Top Engineering Colleges in India 2017 - Government Rankings

The current academic session is slowly inching towards board examinations. Lakhs of class 12 students across India will be appearing in various engineering entrance exams (JEE Main 2018JEE Advanced 2018, BITSAT 2018, VITEEE 2018, SRMJEE 2018, etc) for admission to the best engineering colleges in India. The competition is quite tough as the number of candidates outnumber the number of engineering seats available!

The top engineering colleges of the country offer a variety of “engineering branches” or “specializations” such as Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering & many more. (Also read: Complete list of engineering branches in India)

We list here the latest rankings of the engineering institutes in India, to help you short list the colleges you wish to apply to for the 2018-2019 academic year:

 

Top Engineering Colleges in India 2017

The top 100 engineering institutes in India have been listed as per the 2017 rankings done by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) which is approved by the Indian government and was released on 3 April, 2017. The 2018 rankings are expected to come out in April this year

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The top 10 list includes the usual suspects such as the various Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) across cities in India such as Chennai, Kanpur, Delhi etc. and also has non-IITs such as Anna University.

(Also read: How to become an engineer)

We have also listed along with every engineering college, its annual course fee for the B.Tech program and the median salary of its B.Tech graduate, so that you can easily compare the fee vs. placement package to decide whether you want to choose that engineering institute:

Applications Forms Now Available


  • Apply to VIT‘s Engineering Program
  • Apply to IIIT, Hyderabad

The top 10 list includes the usual suspects such as the various Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) across cities in India such as Chennai, Kanpur, Delhi etc. and also has non-IITs such as Anna University.

(Also read: How to become an engineer)

We have also listed along with every engineering college, its annual course fee for the B.Tech program and the median salary of its B.Tech graduate, so that you can easily compare the fee vs. placement package to decide whether you want to choose that engineering institute:

Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India 2017

 

RankNameLocationMedian Salary of Graduates, 2016 ()Course Fee () 
1IIT, MadrasChennai10 lakh1,12,463 
 
 
2IIT, BombayBombay8.8 lakh1,10,876 
 
 
3IIT, KharagpurKharagpur11.02 lakh1,36,076 
 
4IIT, DelhiNew Delhi12 lakh1,15,300 
 
5IIT, KanpurKanpur14.7 lakh1,11,642 
 
6IIT, RoorkeeRoorkee9 lakh1,11,380 
 
7IIT, North GuwahatiGuwahati12 lakh1,07,650 
8Anna UniversityChennai5 lakh  
 
9Jadavpur UniversityKolkata5.6 lakh  
  10 IIT, Hyderabad  Hyderabad  7.2 lakh  1,11,850 
 
 
11NIT, TiruchirappalliTiruchirappalli7.1 lakh72,100 
 
12NIT, Rourkela-RourkelaRourkela7 lakh88,000 
 
 
13Vellore Institute Of Technology (VIT)Vellore3.3 lakh1.98 lakh 
 
14Institute of Chemical TechnologyMumbai5 lakh  
 
 
15IIT, IndoreIndore9 lakh1,25,650 
16BITS PilaniRajasthan9.03 lakh  
 
 
17Indian Institute Of Engineering Science And Technology, ShibpurHowrah6 lakh40,000 
 
 
18IIT, BhubaneswarBhubaneswar6.5 lakh1,13,200 
19IIT PatnaPatna8.5 lakh1,10,000 
 
 
20Jamia Millia IslamiaNew Delhi7.75 lakh38,090 
 
 
21IIT RoparRupnagar, Punjab8.2 lakh1,10,650 
 
22NIT, SurathkalKarnataka7 lakh  
23IIT (Indian School of Mines)Dhanbad, Jharkhand7.5 lakh  
24College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP)Pune6.5 lakh70,568 
25Shanmugha Arts Science Technology & Research Academy (SASTRA)Thanjavur3.5 lakh72,000 
26  Thapar University  Patiala  6 lakh  1,48,900 
27Sri Sivasubrmaniya Nadar College of EngineeringKalavakkam, Tamil Nadu3.5 lakh  
28Indian Institute of Space Science and TechnologyThiruvananthapuram, Kerala8 lakh  
 
 
28IIT, MandiHimachal Pradesh9 lakh1,10,850 
30IIT,  GandhinagarAhmedabad7.5 lakh1,28,500 
31IIT (BHU)Varanasi8.3 lakh1,20,700 
 
 
31BIT RanchiJharkhand6 lakh  
33PSG College Of TechnologyCoimbatore, Tamil Nadu3.6 lakh57,080 
34NIT, WarangalWarangal67.1284,200 
35S.R.M Institute of Science and TechnologyChennai3.5 lakh  
36National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE)Mumbai13.3 lakh  
37Thiagarajar College Of EngineeringMadurai3.6 lakh62,500 
38Pondicherry Engineering CollegePuducherry4.5 lakh71,300 
39Delhi Technological UniversityDelhi9 lakh  
40Zakir Husain College of Engineering & TechnologyAligarh, UP3.33 lakh  
 
41Motilal Nehru NITAllahabad6.68 lakh69,776 
42Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (Deemed University)Nagpur, Maharashtra5.5 lakh  
43Manipal Institute Of TechnologyManipal, Karnataka5.5 lakh2,70,000 
 
44NIT, CalicutCalicut5 lakh72,650 
45M. S. Ramaiah Institute Of TechnologyBangalore5 lakh1,50,000 
46Amity UniversityGautam Budh Nagar, UP3.15 lakh  
47Kalinga Institue Of Industrial TechnologyBhubaneshwar6 lakh55,000 
48Sri Venkateswara UniversityTirupati, Andhra3.25 lakh  
49R.V. College Of EngineeringBengaluru4.55 lakh1,50,000 
50Sardar Vallabhbhai NITSurat, Gujarat5.55 lakh80,500 
51Coimbatore Institute Of TechnologyCoimbatore3 lakh76,880 
52B.M.S. College of EngineeringBengaluru6.4 lakh  
53NIT, SilcharSilchar5.1 lakh82,870 
54Jaypee Institute Of Information TechnologyNoida3.5 lakh1,35,000 
55NIT DurgapurWest Bengal7 lakh70,417 
56Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology (IIIT)Delhi10 lakh  
57  Kongu Engineering College  Perundurai  2.2 lakh  29,200 
58Vel Tech Rangarajan Dr.Sagunthala R&D Institute of Science & TechnologyChennai3 lakh  
59NIT, HamirpurHamirpur4.75 lakh76,350 
60NIT KurukshetraHaryana6.2 lakh73,850 
61Maulana Azad NIT, BhopalMadhya Pradesh5 lakh  
62Karunya Institute Of Technology And SciencesCoimbatore3 lakh40,000 
63Jawaharlal Nehru Technological UniversityHyderabad4.25 lakh  
64Shri Ramdeobaba College Of Engineering And ManagementNagpur5 lakh1,26,450 
65IIT JodhpurRajasthan8.2 lakh  
66Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College Of EngineeringPune3.2 lakh95,000 
67G. H. Raisoni College of EngineeringNagpur3.3 lakh  
68K.L. (Koneru Lakshmaiah) College of EngineeringVaddeswaram, Andhra Pradesh3.25 lakh  
69Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute Of Information Technology, Design And Manufacturing (IIITDM)Jabalpur6 lakh55,500 
70Malaviya NIT, JaipurJaipur5.1 lakh97,500 
70Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information & Communication TechnologyGandhinagar, Gujarat7 lakh  
72Siddaganga Institute Of TechnologyTumkur, Karnataka4 lakh1,50,000 
73Mepco Schlenk Engineering CollegeSivakasi, Tamil Nadu3.25 lakh  
74Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha UniversityDwarka, Delhi4.5 lakh  
75International Institute of Information TechnologyHyderabad16 lakh  
76Faculty of Technology & Engineering, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of BarodaVadodara, Gujarat3.55 lakh  
77Army Institute of TechnologyPune4.2 lakh  
78PSNA College of Engineering & TechnologyDindigul, Tamil Nadu3 lakh  
79Institute Of Technology, Nirma UniversityAhmedabad3.33 lakh86,700 
80University College of EngineeringHyderabad4.75 lakh  
81Sagi Ramakrishnam Raju Engineering CollegeBhimavaram, Andhra Pradesh3.62 lakh43,100 
82Kumaraguru College Of TechnologyCoimbatore3.8 lakh1,17,000 
83Jaypee University of Information TechnologySolan, Himachal Pradesh3.75 lakh  
84R.M.K. Engineering CollegeKavaraipettai, Tamil Nadu3.25 lakh  
85Punjab Engineering CollegeChandigarh5.8 lakh  
86PES UniversityBengaluru5 lakh  
87NIT ManipurManipur4 lakh  
88Vignan’s Foundation For Science, Technology And ResearchGuntur3.03 lakh5,08,333 
89B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute Of Science And TechnologyChennai3 lakh2,00,000 
90Chaitanya Bharathi Institute Of TechnologyHyderabad3.75 lakh1,13,300 
91Saveetha Engineering CollegeSriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu4.06 lakh  
92C.V.Raman College Of EngineeringBhubaneswar3.9 lakh89,000 
93College of Engineering, TrivandrumKerala3.84 lakh  
94Maharashtra Institute of TechnologyPune3.5 lakh  
95BMS Institute of Technology & ManagementBengaluru3.25 lakh  
96Sri Sai Ram Engineering CollegeChennai   
97St. Joseph’s College of EngineeringChennai   
98Andhra University    
99K.S.Rangasamy College of TechnologyTiruchengode, Tamil Nadu   
100NIT, MeghalayaShillong57.4768,500 

 

NoteAll the amounts given are subject to change, please refer official college website for current fee structure. The fees may differ according to difference in stream, round of admission, caste or rank in competitive exams.

NoteAll the amounts given are subject to change, please refer official college website for current fee structure. The fees may differ according to difference in stream, round of admission, caste or rank in competitive exams.