About CEG

College of Engineering, Guindy (CEG), being one of the premier institutions of higher education in India, takes pride in having produced engineers of the top calibre. A testimony to the green and lush institute’s outstanding quality and excellence is its consistent presence among the top ten positions in multiple rankings of engineering colleges pan India. Established in 1794, the iconic college has been nurturing exceptional talents in science, technology, business, and engineering. Roots of CEG dates back to May 1794 when it was formed as a School of Survey. It was established as a college in 1859 under the Madras University, and is India's oldest engineering and technical institution.

With close ties to industry, CEG’s Mechanical Department has excellent research practices and multiple extra-curricular options for the students. CEG provides opportunities for ample growth for every individual student and it promotes collaborative practices too. The Mechanical engineering course in CEG is currently approved by the AICTE - All India Council for Technical Education which was established for proper planning & co-ordinated development of technical education system throughout the country.

About The Department

The Industrial Engineering programs at Anna University, as a specialization under the faculty of Mechanical Engineering has been given due recognition by forming into a division under the Department of Management studies, in the year 1973. The same division has been upgraded to a full-fledged Department of Industrial Engineering in the year 2002.

Our Vision

To emerge as a center of excellence in the field of Industrial Engineering where the world class practices of teaching, learning and research synergize.

Our Mission

1.Development of state of the art curriculum to meet the dynamic industry needs.
2.Knowledge dissemination through student centric teaching learning process.
3.Enriching laboratories with modern facilities.
4.Research contribution in the field of Industrial Engineering.
5.Maintaining continuous interaction with industry.
6.Cultivate the spirit of entrepreneurship.


The Department of Industrial Engineering offers the following programs:
1.B.E. Industrial Engineering (Full time, 8 semesters).
2.M.E. Industrial Engineering (Full time, 4 semesters).
3.M.E. Quality Engineering and Management (Full time, 4 semesters).
4.M.E. Quality Engineering and Management (Part time evening program, 6    semesters).
5.M.S. by Research, (Full time as well as Part time).
6.Ph.D. (Full time as well as Part time).

The Industrial Engineering curriculum is designed with the core courses of Industrial Engineering in addition to the courses in Basic Sciences, Humanities, General Engineering, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, mixed with a proper proportion to make 196 credits for B.E. degree and 70 credits for M.E. degree. In the case of B.E. Industrial Engineering, the course work for the initial four semesters is common with Mechanical and Manufacturing streams.

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