Chennai: Anna University of Technology (AUT), Chennai, on Thursday released the rank list self-financing engineering colleges affiliated to it based on academic performance of first-year students in 2010-11 .
Recently, the Madras high court had directed Anna University of Technology to dislcose the rank list of affiliated colleges before July 26 on a petition given by N Ramprasanth, a first generation learner, who had stated such a list would help engineering aspirants to choose a good college through the single window counselling system.
RMD Engineering College has been ranked number one.
Selvakumar, Director of corporate relations at AUT -chennai told, based on pass percentage taking into account number of students who appeared for the exam as well as pass percentage based on the number of answer scripts evaluated the rank list of colleges have been provided.
AUT has branches in Chennai, Coimbatore, Tiruchi and Tirunelveli. Only AUT-Chennai has put out the list so far.