How many engineering seats are there in India?

How many engineering seats are there in India?


Every year more than 15 lakh candidates to take the engineering entrance examinations across India.

According to the relevant sources, more than 14 lakh engineering seats are available for admissions in the colleges across the country.

Apart from engineering colleges, IITs, NITs and IIITs have their own engineering seats.

More than 10,000 engineering seats are available in 16 IITs, 15,000 engineering seats are available in 25 NITs and 1,000 engineering seats are available in IIITs.

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We are proving the list of the states, with number of engineering colleges and their seats available for admissions.

State Name: No of Colleges: No of Seats:
A & N Island 1 90
Andhra Pradesh 704 3,40,007
Arunachal Pardesh 1 216
Assam 11 3,501
Bihar 19 5,209
Chandigarh 5 1,551
Chhattisgarh 53 24,479
Delhi 20 7,981
Goa 4 1,200
Gujarat 101 46,639
Haryana 166 64,280
Himachal Pradesh 21 7,272
Jammu and Kashmir 9 2,471
Jharkhand 14 6,015
Karnataka 188 92,376
Kerala 148 52,211
Madhya Pradesh 227 96,536
Maharashtra 350 1,46,116
Manipur 2 155
Meghalaya 1 420
Odisha 101 45,434
Puducherry 13 6,103
Punjab 105 43,408
Rajasthan 131 58,106
Sikkim 1 558
Tamil Nadu 498 2,36,417
Tripura 1 300
Uttar Pradesh 329 1,36,417
Uttarakhand 33 13,430
West Bengal 88 38,973
Total 3,345 14,73,871

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