Anna University was established on 4th September 1978 as a unitary type of University. Since December 2001,it has become a large, highly renowned affiliated University, having brought into its fold about 255 Self-financing Engineering Colleges, six Government Colleges and four Government-aided Engineering colleges located in various parts of TamilNadu State . It offers higher education in Engineering, Technology and allied Sciences relevant to the current and projected needs of the society. Besides promoting research and disseminating knowledge gained there from, it fosters cooperation between the academic and industrial communities .
Vaious branches are listed here in bachelor's in engineering programme..
1. Instrumentation and control engineering
2. Electronics and communiction
3. electrical and electronics
4. computer science and engineering.
5. Mechanical engineering.
6. information technology