The name of this university is expanded as Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education University.
The University is recognised under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 and she has NAAC accreditation with A Grade status.
She functions with the motto of making world class education to reach and unreached.
The university is located near the city of Madurai in Tamil Nadu.
She began its journey in the name of Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering in 1984.
The university as per SIR World Report was ranked number 7 with respect to quality and quantity research output among private universities in entire India.
After her humble beginning as an engineering institution, the college now has the status of university and she offers courses through 12 schools and apart from courses through these schools, research programmes are also on offer at the University.
KEEE examination as the name implies is conducted for admission to the engineering courses on offer at Kalasalingam.
Engineering courses on offer at Kalasalingam are:
B. Tech in
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Information and Communication Technology
In addition, M. Tech courses are being offered in different branches of engineering
Furthermore, the university offers courses in arts, science, commerce, architecture, and business administration branches as well.