VVP Engineering College, Rajkot
VVP Engineering College (VVPEC) is a self-financed and private institution which was started the functioning in 1996 as a first engineering college in Rajkot. The institution is established and managed by the Rajkot Nagarik Sahakari Bank Ltd. The college is affiliated to the Gujarat Technological University and approved by the State Directorate of Technical Education, AICTE & Ministry of HRD and Government of Gujarat.
The VVPEC campus is spread over in 35 acres of land on Kalavad Road opposite Motel-The-Village at Virda Vajdi in District Rajkot, Gujarat state. The campus is 10 km away from the Rajkot City, 15 km from Rajkot Railway Station and 12 km from the Rajkot Airport.
Students & Faculty:
The college offers the 634 seats as the annual intake of admission in all programmes. The college provides the quality education under the guidance of 144 faculty members from all departments.
The VVPEC campus provides the rich OPAC library, department wise separate laboratories & workshops, computer centre facility, auditorium & seminar hall, indoor & outdoor sports facility, gymnasium, medical facility and facility for disabled students. The college provides the student insurance as per the government norms.
The campus organizes and participates in cultural activities, sports activities, alumni activities, technical activities, industrial visits and educational tours.
The institution is conducting the nine UG and five PG courses in various fields of engineering & technology. The branches of engineering are as the following:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Information Technology
- Computer Engineering
- Electronics & Communication
- Bio Technology
- Civil Engineering
- Nano Technology
The campus provides the mentoring and career counselling for the students to choose their best field in jobs, entrepreneurship and higher studies. The campus has been established a training & placement cell which is working for the same and providing the job placement for the students. Companies like Wipro Technologies, TCS, Nirma Group of Companies, L & T Infotech, Mahindra & Mahindra, Ambuja Cement Ltd, Siddhi Cement & Essar Steel are the top recruiters of the campus.