TOP 10 COLLEGES TO AIM FOR ENGINEERING IN INDIA
JEE Main, the national level entrance exam for engineering, is conducted every year. The ‘India Rankings 2 were put together with the participation of 3,500 private and public institutions, which were ranked by National Bureau of Accreditation (NBA) based on five criteria — teaching and learning resources, graduation outcome, perception, outreach and inclusivity and research productivity. All institutions were judged based on self-disclosure of information.
The IITs have occupied the top 10 best engineering colleges slot
1. Indian Institute of Technology Madras (Chennai) :
Set up in 1959, with assistance from erstwhile West Germany, IIT Chennai was the third of its kind to be set up immediately after India’s independence. With a glorious history of producing achievers in all fields of human endeavour, IIT Chennai has become a top destination for today’s budding engineers.
Visit official website : https://www.iitm.ac.in/
2. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay :
Located in the Powai area of Mumbai, it was founded in 1958 and is the second oldest among the IITs. While the flagship B.Tech course of IIT Bombay draws thousands of young aspirants every year, its courses in social sciences such as sociology and philosophy are also popular. It also offers 17 interdisciplinary centers where students can take a list of courses. From the last 5 years, 75% of the top 100 ranks in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) choose IIT Bombay. If you like growth and opportunities along with an active social life, IIT Bombay has all of it to offer. It conducts India’s largest college festivals, which has participants coming in from all over the world. This has consistently been among the top IIT colleges in India!
Visit official website :http://www.iitb.ac.in/
3. Indian Institute of Technology Delhi :
When it was formally established in 1961, this institution was named as the College of Engineering and Technology. It was given the tag of ‘IIT’ in 1963, following which it has evolved into one of the most reputed centers of higher education in the country. Ranked after to Bombay and Kanpur, IIT Delhi attracts young talent from across the country. With a sprawling campus in the heart of the Indian capital city, it ensures that students get the best of everything and go away with an enriching experience.
Visit official website : http://www.iitd.ac.in/
4. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur :
Established in 1951, IIT Kharagpur is one of the most prestigious educational institutions in the country and also the oldest. With a campus spread across 2100 acres, it presently is also the largest among all IITs. Official statistics indicate that this institution has the highest student enrollment rate too.
Visit official website : http://www.iitkgp.ac.in/
5. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur :
Next in the hierarchy comes the 57-year-old IIT Kanpur, located near Kalyanpur village in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. The foundation of this institution is largely credited to the generous assistance provided by nine US universities, which were a part of the Kanpur Indo-American Programme (KIAP). An IIT aspirant needs to secure a top rank in the JEE Advanced Examination to get into this college. Being a public research institution, IIT Kanpur has been involved in a number of projects of social and public utility. One of the most recent projects undertaken by it is the National Air Quality Index, which was one of the biggest projects undertaken by the The Minister of Environment.
Visit official website : http://www.iitk.ac.in/
6. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee :
Established way back in 1847, this is the oldest technical institution in the continent of Asia. A formal ‘university’ status was accorded to it in 1949, and 52 years later, in 2001, it was given the status of an IIT. Besides engineering, one is also likely to be impressed by the humanities and applied sciences departments of this institution.
Visit official website : http://www.iitr.ac.in/
7. Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad :
IIT Hyderabad started functioning from August 2008; however, the foundation stone of was laid by Smt. Sonia Gandhi, Hon’ble Chairperson of UPA in its main campus in Kandi later. With a 500-plus student population, IITH has a large number of activities to offer: sports, cultural, technology, and entrepreneurship. The institute wants to provide technology, solutions and trained manpower for the betterment of the people of India.
Visit official website : http://www.iith.ac.in/
8. Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar :
Located in Palaj, Gandhinagar, Gujarat on the banks of river Sabarmati, IIT Gandhinagar strives to offer the best undergraduate and graduate education in India. With state-of-the-art infrastructure, it emphasizes on liberal arts, project-oriented learning, compulsory courses in design and life sciences, diversity and globalization. The institute also offers Ph.D. in Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Political Sciences and Social Epidemiology.
Visit official website : http://www.iitgn.ac.in/
9. Indian Institute of Technology Ropar :
IIT Ropar started functioning from its temporary campus at IIT Delhi on July 23rd, 2008. Then the Institute had 40 students in each of the subjects of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical engineering. IIT Delhi is also the mentor institute of IIT Ropar. At present the institute is operating from “Government Polytechnic College for Girls” in Ropar. For the future campus of the IIT Ropar, the ‘Government of Punjab’ has offered land of 500 acres at a beautiful location on the banks of the River Sutlej.
Visit official website : http://www.iitrpr.ac.in/
10. Indian Institute of Technology Patna :
The Indian Institute of Technology, Patna (IITP) is among the newer IITs created by Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2011. Located in Patna, it is rated as an institute of national importance. It is also included in the National Knowledge Network, which serves as a resource for knowledge-related institutions meant for uniting scientific community. The campus of the IITP is divided into blocks. The Academic Block has buildings equipped with audio-visual gadgets and modern labs. It also has fast internet connectivity, apart from cafeteria, administrative office, and central library. The institute’s Science Block has labs and classrooms for departments like Math, Chemistry and Physics. The Mechanical Engineering Block houses all labs related to Mechanical Engineering.
Visit official website : http://www.iitp.ac.in/