Hyderabad, which is believed to be the second destination for IT companies in India after Bangalore, has started noticing an increase in growth rate in IT exports over the years. The city of pearls, Hyderabad, is also known for providing quality education in engineering courses. With many centrally funded institutes besides state and deemed universities, the city has become an education hub for engineering courses.
To pursue engineering in the state-recognised institutes in Hyderabad, one has to qualify in the Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) conducted by the Telangana state. To pursue engineering in central institutes, Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is required. Here are the best engineering colleges in Hyderabad based on the HRD Ministry's National Institutional Ranking Framework.
Top 10 Engineering Colleges In Hyderabad
|S No||NIRF Rank 2018||Name of the College|
1. Indian Institute Of Technology, Hyderabad
The institute was established in 2008 and was declared as one amongst the Institutes of National Importance. This autonomous institute offers both undergraduate and postgraduate engineering courses. The two-year executive MTech in data science engineering is popular.
2. International Institute Of Information Technology, Hyderabad
The institute is located very close to the Hyderabad Information Technology and Engineering Consultancy City (HITEC City), which is a hub for software companies. IIIT Hyderabad was established in 1998 and is accredited with Grade A by NAAC. The institute, approved by UGC, offers full-time undergraduate courses in major streams.
3. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU)
JNTU was established in 1972 and is located in Kukatpally. This is a state-run university and is a member of AIU. It was approved by UGC and is accredited with Grade A by NAAC. It offers a range of engineering courses in undergraduate and postgraduate programs. This is also the largest affiliating university in the Telangana state.
4. University College Of Engineering, Osmania University
This engineering college comes under the Osmania University which was established before independence. It is accredited with NAAC and is located in the campus of Osmania University. The postgraduate courses in engineering are very popular.
5. Malla Reddy Engineering College For Women
The institute was established only in 2002 but earned a good reputation in a short period of time. This is affiliated to JNTU Hyderabad and is approved by AICTE. This is a constituent college of Malla Reddy Group of Institutions.
6. MLR Institute Of Technology
The institute was established in 2005 and is approved by AICTE. The institute was affiliated to JNTU Hyderabad and offers courses in engineering, management and pharmacy.
7. Gokaraju Rangaraju Institute Of Engineering & Technology
This is a private institute and is affiliated to JNTU Hyderabad. The institute was established in 1997 and is accredited by NAAC with Grade A. There is a huge demand for engineering courses in this institute. This institute even offers postgraduate courses.
8. Muffakham Jah College Of Engineering And Technology
This is a private institute established in 1980. The institute is affiliated to Osmania University. It offers more than ten undergraduate engineering courses along with MCA and ME.
9. Vasavi College Of Engineering
The institute was established in 1981 and is affiliated to Osmania University. The college is approved by AICTE and is known for providing the best placements. Along with undergraduate courses, it also offers postgraduate courses in engineering.
10. Vardhaman College Of Engineering
This is the most popular engineering college in Hyderabad and was established in 1999. It is accredited and recognised by UGC, AICTE and NAAC. This is also affiliated to JNTU Hyderabad. This institute is also popular for providing good placements to its students.