V. L. B. Janakiammal College of Engineering and Technology

V. L. B. Janakiammal College of Engineering and Technology

Infobox University
name = V. L. B. Janakiammal College of Engineering and Technology

type = Private College
vice_chancellor= Dr. D. Viswanathan (Anna University)
principal= Dr. S.C. Natesan
state=Tamil Nadu
undergrad = B.E, B.Tech.
postgrad = M.B.A, M.C.A
city = Coimbatore
state = Tamil Nadu
province =
country = India
affiliations = Anna University
nickname= V.L.B

The V.L.B Janakiammal College of Engineering & Technology is a self-financing engineering college in located at Coimbatore, India.

The College was established by the V.L.B. Trust in the year 1985, a charitable organization founded by the great philanthropist and industrialist, the late Shri.V.L.BalaKrishna Naidu. Since its inception, it has been relentlessly serving the society by promoting engineering education to the common man and the rural masses. Ms.S.Malarvizhi, Chairperson and Managing Trustee and Dr.S.C. Natesan, Principal are at the helm of the administration of the college. They are supported by a team of experienced faculty, skilled technical staff and excellent non-teaching staff. Housed in an area of 130 acres, the college offers its students physical infrastructure facilities on the most modern lines.

It is a private school affiliated with Anna University. It offers both undergraduate & postgraduate education. It was awarded its accreditation status by the NBA (National Board of Accreditation) in 2004 for Mechanical, Electronics and Communication engineering and Civil Engineering. Eventually Computer Science department withdrew from the application.

Undergraduate Engineering courses offered includes Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics and Communication engineering, Mechanical Engineering & Information Technology. In addition to this, the institution offers Post Graduate degrees such as Master of Computer Applications, Master of Business Administration and Master of Engineering in Computer Science.

It is located in Kovaipudur, within the Coimbatore border, about 30 km from Palakkad. Due to its proximity to Kerala and the relative lack of engineering colleges in Kerala, a considerable number of Malayalees study here. It is in tune with the number of Malayalee students in other Coimbatore colleges.

Quality Policy

"To produce quality engineers and managers, infused with positive values and a spirit of continuous learning, by an education whose quality is assured by systematic monitoring and up-gradation of all aspects of teaching-learning process, continuous up-gradation of the human resources at all levels and regular updating of the infrastructural facilities".

Degree Programs Offered

B.E. Degree Programmes (4 Years, Full Time)

B.E. Computer Science and Engineering

B.E. Civil Engineering (Accredited by NBA-AICTE & The Institution of Engineers, India) B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering (Accredited by NBA-AICTE & The Institution of Engineers, India) B.Tech. Information Technology B.E. Mechanical Engineering (Accredited by NBA-AICTE & The Institution of Engineers, India)

M.E. Degree Programmes (2 Years, Full Time) M.E. Structural Engineering M.E. Computer Science & Engineering M.E. Applied Electronics

Post Graduate Programmes (Full Time)

M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration) (Accredited by NBA-AICTE) M.C.A. (Master of Computer Applications)


Central Library
The College possesses a separate two-storied building for the library services with a carpet area of 2,055 m². The library houses separate sections for General, Reference, Periodicals and catalogues. Facilities like OPAC, Discussion Room and Video room are also housed inside the building. The students have access to 31,406 books in all the subjects of Engineering as well as on subjects like Management, General Science, Sports etc. Indian journals and foreign journals are available. The students also have a spacious reading room to carry out their reference work. The library has 16 qualified, pleasant mannered and committed staff headed by the Librarian.

Digital Library
The Digital Library is equipped with 60 Multi-Media systems, IBM Storage Server with dedicated 1 Mbit/s Broadband Internet and more than 1900 CDs in all topics with a free hand access to all the students. It is one of the key facilities available with which the students & faculty are exposed to the state-of-the-art technologies in the field of Engineering & Science. The Digital Library provides access to the libraries of the leading Professional societies.

Language Lab
Students aspiring for a career in Engineering and Technology need to have mastery over the basic language skills.So an interactive language lab facility has been provided for the students.

Girls Hostel
The Girls hostel is located in opposite to the VLB Janakiammal College of arts and Science at kovaipudur pirivu location, which is 2 km from the Engineering College.
Boys Hostel
The boys hostel is located inside the campus and there are two buildings to accommodate the demand from the students. Mineral water supply is provided along with a hostel canteen for food.

Transport & Cafeteria
The College has 14 buses for commutation. The buses ply to several destinations located at the outskirts of the Coimbatore City.The College offers excellent cafeteria facilities and food items are supplied in each block at subsidized rates. At present there are three cafeteria in the College.

Sports & GamesTo ensure all round development, the students are encouraged to participate in extra curricular activities through various clubs like Drawing and Painting Club, Music Club & Photographic Club, NSO, NSS & YRC. The College has a planned playground facility for all outdoor games as well as indoor games like Carrom, Chess, Table Tennis and GYM. Students have also been doing extremely well in various inter-collegiate competitions conducted by other Universities and Colleges. The department of physical education is headed by the physical Director.

External links

* [http://www.coimbatorecity.com About Coimbatore City]

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