List of Engineering Colleges in West Bengal
West Bengal and its capital city Kolkata was once the nations capital due to its developed infrastructure and strategic position as a port city,just like today’s Mumbai is.Due to this versatile commercial city,engineering is one of the most popular technical courses in the state.Some of the areas that host the majority of these fine institutions are Bankura,Kolkata and Hooghly.
There are more than 60 colleges that are purely dedicated to this profession and they are affiliated to the central West Bengal technical university that is one of the oldest institutions in the country and has an alumni of many illustrious scholars.
Scope and eligibility of engineering in West Bengal
Even though there are thousands of seats in these engineering colleges that are up for grabs by sincere students,this profession is so popular among the science students that there is always stiff competition in securing a seat in a good college.
Afte completing the 12th board examinations in the science stream,many students apply for entrance tests as well as any government admission rounds in the hope to secure a seat in one of the these coveted colleges.Entrance exams are graded on percentile scores whereas common admissions are based on board marks of average PCM scores.
No matter from which engineering branch you graduate,the placement cell of these colleges will try and get corporates to come to the campus and directly hire students in the fields of industrial,production,mechanical,computers,IT and many other branches of engineering.