Below are the Top 5 Engineering colleges in Kolkata that offer BTech Courses.
- Jadavpur University (JU): It is one of the best engineering colleges in Kolkata and India. It was established in the year 1905 as a Bengal Technical Institute and was later converted into Jadavpur University in the year 1955. As per the latest NIRF rankings, it has been ranked among the top engineering colleges in Kolkata and India by securing 11th rank in the engineering category. The University has been accredited with an ‘A’ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The university is known for its placement and quality education in various undergraduate and postgraduate streams of engineering and has won several awards and recognitions for being among the top engineering colleges in Kolkata. One can reach easily the university campus from Howrah Junction and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is the nearest airport to the campus. Since it is one of the top engineering colleges in Kolkata, admission is only through WBJEE, GATE and University entrance examinations. The companies which often come to recruit from this top engineering college in Kolkata includes Amazon, Airtel, Samsung, Adobe, etc.
- Institute Of Engineering & Management (IEM): The University has been ranked among the top private engineering colleges in Kolkata for several years and is affiliated with the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology. The institute was established in the year 1989 and is the first self-financed engineering institute in West Bengal. The institute has been the choice for thousands of engineering aspirants after IIT Kharagpur and NIT Durgapur in Kolkata. This top engineering college in Kolkata provides engineering courses in Computer Science & Engineering (Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning), Computer Science & Engineering (Internet of Things and Cyber Security including Blockchain Technology), etc which is in demand nowadays. The number of seats for this top engineering college in Kolkata is limited to 60 except for EEE and ME branches. The admission is done on the basis of rank secured in JEE Main and WBJEE exams. The top recruiters of this top engineering college of Kolkata includes TCS, Infosys, Wipro, etc.
- Heritage Institute of Technology: It is one of the youngest institutes in Kolkata and has been ranked among the top engineering colleges in Kolkata. The institute was established by Kalyan Bharti Trust (KBT) in the year 2001 and is affiliated with Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkata. The institute offers courses in various specialisations of engineering and other courses. The university charges a reasonable tuition fee for its engineering courses which is close to INR 50,000 per semester. This top engineering college of Kolkata also provides opportunities for student exchange programs for training with New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), NJ, USA, etc. There is a separate placement cell that continuously coordinates with various industries and organizations for placement and internship opportunities. Admission to this top engineering college of Kolkata is through WBJEE and JEE Mains.
- Amity University, Kolkata: The institute was established in the year 2015 and offers quality education in various specializations of engineering and research fields. This top engineering college of Kolkata has various research centres such as Computer Graphic, Robotics, Computer Research In Music & Acoustics, Information Technology, etc. The aspirant must have secured 55% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics to secure admission in this top engineering college of Kolkata. The institute also offers hostel facilities to close to 700 students and is purely on a first-serve basis. The top firms which come for placement includes Amazon, L&T Infotech and BYJUS with the highest salaries of even 28 lakhs INR.
- JIS College of Engineering: This top engineering college in Kolkata was established by the JIS foundation with four B.Tech specializations in the year 2000 and the institute was accredited with Grade A by NAAC. The institute is affiliated with MAKAUT, Kolkata. The institute offers engineering courses in Agricultural, Bio-Medical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Information Technology, Computer Science, and Electronics and Communication engineering. The institute offers several aptitudes and soft skill training to its students so that they can perform well during placement and internship opportunities. The major recruiters include ACC Limited, Accenture, Capgemini, Cognizant, High Radius, etc. with decent packages every year. Admission to B.Tech courses is through WBJEE and JEE Mains. The university also provides various scholarships to its meritorious students.