Getting admission in one of the top engineering colleges of Bangalore is a dream come true for many Indians. There are several reasons for it.
Why pursue engineering from Bangalore?
Every city has its own reasons to be chosen by students to study. We already covered the Best Engineering Colleges in Chennai in our previous post. In this post, our intent is to cover and list the 5 top engineering colleges of Bangalore.
Reasons to pursue engineering as their field of study in Bangalore are:
- Bangalore is the ‘Science City of India‘. It has been a hub for IT companies and a major source of jobs for IT and CS engineers.
- Bangalore is also known as ‘Silicon Valley‘ of India thus again generating job opportunities in bulk for students.
- With numerous technology seminars happening in the city, it gets easier for students to attend them without traveling much.
- Last but not the least, it is one of the cleanest and pollution-free cities with good weather around the year.
5 Top engineering colleges of Bangalore
Below is a list of the 5 top engineering colleges of Bangalore based on various factors:
B.M.S. College of Engineering
Established in the year 1946 by a great visionary and philanthropist of the time, Late Sri. B. M. Sreenivasaiah is one of the oldest and best engineering colleges in Bangalore.
The campus is located 5 KM away from Central Railway Station and spread across 11 acres. Since its inception, the institute has successfully seen over 40,000 engineers passing out and joining their jobs.
The college offers over 10 undergraduate programs and over 15 postgraduate programs both in conventional and emerging fields. The campus has a capacity of about 5000 students.
The average package that one can expect during placements in MNCs is about Rs.5 LPA.
Ramaiah Institute of Technology
Established in the year 1962, MSRIT stands tall as one of the best colleges in Bangalore and has seen around 35,000 engineering professionals occupy responsible positions across the globe.
The college offers various undergraduate courses under the Bachelors of Engineering. Some of them are computer science and engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, biotechnology and many more.
The institute takes admission through scores in KEA or COMEDK.
The companies that come for placements include Adobe, 99acres.com, Capgemini, ICICI Bank, Ernst & Young and many more for the various roles.
Established in the year 1999, the International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore is a Deemed to be University. It is one of its kind universities as it was jointly established by the Government of Karnataka and the IT industry.
With its high turnover of engineering students and good placement records of as high as Rs.54 LPA, IIIT-B is one of the premier colleges for engineering in Bangalore.
The college offers courses for both undergraduate and postgraduate levels including data sciences, IT, electronic systems design and others.
RVCE, Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering
Established in the year 1963, it is a private college for engineering in Bangalore. The institute is managed by Rashtreeya Sikshana Samithi Trust.
With a yearly intake of about 1200 students, the college has about 10+ undergraduate courses and more than 20 postgraduate courses.
What makes the college different from others is its collaborations with various international institutions for consultancy activities, research activities and more.
They have tie-ups with Deeproot Linux Cognizant Technology Solutions, Bosch Rexroth, SAP India Pvt. Limited etc.
The fees for undergraduate programs vary from 1.90 Lakh to 3.90 Lakh depending on the course you choose.
Dayanand Sagar College of Engineering
Established in the year 1970, the college is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University.
Along with 15 undergraduate programs and 13 postgraduate programs, the college also has a facility of about 20 research centers.
The infrastructure spread across 20 acres is supported by world-class laboratories and a central library and a digital library to support students’ research.
With more than 1500 students placed in the year 2019-20, the college experiences placements of about Rs.20 LPA from premier organizations like Accenture, Tata Consultancy Services, Amazon, Infosys Limited, Paytm, Oracle and others.