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Are you curious about the top notch Engineering colleges in India? Want to know about them? Read on to know about some best of the best Engineering colleges in India.
1. Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Establishment: Year 1969.
Alumni: Aanada Raja Raman (founder of Juglee), Kris Gopala Krishnan (co- chairman and co-founder of Infosys), Krishna Bharat (Creator of Google News).
Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu near Guindi National Park.
Prominent recruiters: Micron Technology India operations, Intel, Microsoft India, Tata Consultancy services.
Placement Average Package: 20.34 Lakh per year (2019)
2. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Establishment: Founded in 1958
Alumni: Bhavish Agarwaal (co-founder of Ola cabs), Nandan Nilekani (co-founder of Infosys), Colin Gonsalves (senior advocate of Supreme Court of Inida), Manohar Parikar (Former Chief Minister of Goa and former Defence Minister)
Location: Cowai, Mumbai
Prominent Recruiters: Microsoft, Google, SamSung, Tata etc.
Placement Average Package: 16.1 Lakh per year (2019)
3. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Alumni: Rono Dutta (CEO of Indigo Airlines), RajKamal Jha (Chief editor of Indian Express), Arvind Khejeriwaal (CM of Delhi), Ajeet Jain (Vice Chairman of Derkshirehathaway)
Location: Near Hijli Kharagpur
Prominent Recruiters: Honeywell, Excel, Microsoft, Barclays etc
Placement Average Package: 15 Lakh per year.
4. Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Alumni: Binny Bansal (Co – founder of Flipkart), Manvindar Singh Banga (Former Chairman Unilever), Sachin Bansal (Co- founder of Flipkart), Vinod Khosala (one of the Co- founders of Sun Micro Systems)
Location: Haus Khas, Delhi
Prominent Recruiters: IBM, Dell, Microsoft, Capgemini
Placement Average Package: 16Lakhs per year
5. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Alumni: Arvind Krishna (CEO of IBM), Ambitabh Thakur (IPS Officer), Sudhir Vyas (Indian Ambassdor to Germany)
Location: Kalyanpur, Kanpur
Prominent Recruiters: Spencers, Ford, Google, HSBC, Absolute Data
Placement Average Package: 11.2 lakh per year
6. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Establishment: 1847, converted into IIT in 2001
Alumni: Amit Singhal (Former Senior Vice President at Google), Laurence Samuel Durrell (Chief Engineer of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway), Neelmani Mitra (Architect in Kolkata), S.V Setty (The first Indian Aviator)
Location: Haridwar Highway, Roorkee
Prominent Recruiters: Microsoft, Accentura, Asaan Jobs, Reliance
Placement Average Package: 13.16 Lakh per year (2019)
7. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Alumni: Shiva Yellan Raju (Founder of Vivu Vivu), Ankit Nagori (Vice President Filpkart), Jaspreet Singh (Founder Druva)
Location: North Amin Gaav, Guwahati
Prominent Recruiters: NTPC, Larsel and Toubro, Indian Oil Co- orporation.
Placement Average Package: 20 lakh per year
8. Anna University
Alumni: APJ Abdul Kalaam ( Former President of India), Verghehe Kurien (White Revolution), F. Sonasegar (Corporate VP Microsoft), J.Sai Deepak ( Lawyer at SC of India)
Location: Guindi, Chennai
Prominent Recruiters: Qualcom, Voltas, Wipro, Ashok Leyland.
Median Package: 5.70 Lakh per year.
9. Jadavpur University
Alumni: Arundhati Bhattacharya (First Women Chair Person of SBI), Ritu Parna Ghosh (Film Director), Amitabh Bhattacharya (Production Engineer), Sudhir Raha ( Former Director ONGC)
Location: Jadavpur, Kolkata
Prominent Recruiters: HSBC, TCS, Infosys, Reliance
Placement Average Package: 19.96 Lakh per year.
10. Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Alumni: Ravi Gujjula (International Scientific Committee of Education)
Location: Sangareddy near Hyderabad
Prominent Recruiters: Dell, Infosys, Microsoft, Amazon
Placement Average Package: 7 Lakh per year.
11. National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli
Alumni: Satya Prabhakar (CEO of Sulekha), Natarajan Chandrasekaran (Chairman of Tata Sons, Tata Motors and Tata Global Beverages), Rajesh Gopinathan (CEO and Managing Director of Tata Consultancy Services)
Location: Near BHEL, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu
Prominent Recruiters: GE, Facebook, TCS, Infosys, L&T
Placement Average Package: 6.25 LPA
12. National Institute of Technology Rourkela
Alumni: Ranjan Dash (founder and Chief Technology Officer of Y-carbon USA), B.K Mishra (Director Indian Institute Technology, Goa), Shrikant Madhav Vaidya (IOC chairman).
Location: Udit Nagar, Rourkela
Prominent Recruiters: IBM, OCL, Samsung India Software centre, Larsen and Toubro Limited
Placement Average Package: 6 LPA
13. Vellore Institute of Technology
Alumni: Bindu Madhavi (Indian model and film actress), Dhyan Sreenivasan (Indian actor, Director, and Screenwriter) Shubhangi Swaroop (first female pilot in Indian Navy)
Location: Vellore, Tamil Nadu.
Prominent Recruiters: Reddy’s, Wipro, TCS, Ashok Leyland
Placement Average Package: 6.04 LPA
14. Institute of Chemical Technology
Alumni: Mukesh Ambani (Indian Business Magnate), Man Mohan Sharma (Indian Chemical Engineer), Jayeshtharaj Joshi (Indian Chemical engineer, Nuclear scientist, known for his innovations in nuclear reactor design)
Location: Mumbai, India.
Prominent Recruiters: BPCL, PEPSICO, RELIANCE, L&T
Placement Average Package: 5.75LPA
15. Indian Institute of Technology Indore
Alumni: Bhausaheb Dhokale (Researcher), S Kumar (Currently working on the development of catalyst for hydrogenation), Pramod Shinde (Researcher)
Location: Simrol, MP
Prominent Recruiters: Amazon, AVTEC, Flipkart, L&T
Placement Average Package: 9.13 LPA
16. Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Alumni: Prithviraj Chavan (Former CM of Maharashtra ), S.P. Kothari (Gordon Y. Billard Professor), Baba Kalyani (Padma Bhusan Awardee)
Location: Pilani, Jhunjhunu Rajasthan
Prominent Recruiters: Facebook, Barcays, IBM, HDFC, eBay
Placement Average Package: 9.77 LPA
17. Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur
Alumni: Gautam Biswas (Director IIT Guwahati), Arunendu Das (songwriter), Pramod R.Bandyopadhyay ( American–Indian inventor)
Location: Howrah, West Bengal
Prominent Recruiters: PWC, Maruti, Directi, Hyundai Motors
Highest CTC offered: 39.12 Lakhs
18. Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar
Alumni: Prashant Jha (Senior VP, Letstransport), Baibhab Kislay (Global strategist at Samsung Electronics)
Location: Bhubaneswar, Orissa
Prominent Recruiters: ISRO, IOCL, NCCBM, Amazon etc
Placement Average Package: 11.44 LPA
19. Indian Institute of Technology Patna
Alumni: Banibrata Maity (Assistant Professor Thapar University), Sourav Chakraborty (Ph.D IIT Patna), Sourav Bhowmick (Researcher)
Location: Patna, Bihar
Prominent Recruiters: Samsung, Mathworks, MakeMyTrip, Optum, Sapient
Placement Average Package: 13.5LPA
20. Jamia Millia Islamia
Alumni: Shahrukh Khan (Actor), Bharkha Dutt ( Journalist), Virendra Sehwag (Cricketer)
Prominent Recruiters: Microsoft, HCL, OYO, HDFC Bank, Chegg, ITC etc
Placement Average Package: 5LPA
These rankings are released by NIRF (NIRF Rankings 2020)