The first self-financing
engineering college in India to achieve AUTONOMY is also the best in the nation
in quality of education. Karunya Institute of Technology has been granted Autonomous Status from 1999-2000 by Bharathiar
The Institute started functioning from the academic year 1986-87 with approval of the Government of Tamilnadu and affiliation from the Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. As of now, the Institute is functioning with eight U.G. courses in different branches of Engineering and Technology leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering in selected branches and six P.G. courses leading to Masters Degrees in Business Administration, Computer Applications and different specialised branches of Engineering. The Institute has been recognised for Ph.D. in Engineering and Management by Bharathiar University. All these courses have been instituted with the due permission of the State Government, approval from the AICTE and affiliation from the Bharathiar University.
The Karunya Institute of
Technology is located at Karunya Nagar on Coimbatore-Siruvani Road, 25 km from
Coimbatore, India, in a sprawling six hundred acre land in a picturesque
surrounding. The Institute is well connected by road to the industrial city of
Coimbatore and thereby connected by Air, Rail and Road to the rest of the country. The campus is beautifully laid in the vicinity of high mountains,
thick forests, lush-green fields, silvery waterfalls, rivulets, the sweet water Siruvani Dam, streams and canals and natural rocky landscapes. The calm and clean
environment free from noise, air, water and soil pollution makes living in the campus enjoyable and most conducive for learning
and research. The locational advantages of the Institute lies in its proximity to the urban industrial city of Coimbatore and the calm rural settings
of Siruvani, ideal for pursuit of knowledge.