KCG College of Technology was founded in 1998 to fulfill the Founder-Chairman, Dr. KCG Verghese’s vision of “To Make Every Man a Success and No Man a Failure”. It is a Christian minority institution, affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and approved by AICTE, New Delhi. KCG College of Technology, formerly known as National Institute of Technology and Science is approved by the AICTE, Government of India, New Delhi, The College has been certified as an ISO 9001:2015 Institution. Four programme is accredited by NBA and the college is A+ accredited by NAAC. The college has been listed in the 201-250 band among the engineering institutions in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). Under Sections 2(f) and 12 (B) of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Act, KCG College is listed among colleges eligible to receive central assistance (UGC grant) for various projects. The college has been accorded recognition as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (DSIR) and Skill Council for Green Jobs (SCGJ) by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Government of India. The campus of KCG College of Technology is beautifully landscaped in a lush green stretch of land spread over 38 acres at Karapakkam, which is about 10 km from Adyar on the Old Mahabalipuram Road, Chennai.
Area of Excellence
To Make every man a success through Excellent teaching learning strategy, Well planned Industry Institute interaction, Centres of Excellence, Value added programs, Encouraging Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Deserving scholarships, Active training, Placement cell and Higher education cell, Unique general and technical clubs, Good Alumni Interaction, More social outreach activities.
Research Capability and Focus Area
Faculty of KCG College of Technology have funded research projects with various organizations including DST, NIWE, CVRDE, DRDL, AICTE, ICMR, TNSCST, ISRO, etc. The Institute has research laboratories with CADENCE, MATLAB, ANSYS, ETAP, Pro/E, CATIA, StirCasting, 3D-Printing, Intel, GE, AWS, Oracle, CISCO, DELL EMC, Hexaware, Virtusa, Bosch
Notable Research / Publication
Featured Research Projects: • Optimal Dispatch of Virtual Power Plant using Cyber-Physical Controller for Real-Time EMS sponsored by University of Leeds under Newton Bhabha Scheme • AICTE-RPS supported Design and Implementation of VLSI chip for security against side channel attack on IOT/Cyber Physical System • DST –NRMDS supported Spatial Data Intelligence for sustainable urban storm water management • Experimental and computational investigation of pressure field over inner surface of jet tab fixed to the supersonic nozzle exit sponsored by Aeronautics R&D Board/ DRDL • AICTE MODROBS Supported Modernization of Microprocessor and IOT Lab • DST-FIST Power System Protection Lab • Wind Driven Air Storage System Sponsored By National Institute of Wind Energy (NIWE) • 100kW Grid Connected Solar Power Plant Sponsored by Hindustan Group of Institutions • AICTE MODROBS Supported Modernization Of Power Electronics Drives and Renewable Energy Laboratory • Modelling & Simulation of NBC Inlet Valve Operations For Arjun MBT- MK – 1 Sponsored by CVRDE • Wireless Sensor Network for Automatic Irrigation Monitoring & Control- Sponsored by The Institute of Engineers (India) • Multi-Functional Agro Gantry Machine Assembly Sponsored By IIT Madras • Design of OLED Materials – Computational Approach • Adaptive Landing Technique • Base Drag Reduction Studies By CFD Sponsored by DRDO – DRDL • HY-Qual Water Surveillance System Sponsored By MHRD – Ministry of Environment, Government of India. • Experimental & Numerical Investigation of Co-Extruded Bimetal Macro Composite Sponsored by AICTE • Design and Development of Brain Computer Interface Applications For Locked In Syndrome Victims Sponsored By Tamilnadu State Council of Science and Technology • Contactless Battery Charging System using Inductive Coupling Research Publications The notable publications can be viewed in the following link https://kcgcollege.ac.in/academic-support/research-publication/
KCG Provides an excellent academic atmosphere to enable students to acquire a broad engineering background to meet the changing needs of the industry and to ensure an attractive placement immediately
Library has an area of 11000 sq.ft and seating capacity for about 150 readers and collection of above 55,815 books, 905 back volumes, 1962 multimedia package, subscription to 128 print journals and 40