subjects

    B.Sc

    Minimum score of 50% aggregate in 10+2 examination with relevant subjects or equivalents.

    B.Com

    Aggregate score of minimum 50% in 10+2 examination

    M.Tech

    B. E/ B.Tech in the necessary relevant field with a minimum aggregate score of 60%.

    M.Sc

    Minimum aggregate of 50% in the Bachelor’s degree in the respective field with relevant subjects

    M.Phil

    Post-graduation degree with a minimum score of 55% or equivalent CGPA.

    Ph.D

    A minimum score of 55% or equivalent CGPA in Post-graduation degree.

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    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Admissions

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore admissions are done on the basis of basic eligibility criteria as mentioned by the department. A student must achieve a minimum percentile in his/her previous examinations. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore offers admission at three levels, undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. The institute also provides lateral admission for B.Tech programmes.

    The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore admission for B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture requires a valid score of Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE). Apart from the eligibility criteria of a minimum percentile in the previous examination and entrance examination score, the candidate will be granted final admission after document verification and payment of fees. 

    KITS Coimbatore Admission procedure for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes (Except B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture)

    • Visit the website of KITS, Coimbatore and fill out the application form.

    • Admission will be based on the merit of the qualifying exam and shortlisting of the candidates will be done accordingly.

    • If shortlisted, the institute will provide provisional admission after deposition of documents and fee.

    Karunya University B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Admission Process

    • Meet the specified eligibility criteria of minimum percentile 

    • Appear for the Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE).

    • Submit EOI with the mention of the course the candidate is willing to pursue 

    • Fill and submit the application form 

    • Submit the required documents

    • Pay the initial fee amount

    KITS Coimbatore Research Programmes Admission Process

    • Meet the required eligibility criteria

    • Fill and submit an online application form in the KITS, Coimbatore official website.

    • Appear for the written test and interview

    • Verify the documents

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    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Scholarship

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore believes that no student must be barred or deprived of taking education due to the lack of funds. Hence, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore scholarship programmes are offered to the students who need financial support. The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore scholarships are also provided to meritorious students of the institute. The students are offered scholarships from the central and state government and also by KITS, Coimbatore. The students who excel in sports also are awarded some scholarship benefits.

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Cutoff

    The admission at KITS is granted to the students who have fulfilled the eligibility criteria as mentioned by the departments. KITS, Coimbatore cutoff includes a minimum percentile score and KEE score. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore cutoff comprises of following criteria

    • KEE score for B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture 

    • Minimum percentile in the previous examination.

    • Relevant subjects in the previous course

    Karunya University Placement

    The alumni of KITS, Coimbatore having top positions in companies provides the students of the institute with placement opportunities. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Placement drive also includes opportunities to the potential students for summer internships. 

    KITS Coimbatore Top Recruiters

    NetApp

    Hyundai

    Larsen and Turbo

    Byjus

    HSBC

    Oracle

    KPIT

    Sony

    Honeywell

    Cognizant

    Tech Mahindra

    Titan

    Everest

    IBM

    Wipro

    Nestle

    Oyo Rooms

    ICICI Bank

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    Karunya University Highlights

    ParameterParameter Description
    Established2004
    Courses12 Degrees and 104 Courses
    AccreditationsNAAC
    ApprovalsUGC
    GenderCo-ed
    Student count7482
    Faculty count399
    Campus size700 acres
    Gender percentageMale 67% and Female 33%
    Student Diversification (Outside State)
    UG - 4 Year - 41%
    PG - 2 Year - 32%

    Karunya University Rankings / Accreditations

    Ranking Publisher NIRF

    300 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Engineering
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend Graph

    39.43
    50.77
    30.7
    43.86
    51.16
    10.95

    Key takeaways from Karunya University's Ranking Statistics

    • Karunya University ranks higher than 25 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • Karunya University dropped by 2 position in 2022 from previous year.

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    Female Percentage
    142 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    DomainYearScoreRank BandRank
    Universities2022-NA-101-150-NA-
    Universities2021-NA-101-150-NA-
    Universities201938.79-NA-92
    Universities201838.61-NA-89

    Key takeaways from Karunya University's Ranking Statistics

    • Karunya University ranks higher than 25 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • Karunya University dropped by 2 position in 2022 from previous year.
    142 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    DomainYearScoreRank BandRank
    Overall2022-NA-101-500-NA-
    Overall2021-NA-101-150-NA-

    Key takeaways from Karunya University's Ranking Statistics

    • Karunya University ranks higher than 25 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • Karunya University dropped by 2 position in 2022 from previous year.

    Accreditations
    Accreditation is a process by which the quality of all the programmes is examined and certified normally by an external body of academics in a college. It validates and certifies the academic processes practiced within an institute are robust and relevant.

    Approvals
    In India, a degree can only be delivered by an approved institution and awarded by an institution authorized to do so by an act of parliament or legislature. Approval of institutions can be in the form of affiliation, autonomy, constituent or even approved institution status accorded by a university
    UGC

    Karunya University Placements

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS), Coimbatore Placements are provided to the final year students. KIT, Coimbatore provides placement opportunities to the students of the institute. KIT, Coimbatore placement has recently seen the placement of nearly 80% of students in reputed organisations. The curriculum of Karunya University comprises a course structure that will help the students to gain enough industry knowledge. The curriculum trains the students with all the industry skills which will help them in the future in the professional world. 

    The KITS, Coimbatore placement committee is responsible for organising all the placement-related activities and inviting the companies for the placement drive. All the eligible students are required to pass the pre-requisite criteria for the placement drive.  

    KITS Coimbatore Placement Statistics 2021 (UG 3 Year Course)

    Particulars
    Statistics
    Number of students in a batch242
    Number of eligible students229
    Number of students placed68
    Median salary offeredRs. 2,50,000
    Number of students opted for higher education14


    Karunya University Placement Statistics 2021 (UG 4 Year Course)

    Particulars
    Statistics
    Number of students in a batch1922
    Number of eligible students1742
    Number of students placed959
    Median salary offeredRs. 2,40,000
    Number of students opted for higher education123


    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences Placement Statistics 2021 (PG 2 Year Course)

    Particulars
    Statistics
    Number of students in a batch324
    Number of eligible students314
    Number of students placed149
    Median salary offeredRs. 2,40,000
    Number of students opted for higher education25


    KITS Coimbatore Placement Statistics 2021 (PG 5 Year Integrated Course)

    Particulars
    Statistics
    Number of students in a batch21
    Number of eligible students17
    Number of students placed9
    Median salary offeredRs. 1,80,000
    Number of students opted for higher education1


    KITS Coimbatore Top Recruiters

    Amazon

    HSBC

    KEC

    Everest

    Accenture

    Hyundai

    Honeywell

    IDBI

    Infosys

    TATA

    RPC

    Siemens

    KPIT

    Evive

    IBM

    Salzer

    Cognizant

    Nestle

    SanMar

    HP

    Capgemini

    Sony

    Renault Nissan


    Domain

    Engineering and Architecture

    Year

    4 Years

    Statistics for Academic Year 2022

    ParticularsStatistics
    First year total students intake 1.54 K
    Total students admitted 882
    Total Graduated Students 913
    Total Placed Students 617
    Total student gone for higher studies 94
    Median Salary 3.37 L

    Placement yearly trends

    Placement Percentage
    Source Data NIRF 2022

    Key takeaways from Karunya University's Placement Statistics

    • The Placement Percentage of Karunya University has increased by 31.27 %
    • The Median salary of Karunya University has increased by 16.88 %
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    Student Diversification at Karunya University

    Gender Participation
    Demographic Representation
    Data Source: NIRF 2023

    Courses offered by Karunya University

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS), Coimbatore admissions are offered at three levels - undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. The institute also offers research programmes. The KITS, Coimbatore comprises courses in the streams of engineering, agriculture and food processing biotechnology. The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences admissions are granted to the students on the successful fulfilment of the eligibility criteria as mentioned by the respective department. 

    A student who aspires to apply for The Karunya University admission must obtain a minimum aggregate percentile in the previous course. Students applying for B,Tech and B.Sc Agriculture programmes have to qualify in the Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE). The institute has an option of provisional and lateral admission for the students applying for KITS, Coimbatore courses. The students applying for research programmes have to attend and qualify in the written test and interview conducted by the department. The institute also considers the age criteria of a student applying for the course at KITS. A candidate’s maximum age required to apply for undergraduate courses is 21 and for post-graduate programmes, a candidate must be above 30 years. 

    KITS, Coimbatore Undergraduate Admissions (Except B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture)

    KITS, Coimbatore comprises undergraduate courses in the streams of engineering and arts and science. The candidate must obtain a minimum percentile in the HSC examination with the relevant subjects as a part of the course. 

    KITS, Coimbatore UG Eligibility Criteria

    Name of specialisation 

    Eligibility Criteria

    B.Com, B.Sc and B.A

    Pass in 10+2 with a minimum score of 50% marks with relevant subjects


    KITS, Coimbatore Undergraduate Admission Process

    • The candidate must fill and submit an online application form on the KITS, Coimbatore website

    • Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the merit of the qualifying exam.

    • The shortlisted candidates will be given provisional admission and will have to pay the initial fee amount.

    • Final admission will be granted based on document verification, fee payment and qualification of eligibility criteria.

    Documents Required 

    • Passport size colour photograph.

    • Scanned or digitally photographed signature in black or dark blue ink on a white paper (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    • Marksheet of Class 10th or equivalent for proof of name and DoB (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format). 

    KITS University B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Admissions 

    The KITS, Coimbatore B.Tech course is a four-year degree programme. The B.Sc Agriculture programme has a duration of 4 years. It is necessary for students to fulfil the required basic eligibility criteria. Minimum 50% score in HSC with PCM/PCB/PCMB/Agriculture or under vocational field with Biology and Agricultural Practices as vocational subjects.

    KITS, Coimbatore B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Eligibility Criteria

    Name of specialisation 

    Eligibility Criteria

    No of seats

    B.Tech

    Pass in 10+2 with a minimum score of 50% with relevant subjects

    Computer Science and Engineering - 300

    Electronics and Communication Engineering - 240

    B.Tech Biotechnology, B.Tech Food Processing and Engineering, B.Tech Mechanical Engineering - 120

    Aerospace Engineering, B.Tech Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, B.Tech Biomedical Engineering, B.Tech Civil Engineering, B.Tech Computer Engineering, B.Tech Mechanical Engineering Industry Integrated, B.Tech Robotics and Automation - 60

    B.Sc Agriculture 

    -

    KITS, Coimbatore B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Admission Process 

    • The students must fill and submit an online application form on the official website

    • The students willing to take admission to KITS, B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture programme have to appear for Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE).

    • The shortlisted candidates will be granted provisional admission and also need to pay the initial fee amount.

    • On the basis of document verification, fee payment, basic eligibility criteria and KEE score the final admission is granted. 

    Documents Required 

    • Passport size colour photograph.

    • Scanned or digitally photographed signature in black or dark blue ink on a white paper (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    • Marksheet of Class 10th or equivalent for proof of name and DoB (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    KITS University Postgraduation Admissions

    KITS, Coimbatore offers postgraduation admissions on fulfilling the basic eligibility criteria as mentioned by the departments. The postgraduation programmes are offered in the fields of engineering, arts and science. A candidate must be above 30 years of age to apply for the post-graduate programmes.

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences PG Eligibility Criteria

    Name of Specialisation

    Eligibility Criteria

    No of seats

    M.Tech

    Minimum percentile of 60% or equivalent CGPA in postgraduation programme

    20

    M.Tech Automation and Robotics, M.Tech Cyber Security



    A minimum score of 60% or equivalent CGPA in PG examination

    18

    M.Sc

    Minimum 50% or equivalent CGPA in Bachelor degree with relevant field subjects

    -


    KITS, Coimbatore Postgraduation Admission Procedure

    • Aspiring candidates must fill and submit an online application form on the KITS, Coimbatore official website.

    • The candidates qualifying in the required examination according to the eligibility criteria as mentioned by the institute will be shortlisted.

    • These candidates will be granted provisional admission and must pay the initial fee amount.

    • Final admission will be granted based on document verification, fee payment and qualification of eligibility criteria.

    Documents Required 

    • Passport size colour photograph.

    • Scanned or digitally photographed signature in black or dark blue ink on a white paper (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    • Latest semester examination mark statement or equivalent for postgraduation or lateral entry programmes.

    KITS, Coimbatore Research Programme Admissions

    KITS, Coimbatore offers two types of research programmes MPhil and PhD. The programme can be either part-time or full-time. The duration of the MPhil part-time course is 2 years and the full-time is 1 year. And the duration for a part-time PhD is 4 years and a full-time Ph.D is 3 years. 

    Karunya University Research Course Eligibility Criteria

    Name of Specialisation

    Eligibility Criteria

    M.Phil

    Postgraduation with a minimum score of 55% marks or equivalent CGPA

    Ph.D

    A minimum score of 55% or equivalent CGPA in postgraduation

    KITS, Coimbatore Research Programme Admission Process

    • Aspiring candidates have to submit an online application form on the institute's website.

    • The selected students will be called for the next round of selection which includes a written test and interview.

    • Admission is granted based on the candidate’s merit score, academic record and performance in a written test and personal interview.

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    Karunya University Scholarship

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS), Coimbatore Scholarships are granted to the students seeking financial assistance and to the meritorious candidates. The scholarship reward will be granted only by fulfilling the necessary criteria as mentioned. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore Scholarships include state government and central government scholarships. The Karunya University also offers its own institution scholarships to its fellow students.

    The candidates can apply for the KITS, Coimbatore scholarships as per the norms described. It is to be noted that a candidate can avail only one Karunya University scholarship at a time. There are a few renewal policies which will be checked before renewing a candidate's scholarship for the next year. If the candidate fails to fit the renewal criteria, he/she will not be able to renew their scholarship for the next year. KITS, Coimbatore Scholarship details are listed below:

    Karunya University Scholarships for B.Tech programme students

    Scholarship Name 

    Amount of scholarship (per year) 

    Eligibility Criteria

    Renewal Eligibility

    Merit Scholarship

    Rs.1,20,000 

    95% in PCM / PCB (first year)

    -8.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases

    Rs.60,000

    90% in PCM / PCB (first year)

    -8 CGPA

    -No arrear

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters

    -No disciplinary cases.

    Rs.40,000

    80% in PCM / PCB (first year)

    -7.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases.

    JC-YPM Scholarship

    Wards of Alumni or Faculty / Staff of KITS/ JC/ SEESHA/ Bethesda Scholarship

    Siblings of current student or Alumnus of KITS scholarship

    Child of a Pastor / Missionary from Registered Church or Missionary Organisation Scholarship

    Girl Students Scholarship

    Rs.40,000

    60% in PCM / PCB (first year)

    -7.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases.


    Scholarship for B.Com, B.A and B.Sc

    Scholarship Amount (per year)

    Eligibility

    Rs 10,000

    Christian (one-time entry-level scholarship)


    KITS Scholarships for M.Tech programme students

    Scholarship Name

    Amount of scholarship offered

    Eligibility

    Renewal eligibility

    Merit Scholarship 

    Rs. 90,000

    9.0 CGPA or 90% in UG

    -8.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases

    Rs. 80,000

    8.0 CGPA or 80% in UG

    -8 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases

    Rs. 70,000 

    7.0 CGPA or 70% in UG

    -7.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases.

    Wards of Faculty / Staff of KITS/ JC/ SEESHA/ Bethesda Scholarship

    Rs. 60,000

    6.0 CGPA or 60% in UG

    -7.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases.

    KITS Alumni Scholarship* (One-time Scholarship)

    Rs.10,000/-

    KITS Alumni



    GATE Scholarship

    GATE Stipend of Rs.10000/- pm

    A valid GATE score and minimum of 7 CGPA in the UG programme

    -7.5 CGPA 

    -No arrear 

    -95% Class Attendance and Assembly Attendance in the preceding semesters 

    -No disciplinary cases


    Other KITS, Coimbatore Scholarships

    Post-Matric Scholarship

    This scholarship is for the students belonging to religious minorities like Jain, Muslims, Christians, Buddhists, Sikhs, and Zoroastrians (Parsi).

    Eligibility Criteria

    Fresh Application

    Renewal

    -Minimum 50% score in the previous final examination

    -Annual family income is less than Rs 2 Lakhs.

    -Minimum 50% score in the previous examination 

    -No arrears

    Merit-cum-meets based scholarship

    The scholarship is offered by the Ministry of Minority Welfare for students belonging to religious minorities like Jain, Muslims, Christians, Buddhists, Sikhs, and Zoroastrians (Parsi). The selection is done purely based on the merit score.

    Eligibility Criteria

    Fresh Application

    Renewal

    -Students of technical/professional courses

    -Minimum 50% score in the previous final examination

    -Annual family income is less than Rs 2.5 Lakhs.

    -Minimum 50% score in the previous examination 

    -No arrears

    Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship

    This scholarship is offered by the Department of Higher Education, Directorate of Collegiate Education, Chennai. The scholarship is not offered to MTech students.

    Eligibility Criteria

    Fresh Application

    Renewal

    -Class 10+2 pass out in the current academic year

    -Minimum 80% score in 12th or equivalent examination

    -Annual family income is less than Rs 8 Lakhs.

    -Minimum 50% score in the previous examination 

    -80% attendance

    -No participation in ragging or in-disciplinary activities

    AICTE - PRAGATI / SAKSHAM Scholarships

    Scholarship name

    Student category

    Scholarship Amount (per year)

    Eligibility norms

    Pragati Scheme

    Provides financial assistance to girl students pursuing a degree or diploma course.


    Rs 50,000

    First-year degree/diploma course or Second-year degree/diploma course 


    Total income of the family is less than Rs 8 Lakhs per annum

    Saksham Scheme

    This scheme provides financial assistance to specially-abled students pursuing a degree or diploma course.

    Rs 50,000

    First-year degree/diploma course or Second-year degree/diploma course 


    Total income of the family is less than Rs 8 Lakhs per annum


    The disability should be more than 40%


    Institution Scholarships

    Scholarship Name

    Eligibility Criteria

    Dr DGS Dhinakaran Memorial Educational Scholarship


    -Minimum CGPA of 7.5

    -Class attendance 85%

    -Assembly attendance 90%

    -Annual family income Rs 2.5 lakhs and above

    University Sports Scholarship

    100% Scholarship

    50% Scholarship


    According to sports quota policy

    Government Scholarships

    1. ISHAN UDAY - Special Scholarship Scheme for North Eastern Region

    2. Indra Gandhi Scholarship for Women

    Ministry of Minority Affairs

    1.  Post Matric Scholarships Scheme for Minorities

    2. Merit Cum Means Scholarship for Professional and Technical Courses CS

    Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

    1.  Post-matric Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

    2.  Scholarships for Top Class Education for students with disabilities.

    Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment 

    1.  Top Class Education Scheme for SC Students

    Ministry of Labour & Employment 

    1. Post Matric Scheme for Award of Scholarships Under Beedi Workers Welfare Fund

    2. Post Matric Scheme for Award of Scholarships Under Cine Workers Welfare Fund

    3. Post Matric Scheme for Award of Scholarships Under IOMC Workers Welfare Fund

    4. Post Matric Scheme for Award of Scholarships Under LSDM Workers Welfare Fund

    Ministry of Tribal Affairs 

    1.  National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students - Scholarship (Formally Top-Class Education for Schedule Tribe Students)

    Department of School Education & Literacy

    1.  National Means Cum Merit Scholarship

    Department of Higher Education

    1. CENTRAL SECTOR SCHEME OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY STUDENTS

    WARB, Ministry of Home Affairs

    1.  Prime Minister's Scholarship Scheme for Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles

    RPF/RPSF, Ministry of Railway 

    1. Prime Minister's Scholarship Scheme For RPF/RPSF

    State Government

    Scholarship Name

    Eligibility Criteria

    Govt of India, Post matric Scholarship

    SC/ST & Adi Dravida converted Christians with parents' income 2.5lakhs and below


    Govt of Tamil Nadu post matric scholarship for Adi-Dravida converted Christians

    Parent's income 2.5lakhs and below


    Higher Education Special Subsidy Scholarship for SC/ST Adi Dravida converted Christians


    Parent's income 2.5lakhs and below

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    Students Receiving Full Tuition Fee Reimbursement

    UG (4 years): 8/1035
    PG (2 years): 5/260

    Data Source: NIRF 2023

    Karunya University Admission

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS), Coimbatore admissions are offered at three levels - undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. The institute also offers research programmes. The KITS, Coimbatore comprises courses in the streams of engineering, agriculture and food processing biotechnology. The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences admissions are granted to the students on the successful fulfilment of the eligibility criteria as mentioned by the respective department. 

    A student who aspires to apply for The Karunya University admission must obtain a minimum aggregate percentile in the previous course. Students applying for B,Tech and B.Sc Agriculture programmes have to qualify in the Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE). The institute has an option of provisional and lateral admission for the students applying for KITS, Coimbatore courses. The students applying for research programmes have to attend and qualify in the written test and interview conducted by the department. The institute also considers the age criteria of a student applying for the course at KITS. A candidate’s maximum age required to apply for undergraduate courses is 21 and for post-graduate programmes, a candidate must be above 30 years. 

    KITS, Coimbatore Undergraduate Admissions (Except B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture)

    KITS, Coimbatore comprises undergraduate courses in the streams of engineering and arts and science. The candidate must obtain a minimum percentile in the HSC examination with the relevant subjects as a part of the course. 

    KITS, Coimbatore UG Eligibility Criteria

    Name of specialisation 

    Eligibility Criteria

    B.Com, B.Sc and B.A

    Pass in 10+2 with a minimum score of 50% marks with relevant subjects


    KITS, Coimbatore Undergraduate Admission Process

    • The candidate must fill and submit an online application form on the KITS, Coimbatore website

    • Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of the merit of the qualifying exam.

    • The shortlisted candidates will be given provisional admission and will have to pay the initial fee amount.

    • Final admission will be granted based on document verification, fee payment and qualification of eligibility criteria.

    Documents Required 

    • Passport size colour photograph.

    • Scanned or digitally photographed signature in black or dark blue ink on a white paper (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    • Marksheet of Class 10th or equivalent for proof of name and DoB (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format). 

    KITS University B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Admissions 

    The KITS, Coimbatore B.Tech course is a four-year degree programme. The B.Sc Agriculture programme has a duration of 4 years. It is necessary for students to fulfil the required basic eligibility criteria. Minimum 50% score in HSC with PCM/PCB/PCMB/Agriculture or under vocational field with Biology and Agricultural Practices as vocational subjects.

    KITS, Coimbatore B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Eligibility Criteria

    Name of specialisation 

    Eligibility Criteria

    No of seats

    B.Tech

    Pass in 10+2 with a minimum score of 50% with relevant subjects

    Computer Science and Engineering - 300

    Electronics and Communication Engineering - 240

    B.Tech Biotechnology, B.Tech Food Processing and Engineering, B.Tech Mechanical Engineering - 120

    Aerospace Engineering, B.Tech Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, B.Tech Biomedical Engineering, B.Tech Civil Engineering, B.Tech Computer Engineering, B.Tech Mechanical Engineering Industry Integrated, B.Tech Robotics and Automation - 60

    B.Sc Agriculture 

    -

    KITS, Coimbatore B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture Admission Process 

    • The students must fill and submit an online application form on the official website

    • The students willing to take admission to KITS, B.Tech and B.Sc Agriculture programme have to appear for Karunya Entrance Examination (KEE).

    • The shortlisted candidates will be granted provisional admission and also need to pay the initial fee amount.

    • On the basis of document verification, fee payment, basic eligibility criteria and KEE score the final admission is granted. 

    Documents Required 

    • Passport size colour photograph.

    • Scanned or digitally photographed signature in black or dark blue ink on a white paper (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    • Marksheet of Class 10th or equivalent for proof of name and DoB (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    KITS University Postgraduation Admissions

    KITS, Coimbatore offers postgraduation admissions on fulfilling the basic eligibility criteria as mentioned by the departments. The postgraduation programmes are offered in the fields of engineering, arts and science. A candidate must be above 30 years of age to apply for the post-graduate programmes.

    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences PG Eligibility Criteria

    Name of Specialisation

    Eligibility Criteria

    No of seats

    M.Tech

    Minimum percentile of 60% or equivalent CGPA in postgraduation programme

    20

    M.Tech Automation and Robotics, M.Tech Cyber Security



    A minimum score of 60% or equivalent CGPA in PG examination

    18

    M.Sc

    Minimum 50% or equivalent CGPA in Bachelor degree with relevant field subjects

    -


    KITS, Coimbatore Postgraduation Admission Procedure

    • Aspiring candidates must fill and submit an online application form on the KITS, Coimbatore official website.

    • The candidates qualifying in the required examination according to the eligibility criteria as mentioned by the institute will be shortlisted.

    • These candidates will be granted provisional admission and must pay the initial fee amount.

    • Final admission will be granted based on document verification, fee payment and qualification of eligibility criteria.

    Documents Required 

    • Passport size colour photograph.

    • Scanned or digitally photographed signature in black or dark blue ink on a white paper (Size limit max 500 KB in JPEG format).

    • Latest semester examination mark statement or equivalent for postgraduation or lateral entry programmes.

    KITS, Coimbatore Research Programme Admissions

    KITS, Coimbatore offers two types of research programmes MPhil and PhD. The programme can be either part-time or full-time. The duration of the MPhil part-time course is 2 years and the full-time is 1 year. And the duration for a part-time PhD is 4 years and a full-time Ph.D is 3 years. 

    Karunya University Research Course Eligibility Criteria

    Name of Specialisation

    Eligibility Criteria

    M.Phil

    Postgraduation with a minimum score of 55% marks or equivalent CGPA

    Ph.D

    A minimum score of 55% or equivalent CGPA in postgraduation

    KITS, Coimbatore Research Programme Admission Process

    • Aspiring candidates have to submit an online application form on the institute's website.

    • The selected students will be called for the next round of selection which includes a written test and interview.

    • Admission is granted based on the candidate’s merit score, academic record and performance in a written test and personal interview.

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    Karunya University Facilities

    Spread over an area of 700 acres, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS), Coimbatore strives to make the students and other members of the institute be at ease. One of the visions of the institute is to train the students to raise them as technical experts and entrepreneurs. The Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore facilities and infrastructure includes a range of options of laboratories, IT infrastructure, the centre of excellence which in collaboration with some renowned MNCs. The classrooms at Karunya University are fully equipped and provide the students with the latest teaching aids. The institute houses nationally acclaimed Water Research and Food Processing Laboratories. There are a total of 15 computer labs and a provision of laptops and computers for the students, which is done by the departments. 

    Apart from the academic per se Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences Facilities and Infrastructure comprise of a sports complex, gym, auditoriums, residences, hospital and central library. The details of KITS Coimbatore facilities are mentioned below:

    Boys Hostel
    Girls Hostel
    Medical/Hospital
    Gym
    Library
    Sports
    I.T Infrastructure
    Cafeteria
    Auditorium
    Alumni Associations
    Wifi
    Laboratories
    Banks/ATMs
    Guest Room/Waiting Room
    Classrooms
    Convenience Store

    Student Reviews for Karunya University

    College Infrastructure: 3.9/5
    Academics: 3.5/5
    Placements: 3.6/5
    Value for Money: 1.8/5
    Campus Life: 3.5/5

    Karunya is awesome

    Verified Review

    College Infrastructure

    Our college infrastructure is extremely good. The classroom are neat and well equiped with latest technology and the facilities are super good. Laboratories are having the latest technology and we are having wifi all over the campus and library is full of Air conditioned and it is good.

    Good College

    College Infrastructure

    Good infrastructure and campus. All the facilities are available. Good hostel and canteen. Everything is clean and tidy. Lab facilities are top notch. Access to round the clock library. WiFi facilities in hostel.

    Really had a very good experience

    Verified Review

    College Infrastructure

    Karunya institute of technology and science The laboratories are well equipped with latest technologies 3.Every classes have smart board and projectors 4. The Library is very resourceful to read and search for books.

    Have a question related to Karunya University ?

    What is the per semester hostel fee for a double sharing room in Karunya University?

    As per the fee structure of KEE 2023, the per semester hostel fee for double seater room is Rs 17, 500.

    What is the fee for an entire 4 year B.Tech in Civil Engineering program at Karunya University?

    As per the KEE 2023 fee structure, the annual fee for B.Tech in Civil Engineering is Rs. 724,000 (including one time payment of Rs 10,000).

    What is the per semester fee for B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering at Karunya University?

    As per the KEE fee structure, the per semester tuition fee for B.Tech Computer Science & Engineering at Karunya University is Rs Rs. 101,750. However, candidates will also have to pay an amount of Rs 10,000 as admission fee in the first semester.

    Karunya University Contact Address

    Address:
    Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Karunya Nagar, Coimbatore-641 114, Tamil Nadu, India
    College Website: Go to the website

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