Year:
Rating College Name
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Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
  • NIRF Rank: 3
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Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
  • NIRF Rank: 2
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Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
  • NIRF Rank: 5
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Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
  • NIRF Rank: 4
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Indian Institute of Technology Madras
  • NIRF Rank: 1
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Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
  • NIRF Rank: 6
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BITS Pilani- Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad
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Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani
  • NIRF Rank: 25
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College of Engineering, Pune
  • NIRF Rank: 71
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Delhi Technological University, Delhi
  • NIRF Rank: 34
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Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar
  • NIRF Rank: 113
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Graphic Era University, Dehradun
  • NIRF Rank: 104
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Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology Shibpur
  • NIRF Rank: 19
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Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad
  • NIRF Rank: 82
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Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Jabalpur
  • NIRF Rank: 75
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Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram
  • NIRF Rank: 30
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Indian Institute of Technology Banaras Hindu University Varanasi
  • NIRF Rank: 11
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Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar
  • NIRF Rank: 17
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Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
  • NIRF Rank: 24
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Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
  • NIRF Rank: 8
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Indian Institute of Technology Indian School of Mines Dhanbad
  • NIRF Rank: 15
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Indian Institute of Technology Indore
  • NIRF Rank: 13
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Indian Institute of Technology Mandi
  • NIRF Rank: 20
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Indian Institute of Technology Patna
  • NIRF Rank: 22
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Indian Institute of Technology Ropar
  • NIRF Rank: 29
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Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi
  • NIRF Rank: 55
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Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai
  • NIRF Rank: 12
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International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad
  • NIRF Rank: 39
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Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • NIRF Rank: 14
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Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
  • NIRF Rank: 27
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Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur
  • NIRF Rank: 53
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Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad Prayagraj
  • NIRF Rank: 42
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National Institute of Technology Calicut
  • NIRF Rank: 28
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National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur
  • NIRF Rank: 130
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National Institute of Technology Karnataka Surathkal
  • NIRF Rank: 21
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National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli
  • NIRF Rank: 10
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National Institute of Technology Warangal
  • NIRF Rank: 26
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Netaji Subhas University of Technology, New Delhi
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Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh
  • NIRF Rank: 78
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RV College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • NIRF Rank: 63
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Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology Surat
  • NIRF Rank: 58
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Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala
  • NIRF Rank: 23
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Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai
  • NIRF Rank: 105
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Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur
  • NIRF Rank: 31
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Alagappa College of Technology, Chennai
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Amity School of Engineering, Noida
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Amrita School of Engineering, Coimbatore
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Andhra University College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam
  • NIRF Rank: 59
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Anna University, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 9
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Army Institute of Technology, Pune
  • NIRF Rank: 91
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management Gwalior
  • NIRF Rank: 81
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BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • NIRF Rank: 69
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Banasthali Vidyapith, Banasthali
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Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Erode
  • NIRF Rank: 98
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Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai
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Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Engineering, Pune
  • NIRF Rank: 93
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Bipin Tripathi Kumaon Institute of Technology, Dwarahat
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Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
  • NIRF Rank: 33
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CVR College of Engineering, Hyderabad
  • NIRF Rank: 132
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Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology, Hyderabad
  • NIRF Rank: 100
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Chandigarh University, Chandigarh
  • NIRF Rank: 117
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Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi
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Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 68
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College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar
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College of Engineering, Trivandrum
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College of Technology, GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar
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Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra
  • NIRF Rank: 84
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Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bangalore
  • NIRF Rank: 127
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Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar
  • NIRF Rank: 91
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Dr Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune
  • NIRF Rank: 154
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Fr C Rodrigues Institute of Technology, Navi Mumbai
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Fr Conceicao Rodrigues College of Engineering, Mumbai
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GITAM University, Visakhapatnam
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Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology, Greater Noida
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Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam
  • NIRF Rank: 198
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Government College of Technology, Coimbatore
  • NIRF Rank: 90
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Government Engineering College, Thrissur
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Govind Ballabh Pant Institute of Engineering and Technology, Pauri Garhwal
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Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi
  • NIRF Rank: 73
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Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana
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Harcourt Butler Technical University, Kanpur
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Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, Chennai
  • NIRF Rank: 95
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ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education, Hyderabad
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Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kancheepuram
  • NIRF Rank: 197
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Indian Institute of Technology Goa
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Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
  • NIRF Rank: 7
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Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur
  • NIRF Rank: 50
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Institute of Engineering and Management, Kolkata
  • NIRF Rank: 101
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Institute of Engineering and Technology Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore
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Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow
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JNTUA College of Engineering, Anantapur
  • NIRF Rank: 185
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JNTUH College of Engineering, Hyderabad
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JSS Science and Technology University, Mysuru
  • NIRF Rank: 120
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Jabalpur Engineering College, Jabalpur
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Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University College of Engineering, Kakinada
  • NIRF Rank: 103
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Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida
  • NIRF Rank: 80
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Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan
  • NIRF Rank: 121
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Kalasalingam Academy of Research and Education, Virudhunagar
  • NIRF Rank: 61
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Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Bhubaneswar
  • NIRF Rank: 48
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Kamla Nehru Institute of Technology, Sultanpur

Top Engineering Colleges in India

Engineering is the most sought professional course in India thanks to the number of opportunities for students and the bright future prospects. The Indian Institute of Technologies are the hub of quality engineering education in the country and are counted among top engineering colleges in India. Talking of other engineering institutes, NITs, GFTIs and other renowned private engineering colleges like BITS, SRM, VIT are also among the best engineering colleges in India. IIT Madras, IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Guwahati, IIT Roorkee and IIT Hyderabad are some of the Top Government Engineering Colleges in India.

JEE Advanced is the entrance test to get admission in the top IITs of  India. Students need to qualify JEE Mains to be eligible to appear for JEE Advanced. Admissions in top state engineering institutes are given through state organized entrance tests such as TS EAMCET, UPSEE, MHT CET, TNEA etc. Other top private engineering colleges in India have their own entrance exams such as BITSAT, VITEEE, etc. 

NIRF ranks engineering colleges in India on the basis of various factors such as Teaching, Learning and Resources, Research Productivity, Impact and IPR, Graduation Outcome etc. Apart from NIRF, Careers360 has its own rating system to determine top engineering colleges in India where institutes are evaluated and rated on the basis of Cut-offs of national/state level Entrance exams, Publication record from Elsevier’s indexing database - Scopus, Accreditation and Reward status.

Most Popular Branches in Engineering

Placements and Professional Scope offered by top engineering colleges in India

When it comes to placements, top IITs, state run universities like DTU, IIIT Hyderabad, IIIT Delhi and boast of the best placement statistics. Some private institutes like BITS, VIT, SRM, Amrita etc are also counted among the best engineering colleges in India in terms of career opportunities. Placement is a very important factor while choosing an engineering college. Last year, 74.72 from the registered students got placed from IIT Bombay with an average salary of 12.32 LPA. In 2018. IIT Madras also saw good placements with salaries ranging from - Rs. 4.8 lakhs to Rs.20 lakhs per annum with an average salary of 10 LPA. Apart from the IITs, state run engineering institutes and private colleges in India also provide good placements.

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