India has nearly 4000 engineering colleges that provides technical education. One of the highest research based organisation known as GHRDC (Global Human Resource Development Centre (GHRDC), has surveyed the topmost engineering colleges of India.
The method that GHRDC adopts contains all the important parameters of an engineering college. Infrastructure, faculty, research & consultancy, placement and academic programmes are such important factors to rate any engineering college.
The GHRDC has assigned a total of 460 points to each college and according to it they have listed top colleges. Here is a list of top 20 engineering college based on the placement record.
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur was established in 1950 at Hijli. It was an old Hijli Detention Camp where our great freedom fighters sacrificed their lives for the Independence.
GHRDC Score – 438.17
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur was established in 1960. It is one of the premier institutions of Government of India.
The college aims to provide quality and meaningful education to conduct better and orignal research of the highest standard and to provide extra edge in technological innovation for industrial growth of India.
Placement score 435.50
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras established in 1959. It provides importance in higher technological education, basic and applied research.
Placement score: 421.05
Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi
Indian Institute of Technology or Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU), Varanasi established in 1971. The college is affiliated by Banaras Hindu University (BHU).
Placement Score: 404.23
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad was established in 1961 by the joint enterprise of Uttar Pradesh Government and Government of India, associated with University of Allahabad, which is the third oldest university in India.
Placement Score: 383.15
National Institute of Technology, Surathkal
National Institute of Technology (NITK) situated in Karnataka established in 1960 is rated as one of the top technological universities in India. In 2002, Karnataka Regional Engineering College renamed as National Institute of Technology, Karnataka.
Placement Score: 380.16
PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh
PEC University of Technology was established in 1921. It is affiliated to Punjab University. The College contains mainly Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering departments.
Placement score: 374.99
Thapar University, Patiala
The Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab was established in 2007. The university got a good placement score of 374.02.
College of Engineering, Pune
College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP) was established in 1854. It offers a unique learning experience across a spectrum of academic and social experiences. The college aims to provide suitable instruction for the subordinate officers in the Public Works Department.
Placement Score: 371.07
Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DA-IICT), Gandhinagar
It was established in 2001 and is situated in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The Institute has a pretty good score of placement i.e 370.07
Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
The Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT) affiliated by Manipal University that specializes in the field of engineering and technology. It was established in 1957 in Manipal, Karnataka, India and contains 16 academic departments. It is one of the first self-financed colleges in India.
Placement score: 369.61.