Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai

    The founding father of Saveetha Engineering College (SEC), Dr. N.M. Veeraiyan, is a dentist by trade. With 12 UG courses including Agricultural, Artificial Intelligence & Data Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Civil, Chemical, CSE, ECE, EEE, EIE, IT, Mechanical, and Medical Electronics, and 8 PG courses including MBA, the college can accommodate a total of 4349 students. The college was ranked 124th out of all IITs, Central, State, and Private Institutions in India for the academic year 2017–18 by the National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF), and it received NBA accreditation for five UG courses in 2018 for a three-year period.

    The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) granted SEC the highest grade 'A' for a five-year period in 2015. The organisation scored 3.19 out of 4. The institution received its autonomy award for the 2019–2020 academic year. Given its potential for research and development, the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) of the Government of India has designated the college as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO).

    Saveetha Engineering College Highlights

    Established | Institute Type

    2001 | Private (Autonomous)

    Approved by


    Affiliated to

    Anna University, Chennai

    Accredited by

    NAAC | NBA

    Entrance Exam

    National: MAT/ UGC-NET/ GATE
    State: TANCET

    Courses Offered

    UG, PG & PH.D

    Application Mode


    Top Recruiters

    Capgemini, Tech Mahindra, IBM, Infosys, TCS, IDBI Bank, BYJU’s, Mindtree, ZOHO, Karvy

    Campus Area

    120 acres

    Facilities Available

    Library, Hostel, Medical, Sports, Gymnasium, etc

    Official Website

    Admission Helpdesk

     044 6672 6677


    Saveetha Nagar, Thandalam,
    Vellore - Chennai Rd, Chennai,
    Tamil Nadu 602105

    Saveetha Engineering College Courses

    UG, PG programmes in Agricultural, BioMedical Engineering, Civil, and MBA are available at SEC Chennai. The information for the same is tabulated below:





    Marketing, Human Resource, Finance, Operations

    Graduation with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks
    Obtained a valid score in MAT/ CET/ TANCET

    Saveetha Engineering College Admission

    Founded in 2001, Saveetha Engineering College (SEC) is a private, autonomous university. It adheres to state regulations for admissions and is associated with Anna University.

    Saveetha Engineering College is ranked #124th out of all Indian universities, including IITs, by NIRF. Additionally, Anna University ranks the college in the top 10% of the 3,000 engineering colleges based on academic performance.

    Admission to B.E and B.Tech programmes is available to students who completed their 10+2 education in Tamil Nadu or any other Anna University-accredited institution. Admissions are granted based on merit and applications are submitted through TNEA.

    Admission to M.E. programmes is available to students who meet the TANCET, CET, or GATE requirements. If the students hold a B.E/B.Tech degree in a relevant field, they are qualified. Applications are accepted via TANCA for counselling as well as admissions.

    Students wishing to apply for MBA admissions must be eligible to take the MAT, CET, or TANCET and hold an undergraduate degree in any field. Applications are accepted via the MBA counselling programme at TANCA.

    Admission to Ph.D. programmes is determined by the UGC-NET/JRF scores, with direct admission requiring an interview. Based on their M.E./M.Tech test results, students who are not NET/JRF qualified are invited to take an internal entrance exam.

    After passing the internal entrance exam, the candidate will be invited to a group meeting and then a one-on-one interview. Applications may be turned in in person at the college in an offline manner.

    In 2018–19, 87 reputable businesses provided 93% of the students with an on-campus placement. Nine LPA was the highest package available.

    Saveetha Engineering College Admission Highlights

    Institute Name

    Saveetha Engineering College (SEC)

    Affiliated to

    Anna University

    Institute Type

    Private Autonomous

    Accredited by


    Courses Approved by NBA


    Number of Departments


    Courses Offered


    Total Seats for Admission


    Entrances Required


    Applications Accepted 


    Admission Offered

    Counselling and Entrance/Merit-based

    Saveetha Engineering College MBA Admission

    The following section briefly talks about the prerequisites and requirements for admission to MBA program. 

    Course Name


    Mode of Study


    Total Seat Intake



    2 years

    Entrances Required


    Applications Accepted

    TANCA MBA Counseling

    Selection Criteria 

    Entrance scores followed by GD and PI

    The specializations offered are as follows:

    • Marketing
    • Human Resource
    • Finance
    • Operations
    MBA Eligibility

    In order to graduate, students must have at least a 50% degree in any discipline.

    How to register?

    • Applicants must register on the web portal using the online method.
    • Both an active email address and mobile number must be entered.
    • Add pertinent personal and academic information.
    • Select the "Save" or "Submit" button.
    • Examine the forms and make any necessary modifications.
    • In order to pay the fee online, click the submit and save buttons at the end.

    Documents Required

    To register for TANCA counselling, candidates must upload scanned copies of the following documents:

    • Mark sheets for the X, XII, or three-year diploma The qualifying degree certificate, the provisional certificate, the semester-by-
    • ster mark sheets, or the consolidated mark sheet.
    • Transfer certificate from the previous school attended
    • For GATE qualified categories, a valid GATE score card and TANCET hall pass are required.
    • Only in digital signature e-Certificate format or as an electronic version of the Disability Nativity Certificate. (If relevant)
    • A copy of the identification certificate from the Tahsildar's head office, or—for candidates who are Sri Lankan refugees—a passport, visa, and letter registered at the police station
    • Experience Certificate (if relevant)

    Saveetha Engineering College Rankings

    Ranking Body


    Ranking Type (college or course-specific)

    Ranking Year

    National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF)


    College Specific - A Grade




    Certificate of Excellence - A Category


    Times of India


    Ranked among India's Top Engineering Institutes on Research Capability


    Raging Bull Edu


    Ranked among All India Engineering Colleges


    Saveetha Engineering College Placement

    The main goal of the Placement & Training Cell is to place students in prestigious companies before they have finished their courses. In order to prepare students for the high standards of the industry, the Placement & Training cell goes above and beyond. Under the direction of the Placement Officer, the Placement Cell of this college operates with vigour, with a Placement Committee made up of faculty and student representatives from each department. EEE (Education, Employment, and Entrepreneurship) is the goal of the training and placement cell's efforts. The following are a few of the placement highlights:

    Placed in 2020 batch


    Day 1 Placement offers


    Students Placed in 2020


    Multiple Placement Offers


    MNCs visited campus for placement


    Highest Package

    INR 16 LPA

    Average Package

    INR 5.1 LPA

    Saveetha Engineering College Facilities

    Library: Students and staff have access to a well-stocked 12,000 square foot library with thousands of books and over 3,000 national and international journals.

    Food Court: The canteen and mess, staffed by skilled chefs and outfitted with contemporary kitchens, provide day scholars and hosts with wholesome, palatable meals.

    Internet: Students have access to a 24/7 air-conditioned internet centre with a dedicated 100 Mbps wireless line and top-of-the-line computers. campus with WiFi. Parents can check their ward's performance, attendance, and grades by logging into the college portal.

    Auditorium: Inside the campus are two large auditoriums (M.M.Convention Centre and Nalli Arangam) that can accommodate up to 1500 people each. They are equipped with slide projectors, multimedia systems, LCD projectors, and video conferencing capabilities.

    Bank: A bank with ATMs accessible on campus.

    Playground: The college takes great satisfaction in the way its students perform in a range of sports and games. A well-kept playground spanning 25 acres, featuring various courts and areas for various sports and activities. Prominent trainers and coaches assist the students in achieving their best work.

    Hospital: World-class facilities and a super multispecialty hospital open around-the-clock.


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