Top Engineering Colleges in India 2017 - Government Rankings

top_engineering_colleges_india_2017_rankingsThe 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 2018, JEE 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:

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 Islamia New 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

Note: All 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.


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