Chandigarh Engineering College is an engineering institution located in Landran Punjab. It is affiliated to Punjab Technology university and has an experience of 19 years. It has been acknowledged for its eminent performance in academics by being awarded and bagging ranks by prestigious organisations such as NIRF. The most recent rank bagged by the institution by NIRF is 201 out of 300 in India, in the year of 2020. 

The college offers courses across various streams of Engineering , Business Administration, and Computer Application at undergraduate as well as post graduate levels. At UG level, it offers program in 4 Specialization. At the PG level, it offers M.Tech in 4 specialization, MBA, and MCA.

Tt provides the top notch placement opportunities to the students. The top recruiters that visit the companies are Amazon , Google, Tech Mahindra , Royal Enfield, etc

The college has a good faculty and provides the students with a lot of facilities. The admission process takes place online and is based on either merit or entrance tests such as Gate and JEE differing according to the requirements of the eligibility criteria of each course.

Chandigarh Engineering College , Landran, Punjab Highlights

Established | Institution type 2001 | Private
Approved by All India council for technological education
Set By Chandigarh group of colleges
Entrance Exam JEE , GATE, CMAT
Courses offered B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, MCA
Application mode Online
Admission Criteria Entrance-Based | Merit-Based
Top Recruiters Google, Amazon , Cognizant , Dell, IBM , Royal Enfield
Facilities Cafeteria, Central Library, Dispensary, Gym, Hostels, Sports,Transport,Wi-Fi
Official Website

CEC Landran Rankings And Awards 

Since a few years, the college has been acknowledged for its performance in the field of academics, research and placements. The college has always been recognized among the top 25 colleges in the city. From the year 2016 it has continuously been nominated by various organisations for higher rank positions and awards.

Year Organisation Category Rank
2019 The Chronicle group Best Engineering College In India. 23rd
2019 WEEK Hansa Research Survey North Zone Private College
India Private College
Engineering Colleges In India
7 52 92
2019 India Today Best Private Engineering College In India 20
2019 Dataquest Tech School Survey 2019 Top Tech Private College In Punjab
Government And Private College In North Zone
2nd 26th
2018 Times Engineering Northern Region India 9th 47th
2017 Patents Ranking Number Of Patents Filed 7th

Awards: The college has been awarded under categories such as:

  1. “Most Promising Engineering College in India” by 10 th Asia Education Summit 2020.
  2. Five-year Academy Service Award by CISCO, 2019.
  3. “Most promising and development college in India” by National Education Excellence Award, 2019
  4. Most Promising Learning and Development College in India by Eminent Research in 2018.
  5. Outstanding Student Engineers Category and Outstanding Teachers Category by AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards 2017.
  6. Most Innovative Engineering College in India by Praxis Media, 2016.

CEC Landran Courses 

The college offers B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA, and MCA courses. The details of the courses are as follows:

Courses Details
B.Tech Duration: 4 Years
Eligibility criteria: 10+2 from a recognised university with Physics and Mathematics as a compulsory subject
Specialization: Computer Science Engineering, Electronics And Communication Engineering , Mechanical Engineering , Information Technology
M. Tech Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: B.E or B.Tech with a minimum of 50% ( 45% for S.C and S.T) from a recognized university
Specialization: Computer Science engineering, Electronics and communication engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology
MBA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility Criteria: 3 years Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university
MCA Duration: 2 years
Eligibility criteria : 3 years Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university

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CEC Landran Admission 

The admissions to B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA program entrance-based. However, the admission to the MCA program is merit-based. 

For B.Tech, candidates must have attempted JEE mains examination as the admission will be granted on the basis of the ranks. 

For M.Tech, candidates will be selected through the cutoff of the GATE examination.

For MBA, candidates must have attempted the CMAT entrance test.

For admission to MCA, candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in Bachelor's degree. (45% for reserved categories) 

How to Apply? 

  • The candidate has to register online on the official website of the college by filling in the required details.
  • On successful registration, the candidate will receive an OTP on the registered mobile number and mail ID.
  • Using the same credentials, the candidate has to click on the ‘Apply online “ link and login and proceed with the form filling .
  • After filling in all the required information pertaining to academic qualifications , personal details and work experience (if any ) , a payment of Rs.2000 must be done which would mark the completion of the process.
  • However, the candidates must note that the courses which are based on entrance tests will necessitate the student to check the cut off list on the official college website regularly and thus attend the counselling process after every list.

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CEC Landran Placements

The college is known for the placement opportunities that the college provides. The college has some top notch companies like Google, Amazon, Royal Enfield, Cognizant , Adani Gas, Philips, Tata, Flipkart etc. as their top recruiters. It has maintained a good record of placing about 97.6% of students in the recent years. 

The highest package that has been offered until now was 35 LPA. The college has always been among the top 25 colleges of the engineering colleges in Chandigarh.

The placement curve of the college has increased from 2016 to 2019 by changing the numbers from 656 to 814. The students are well trained for the placements through training programmes by professionals and evaluation of their skills through aptitude tests like AMCAT. The college is known for producing students that can bridge the gap between academic training and practical knowledge. 

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CEC Landran Scholarships

The college offers Scholarships to the deserving students according to the norms set by Punjab Technological University. The candidates who perform exceptionally well in their 12th std, JEE ranks ,or University marks are granted scholarships. Apart from the merit basis. Some Reserved categories like S.C and S.T are also granted relaxation in cut offs and concession in fees. According to the merit or deserving criteria, students have also managed to complete free education from the institution. The loan offers are also available for the students.

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CEC Landran Faculty 

The college has a faculty of well trained teachers with enough experience of many years. The strength of the faculty is above 250. All the teachers are alumni of well known institutes such as IIT’s and other recognized universities. The teachers provide the students with enough study materials and also train them for placements.

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CEC Landran Facilities

  • Library: The CEC library consists of approx. 48150books and 40 journals. The library is updated with internet and WI-fi facilities too and the students are allowed to access the libraries for long hours.
  • Hostel facilities: The college has 2 hostels for girls and 4 hostels for boys which have spacious rooms and are available at affordable fees.
  • Dispensary: There is a dispensary inside the campus that helps the students with healthcare by providing them medical care facilities 24 x7 .
  • Transport: There is a pick and drop facility for the faculty as well as students offered by the bus transport facilities which covers a wide range of areas.
  • Wi-Fi: The students are being provided Wireless connectivity (Wi-Fi) enabling the students access online information anywhere in and around the campus using their Laptops. 

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Ques. Does the cost of any course in this college exceed 1 lac per year ?

Ans. NO the fees does not exceed 1 lac per year. The maximum amount of fees is for the course M.Tech which is Rs. 90000.

Ques. Does the college allow lateral entries?

Ans. Yes , the college does offer lateral entries. However , the eligibility criteria for the same differ slightly from the general courses.

Ques. Is there a minimum score required in 10+2 for eligibility ?

Ans. Yes. A minimum of 75% is expected. However , the criteria for the same can vary according to cut off lists every year.

Ques. Is the Wi-Fi facility in the college accessible to all?

Ans. Yes. The college caters to the Tech-savvy needs of the generation and provides opportunities such as E-classrooms and all time accessible Wi-Fi.

Ques. Does the college have gym and sports facilities?

Ans. Yes, CEC has well equipped Basketball Hard Courts, Cricket Ground, Volleyball Courts, Indoor Badminton Courts, Table Tennis Tables (Indoor) & Weight Training Gymnasiums. The gyms are separate for boys and girls and are furnished with enough equipment and space to let everybody have the advantage of these places.