There are 108 top engineering colleges in Gujarat rated by Careers360 under the categories of AAAA, AAA+, AAA, AA+, AA, A+, A and A-. Careers360 dealt with 3217 engineering colleges out of approximately 3600 total engineering colleges in India.
Contributing to about 16 percent of India’s industrial production, the state is the leader in many areas of manufacturing and infrastructure sectors. Close to 50 percent of the country’s refined petroleum products and two-fifth of drugs and pharmaceuticals is from here. Though there are specialised institutes that offer domain-specific courses in Chemical Engineering, Petroleum, Metallurgy etc, it is the evergreen Mechanical Engineering which is the most desired option. For nearly 90 percent of institutes Mechanical has the best opening rank cut-off. Unique engineering subjects such as Rubber Technology, Power Electronics, Biomedical Engineering, Textiles and Plastic Technology are also on offer. The private sector too is now catching up with institutions like PDPU, DAIICT and Nirma evolving as very fine academic institutions.