Dr. N.G.P. Institute of Technology established in the year 2007 is located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. It is run by Kovai Medical Center Research and Educational Trust, Coimbatore. The Chairman Dr. Nalla G. Palaniswami and Secretary Dr. Thavamani D.Palaniswami are basically medical practitioners by profession, started this Institution with the vision of imparting quality technical education.
The Institute is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. It is also recognized by UGC under Section 2(f) and 12(B), accredited by NAAC with A+ (3.36 out of 4) and eligible programmes are accredited by NBA (BME, CSE, ECE, EEE and Mechanical).
The Institute offers 8 Under Graduate Programmes in BE - BME, CSE, Civil, ECE, EEE and Mechanical and B.Tech - IT and AIDS. It also offers 5 Post graduate Programmes namely ME - Engineering Design, Computer Science and Engineering, Embedded Systems Technologies, Power Electronics and Drives along with MBA. The Departments of CSE, ECE, EEE and Mechanical Engineering are Recognized Research Centres of Anna University, Chennai. The students are passionately mentored by 183 faculty members out of which 68 faculty members are holding their Ph.D Degree and 69 are pursuing their Ph.D.
The Institute is located within a serene green campus and has well planned infrastructure. The institute also established center for e-learning, TLC and digital library to enrich teaching-learning process. Through AICTE funded IIPC, the Institute established industry powered centers like Center for Robotics e-Yantra, Texas Instruments Center, NI LabVIEW Academy, etc., to train the students on emerging technologies.
In order to bridge the gap between industry and academia MoUs have been signed with SIEMENS Ltd, Oracle Corporation, CISCO Systems Inc, Texas Instruments, IBM India Pvt. Ltd., National Instruments, CODISSIA, Siemens Healthcare Pvt. Ltd., KEF Infrastructure India Pvt. Ltd. etc.
The Department of Biomedical Engineering has been established in the year 2012. The Department has well equipped laboratories and Infrastructure. The Department has well experienced Faculty members of various specializations. The Department has signed MoU with various core companies and has collaboration for Research & Development / Student Projects / Consultancy works. Since inception, the department provides an encouraging environment and imparts the latest advancements in knowledge and skills through innovative methods of teaching. The students are trained to upgrade themselves and the Department is striving to mould them in to a better engineer in this society.
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