Top Engineering Colleges in India 2021: List & Rating

Top Engineering Colleges in India 2021India is a country located in the South Asia. It is the seventh largest country in area. It shares its boundaries with Pakistan, Bhutan, China, Nepal, Bangladesh & Myanmar. India has 29 states & 7 union territories which are controlled & ruled by the central government. The higher education system of India is counted as the third largest education system in the world. India is a hub of top engineering colleges/universities which imparts top quality education in various specializations of engineering. The most top rated institutions are Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), National Institute of Technology (NITs), Indian Institute of Information & Technology (IIITs), etc.  According to the census 2011, the average literacy rate of India is 74.04%. In this article, we are providing complete details about Top Engineering Colleges in India 2021.

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List of Engineering Colleges

For the academic year 2021-21, we have listed, the list of top engineering colleges in India, which offer undergraduate & postgraduate courses in engineering, applied engineering and sciences. The list includes NITs, IITs, IIITs, governments and other public & private technical universities.

How we have rated the Institutions

Our education experts rated the listed colleges after a deep research & survey. The ranking is done on certain unique criteria & factors. These factors are infrastructure, placement statistics, academic achievements, college affiliation & approval, faculty ratio, student’s preferences, national importance, college facilities, etc.

Admission Procedure

The admission to the engineering courses in India will be done on the basis of national, state & university level examination. JEE Main is a national level exam conducted for providing admission to the B.Tech & B.Arch courses. This exam is managed by the NTA through online mode. Some states will also organize their state level entrance test to get admission into these courses. These exams are AP EAMCET (Andhra Pradesh State), Assam CEE (Assam State), BCECE (Bihar State), JEECE (Jharkhand State), JKCET (Jammu & Kashmir state), etc.

There are also so many universities which conduct its own admission test for admission to the UG engineering programme. The admission to the IITs will be based on JEE Advanced after qualifying JEE Main. For admission to the M.Tech programme, students have to pass the GATE exam.

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Top Engineering Specializations

In India, the engineering course is one of the preferred choices for students after qualifying 10+2 level examination. There are various specializations which are offered in the field of engineering. Some of the top engineering disciplines are Computer Science & Engineering, Information Technology, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, etc.

Affiliated To
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi1961Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras1959Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay1957Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur1951Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee 1847Central University
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur1960Central University
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati1994Autonomous
Birla Institute of Technology and Science 1964Deemed University
Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi1971Deemed University
Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad1926Public University
Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, Delhi1983Central University
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli1964Deemed University
Indian Institute of Technology, Patna2008Autonomous
National Institute of Technology, Warangal 1959Deemed University
Delhi Technological University, Delhi1941Public University
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur1960Deemed University
Uttaranchal University, Dehradun2002State University
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad1961Deemed University
VIT University, Vellore1984Deemed University
National Institute of Technology, Surathkal1960Autonomous
Thapar University, Patiala1956Deemed University
National Institute of Technology, Durgapur1960Autonomous
National Institute of Technology, Calicut1961Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur2008Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar2008Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad2008Autonomous
College of Engineering, Pune1854Pune University
Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur1963Autonomous
National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra1963Deemed University
Jamia Millia University, New Delhi1920Central University
International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad1998Deemed University
National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur1960Deemed University
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad1999Deemed University
International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore1999Deemed University
Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai1933Deemed University
National Institute of Technology, Patna1886Deemed University
Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal1957Manipal University
Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar2008Autonomous
Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi2009Autonomous
Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore1956Anna University
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai1887Mumbai University
BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore1946Autonomous
RV College of Engineering, Bangalore1963VTU
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra1955Deemed University
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad1999Deemed University
National Institute of Technology, Raurkela1961Autonomous
PSG college of engineering, Coimbatore1951Anna University
SRM University, Chennai1985Private University
SASTRA University1984Private University
Punjab Engineering College University of Technology, Chandigarh1921Deemed University
JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad1965JNTU

If you have any other queries about Top Engineering Colleges in India 2021, you can leave your comments in the comment box given below.

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  1. Deepika Sharma says:

    what is the possibility of 2020 computer science and engineering (Patiala campus)undergraduate programme admission for achieved 96 % on 10+2 exam and 85 percentile in JEE Main

  2. Ananya Verma says:

    I am a student and need to take admissions in B.Tech. Can anyone please suggest some of other courses that I can choose to make my career in

  3. divyanshi gupta says:

    Hii I am student of 12th class with PCB .can you tell me biotechnology course is best for me or not and also suggest college in up

  4. Riya Thapa says:

    i am final year student of Electrical Engineering with specialization in electrical vehicle technology. There are many best colleges in India to pursue your career in engineering. I am from Uttarakhnad and i checked some colleges in my city and i found Quantum University (Roorkee) best for this course. My friends also told me that this university is good for you. Education is really very good in this university. And every year several Reputed Companies visit quantum and offer great placements to students.I would like to Urge you to go for B.Tech from Quantum University without thinking twice.

  5. harjot kundra says:

    I am a student at Quantum University and I am studying their B.Tech civil. Quantum University provides many courses and is a very reputed University. faculty are very supportive and infrastructure is good. The curriculum at Quantum University is designed in such a manner that it aims to revolutionize the way higher education is delivered in india.It is a unique private university which allows students to earn a major in a chosen subject of professional interest. Minor can be alongside pursued to earn a minor degree. Quantum trained students to be the next future generation of professional students. It is best engineering university.

  6. Tapayorpen says:

    I like IIT MADRAS IF MY % is below 75 what should I do?

  7. Monish says:

    How many times can I attempt jee

  8. guru says:

    i have get 81.72percentile and i am obc category and i get 63percentage in 12th std, i apply 141choices in josaa can i get any college in that choices

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      You will be allocated college if you qualify the cut off score and successfully clear all counselling rounds.

  9. Steve says:

    ,I would like to take BCA .suggest a best college

  10. M a hussain says:

    I want to take admission in Btech computer science,please guide me, would be better c v Raman engineering college bhubneswar odisa.

  11. Sushant Mishra says:

    Sir, I have got 73.25% in 12th board exam with PCM along with computer .Which college will best for me ?

  12. simalkotwal says:

    i was wanting to know which college of iit will help me to provide best pac

  13. bhanu bhaanu says:

    which is the best b-tech college in andhrapradesh



  15. Umesh Chandra says:

    sir,I want to admission in best engineering course.please guide me.
    which collage is better for me govt or private?

    • Pranav says:

      There are 3 types of colleges based on fundings.
      1. Government Colleges
      2. Government aided Colleges
      3. Private Colleges.
      IIT should be your first aim.ELSE….
      If money is not a problem for you then
      I prefer Government aided or Private college rather than Government college.

  16. kartik singh says:

    which is the best college for Engineering & Technology?

  17. mr_Truth007 says:

    There is no IIIT in the list why?

  18. Anonymous says:

    sir,my child in 12th appear with pcm now he want to join engineering so please guide me autonomous,deemed,and private university and best of select for admission

  19. Amey Santosh Murudkar says:

    sir , i am studying in 12th now, i like chemistry subject and i want to do chemical engineering so pls advice me.

  20. Mehedi Rahaman says:

    I m a class 12th science student. I like Computer Science and Chemistry. Want to BE or B.Tech. kindly suggest me which subject among this give me better carrier.Kindly reply…

    • Mudit says:

      Well in my view both subject have good scope.
      In today’s generation IT sector is on trend but in chemical engineering there are less engineers.
      So you can go for any stream according to your love towards your subject.

  21. Mudit says:

    Which are the best colleges for petroleum engineering?

  22. Harjyoti Das says:

    What about nit silchar ,Assam

  23. pravallika says:

    i am studying inter second year.i would like to take aero space engineering so which would be better?

  24. RAM JI RAM says:

    i am entermedeate student .mai next year ke liye polytechnic karna chahta hau …so piease help me

    • Arjit says:

      Raja ji ram if you get good percentage in class 12 then you are good enough for compitions and polytechnic forms will be available in the month of dec or January

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