University College of Engineering kancheepuram, popularly known as UCEK, is a constituent college of Anna university, located in the temple city, kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu, India. The college was established in 2010 and affiliated with "Anna University". It is one among the fast-growing engineering institutions in the region.
The Institution was started with the aim of equipping the young talents of craving youth with professional education and to confer sufficient knowledge upon them to meet the demand and challenges of the volatile global environment.
The college has flourished by leaps and bounds, in its excellence with distinct Infra structure which expedite a substantial growth in the progress of Academic and drawn towards placement activities, Extra – curricular & co-curricular activities. In addition, value based education is imparted to emphasize their personality development triumphing towards the goal.
The present annual intake for first year UG programme is 240 and the total strength of students during 2013-2014 is about 1058. In fact, University College of Engineering kancheepuram was included in the counseling list of the colleges by August 2010 and we are very proud to state that, for the past 5 years, all the allotted counseling seats for the college got completely filled up, 620 are boys and 438 are girls. Among them 169 boys and 300 girls are hostel students. As of now, the institution offers four undergraduate programme in the following departments
• B.E., COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING
• B.E., ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
• B.E., ELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
• B.E., MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
To become an institute of great repute, in the fields of Science and Engineering by offering a full range of programmes of global standard and to foster the fundamental research in order to transform the students into globally competent personalities. Producing outstanding Engineers & moulding the students to meet the challenges and to create world class learning environment for all sections of student community. We at Anna University (kancheepuram Campus) will work together to impart high quality engineering education that is both socially relevant, ethically consistent and technologically state-of-the-art to aspiring young minds focused on bringing to life innovative and inventive ideas that improve the quality of life in the society we live in and in helping people around the world who cannot help themselves.
University College of Engineering, kancheepuram shall contribute to the educational, economic and social development.
By producing students who are intellectually and technically equipped with well defined knowledge, skills and ethics, who are creative thinkers, inspiring leaders and contributing citizens.
By introducing high quality academic and research programmes and providing extension services in cutting edge technologies.
By ensuring a supportive campus climate with dynamic leadership and development opportunities to meet the needs of students, faculty and staff.
By enhancing academic productivity through induction of quality faculty, accelerated graduation, credit banking, augmented continuing education opportunities and adoption of current technology.
By sharing the intellectual resources and the infrastructural facilities among the academia from other institutions and among the industrial society, funding agencies and government.
By enhancing the collaborative partnership between Industry and Institute for commercializing and transferring the latest technological know-how towards societal development.
By expanding global participation spread across continents with the aid of interactive satellite based education and the usage of digital library.
By ensuring efficient administrative co-ordination and effective decision making through necessary reforms and by strategically allocating resources.
By benchmarking against technologically sound global leaders with a view towards continuous improvement.