Placement and Training: Job placements of 2023


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Centre for Career Empowerment & Entrepreneurship Development - CEED facilitates a diverse learning environment for the students of Kumaraguru to sculpt their career path, knowing their fortes and ultimatums. Assisting students to explore their credible vocation and equipping students with workplace skills that will complement their academic qualification is the exclusive resolve of the centre. CEED enables students to explore and prepare them to become future fit. The learners shall be able to embark on a journey of self-discovery and be able to comprehend their core strengths and weakness and analyse what makes each of them unique.
4 major facets to enable graduates, career-ready include


Higher Studies

Competitive Exams


Kumaraguru College of Technology

Kumaraguru College of Technology enables the learners to realise their potential through an unparalleled academic approach that synergizes analytical rigour with curiosity, creativity, and imagination. This provides a great platform for the learners to gain an exceptional learning experience during their academic journey. Beyond academics, the institution offers an ideal framework to map the interests of the learners with their career paths, that translates ideas into action. Leveraging on the digital learning platforms, through the experiential learning models, an empowering learning ecosystem is created to positively impact the community.

The Founder : Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam

Arutchelvar Dr. N Mahalingam was the Founder Chairman of Sakthi Group with a business turnover of Rs 6,000 crore industrial conglomerate operating in Sugar, Automobiles, Finance, Dairy, Power, Logistics etc. Dr. N. Mahalingam was a Philanthropist, Educationalist and a politician. He had established a number of educational institutions and is known for his support to various spiritual and cultural organisations. He was born on 21 March, 1923 in an agriculture family at Pollachi to P. Nachimuthu Gounder, who started the Sakthi Group in 1921. Dr. N.Mahalingam joined the business in 1943 and spearheaded the business in various fields and grown to the current level.

He was the founder of many educational institutions, from schools to colleges. Some of the educational institutions established by him are Kumaraguru College of Technology, Dr Mahalaingam College of Engineering & Technology, Nachimuthu Polytechnic College, Sakthi Polytechnic College, NGM College, Vanavarayar Institute of Agriculture, Kumaraguru Institute of Agriculture. The recent addition to the group is Kumaraguru College of Liberal Arts and Science, established in 2018.

He held several important positions and played major roles fostering the development of agricultural, industrial, human resource and institutional development at the State and National levels. He served as a Member of Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu for 15 years from 1952 to 1967 and was a member of Tamil Nadu State Planning Commission for two terms. His social and humanitarian considerations took his journey beyond the boundaries of industries and scholarly tenets he nurtured.

The Institution

Kumaraguru Institutions Group (KIG) instituted in 1984 with Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT), KCT Business School in 2005 (KCT BS), Kumaraguru Institute of Agriculture in 2014 (KIA) and Kumaraguru College of Liberal Arts and Science in 2018 (KCLAS) is an institution born out of a rich legacy and strong vision of Sakthi Group of Companies. Our Founder Chairman Arutchelvar Dr. N. Mahalingam envisioned to deliver education of exception and inspiration that expands intellectual horizons and builds empowered and conscientious students.

Strategically located amidst the IT corridor, KCT, KCTBS and KCLAS share a common premise in Coimbatore and draw strength from each other for cross dimensional education gaining integrated knowledge. With sprawling 280 acres spread across two campuses, Kumaraguru Institutions offers 24 Undergraduate programmes, 16 Postgraduate programmes and as many research programmes. With more than 800 teaching, research, administrative and support staff, and a dozen centres of excellence and industry sponsored labs, KIG currently impacts more than 7500 students every year. The institution has exceptional residential facilities to accommodate about 3000 students in 10 Residential Blocks. The 27,500+ Kumaraguru alumni are engaged in top positions of renowned companies, founders of well-established start-ups and enterprises, and hold various positions in Indian Civil Services and Indian Defence Forces thereby impacting the global communities.