Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education is located in the city of Srivilliputhur, Tamil Nadu -626128. This University was formerly known as Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering. The University caters to the needs of students from different walks of life and has been serving the society from the past 35 years. It is the first Institution in India to introduce an extraordinary B.Tech program in engineering for the differently abled (speech and hearing impaired) students. For advanced research in life sciences and medical sciences, this University has got state of the art IRC with resplendent high-end instruments. The University strives to be a center of excellence of international fame in the field of education and research. The mission of the University is to produce technically competent, socially committed technocrats and administrators through quality research and education. The University gives importance to Intra-mural and Extramural activities for the holistic development of the students. The University envisions building a robust and enduring educational model of intellectual excellence blended with an ethos of community value.