Each year Careers360 ranks and rates the Top Engineering Colleges in Maharashtra. 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.
IIT Bombay was set up in 1958 in Mumbai, which gave a spurt to the establishment of engineering study in Maharashtra. Now, Maharashtra has more than 300 Government, private, govt aided colleges that offer around 1.30 lakh seats in different streams of engineering. Theses include IIT, NIT and other top engineering colleges of India. These colleges are capable of delivering some of the most advanced curriculum along with many extracurricular activities, industry interaction and campus placement support to their students.
The top engineering colleges of Maharashtra are some of the best engineering colleges of India, these include, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, College of Engineering, Pune, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Army Institute of Technology, Pune and many more. The top engineering colleges of Maharashtra are also ranked high on different metrics of NIRF 2019, IIT Bombay is one such, that is ranked as 3rd best engineering institute of India similarly, there are many other colleges like Institute of Chemical Technology, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, and College of Engineering, Pune that are rated highly by MHRD and NAAC.
Admissions in Top Engineering Colleges in Maharashtra
Top engineering colleges in India follow the method of entrance exams and counselling for giving admissions in undergraduate and postgraduate courses of engineering. The entrance exams are conducted by national and state-level conducting bodies. Many colleges and universities also conduct their own entrance exams for admission in engineering courses.
Candidates looking for admission in the top engineering colleges of Maharashtra can opt for any entrance exam as per their requirements. Presently, JEE(Main) is being conducted by the National Testing Agency(NTA) twice in a year. JEE(Main) is an entrance exam for admissions in UG courses of engineering. Students can also opt for JEE(Advanced) conducted by the Joint Admission Board(JAB) after qualifying JEE(Main). On the basis of JEE(Advanced), candidates are offered admissions in top engineering colleges of India including IITs.
At the state level, the Department of Technical Education(DTE) conducts an annual entrance exam called MHT CET based on their eligibility criteria for MHT CET.
Most Popular Branches in Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Performance of Top Engineering Colleges in Maharashtra
Placement and performance record of Top Engineering Colleges in Maharashtra is always of much curiosity and interest. Maharashtra has some of the top-ranked engineering colleges of India. IIT Bombay, which is ranked among the top 200 engineering institutions of the world by QS World ranking report is famous for its placement record. In 2018, the core engineering and technology sector had 32% offers for IIT Bombay students. For undergraduate courses in engineering, the placement percentage was 88.95.
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