Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences

country rank  166
world rank  5400

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University Overview

Founded in 1986, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized city of Coimbatore (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tamil Nadu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS) is a medium-sized (EduListing enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Evangelical religion. Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences (KITS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 34 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Indian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name कारुण्या विश्वविद्यालय
Acronym KITS
Founded 1986
Motto Arise and Shine
Colours Blue and gold

University Location

Address Karunya Nagar
Coimbatore (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
641114 Tamil Nadu
T +91 (422) 261 4300
F +91 (422) 261 5615

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Admissions Office, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Karunya Nagar
Coimbatore 641 114
+91 (422) 261 4440
1800 425 4300

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 7,000-7,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian-Evangelical Christian-Evangelical

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

University Grants Commission, India

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Assessment and Accreditation Council NAAC
  • National Board of Accreditation NBA

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • All India Association for Christian Higher Education

Academic Structure


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