Top Engineering Colleges in West Bengal 2018

West Bengal, situated in east India, has long been a hub of cultural and academic excellence The capital Kolkata, was once the capital of India and the seat of imperial rule in the country. West Bengal is home to many premier institutions especially in the field of engineering. Some of these include historically renowned institutions such as the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, National Institute of Technology Durgapur and Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata. We have compiled below a list of the top engineering colleges in West Bengal for the year 2019.

List of Engineering Colleges

We have encompassed institutions, government and private alike, which are pioneering engineering education in West Bengal. This is a comprehensive list designed from the perspective of helping students get the right information.

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How we have rated the Institutions

We have rated these institutions and colleges on multiple parameters like placement records, college infrastructure, and facilities, national importance, affiliations & approvals, faculty ratio, quality of education, etc.

Admission Procedure

The most popular state level entrance exam for engineering institutions in West Bengal is the WBJEE 2019. National level entrance exam like the JEE Main 2019 is also accepted by a plethora of institutions for admissions. In addition, students seeking admissions into IIT will have to clear the JEE Advanced 2019. A lot of institutions conduct their own entrance examinations as well. Institution-specific research must be done to discover these guidelines

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Top Engineering Specializations

Students in West Bengal have access to a globally accepted curriculum and a plethora of specializations from various branches of engineering. The most popular engineering disciplines include civil engineeringelectronics and communications engineeringcomputer science and engineeringmechanical engineeringelectrical engineeringchemical engineering, and aeronautical engineering among many others in the Top Engineering Colleges in West Bengal 2019.

College Established
Affiliated To
IIT, Kharagpur 1951 Autonomous
NIT, Durgapur 1960 Autonomous Institution
Jadavpur University, Kolkata 1955 Public University
Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur 1856 Autonomous Institution
Kalyani Government Engineering College (KGEC) 1995 WBUT
Institute of Engineering and Management (IEM), Kolkata 1989 WBUT
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata 1996 Autonomous Institution
National Power Training Institute (NPTI), Durgapur 1968 WBUT
Government College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology (GCECT), Kolkata 1941 WBUT
Heritage Institute of Technology (HIT), Kolkata 2001 WBUT
Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College (JGEC), Jalpaiguri 1961 WBUT
Haldia Institute of Technology (HIT) 1996 WBTU
University Institute of Technology, Burdwan 1999 Deemed University
Government College of Engineering and Textile Technology (GCETTB), Berhampore 1927 University of Calcutta
West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), Kolkata 2000 Affiliating University
Techno India University, Kolkata 2012 Private University
Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology (GCELT), Kolkata 1919 WBUT
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya (BCKV), Nadia 1974 Public University
Netaji Subhash Engineering College (NSEC), Kolkata 1998 WBUT
RCC Institute of Information & Technology (RCCIIT), Kolkata 1999 WBUT
BP Poddar Institute of Management & Technology (BPPIMT) Kolkata 1999 WBUT
Calcutta Institute of Engineering and Management (CIEM), Kolkata 2003 WBUT
Future Institute of Engineering and Management (FIEM), Kolkata 2001 WBTU
Uttar Banga Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (UBKV), Pundibari 2001 Public University
Guru Nanak Institute of Technology (GNIT), Kolkata 2003 WBUT
Asansol Engineering College, Asansol 1998 WBUT
Birbhum Institute of Engineering Technology (BIET), Birbhum 1999 WBUT
Bengal College of Engineering and Technology for Women, Durgapur 2009 WBUT
Bankura Unnayani Institute of Engineering, Bankura 1998 WBUT
Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology & Management (DIATM), Durgapur 2002 WBUT
MCKV Institute of Engineering, Howrah 1999 WBUT
Marine Engineering and Research Institute (MERI), Kolkata 1949 IMU
Siliguri Institute of Technology (SIT), Darjeeling 1999 WBUT
St. Thomas’ College of Engineering & Technology, Kolkata 2000 WBUT
JIS College of Engineering, Kalyani 2000 WBUT
Mallabhum Institute of Technology Bishnupur 2002 WBUT
Dr. BC Roy Engineering College (BCREC), Durgapur 2000 WBTU
Hoogly Institute of Technology, Hoogly 2003 WBTU