The present global challenges
of humanity pertain to energy crisis, health
needs, access to clean water and shortage of
food. Nanotechnology, which involves the design
and application of structures and devices by
controlled manipulation of their size and shape
at the atomic level, is seen as the ultimate
solution to life's key problems.
In compliance with the mission of
Karunya University, the School of Nanosciences
and Technology has joined the global nano
revolution to improve the quality of human life
with respect to food, water, health and energy.
The department focuses on innovative teaching
and research in emerging fields of
Nanotechnology and Nanosciences. M. Tech.
Nanotechnology offered by the School of
Nanosciences and Technology is sponsored by the
Department of Science and Technology,
Government of India.
Highly qualified faculty with
expertise in multidisciplinary areas of Nanotech
engage the students with course work and
Karunya School of Media works for the dignity of humanity with the LOVE of Jesus Christ. Karunya School of Media undertakes Video production
for NGO's, Corporates and also capable of Directing full length films with human values. Christian Song recordings as well as picturisation also can be
done in Karunya School of Media.
Ms. Shanthini Pandiaraj , HOD i/c of Electronics & Media Technology
Electronics and Media Technology was
established in the year 2004 as a centre for
media technology. This Technology centre
functions with its well established
laboratories and television studio and radio
transmission set up with state of the art
edit suits and media archives laboratory
with complete media asset management. The
laboratory has complete family of non linear
edit suits and net work- based media content
creation and distribution.
School of Bio-technology
Patrick Gomez M Director of School of Bio-technology
HOD of Bio-technology
The Department of Biotechnology under School of Biotechnology & Health Sciences(SBT& HS) in
Karunya University was started in the year 2005, with the financial support from Ministry of
Food Processing Industries and Karunya Institute of Technology and Science. Towards the objective
to provide excellent teaching, practical training facilities, research facilities and consultancy
services in the frontier areas of Biotechnology
The Department of Bioinformatics was established in 2005.The
department aims to develop the student's
critical, analytical and problem solving skills.
It also acknowledges in nurturing application of
scientific knowledge from theory to practical
industry and to the service of mankind,leadership quality with moral & ethical values and self
Department of Food Processing and Engineering was started in
September 2005 to tap the unexplored potential of this sunrise
industry in India. The department aims to provide value based
education with core competence to the students. Graduates of the
undergraduate program are expected to possess knowledge of the
fundamentals of Food process engineering. This is the first
University in India to give such an importance to Food
Processing area on all its aspects namely, Food Safety Assurance
Testing Laboratory with sophisticated analytical facilities, R&D
Laboratory, Food Processing Training Centre and Food Processing
Engineering academic courses with the generous support from the
Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India.
Department of Value Education more commonly
known as DoVE was set up in the university to
cater to the most important need of preparing
value based professionals realizing the vacuum
in the society caused with eroding of moral
values. The Department is committed to develop
complete / whole person in spirit, mind and body
and to faster peace, confidence and boldness to
arise & shine.
Special Features of Dove
Working towards personal
transformation: character change and nature
in likeness of God
Fostering unity among staff members to work
in single mindedness towards realizing the
vision of Karunya by organizing retreats,
workshop and development programs
Moulding students as leaders to serve the
nation with love and compassion by sustained
discipleship training with practical
exposure, retreats and social awareness
Inculcating self discipline and self
restraint in order to pursue and achieve
right goals and targets in life.
Karunya endeavors to achieve academic excellence, train, and develop the youth into able
citizens of our country and also to inculcate high ethical standards; resulting in service to humanity.
The Department of Personality Development takes care of one part of this great vision of Karunya.
Department of Computer Science and
Engineering was established in the year 1994.The
department aims at technical and professional
competency and also aids in inculcating moral
and ethical values. The alacrity of the students
to learn makes it easier for the department of
computer science and engineering to produce
top-notch engineers who are being recruited by
companies all over the world.
J . Dinesh Peter, M.Tech., Ph.D. HOD i/c of Information Technology
Technology evolving in Business, Science
and even in personal lives of many of us. It
is one of the most dynamic and progressive
intellectual enterprises of our age; with
this in mind the Department of Information
Technology opened its doors in the year
1999. The Department works with the mission
of producing highly qualified Research
Scientists and stay tuned to the needs of
the young IT Professionals. The Department
of Information Technology gives stimulating
environment in which new ideas, experimental
design and robust system are plentiful .
Dr . V. Thavavel, Ph.D. HOD i/c of Computer Applications
The Department of Computer Applications of was established in the year 1995. The Department
offers 3 years full time & part time MCA (Master of Computer Applications),2 years
Full Time M.Sc(Networking Technology), M.Phil and Ph.D programmes.The programmes
conducted by the Department aims at the development of various skill sets in Computer
Applications and Networking Technology and all around personality by inculcating values
of Honesty, Sincerity and Team spirit.
The Department of Electrical and Electronics
Engineering was established in the year 1994. It is well equipped with highly
commendable facilities and is effectively guided
by a set of devoted and diligent staff members.
The department offers P.G course in M.E - Power
Electronics and Drives.
Every year the
intake strength of the students for U.G
Programme is 60+10% [Lateral entry] and for P.G
Programme is 25. The department has been awarded
A grade by National Board Of Accreditation.
The Department has well equipped laboratories
such as Electrical Machines Lab, Power
Electronics Lab, Power system simulation lab,
Shobha Rekh HOD of Electronics &
The department of Electronics &
Communication Engineering was established in
the year 1986. It has been very well
equipped with highly commendable facilities
and is effectively guided by a set of
devoted and diligent staff members. The
department offer both Under Graduate and
Post Graduate Programmes. The PG Programme
includes Applied Electronics , VLSI
Design and Communication systems.The department has
been awarded 'A' grade by National Board of
Mr. K. Rajasekaran, HOD of Electronics &
and Instrumentation Engineering was started in June 1995, offering B.E. (EIE) programme under the
affiliation of Bharathiyar University. With excellent laboratory and research facility the programme
was continuously affiliated by the Bharathiyar University and later by Anna University. Accreditation
of NBA committee for the under graduate programme of the division was obtained in the year 2001. The
Post Graduate Programme, M.Tech. (Control & Instrumentation) was started September 2003 under the
affiliation of Anna University. M Tech (Embedded systems) was started in the year 2008 & M.Tech
(Biomedical Instrumentation) was started in 2009. The Department also offers part time and full
time Research programmes leading to Ph.D.
Professor & Director i/c - School of Business, Leadership & Management
The Karunya School of Business, Leadership & Management was
established in June 1994. The School strives to
develop the students' critical, analytical,
problem solving and decision making skills. The
Institute equips the students with basic
knowledge of analytical tools emphasizing the
social imperative of a high degree of integrity
and uncompromising commitment to quality. The
Business Administration education offered by
Karunya has carved a veritable Niche for itself
in Indian Management Sciences realm through
consistency in 'Quality Delivery' and 'Global
orientation'. Well placed alumni in various top MNCs is the hallmark of this leading
Dr. T.V. Christy Director of School of Mechanical Sciences
Head i/c of Department of Mechanical Sciences
Mechanical Sciences has been one of the core branches,
which was started right at the inception of the Karunya University
in 1986. The School of Mechanical Sciences has grown from strength
to strength and as on date, it has matured into a pillar of strength
for the Karunya University.In order to meet the manpower of the rapidly growing
Industrial base and infrastructure of our country, the Karunya University is at
present offering three PG courses in the thrust areas of Thermal Science, CAD/CAM & Engineering Design, Aeronautical, Automobile, etc.
The courses have been designed in such a way that students get the necessary
depth in the chosen area of specialization while absorbing the necessary back
up knowledge so as to maintain the required breadth in the general Technological
Scenario. Special efforts have been made to enable the students to translate the
theoretical knowledge with laboratory & field level experience.
The School also takes in students for research leading to Ph.D. degrees.
Aerospace Engineering is a special branch of engineering dealing with
the design, construction and science of aircrafts and spacecrafts and the dynamics of airflow around objects.
It is a meticulous science which is an emerging field in India and has a wide plethora of job opportunities
in the modern age. The department of AeroSpace in Karunya University was established in 2009 and is equipped
with state of the art facilities such as Subsonic and Supersonic Wind Tunnels and a Shock Tube.
We offer a complete range of aviation system/software development services and consulting experts.
Our dedicated faculty includes scientists, engineers, and analysts who have specialized in real time aviation systems
including 4 dimensional flight profiling, conflict prediction, and conflict resolution. Visit our web page to learn more.
For the overall
development of a professional to be placed in the highest realms,
an educational body is considered to play a pivotal role. A budding
professional has to be physically, mentally, emotionally and
intellectually top in his field. This can be realized through intensive
sporting programmes and excellent sporting facilities. The Karunya University (KU) provides
such an environment which facilities the optimal efficiency and
effectiveness for the emerging dynamic engineers and managers. The
University provides the best sporting coaching facilities to groom the
enormous potential lying hidden among the students. The Karunya sports
complex is well known for its best facilitated grounds for various
sporting disciplines. The KU has attained quite a reputation in sports
activities especially among the professional institutions by winning
several prestigious tournaments conducted in various levels. The
competitive spirit is encouraged as the University organizes a variety of
tournaments of repute, coaching camps and establishment of sporting