Sardar Patel College of Engineering (SPCE) was established in 1962 as a Government Aided Engineering College. It was started with three conventional courses. viz., Civil, Electrical and Mechanical with an intake of 40 in each branch which was subsequently increased to 60. The institute is permanently affiliated to University of Mumbai.
Over the last 50 years the college has gained an excellent reputation in the field of Technical Education. S.P.C.E. Grade “A” rating engineering college from Govt. of Maharashtra has maintained a proud tradition of excellent academic records by securing high ranks, gold medals and other awards in the University Exams.
The college has produced many graduates and Post-graduate Engineers, many of our past students are now leaders in their professions. S.P.C.E. Alumni can be found in all public and private sector organizations operating in diverse fields, often holding senior and key positions in the organization.
The institute is a recognized PhD and QIP center. It has become autonomous since 2010 and is one of the TEQIP- II institutes.
Sardar Patel College of Engineering (SPCE) exhibits excellent records and scores over most colleges. It is one of the oldest colleges in Mumbai and hence has a name and legacy attached to it. Round about 50%-60% of the students apply for placements, the rest go for higher studies. 100% placement record. Students are placed in companies like Reliance Energy, Leighton, L&T, Siemens, nvidia, motorolla, IBM, Infosys, etc. Average salary is around Rs. 6 lakhs p.a.
Placement Chart for the year 2013-14
Festivals at the Campus :
SPCE hosts its annual cultural festival named SPACE in February. It usually goes on for 3 days, and is heavily participated in by college students from across the city of Mumbai and the state of Maharashtra. It culminates in a live-wire performance by some of the most popular music bands/singers of the country and even abroad.
Apart from SPACE, the colleges also organize events like "Spectra" in September every year. The sports' committee of the college organizes an annual State Level Sports Festival "SPIRIT" where teams from all over Mumbai and Maharashtra participate in games in Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Basketball and other indoor games.
Scholarships for the students :
Ratan Tata Trust Scholarship
Central Sector Scholarship for College & University Students
scholarship Under - Minority Scheme (ST)
Social Welfare Scholarship