One of the most popular professions in India today is engineering as most of the engineering students get lucrative jobs and have flourishing careers, provided that they have studied from a good engineering college. Perhaps, this is the reason why it is so tough to get admission to good engineering colleges in the country, with lakhs of students toiling day and night to clear admission exams to these institutes.
Listed below are the top 10 engineering colleges in India:
One of the best engineering colleges in India is National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, West Bengal. This public engineering college, which was set up in 1960, is one of the first eight regional engineering colleges established in the country and also among the 30 NITs.
Next, among the top 10 engineering colleges in India is IIT Madras, which is an engineering and research institute in Chennai. It was established in 1959 with the aid of West Germany and imparts engineering education and training to nearly 8000 students.
Roorkee in Uttarakhand is home to one of the best engineering institute in the country, named IIT Roorkee. It provides both graduate and post graduate degrees in the fields of science, technology and management.
Featuring next on the list of top 10 engineering colleges in India is SRM University in Chennai, which was founded as SRM Engineering College in 1985 and was deemed as a university in 2003-04. The college of engineering and technology is located on main campus in Kattankulathur near Chennai, besides seven other campuses around the country.
Delhi Technological University was set up in 1940, as the Delhi College of Engineering making it one of the oldest engineering colleges in the country. The institute continues to live up to its name, aiming at excellence and quality education in engineering field.