Diploma programmes of three years duration are being offered in Engineering and Technology both as Government Aided and Self-Supporting programmes as follows.  



  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Metallurgy
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Instrumentation and Control Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Metallurgy
30  -  -
  • Agricultural Technology
 20  -  -
Total 220 Total 240

Admission Process

The polytechnic admits both boys and girls. Reservation will be made as per the norms prescribed by the Government of Tamil Nadu. Admission of students under All India Quota and Orthopedically Handicapped are being done under DOTE's special permission.

Reservation details

Category General Management
Govt. Aided Programmes 90% 10%
Self-Supporting Programmes 50% 50%

Application for Admission

The Application form can be registered online through the following link Online Application for 2021-2022 .The applications are free of cost for SC/ST candidates, provided the scanned copy of the Community Certificate should be uploaded.

Eligibility Criteria 

Category Eligibility
I Year
(3 years duration)
Passed 10th Standard / SSC Examination
Obtained at least 35% marks in the qualifying examination.
II Year
(2 years duration)
(Lateral Entry)
12th Passed with Physics/ Mathematics / Chemistry/ Computer Science/Electronics/Information Technology/ Biology/Informatics Practices/ Biotechnology/ Technical Vocational subject/ Agriculture/ Engineering Graphics/ Business Studies/Entrepreneurship (Any of the three).

10th + (2 years ITI) with appropriate Trade in that order shall be eligible for admission to Second Year Diploma Course(s) of appropriate Programme. 

Selection of Candidates

Candidates are ranked on the basis of merit and reservation and called for counseling / admission on the above basis. The branches will be allotted on the basis of their ranks under the respective reservation quota and the availability of seats at the time of actual counseling / admission.

Higher Studies opening for Diploma holders

As per the AICTE Approval Process Hand Book 2021-22 Vide Page 117 Item (iii), the Diploma holders can join B.E. (Lateral Entry) in any discipline irrespective of branch studied in the Diploma programe.