Careerkarts brings list of best engineering colleges in India


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According to a global report, India produces the higher number of Engineers in the world. This is so true because we have engineering colleges in every corner of the country. Among them are the IITs, Indian Institute of Technology which are the best engineering colleges in India. We are often told that our life is set if we get through the IITs.

The IITs are independent public institutes of higher education which have been declared the "institutes of national importance" and are governed by the Institutes of Technology Act, 1961. There are total number of 23 IITs in India, namely:

  1. IIT Kharagpur, West Bengal

  2. IIT Bombay, Maharashtra

  3. IIT Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh

  4. IIT Madras, Tamil Nadu

  5. IIT Delhi, Delhi

  6. IIT Guwahati, Assam

  7. IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand

  8. IIT Ropar, Punjab

  9. IIT Bhubaneswar, Odisha

  10. IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat

  11. IIT Hyderabad, Telangana

  12. IIT Jodhpur, Rajasthan

  13. IIT Patna, Bihar

  14. IIT Indore, Madhya Pradesh

  15. IIT Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

  16. IIT (BHU) Varanasi

  17. IIT Palakkad, Kerala

  18. IIT Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

  19. IIT Dhanbad, Jharkhand

  20. IIT Bhilai, Chhattisgarh

  21. IIT Goa, Goa

  22. IIT Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir

  23. IIT Dharwad, Karnataka


All the IITs have the freedom to act independently and are linked to the others through a common IIT Council, which look after their administration.

Admission to the undergraduate courses is through JEE examinations and post-graduate courses is through GATE and their PG common entrance test. IITs also provide doctoral programmes in different disciplines.

Successful IIT alumni range from top-notch CEOs to famous scientists, from young entrepreneurs to quirky entertainers. They have inspired generations of students and are continuing to do so. Some of the IIT alumni who have made India proud are Sundar Pichai who is currently the CEO of Google; N.R. Narayana Murthy, the co-founder and ex-chairman of the Infosys; Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal, the co-founders of Flipkart; Chetan Bhagat who is known for his bestselling English-language novels and has now turned into an entertainer.

Dedication and hardwork are a must for getting into the best engineering college, IIT. The key is to never give up and focus towards the goal. Hope this information has helped you in some way that realizes your dreams, wishing you good luck for your future endeavors.