Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India 2017

Nidhi Mishra updated on : 11 Jul 2017
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Engineering is a popular stream of study among youth. Here is a list of top 100 engineering colleges to help you make the right choice!

Top 100 engineering colleges in India

This year, Over 12 Lac students appeared for the JEE Main entrance examination. This number only shows that it is one of the largest entrance exams held across the world and that engineering will remain one of the most hotly pursued fields in India for a long time to come.

It is that time of the year again when you might get apprehensive about making the right choice of opting for the best engineering college for you in India. HTCampus is here to help you make a choice from the best engineering colleges in the country. We bring the list of Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India based on a research output, industry interface, referred publications and academic productivity.

India is a land of engineers and is well-known for producing top-level engineers. It houses more than 4000 engineering colleges which put in tremendous effort to pick the best candidates from a lot of aspirants. 

Here we have compiled a list of the top 100 Engineering Colleges in India 2017. The ranking is based on the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Ranking, developed by the National Institute Ranking Framework (NIRF).

MHRD Ranking of Engineering colleges in India

Colleges / Institutions

MHRD

(2017)

Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Chennai
User rating:
4.7/5

"Career Building opportunity provided by IITM" 6 Reviews of IIT M Chennai

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Rank unchanged from last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

Mumbai
User rating:
5.0/5

"Awesome quality of living and facilities" 30 Reviews of IIT B Mumbai

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2
Rank unchanged from last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Kharagpur
User rating:
4.8/5

"Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur" 11 Reviews of IIT KGP (IIT Kharagpur)

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3
Rank unchanged from last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

New Delhi
User rating:
5.0/5

"My experience has been great " 20 Reviews of IIT D New Delhi

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4
Rank unchanged from last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur

Kanpur
User rating:
4.8/5

"Life at Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur" 6 Reviews of IIT K Kanpur

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5
Rank unchanged from last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee IITR

Roorkee
User rating:
4.0/5

"IIT Roorkee Review " 7 Reviews of IIT Roorkee

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6
Rank unchanged from last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati

Guwahati
User rating:
4.1/5

"One of the best colleges for overall development" 4 Reviews of IIT G Guwahati

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7
Ranking improved by 4 positions as compared to last year

College of Engineering Anna University

Chennai
User rating:
3.3/5

"Average quality of teaching and food" 5 Reviews of Engg College Anna univ Chennai

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Jadavpur University

Kolkata / Calcutta
User rating:
5.0/5

"Jadavpur University Review" 6 Reviews of Jadavpur University

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9

Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad

Hyderabad
User rating:
5.0/5

"Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad Review" 2 Reviews of IIT H Hyderabad

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10
Ranking declined by 3 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

Trichy / Tiruchirapalli
User rating:
4.8/5

"College review" 3 Reviews of NIT Trichy

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Ranking improved by 1 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

Rourkela
User rating:
4.6/5

"A very good experience of my life" 4 Reviews of NIT Rourkela

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Ranking improved by 7 positions as compared to last year

Vellore Institute of Technology

Vellore
User rating:
3.9/5
  • Average salary : 6.50 L

"The life changing experiences." 25 Reviews of VITU Vellore

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13
Rank unchanged from last year

University Institute of Chemical Technology

Mumbai
User rating:
4.4/5

"Great institute of Chemical Technology" 4 Reviews of ICTM Mumbai

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14

Indian Institute of Technology, Indore

Indore
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Ranking improved by 1 positions as compared to last year

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani

Pilani
User rating:
4.9/5

"Good faculty, healthy and competitive environment" 19 Reviews of BITS Pilani

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Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Howrah
User rating:
4.0/5

"IIEST Shibpur" 2 Reviews of BECS Howrah

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17
Ranking improved by 3 positions as compared to last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar
User rating:
5.0/5

"I had a great experience during my master's degree" 1 Reviews of IIT B Bhubaneswar

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Ranking improved by 8 positions as compared to last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Patna

Patna
User rating:
5.0/5
  • Exams accepted : JEE Main
  • Average salary : 9.94 L

"It's one of the fastest growing IITS" 1 Reviews of IIT P Patna

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19
Ranking declined by 9 positions as compared to last year

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jamia Millia Islamia University

New Delhi
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20

Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar

Ropar
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Ranking declined by 12 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Surathkal

Mangalore
User rating:
4.0/5
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22

Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad

Dhanbad
User rating:
4.8/5
  • Exams accepted : Others
  • Average salary : 5.00 L

"Hub of intelligence and smartness" 6 Reviews of ISM Dhanbad

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College of Engineering, Pune

Pune
User rating:
4.0/5

"Masters in College of Engineering, Pune" 12 Reviews of COEP College Pune

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24
Ranking declined by 3 positions as compared to last year

Shanmugha Arts Science Technology Research Academy

Thanjavur
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25
Ranking improved by 6 positions as compared to last year

Thapar University, Patiala

Abhipur
User rating:
4.4/5

"College review" 10 Reviews of thapar Patiala

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26
Ranking improved by 1 positions as compared to last year

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering

Chennai
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Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram
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Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi

Himachal Pradesh - Other
User rating:
5.0/5

"College review" 1 Reviews of IIT Mandi

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28
Ranking declined by 8 positions as compared to last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar

Ahmedabad
User rating:
4.5/5

"THE MOST VIBRANT CAMPUS" 24 Reviews of IIT Gandhinagar Ahmedabad

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Ranking declined by 22 positions as compared to last year

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-BHU) Varanasi

Varanasi
User rating:
4.8/5
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Ranking declined by 17 positions as compared to last year

Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra

Ranchi
User rating:
4.0/5

"Only place where you have the freedom to make mistakes at will" 15 Reviews of BIT Mesra

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Ranking declined by 14 positions as compared to last year

PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore

Coimbatore
User rating:
4.5/5

"Prestigious college from Tamil Nadu" 5 Reviews of PSG College Coimbatore

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Ranking declined by 9 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Warangal

Anantapur
User rating:
4.8/5

"Great experience of learning" 15 Reviews of NIT W Warangal

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Ranking declined by 6 positions as compared to last year

SRM University, Kattankulathur

Kancheepuram
User rating:
4.6/5

"SRM University great college and my second home" 39 Reviews of SRM, SRM University

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National Institute of Industrial Engineering, Mumbai

Mumbai
User rating:
4.8/5

"Excellent Campus, stellar placements and a very good learnin..." 7 Reviews of NITIE Mumbai

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Thiagarajar College of Engineering

Madurai
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Ranking declined by 8 positions as compared to last year

Pondicherry Engineering College

Puducherry - Other
User rating:
4.0/5

"Specialities and facilities of PONDICHERRY ENGINEERING COLLEGE" 1 Reviews of PEC College Puducherry

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Ranking improved by 11 positions as compared to last year

Delhi Technological University, Delhi

New Delhi
User rating:
4.4/5

"Always Buzzing With Activity" 45 Reviews of Delhi Tech Univ

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Zakir Hussain College of Engineering & Technology

Aligarh
User rating:
3.5/5

"ZHCET AMU - THE BEST PLACE TO LEARN" 6 Reviews of ZHCET College Aligarh

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Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

Allahabad
User rating:
4.6/5

"Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad!" 10 Reviews of MNIT Allahabad

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Ranking declined by 18 positions as compared to last year

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology , Nagpur

Nagpur
User rating:
4.5/5

"Awesome campus, good faculty" 8 Reviews of VNIT Nagpur

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Ranking declined by 24 positions as compared to last year

Manipal Institute of Technology

Manipal
User rating:
3.4/5

"Manipal Institute of Technology- Pros and Cons" 12 Reviews of MIT Manipal

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43
Ranking declined by 4 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Calicut

Calicut
User rating:
3.0/5

"About study level in Mtech in ICS" 5 Reviews of NIT National Inst of Tech Calicut

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Ranking declined by 9 positions as compared to last year

M.S Ramaiah Institute of Technology

Bangalore / Bengaluru
User rating:
3.3/5

"MSRIT review - 2015 graduate, B.E. Mechanical Engg." 23 Reviews of MSRIT Bangalore

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Ranking declined by 12 positions as compared to last year

Amity School of Engineering and Technology, Noida

Noida
User rating:
4.4/5

"Life in Amity And it's speciality" 12 Reviews of ASET College Noida

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46

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology, Odisha

Bhubaneswar
User rating:
4.5/5
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47
Ranking declined by 15 positions as compared to last year

Sri Venkateswara University College of Engineering

Tirupati
User rating:
4.0/5

"My experience in my words about my college" 1 Reviews of SVUCE Tirupati

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R.V. College of Engineering

Bangalore / Bengaluru
User rating:
4.2/5
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Ranking declined by 14 positions as compared to last year

Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology

Surat
User rating:
4.7/5

"College review" 10 Reviews of SVNIT Surat

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50
Ranking declined by 35 positions as compared to last year

Coimbatore Institute of Technology

Coimbatore
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Ranking declined by 17 positions as compared to last year

B.M.S. College of Engineering

Bangalore / Bengaluru
User rating:
4.3/5

"One of the top colleges in Bangalore" 39 Reviews of BMSCE College Bangalore

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52

National Institute of Technology, Silchar

Assam - Other
User rating:
3.6/5

"NIT, SILCHAR REVIEW" 11 Reviews of NIT Silchar

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53
Ranking improved by 12 positions as compared to last year

Jaypee Institute of Information Technology

Noida
User rating:
3.3/5

"A Decent College for Technical Courses" 46 Reviews of JIIT Noida

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Ranking improved by 6 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

Durgapur
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55
Ranking declined by 25 positions as compared to last year

Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi

New Delhi
User rating:
4.0/5
  • Exams accepted : JEE Main
  • Average salary : 3.50 L

"IIIT-Delhi College Life and Academics" 5 Reviews of IIITD Dwarka

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Kongu Engineering College, Perundurai

Perundurai
User rating:
4.9/5

"My college story in the campus" 4 Reviews of KEC College Perundurai

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57
Ranking declined by 11 positions as compared to last year

Vel Tech High Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College

Chennai
User rating:
3.5/5
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58

National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur

Hamirpur
User rating:
3.0/5

"Experience of two years in the college!" 1 Reviews of NIT Hamirpur

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59
Ranking declined by 8 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

Kurukshetra
User rating:
4.4/5

"What NIT kurukshetra makes one feel like." 14 Reviews of NIT Kurukshetra

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60
Ranking declined by 12 positions as compared to last year

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology

Bhopal
User rating:
2.5/5

"Not a very good college" 6 Reviews of MANIT Bhopal

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Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Coimbatore

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Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hydrabad

Hyderabad
User rating:
4.2/5

"This is great college for mechanical engineering departments..." 3 Reviews of JNTU Hyderabad

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Shri Ramdeobaba Kamla Nehru Engineering College

Nagpur
User rating:
4.0/5

"Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management Review" 4 Reviews of SRKNEC College Nagpur

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64
Ranking improved by 22 positions as compared to last year

Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur

Jodhpur
User rating:
5.0/5

"The college is very established in the state of Rajasthan" 1 Reviews of IIT J Jodhpur

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65
Ranking declined by 40 positions as compared to last year

Bharati Vidyapeeth University College of Engineering, Pune

Pune
User rating:
3.9/5

"Brilliant! Unique college" 41 Reviews of BVUCE Pune

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Ranking declined by 5 positions as compared to last year

G H Raisoni College Of Engineering & Management

Pune
User rating:
3.9/5

"Academics and co-curricular activities" 5 Reviews of GHRCEM College Pune

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K.L. College of Engineering Veddeswaram

Guntur
User rating:
4.0/5

"Good college to learn and grow" 2 Reviews of KLU College Guntur

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68

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM) Jabalpur

Jabalpur
User rating:
2.0/5

"IIITDM Jabalpur holistic review" 1 Reviews of Design & Mfg IIIT Jabalpur

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69
Ranking improved by 8 positions as compared to last year

Malaviya National Institute of Technology,Jaipur

Jaipur
User rating:
4.4/5
  • Exams accepted : JEE Main
  • Average salary : 3.30 L

"MNIT REVIEW" 17 Reviews of MNIT Jaipur

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Ranking declined by 33 positions as compared to last year

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology

Gandhinagar
User rating:
5.0/5
  • Exams accepted : JEE Main
  • Average salary : 5.70 L

"Awesome college to study and have fun" 1 Reviews of DAIICT Gujrat

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Siddaganga Institute Of Technology

Tumkur
User rating:
3.7/5

"One of the best private engineering colleges" 8 Reviews of SIT Tumkur

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72
Ranking declined by 2 positions as compared to last year

Mepco Schlenk Engineering College

Tamil Nadu - Other
User rating:
3.6/5
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University School of Engineering and Technology, Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

New Delhi
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International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad

Hyderabad
User rating:
4.8/5

"Indian Institute of Information Technology Review" 3 Reviews of IIIT Hyderabad

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75

Faculty of Technology and Engineering, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda

Vadodara
User rating:
4.5/5

"its a very good college according to my experience" 4 Reviews of Tech & Engg MSUB Vadodara

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Army Institute of Technology

Pune
User rating:
4.2/5

"The college provides admissions to those who are in the army..." 8 Reviews of AIT Pune

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77

PSNA College of Engineering & Technology

Tamil Nadu - Other
User rating:
4.2/5

"A good place to learn and study" 3 Reviews of PSNACET College Tamil Nadu

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Nirma Univeristy Institute of Technology

Ahmedabad
User rating:
4.1/5

"Best college" 4 Reviews of NUIT Ahmedabad

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Ranking declined by 34 positions as compared to last year

JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad

Hyderabad
User rating:
2.9/5
  • Average salary : 3.00 L

"Money oriented college management " 23 Reviews of JCEH College Hyderabad

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Sagi Ramakrishnam Raju Engineering College

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Kumaraguru College of Technology

Coimbatore
User rating:
4.5/5

"Kumaraguru College of Technology " 2 Reviews of Kumaraguru Engg & tech College Coimbatore

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Ranking declined by 29 positions as compared to last year

Jaypee University of Information Technology

Baddi
User rating:
4.5/5

"College experience" 3 Reviews of Jaypee JUIT Solan

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RMK Engineering College

Thiruvallur
User rating:
4.5/5

"College campus overall review" 2 Reviews of RMKEC College Thiruvallur

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Punjab College of Engineering & Technology

Mohali
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PES Institute of Technology

Bangalore / Bengaluru
User rating:
3.8/5

"This college is good for CS and IS branches" 21 Reviews of PES Institute of Technology

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National Institute of Technology, Manipur

Imphal
User rating:
4.0/5

"Review about National Institute of Technology, Manipur" 1 Reviews

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Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology and Research

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B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science and Technology

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Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology

Hyderabad
User rating:
4.3/5

"CBIT is my second home" 28 Reviews of CBIT (Chaitanya Bharathi) Hyderabad

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90
Ranking declined by 19 positions as compared to last year

Saveetha School of Engineering, Saveetha University

Chennai
User rating:
3.5/5
  • Exams accepted : JEE Main
  • Average salary : 4.57 L

"Actual scenario of Saveetha school of engineering." 6 Reviews

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C.V. Raman College of Engineering

Bhubaneswar
User rating:
4.0/5

"Good infrastructure and placement records" 9 Reviews of CVRCE College Bhubaneswar

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Ranking declined by 18 positions as compared to last year

College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram
User rating:
5.0/5

"Outstanding and best college in Kerala!" 2 Reviews of CET College Thiruvananthapuram

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Maharashtra Institute of Technology (MIT)

Pune
User rating:
4.0/5

"This is about the college i study in" 25 Reviews of MIT Pune

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BMS Institute of Technology & Management

Bangalore / Bengaluru
User rating:
3.9/5

"BMS Institute of Technology & Management Review " 9 Reviews of BMS Bangalore

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Sri Sai ram Engineering College

Chennai
User rating:
3.0/5
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St. Joseph's College of Engineering

Chennai
User rating:
3.7/5
  • Average salary : 2.40 L

"Good for academics" 10 Reviews of SJCE College Chennai

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Andhra University College Of Engineering, Andhra Pradesh

Visakhapatnam/Vizag
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K.S. Rangasamy College of Technology

Tiruchengode
User rating:
5.0/5
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National Institute of Technology (NIT), Meghalaya

Shillong
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Ranking declined by 43 positions as compared to last year

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