India has a total of 4,658 engineering colleges offering Bachelor of Technology (BTech) courses in various disciplines. Out of these colleges, there are 4,151 top BTech colleges in India including the government and public colleges. The number of students applying for the course has increased significantly in recent years as the scope of BTech is extremely wide, which has led to the division of the course into many specializations.
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Tabulated below is the list of the top 10 BTech colleges in India along with their fee structure.
|College Name||Average Fees|
|IIT Madras||INR 3,00,000|
|IIT Delhi||INR 9,00,000|
|IIT Mumbai||INR 8,45,000|
|IIT Kharagpur||INR 3,30,000|
|IIT Kanpur||INR 8,60,000|
|IIT Roorkee||INR 8,85,000|
|BITS Pilani||INR 17,00,000|
|Anna University, Chennai||INR 2,00,000|
|NIT Trichy||INR 6,00,000|
|IIT BHU Varanasi||INR 3,40,000|
Tabulated below is the list of the Top 10 Engineering colleges in India along with their fee structure.
|College Name||Average Annual Fees(INR)|
|IIT Madras||2.05 Lakhs|
|IIT Delhi||2.20 Lakhs|
|IIT Bombay||2.28 Lakhs|
|IIT Kanpur||2.43 Lakhs|
|IIT Roorkee||2.14 Lakhs|
|IIT Guwahati||2.18 Lakhs|
|IIT Hyderabad||2.37 Lakhs|
|BITS Pilani||5.13 Lakhs|
|NIT Tiruchirappalli||1.62 Lakhs|
There are several ranking agencies and top magazines that rank various institutions across the country based on several parameters. The strategy followed differs from agency to agency. But some of the common parameters include teacher-student ratio, placements, faculty quality, infrastructure, and more. The economics times, QS rankings, India Today, Outlook, The Week, and NIRF are some of the most reputed ranking agencies in India. These ranking agencies rank different institutions in different categories. Given below are the top BTech colleges in India with ranking.
National Institutional Ranking Framework is a method that the Indian government adopts to rank top Education institutions in India based on various parameters. It is under the Ministry of Education. Every year NIRF publishes ranking lists of top Institutions in India for different domains. NIRF is the most trustworthy and popular Ranking agency in India.
NIRF ranks the institutions across India based on 5 parameters and they are (1) Teaching, Learning & Resources, (2) Research and Professional Practice, (3) Graduation Outcomes, (4) Outreach and Inclusivity, and, (5) Perception. The rendered pie chart below depicts the weightage of different parameters used for Ranking top colleges in India:
The weightage assigned to each parameter is shown in the graph given below:
Source: NIRF Official Website
|NIRF Ranking 2022||College Name||NIRF Engineering Score|
|1||Indian Institute of Technology, Madras||90.04|
|2||Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi||88.12|
|3||Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay||83.96|
|4||Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur||82.56|
|5||Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur||78.89|
|6||Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee||76.70|
|7||Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati||72.98|
|8||Indian Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli||69.17|
|9||National Institute of Technology, Hyderabad||68.03|
|10||National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal||66.04|
|12||Vellore Institute of Technology||65.53|
|13||Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi||63.51|
|14||Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines)||63.50|
|15||National Institute of Technology, Rourkela||62.36|
|16||Indian Institute of Technology, Indore||61.68|
|17||Anna University, Chennai||61.41|
|18||Institute of Chemical Technology||61.40|
|19||Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham||60.92|
|20||Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi||60.43|
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Outlook or Outlook ICARE Ranking is one of the most trusted private Ranking agencies in India. Each year it publishes a list for ranking top institutions of different domains. Outlook ranks an Institute based on different parameters such as placement records, Education quality, etc.
The weightage of various parameters based on which Outlook ranks a college is tabulated below:
Outlook Icare published a different list of top Private and Government Engineering colleges in India. Below is a combined list of top BTech colleges in India ranked by Outlook Icare 2022:
|Outlook Ranking 2022||College Name||Outlook Score|
|1||Indian Institute of Technology, Madras||901.49|
|1||Vellore Institute of Technology||836.49|
|2||Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi||896.64|
|2||Birla Institute of Technology & Science - BITS Pilani||800.38|
|3||Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay||847.41|
|3||Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala||746.37|
|4||Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur||822.29|
|4||SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur||708.96|
|5||Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur||811.87|
|5||Birla Institute of Technology - BIT Mesra||656.94|
|6||Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee||766.54|
|6||Amity School of Engineering and Technology, Noida||634.47|
|7||Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati||748.3|
|7||Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai||597.09|
|8||National Institute of Technology, Surathkal||678.05|
|8||PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore||566.62|
|9||National Institute of Technology, Trichy||665.25|
|9||RV College of Engineering, Bangalore||558.6|
|10||Anna University, Chennai||632.11|
|10||Manipal Institute of Technology||551.02|
The Times is an Indian English-language daily newspaper and digital media. It is one of the largest selling English-language daily newspapers in the world and the third-largest newspaper in India by circulation. Optimal Media Solutions - The Times in partnership with Avance India has conducted a survey and published a list of Top Engineering colleges in India. The Times survey is based on different parameters to rank a college. Tabulated below are the Top BTech colleges in India ranked by The Times 2022 Ranking.
|The Times Ranking 2022||College Name|
|1||Delhi Technological University, Delhi|
|2||Netaji Subhas University Of Technology, Delhi|
|3||SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai|
|4||College of Engineering, Pune|
|5||Siksha 'O' Anusandhan (Deemed to be University), Bhubaneswar|
|5||Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation (KLEF) Deemed To Be University, Vijayawada|
|6||Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai|
|7||BMS College of Engineering, Bengaluru|
|8||Amity School of Engineering and Technology, Noida|
|8||National Institute of Technology Delhi|
|9||PSG College Of Technology, Coimbatore|
|10||Institute Of Engineering & Management (IEM), Kolkata|
|11||Faculty Of Engineering & Technology (Manav Rachna International Institute Of Research & Studies), Faridabad|
|12||REVA University, Bengaluru|
|12||JIS College Of Engineering, Kalyani|
|13||Alliance College of Engineering & Design, Alliance University, Bangalore|
|14||Hindustan Institute Of Technology & Science, (Deemed to be University), Chennai|
|15||SVKM's Dwarkadas J. Sanghvi College of Engineering, Mumbai|
|15||Vels Institute Of Science, Technology & Advanced Studies (VISTAS), Chennai|
|16||K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai|
|17||Nirma Institute Of Technology, Nirma University, Ahmedabad|
|18||PCET- Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering, Pune|
|19||IMS Engineering College, Ghaziabad|
|20||LD College Of Engineering, Ahmedabad|
Return On Investment (ROI) value plays a vital role when it comes to choosing the top BTech college. BTech is a very expensive course that can cost a fat sum of money which in turn can use an unnecessary burden on the student and the parents. Investing in one of the top government BTech colleges assures one of a bright future. But when it comes to private colleges then one has to take into account several parameters to shortlist any college. One important parameter is the fee charged by the college.
The ROI values for some of the top BTech colleges in India are listed below:
|Name of the institute||Average Annual Fee||Average Annual Package||ROI Rank|
|M.S. Ramaiah institute of technology, Banglore||INR 67,000||INR 4,00,000||1College|
|llege of Banglore||INR 60,000||INR 3,50,000||2|
|SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai||INR 2,60,000||INR 9,00,000||3|
|Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai||INR 1,98,000||INR 6,05,000||4|
|Bharati Vidyapeeth university college of engineering, Pune||INR 1,20,000||INR 2,50,000||5|
|Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani||INR 4,24,000||INR 750,000||6|
|Amity University, Uttar Pradesh||INR 3,11,000||INR 3,00,000||7|
India has a total of 4,151 BTech colleges, out of which 594 are public and 3548 are private. These colleges offer high-quality professional technical education both full-time and part-time. The following chart shows the total number of private and public BTech colleges in India.
IIT Delhi is one of the best engineering colleges in India. It was established in the year 1961 and has been declared an Institute of national importance. It was also internationally ranked number 3 in the QS World University Rankings.
IIT Delhi conducted its placement drive for batch 2022. There has been an increase of 45% in the number of offers received.
|Particulars||Placement Statistics (2020-21)||Placement Statistics (2021-22)|
|No. of Offers||925 (Phase-1)||1250|
|No. of International Offers||20||350|
|Total No. of PPOs||150||180|
|No. of Recruiters||300+||350+|
|No. of Recruiters (Actual)||200 (Phase-1)||-|
|No. of Job Profiles (Expected)||500+||750|
|No. of Job Profiles (Actual)||250 (Phase-1)||-|
|Highest Salary (International)||-||INR 2 CPA|
|Average Salary (Domestic)||-||INR 1.25 CPA|
The graph given below shows the sector-wise placement data of IIT, Delhi:
Source: Official Website
It is one of the most prestigious and the best engineering colleges in the country with a NIRF ranking of 1 in 2021. It was established in 2008.
|Batch||Placement Statistics (2020-21)||Placement Statistics(First Session)(2021-22)|
|Number of Companies Participated||256||226|
|Number of Students Placed||725||-|
|Number of Offers||1046||1316|
|Highest CTC||INR 70 LPA||-|
|Average CTC||INR 20.58 LPA||-|
|Major Sector||Analytics / Consulting / Finance||-|
|Top Recruiters||Microsoft, Qualcomm, Goldman Sachs||Bajaj Auto, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan|
Vellore institute of technology was established in 1984. The institute is accredited by name with an 'A' grade and has been ranked among the top BTech colleges in India by NIRF and Outlook. The institute has two campuses one in Vellore and the other one in Chennai. VIT Chennai campus is spread across 360 acres of land and the Chennai campus is spread over 150 acres of land.
Tabulated below are further details of 2020 & 2021 placements:
|Total placed||4914 (84.65%)||5031 (85.62%)|
|No. of Companies Visited||739||842|
|Average CTC||INR 7.13 LPA||INR 7.38 LPA|
|Highest CTC||INR 41.6 LPA||INR 44 LPA|
The following table mentions the ranks of the top 5 BTech colleges for various zones. This data has been published by India today showing the top BTech courses in India:
|Rank||East zone||North zone||South zone||West zone|
|1||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur||Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai||Government college of engineering, Pune|
|2||Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati||Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani||SRM Institute of Technology, Chennai||Nirma Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad|
|3||Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Mesra, Ranchi||Delhi Technical University (DTU), Delhi||National Institute of Technology (NIT), Karnataka||K.J. Somaya College of Engineering, Mumbai|
|4||National Institute of Technology (NIT), Durgapur||Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi||National Institute of Technology (NIT), Calicut||Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Gandhinagar|
|5||National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela||Netaji Subhas Institue of Technology, Delhi||National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli||Veer Mata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI), Mumbai|
The students who prefer to pursue their careers in the top BTech college in India can apply through the national level entrance exams. The most popular entrance exam for BTech aspirants in India in JEE. JEE score not only leads to the topmost BTech colleges in India, but it also forms the first step for entering into the portals of the most prestigious IITs.
JEE is an acronym for the Joint Entrance Exam. All the IITs rely on the JEE Advanced score for admission while most of the other colleges rely on the JEE Main score for shortlisting candidates for admission. The exam is divided into two parts, Mains and Advanced. First, the candidate is required to appear for the Main exam. The students who qualify for the Mains become eligible for taking the JEE Advanced test.
Some of the top BTech colleges in India accepting JEE Main scores are given below:
Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam (UPSEE) is a state-level entrance exam conducted by universities in Uttar Pradesh. Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU), UP is the conducting body for the exam. It is widely accepted by many top BTech colleges in India to shortlist candidates for admission.
Some of the top BTech colleges in India accepting UPSEE test scores are given below:
India consists of many top BTech colleges which have a very good reputation regarding their placements records. Some of the premier BTech colleges that contribute to this are IITs, NITs, IISC Banglore, ISM Dhanbad, and many others.
The diagram given below shows the CTCs offered by various top BTech colleges in India.
Source: Official Website
Candidates must choose the correct specialization as it helps to decide a career path at the time of recruitment. Given below are the top BTech courses in India:
|Top BTech Colleges in Delhi||Top BTech Colleges in Mumbai|
|Top BTech Colleges in UP||Top BTech Colleges in Tamil Nadu|
Tabulated below is the list of some top BTech Aerospace Engineering Colleges located in India along with the course fee structure.
|College Name||Average Course Fee (per year)|
|IIT Bombay||INR 2,28,000|
|IIT Madras||INR 75,116|
|IIT Kharagpur||INR 82,070|
|IIT Kanpur||INR 2,15,600|
|Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal||INR 3,35,000|
|KIIT Bhubaneswar||INR 4,29,000|
|HITS Chennai||INR 2,29,500|
|Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar||INR 1,68,000|
|UPES, Dehradun||INR 16,04,500|
|Amity University, Noida||INR 3,11,000|
A BTech in Computer Science graduate has various Career Options and Jobs to choose from. They can work in profiles such as Software Engineer, Testing Engineer, System Analyst, and Technical Support Engineer. After passing out successfully, an individual can earn an average package of INR 2 to 4.5 Lacs. Some of the major recruiters for B.Tech. Computer Science course is software giants like Infosys, and Accenture, etc.
Some of the top BTech CSE Colleges in India are as follows:
Ques: How many IITs are there in India?
Ans: There is a total of 23 IITs spread across the country.
Ques: How many NITs are there in India?
Ans: There is a total of 31 NITs spread across the country.
Ques: How can I get admissiotoin National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli?
Ans: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Trichy accepts the JEE Mains score for shortlisting candidates for admission. It is the topmost NIT in IndiaToto fetch a BTech seat in NIT, Trichy one must score extremely well in JEE Mains.
Ques: What are the BTech fees in private colleges?
Ans: The cost of pursuing BTech in India varies from INR 1 lakh to 20 lakhs.
Ques: Which is the best private college for pursuing ing BTech?
Ans: Some of the top private BTech colleges in India are Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai, and SRM Chennai among many others.
Ques: What are the various BTech branches one can choose from?
Ans: Various BTech branches include civil engineering, computer science engineering, mechanical engineering, automobile engineering, electrical engineering, chemical engineering, and mining engineering among many others.
Ques: Which BTech specialization fetches the highest salary packages?
Ans: As per the recent trends, computer science engineering fetches the highest salary packages.
Ques: Which IIT has been ranked as the best among all the other IITs by NIRF?
Ans: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras has been ranked as the best BTech institute in India for the year 2019.
Ques: What are the top colleges which conduct their entrance tests?
Ans: Some of the top private colleges which conduct their entrance tests are Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai, Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani. The entrance exams conducted by these institutes are VITEEE and BITSAT respectively.
Ques: What average annual salary can a BTech graduate expect?
Ans: In India, a BTech graduate from a decent institute can easily expect an average annual salary of INR 6 lakhs.
Ques. What are the BTech fees in Government colleges in UP?
Ans. Given below is the list of BTech fees in Government colleges in UP:
₹ 75.12 K
₹ 96.57 K
₹ 11.40 K
₹ 2.71 K
Chennai, Tamil Nadu | UGC, COA, NBA, AIU Accredited
₹ 2.04 Lakhs
₹ 2.16 Lakhs
₹ 2.22 Lakhs
₹ 1.98 Lakhs
₹ 4.23 Lakhs
₹ 2.19 Lakhs
₹ 16.05 Lakhs
₹ 2.23 Lakhs
₹ 50.00 K
₹ 9.88 Lakhs
₹ 1.49 Lakhs
₹ 84.98 K
₹ 2.29 Lakhs
₹ 1.53 Lakhs
₹ 2.23 Lakhs
₹ 3.25 Lakhs
₹ 2.58 Lakhs
₹ 1.30 Lakhs
₹ 16.15 K