Jeppiaar engineering college


Established 2001
Type Self Financing
Chairman Dr.Jeppiaar
Principal Dr.Sushil Lal Das
Director Marie Wilson
Undergraduates 2122
Postgraduates 220

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
12°51′58″N 80°13′15″E / 12.86611°N 80.22083°E / 12.86611; 80.22083Coordinates: 12°51′58″N 80°13′15″E / 12.86611°N 80.22083°E / 12.86611; 80.22083

Campus Urban
Affiliations Anna University

Jeppiaar Engineering College (JEC) is one of the institutions of Jeppiaar Educational Trust and was established on 15 August 2001. The college is a Christian Minority Institution.


The college is affiliated to the Anna University of technology, Chennai and is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education and Government of Tamil Nadu.[1]

Academic departments

The institution was established primarily as an engineering college but also conducts courses in Business Administration. The college consists of the following academic departments:

  • Department of Management Studies (Business Administration)
  • Department of Aeronautical Engineering
  • Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Department of Computer Application
  • Department of Information Technology[2]
  • Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Bio-Technology

Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical Department was inspected in 2001 and later accredited on 19 July 2008. The department has an intake of around 132 students.The Head of the Department is Dr.V.Natarajan. The department encourages the students to take part in National level SAE events

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The department started in the year 2001 with a student intake of 60 and increased to 120 in the year 2008. II and III Year students compulsorily undergo Inplant Training & final year students carry out project work in various industries

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering

The Electronics & Communication Engineering department started in 2001 with a student intake of 60 and increased to 120 in the year 2004. It was accredited on 19 July 2008.


The IEEE student branch of Jeppiaar Engineering College was formed on 25 December 2005 and it was inaugurated on 27 March 2006. Since then it has organized many events. There are jointly 120 members in professional bodies like IEEE and ISTE from the department.

Google Students club

The Google Students club was inaugurated on 24 september 2013 by Hon'ble Col.Dr.Jeppiaar,Principal Dr.Sushil Lal Das and chief guest Mr.Jeyanth Inbasekar. The student ambassador of the club is Mr. Joses Paul,student of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.


The facilities of the institution include transportation for day-scholars covering all the chennai city and also the sub-urbs such as Chenglepet,Kanchipuram,Tiruvallur and Ennore. central mess for all the students and staff providing healthy and hygienic food, fully equipped laboratories and central Library,a conference hall and an auditorium.

Campus Accommodation

Campus Accommodation is provided to students both boys and girls separately.


External links

  • Jeppiar Engineering College - Official website

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