NAAC-Accredited 'A' - Grade 2(f) & 12(B) status (UGC) |ISO
9001:2015 Certified | FIST Funded (DST) SIRO(DSIR)

International Affairs & Admission Cell

(Foreign Nationals / Persons of Indian origin / Children of Indian Workers in Gulf Countries / Scholarship Programmme for Diaspora Children)

No. of Seats Available

Under Graduate Degree

B.E Degree

Programme Total number of seats Number of seats for Foreign Nationals For First Year
Mechanical Engineering 180 27
Mechatronics Engineering 60 9
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 120 18
Computer Science and Engineering 180 27
Information Technology 120 18
Electronics and Communication Engineering 150 22
Civil Engineering 120 18
Fashion Technology 120 18

Post Graduate Degree

Programme Total number of seats Number of seats for Foreign Nationals
M.E. - Computer Science and Engineering 18 2
M.E. - VLSI Design 18 2
M.E. - Engineering Design 18 2
M.E. - Power Electronics and Drives 18 2
M.E. - Power System Engineering 30 4
M.E. - Industrial Safety and Engineering 24 3
M.E. - Structural Engineering 24 3
M.E. - Construction Engineering & Management 24 3
M.Tech. – Information Technology 18 2
MBA - Master of Business Administration 180 27
MCA - Master of Computer Application 60 -


Unique at Sona



Amongst the 500+ faculty in the campus, around 40% of them are doctorates who work on Research projects and guide the students in getting their goals achieved.


Research Labs

The campus has nurtured 30+ inter-discipline research centres, especially in the areas of nano-technology, robotics, automation, etc that generates new ideas and promotes the development of innovative products and processes.



A 100+ acres of land in the heart of the Tier II City! Sona located in Salem, a proposed Smart City by Govt of India, you need not go far from the campus for any of your requirements.

Industry Academia Collaboration

Sona's industry-academia interaction enthuses the spirit of innovation in the budding engineers!



Sona has nurtured students from more 30+ different countries

Japanese Language training

Knowing another language enriches your personal life,increases your power to act as a citizen of the world."

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International Programmes

College and Schools

Categories of Admission at Sona

  • CIWGC – SEA (Children of Indian Workers in Gulf and South-East Asia Countries)
  • OCI / PIO / FN / NRI
  • OCI / PIO / FN from Category A Countries

Category A Countries

Africa*, Iraq, Iran, Myanmar, Brunei, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Vietnam, PNG, Malaysia & SAARC** countries.

African Countries*-Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Cape Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Comoros, Chad Djibouti, Libya, Liberia, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Malawi, South Sudan, Africa, Egypt, Burundi, Somalia, Guinea, Cameroon, Zambia, Gambia, Mauritius, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Seychelles, Reunion, Mali, Niger, Congo, Mozambique, Namibia & Senegal.

SAARC Countries**- Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan & Maldives