The Raja College of Engineering and Technology (RCET) is located in the city of Madurai, Tamil Nadu. It was started in the year 1995 by Arun Ram Kumar Educational Trust, chaired by Lion G.Nagaraj. It is affiliated to Anna University.
The following undergraduate degree programs are offered at this college: B.E. Computer Science & Engineering, B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering, B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering, B.E. Mechanical Engineering, B.E. Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, B.E. Civil Engineering, and BTech Information Technology. Postgraduate programs offered are M.E. Computer Science & Engineering, M.E. Power Systems & Engineering, Master of Computer Applications, and Master of Business Administration.
Some unique means of motivation are employed at this college. Awards and Cash prizes are given to University Rank holders and semester toppers. Cash incentives are also given for zero absenteeism to students and faculty members. Other incentives include reimbursement of expenses for skill upgradation by faculty members and sponsorship for higher studies to deserving faculty members.
The college offers good student services. A staff counselor counsels each student once every two weeks. Performances in tests and model exams are recorded to help the student improve. Parents are also invited to involve in the process if required. Students are also counseled for personal problems. Free Health care service is rendered to all students and staff. Separate hostel facilities are available for boys and girls. Students are provided with Internet access in their rooms.