Top Engineering Colleges in India 2022 - Rankings & Colleges

IIT Madras - Top ranked university for Engineering in India 2016

IIT Madras is the top ranked university for Engineering in India for the year 2021

India is home to some of the best engineering institutes that offer both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. In addition to the  metropolitan cities, the top engineering colleges in India are also located in other cities like Kanpur, Roorkee, Guwahati, Pune and Kharagpur among several others.

Most of the top engineering colleges in India have a identical system of selection procedure. For instance, admission to the undergraduate programs at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) for Indian and Foreign nationals is on the basis of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) score. Other engineering colleges in India have their own admission procedure. The IITs are the top engineering colleges in India that play an important role in the development of technical manpower. These institutes have research programs that are equivalent to the best in the world. 

Other common entrance tests for admissions to the top engineering colleges in India include JMET, and GATE. The eligibility criterion for applying to the various engineering institutes in the country is that candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in science stream. The cutoff percentage for being eligible for admissions may depend on the college/institutes.

Top 25 Engineering Colleges in India 2022

1Indian Institute of Technology, MadrasChennaiTamil Nadu
2Indian Institute of Technology, DelhiNew DelhiDelhi
3IIT Bombay - Indian Institute of TechnologyBombayMaharashtra
4Indian Institute of Technology, KanpurKanpurUttar Pradesh
5Indian Institute of Technology, KharagpurKharagpurWest Bengal
6Indian Institute of Technology, RoorkeeRoorkeeUttarakhand
7Indian Institute of Technology, GuwahatiGuwahatiAssam
8Anna UniversityChennaiTamil Nadu
9Jadavpur UniversityKolkataWest Bengal
10Indian Institute of Technology, HyderabadHyderabadTelangana
11National Institute of Technology, TiruchirappalliTiruchirappalliKerala
12National Institute of Technology, RourkelaRourkelaOdisha
13Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT)VelloreTamil Nadu
14Institute of Chemical Technology, ICLMumbaiMaharashtra
15Indian Institute of Technology, IndoreIndoreMadhya Pradesh
16BITS PilaniPilaniRajasthan
17Indian Institute Of Engineering Science And Technology, ShibpurHowrahWest Bengal
18Indian Institute of Technology, BhubaneswarBhubaneswarOdisha
19Indian Institute of Technology, PatnaPatnaBihar
20Jamia Millia Islamia New DelhiDelhi
21Indian Institute of Technology, RoparRupnagarPunjab
22National Institute of Technology, SurathkalSurathkalKarnataka
23Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines)DhanbadJharkhand
24College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP)PuneMaharashtra
25Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy (SASTRA)ThanjavurTamil Nadu


Top 25 Engineering Colleges in India 2020

RankName of the College/InstituteCityState
1Indian Institute of Technology MadrasChennaiTamil Nadu

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

3Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurKharagpurWest Bengal
4Indian Institute of Technology DelhiNew DelhiDelhi
5Indian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurUttar Pradesh
6Indian Institute of Technology RoorkeeRoorkeeUttarakhand
7Indian Institute of Technology HyderabadHyderabadTelangana
8Indian Institute of Technology GandhinagarAhmedabadGujarat
9Indian Institute of Technology RoparRupnagarPunjab
10Indian Institute of Technology PatnaPatnaBihar
11Indian Institute of Technology GuwahatiGuwahatiAssam
12National Institute of Technology TiruchirappalliTiruchirappalliTamil Nadu
13Vellore Institute of TechnologyVelloreTamil Nadu
14Indian Institute of Technology - BHUVaranasiUttar Pradesh
15Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of TechnologySuratGujarat
16Indian Institute of Technology IndoreIndoreMadhya Pradesh
17Birla Institute of TechnologyRanchiJharkhand
18Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology NagpurNagpurMaharashtra
19National Institute of Technology RourkelaRourkelaOdisha
20Indian Institute of Technology MandiMandiHimachal Pradesh
21College of Engineering PunePuneMaharashtra
22National Institute of Technology KarnatakaMangaloreKarnataka
23Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology AllahabadAllahabadUttar Pradesh
24PSG College of Technology CoimbatoreCoimbatoreTamil Nadu
25Indian Institute of Technology JodhpurJodhpurRajasthan


For Top Government Engineering Colleges 2022 Click Here

For Top Private Engineering Colleges 2022 Click Here

Subscribe to our Newsletter