Today, a huge percentage of the youngsters who opt for PCM (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) as their core subjects in their senior secondary education, pursue Engineering as their graduation course. There are very few students who take the risk of choosing other degrees after completing 12th with PCM stream.
Talking about the National Capital Region, there is cut-throat competition amongst scholars with science background to take admissions is the top engineering colleges in Delhi NCR.
Let’s delve deeper into the whole process of getting into BTech colleges, how to choose the right engineering college, and the top 10 engineering institutes in the region.
How to get admission in Delhi NCR Engineering colleges?
One famous entrance exam that every potential candidate works hard for studying BTech course in Delhi/NCR is ‘JEE Main’. After a candidate who appears for the JEE Main clears the cut off and scores decent marks in JEE Main, it helps them get admitted into engineering institutes in Delhi. UPSEE is another huge window to take admissions into colleges in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi NCR.
All the Indian government colleges take student admissions solely on the basis of entrance exams. Whereas all private and some other public engineering colleges take direct admissions through applications and giving some weightage to marks in 12th standard.
Let us put some light on the type of entrance exams in India and How to get admission in Engineering college after 12th?
- JEE (Main) – For all NITs
- JEE (Advanced)- For all IITs
- SRMJEE- For all SRM campuses in India
- IPU CET- For engineering colleges under Indraprastha University
- UPSEE – For engineering colleges in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi NCR
Here’s the stepwise procedure for getting admission in engineering colleges in Delhi NCR –
- Students grab seats in engineering colleges through the aforementioned entrance exams
- Basis the marks scored in these engineering entrance exams, candidates can get a seat in preferred engineering colleges
- Engineering branches are allotted on the basis of selections made by the applicants and the marks scored by them in the entrance exams
- Those who can’t score well in these entrance exams can also take admissions in top private colleges of India through management quota
It doesn’t matter whether you take admission through management quota or merit quota, if you are able to get a seat in top engineering colleges, then your future is secured.
What to look for in engineering colleges in Delhi NCR – Checklist
Once a candidate is allotted seats in engineering colleges, the most critical part is to select one of the available options. Here’s what students can look for in a college and consider well before making final decision and depositing the fee:
The college must be accredited with either of the councils including AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education), NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council), or NBA (National Board of Accreditation). It gives value to the degree and is a proof of quality education with proper adherence to national/international educational standards.
The overall look and feel of the college campus along with the amenities and facilities provided must be up to the mark. There should be ample space to accommodate students in large numbers for separate specializations. Besides, specific spots for sports, extracurriculars, and other activities should also be present for overall development and satisfaction of students.
- College Hostel
This is a must property inside or nearby the college campus with decent facilities and amenities so that students don’t need to travel too much to reach the college. In this way, they can also immediately reach the college campus in case of an emergency. Also, hostels give students a homely feeling and they learn to manage their lives by themselves.
- Library and Knowledge Centre
The education authorities of NCR have made sure that engineering colleges in Delhi NCR are provided with good libraries and knowledge centers. Even the management of private institutions pay attention to offering top-class libraries and knowledge centers to the students for giving them separate space to get books and study in peace.
- College Cafeteria
Another important space is a pantry or cafeteria which should be present in the college campus. This is where the students can go and hang out with their friends during breaks.
- Training and Placements
Now comes the most important part on which the future of the students depends. It also proves whether they really made the right college choice or not. Training and placement cell/ department of every college should be active and focused on giving their students 100% placement with decent packages.
- Extracurricular Activities
Lastly, all work and no play make us dull! So, taking acre of the hobbies and hidden talents of students like singing, dancing, painting etc., should also be paid attention to, highlighted, and recognized in college.
What are the top 10 engineering colleges in Delhi NCR?
The top technical universities and engineering colleges in Delhi NCR include institutes like:
- IIT Delhi
- Jamia Milia Islamia University
- Delhi Technical University
- SRM University
In India, we have a total of 368 engineering colleges, particularly in Delhi NCR, out of which 320 are private colleges and the rest 48 are public engineering colleges. Thus, students have a wide range of options to consider and choose from. All the best to all BTech aspirants who want to take admission in Delhi NCR engineering colleges.