Jalpaiguri Engineering College, Jalpaiguri established in 1961 is a premier Engineering College in the State of West Bengal. The College is situated at the outskirt of Jalpaiguri Town, the Divisional HQ of seven Districts of North Bengal. This college has the unique distinction of being the second oldest engineering college of west Bengal after IIT kharagpur. The Institute has a sprawling and picturesque campus surrounded by lush green tea gardens and dense forests making it a premier and peaceful abode of learning.
Affiliations, Reorganization, and other Achievement:
- Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT) and approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
- The government college is also accredited with National Board of Accreditation (NBA).
- Academic integrity and as well as state– of – the art classrooms, laboratories and almost fifty plus years of continued academic excellence makes the college number 1 in its region.
- International collaboration with top universities of world like University of California at Berkeley, State University of New York, Harvard University, Princeton University etc.
- Business collaboration with three leading technological companies in the world, namely Microsoft, Qualcomm and Cadence.
The College offers Bachelor degrees (B.Tech) in six branches and Master degrees (M.Tech) in two branches of Engineering.
Under Graduate Engineering Courses (B.Tech):
- Electrical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Electronics & Communication Engineering
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Information Technology
Post graduate engineering courses (M.Tech):
- Mechanical Engineering (Production Technique and Management)
- Electrical Engineering (Power Electronics and Drives)
- A Central Library having 15,000 titles and 40,000 volumes with modern software for library management and documentation.
- Central Computing Facilities that provides lab housing around 110 PCs and Central Servers. Wide Local Area Network (WLAN) in both wired optical fiber as well as wireless frameworks.
- Video Conferencing System for virtual interactive classroom facilities from the faculties of premier institutes in India and abroad.
- Modern state-of-the-art Language cum Personality Development Lab to enhance the communication and managerial skills of its students.
- Five hostels separately for girls and boys that provide accommodation to about 75% of the students. Campus also has its own Guest House to facilitate staying of parents, researchers and visiting faculty.
- Suitable Health care Facilities for its students under the charge of a full-time Residential Medical Officer plus a Gymnasium to aid the students maintain their fitness.
- In-campus Post Office for Jalpaiguri – 735102, in-campus branch of the State Bank of India (Danguajhar branch) and multiple college canteens.
Faculty & staff:
@ Jalpaiguri government engineering college, an array of highly qualified and experienced faculty members and special campus e-learning programs ensure students a healthy learning environment. Faculties and staffs here are specially trained to monitor the students’ academic progress and personal development and at the same time address important issues like time management, peer pressure and career planning through inter personal relationship (IPR’S). Some of the Faculties are also working in collaboration with the world leaders for the technical advancement of modern society.
- Admission in Jalpaiguri engineering college, Jalpaiguri is done through the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) conducted by the West Bengal Joint Examination Admissions Board (WBJEEB).
- Lateral admissions for Polytechnic candidates are done through the Joint Entrance Examination of Lateral Entry (JELET), also conducted by WBJEEB.
Rs 3000/- Per Semester (Approx).
Placement Record of Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri:
Placement Record of Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri is very good and students almost get 100% placement assistance as in recent time the Alumni of the college has achieved remarkable success in their respective fields of interest. Some of the best companies like Bharat Electronics Ltd, BOC India, Cap Gemini, Cognizant Technological Solutions, Consulting Engineering Services, Ericsson Global, Gammon India, Larsen & Toubro, Microsoft and WBSEDCL regularly visit the campus to assist students with their dreams.
Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College
Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India
Tel: +91 3561 255132, 255465
Fax: +91 3561 256143