K.L.N College of Engineering is the first self-financing Co-educational Engineering College of Tamil Nadu. It was established in 1994 in Sivagangai District. The College is declared as Linguistic Minority Status belonging to Backward Community (Sourashtra). This college has the approval of All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. It is situated on the outskirts of Madurai.
Undergraduate engineering degree courses are offered in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Automobile Engineering, and Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering. Postgraduate courses offered are: Master of Business Administration, M.C.A. - Master of Computer Applications, M.E. - Manufacturing Engineering, M.E. - Communications Systems, and M.E. - Power System.
The computer centre has four file servers and 100 nodes connected to it. The file server is equipped with Novell Netware 3.11 and many of the latest software and packages. All B.E. students utilize the facilities for their laboratory experiments. In addition to all these, the laboratory is utilized for the Final year project work, paper presentation and semester practical exams. The UG library has been provided with an Electronic resource section, which provides free Internet. A well furnished conference –cum-Seminar Hall includes power-point facility and ultra modern audio-visual kits with an LCD projector.
The Placement Cell interacts with industry and arranges for industry based project-work. It organizes Career Guidance Programs and arranges placement canvassing by student co-coordinators to visit industries. It prepares students by conducting Presentation Skills Programs, Group Discussion practice, and Entrepreneurship Development Programs.