University of Engineering and Management (UEM) Kolkata Quick Updates

May 7: West Bengal JECA Entrance Test (MCA Admission) has been postponed. Revised dates will be announced shortly.

University of Engineering and Management (UEM) Kolkata was established in the year 2014 by the Act No. 25 of 2014 of Government of West Bengal. The Institute is approved by UGC, AICTE and is accredited with ‘Grade A’ by NAAC. UEM is promoted by the Institute of Engineering and Management Trust (IEM). It offers various Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral courses in Engineering, Management, and Science.

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UEM Kolkata Courses 

Courses Offered


Selection Criteria

B.Tech, B.Tech+M.Tech, B.Tech+MBA

The applicant should have scored 60% marks in 10th and 12th and must have PCM in class 12th.



The candidate must have obtained 50% marks in class 10th and 12th.



The candidate must have scored 50% marks in 10th and 10+2 with Mathematics/Computer Applications/Business Mathematics as one of the compulsory subjects in 10+2.



The applicant must have acquired 60% marks in class 10th and 12th and must have studied Mathematics/Statistics at 10+2 level.



The candidate must have scored 50% marks in class 10th, 12th, and Graduation.

CAT/MAT/WBJEMAT/IEMJEE or any other state or national level examination.


The applicant must have obtained 60% marks in class 10th, 12th, and Graduation.


The candidate must have done BCA/B.Sc (CS/IT/Computer Application) with 60% marks.

WBJECA/IEMJEE or any other national or state level examination.

M.Tech, M.Tech+Ph.D.

B.Tech/M.Sc/MCA with 60% marks in relevant subjects.

GATE/PGET/IEMJEE or any other national or state level examination.


The candidate is required to score 50% marks with relevant subjects in class 10th, 12th, and Graduation.

IEMJEE score.


The candidate must hold B.Sc degree with 60% marks in relevant subjects.

UEM Kolkata Ph.D. Course Eligibility

UEM offers Ph.D. in Engineering, Management, and Science through the following eligibility criteria:

  • The candidate should hold a Master’s degree in any discipline from UGC recognized University with 60% marks or
  • The candidate who has obtained a postgraduate diploma of two-year duration or more is also eligible to apply to Doctor of Philosophy program.
  • The candidate has to clear entrance exam conducted by the University.

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UEM Kolkata Scholarship

The University awards the scholarship on the basis of marks obtained in class 12th and Graduation. UEM offers 100%, 50% and 25% scholarship for postgraduate programs and to continue availing these scholarships, a student has to secure a seat in 5% or 10% of the merit list of the semester.

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UEM Kolkata Placement

Placement summary of the University of Engineering & Management (UEM):-

  1. Total number of job offers:- 761
  2. Students with 4 job offers:- 4
  3. Students with 3 job offers:- 13
  4. Students with 2 job offers:- 85
  5. Students with 1 job offer:- 761 (all eligible candidates)
  6. Highest salary:- INR 40 LPA
  7. 2nd highest salary:-INR 4.2 LPA

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UEM Kolkata Ranking and Awards

  • Most Innovative Private University, Innovative Education Award by DNA News Group, BBC News 2017.
  • Best Educational Institute in Engineering, The Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017.
  • Award for Quality in Education in National Education Awards by ABP News 2017.
  • Most Trusted University of the year, International Education Awards 2017.
  • Education Excellence Award by 24 Ghanta News and Zee Network.
  • UEM Kolkata won ‘AAA’ category first 10 institutes among all institutes of India - NPTEL Program.
  • UEMCON 2016 was conducted by UEM Jaipur and UEM Kolkata in Columbia University, New York, USA, in association with IEEE New York, IEEE USA and IEEE Region 1.
  • UEM Kolkata student stood first amongst all students of India including IITs and NITs in NPTEL program.

UEM Kolkata FAQs

Ques. How is UEM Kolkata?

Ans. UEM Kolkata is one of the best engineering institutes in West Bengal. It has good and experienced faculty members. It offers 100% placements to the students. CSE and the Mechanical department are the best at the university. 

Ques. What is the selection criteria for admission at UEM Kolkata to UG courses?

Ans. The institute offers admission on the basis of marks secured in the entrance exam i.e. IEMJEE conducted at institute level. In case any student has similar marks, then admission will be done on the basis of a collective evaluation of merit, counseling, and marks scored in the qualifying exam.

Ques. Which is better UEM Kolkata or UEM Jaipur?

Ans. Both universities are good in their terms. However, UEM Jaipur has a big campus that UEM Kolkata. But in Kolkata campus, students are offered more opportunities in extra-curricular activities. 

Ques. What is the flagship course at UEM Kolkata?

Ans. B.Tech and B.Sc are the flagship programs at UEM Kolkata. The total fees for B.Tech is INR 3.13 LPA whereas for B.Sc, its INR 1.70 LPA.

Ques. What are the specializations offered at UEM Kolkata for Ph.D.?

Ans. The university offers Ph.D. in three specializations i.e. Engineering, Management and Science. One must have a Master’s degree in relevant discipline to apply for admission at UEM Kolkata.