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PSG College of Technology

PSG College of Technology, an ISO 9001:2000 certified institution is one of the foremost institutions founded by the PSG & Sons’ Charities Trust (1926). The College was established in the year 1951 and the Founders wisely decided to locate it in the same campus as the PSG Industrial Institute for effective industry-institute interaction.
The college has been the recipient of several prestigious projects and International funding support. The college was conferred the AUTONOMOUS STATUS by the University of Madras in the academic year 1978-79, which is continued by the Bharathiar University and subsequently by Anna University. This enables the college to frame its own curricula, update syllabi and introduce new courses as and when needed. The college is empowered to administer its own evaluation system.
The Department of Biotechnology at PSG College of Technology was started in the year 2000 and began its efforts by offering the B. Tech. degree program in Biotechnology. The activities of the department has expanded to offer M.Tech (from 2006), MS (from 2006) and PhD programs as well. An efficient team of highly qualified, trained and dedicated professionals is available to provide quality training and excellent research opportunities to the students enrolled. The research environment in the department is excellent due to its well equipped laboratories. The college has been able to produce well trained engineering graduates in biotechnology who are uniquely talented in analytical sciences, modern life sciences and engineering.

Established: 1951, Biotechnology started in 2000, Autonomous Institute

Courses Offered:

Courses are affiliated to Anna University.

  • Doctorate courses:
    1. PhD in Biotechnology
  • Master’s Degree:
    1. M.Tech. in Biotechnology – 2 years
    2. M.Tech. by Research
  • Bachelors Degree:
    1. B.Tech. in Biotechnology – 4 years


PSG College of Technology has an independent Placement Office facilating campus recruitment for multinational and national organizations. It is headed by a Professor designated as Dean, Placement & Training and he is supported by Placement Officer and a full time placement coordinator. The office is also assisted by student coordinators who lead a team of placement representatives of various programmes. The placement office ensures and takes care to provide the best environment and hospitality for the visiting companies’ officials.

The placement office, functions in a separate air conditioned block with state-of-the-art facilities for conducting Pre Placement Talk, Written Test, Group Discussion and Interviews and has steadily progressed over the years in enhancing the placement potential effectively. It plays a very important and key role in counseling and guiding the students of the college for their successful career.

Top Companies:

  • Panacea Medical Technologies Pvtr. Ltd., Bangalore
  • GE India Healthcare, Bangalore
  • Hospira Healthcare India Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

College Facilities:

  • Hostel
  • Well stocked library
  • Wi-Fi enabled campus
  • Lab facilities
  • Sports facilities
  • Transport facility
Head of Biotechnology: Dr M Ananthasubramanian

Contact Details:
Address: Peelamedu, Coimbatore-641004, Tamil Nadu, India
Tel: 422-2572177, 2572477, 4344777
Fax: 91-422-2573833
Email: principal@psgtech.edu , principal@psgtech.ac.in
Website: http://www.psgtech.edu/

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