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Kolkata Public/Government
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Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • NIRF Rank: 14
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Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkata
  • NIRF Rank: 165
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Government College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology, Kolkata
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Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology, Kolkata
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University of Calcutta, Kolkata

Top Government Engineering Colleges in Kolkata

Kolkata has many engineering colleges at present. These include both government and private engineering colleges. There are some very famous government engineering colleges that provide education in different streams of engineering like civil engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science etc. The top government colleges in Kolkata offer good academic support to their students. They are also known for their internship and placement records. Jadavpur University, Kolkata is among the top engineering colleges of India. The college has got recognition and appreciations from many governmental and industrial establishments. The university is ranked at 14th position in NIRF 2019 ranking of MHRD. the university is also ranked 84th among the top 200 best Asian Universities by Times Higher Education Asia University ranking 2016. 

There are some other top government engineering colleges in Kolkata which includes the top colleges like Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkata, Government College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology, Kolkata and Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology, Kolkata.

Admissions into Top Government Engineering Colleges in Kolkata

The Government engineering colleges in Kolkata give admissions on the basis of entrance exams that are conducted by different conducting bodies.

One can take part in JEE(Main), an all India entrance exam. JEE(Main) is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) and the scores of JEE(Main) are accepted in all government engineering colleges of Kolkata.

The government of West Bengal also conducts a state level entrance exam called WBJEE. The exam is generally conducted in the month of May every year. However, to appear in the entrance exam, the candidate should be eligible according to the eligibility criteria of WB JEE

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Placement and performance records from Top Government Engineering Colleges in Kolkata

Placement record of a college is one important aspect that student should always see before joining the college. Top government engineering colleges of Kolkata are known to provide good packages to their students. Jadavpur University has seen campus visitors from top companies like Wipro, Infosys, IBM, and Coca- Cola India. The university fetches a median package of 5.30 LPA for their B.tech students. Similarly, Kalyani University, which is ranked at 91st position under NIRF, also provides good placement support to their students. The university provides a placement record of around 3 LPA to their B.tech/BE students.

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