Milestones

2017

1 Vel Tech Multi tech Dr Rangarajan Dr Sakunthala Engineering College has Stands amongst the Top 200 institutions in the nation in NIRF India Ranking 2017
2 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College stands 35th Rank in the 2016-17 Nov-Dec 2016 Odd Semester Result and 47th Rank in the 2016-17 Apr-May 2017 Even Semester Result.
3 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ AAA at the All India Level in an Engineering survey conducted by “Careers360 survey”, in 2017.
4 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked 115th place among Top 150 Private Engineering Colleges in India in Times i3RC Engineering Survey 2017
5 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ 47th ‘ in “South Zone Top Private Engineering Colleges” conducted by ‘The Week Hansa Survey – 2017’
6 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ 24sth ‘ in an Engineering survey conducted by “Higher Education Review Magazine – 2017 “
7 Students from Department of EEE won “ GO GREEN AWARD” in ASIA’S Largest Electric Solar Vehicle Championship 2017
8 Students from Department of Mechanical awarded 2nd place under the category of lowest Weight Solar Vehicle in ASIA’S Largest Event – Electric Solar Vehicle Championship 2017.
9 University Gold Medalist : Mr. S.Karthick, Student of Bio Medical (2012-16 batch) secured 1st Rank in the discipline of Bio Medical Engineering amongst all affiliated engineering colleges in Tamilnadu and received cash award Rs.10000 from the Hon. Governor / Chancellor of Anna University
10 Technical Symposium –  A batch of students from Department of CSE (2013-2017) participated in Paper / Thesis Presentation and Won First Prize of travel coupon (Rs 20000/-) @ Velammal Engineering College, Chennai at TECHVIZHAA 2K17
11 Students from Department of CSE (2014-2018) won Fourth Prize at Viswajyothi College of Engineering & Technology, Vazhakulam – VISWAJYOTHI 24Hr HACKATHON
12 Mr.R.Sanjay & Ms.S. Lakshmi Narayanan student of Civil Department (2014-2018 Batch) participated in Paper Presentation and won 3rd prize held at Shri Venkateshwara Padmavathy engineering college, Ponmar,Chennai at PANCHSHEEL 2017
13 SHRISHTI 2K17
Mr. PremAnandh & Ms. S.Lakshmi Narayanan student of Civil Department (2014-2018 Batch) participated in ADZAP and won 1st prize held at Sai Ram Institute of Technology, Chennai.
Mr. PremAnandh & Ms. S.Lakshmi Narayanan student of Civil Department (2014-2018 Batch) participated in Paper presentation and won 3rd prize held at Sai Ram Institute of Technology, Chennai.
14 Mr. M R Abith & S Balaji student of Civil Department (2014-2018 Batch) participated in Paper presentation and won 1st prize held at Gojan school of Business and Technology, Chennai, at CHAKRAVYUHA 2017
15 TAEKWONDO Championship 2017
Ms.Anaswara V student of Civil Department participated in 30th Tamilnadu state level Championship and won gold medal in senior girls under 49kg weight category held at Joseph’s Auditorium, Kancheepuram.Ms.Anaswara V student of Civil Department participated in District level Championship and won Bronze medal in senior pair held at SDAT Indoor Stadium, ChennaiMs.Anaswara V student of Civil Department participated in District level Championship and won Gold medal in Senior Women Group held at SDAT Indoor Stadium, Chennai.
16 Mr. S.M.Mukesh Kumar student of ECE Department( Batch) participated in District level Chess Tournament “The Great Chola Dynasty” held at Jawaharlal Nehru Studium, Chennai.
17 Mr. Pranav & Mr. Gowrishankar student of CSE Department (Batch) participated in “Anna University Zonal Badminton Championship” and won the trophy held at Velammal Engineering College, Chennai.
18 LAVAZA 2017
Ms.Krithika Singh, Ms. Akshay Maithreye has won 2nd place in Channel Surf
Ms.Bhavadarani G, Ms. Sobana, Ms. V.Gayathri has won 2nd place in Natiayam
Ms.Nivetha R, Ms. R.Selvapriya, Mr. Arunkumar.S, Mr. Antonin Gnana  Jenofer has won 2nd prize in Face Art
Ms. K.Priyadarshini has won 2nd prize in Graffitti
Ms. V.Gayathri has won 3rd prize in Voice
Ms. Akshay Maithreyewon 2nd prize in Devils Advocate

2016

1 NAAC Accredited with ‘A’ grade and No.1 amongst Anna University affiliated colleges in Tamil Nadu with an impressive score of 3.49 / 4.0.
2 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College  has secured Computer Society of India – Academic Excellence Awards 2016 in 3 Categories. Best Accredited Student Branch Award, Longest Continuous SBC Award, Highest Committed Accredited Student Branch Activist Award.
3 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked  AAA at the All India Level in an Engineering survey conducted by “Careers360 survey”, in 2016.
4 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been Ranked 32nd place at the State Level & 49th place at the National Level in Week E-School Survey.
5 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked A+ at the National level Chronicle All India Engineering College Survey
6 Vel Tech Multitech Dr.Rangarajan & Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked as 34th in the State Level from the E- School Survey of named ‘DQ-CMR SURVEY Top T-Schools 2016’
7 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked 59th in an Engineering survey conducted by “Higher Education Review Magazine – 2016 “
8 Mr.Ishwar Prasad , Student of CSE Department (2013-2017 Batch) won 500 $ for  indentifying existence of  Critical bug in account transaction. Moreover his name was listed in official website. https://hackerone.com/ishwar_prasad_bhat. This is the first time for a person Uber awards both Hall Of Fame and a Cash reward
9 Mr. Ishwar Prasad, Student of CSE Department (2013-2017 Batch) has been selected for internship training at Tamilnadu Police Cyber Crime wing. This is the first time Tamilnadu Police issuing orders for a student to do an internship with the Government.
10 Students from department of BME(2013-2017) shortlisted for final round from South India level and presented their project at My Gov Innovation & CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad, Telangana.
11 A batch of students from Department of Mechanical (2014-2018) won second place in idea showcase and received cash award of Rs.10000/- at Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai
12 A batch of students from Department of EEE (2014-2018) won second Prize in idea showcase and received cash award of Rs.5000/- at Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, Madurai.
13 A batch of students from Department of Information Technology(2013-2017) won 1st prize in project display and received cash award of Rs. 3000/- at Velammal Institute of Technology, Chennai –  Chanakya 2K17-Project Mania
14 A batch of students from Department of Information Technology(2013-2017) won 3rd prize in project display and received cash award of Rs. 2000/- at SCVSVM University, Kancheepuram at IEEE Student Project Expo-2017
15 Ms. R.Saranya , Ms.A.Mahalakshmi  students of IT department ( 2013-2017) won 1st Prize for the Project Display held at Misrimal Navajee Munoth Jain Engineering College, Chennai at SYNCHRON’16
16 LAVAZA 2016
Ms. C.Anuradha, Mr. J.Yasir Ahamed students of  BME Department won 1st Prize in Graffiti
Ms. Akshay Mytrae  students of  CSE Department won 1st Prize in Miming,
Mr. Akshay Mytrae students of  CSE Department won 2nd Prize in Shadow Art,
Mr.S.Kuldeep , Mr.J.Dilli Ganesh,  Mr.Soundar , Mr.P.Venkat Vineeth , Mr.Robin Corera,  Mr.Shaha Mohammed students of CSE, BME,IT, EEE & MECH won 2nd Prize  (Rs.6000 / – Worth Gift) in Group Dance .

2015

1 Vel Tech Multi tech Dr Rangarajan Dr Sakunthala Engineering College has won the title “AICTE CII INDPACT award for best Industry linked Emerging Engineering Institute” in India awarded by AICTE CII for the year 2015. Vel Tech Multi tech Dr Rangarajan Dr Sakunthala Engineering College has won the title TWICE in a row for the outstanding performance in catering to the needs of the Industry, linking its academic curriculum and for the best innovative practices in collaboration with the industry.
2 25 of our students have grabbed university ranks in Anna university Examination May-June 2015.
  3 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has secured Computer Society of India – Academic Excellence Awards 2015 in 4 Categories. Best Accredited Student Branch Award, Largest Student Branch Award, Longest Continuous SBC Award, Highest Committed Accredited Student Branch Activist Award. “
  4 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ AA+ at the All India Level in an Engineering survey conducted by “Careers360 survey”,  in 2015.
  5 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ 31st ‘ at the All India Level in an Engineering survey conducted by “Higher Education Review Magazine – 2015” on May 28, 2015.’
  6 Vel Tech Multitech Dr.Rangarajan & Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked as 4th in the State level and 31st in the National Level from the E- School Survey of named ‘DQ-CMR SURVEY Top T-Schools 2015’ On May 31, 2015.
  7 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked 2nd amongst the Top B-Schools in Tamilnadu and ranked 11th Nationwide as Outstanding B-Schools of Excellence survey conducted by GHRDC competition success review
 8 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked A+ at the National level & also Ranked 10th at the National Level in Terms of Infrastructure in an E-School Survey conducted by “Chronicle All India Engineering College Survey 2015” on, Oct-2015.
 9 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked 15th at the South Level and 100th at the All India Level in an E-School Survey conducted by “Outlook” on, June 2015.
 10 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked 183rd at the All India Level in a B-School survey conducted by “Business World” on , 18th SEP 2015.
 11 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ 47th ‘ in “Top 99 Private Engineering Colleges” conducted by ‘The Week Hansa Survey – 2015’
 12 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ 96th ‘ in “Top 100 Engineering Colleges” conducted by ‘The Week Hansa Survey – 2015’
 13 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has been ranked ‘ 31st ‘ in an Engineering survey conducted by “Higher Education Review Magazine – 2015 “

2014

1 Infosys awarded AICTE-CII Survey Of Industry- Linked Technical institutes Award to the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technology of Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
2 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has secured Computer Society of India – Academic Excellence Awards 2015 in 3 Categories.
3 The Engineers Educators Award – University of Bradford UK, Robert Gordon University Aberdeen & Education
4 The students of Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College has  won the title of ‘ICTACT YOUNG INNOVATOR AWARD’
5 Best Engineering Institute Award (Tamil Nadu) 2015 by 24MRC Network.
6 TAFE Innovista Best Innovative Project Award 2015
7 All India First in Computer / IT Allied Engineering in the AICTE – CII Survey of Industry – Linked Technical Institutes awarded by Infosys received from Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani Honorable Minister of Human Resources, Government of India.
8 IETE ACTIVE ISF AWARD to Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
9 CII Innovator Award 2014 to Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
10 Students’ Innovative Project Contest by ICTACT Bridge-2014, Coimbatore to Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
11 Gold medal in Bridge Championship competition Infosys Ltd.’s Award : Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
12 AEGIS-GRAHAM BELL AWARD 2014 to Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
13 ICTACT Student Innovator Award 2014 for Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College

2013

2016

 1 ISTE Best Student Award 2013 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
2 Fortune 10 Colleges Award by NC4S 2013
3 Life Time Achievement Award to VEL TECH INSTITUTIONS – National Cyber Security Standards.
4 Power Line Inspection Robot in GRIDTECH 2013 organized by Power Grid Corporation – Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
5 Best Project Award Mechanical – SAE – Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College
6 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College awarded the “ONE among india’s top 50 performing colleges” in “The Great Mind Challenge 2013”
7 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College secured Motorola FAER Scholar Award

2012

1 Times of India Edupreneurs Award 2012.
2 TCS Recruitment Appreciation Award.
3 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College Students won top 3 places in All India Essay Writing Event-2012 Chennai Zone by Shri Ram Chandra Mission.
4 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College Student Selected in Microsoft Contest.
5 Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College student won Gold medal in Bridge Championship competition.

2011

1
AICTE – MODROBS sanctioned for Advanced VLSI Lab.
2

Ranked one of the best Engg. & Management institution by Outlook, Career 360, Deccan Chronicle, C-Fore & The week surveys for third consecutive year.

3
ICMR & DST Funded research projects for Bio Medical department.
4
Over 40 MoU’s signed.
5
IBM appreciation as one among the top 30 best Engg. Institutions.
6

Our Students participated & awarded in MOTOROLA Scholarship for projects.

7

Over 400 Faculty & Student publications.

8

Certification – ISO 9001:2008.

9
Our Institution step into a new project by starting a research centre named VEL RANGARAJAN AND DR.SAKUNTHALA RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MEDICINE AND TECHNOLOGY.

2010

1
CPRI funded research project.
2

Ranked one of the best Engg. & Management institution by Outlook, Career 360, Deccan Chronicle, C-Fore & The week surveys for second consecutive year.

3
National Instruments Labview Centre inaugurated
4
Centre for “EMC Storage Management” inaugurated.
5
Over 350 Publications by Faculty and Students.
6

Two University Ranks from MBA & MCA departments

7

CSIR – appreciation letter for student projects in E Governance.

8

IBM “The Great Mind Challenge” awards consecutively from 2010 onwards.

2009
1
VEL TECH (Owned by Rs Trust) begun at Avadi, Alamathi road, chennai-62 with 4 departments involving 201 students and 32 staff members.
2

Secured three University Ranks from CSE & MBA departments

3
MCA department accredited by NBA.
4
Ranked one of the best Engg. & Management institution by Outlook, Career 360, Deccan Chronicle & The week surveys.
5
AICTE funded research projects sanctioned for the Department of EEE.
6

Hyundai donated Cars for research activities.

7

Over 20 MoU’s signed with leading organisations for R&D, Placement & Consultancy.

8
Over 300 Publications by Faculty and Students.
9
Started the course B.E(Civil) with an intake of 60.
2008

1
Increase in Intake of Mechanical from 60 to 120.
2

Started the Course M.E(VLSI Design, EST, N/W) and M.Tech(IT) each with an intake of 18.

3
CTS Accredited for Academic Initiatives.
4
Conducted AICTE Sponsored National Conference by EEE Department – ETIPS ‘08’.
5
Conducted AICTE Sponsored National Conference by MCA Department – NCIES‘08’.

2007

1
Started the Courses B.E(Bio Medical) with an intake of 60.
2

B.E(EEE) – Accredited by NBA, AICTE, New Delhi.

3
MCA Department – Research agreement with Satyam Ventures Ltd.
4
Increase in Intake of EEE from 60 to 120.
5
Organized Vetri Nichayam in association with Leading Tamil News Paper.

2006

1
An excellent program was conducted for the students who are about to enter into College life named as VETRI NICHAYAM. In this program 5000 students participated.
2

Our Institution Vel Tech Engineering College and Vel Sri Rangarajan Sakunthala College of Multimedia(Engineering College) Accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA).

3
AICTE has accredited the 4 UG programmes and 2 PG program in VelTech Engineering College(ECE, EEE, CSE, IT) and (MBA, MCA).The Vel SRS College of Multimedia Accredited the 3 UG Programme and One PG Program(ECE, CSE, IT) and (MBA)

2005

1

An excellent program was conducted for the students who are about to enter into College life named as VETRI NICHAYAM. In this program 5000 students participated.

2004

1

Our Institution step into a new project by starting a research centre named VEL RANGARAJAN AND DR.SAKUNTHALA RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MEDICINE AND TECHNOLOGY.

2003

1
VEL RANGARAJAN DR.SAKUNTHALA RESEARCH FOUNDATION FOR MEDICINE AND TECHNOLOGY was begun.
2

Ms. K. Chitralekha-VT 423-2nd rank, Ms. S. Prassana-VT 425-2nd rank, Student belonging to IT branch of Vel Tech Engineering College achieved the 2ND Rank awarded by University of Madras in the April 2003 Examination.

3
Ms. R. Yamuna-VT 676 – 6th Rank, Mr. B .Balaji-VT 673 – 14th Rank, belonging to E&I branch of Vel Tech Engineering College achieved the 6TH Rank awarded by University of Madras in the April 2003 Examination.
4
1ST CONVOCATION DAY was conducted on April 4, 2003 by issuing 653 degrees to students.
5
LORD AYAPPAN HALL OF DIVINITY and NCC AIR WING was started.
6
To bring the innovative talents of the students EKLAVYA Program was started on January 26,2003.

2002

2002

1
VEL SRI RANGARAJAN SAKUNTHALA HIGHTECH ENGINEERING COLLEGE was begun.
2

Ms. Leelavathi, VT 265 – ECE branch – 10th rank of Vel Tech Engineering College University of Madras in the April 2002 Examination.

3
Mr.M.Sridhar Babu, VP 623 – IT branch of Vel Tech Polytechnic College achieved the 5th State Rank in the April 2002 Examination.
4
An Remarkable achievement of the Institution that it got ISO 9001 : 2000 CERTIFICATION for Vel Tech Engineering College and Vel Sri Rangarajan Sakunthala College Of Multimedia.
5
Got the CII MEMBERSHIP.
6
The students strength was increased to 4056, Further 1102 gold rings and 105 Gold Medals were distributed.
7
First Health Exhibition was conducted for 2 days in the date of March 28 and 29 of 2002.
8
First Engineering Project Exhibition was conducted .
9
Inaugurated two temples VEL PANCHAMUCKHA VINAYAGAR TEMPLE and ARUMUGA SKANDA TEMPLE inside the campus.
10
For the welfare of students and to develop their skills in sports , FLOOD LIGHT BASKET BALL COURT was constructed.
11
LORD BALAJI HALL OF MUSIC was constructed and DR.A.P.J.ABDUL KALAM SEMINAR HALL was constructed which can hold up to 250 students.
12
For the welfare of school students ANNAI ARANGAM was constructed which can hold up to 100 students.
13
We Installed D-LINK FASTEST NETWORKS on April 24, 2002.
14
To ensure effective placements a PROJECT PLACEMENT TRAINING OFFICE was opened.

2001

1

VEL RANGARAJAN SAKUNTHALA COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENT AND SCIENCE was begun. The students strength was increased to 3114, Further 312 gold rings and 30 Gold Medals were distributed.

2000

1

Our Institution established another college named VEL SRI RANGARAJAN SAKUNTHALA COLLEGE OF MULTIMEDIA.

2
The students strength was increased to 2405 , Further 722 gold rings and 41 Gold Medals were distributed.
3
The VIJAYA BANK EXTENSION COUNTER was opened.

1999

1

Our Institution extended their branch in Medical field also by starting the MEDICAL COLLEGE OF PHYSIOTHERAPHY AND NURSING.

2
Now the students strength was increased to 1406 , Further 277 gold rings and 27 Gold Medals were distributed.
3
For the benefit of the students an Auditorium was constructed which holds upto 300 people named as VEL MURUGAN AUDITORIUM at Vel Tech Engineering College.

1998

1

Shri Vel’s Estate Elementary school was upgraded into Shri Vel’s Matriculation school.

2
Two more colleges VEL TECH POLYTECHNIC and VEL SRI RANGA SANKU COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCE were begun.
3
With continuous hard work and effort of staff, students and management , the institutions strength grew to 785.
4
To encourage and recognize the students performance 57 gold rings and 4 gold medals were distributed to the students holding top percentages.

1997

1

The VEL TECH ENGINEERING COLLEGE begun at Avadi, Alamathi road, chennai-62 with 4 departments involving 413 students and 10 staffs.

1992

1

The first Step of this institution began by starting a school named as VEL’S ESTATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL with the students strength of 6 by Mr. Vel Shri. R. Rangarajan, Founder – Chairman & Dr. Sakunthala Rangarajan, Founder – Vice Chairman.