LIST OF TOP ENGINEERING COLLEGES IN BHOPAL BASED ON 2020 RANKING

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The top engineering colleges in Bhopal have been ranked by top ranking agencies like NIRF, Week, Outlook, etc. There are 97 such colleges, including 14 public and 83 private college in Bhopal.

  • The major engineering specializations offered in these colleges are Computer Science, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, etc.
  • These colleges offer some of the top engineering courses including BTech, BE, MTech, ME, PhD, etc.
  • JEE Main is the main mode of admission in 69 of these colleges. Others consider exams like VITEEE and AJEE.

Check the Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal for BTech.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: Rankings

Colleges in Bhopal are often ranked among other top colleges in India by many ranking agencies like NIRF, Economic Times, Outlook, Times, etc. These agencies release a combined list for the top engineering colleges in India which feature many colleges and universities from different cities and states in India.

To evaluate these rankings, agencies rely on various parameters like Placement Quality, Teacher-Student Ratio, Exam Pattern, etc. Given below are some of the top engineering colleges in Bhopal rank wise.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: NIRF Ranking

NIRF or National Institutional Ranking Framework is the ranking agency of the MHRD, Govt of India. It releases 8 different ranking lists for different higher education specializations.

College NameNIRF Ranking 2020NIRF Ranking 2019ChangeAverage Annual Fees
Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT)6562-3INR 65,000
Lakshmi Narain College of Technology (LNCT)251-300NP-INR 84,000
  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology is the only engineering college from Bhopal ranked by NIRF in 2020.
  • The institute has secured a rank of 65 this year, compared to 62 in 2019.
  • This year, LNCT Bhopal has also been listed in the rank band of 251-300 by the agency NIRF.
  • NIRF rankings are based on 5 different parameters, with the highest weightage being given to “Teaching, Learning, and Resources”.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: The Week Ranking

The Week is an Indian news magazine providing various rankings for the top institutes in India every year. Given below is The Week’s ranking list for top engineering colleges in Bhopal.

College Name

The Week All India Ranking 2019

The Week All India Ranking 2018

Change

Average Annual Fee

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT)

30

33

+3

INR 65,000

Lakshmi Narain College of Technology (LNCT)

46

66

+20

INR 84,000

Technocrats Institute of Technology

64

NP

-

INR 1,08,000

IES College of Technology

111

122

+11

INR 55,000

  • Similar to MANIT Bhopal, Lakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal has also managed to get a rank under 50 this year.
  • Technocrats Institute of Technology is the third best engineering college in Bhopal according to The Week ranking. It has been ranked 64th among the top engineering colleges in India this year, being unable to feature in the final list last year..
  • IES College of Technology, which is a private college in Bhopal, has also been included in the list by the magazine and has been placed at 111th rank out of 130 colleges.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: Outlook Ranking

The Outlook is an Indian news magazine which conducts a survey along with Hansa Research every year to list the top engineering colleges in India and also state-wise. Candidates can refer to the following table to know about the latest Outlook ranking of top engineering colleges in Bhopal.

College Name

Outlook All India Rank 2019

Outlook All India Rank 2018

Change

Average Annual Fee

Lakshmi Narain College of Technology

77

74

-3

INR 84,000

IES College of Technology

120

114

-6

INR 55,000

  • Lakshmi Narain College of Technology is the top engineering college in Bhopal according to Outlook.
  • It has been ranked 77th in India this year.
  • The institute has secured a score of 92.59 out of 200 in Selection Process & Institute Profile while the score in Academics is 161.7 out of 250. Last year, the college was ranked 74th.
  • IES College of Technology has also been included in the list and ranked 120th. Last year, the college was ranked at 114th place.

The following graph compares the average BTech fee in some of the top engineering colleges in Bhopal.

Average B.Tech Fee in Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal

Source: Official Institute Websites

Top Private Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: ROI (Return on Investment)

Return on Investment, i.e., ROI is a parameter to check how much a college returns to you in terms of the placement amount. ROI is a comparison of the average annual fee of the course and the average annual placement you get after completing your degree. Given below is the ranking of private engineering colleges in Bhopal ROI wise.

College Name

Average Annual Fee

Average Placement Package

ROI Rank*

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT)

INR 65,000

INR 7,57,000

1

IES College of Technology

INR 55,000

INR 3,50,000

2

Lakshmi Narain College of Technology (LNCT)

INR 84,000

INR 5,00,000

3

Technocrats Institute of Technology

INR 1,08,000

INR 3,00,000

4

*ROI Percentage={(Average Placement Package)/{Average Annual Fee)}*100%

MANIT Bhopal ranks as the best private engineering college in Bhopal ROI wise also.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: Admission Process

There are 14 colleges in the Bhopal govt engineering college list and 83 in the private. These colleges offer BE/BTech, ME/MTech and PhD in engineering. The graph below shows their ratio.

Number of Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal

Source: Official Survey

Many colleges in Bhopal provide admission to students on the basis of different entrance exams. Some of the top engineering entrance exams accepted for admission in top engineering colleges in Bhopal are:

  • JEE Main: It is a joint entrance test conducted for admission in undergraduate engineering courses offered by NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs), and some institutes funded by the participating State Governments.
  • GATE: It is a computer-based examination conducted for admission in postgraduate engineering programs offered in various public and private engineering colleges in India. GATE 2020 is being conducted by IIT Delhi.
  • MP PPT: Madhya Pradesh Pre-Polytechnic Test is a state-level entrance exam conducted for admissions in engineering diploma courses offered by various polytechnics across the state.
  • VITEEE: It is a university-level engineering entrance exam conducted by Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) for admission in B.Tech courses offered by the institute. Many other colleges in India also accept its score.

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, commonly known as MANIT Bhopal, was established in1960 while it became a NIT in 2002. The institute offers various undergraduate engineering courses like Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication, etc.

  • The admissions to MANIT Bhopal are done on the basis of JEE Main and GATE result.
  • The college offers 7 different B.Tech. programmes for the students and the average annual course fee is INR 65,000.
  • For M.Tech., there are 11 different specializations available with an annual fee of INR 94,000.
  • Last year, companies like Flipkart, Meesho and Bounce visited the college and offered huge packages of more than INR 20 LPA to the students.
  • The placement percentage for the year 2019-20 was 82% and the average package was INR 7.57 lakh.

The following chart shows the placement percentages in different streams of BTech and in MTech at MANIT Bhopal in 2018-19.

Engineering Placement Percentage at MANIT Bhopal

Source: MANIT Bhopal Official Website

The following chart shows the overall variations in engineering placements in the last years.

Engineering Placement Variations in the Past Years

Source: MANIT Bhopal Official Website

LNCT Bhopal

Lakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal which is commonly known as LNCT Bhopal is run by H.K. Kalchuri Education Trust. Established in 1993, LNCT Bhopal is one of the first private engineering colleges in Madhya Pradesh.

  • Candidates will be able to apply in online mode for admission in engineering courses at LNCT Bhopal.
  • The college offers BE and ME/MTech courses to the students under engineering.
  • Candidates seeking admission in B.E. courses should have passed their 10+2 with at least 45% marks. They should also have studied Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/other Technical Vocational Subject.
  • Candidate should be a graduate in Engg./Technology with at least 50% marks for applying to M.Tech courses.
  • Some of the top recruiters of the college are TCS, Wipro, Axis Bank, Sun Pharma, Infosys, Cipla, etc.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: Entrance Exam Wise

Colleges accept different entrance tests for admissions in different courses. For undergraduate engineering courses, top engineering colleges in Bhopal generally mainly accept the score of JEE Main. For postgraduate courses, GATE is the most popular national level entrance exam. Categorized below are these colleges entrance exam wise.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal Accepting JEE Main

JEE Main is the most popular engineering entrance exam for admission into BE and BTech courses. Some of the top engineering colleges in Bhopal accepting JEE Main are:

  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal
  • Barkatullah University Institute of Technology, Bhopal
  • Lakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal
  • Oriental Institute of Science and Technology, Bhopal

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal Accepting GATE

GATE 2020 is being conducted by IIT Delhi. It is the most important engineering entrance exam for admission in the top MTech colleges in India. The exam result is also considered by many PSUs to offer jobs to the aspiring candidates. Some of the top engineering colleges in Bhopal accepting GATE are:

  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal
  • Barkatullah University Institute of Technology, Bhopal
  • Radharaman Institute of Technology and Science, Bhopal
  • Technocrats Institute of Technology, Bhopal

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Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal Accepting MP PPT

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Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: Placement Wise

Most of the engineering colleges in Bhopal see some of the top recruiting companies visiting for placements. Some of the top recruiters here include TCS, Wipro, Axis Bank, Infosys, Cipla, Amazon, Flipkart, etc.

  • The average placement package in engineering colleges here is around INR 4-5 lakh.
  • The highest package in these colleges sometimes cross INR 15 lakh.
  • A total of 50-100 recruiters visit their campus every year.

The following graph shows the average CTCs offered in the top engineering colleges in Bhopal.

CTCs offered in Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal

Source: Official Institute Websites

In most of the engineering placements, CSE branch students register the highest packages. So, the stream you choose matters a lot when it comes to engineering placements. Click on the links below to check the top engineering colleges in Bhopal stream wise.

Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal for Computer Science

Computer Science is the most sought after engineering branch and every student wishes to get the CSE branch in top institutes. Following are the top engineering colleges in Bhopal for Computer Science:

  • Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology
  • Barkatullah University Institute of Technology
  • University Institute Of Technology, Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya
  • Lakshmi Narain College of Technology

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Top Engineering Colleges in Bhopal: FAQs

Ques. Which is the best private engineering college in Bhopal?

Ans. As per the latest rankings and placement stats, Lakshmi Narain College of Technology is the best private engineering college of Bhopal.

Ques. How can I get admission in MANIT Bhopal?

Ans. You will have to clear the JEE Main exam and qualify the cutoff for MANIT Bhopal to be eligible for admission at the institute. However, you should also fulfil all other eligibility criteria.

Ques. Can I get admission in Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology without appearing for JEE Main?

Ans. No, the admission to the institute is purely on the basis of JEE Main scores and ranks.

Ques. What is the tuition fee of Lakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal?

Ans. The average annual fee of Lakshmi Narain College of Technology, Bhopal is INR 84,000. So, a candidate requires to pay a total fee of INR 3,36,000 for a 4-year course.

Ques. What are the entrance tests that I can appear in to get admission in top engineering colleges in Bhopal?

Ans. JEE Main, MP PPT, VITEEE, GATE, Chhattisgarh PET and VITMEE are some of the entrance exams you can give for admission in these colleges.

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