Uttarakhand is an ideal destination for students seeking higher professional education. Admissions to undergraduate engineering courses available at various engineering colleges will be conducted by the Uttarakhand Technical University, which is the only affiliating university of the state managing private as well as government institutions. There are 4 constituent and 118 affiliated colleges with 50,000 students in pursuing various courses.

Uttarakhand is also home to other institutes of repute like the Indian Military Academy, IIT (Roorkee), NIT Uttarakhand (NITUK) and IIM (Kashipur).

This year, admission to engineering colleges in Uttarakhand is based on JEE(Main) 2016 scores. The JEE (Main) 2016 paper and pen mode exam has been scheduled on 03/04/2016 whereas the online objective paper will be held on 09/04/2016 and 10/04/ 2016. This 3-hour paper will assess students’ knowledge in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics. The paper will have 90 questions worth 360 marks. Every correct answer will earn you 4 marks, while 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

In this new series of articles, we take a look at the engineering college in Uttarakhand that admit students on the basis of their performance in the JEE (Main) exam.

In this particular article, let us take a look at the College of Engineering, Roorkee.

The College of Engineering is based in Roorkee and is affiliated to the Uttarakhand Technical University. The institute was established in 1998 and is approved by AICTE, New Delhi.

The institute is spread over 75 acre land and has all the necessary infrastructure like a library, seminar halls, hostels, classrooms, auditorium, workshops and labs and health club. The college also has a literary committee, a technical committee, cultural committee, linguistic committee, an avocation club and an eco club for students to participate in extracurricular activities.

The college also has a training and placement cell to guide students during internships and final placements.

The institute offers undergraduate programs in Applied Electronics and Instrumentation engineering, Civil engineering, Electrical & Electronics engineering, Information Technology, Plastic & Polymer engineering, Mechanical engineering and Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering. The student intake for various branches is –

Applied Electronics and Instrumentation engineering 60

Civil engineering                                                            120

Electrical & Electronics engineering                             120

Information Technology                                                 90

Plastic & Polymer engineering                                      60

Mechanical engineering                                                120

Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering           120

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