LIST OF TOP ENGINEERING COLLEGES IN BANGALORE BASED ON 2020 RANKING

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Bangalore, famously known as the science city of India, is the home to some of the top engineering colleges of India. Most famous of them include MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology (MSRIT), University Visvesvaraya College of Engineering (UVCE), Bangalore and Christ University. The below list represents the college in order of their overall rankings. 

  • R. V. College of engineering is spread over 50 acres of area. 

  • UVCE College was the first engineering college in the state of Karnataka.

  • The Highest CTC offered to a student of Christ University was 13 LPA. 

  • Ramaiah Institute of Technology is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University. 

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  • The best engineering college in Bangalore is the MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology (MSRIT), which has been leading the conversation for 25 years.
  • The admission process in Bangalore colleges for engineering is done through each university's personal entrance exams. 

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: Rankings

Various ranking agencies release the list of top engineering colleges in Bangalore on the basis of different parameters every year. Ranking agencies like NIRF, Business Today, and Times B School release rankings in state-wise and city-wise categories.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: NIRF Rankings

The top institutes are ranked by various ranking agencies every year based on different categories like state-wise, city-wise, stream-wise, etc. Agencies ranking the top engineering colleges in Pune include NIRF, Times, Week, QS Ranking, Outlook, etc.  These agencies use various parameters to rank the institutions.

Some of the popular examples for ranking lists include Top Engineering Colleges in India, Top Engineering Colleges in Karnataka, etc. Agencies base their rankings on different parameters like Placements, Faculty Quality, Exam Pattern, Graduation Outcome, etc. Some of the top rankings are given below.

These rankings are based on parameters like Teacher-Student Ratio, Perception of the University, Faculty, Placement Reports, and many more. The ranking is also based on the public and private nature of the Business School.

NIRF Ranking Parameters and Weightage

NIRF Table for Engineering Colleges in Bangalore

College

NIRF Rankings, 2019

Average Fee Per Year

RVCE Bangalore 

63

3.90 Lacs

Ramaiah Institute of Technology 

64

2.38 Lacs

IIT Bangalore 

65

15.60 Lacs

BMS College of Engineering 

69

2.38 Lacs

New Horizon College of Engineering - NHCE 

106

1.75 Lacs

Jain (Deemed-to-be-university)

115

3.45 Lacs

Dayanand Sagar College of Engineering - DSCE 

127

2.38 Lacs

NITTE Meenakshi Institute of Technology - NMIT 

142

2.38 Lacs

B.N.M Institute of Technology

156

8.59 Lacs

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: The Week Rankings

The week publishes an annual ranking of the top engineering colleges of India, in THE WEEK-Hansa Research Best Colleges Survey. Some of the top colleges of Rajasthan are:

College

The Week Rankings, 2019

Average Fee Per Year

BMS College of Engineering 

33 

2.38 Lacs

Ramaiah Institute of Technology 

43 

2.38 Lacs

Bangalore Institute of Technology

52

.65 Lacs

MVIT- Sir M Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology

70

1.7 Lacs

NITTE Meenakshi Institute of Technology - NMIT 

72

2.38 Lacs

SIT - Sambhram Institute of Technology

117

15.60 Lacs

B.N.M Institute of Technology

156

8.59 Lacs

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: India Today Rankings

India Today, a private magazine ranks the engineering Institute on the basis of its own parameters. Below table represents the top colleges of Bangalore as ranked by India 

College

India Today Rankings, 2019

Average Fee Per Year

BMS College of Engineering 

22

2.38 Lacs

Ramaiah Institute of Technology 

27

2.38 Lacs

NITTE Meenakshi Institute of Technology - NMIT 

67

2.38

New Horizon College of Engineering - NHCE 

99

1.75 Lacs

Dayanand Sagar College of Engineering - DSCE 

100

2.38 

Jain (Deemed-to-be-university)

112

3.45 Lacs

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: ROI (Return on Investment) 

Higher education is an expensive affair and is nothing less than an investment in your future. So, whichever amount you might be ready to invest in your higher studies, the expected return on investment (ROI) in terms of the promise of a rewarding career and a solid breakthrough in terms of campus placement is the major decisive factors while choosing a college. More so when the chosen discipline in Engineering, ROI matters a lot. The ROI rank exhibits how an institution stands in giving its students a head-start in their career after they complete their course. 

Following is a list of the top engineering colleges in Bangalore as per the average placement package offered to their respective students.

College Name

Average Annual Fee

Average Placement Package

ROI (Return On Investment) Percentage

IIIT Bangalore

INR 2,64,000

INR 15,97,000

604%

BMS College of Engineering

INR 2,38,000

INR 9,36,000

393%

RVCE Bangalore

INR 2,38,000

INR 8,63,000

362%

Ramaiah Institute of Tech

INR 3,90,000

INR 7,66,000

196%

New Horizon College of Eng

INR 1,75,000

INR 4,50,000

257%

Christ University

INR 2,00,000

INR 4,00,00

200%

*ROI= (Average Placement Package)/(Average Annual Fee)*100

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: Admission Process

The city of Bangalore has over 113 colleges offering engineering courses, out of which 99 are private and 14 are publicly owned. 

Number of Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore

RVCE Bangalore - R.V. College of Engineering

RVCE offers 34 courses in 3 streams and 19 specializations. Students can gain admission via COMEDK UGET and KCET exams. Rashtriya Vidyapeeth College of Engineering is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University and is substantial in providing UG and PG programs across multiple specializations.

Popular courses offered at the university:

  • Bachelor of Engineering

  • Bachelor of Technology

  • Masters in Engineering

  • Masters of Technology

Engineering Courses offered at the university:

  • 4 years, full-time course, offering high-quality professional education in Engineering for young students, seeking placements in the industry.  

  • Placement opportunities and campus selection facilities.

Candidates can appear for KCET, JEE, and COMEDK every year. The application process is entirely online. (Read More RVCE Bangalore)

Ramaiah Institute of Technology

M. S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, is a private engineering college, offering premium engineer degrees to students from all over the country.

  • The disciplines include civil, electrical and electronics, mechanical, communication, medical electronics and telecommunication, biotechnology, instrumentation and computer science. 

  • The college promises amazing placement opportunities and the average package offered is 7.66 LPA. (Read More Ramaiah Institute of Technology)

IIIT Bangalore - International Institute of Information Technology 

International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Bangalore offers courses Engineering and Science streams for postgraduate (PG) and doctorate (Ph.D.) level for admission.

  • The minimum eligibility criteria in PG Courses are at least 65% 

  • IIT Bangalore aspirants can write the JEE exam online to shortlist for counseling. ( Read More IIIT Bangalore)

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: Entrance Exam

Engineering Colleges in Bangalore select candidates for their BE/ BTech program on the basis of JEE Mains or COMEDK and GATE for their MTech programs. Other colleges also consider personal exams, as well as Karnataka state entrance exams. 

Here are the entrance exams required by particular colleges:

College 

Entrance Exams

RVCE Bangalore - R.V. College of Engineering

KCET (Karnataka Common Entrance Test) 

Ramaiah Institute of Technology

KCE or COMEDK UGET

IIIT Bangalore - International Institute of Information Technology

JEE (Main)

BMS College of Engineering 

NATA/JEE Main/Karnataka PGCET 

New Horizon College of Engineering - NHCE 

Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) or Common Entrance Test 

Dayananda Sagar College Of Engineering

JEE Mains or COMEDK

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: Placement Wise

The Engineering Colleges in Bangalore offer courses that create valuable professional capabilities in freshers. A college's placement opportunities matter as much as any other factor, and thus, it is essential that you consider all these options well.

Here's how the placement cycle looks like for leading Engineering Colleges in Bangalore:

CTCs offered in Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore for Computer Science

Computer Science graduates have ample opportunities and a stellar career waiting for them once they pass out of their engineering college. 

  • Graduates have a chance of pursuing a career abroad. 

  • The average salary for computer science graduates ranges from 5-7 lacs per annum. 

Some of the Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore for Computer Science Course:

  • R.V. College of Engineering

  • International Institute of Information Technology

  • P.E.S University

Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore for Civil Engineering

Civil Engineers are today's hot commodity, as India sets foot into an entire arena of Infrastructure Development. 

  • The country needs more than 4 million civil engineers to meet the demands of the market.

  • The average salary for Civil Engineers in India is INR 4-6 lakh.

Some of the top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore for Civil Engineering are:

  • MS Ramaiah Institute of Technology

  • BMSCE College of Engineering

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Top Engineering Colleges in Bangalore: FAQs

Ques.  Which college is best for BBA in Bangalore?

Ans. The best BBA colleges in Bangalore are: 

  1. Christ University

  2. Presidency College

  3. Mount Carmel College

Ques. How many BBA colleges are there in Bangalore?

Ans. There are a total of 167 BBA colleges in Bangalore.

Ques. What is the average cost of BBA colleges in Bangalore?

Ans. The average cost of a BBA course in Bangalore is 2 lakhs.

Ques. Are there any entrance exams for BBA admission?

Ans. The BBA colleges do not have any nationalized or public entrance exams. The colleges do have their personal entrance exams.

Ques. Which college guarantees the highest pass out salary?

Ans. Christ University promises the highest pass out salary, i.e. 6-7 lakhs. 

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