LIST OF TOP ENGINEERING COLLEGES IN PATNA BASED ON 2021 RANKING

By Swati Mishra
Content Curator

Over the years, Patna has become a hub of technical education in the country. It has 17 engineering colleges out of which 13 are private engineering colleges in Patna. Students from all across the country come to Patna to get admitted to these colleges.

  • IIT Patna is one of the best colleges in the country. It has an NIRF ranking of 26 in 2020.
  • Some of the other reputed colleges are NIT, Maulana Azad College of Engineering and Technology and Birla Institute of Technology.
  • The courses offered by these institutes include B.Tech, B.Arch, M.Tech, and M.Plan.
  • The undergraduate admission to IIT and NIT Patna is done on the basis of the JEE ranks. The postgraduate admissions are done based on the GATE score.

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Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: Rankings

There are a number of top-ranking agencies in India which release rankings of colleges in India, based on a number of parameters. This ranking is achieved on the basis of a composite score allotted to each college by these agencies, the parameters used by these agencies differ from one another.

Top ranking agencies such as NIRF, Times, Outlook, The Week and others rank colleges in India streamwise, such as top management colleges/top medical colleges/top engineering colleges. 

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: NIRF Ranking

NIRF stands for National Institute Ranking Frameworks. It provides a ranking scheme for ranking the top engineering colleges of the country. Here, we have provided a list of those engineering colleges of Patna that come under this category.

NIRF decides its ranks on the basis of scores on parameters. Each parameter and their weightage to the final score and rank have been shown in the table below.

NIRF Ranking Parameters Weightage

College Name

NIRF Ranking 2021

NIRF Ranking 2020

Change

Annual Average Fees

IIT Patna

26

22

-4

INR 2,23,100

NIT Patna

92

134

+42

INR 1,65,700

  • Only two engineering colleges of Patna have been ranked under the NIRF ranking scheme of 2021.
  • IIT Patna has a rank of 26 and is regarded as the best engineering college of Patna.
  • NIT Patna has a rank of 92 and is regarded as the second-best engineering college of Patna.

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: Times Engineering Ranking

Times Engineering Survey ranks the top 140 engineering colleges of the country based on various parameters. The list below shows the top-ranked institutes of Patna.

  • Only one college from Patna comes under the top 140 colleges of the country.
  • The 2019 rank of NIT Patna is 77. Also, the same college’s rank is 5th in the Eastern Zone.

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: The Week Ranking

The Week Rankings rank all the top engineering colleges of the country. It has a separate ranking scheme for the private engineering colleges. It also ranks the colleges based on its zone.

College NameRanking 2019Ranking 2018ChangeAverage Annual Fees
NIT Patna3651+15INR 1,65,700
  • From the list, we can see that only NIT Patna is included in the list of best engineering colleges.
  • Its 2019 rank is 36. There is a major improvement in its rank as its rank jumped from 51 to 36 in 2019.

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

ROI or Return on Investment is of extreme importance in selecting the best engineering college for yourself. Here, we have listed some of the best colleges to study engineering in Patna according to their ROI. 

College Name

Average Annual Fees

Annual Placement Package

ROI Rank*

Maulana Azad College of Engineering and Technology

INR 70,000

INR 6,00,000

1

IIT Patna

INR 2,23,100

INR 13,00,000

2

Vidyadaan Insitute of Technology and Management

INR 80,000

INR 4,00,000

3

RP Sharma Institute of Technology

INR 85,000

INR 4,00,000

4

NIT Patna

INR 1,65,700

INR 7,50,000

5

Dr. C.V. Raman University

INR 75,000

INR 3,00,000

6

NSIT

INR 1,16,500

INR 4,50,000

7

Amity University

INR 1,22,000

INR 4,50,000

8

BIT Patna

INR 2,46,000

INR 5,70,000

9

*Return on Investment={(Average CTC)/(Average Annual Fee)}*100%

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: Admission Process

There are around 17 engineering colleges in Patna out of which of them 4 are government colleges and the rest are private institutes. 

Number of Top Engineering Colleges in Patna

Some of the top engineering colleges of Patna have been shortlisted below:

IIT Patna

IIT Patna is no doubt one of the best engineering colleges in the country. It has a NIRF 2021 rank of 26 and an Outlook 2019 rank of 34. The institute was established in 2008 and is one of the top 8 IITs of the country. At present, there are over 900 students.

  • The courses offered by the IIT Patna include B.Tech, M.Tech, P.hD, and M.Sc.
  • The B.Tech course is of 4 years and the M.Tech and M.Sc courses are of 2 years.
  • The average annual tuition fee is INR 2,23,100.
  • The college provides remarkable placement opportunities to the students.
  • The institute accepts B.Tech students on the basis of their JEE Advanced score and M.Tech students on the basis of their GATE score.
  • Some of the top recruiters at the campus include Samsung, Infosys, Capgemini, Wipro, etc.

In the year 2019, a total of 210 placement offers were made here with 114 B.Tech students getting placed. The highest CTC offer was from Microsoft, which offered an annual package worth INR 38 LPA, bringing the average salary package to an impressive INR 13.05 LPA.

The year-wise placement scenario has been shown below:

CTCs offered in IIT Patna

Recruiters included MNCs and tech giants like Mathworks, Goldman Sachs, Force Motors, ZS Associates, MakeMyTrip, Sapient, Adverb, Optum, Cadence, TCS R&D, Strand Life Science, LTI, LinkedIn, Saavn, Future First, Cognum, L&T ECC, Uber, L&T Heavy Engineering, Samsung, Infosys, Wipro, Capgemini, Aakash Institute and several others. 

NIT Patna

NIT Patna was established in 2004 and is one of the newest NITs of the country. The courses offered are B.Arch, B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Plan, Integrated M.Sc, and M.Tech + PhD. 

  • NIT Patna ranked 92nd among the top engineering colleges of India by NIRF Ranking 2021.
  • The students are accepted based on their JEE Main and GATE score.
  • The college offers excellent placement opportunities to the students.
  • The average placement package is INR 7.5 LPA and the average annual fee is INR 1,65,700.
  • Some of the top recruiters are Microsoft, Accenture, Oracle, etc.

The placement scenario of 2019 has been shown below. The following graph depicts the sector wise placement at NIT Patna.

NIT Placements_ Sector Wise

NIT Patna Placements Cell has partnered with Mettl, an organization that helps in the assessment of the suitable candidate by conducting an entrance exam called as Mettl’s Employability Test. 

BIT Patna

BIT Patna was founded in the year 2006 and is one of the best private engineering colleges of Bihar. Some of the top courses offered here include B.Tech, M.Tech, and B.Arch. The annual tuition fee is INR 2,46,000.

  • The undergraduate students are accepted on the basis of their JEE Main score and the postgraduate admissions are made on the basis of GATE score.
  • It is one of the best colleges in Bihar in terms of placements.
  • The average package offered to the students was around INR 5.7 LPA and the highest package offered was around 9 LPA.
  • Some of the top recruiters of the BIT Patna are Capgemini, Exide, Accenture, Cognizant, etc.

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: Entrance Exam Wise

The topmost engineering colleges of Bihar mainly accept undergraduate students based on their JEE scores and the entrance examination to the postgraduate courses is through GATE. 

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna Accepting JEE Score

JEE or Joint Entrance Examination is an All India based examination which is meant for the undergraduate admission to the top engineering colleges of the country. Previously, it was held only once a year but now it is held twice.

  • JEE Main has no age bar. The candidates who have passed class 12th or equivalent examination in 2018, 2019 or appearing in 2021 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE Main 2021.
  • There are two papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • Paper 1 is for B.Tech/B.E. students and Paper 2 is for B.Arch students. 

Some of the top engineering colleges of Patna accepting JEE score:

  • IIT Patna
  • NIT Patna
  • BITS Patna

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna Accepting GATE Score

The GATE examination is mainly held for the undergraduate engineering students who wish to go for postgraduate studies. The examination is held once every year in different cities all across India. All the questions are MCQ type or NAT type and there is negative marking as well. Thousands of aspirants sit for the examination each year. 

  • GATE Exam is held in the first week of February every year.
  • The admit cards are released in the month of January.
  • The results are declared in March.
  • There is no age limit for this examination.

Some of the top engineering colleges of Patna accepting GATE score are:

  • Maulana Azad College of Engineering and Technology
  • IIT Patna
  • Vidyadaan Insitute of Technology and Management
  • RP Sharma Institute of Technology
  • NIT Patna
  • Dr C.V. Raman University

Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: Placement Wise

The placement for the current session is still ongoing. However, in most colleges, the majority of the students have already been placed. All the reputed colleges were visited by some of the top recruiters of the country and jobs were offered to the students. Some students, however, went on to pursue higher studies. Few students got government jobs as well.

  • The average yearly tuition fee of the engineering colleges of Patna is INR 1,00,000.
  • The average CTC was around INR 6 lakhs to 7 lakhs for B.Tech Courses in the previous year. 
  • The placement scenario of 2019 was better as compared to that of 2018.

The CTCs offered by the top engineering colleges in Patna has been shown below:

CTCs offered in Top Engineering Colleges in Patna (3)

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Top Engineering Colleges in Patna: FAQs

Ques. Which is the best engineering college of Patna?

Ans. Some of the best engineering colleges of Patna are:

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Patna
  • National Institute of Technology, Patna
  • Birla Institute of Technology, Patna

Ques. How to choose the best engineering college?

Ans. Before choosing a college, have a look at the current ranking of the colleges. Also, do not forget to consider the tuition fee and the annual placement package. You can also take review from the ex-students of the institute.

Ques. How to get admitted to a B.Tech course?

Ans. You may take admission to the IIT or NIT through the JEE Advanced examination. You may also sit for the examination conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB)  each year.

Ques. Which is the best Government engineering college of Patna?

Ans. Some of the best government engineering colleges of Patna are:

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Patna
  • National Institute of Technology, Patna

Ques. Which is the most economic engineering college of Patna?

Ans. The most economic engineering college of Patna is Maulana Azad College of Engineering and Technology.

Ques. What is the average CTC offered by an engineering college in Patna?

Ans. The average CTC is around 6 lakhs to 7 lakhs.

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