New Programme – B.E. Mechatronics

Mechatronics  (Mechanical + Industrial Automation)

The study includes a combination of various engineering disciplines such as mechanical, electrical, telecommunication, control and computer engineering and interfaces among them.

Design and develop smart machines and use their multidisciplinary skills to meet growing demands of an industry.

Why Mechatronics @ SONA

  • Choice based credit learning
  • Focus on Industry 4.0
  • Strong industry-connect


  • Industrial robot
  • Home appliances
  • Automobiles

Jobs opportunities

  • Robotics, tool design and aviation
  • Defense & mining
  • Aerospace & automobile
  • Electronics & Electrical
  • Instrumentation sector

Use some robotics and axis global images and Mechatronics lab.

Sona appreciates Mr.Aravind Pradeep

S.Arvind Pradeep has secured All India Rank 811 in the recently concluded Civil services Examination ,2017.  He is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from PSG college of Technology(2007-2011) batch.He has been preparing for the exams since 2011 and finally tasted success in his 5th attempt.

He has been a part of Sona family since 2016 training students for the prestigious IAS exams through the SWADESH programme as well as motivating them to choose a career to serve the nation. The first batch has been successfully completed with 77 candidates and 2nd batch in underway with 45 candidates.

DefExpo 2018

Sona College of Technology participated in the DefExpo 2018, organized by the Ministry of Defence, and inaugurated by the PM Narendra Modi, in Chennai. Sona College showcased its expertise across the engineering, animation/e-learning, and IT & analytics sectors. The booth attracted a lot of interest from the government, defense, and private industries.

Hon’ble Minister of Defence Nirmala Sitharaman visits Sona College of Technology booth at the DefExpo 2018.

ISTE – Best Student Award 2017

Sajetha S, 3rd year – IT and S. Janani, final year – EEE bagged  “ISTE – Chapter Best Student Award for the year 2017” and the students team Anu priya E, Bavithra V, Febronia Priscilla S, Hemasudha R of final year EEE won “ISTE – Manakula Vinayagar Award for Best Student Project” during the ISTE Tamilnadu section Annual Convention for Engineering College students  held on 10th April 2018 at Tagore Engineering College, Chennai.

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As Facebook falls under scrutiny for its role in data-harvesting, experts say Australians might also be at risk of having their online privacy breached.  What is behind data-mining?  who is involved in it and who is impacted? Kulasegaram Sanchayan explores with expert comments from Dr.B.Sathiyabhama, Professor and Head,Department of CSE,Sona College of Technology,Salem, Tamil Nadu, India; and journalist Mythili Sampathkumar.

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SONA NPTEL Local chapter has bagged “AA” rating based on the best performance of our college students and faculties in July – December 2017 run of NPTEL Online Certification examinations.  The performance of SONA NPTEL Local Chapter is tabulated as follows

Present Gold Elite Successful Participation Topper
200 3 113 74 10 10

Our management has congratulated Dr.J.Senthilkumar,Prof/IT (SPoC – SONA NPTEL LOCAL CHAPTER) for his contribution in motivating the students and faculties to appear for examinations of NPTEL courses. Due to his efforts, our college has bagged “AA” rating for the past 3 runs of NPTEL Examinations. Also, Dr.J.Senthilkumar, Prof/IT has been awarded “Best SPoC” by NPTEL for promoting NPTEL courses in the college.

Our management has appreciated the top performers (GOLD or ELITE + TOPPERS) SPoC and NPTEL department coordinators of our college and issued a NPTEL certificate to individual achiever on March 16th, 2018. The details of top performers is tabulated as follows Name Designation / Department Course Name Certificate Type
1 Dr.J AKILANDESWARI Professor & HOD / IT Fundamentals of Database Systems Elite + Topper
2 Dr. SATHIYAMOORTHI V ASP / CSE Fundamentals of Database Systems Elite + Topper
3 ARIVOLI M AP/CIVIL Outcome based pedagogic principles for effective teaching Elite + Topper
4 NADHIRA KC III YEAR/CSE Programming, data structures and algorithms using python Gold + Topper
5 GOWTHAMSRINIVASAN.S III YEAR /CIVIL Reinforced Concrete Road Bridges Gold + Topper
6 RENUGA M Professor & HOD / English Technical english for engineers Elite + Topper
7 M ARUMUGAM MAHARAJA III YEAR/CIVIL Integrated Waste Management for a Smart City Gold + Topper
8 Dr. S.VASANTHI ASP / IT Computer Organization and Architecture Elite + Topper
9 V.PADMASARANYA III YEAR/ECE Analog communication Elite
10 NISHAR ALI III  YEAR/MECH Applied Ergonomics Elite + Topper