Karunya University is located 25 kms away from Coimbatore, spread across 700 acres. The University focuses on the overall development of the student community, academic excellence, value inculcation and spiritual empowerment. The University offers 13 graduate, 32 post graduate courses and two postgraduate diploma courses in Engineering and Sciences. All branches of engineering (Electrical, Electronics, Civil, Mechanical and Biotechnology) are offered in the university by faculty of high technical caliber. Research programmes (Ph.D./M.Phil) are also offered in all disciplines of Engineering, Science and Humanities and Management.
The university is accredited by NAAC. The University has been focusing on four main research areas such as water, food, health care and energy towards solving the problems of humanity. Linkages have been established with more than 50 reputed academic research institutions and industrial houses within the country and outside for academic and research purposes including twinning programmes, faculty exchange and joint research. With the right focus on infrastructure, research and technical competence, Karunya University adds yet another feather to the cap of Coimbatore, an education hub.