Top 10 Engineering Colleges in India

After Class 12, most of the students choose a career option either in Engineering or Medical. JEE and NEET are the entrance exams for getting into technical courses (like B.E/B.Tech or B.Arch/B.Planning) and medical courses (MBBS or BDS) respectively. These entrance exams are conducted at national level and are considered to be toughest in the league. Clearing these entrance exams ensures that the students get into premier institutes of the country which helps in the growth of an individual, personally and academically.

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test commonly known as NEET is a single tier examination whereas Joint Entrance Exam or JEE is conducted in 2 phases,

  1. JEE Mains

  2. JEE Advanced

In this competitive world, finding a right institution that can accelerate the growth of your career has become very difficult. You may have seen a number of articles on topics “Top 10 Engineering colleges”, “Best Engineering Colleges in India” etc., and you would have observed that they are not always same. How could an institute which is on rank 10 th in one article be on rank 40th on another article? This is because we often miss out the parameters on which the ranking is based and almost in every ranking article, the parameters are not explicitly mentioned. So a bit of digging is required to find out the parameters. But before that, you have to decide which parameter is the most important for you. It can be:

  • Research work

  • Placements

  • Infrastructure (Including laboratory equipment and machines)

  • Teachers

There are many more parameters but the above mentioned are one of the most used and important parameters. Now coming directly to the ranking, here the top 10 technical schools in India is mentioned sorted according to placements:

Name of technical school



IIT Bombay

Mumbai, Maharashtra


IIT Kanpur

Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh


IIT Kharagpur

Kharagpur, West Bengal


IIT Madras

Chennai, Tamil Nadu


IIT Delhi



BITS Pilani

Pilani, Rajasthan



Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh


NIT Warangal

Warangal, Andhra Pradesh


NIT Trichy

Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu


MNNIT Allahabad

Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh


The above mentioned technical schools have very wide alumni reach and base. The highest placement in all of the above-mentioned colleges is more than 1 crore INR. Many big and reputed companies like Google, Facebook, Schlumberger, Goldman Sachs visit these institutes and offer handsome packages to talented students. Not only highest packages but also the average packages offered in theses colleges is among the top in India. Surely there are many other factors that contribute to the overall personal growth of the student in the campus. But as you know “all well that ends well”, so for many students and parents who consider placements as one of the major and defining parameters the above list will be helpful.