Rajkiya Engineering College was established in the year 2015 in Sonbhadra, Uttar Pradesh. REC Sonbhadra offers B.Tech program in 3 Engineering disciplines, namely, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electronics Engineering. The total number of seats available in all the three disciplines is 180 (60 seats each discipline). There are an additional 20% seats for Lateral entry in each branch. Admission to B.Tech. is based on marks scored in JEE-Main or UPSEE. The candidates can apply to the college through online and offline modes.

Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Highlights

Established | Institute Type 2015 | Private
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU Lucknow)
Courses Offered B.Tech
Admission Criteria Entrance exam
Application Mode Online and offline
Entrance Exam JEE-Main and UPSEE
Total Intake More than 180
Facilities Available Library, Computer Lab, Auditorium, Sports, Laboratories
Official Website www.recsonbhadra.ac.in/index.aspx

Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Courses

Given below are the academic programs offered by the college:

Course Details
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) Duration: 4 years
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 from a recognized board in Science stream with a minimum of 45% marks
Selection criteria: Based on JEE-Main or UPSEE
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Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) [Lateral] Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: 3- or 4-years’ Diploma (with minimum 60% marks) from institutions recognized by the U.P. Board of Technical Education in any branch of Engineering/Technology. Students with B.Sc. degree are also eligible to apply
Selection criteria: Based on JEE-Main or UPSEE
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Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Admission

Application for admission are accepted only when attached with a valid UPSEE or JEE exam score. Students seeking admission in the institute must fill the online or offline admission form. Below is the online admission process for the courses offered:

How to apply?

  • Visit the official website of the university.
  • Register by clicking on ‘New User Signup’. After registration and verification of e-mail address. Login again.
  • Fill the admission form with all the required information and documents.
  • Pay the application form fee through Debit/ Credit Card/ Net Banking. General & OBC candidates have to pay INR 1200 as application fee & SC/ ST & Female candidates have to pay INR 600.
  • Based on entrance exam scores or marks secured in the qualifying exam, a merit list is declared by the university.

Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Cut off

Courses General OBC SC ST
B.Tech. Computer Science and Engineering 4724-6483 6702-7791 10723-18492 16666-16666
B.Tech. Electronics Engineering 13267-17923 18836-19799 21496-42708 -
B.Tech. Electrical Engineering 12467-16510 16762-18846 21137-34098 31825-31825
B.Tech. (Lateral) Electrical Engineering 94-116 123-123 968-968 -
B.Tech. (Lateral) Computer Science & Engineering 486-518 519-519 - -

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Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Placements

The Training and Placement Cell of REC, Sonbhadra actively works for a successful summer internship and final placement of all the students of different streams in various esteemed organizations like Hindalco (Aditya Birla Group), Reliance Industries Ltd., Adani Group of Industries, L&T Ltd., Essar Power, Kanoria Chemicals Ltd., Hi-Tech Carbon Plant, Lanco Thermal Power Plant, JP Thermal Power Plant, JP Industries Complex and more.

The cell organizes skill enhancement workshops, seminars and guest lectures for the students. The cell is well equipped with ample infrastructure in terms of seminar hall for workshops and presentations.

Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Scholarships

The college does not offer any scholarship; however, financial assistance is provided to meritorious students of SC/ST & OBC category under the regulations of the UP State Scholarship scheme. Every year, UP state releases the notification for fee reimbursement for the students of AKTU & its affiliated colleges. Students studying in the REC can register themselves for the fee waiver through Scholarship & Fee Reimbursement online system of UP state.

New students can register online for UPTU Scholarship by visiting the official portal designed for fee reimbursement procedure. Existing students can also check their status by following the below-mentioned steps:

  • Visit the official page of UP State scholarship.
  • In the main menu, click on Student -> Login (After Registration) -> Post matric course.
  • Click on either Fresh inside state option or Fresh outside state option (according to your preference) otherwise click on ‘Renewal’ (Inside or Outside state)

Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Facilities

The campus is spread over 30 acres of land which consists of six buildings and an open auditorium. The campus is clean, calm and quiet. The campus is well equipped with laboratories, library, workshop, cafeteria, mess, stationery shop, hostels and other facilities for recreation.

  • Library: The library is well-stocked with books and journals.
  • Infrastructure: The campus has ventilated and modern classrooms enabling good learning. They also have well-equipped laboratories.
  • Hostel: The institute also provides a hostel facility to full-time students. It has a separate hostel for boys and girls with modern amenities. All rooms have adequate ventilation and lighting facilities. The hostel rooms are on a sharing basis and each hostel block has its own warden.
  • Other facilities:
    • Computer centre
    • Cafeteria
    • Stationery Shop
    • Activity Center

Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra Faculty

The college has experienced and well-qualified faculties. The faculties are not the only expert in their fields but also constantly redefining their skills. Each department has a HOD and assistant professors. Most faculty members are qualified PhD holders or Master degree holders from renowned institutes in the country.

  • Associate Professor: 3
  • Assistant Professor: 24
  • Teaching Assistant Fellow: 1

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Overall Review

The government institute is recently established and has a good academic curriculum. The college offers engineering in 3 disciplines. The best features of the college are as follows-

  • A team of well qualified and experienced faculties
  • Good theoretical knowledge with practical exposure
  • Fixed scheme of examination and prompt declaration of results
  • Placement offers in reputed companies with good salary packages

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Rajkiya Engineering College Sonbhadra FAQs

Ques. Is there any relaxation in eligibility marks for students belonging to SC/ ST?

Ans. A relaxation of 5% of marks, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST candidates.

Ques. What are the various committees or cells present in the college?

Ans. The college has a Training and Placement Cell, a Student Grievance Cell, Anti-Ragging Cell, Women Grievance Redressal Cell, and Student Counselling and Career Guidance Cell to take care of the students' needs.

Ques. What are the events organized/ celebrated at the institute?

Ans. Every year the college celebrates the Engineer’s Day, Teacher’s Day, Independence Day, International Yoga Day, and Republic Day. The college also organizes the cultural festival named Udbhav annually.

Ques. Does the college have student clubs?

Ans. There are vast opportunities for pursuing personal hobbies like music, photography, painting and more in college. Students are encouraged as well as supported to participate in such events organized on campus. Under the umbrella of SGCA (Sports, Games & Cultural Activities) there are various councils and clubs in the college like the Cultural council, Literary council, Sports Council, Robotics Club and SFAC (Shutterbugs and Fine Arts Club).

Ques. Does the college focus on providing industry exposure?

Ans. The different programmes at the college are designed to build the fundamentals and cater to the industry needs. Exposure to real industry problems is given adequate importance.