Haryana, as is evident from the past three decades, is rapidly transforming into a huge educational hub with major developments taking place in Sonipat. With a large number of public and private universities to accelerate its educational growth, Haryana is becoming premier centre for education. And this growth is supported, to a large extent, by the engineering colleges in the state. Listed below are a few of the top engineering colleges in the Haryana:
1. National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra
NIT, Kurukshetra is government established engineering institute that provides undergraduate, post-graduate programmes in Engineering and Doctor of Philosophy programme in Humanities, Engineering and Sciences. It is one of the 31 NITs in the country.
Academics – The college provides four-year undergraduate programmes in several fields. It also offers post-graduate courses in the similar fields. Besides that, it also provides Ph.D. research programmes in various fields of science, humanities and engineering. It also offers MBA.
Admissions – Admission to the undergraduate courses is through JEE Main. Admission to post-graduate courses depends upon the course:
· Master of technology – through GATE score
· Master of Business Administration – though CAT/JMET followed by GD-PI
· Master of Computer Application – through NIMCET score
The Institute is ranked 10th among all the NITs in the country.
2. YMCA University of Science and Technology, Faridabad
Established in 1969, started as an Indo-German project, YMCA University of Science and Technology is an autonomous institution of engineering.
Academics – The university offers undergraduate four-year B.tech programmes in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology and various other fields. It also provides two-year M.Tech programme and MBA.
Admissions – Anyone who wishes to join any of the above mentioned courses in engineering needs to appear foe JEE. Admission will take place on the basis of JEE score.
For MBA, the admission is on the basis of CAT/MAT but first class engineering graduates will also be considered.
3. University Institute of Engineering and Technology Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak
The UIET Maharshi Dayanand University was established in 2005 with the aim of providing high quality education in engineering and technology.
Academics – The college provides four-year B.tech courses in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology, and various other fields. It also provides M. Tech in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electronics Communication Engineering, etc.
Admissions- Admission to B. tech is through JEE-Main score and Admission to the M. Tech courses is through GATE score and also through institute conducted separate test.
4. College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar
Established in 1970, it is one of the biggest agricultural universities in Asia. It is an autonomous agricultural institute that provides education in agricultural engineering.
Academics – The Institute offers undergraduate B. tech and B.Sc programmes in various agricultural fields. It also provides post-graduate M. Sc and MBA programmes and Ph.D. programmes as a part of its curriculum.