Class 12 is one of the most crucial stages in a student’s life. After the class 12 board exams, students choose their own career path and become a deciding factor for them. Most of the science students either consider taking the JEE exam for engineering or take NEET exam for medical admissions.
In this article, top 20 engineering colleges in India are listed to help the engineering aspirants decide accordingly and make an informed decision. The list is according to the NIRF 2017 ranking and lists both private and government institutes throughout the country.
Top Engineering Institutes in India:
|Sl. No. (Rank)||Name of the Institute||Location||Average Salary Offered (in Rs.)|
|1||Indian Institute of Technology- Madras||Chennai, Tamil Nadu||13.10 L.p.a|
|2||Indian Institute of Technology- Bombay||Mumbai, Maharashtra||11.41 L.p.a|
|3||Indian Institute of Technology- Kharagpur||Kharagpur, West Bengal||16.2 L.p.a|
|4||Indian Institute of Technology- Delhi||New Delhi||n/a|
|5||Indian Institute of Technology- Kanpur||Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh||12 L.p.a|
|6||Indian Institute of Technology- Roorkee||Roorkee, Uttarakhand||10 L.p.a|
|7||Indian Institute of Technology- Guwahati||Guwahati, Assam||9.4 L.p.a|
|8||Anna University||Chennai, Tamil Nadu||n/a|
|9||Jadavpur University||Kolkata, West Bengal||10 L.p.a|
|10||Indian Institute of Technology- Hyderabad||Hyderabad, Telangana||11 L.p.a|
|11||National Institute of Technology- Tiruchirappalli||Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu||6.25 L.p.a|
|12||National Institute of Technology- Rourkela||Rourkela, Odisha||5 L.p.a|
|13||Vellore Institute of Technology||Vellore, Tamil Nadu||5 L.p.a|
|14||Institute of Chemical Technology||Mumbai, Maharashtra||6 L.p.a|
|15||Indian Institute of Technology- Indore||Indore, Madhya Pradesh||17 L.p.a|
|16||Birla Institute of Technology & Science- Pilani||Pilani, Rajasthan||11 L.p.a|
|17||Indian Institute of Engineering Science And Technology- Shibpur||Howrah, West Bengal||5 L.p.a|
|18||Indian Institute of Technology- Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar, Odisha||10 L.p.a|
|19||Indian Institute of Technology- Patna||Patna, Bihar||9 L.p.a|
|20||Jamia Millia Islamia||New Delhi||4 L.p.a|
These were the top 20 engineering institutes of India according to NIRF 2017 ranking. All these institutes are equally good and offer excellent career opportunities and academic development.
Most of these institutes consider JEE mains score and JEE advanced score (IITs) for admissions. Engineering aspirants aiming for admissions in these institutes must be well prepared for the JEE exam and score well.
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