Top Ten Engineering Colleges In India

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Every engineering aspirant’s dreams of getting admission into the best engineering colleges in India. There are almost 4200 engineering colleges in India that offer B.Tech/B.E. program. Out of them more than 2200 are private institutions, approx 400-450 are government colleges and the rest are both public-private institutions. To get an admission into the top premiere engineering institutes of India, students must have to pass the entrance examination JEE Main & JEE Advanced and other state examinations like WBJEE, UKSEE, UPSEE etc.

Top Ten Engineering Colleges in India

The top engineering institutes of India accept scores of these examinations. Choosing the best institute for a B.Tech program can be full of confusion and chaos so here we have provided detailed information about top 10 engineering colleges in India.

Highlights

No. of Colleges Accept JEE Main Score 4200
Fee Structure Annual fees > 5 lakh are nearly 69 percent

Annual fees < 5 lakh are nearly 31 percent

Branch offers Electrical Engineering, Chemical Engineering,

Mechanical Engineering,

Computer Science Engineering,

Electronics and Communication Engineering,

Information and Technology,

Civil Engineering,

Automobile Engineering,

Instrumentation Technology.

Time Period 4 year
Admission Process Entrance Examination(JEE & other State Examination)
Numbers of Colleges IIT's- 23

NIT's-31

IIIT's-26

On the basis of following highlights we have provided the list of top 10 best engineering colleges of India.

S.no College Place NIRF’s Ranking Score
1 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Madras Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1 90.19
2 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Delhi New Delhi 2 88.96
3 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Bombay Mumbai, Maharashtra 3 85.16
4 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Kanpur Kanpur, U.P. 4 83.22
5 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Kharagpur Kharagpur, West Bengal 5 82.03
6 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Roorkee Roorkee, Uttarakhand 6 73.08
7 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Guwahati Guwahati, Assam 7 73.84
8 Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Hyderabad Hyderabad, Telangana 8 68.69
9 National Institute of Tiruchirappalli(NIT Trichy) Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 9 66.08
10 National Institute of Tiruchirappalli(NIT Trichy) Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 10 64.19

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras

Every student dreams of getting admission into the IITs because it is considered as the top premier engineering college of India. IIT madras also known as “Institute of Eminence” is the number one institute in India for engineering programs. It has been ranked no1 by NIRF. At present there are 16 departments along with 4 national and 10 research institutes that provide distinct streams in engineering and science.

Admission procedure

To get admission into IIT Madras you have to qualify for JEE Main and JEE Advanced. Check previous year papers to know the pattern of the examination.

Courses

Aerospace Engineering Applied Mechanics Biotechnology
Chemical Engineering Chemistry Civil Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering Electrical Design Humanities and Social Sciences
Management Studies Mathematics Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Ocean Engineering Electrical Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech 8.04 lakhs 4 year
B.Tech & M.Tech(Dual Degree) 10.05 lakhs 4-5 year

Placements

Last year the highest package offered to the student was 1.89 crore. During 2022 there was a humongous growth seen in the placement cell of IIT Madras. More than 160% growth has been seen in the highest package offers in the institute.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi

The foundation was laid out in 1961 named as college of engineering, further it was renamed as Institution of National Importance then again it was renamed as Indian Institute of Technology(IIT) Delhi.

It is one of the best deemed universities which offers many bachelor and masters programs including bachelor’s of technology. IITD has been ranked 2 in the NIRF for engineering. IIT Delhi is best known for collaboration with 30 national and 108 international memorandum of understanding(Mou’s).

Admission procedure

To get into IIT Delhi you must have a good ranking in JEE Main & JEE Advanced.

Courses

Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering Bachelor of Technology in Computer Engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Technology in Production Engineering Bachelor of Technology in Engineering Physics Bachelor of Technology in Textile Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.47 lakh 4 year

Placements

In the session of 2021-2022 the highest package was lifted in IIT Delhi was INR 2 crore. However it is not a matter of package if you are in IIT. According to the official report, 1250 jobs were offered during the first session of placement in which a total of 40 international packages were offered.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay

IIT Bombay was established in 1958. It is one of the declared colleges with 177 in QS world ranking and number 3 in NIRF ranking. It has almost 15 academic departments, 34 centers, 17 departments with 3 schools which offers more than 60 academic programs to students including engineering, science and management both UG and PG programs. UNESCO declared IIT Bombay as a “Knowledge Heritage Center”.

Admission procedure

For seeking admission into IIT Bombay for B.Tech program, students have to qualify JEE Main and JEE Advanced.

Also visit Complete NCERT Solutions for JEE Main and JEE advanced.

Courses

B.Tech in Aerospace Engineering B.Tech in Chemical Engineering B.Tech in Electrical Engineering B.Tech in Civil Engineering
B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering B.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering B.Tech in Engineering Physics B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.33-15.21 Lakh 4 year

Placements

During the phase1 placement in IIT Bombay total 1728 placemats were offered out of which 1382 jobs were accepted by the students. The highest package was lifted in IIT Bombay was INR 2.07 crore. The average package at IIT Bombay is 17.91 lakh per annum. Recruiters Uber, Rubrik, Millennium etc have offered placements widely in IT, Software, consulting and in Core engineering.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur

IIT Kanpur is one of the most reputable institutes in India that offers more than 60 courses in undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. Established in 1959, IIT Kanpur ranks 4 among the top premiere institutes in India by NIRF. It provides immense opportunities for students who want to pursue their career in research fields as it has great collaboration with the world's leading universities like Deakin university, Melbourne School of Engineering and Imperial college of London.

Admission procedure

For admission into IIT Kanpur, students must have qualified JEE Advanced with decent rank. IIT Kanpur considers JEE Advanced rank. You can check last year's opening and closing rank on the official website of IIT Kanpur.

Courses

B.Tech in Aerospace Engineering B.Tech in Civil Engineering B.Tech in Electrical Engineering B.Tech in Chemical Engineering
B.Tech in Bio-Engineering B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering Material Science Engineering B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.38 Lakh 4 year

Placements

In the placement session of 2021-2022 almost 49 students got jobs with INR 1 crore package. During the phase1 placement session 1300 job offers were made out of which 1100 offers were accepted. The highest international package bagged by students is $287550 and the highest domestic package was INR 1.2 crore. Top recruiters Microsoft, ICICI Bank, Gravitation etc have offered many attractive job offers to students

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur

Established in 1951, Indian institute of technology kharagpur is also known as IIT KGP. It got 5 rank among top premiere institutes in India for B.Tech program by NIRF. It has 40 academic units all over the campus that offer courses in UG, PG and Phd including B.Tech, B.Arch, Dual degree, MBA, MHRM, LLB, MMST, MCP, MSC, M.Tech, MS and Phd.

Admission procedure

The admission procedure of IIT KGP is strictly based on JEE Advanced score. The candidate needs to get into the counseling process conducted by Joint Seat Allocation Authority(JOSSA).

Courses

B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering B.Tech in Electrical Engineering B.Tech in Aerospace Engineering B.Tech in Civil Engineering B.Tech in Electrical and Electronics

Communication Engineering

B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering B.Tech in Metallurgical and Material Engineering B.Tech in Agriculture and Food Engineering B.Tech in Industrial and Systems Engineering B.Tech in Mining Engineering
B.Tech in Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture B.Tech in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engineering B.Tech in Instrumentation Engineering B.Tech in Manufacturing and Science Engineering B.Tech in Chemical Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.32-10.46 Lakhs 4 year

Placements

The average salary at IIT KGP is 11.23 LPA. The highest package offered at IIT KGP INR 2.4 crore and INR 2 crore. During the placement session of 2021-2022 more than 245 recruiters offered placement at IIT KGP campus out of which 35 were with international offers among them almost 22 offers range between 0.9 to 2 crore per annum.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee

IIT Roorkee is one of the best engineering colleges in India for its B.Tech program. It was set up in 1847, was known as University of Roorkee Thomason college of Civil Engineering. It is regarded as one of the oldest technical institutions in Asia that got university status in 1949. NIRF ranked this Institution 6 for B.Tech programs where it ranked first for B.Arch.

Admission Procedure

For seeking admission into the IIT Roorkee student must secure a good rank in JEE Advanced.

Courses

B.Tech in Chemical Engineering B.Tech in Civil Engineering B.Tech in Electrical Engineering B.Tech in Biotechnology
B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering B.Tech in Metallurgy B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering
B.Tech in Polymer,Science Engineering B.Tech in Production and Industrial Engineering Engineering Physics Bioscience and Bioengineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.58-10.71 Lakhs 4 year

Placements

In the season of 2021-2022, IIT Roorkee received 281 companies that made more than 1243 job offers. The highest package lifted at IIT roorkee in the first phase of placement was 2.15 crore. Google, Microsoft, Nvidia, Oracle, Amazon, Tata Steel etc offered higher packages to students of IIT Roorkee.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati

In 1994 the government of India established this premiere institute on the bank of river Brahmaputra. The Campus of IIT Guwahati is the first well established research park in North east India. According to Research Citation per Faculty it ranked 41 and it is 7 in position in NIRF ranking.

Admission Procedure

To get into IIT Guwahati, candidates must have qualified JEE Main followed by JEE Advanced.

Courses

B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering B.Tech in Civil Engineering B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering B.Tech in Electrical Engineering
B.Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering B.Tech in Chemical Engineering Bioscience and Bioengineering Engineering Physics
Mathematics and Computing Data Science and A.I. Chemical Science and Technology

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.54 Lakh 4 year

Placements

This year more than 900 students placed and got an average salary package of 21.41 LPA. The highest domestic package received by IIT Guwahati is INR 1.2 crore.

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad

IIT hyderabad also known as IITH is set up by the Ministry of Education. It is ranked 8 by NIRF in 2021 also known as Institute of National Importance. IITH has signed plenty of Mou’s with various domestic and international organizations.

Admission Procedure

To get an admission into IITH, candidates must have to qualify JEE Advanced cutoff.

Courses

B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering B.Tech in Biomedical Engineering B.Tech in Chemical Engineering B.Tech in Biotechnology B.Tech in Civil Engineering
B.Tech in Computer Science B.Tech in Electrical Engineering B.Tech in Computational Engineering Mathematics and computing Engineering Physics

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 8.93 Lakh 4 year

Placements

The highest Package received by IITH was 65 LPA and the average package offered 23 LPA.

National Institute of Technology (NIT Trichy)

NIT Trichy is one of the best autonomous institutes for different UG and PG programs including engineering, science and management. It ranked 9 among top engineering institutes of India by NIRF. It is situated in Tiruchirapalli in the state of Tamil Nadu.

Admission Procedure

For seeking admission into the NIT Trichy students must have a good rank in JEE Main. It accepts the JEE Main scorecard.

Courses

B.Tech in theChemical Engineering B.Tech in the Mechanical Engineering B.Tech in the Electrical & Electronics Engineering
B.Tech in the Electronics and Communication Engineering Instrumentation and Control Engineering B.Tech in the Production Engineering
B.Tech in the Civil Engineering B.Tech in the Computer Science Engineering Metallurgical Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 5.63 Lakhs 4 year

Placements

The highest package at NIT Trichy is 42 LPA.

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Karnataka, Surathkal

It is ranked 10 by NIRF and 63 by QS India, NIT Karnataka known by many names such as NIT Surathkal, NIT Manglore and NITK. It is well known for its UG Engineering programs. Apart from engineering it also offers UG and PG programs in science, management.

Admission Procedure

Candidates should qualify JEE Main to get admission into NIT Karnataka.

Courses

AI B.Tech in Chemical Engineering B.Tech in Civil Engineering B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering B.Tech in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Communication IT B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering Mining Engineering Metallurgical Engineering

Fee Structure

Degree Name Fee Duration
B.Tech/B.E. 5.53 Lakh 4 year

Placements

The highest CTC lifted by NIT Karnataka is 53.51 Lakh per year.

 

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