Many students choose to study engineering after board exams – but it will only add more value to your profile, if you get yourself admitted to any of the best colleges in the country.
Maharashtra is a state that offers many courses in the technical field and one of them is engineering. There are many good colleges where you can study and secure a bright future! Here are 10 best Engineering colleges in Maharashtra which you might want to consider:
10. Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Pune
Maharashtra Institute of Technology is among the top private engineering colleges in Maharashtra as well as in India. The magazine ‘Outlook’ has ranked MIT Pune as 1st in Pune and 11th in India. There are a number of programs to choose from among the list of undergraduate, post graduate, doctoral and even management studies. There are 14 academic departments in all. Campus life is quite happening over here with many inter-college programs being held. Hostel facilities are also available and scholarships for foreign students and scholars are also available.
9. Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai
Established in the year 1962, it started with three departments of Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. But now it has started another department of Structural Engineering, post graduate and diploma courses. Research facilities are ample and you can get your research published too. Hostel and library facilities are also adequate. Admission procedure follows strictly the norms written by the DTE.
8. Thakur College of Engineering and Technology, Mumbai
Established very recently in the years 2001-02, Thakur College of Engineering and Technology is recognized by AICTE and the government of Maharashtra. It is also affiliated to the University of Mumbai (UOM). Many courses are available along with training and placement. Admission in undergraduate and post graduate courses is carried out as per the norms mentioned in the Directorate of Technical Education. The facilities available here are of the highest level since it has been constructed keeping the contemporary scenario and wants in mind.
7. Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Deemed as the ‘technology for the young’, this institute is one of the best in the city of Mumbai. The programs offered are – Electronics and telecommunications Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Information Technology. It also offers various scholarships and loans for the ones who need it. Historically rich, this institute also has modern hostel and other basic facilities too.
6. Government College of Engineering, Amravati
One of the best government colleges in Maharashtra, this institute has 11 departments which offer a host of courses from where you can choose your undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral programs. Hostel and other important facilities are at par with the best in the business. Placement is also at a steady rate here. Fees being minimalist, this institute can be of your choice if you cannot pay the high fees structure of other institutes.
5. Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai
Seventy-seven years old, this is one of the best colleges offering courses in chemical science. There are 11 departments which offer undergraduate, post graduate, doctoral and post graduate diploma courses. To get through the UG courses you must pass the MT-CET and JEE Main (Maharashtra level) since the merit list will be prepared on the basis of these scores. Excellent facilities of hostel, library and other amnesties are available. Check out for important scholarships too!
4. Symbiosis Institute of Technology, Pune
It is a constituent of the Symbiosis International Technology University. This has become a favourite among students down south who wish to take up engineering. It offers undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral programs to choose from. Six departments will offer you these courses and you will get a huge scope for research based activities. Scholarship is also available; hence those of you who wish to avail it must keep a check on the website.
3. International Institute of Information Technology, Pune
Also known as I square IT; it is a recent engineering college in Pune, Maharashtra. It offers many Short-term, Training and Certificate Programs. Admission is wholly based on merit. Placement facilities are huge. The state-of-the-art campus has well equipped laboratories, libraries and huge auditorium. Much international collaborations are conducted by this college.
2. Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur
It is considered as one of the best among the thirty National Institutes of Technology in the country. The college provides Undergraduate, Post-graduate, doctoral and distance courses to students. There are 14 departments to choose from and also a well-equipped library and laboratory. The college has excellent hostel services for students with modern facilities. Regular journals and periodicals are published.
1. Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Arguably the best engineering college in Maharashtra, the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay is also considered among the best IITs in India. You will get to choose your choice of department from the various department and courses that are offered here. Along with under graduate and post graduate programs, this institute offers you doctoral programs as well. Selection is based on scores in the IIT-JEE. It has a well-equipped central library along with other facilities. Hostel will be available for the ones living outside Mumbai. Research is an important part of this institute.