Asansol Engineering College is a self financed institute and was established in 1998. The college is spread over a campus of around 17 acres and is affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT). It has also been approved by AICTE. The institute offers courses both in UG and PG domain such as B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, etc. 

Located in Asansol, West Bengal, the college offers all the basic facilities like sports complex, gym, library, etc. The college has approximately 3000 students and 200 faculty members and lab assistants.

The college keeps on enhancing its Research and Development programmes and aims at achieving academic excellence. Apart from this, it also focuses to reap the benefit of its proximity to industries for IRG through testing and consultancy.

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AEC Asansol Highlights

Established I Institute type 1998 I Private
Approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT)
Courses offered UG & PG
Popular Courses B.Tech, M.Tech
Entrance exams WBJEE, JEE Main
Application Mode Online
Campus area 17 Acres
Top Recruiters TCS, IBM, Cognizant
Facilities Available Hostels, Gymnasium, Library, Sports Complex
Official website http://www.aecwb.edu.in/

AEC Asansol Courses

The college offers both UG and PG courses in different fields. The basic eligibility and course fees are tabulated below:

Course Name Specializations Basic Eligibility Intake
B.Tech Electrical Engineering 10+2 with 45% + JEE Main 120
Electronics and Communications Engineering 120
Computer Science and Business System 30
Computer Science and Engineering 180
Civil Engineering 30
Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering 30
Mechanical Engineering 60
Information Technology 120
M.Tech Electronics & Communication Engineering Pass in Graduation + WBUT PGET 13
Electrical Engineering 13
BCA - 10+2 120
BBA - 10+2 120
MCA - Graduation with 50% + WB JECA 60

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AEC Asansol Admission

The college offers UG and PG programmes with various specializations. The admission to B.Tech, MCA and M.Tech is made through entrance exams and for other courses; the college follows a merit based system for selection. The basic eligibility for UG courses is that the students should have completed 10+2 and for PG courses the students must have completed their Graduation.

  • For B.Tech, candidates need to appear in an entrance level test, WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination) or JEE Mains entrance exams.
  • For admission in Mtech, the candidates need to appear and achieve qualifying score in the entrance exam PGET.
  • For admission in MCA, candidates need to appear in a written test, called JECA, conducted by WBJEE.

Candidates can find all the information regarding applications forms, counselling dates and fee structures on the official website. After the allotment of seats in counselling, the applicants can do the further formalities for admission in the college.

AEC Asansol Placements

Asansol Engineering College has a proper Placement and Training cell which overlooks the development of students and is responsible for conducting placement drives. Both internships and placements are offered by the College.

The students get offers from both core Engineering and non- Core companies. Around 350 job offers were made by mass recruiting companies. Some of the major recruiters of 2019 placement session are listed below:

Mass Recruiters Core Engineering Companies
TCS GE Motors Simplex Ramki
Cognizant Virtusa Atkins GE Power
Infosys Mindtree TVS Motor Company Asahi Glass
TVS Motors Bosch Thermax Techno Electric
Godrej Amdocs Godrej -

Persistent System offered INR 6.41 LPA to students of AEC, Asansol. The highest package bagged was for INR 7.5 Lakhs as of now. However, the average package is around INR 4.5 Lakhs.

Students from CSE Department bagged maximum offers.

AEC Asansol Scholarships

The College offers scholarships to the needy students but they need to meet certain eligibility criteria as there is an entrance exam for scholarship. They need to maintain good academic results throughout college. 

The scholarships are initiated by the State Government or Central Government for the meritorious and reserved categories. The institute offers scholarships under the name of ‘Freeship’ to students who performed well in academics.

AEC Asansol Facilities

The college provides all the basic facilities to its students on its campus only. The infrastructure of the campus is quite well built with facilities like:

  • Library: The College has a central library and six Departmental libraries which collectively support the teaching-learning programmes of the institute. The books can be issued from the Book bank for a limited period of time.
  • Hostel: The College offers three boy’s hostels and two girl’s hostels equipped with all the basic amenities and recreational facilities.
  • Gymnasium: The College has a well-equipped gymnasium with all the modern equipment and machines.
  • Cafeteria: The College has a well maintained, hygienic, airy Cafeteria which serves Regional, South Indian, Chinese and several other tasty dishes. It is a good place for students to hangout.
  • Clubs: With the help of CSE department the college has its own Tech Club where various activities and events are organized.

AEC Asansol Faculty

The faculty of AEC Asansol is highly qualified and is expert in teaching in their respective subjects. Here is a list of some of the faculty members with various specializations:

  • Professor. Dr P. P. Bhattacharya

Designation: Principal

Area or research: Wireless Network

  • Mr. Robin K Agarwal

Designation: Assistant Professor & HoD Management

Specialization: Financial Management

  • Mrs Khushi Banerjee

Designation: Assistant Professor

Research area: Analog, VLSI

  • Dr. Monish Chatterjee

Designation: Associate Professor & HoD CSE

Working area: WDM Optical Networks

  • Mr. Kumud Banerjee

Designation: Assistant Professor

Specialization: Soil Dynamics

  • Dr. Ramesh P Sah

Designation: Assistant Professor

Specialization: Thermodynamics

  • Ms. Bidisha Banerjee

Designation: Assistant Professor

Specialization: Economics and Ethics

AEC Asansol FAQs

Ques. Do all the courses offered by AEC Asansol is approved/ recognized?

Ans. Yes, all the coursed are duly approved by the applicable Govt. authority:

  • AICTE [All India Council for Technical Education]
  • UGC [University Grants Commission]
  • NAAC [Accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council] (Applied for)
  • NBA [Accredited by National Board of Accreditation] (Applied for)
  • MAKAUT [Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

Ques. Is residing in hostels compulsory at AEC Asansol?

Ans. No, staying in a hostel is not compulsory for the students of AEC Asansol. Students can opt to daily come to college by their own means. However, Hostel facility is available if students want to opt for hostels.

Ques. Is there any special training provided to students apart from course syllabus at AEC Asansol?

Ans. Yes, AEC Asansol provides personality development and soft skills training to its students so that they can perform well in campus placement interviews. Finishing School Programs (FSP) are also there for all branches.

Ques. Can a student residing outside of Bengal apply for reservation quota offered by AEC Asansol?

Ans. Since AEC Asansol is a self financed institute, it does not offer any reservation quota on any grounds.