The megacity of Bangalore is one of the fastest developing cities of India. It is a manufacturing, IT and educational hub of the country. The mild pleasing weather and best in class facilities available in the city make it a preferred destination among engineering aspirants. The large organisational structure with offices of innumerable major commercial players brings the city’s students better exposure. The city abodes some the countries best colleges including IISc,IIIT,IIM,NLU and more. A number of private colleges with world class faculties teaching industry oriented syllabus are also present in the city. The city is a haven for engineering students and a large number engineering aspirants dream of joining colleges present here.
The city is preferred by students because they get better exposure to the companies present here through internships and their chances of getting a job after graduation is high. Some of the engineering courses offered by the cities colleges include:
- Electronics and telecommunication
- Computer science
- Information technology
- Civil engineering
- Mechanical engineering
- Electrical and electronics, and many more
Students can choose to pursue BE or B. Tech for their graduation in engineering. M. Tech is the most popular course for post-graduation in engineering. While most of the colleges require IIT-JEE or other such score for admission several engineering colleges in Bangalore also take direct admissions through their independently conducted admission procedures.
Direct admission in these colleges mean paying a little more than a candidate who secured the admission through entrance tests or through examination scores. Usually direct admission seats are reserved to a small percentage of the total number of seats. These direct admission seats are sometimes termed as management quota seats. A candidate must fulfil the eligibility criteria set for admission on these seats.
Qualification needed for direct admission in engineering college includes a passing certificate of 10+2 exams or equivalent with Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects with a minimum percentage marks as defined by the college. The colleges can then choose to conduct an entrance exam and/or interview of the selected candidates.
Some of the most popular engineering colleges in Bangalore are:
- M.C. College of Engineering
- Dayanand College of Engineering
- HKBK College of Engineering
- Kammavari Sangha’s Institute of Technology
- Ghousia College of Engineering, Ramanagara
- Oxford Institute of Technology
Taking direct admission in engineering college of Bangalore comes with several benefits. The students can prepare for tests conducted by the desired colleges and concentrate on exclusively on their entrance patterns.
Direct admission opens the doors for a bright future with these colleges providing them a chance to acquire job opportunities in MNCs with good salary package. A college set in Bangalore is ideal among students for the quality education system of the city. The city provides comfortable living experience with placement training in second semester. The large number of companies established in the city, having operations in various fields of engineering, provide a right platform for training and recruitment of the students. Colleges like HKBK College of Engineering are recognised for providing institute-industry interactions along with guest lectures and workshops. They provide additional certifications and trainings on technical skills to boost placement opportunities and skills of their students. They also help start-ups by providing physical infrastructure along with guidance by mentors and experts.