Top Engineering Colleges In India 2021: India is the 2nd largest country in the world which consists of 29 States and 8 Union Territories. In the field of the education system, India is ranked 3rd in the World. India is often termed as the educational hub of the world. There are several institutions that provide professional courses to Indian students as well as students outside India. Top-quality education is provided in the various specialization of engineering.

Subscribe For Latest Updates

Subscribed Successfully.
Already Subscribed.

There are 23 IITs, 31 NITs, and 25 IITs, and state engineering colleges are also there in India. For the State entrance test, candidates must have the domicile of the state. All India Level exams i.e NTA JEE Main and JEE Advanced provide equal opportunities to the students of India and outside India. Read the article to know about the ranking of engineering colleges in India.

Admission Procedure For Engineering Courses In India

There is basically two types of the exam through which the students are selected in the engineering institutions i.e All India Level exam and state level exam. Look into the process to have an idea about the admission process in India for engineering courses.

Admission Open 2023
Uttaranchal University Admission OpenApply Now!!
  • To get into the NITs and IITs candidates have to appear for  IIT JEE Main & JEE Advanced Exam
  • The candidates who qualify for JEE Mains will be eligible for NITs but not for IITs.
  • In order to get admission in IITs, candidates also have to qualify for JEE Advanced.
  • IIITs admission takes place on the basis of the JEE Main exam.
  • Candidates having the domicile of the state can participate in the state engineering entrance exam. There are various state entrance tests some of them are: OJEE (Odisha), BCECE (Bihar), JKCET ( Jammu & Kashmir), KCET (Karnataka), GUCET (Gujarat), etc. There are universities that conduct their own exams for the selection of the students.

List Of IITs, NITs, IIITs & GFTIs In India

Sl. No.Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT)National Institutes of Technology (NIT)The Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs)
The Government Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs)
1.IIT KharagpurNational Institute of Technology, Agartala


Assam University, Silchar

2.IIT BombayMotilal NIT Allahabad

ABV IIIT Gwalior

Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranch
3.IIT KanpurMaulana Azad NIT Bhopal

IIIT Allahabad

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar
4.IIT MadrasNIT Calicut

IIITDM Kanchipuram

Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi
5.IIT DelhiNIT Durgapur


Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research and Management-Ahmedabad

6.IIT GuwahatiNIT Hamirpur

IIIT Guwahati

Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (A Central University), Bilaspur, (C.G.)

7.IIT RoorkeeMalaviya NIT Jaipur


J.K. Institute of Applied Physics & Technology, Department of Electronics & Communication, University of Allahabad- Allahabad

8.IIT BhubaneswarDr. B. R. Ambedkar NIT Jalandhar

IIIT Sri City

National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Aurangabad (Maharashtra)
9.IIT GandhinagarNIT Jamshedpur

IIIT Vadodara

National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology, Hatia, Ranchi

10.IIT HyderabadNIT Kurukshetra

IIIT Nagpur

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology
11.IIT JodhpurVisvesvaraya NIT Nagpur

IIIT Kalyani

Mizoram University, Aizawl
12.IIT PatnaNIT Patna

IIIT Lucknow

School of Engineering, Tezpur University, Napaam, Tezpur

13.IIT RoparNIT Raipur

IIIT Dharwad

School of Planning & Architecture, Bhopal
14.IIT IndoreNIT Rourkela

IIIT Bhagalpur

School of Planning & Architecture, New Delh
15.IIT MandiNIT Silchar

IIIT Bhopal

School of Planning & Architecture: Vijayawada
16.IIT (BHU) VaranasiNIT Srinagar

IIIT Kottayam

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, Jammu & Kashmir

17.IIT PalakkadS V NIT Surat

IIIT Ranchi

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

18.IIT TirupatiNIT Karnataka, Surathkal


HNB Garhwal University Srinagar (Garhwal)

19.IIT DhanbadNIT Andhra Pradesh

IIIT Surat

International Institute of Information Technology, Naya Raipur
20.IIT BhilaiNIT Tiruchirappalli

IIIT Manipur

University of Hyderabad

21.IIT GoaNIT Warangal

IIITDM Kurnool

Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh
22.IIT JammuNIT Arunachal Pradesh

IIIT Tiruchirapalli (srirangam)

Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi
23.IIT DharwadNIT Sikkim

IIIT Sonepat

International Institute of Information Technology, Bhubaneswar

24.NIT Goa

IIIT Agartala

Central institute of Technology Kokrajar, Assam

25.NIT Meghalaya

IIIT Karnataka

Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry

26.NIT Nagaland

Ghani Khan Choudhary Institute of Engineering and Technology, Malda, West Bengal

27.NIT Manipur

Central University of Rajasthan, Rajasthan

28.NIT Mizoram

National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management, Sonepat, Haryana

29.NIT Uttarakhand

30.NIT Delhi
31.NIT Puducherry

Top Engineering Colleges In India 2021 As Per The State

Check the list of the top engineering as per the state and accordingly make the selection. Here is the list:

Sl. No.Colleges As Per State
1Top Engineering Colleges In Karnataka
2Top Engineering Colleges In Andhra Pradesh
3Top Engineering Colleges In Punjab
4Top Engineering Colleges In West Bengal
5Top Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra
6Top Engineering Colleges In Uttar Pradesh
7Top Engineering Colleges In Tamil Nadu
8Top Engineering Colleges In Delhi
9Top Engineering Colleges In Bihar
10Top Engineering Colleges Jharkhand
11Top Engineering Colleges In Madhya Pradesh
12Top Engineering Colleges In Uttarakhand
13Top Engineering Colleges In Gujarat
14Top Engineering Colleges In Kerala
15Top Engineering Colleges In Rajasthan
16Top Engineering Colleges in Goa
17Top Engineering Colleges In Arunachal Pradesh
18Top Engineering Colleges in Haryana
19Top Engineering Colleges in Assam
20Top Engineering Colleges In Odisha
21Top Engineering Colleges In Chhattisgarh
22Top Engineering Colleges in Himachal Pradesh
23Top Engineering Colleges in Manipur
24Top Engineering Colleges In Telangana
25Top Engineering Colleges in Meghalaya
26Top Engineering Colleges in Sikkim
27Top Engineering Colleges In Tripura
28Top Engineering Colleges in Nagaland 
29Top Engineering Colleges in Mizoram



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here