• Established In : 1981
    Affiliated To : Anna University
    Website : http://gcetly.ac.in/
    Address : Government College of Engineering Tirunelveli - 627 007, Tamilnadu, India. Tel: (0462) 2552448

Government College of Engineering was started in the year 1981, is a state owned Engineering Institute located in the town of Tirunelveli in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a constituent college of Anna University, Chennai and is a DOTE approved educational institution in Tamil Nadu.

The institution offers five undergraduate and three postgraduate programmes. The curriculum has been structured by Anna University of Technology.

The college has twice secured seventh position in the rank list of 229 colleges released by Anna University after the announcement of semester results.


Candidates can apply in the college by collecting the prospectus cum application form from the admin office.

Students will be given admission on the basis of merit marks of the entrance test conducted on the national as well as state level.

List of selected students will be displayed on the notice board in the college campus.


Institute campus has a distinctive atmosphere where the emphasis is on teamwork, cooperation, and friendly competition. Institute’s campus spread over 23 hectares of land having well architected infrastructure that includes facilities such as Wi-Fi connectivity, a huge library, canteen, auditorium, labs, hostel and many other facilities that highlight the beauty of the college.

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The Institution has got a separate Cell for Training and Placement which helps the students to develop contacts with the companies for final placement in reputed industries and organizations. After the successful completion of course, the qualified and deserving candidates are recruited to the leading groups of companies such as TCS, Birla Soft, L&T, etc.


Government College of Engineering
Tirunelveli - 627 007,
Tamilnadu, India.
Tel: (0462) 2552448