Top 20 Engineering Colleges in India. [Eligibility, Course, Fee]

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We are going to talk about the top 20 engineering colleges in India. We have around more than 1500 colleges available in India.

Everyone knows that engineering is the best career option ever we have in India.

Normally, students get confusion many times while choosing a college. Because the count of engineering college is very high now.

Also, many instituted are also performing well in the past few years.

Good college comes with quality education, reputation, rating, and market value. The college I have mention below it has various course including graduate and postgraduate.

Students who have an interest in electric, computer system, chemical, civil, etc.

Then engineering is the best choice for you. The engineering platform has various benches for example.

  1. Computer Engineering.
  2. Civil Engineering.
  3. Electrical Engineering.
  4. Information technology.
  5. Biomedical Engineering.
  6. Mechanical Engineering.
  7. Chemical Engineering.
  8. Aeronautical Engineering
  9. Electrical and communication Engineering.

Now, let’s talk about the top 20 engineering colleges in India.

After lots of searches and surveys, we have found an interesting result. Based on many factors I have made this list for you.

We will cover here these colleges course, eligibility, fees, faculty support, and placement.

Top 20 engineering colleges in India.

1). IITB (Indian Institute of Technology) Bombay.

I have received a very good review of this college among students.

Many courses are available you can apply for in Mechanical Engineering or B.Tech in Aerospace Engineering too.

It will take your 4 years full time. If you have an interest in a year course then you can also go for an Executive program in management and many other one-year courses are also available.

The postgraduate course is also available in full time.

Eligibility: 10+2 pass out along with 75% marks.

Fee totally depends on the course in which you selected. However, if you go for 4 years full-time course. It would be around 9 lakh.

One year course fee around 2-lakh. However, let me remind you again fees can vary, it’s under college’s admiration.

The placement of the college is good and students get good starting packages too. Under the placement, process the student gets an experience of international offer also.

In the review of many students, they reveal that almost every student who drives the placement process gets the offer in hand.

Faculty of the college is very supportive and knowledgeable.

2). IIT (Indian Institute of Technology Chennai) Madras.

This college is since 1959. Top colleges under a good reputation. More than 50 courses are available in college.

You can pursue here for in computer science and engineering or in naval architecture and ocean engineering.

These courses are a 4-year full-time study. Fees would be around 10 lakh.

Eligibility: 10+2 pass out.

This college reviews better for campus life and crowd. Placement is good around 80 to 85% of students get the placement job here.

Most of the students get the internship and the choice of carrier selection are very open.

3). IITKGP (Indian Institute of Technology) Kharagpur (Top engineering colleges in India).

It is established is 1951, since then it keeps mandating his reputation. It has more than 100 courses available in college.

Best known for B.Tech in Biotechnology and biochemical engineering. If you go for a bachelor of architecture then it will take the 5-year full time.

The infrastructure of the college is good. Students get the Wi-Fi, library, hostel, labs, cafeteria, sport place.

Eligibility: 10+2 pass out.

The fee will be around 9 lakh. However, as I have mentioned before also, the fee of all top 20 engineering colleges in India can be changed.

Because it’s handling by the college administration.

Placement of college is great and the faculty & course curriculum is good enough.

Campus life is awesome and the crowd is good.

4) IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Delhi.

This is one kind of public government college. Since 1961 it has carried more than 40 courses. Master’s degree and bachelor’s degree courses are most on them.

You can pursue here for Mechanical Engineering or in Electrical Engineering. Both will take the 4-year full time.

The fee is would be around 5 lakh. Placement and campus life is available. Although this college has a worth of money.

Infrastructure is a good gym, music room, library, cafeteria, labs, sports complex are available too.

More course-like in engineering physics, in textile engineering, in civil engineering, etc. are also available.

5). IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Kanpur (Top engineering colleges in India).

In Kanpur, this college is established in 1959. Holding more than 60 courses. Additionally, have good market value and education skill.

The fee would be between 8.50 to 9 lakh.

Few master degree course is available here in very low fee range. This is one of the best colleges for in computer science and engineering.

It scored more in infrastructure and crowd. However, placement is also great which makes this college an overall value of money.

6). IIT (Indian Instituted of technology) Roorkee.

One of the oldest and prestigious engineering colleges of India. Establish in 1847, plus currently holding more than 70 courses.

If you go for the B.Arch course then it will take 5 years. Apart from that, you are also applying for a Master of Business administration or in chemical engineering.

Fees will be around 8 to 9 lakh.

Placement is available here along with campus life. Faculty is excellent, college is a totally good option for engineering.

7). IIT (Indian Instituted of technology) Hyderabad.

Establish in 2008, new but giving good delivery of education.

The famous course of this college is in computer science and engineering, in Mechanical engineering, M.Tech, Executive M.Tech in data science.

Students have good experience in placement.

Mostly students get hired in placements. Generally, companies, for example, Amazon, Google, Samsung, Microsoft, Huawei, etc. Are frequently coming for hiring students!

This college has a 600-acre campus which is good enough. International stood of infrastructure. Facilities are a highly qualified and amazing crowd around campus.

8). IIT (Indian Instituted of technology) Guwahati.

By outlook of 2019, this college has been rank in 7th in engineering college. Since 1994 it is available in Guwahati. It has mostly 2 years and 4 years of courses.

The best course you can pick like in electrics and electrical engineering, in chemical science and technology, B.des, in computer science and engineering.

As per students’ review around 110 companies visited IIT Guwahati for placements.

Students say that computer science and engineering students are getting high packages like 19 lakh to 25 lakh.

This is the reason that it comes under top engineering colleges in India. College is totally worth of money.

9). CEG (College of Engineering Guindy) Anna University.

CEG has been established in 1794. Courses like B.E in biomedical engineering, in information technology, B.E in biomedical engineering and etc. are available here.

Placement of this college is a little down as compare to previous colleges. Out of 10 students, 4 will normally get a placement offer.

However, mechanical placement is a bit well. Additionally, the college has a good crowd and campus life.

Fees will little affordable it’s around INR: 84,000. For 4-year full-time course.

10). NITT (National Institute of Technology) Tiruchirappalli (Trichy).

Currently, it has more than 40 courses. And since 1964 this college is performing under top engineering colleges in India. Fees are approx. 5 to 6 lakh.

Most of famous mater degree course is available here. Placement of the college is tremendous. Mostly all the seniors are getting an offer through placement only.

The internship also gives the chance of 40 to 45% of students. A facility like sport is good. Wi-Fi has good speed with a limited time zone.

The computer lab is available for students 24*7. For first-year student’s classrooms are very near. So that they will feel comfortable and secure.

11). IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Varanasi (BHU).

College is very popular among students. Popular course in college is B.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering, B.Tech in chemical engineering, in computer engineering, etc.

Fees: 8 to 9 lakh.

Placement is available to have an average score according to students. The infrastructure is good and the crowd is friendly.

12). ICT (Institute of Chemical Technology) Mumbai.

ICT is a public/private school. Since 1933 providing education to students. Limited course count but good excellent college for engineering.

Courses are there like B.Tech in Fibers and Textile processing technology, in surface coating technology, B.Tech in food engineering and technology, Bachelor of chemical engineering, etc..

ICT is basically popular for his research. If you like to go abroad for chemical technology then this college is good for you.

Some companies like Reddy, Dairy, Reliance, Honeywell, Exxon, etc. are visited here for placement.

Hostels room are available with well clean. Fees are between 2 to 3 lakh.

13). Jadavpur University.

This college is good for those students who want to engineer in computer science. The college has a good reputation and carried more than 80 courses.

As per students, 80% of students get an internship from the colleges. Also, the college has well equipped. Wi-Fi is enabled for students. Sports facility along with famous cricketers faces in around.

The electrical department gets a good salary package in placement as per the survey. Campus life is joyfull and the crowd is also cool.


14). NIT (National Institute of Technology) Rourkela.

A great part of college that you have a high fee demand. Affordable fees for most of the students. However, the amount of the fees will vary as per course. Still it on an average around 2 to 3 lakh.

Normally, under this college most of the engineering course is cover. A famous one is in Mechanical engineering or in chemical engineering.

The placement of the college has been improved a lot and now have a good score. The campus is also huge like 1023 acres around.

Infrastructure is good as compare to other government colleges. Food quality on average as per students’ review. Faculty are helpful and motivated.

Overall great place according to fees and environment. Because of these benefits only it comes under top engineering colleges in India.

15). VIT (Vellore Institute of Technology) University.

The fee of the college is a bit high. However, the course and education skills in college are great.

You can apply here for Integrated in software engineering or in biotechnology.

Fees: 7 to 8 lakh.

Good hostel and labs are big. Placements are also fine. If we talk about infrastructure then the swimming pool is there. Most of the outdoor and indoor games are available.

Faculty have impeccable knowledge plus supportive. The campus is beautiful and greenish.


16). IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bhubaneswar.

Bhubaneswar College also has a short count of course. But it’s cover most of the major part of the engineering course. Which is demanding on the market?

It has a course like in Mechanical engineering, in computer science and engineering, B.Tech in Civil engineering, and more.

A large number of the book are available in the library. The classroom is well maintained with digitally equipped.

Placement is also available with good companies visiting. Fees are approx. 8 to 9 lakh.


17). IIT (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad.

One of the popular colleges for petroleum engineering. Whom Show ever interested for petroleum take admission in this college.

Courses are available here like B.Tech in Petroleum engineering or M.Tech in petroleum engineering.

Fees: 8 to 9 lakh.

Placement is normally and the course curriculum is good.

18). IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Indore.

The college is established in 2009. Fees of college in little high, it’s around 9 to 10 lakh.

Popular course in college in B.Tech in Mechanical engineering, MSc in Astronomy, in Electrical Engineering, and many more.

Placement is fine, however, you have to work a little hard for this.

The sports ground is a bit small but overall has a good college for engineering students.

19). IIEST (Indian Institute of Engineering Science & Technology) Shibpur.

Affordable college as per fee prospects. Additionally, most of the engineering course is available here.

Fees: 2 to 3 lakh.

Companies like Wipro, TCS, Microsoft, Adobe come to hired students here. So, overall placement is good.

The infrastructure is also nice labs are air-conditioned. Plus internet connection 24*7.

20). IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Mandi.

Established in 2009 and have a short course list. However, comes under the top engineering colleges of India.

Course in college list B.Tech in computer science and engineering, B.Tech in mechanical engineering, and many more.

Fees are around 8.50 to 9 lakh.

This college score high is infrastructure and facility support. Apart from that placement is also nice and it’s a worth of money if you pursue here then.

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