Delhi, the capital of the nation, is home to several world-class educational institutions. IIT, NIT, as well as the central, state, private and deemed universities / colleges in Delhi are counted among the best in India. And who can ignore the heritage educational university that is the Delhi University, lovingly called as DU!
The USP of engineering colleges in Delhi NCR is the fact that students from all over India vie to get admission in them. This automatically makes the overall quality of students in each batch to be of top-notch quality. As a result, students in the top engineering colleges of Delhi as well as rest of the regions of NCR get an exposure to career building like no other place.
While each college has some or the other competitive advantage, the best of the best are awarded top positions in rankings. Check out here, the top engineering colleges in Delhi / NCR 2020.
Top Engineering Colleges in Delhi NCR 2020
Delhi NCR (National capital region) includes Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Ghaziabad, and Faridabad. The list of top engineering is not complete unless we talk about the NITs and the IITs, the institutes of national importance.
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi:
- #2 in NIRF ranking in the engineering category.
- Ranks among 401–500 in THE world university ranking.
- #182 in QS world ranking.
It was established in the year 1961 and is one of the first generations of the IITs in the nation. Apart from the NIRF ranking, IIT Delhi has also been placed at 182 in the QS World University rankings. It was ranked 401–500 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2020. Engineering admission in this IIT is based on JEE Advanced 2020 and GATE 2020.
National Institute of Technology Delhi:
NIT Delhi currently offers only engineering programs in graduate, undergraduate and doctorate levels. Undergraduate admission to the institute is through the JEE Main and PG admission in engineering is based on GATE.
Other Top Engineering Colleges in Delhi NCR 2020
Other than the IITs and NITs, there are many more colleges in Delhi which offer amazing courses and campus life. Here, is the list of these institutes in alphabetic order, along with the NIRF and THE ranking.
|Colleges||NIRF Engg Ranking||THE Ranking|
|Amity School of Engineering and Technology||35||1001+|
|Bharati Vidyapeeth’s College of Engineering||–||–|
|Delhi Technological University||34||1001+|
|Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University||73||–|
|Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women||162||–|
|Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology||55||–|
|Jamia Millia Islamia||27||601–800|
|Jawaharlal Nehru University||–||601–800|
|Jaypee Institute of Information Technology||80||–|
|Manav Rachna International Institute of Research & Studies||164||–|
|Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Technology||–||–|
|Netaji Subhas University Of Technology||–||–|
|National Institute of Aeronautical Engineering Research and Management||–||–|
|SRM Institute of Science and Technology||36||1001+|
|The Northcap University||117||–|
|University of Delhi||–||601–800|
|YMCA University of Science & Tech, Faridabad||144||–|
*Note that the below rankings are based on the latest NIRF ranks of last year. The NIRF ranking for 2020 is yet to be announced.
Other Recommended Engineering Colleges in Delhi NCR
In no particular order here are other engineering colleges in NCR where engineering admissions are open:
- GNIOT, Greater Noida
- Bennett University, Noida
- Sharda University, Greater Noida
- Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida
- BML Munjal University, Gurgaon
- SGT University, Gurgaon
- St. Andrews Institute of Technology & Management, Delhi
How are the NIRF Ranking of the Top Engineering Colleges Decided?
NIRF Ranking is done by the Government of India annually. The ranking is done in 9 categories that are overall, engineering, law, management, medical, university, college, pharmacy, and architecture. The parameters of the colleges that are checked while deciding the ranks are as follows:
- Teaching, Learning & Resources (TLR)
- Research and Professional Practice (RP)
- Graduation Outcomes (GO)
- Outreach and Inclusivity (OI)
- Peer Perception
Therefore on the careful assessments of the colleges based on these parameters over a year, the ranks are given. This means the National Institutional Ranking Framework rankings done by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India are well planned and carefully assessed. The ranking can be used to decide the colleges to opt for admission.
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