In this article, I am going to talk about the top 25 engineering colleges of India based on latest ranking. If you are looking for the best engineering college for your career, this article would be very useful for you. Here we’ve listed 25 top ranked engineering colleges for Indian students. Check the list of highly popular engineering colleges of India including IIT.
1. INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY – [IIT], KHARAGPUR –
IIT Kharagpur is the oldest and highly reputed technical institution of India. Established in 1951, it is recognized as the institution of National importance.It consists of Aerospace Engineering,Agriculture & Food Engineering,Architecture & Regional Planning,Biotechnology,Chemical Engineering,Chemistry,Civil Engineering,Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering and several other professional courses. It has 19 academic departments, eight multi-disciplinary centers. IIT Kharagpur is ranked 286 in the world QS rankings and fourth in national perspective.Admissions to the most undergraduate and postgraduates courses is granted through written entrance examinations.
Candidates qualified the IITJEE can apply for admission in 4-year B.Tech, 5-year B.Arch,5-year dual degree(integrate Bachelor in Technology and Master in Technology).The fees for the 4-year degree courses is Rs 97,500 per year.Besides,in 5-year combo course of B.Tech and MBA the fees is Rs 81,510 yearly.The students enjoy placements from the various inland and global companies.For details visit http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/
2. INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY -[IIT],Delhi
The world university ranking of IIT Delhi in the year 2015 was 179 and third in inland ranking 2016.It avails the Bachelor of Technology degree in nine areas.Those are Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology,Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering,Computer Science and Engineering,Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics,Mathematics and Computing,Mechanical Engineering, Production and Industrial Engineering and Textile Technology.
The candidates can get admission in undergraduate programs through Joint Entrance Examination(JEE).It was known as College of Engineering, when established in 1961,later declared as an institution of National importance.Ultimately renamed Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. Mostly 4-year degree courses are applied for the degree of Bachelor of Technology.Several short term courses are also available for the candidates.Such as Certificate Program on Telecom Management.Semester schedule is followed in this institution. The freshers of B.Tech 2016 would have to pay Rs 1,05,000 per semester whereas the M.Tech aspirants Rs 2,50,000 for the full program. There are placements from the reputed companies for the students.Aspirants can get details with https://www.iiitd.ac.in
3.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY -[IIT],Kanpur
With world university ranking of 295, IIT Kanpur is one of the reputed institutions having the streams of the viable subjects. The courses embodied are Aerospace Engineering,Biological Sciences and Bio-Engineering,Chemical Engineering,Chemistry.Civil Engineering,Computer Science & Engineering,Earth Sciences,Electrical Engineering,Humanities & Social Sciences,Industrial & Management Engineering etc.
The 4-year B.Tech course consists of 8 semesters. The dual degree or integral courses’ duration is five years with 10 semesters.In most of the IITs, the basic subjects Physics,Chemistry, Mathematics are taught in the first year.The respective streams usually begins from the second year. However the fees for 4-year B.Tech course is Rs 90,000 per year whereas for B.Tech & M.Tech is Rs 92,900 per year.The students get placements from the companies worldwide.For detail visit www.iitk.ac.in/
4.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY -[IIT],Chennai
IIT Madras is India’s number one and holding the 43rd position in world QS university ranking in Asia 2016. The institution was formally inaugurated in 1959 by erstwhile Union Minister for Scientific Research and Cultural Affairs, Prof. Humayun Kabir. There are various streams which are effective enough and full of scopes in present days.Among these are Aerospace Engineering, Applied Mechanics,Biotechnology,Chemical Engineering,Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering,Electrical Engineering,Engineering Design,Humanities and Social Sciences,Management Studies, Mathematics,Mechanical Engineering,Metallurgical and Material Engineering, Ocean Engineering etc.
There are different types of entrance tests for the various faculties. JEE(A) for undergraduates,GATE on all India level for admission in postgraduate, Joint Admission Test(JAM) for M.Sc.Regarding fees for the undergraduates is Rs 99,000 onwards. The fee amount would vary accordin\g to various streams. The details can be obtained by https://www.iitm.ac.in/
5.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY -[IIT],Mumbai-
In the QS World University Ranking in 2014, IIT Mumbai was ranked India’s best technical institution. Though the institution stands second in inland ranking. It offers 4 year B.Tech/5 year Dual Degree (B.Tech+M.Tech) courses. The institution offers Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering Department, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering & Material Science,Physics etc.
The undergraduate course consists of two semesters in a year.The fees by the institution Rs. 96,000 per annum including admission and miscellaneous charges. For detailed information you may visit www.iitb.ac.in/
6.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY -[IIT],Roorkee-
Presently ranked sixth in India and 65 in QS Asian universities rankings of 2012.It is situated in the Uttarakhand,rich in natural beauty.This is the oldest technical institution of Asia.Converted to IIT in 2001, the institution was in effect since 1853 as Roorkee University. Besides Civil,Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, streams included are Architecture & Planning, Biotechnology, Electronic & Communication Engineering,Computer Science & Engineering,Paper Technology, Polymer & Process Engineering and others.
The candidates are admitted in B.Tech, B.Arch and integrated M.Tech/M.Sc. courses through Joint Entrance Examination(JEE) conducted in the centers all over India. There are two semesters in every academic year for teaching the students of the institution.The average fees per year is Rs.89,200 for B.E & B.Tech. For details one may visit www.iitr.ac.in/
7.BIRLA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCES-[BITS], Pilani-
Started as a small school,BITS Pilani, rose to an eminent and authentic engineering institution.BITS Pilani offers the students BE degree in Chemical,Civil,Computer Science,Electrical & Electronics,Mechanical,Electronics & Instrumentation,Manufacturing,B.Pharma and M.Sc in Biological Studies,Chemistry,Economics,Mathematics,Physics etc.The fees for the Bachelor of Engineering course is Rs 273,963 onwards per year.
For admission in BITS the candidate has to appear in the online BITS Admission Test(BITSAT) which is conduted all over India in the month of May and Jume Running as a school since 1929,the institute was converted into the present form in 1964.In 2015,it is ranked first by Outlook whereas India Today has placed it at the sixth. It holds broad campus where different streams are taught effectively. One may visit www.bits–pilani.ac.in/ for details.
8.INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[BHU], Varanasi-
Ranked fifth in Outlook’s rating in 2013, IIT BHU has earned the fame due to its teaching staff.There are several undergraduate programs in the institution.Among those are Ceramic,Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Electronic, Mechanical Engineering,Metallurgical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering. There are also integrated programs. There are four year degree courses whereas two year master degree courses in IIT BHU. For B.Tech course the fees amount Rs 94,000 is charged per year.
Banaras Hindu University conducts Undergraduate and Postgraduate Entrance Test in May-June. The candidates are admitted according to merit. It is well known that perseverant Mahamana Madanmohan Malviya has established Banaras Hindu University.There are eminent and famous teachers to carve the future of the students.The renowned inland and multinational companies visit the institution for placements.For details you may visit www.iitbhu.ac.in/.
Holding the rank of 87 in ‘ 100 Top Global Universities under 50 Years’, IIT Guwahati one of the leading instituitions of India.The institution offers undergraduate,postgraduate and doctoral programs for the students. IIT Guwahati offers Chemical Engineering,Civil Engineering,Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology,Chemical Science & Technology. Besides,Engineering Physics,Mathematics & Computing, Humanity& Management,B.Design and other relevant courses.
One can get admission by qualifying Joint Entrance Examination(Advanced) conducted under the guidance of JEE Board.The tuition fees is Rs.91,300 yearly.Detail can be obtained by visiting www.iitg.ac.in/.
10.VELLORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[VIT], Vellore-
Founded in 1984, VIT is ranked fourth by India Today in 2016.Presently there are 4 year degree courses for B.Tech in various streams. Such as Chemical,Civil,Biomedical,Computer Science,Electrical and Electronics Engineering,Energy Engineering,Industrial & Production Engineering.Besides, there are different integrated courses too.The candidates have to qualify (VITEEE) for admission in B.Tech. Generally admission starts in March for all courses whereas November is the month for B.Tech admission.
VIT organizes its own online entrance exam Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE).The students get admission of merit basis.For 4 year undergraduate course the the total fee amount is Rs.6,65,000.The students get job offers from Flipkart, Ebay, Deshaw and other reputed multinational companies.For details you can visit www.vit.ac.in/.
11. NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[NIT],Surathkal –
NIT Surathkal stands in the first position among the NITs across India and second in All India rank. Founded as Karnataka Regional Engineering College in 1960, it is now among the 31 NITs in India. It offers Civil,Mechanical,Electrical & Electronics, Mining,Metallurgical & Material Engineering,Electronics & Communication Engineering courses.Additionally there are postgraduate courses too. JEE Main is conducted for admission in 4 year B.E/B.Tech and B.Arch in various colleges after class 12th in India.This national level exam will be held on April 3rd, 9th and 10th,2017. The top 2 lakh qualified candidates would be eligible for JEE Advanced 2017.
The fee amount charged Rs 87,325 at the time of admission and Rs.39,275 yearly for the rest three years.On the other hand Rs.69,300 is charged yearly for two year M.Tech course. One can visit www.nitk.ac.in/ for details.
12.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[IIT],Hyderabad-
IIT Hyderabad has been ranked 7th in the various technical and research institutes in the country in India Rankings-2016.It is among the eight new IITs announced by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2008..The main streams of this institution are Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Design, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Science, Liberal Arts, Materials Science & Metallurgical Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Physics. The institution offers eight disciplines in undergraduate B.Tech and M.Tech degrees respectively.
Admission for the undergraduate programs is through Joint Entrance Examination(JEE) conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology every year. The institution offers degrees in Computer Science & Engineering, Civil Engineering,Building Science & Engineering,Computer & Computational Natural Science,Computer & Exact Humanities,Computer Science & Computational Linguistics,Electronics & Communication Engineering. These are four year degree courses. Besides, it offers postgraduate and doctoral courses too.For B.E/B.Tech the fees amount is 2.36 lakhs per year. Details can be found in www.iith.ac.in/.
13.INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[IIT],Gandhinagar–
IIT Gandhinagar (IITGN) was among the eight IITs announced by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in the year 2008. It offers B.Tech in Electrical, Mechanical,Chemical,Civil and Material Sciences and Engineering. Besides, offers M.Tech in Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering and Material Science & Engineering. In addition M.Sc in Chemistry,Cognitive Science and Mathematics along with PhD in various disciplines.The tuition fees for four year B.Tech is Rs 94,325 yearly.
One has to qualify IIT Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) to get admission in IITGN. In July 2011, IIT Gandhinagar instituted a five-week immersion Foundation Program for all new undergraduate students. For more informaiton you may visit www.iitgn.ac.in/ for details
14.NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[NIT], Tiruchirapalli-
NIT Thiruchirapalli stood as the one of the best 8 engineering colleges in India by Outlook engineering ranking 2016.In prior, it obtained first position by the Times of India NIT ranking 2015. Referred as NIT Trichy, was founded in 1964. It offers Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Instrumentation & Control Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Production Engineering in four year B.Tech degree. Besides it also offers five year Bachelor of Architecture degree course and M.Tech.
The fees for 4 year B.Tech is Rs.78,700 per year, whereas for the 5 year B.Arch course is Rs.39.350 yearly.For admission in B.E./B.Tech and B.Arch,the candidate has to qualify JEE Main 2017.The National level exam will be conducted in April.The top 2 lakhs rank holders will be entitled to appear in JEE Advanced 2017. More than 220 companies participate in the placement process every year. You may visit www.nitt.edu/ for details.
15. SARDAR VALLABHBHAI NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[SVNIT], Surat-
SVNIT Surat has been awarded second best NIT and in placed in the top 15 engineering and science universities in India.It was established in 1961 and converted to NIT in the year 2003. It offers B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering,Civil Engineering, Computer Science,Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering stream. Moreover,it offers M.Tech degree in CAD/CAM, Chemical Engineering,Communication Systems,Environment Engineering,Structural Engineering,Thermal System,Design,Transportation Engineering etc.
Admission in 4 year B.Tech and Five Year Integrated M.Sc degree programs is based on the performance in the JEE Main.In SVNIT semester system is effective.The average fees for B.Tech is Rs. 2.33 lakhs yearly while total fees for 2 year M.Tech course it is Rs 1.29lakhs. The students of this institute also enjoy placements from various reputed and high profile companies.
16. INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY-[IET],Indore-
Popularly known as IET Indore ranks 1 among the top 10 engineering colleges of Madhya Pradesh. The institution offers 4 year degree course in Civil Engineering,Computer Engineering,Electronics & Telecom Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Information Technology.Moreover, two year Master of Engineering course in Applied Electronics,Electronics & Communication, Industrial Engineering & Management streams.
The average fees for B.E/B.Tech is average Rs.58,700 per year whereas for M.E/M.Tech is Rs.49,400 yearly.Besides the doctoral program is also available in IET. Candidates qualified the MP PET,JEE(Main) are eligible to get admission in IET.Several renowned companies participate in the placement process at IET.More details can be obtained by visiting www.iet.dauniv.ac.in/.
17.BIRLA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[BIT MESRA],Ranchi-
Ranked 20th by Outlook India 2015 and 2nd in Dataquest’s survey of private institutions. BIT Mesra consists of wide range of academics.These are most useful and relevant at the present generation.Established in the year 1955 at Mesra (Ranchi) it is a deemed university.For admission in Bachelor of Engineering JEE Main conducted by CBSE and Central Counselling by CSAB. There are various undergraduate streams beneficial for the students. Such as Chemical, Civil, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Electrical &
Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Mechanical and Production Engineering. Besides,Bachelor of Architecture, Bachelor of Pharmaceutical are some of the streams useful for students.B.E is four year degree course and B.Arch five year whereas B.Pharma is four year degree course.The yearly fees for B.E is Rs.215,000, for B.Arch Rs.242,000 and for B.Pharma is Rs. 205.500.For more information you can visit https://www.bitmesra.ac.in/.
18.VISVESARAYANATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY -[VNIT],Nagpur-
VNIT Nagpur was ranked 11th in India by Times in Engineering Institute Rankings in 2015.Recently NIT has been ranked 18th nationally in the engineering schools ranking conducted by the Human Resources Development Ministry.VNIT has various academic departments,with over 30 specialized laboratories and research centers. As others NIT Nagpur offers 4 year Bachelor of Technology degree course in various streams. These are Chemical, Civil, Mechanical, Mining Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Metallurgical & Material Engineering, Electronic & Communication Engineering. It also offers five year Bachelor of Architecture(B.Arch) degree course.
For B.Tech the tuition fees is Rs.160,275 yearly, for B.Arch. Rs.159,760 and for 4 year Integrated Course(B.Tech+B.Tech) Rs.160,275 yearly.The candidates have to appear in competitive Joint Entrance Examination(JEE) Mains. Do visit www.vnit.ac.in/ for details.
19. INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[IIT],Roopnagar(Ropar)-
IIT Ropar ranked 9th in India Rankings 2016 in Engineering organized by the Union Human Resource Development Ministry. As the other engineering institutions IIT Ropar also have some common streams. It offers 4 year Bachelor of Technology courses in Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering. Besides,IIT Ropar offers two year Master of Science(M.Sc.) and Master of Technology(M.Tech.) courses. Moreover, it offers doctoral degree too.
For admission in IIT Ropar, the candidates (aspirants) would have to qualify JEE(Advanced).The candidates should be in top 20 percentile of the successful candidates to get admitted. For details do visit www.iitrpr.ac.in/
20.NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[NIT],Rourkela-
NIT Rourkela was formerly known as Regional Engineering College. It was ranked 19th best technical institute in the ranking of Indian Universities 2016 by HRD Ministry of India.NIT Rourkela offers 4 year Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) and Bachelor of Engineering(B,E.) and five year Integrated Course (B.Tech.+M.Tech.) degree in various streams. It offers B.Tech. in Chemical, Civil, Biomedical,Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Metallurgical Engineering, Biotechnology, Ceramic Technology, Electronics & Chemical Engineering.Besides Bachelor of Architecture five year degree course is also offered to the students.
The two streams Chemical Engineering and Structural Engineering are entertained in the Integrated Course(B.Tech.+M.Tech.).The yearly fees for B.Tech. and B.E. is Rs.131,000, while Rs. 130,400 yearly for Integrated Course. The candidates will have to appear in JEE Main for admission in B.E./B.Tech and B.Arch. This national level exam will be conducted on April 3, 9 and April 10, 2017 in pen paper and online mode respectively. Results will be declared on April 27, 2017. The top 2 lakhs Rank holders will be eligible for JEE Advanced 2017.
21.St.JOSEPH ENGINEERING COLLEGE-[SJEC], Mangalore-
SJEC is and engineering college situated in Vamanjoor(Mangalore). One of the best engineering institute in Karnataka offers four year undergraduate degree courses. The streams are Mechanical Engineering,Electronics & Communication Engineering,Electrical & Electronics Engineering,Computer Science Engineering,Civil Engineering,Information Science & Engineering.Moreover it offers various postgraduate and doctors programs.
The total fees for Bachelor of Technology is Rs. 1,14,000 while Rs.59,690 for two year Master of Technology. SJEC is the Religious Minority Institution. Selection is based on the merit of the candidate in the qualifying examination and Entrance test marks. For details One may visit www.sjec.ac.in/ for details.
22. MOTILAL NEHRU NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[MNNIT],Allahabad-
Ranked 4th out of 31 NITs across India in 2015, MNNIT is one of the best engineering institutions in North India. National Institutional Ranking Framework(NIRF) has ranked the institute is ranked 23 in the 2016 engineering universities ranking. MNNIT offers 4 year Bachelor of Technology and 2 year Master of Technology degrees in various streams.However, it offers other courses too,MBA, MCA and M.Sc. The streams for postgraduate program are Applied Mechanics, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology,Communication Systems,Computer Aided Design,Fluid Engineering etc.
For undergraduates,there are Chemical Engineering,Civil Engineering, Biotechnology,Electronics & Communication Engineering,Information Technology, Industrial & Production Engineering etc.The fees for B.Tech is Rs.70,807 per year while Rs. 81,889 for M.Tech.For admission one has to appear in the JEE Main.Later two lakhs top ranked candidates are eligible for the JEE Advanced.For details one may visit www.mnnit.ac.in/.
23.P.S.G.COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY-[PSGCT], Coimbatore-
Ranked 14th in India Today’s Best Engineering Colleges in India of 2014,PSGCT has earned the high rapport among the students. PSGCT offers 4 year Bachelor of Engineering(B.E.) and Bachelor of Technology(B.Tech.) degree courses in various streams.Besides it offers 5 year (B.Tech+M.Tech) Integrated Course.B.E. consists of Civil Engineering,Automobile Engineeging,Biomedical Engineering,Biotechnology,Electrical & Electronics Engineering,Metallurgical Engineering, Production Engineering,Instrumentation & Control Engineering etc. The streams of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical & Electronics Engineering are offered in M.Tech.
The fees for B.E. and B.Tech is Rs.57,080 per year. while the fees for five year combined course of B.Tech and M.Tech is Rs. 57,080 To get admission in PSGCT, the candidate would have to appear in PSGCT Coimbatore B.Tech Entrance Exam(TNEA). You can visit www.psgtech.edu/ for details.
24. INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[IIT],Jodhpur-
Ranked in top 40 engineering colleges by Edu Rand in 2015,IIT J is a very small coeducational higher education institution.It offers the four year Bachelor of Technology(B.Tech) and two year Master of Technology(M.Tech).The Master of Science(M.Sc) and doctorate degrees are also offered by IIT J.The streams included in the B.Tech course are Computer Science & Engineering,Electrical Engineering,Mechanical Engineering, System Science,Biologically Inspired System Science. The streams for M.Tech are Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
For admission the candidates will have to compete Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) as for the rest IITs.The fees amount for B.Tech is Rs.102,500 per year while for M.Tech is Rs.59,150 per year. More details can be obtained www.iitj.ac.in/.
25. INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-[IIT],Patna-
IIT Patna is ranked 10 in National Institutional Ranking Framework(NIRF) published by Ministry of Human Resource Development in 2016.This institution offers 4 year Bachelor of Technology(B.Tech) and 2 year Master of Technology(M.Tech) degree courses in various streams.In B.Tech the streams are Chemical Science & Technology, Computer Science & Engineering and Electrical Engineering. For M.Tech streams are Civil Engineering, Communication Systems, Material Science & Engineering, Mathematics & Computing etc. Besides, 4 year B.Tech in Civil Infrastructure Engineering(independently).
The fees amount charged for the B.Tech is Rs 229,040 yearly while for M.Tech Rs. 62,600 yearly. The admission process is same as in the rest IITs and it is by competing Joint Entrance Examination(Advanced).Details can be obtained from www.iitp.ac.in/.