C. Abdul Hakeem College of Engineering & Technology

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C. Abdul Hakeem College of Engineering & Technology
Main building of CAHCET.jpg
Main building of CAHCET
Motto Enter To Learn. Leave To Serve.
Type Private (Minority Institution)
Established 1998
Chairman S. Ziauddin Ahmed
Provost V. M. Abdul Latheef
Principal Dr. A. Kumar
Location Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
12°54′26″N 79°17′45″E / 12.907334°N 79.295814°E / 12.907334; 79.295814Coordinates: 12°54′26″N 79°17′45″E / 12.907334°N 79.295814°E / 12.907334; 79.295814
Campus Urban
Affiliations Anna University
Website www.cahcet.in

C. Abdul Hakeem College of Engineering & Technology is a private engineering college located in Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. It is affiliated to Anna University. It offers 14 undergraduate and postgraduates programs in engineering and management. This college is one of the several educational institutions run by the Melvisharam Muslim Educational Society which was founded in the year 1918.[1][2]


Electronics Department Building OF CAHCET

CAHCET campus is located in Melvisharam, a town and suburb of Vellore city which is approximately 100 km from Anna International Airport, Chennai. The campus houses several buildings including administration building, Mechanical Department, Electronics Department, Human Science Department, MBA Department, library, auditorium, seminar halls, sports grounds, cafeteria and boys hostel. Some of the facilities such as sports ground, Mosque, etc., are shared with its sister institution C. Abdul Hakeem College of Arts and Science.

CAHET Central Library

The central library is one of the energy efficient buildings constructed in the campus. The campus is Wi-Fi enabled and has 10 Mbit/s leased-line connectivity. CAHCET is also a lifetime member in Anna University´s EDUSAT Programme, but not working and the staff members do


CAHCET is one of the well established colleges in Vellore which has been accredited.[3]

Courses Offered[edit]

The College is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and affiliated to the Anna University, Chennai. Therefore, the programs offered at CAHCET are subjected to the affiliated university regulations.[4]

Under Graduate[edit]

Post Graduate[edit]

  • M.E., CAD/CAM
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Computer Applications

Memorandum of Understanding[edit]

The institution has signed MOUs with several universities and industries. CAHCET signed its first international MoU with the International Islamic University Malaysia in 2013.[5]

Student Life[edit]


Sport is an important activity of the students in the college. While cricket is the popular sport, students have won championships in basketball, football, badminton, hockey, yoga, etc.[6]


The institution hosts seminars on various subjects by inviting experts in those respective fields.[7][8][9] The CAHCET campus has three well equipped seminar rooms and a large auditorium which can house approximately 2500 people.


As of the year 2014, the college has held 12 convocations. Several VIPs including vice-chancellors, government ministers and governors are invited as chief guests and honorary guests.[10][11][12][13] On the graduation day, graduates receiving an undergraduate degree wear the academic dress that they were entitled to before graduating and graduates receiving a postgraduate degree (e.g. PhD or Master's) wear the academic dress that they were entitled to before graduating, Students achieving high ranks in the state level exams are awarded in such ceremonies.[14]