Karpaga Vinayaga
College of Engineering and Technology
  • About Us
Welcome to Karpaga Vinayaga College of Engineering and Technology (KVCET)

The formation of the Trust was initiated by the philanthropic spurts exerted by Thiru S. Regupathy, former Minister for State for Home in association with a group of like -minded patrons who are best regarded for their bountiful services to the promotion of education.

The avowed objective of the Trust was to provide facilities for innovative higher education with vocational bias.The College unflinchingly marches towards its ultimate dream of becoming a deemed university .Having established an Arts and Science college of excellence, the trust deemed it fit to start an Engineering college and the Karpaga Vinayaga College of Engineering and Technology (KVCET) took birth.

Code of Conduct Core Values
  • Vision

    To impart quality education by providing State-of-Art Infrastructural Facilities, Sophisticated laboratory and workshop facilities and dedicated faculty and staff

  • Mission

    Providing Innovative Higher education with greater Accentuation upon high value systems so that personnel for a strong nation- building can be shaped

  • History

    Founded in 2001 by the Karpaga Vinayaga Educational Trust.

  • Location

    Nearby Chengalput, 40 miles from Chennai City. The administrative office is located in Kodambakkam, Chennai.

  • Faculty

    130 full-time Teaching faculty and 120 Technical support Staff. The student-to-faculty ratio is 15 : 1.

  • Academics

    The College offers ECE, EEE, CSE, Bio-Tech, BME, Civil, Automobile and Mechanical Engineering courses in BE, B.Tech.Also offers PG courses in M.E, M.Tech, MBA and MCA.

  • Campus

    63 acres with 8 buildings including an Internet and Xerox Center , fully-equipped Recreation Center, Modern Gymnasium and spacious Auditorium.

  • Accreditation

    All courses offered by college are approved by AICTE, New Delhi, affiliated to Anna University,Chennai. Bio-Tech,ECE, EEE, Mech and CSE programs are Accredited by National Board of Accreditation.

Dr. S. M. Kannan

Email : pkpandian.kvcet@gmail.com


Dr.P.Kasinatha Pandian, acquired, B.E.(Civil Engg), M.S. (By Research) in Water resources Engg. and Ph. D (Coastal Engg.) from Anna University. He has served in various positions at Anna University's Centre for Water Resources, Institute for Ocean Management and Institute of Remote Sensing from 1986 to 2008.


He moved to Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, U.K. and completed his Post Doctoral Research during 2008 – 2009. After which he has served as Professor and Head and as Principal in a self-financing Engineering College. He has total experience of more than 30 years in Teaching, Research and Industry. He has organised number of International and National level conferences, seminars, etc with external funding. He has visited U.K., France, United Arab Emirates, Iran and Thailand for conferences and research programmes.

Research :

He is a studious researcher by himself, completed 2 sponsored research projects worth of Rs 20 lakhs and published more than 90 articles in journals and conferences. 2 research scholars have completed Ph. D and 3 under progress under his guidance.

Awards & Achievements

To his credit he has received many awards such as Best Educationist Award-2016, Rashtriya Vidya Gaurav Gold Medal Award-2016, Elsevier Reviewer Recognition Award – 2015 and IET CLN Diamond Salute Award – 2014, etc. Currently, he is the member of Board of Studies (Civil Engineering), Anna University and reviewer for number of international journals.

Membership in Professional Societies

He is a member of various professional societies and Fellow of Institution of Engineers (India).

Dr. V. C. Ravichandran
Dr.V.C. RavichandranPh.D

Email : ravichandran_india@yahoo.com, kvcet@live.com

Phone : +91 -044-27565486

Expertise :

Communication systems, Optical CDMA, Wireless and Optical Networks

Responsibilities :

Faculty Development, R&D related works in the institution

Membership :

Board member in Anna University of technology, Chennai.


Published a number of research papers in national and international journals.

Some of the selected latest publications :

  • Ravichandran V.C., and Sivasubramanian A. (2007), Pulsewidth Narrowing in Optical Fiber with PMD and PDL for Different Input States of Polarization, Opt.Engg., Vol 46(2), 025010-1 025010-6, USA.
  • Dr.V.C.RAvichandran and Sivasubramanian A. , (2007), Pulse Narrowing in Optical Fiber with Polarization Mode Dispersion and Polarization Dependent Loss,J.of Optics, Vol 36, No.1, India.
  • Dr.V.C.RAvichandran and Sivasubramanian A, (2007), On the Pulsewidth Analysis in the Presence of PMD and PDL in Optical Fibers Using Neural Network Algorithm,J.of Computer Science 3(4),pp.238-241, USA.
  • Dr.V.C.RAvichandran and B.Jothi Mohan 2007, Packet Level Power Control using MANETMAC WSEAS TRANSactions ON COMMUNICATIONS, GREECE Issue 3, Vol. 6, April 2007 ISSN 1109-2742, 667-673.
Dr. S. M. Kannan
Dr.L.Subbaraj Ph.D.

Email : subbukvc@gmail.com



Expertise :

33 years of academic and research experience at IRS, Anna University. Specialized in Remote Sensing and GIS; Photogrammetry and GPS


B.Tech - 35; M.Tech - 24

Conference Proceedings:

National: 16; International: 4

Conference Attended:

National: 35; International: 19


National:12; International: 4

Consultancy Projects

  • Coastal Regulation Zone for Navi, Mumbai , Maharastra.
  • Coastal Regulation Zone for entire state of Tamilnadu.
  • Pipe line alignment for Hindustan Petroleum Corparation Limited, Mumbai.

Abroad Proficient Training

He has been trained in the field of Advanced Photogrammetry and Global Positioning System at IPO & University of Hannour, Germany during 1986, deputed by Anna University.