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Engineering is one of the most sought-after degrees in the country, with more than one million students graduating each year. Though computer science may be the most popular choice amongst students, other subjects such as Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering have their fair share of enthusiastic students working hard to make a mark in their field. 

A bachelor's degree in engineering opens a wide pathway to various fields, ranging from traditional engineering roles to finance and consulting. Many engineers go on to pursue careers that aren't directly related to the subject they studied in college. All of these factors contribute to making this degree a highly valuable one. Some of the top recruiters for engineering graduates include Oracle, Uber, Tata Projects and Flipkart that offer very high salaries to their recruits. But first, you need to get educated at a top college. 

Here is a list of some of the top engineering colleges in the country

People's University

People's University unlike other entries on the list is a recent addition, but do not let that deter you from applying to this excellent University. Unlike many other colleges in the country, People's University has placed a heavy emphasis on promoting original research work and offering students the freedom to work on personal projects. Their efforts in this regard has quickly managed to give the University a strong reputation for being one of the best B Tech colleges in Bhopal. While the University offers a variety of courses such as hotel management, engineering and nursing academic journals have deemed this to be one of the best colleges in Bhopal for studying engineering.

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Chances are you've heard of this University and rightly so. It happens to be amongst the best in the country for studying engineering. The faculty is highly experienced and entry into the college is tough, to say the least. Placements offered by the University are quite high as well.

VIT University, Vellore

VIT University has time and again been appreciated for offering an outstanding education in all disciplines of engineering. The University was started in 1984 and is widely regarded as the best private engineering college in the country. 

Delhi Technological University

Delhi Technological University, formerly known as the Delhi College of Engineering, is a public university that was established in 1941. The entrance to this University is based on JEE Mains examination. The college's reputation is excellent and so are the placements. 

Indian Institute of Sciences

Located in Bangalore, The Indian Institute of Science is a brilliant university that places a lot of consideration to research. The laboratories are excellent, and the campus is huge. The engineering department at the University is well regarded amongst scholars and employers. 

Manipal Institute of Technology

The Manipal Institute of Technology is a constituent institution of Manipal Academy of Higher Education that specializes in the fields of engineering and technology. This is another example of a private engineering college that offers excellent education to its students. The campus facilities are quite pleasant, and the computer science department is top-notch.

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