PA College of Engineering, Mangalore
PA College of Engineering (PACE) was established in the year 1999 as an engineering college incepted by the PA educational Trust which was also established in the year 1999 in the Mangalore for providing the education to the students of rural area of the state. The PACE is affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University and approved by the AICTE. The college is recognized by the government of Karnataka and most of the courses are accredited by the NBA. The PACE is an ISO 9001:2008 certified institution.
The campus of PACE is spread over in 60 acres of land designed by Upalker Sadekar architects of Mumbai. The campus is located in the rural area of the Mangalore District of Karnataka. It is situated in Village Nadupadav in Taluk Kairangala about 25 km from Mangalore city. The campus is easy approachable by rail and road.
The campus is separated in two blocks as main academic building and admin block designed by the best architects. The campus has well-ventilated and spacious classrooms, Well-equipped and network enabled computer lab open for students and staff, well-established workshop, central library with good collection of books, landscape garden, separated hostel for boys and girls, housing facility for visiting faculty and principle, spacious auditorium, sports court and transportation.
The PACE campus offers 6 UG engineering programmes, 4 PG engineering courses, MBA in 3 disciplines of management, Polytechnic courses in 5 disciplines of engineering and B.Com, BBM and BCA courses. The UG engineering courses offered by the PACE are as the following:
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Electronics & Communication Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical & Electronics Engineering
The campus has a well-established placement cell which also works as the training coordination department for the students. The placement cell conducts various training and placement programmes like industrial visit, guest visits, campus recruitment, mock interviews and PDPs. The companies visited to the campus for recruitment are Infosys Technologies, Techjini, Iwavei, Robosoft, SUBEX, UNISYS, Sunhore, Mphasis, LAQSH, BGIT, Trigent, IBM, etc.