Each year Careers360 ranks and rates the Top Engineering Colleges in India. The ranking is based on factors like quality of students, research output, industry interface, publications, academic productivity and so on. Read more here - Ranking Methodology.
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.