Chandigarh Group of Colleges, commonly known as CGC is among the most reputed and leading technical colleges for pursuing an engineering degree in India. It was established in 2001, with the vision to provide quality education and technical knowledge to aspiring candidates from all corners of the country.

The college is affiliated to Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar and is approved by the AICTE. It also got certified as ISO 9001 institution. During the last 15 years, CGC Landran has had an exemplary journey and now has three campuses, in and around Mohali.

Pursuing Electrical and Communication Engineering from CGC College of Engineering is apparently a very good decision to make, which is significant through enviable quality placements offers even before the students finish the course from leading national and multinational corporations.

Course Highlights: B. Tech (Electrical & Communication) from CGC Landran

Some of the major highlights of the course are mentioned below.

Course Level



Four Years


45% in 10th & 12th from a recognized board

Admission Process

Counseling on the basis of JEE MAINS score

Examination Type

Semester System

Course Fee

87,000 INR (per year)

Average Starting Salary

3 Lac to 10 Lac INR

Top recruiters

Vodafone, HDFC, Indiamart, etc.

Why from CGC Landran?

Electrical and Communication Engineering, is one of the most preferred branches of engineering, due to a number of reasons such as growth, job opportunities, salary range and continuous industry growth.

The course basically deals with the study and application of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism and also with the transmission of information across channels like a coax cable, optical fiber, radio link, etc.

Choosing CGC College of Engineering for pursuing the course is highly beneficial, as the college provides highly reputed, competitive and excellent faculty having the best academic and industrial experience for providing the new mold of teaching.

 CGC Landran offers highly professional, skilled and motivated members of the faculty that provides the best education and regulation for students and train them in every aspect of the respective course.

Eligibility for B. Tech. in Electrical & Communication Engineering 

Students who are interested in pursuing the course, need to fulfill the following minimum eligibility criteria:

They should have passed 10th and 12th from a recognized board, with a minimum aggregate score of 45% for General category and 40% for students belonging to SC/ST category.

Candidates should have cleared senior secondary level examination (12th), with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry / Technical Vocational Subject, with an aggregate score, as mentioned earlier.

How to get admission?

The general admission procedure for allocating seats to eligible candidates is on the basis of marks scored in JEE MAINS entrance examination, conducted at State Level by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) and the subsequent rounds of group discussion and personal interview.

In the group discussion round, candidates are selected on the basis of their general awareness and eventually in the personal interview round candidate’s aptitude for the course is assessed.

Diploma and B. Sc. Degree Holders are provided admission on the basis of LEET ranking, which should be completed from an institute approved by AICTE and UGC respectively, with a minimum aggregate score of 45% for general category and 40% for SC/ST category.

Facilities provided by CGC Landran

The college provides various facilities for hostlers as well as day-scholars, some of which are mentioned below:

  • Separate Hostels for Boys and Girls, with Air Conditioner
  • Gymnasium
  • Indoor Games and inter & intra-college competitions
  • Wifi
  • Full Security in every aspect
  • Anti-Ragging Department
  • Computer Lab
  • Mess & late night library facilities
  • Well-stocked Library with all kinds of books
  • Laboratories
  • Transport Facility for Hostlers
  • Canteen with needed hygiene check
  • Celebrations like Farewell Party, Freshers Party and annual function named “waves”
  • Extracurricular activities & Blood Donation Camps

There are various other activities & facilities provided within the campus for the motivation and encouragement of students.

Career Prospects: Electrical & Communication Engineering from CGC Landran

Electrical and Communication Engineering is a branch of Electrical Engineering, with a great future scope as the demand for graduates in this field is never-ending. After successfully completing their course, candidates can get employed in private as well as government sectors, with an average initial salary of about INR 3 Lac to 10 Lac, depending on candidate’s expertise.

CGC College of Engineering provides 100% placement to students in their final year of graduation. As according to the past 15 years records, deserving candidates have been placed in top companies even before completing their degree, with a great package.

The college has a separate placement department which liaisons with prime industries and leading companies and invites them for conducting the on-campus or off-campus selection of the students. The department also takes feedback from the employers, so as to prepare the candidates better to meet the expectation of the industries.


  • Vodafone
  • Religare
  • Sona
  • Indiamart
  • Thompson Digital
  • HDFC
  • Property Guru
  • Tech India Lione

What is the course about?

Studying Electrical & Communication Engineering is the dream of every second aspirant due to the continuous industry growth and various professional avenues open.

The course deals with designing equipment such as routers, switches, fiber optics, telecommunication equipment, processors and electronic switching systems, which are used in every single device and instrument that we see around us in the present world.

The CGC college of engineering not only provides complete theoretical knowledge but also provides apt practical knowledge, with the guidance of highly qualified lab technicians.

Job Prospects: Electrical & Communication Engineering from CGC Landran

Candidates, completing their graduation degree have career opportunities in electronics & software companies, or they can go for further higher studies (M. Tech., Ph. D.) or they can even direct their career in Research & Development field.

Some of the popular professional avenues available to successful graduates of the course are mentioned below:



SALARY (Tentative)

Electrical Engineer

To design, develop, test, and supervise the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as electric motors, radar and navigation systems, communications systems, or power generation equipment.

3.5 Lac to 6 Lac INR

Communication Engineer

To carry out site surveys,

travel to meet suppliers, customers and colleagues based in other offices,

find creative solutions to the challenges of network design, mobile communications, data service requirements and internet and network signalling protocols, etc.

3 Lac to 5 Lac INR


To work with team members to identify project goals, research methods, variables, and other test parameters.

5 Lac to 7 Lac INR


To teach at undergraduate and graduate level in areas allocated by the Head of Department and reviewed from time to time by the Head of Department.

3 Lac to 7 Lac INR

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

To check, repair and service machinery, equipment, systems and infrastructures, to ensure that industrial machinery and equipment runs smoothly and reliably and to supervise engineering and technical staff.

3 Lac to 4.5 Lac INR