Engineering is the discipline , art and profession of acquiring and applying technical , scientific and mathematical knowledge to design and implement materials , structure , machines , devices , systems and processes that safely to realize a desired objective or inventions.
The term engineering itself has a much more recent etymology , deriving from the word engineer which means “ a constructor of military engines ̋ .
Some main branches of engineering are –
aerospace, chemical, civil, electrical , mechanical, computer, software engineering etc.
The institute’s campus spreads over an area of 320 acres. Its features picturesque landscape , architecture and natural beauty, clean and wide roads and several buildings of different stature and nature . The institute has a central library housing a huge collection of books , journals , and magazines . The complete campus area is divided into four zones:
Residential zone for students.
Residential zone for the staff and faculty.
Academic zone for workshops and academic buildings.
Recreational and cultural - cum- social zone for the students.
Indian institute of technology Guwahati , was established in 1994. The academic programme of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995. At present it has 11 departments covering all the major engineering and science disciplines, offering B.Tech, B.Des., M.Tech, Ph.D and M.Sc programmes.
It’s campus is on sprawling 285 hectares plot of land on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra around 20 kms from the heart of the city.
The central library , one of the important central facilities of the institute , currently has 72,000 volumes , including text books, reference books ,conference proceedings, back volumes, standards ,and non-book material such as CD-ROMs, audio tapes , video tapes etc.
The IIT Kharagpur is an autonomous institution of technological education excellence set up by the government of India in 1951.It has highest number of departments , highest student enrollment , and the largest campus.
. The National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli , situated in the heart of Tamil Nadu on the bank of river Cauvery , was started in 1964 . The institution offers under graduate courses in 10 branches and post graduate in 21 disciplines of science , engineering & technology besides Ph.D in all the departments.
. The college has a total campus area of 800 acres . This includes good hostel facilities , hospital, post & telegraph, telecom center , fully computerized State Bank of India branch with ATM facility , book stall, canteen , swimming pool , & co-op stores.
The Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad was established in 1999, as a centre of excellence in Information Technology and allied areas. The institute was conferred the `Deemed university’ status by Govt. of India in 2000.
The institute has been conceived with the ambitious objectives of developing professional expertise and skilled manpower in information technology (IT). The beautiful 100 acre campus is situated at Deoghat, Jhalwa.
The campus is envisaged to be fully residential one, with all its facility , staff and students housed in different pockets. All academic and residential areas are connected to the institute’s network.
RVCE is an Engineering college located in Bangalore . It was one of the first private unaided colleges to be established in India in 1963.The college is located on a verdant campus at the outskirts of Bangalore city on mysore road. RVCE is an autonomous institution under the Visvesvaraya Technological University , Belgaum. The college has a good placement cell, with several companies notable International & Indian Companies, have visited for campus recruitment. Few of the companies include Microsoft , Delphi , Oracle , yahoo, IBM,ABB, wipro, Infosys , Sasken.