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Government Engineering College, [GECBH] Thiruvananthapuram Reviews

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Vijay
Vijay
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2022
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

College has many technical societies like ISTE, IEEE, ASME, IEDC, IEEE computer society, IEEE robotics, and automation society, IEEE women in engineering, etc .and non technical societies like NSS (national service scheme),( silver screen) film club,photography club etc our college Government Engineering College Barton hill Trivandrum is listed the cultural fest and technical fests. "Aagneya" our art and cultural fest, which is the main festival on campus. "42" South India's first ever flagship event, a technical fest in collaboration with technical societies like ISTE, IEEE, ASME, etc. My overall experience in college is one word amazing.GECB is the best engineering college in Kerala.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

Two hotels are available for girls. Ladies hostels are situated inside of the campus. Hostel fee is about 1500 per month. Gecb also offers post graduation programs in mechanical engineering and electrical engineering. Our college is blessed with a clean and hygienic canteen offers delicious food. especially chicken biryani for just 55 rupees per plate. And also provides meals for just 35 rupees. Quality of classrooms is satisfactory. And each lecture hall has projectors. Labs like Mechanical lab, Electrical lab, electronics lab, communication lab, material testing lab are good. The college has a large library with lots of reference books etc. College offers high-speed free WiFi of 100 MB/s. The main building has two lists. GECB has got two NBA accreditation. And offers Honour's degree in Btech from the 2018 batch.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

College begins at 9'0 clock and up to 4:00 pm. College buses are available with affordable charges for day scholars. There is a systematic way for projects, exams, and assignments. Quality and method of teaching are outstanding and unexplainable. College is blessed with faculties who are postgraduate from IITs and NITs. Awesome campus with a pleasant environment for studies along with extracurricular activities.Best engineering college in Kerala.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

As Gecb is a government college, the course fee is affordable. Government Engineering College, [GECBH] Thiruvananthapuram [B. Tech] (Mechanical Engineering) Fee Structure. The fee for my course is Rs 8,000 per semester. For SC ST students course fee reduction was available. There are many scholarships available for students like E Grantz, MEA (Malayalees Engineering Association) scholarships, National scholarships, etc. More than 70% of students who got scholarships. The loan is absolutely needless as fee structure is affordable for all categories of students.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
10/10

GECB also provides Internships and stipends. There are many companies like Wipro etc. that hire from our campus every year. More than 50% of a batch which gets placed each year with average salary figures around 10 Lakhs per year. The college has a dynamic alumni association which involves actively on the development and welfare of the college. Notable Alumni Haritha V Kumar- UPSC Civil Service Examination first rank holder. First women from Kerala to achieve this


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Aspirants must pass their Higher secondary or plus two equivalents with a minimum of 75% mark. Aspirants must attend an entrance test (KEAM) and qualify within a rank of below 4000. For mechanical engineering cut-offs for general category was within 4000 ranks in KEAM entrance. Govt engineering college Thiruvananthapuram (GECB) also offers courses like BTech in Civil engineering, Electrical and electronics engineering, Electronics Engineering, and Information technology. GECB is the only college in South India that offers a course in collaboration with Mercedes Benz (ADAM).



Nandu
Nandu
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

A lot of technical students societies are there in the campus. IEEE is the major one and receives accolades every year for the performance. We were awarded outstanding student branch for the year 2017. The other societies include women in engineering, Robotic and Automation society, Power and Energy management society, Computer Engineers society, Indian society for technical society etc. 


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
9/10

2 ladies hostels are there within the campus. A men's hostel is being setup off campus. A lot of hostels and PG facilities are available in the vicinity of the college and the average cost will be around INR 4000 per month. 


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

Class timings are from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The level of teaching is high. College does allow a lot of extracurricular activities as well as socially responsible programs. 


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
9/10

The course fee per year is INR 17000. A plethora scholarship is available to the students. Many of them are provided by the government itself. 100% fees will be offered by these scholarships alone. Around 150 students receive scholarship per year. Loans are not necessary as the fees are affordable. 


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

Internships are not necessary for the curriculum according to the University. But students do take internships in various fields like thermal and hydropower plants, steel manufacturing plants, nuclear power plants etc. The institution has a great placement record. Almost all the students get placed. More than 50% of the placement occurs in the IT sector. The highest salary offered was INR 16 lakhs per annum. 


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Eligibility criteria are completing plus two in any syllabus with physics maths and chemistry as subjects scoring not less than 50% for each. The entrance exam was Kerala Engineering Architecture and Medicine Entrance exam. In order to get admitted to the college, the rank should be within 3000.



Varsha
Varsha
Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering), batch of 2021
INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
7/10

There is a Ladies hostel next to the college campus. The hostel takes fee only for the mess which is also affordable. The food in the college is good. Quality of the classrooms is good. We have got an excellent library and free Wi-Fi also. The infrastructure quality is good, but labs do need improvement.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

The class starts at 9 am and lasts until 4 pm. Each day constitutes 6 periods each of 1-hour duration. The classes and all the faculties are excellent. The college has an excellent atmosphere and each day at the college provides a memorable experience.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

The fee per annum is INR 8225. A lot of scholarships available for all the students in different fields and these are properly informed to the students by the college authorities and these are also properly utilised by the students. The loan is not required.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
8/10

I haven’t done any internship yet. Many prenominate companies recruit the students from our college. Our college does have a good network of alumni.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

To get admission in this college, the candidate must clear the KEAM exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute.



Sambhu
Sambhu
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

I got admitted due to 12th marks and from Kerala engineering entrance examination KEAM.



Nihal
Nihal
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

Life in college is great, there are many clubs aimed at cultural and technical events which are definitely a plus point for the college.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
6/10

Labs have a short capacity, maybe because the college is relatively new, only Ladies hostel is available.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

Exams feel very frequent, maybe because of our new syllabus. The students are given assignments in all their semesters.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

The college fees is around 8500 INR, per year, with various scholarship options open to the students.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

Good Companies have been known to conduct placements in our college but overall it's the student's extra work input that trusts him/her to recruit.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

I appeared for KEAM exam in 2016-2017, that was the eligibility criteria. There was no cutoff beyond that.



Chethas
Chethas
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2022
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
7/10

There are college clubs for a lot of things, but not all of them are active. There is a college fest called aagneya. Life in college is fun and awesome.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
6/10

There is a hostel for female students but none for a male. I dont know the fees. The food is relatively cheap and pretty tasty for that price range. Classrooms are of good quality and there are proper labs though somewhat small there's also college wifi.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
6/10

Daily routine consists of 6hours of classes and 1hr break for lunch Teaching quality is good and there is a use of ppt for the tough part. The overall experience is good.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

8000 i believe Scholarships are there if students meet certain criteria Financially backward people have special scholarship i think On average 10 per class


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

Not done any internships yet. The companies like Infosys sometimes Microsoft or other such global companies come for the placements.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Marks scored for the entrance exam and 12th board marks are used for calculation of rank based on which admission is given. Keam is the entrance I took. Not sure about cut off... there are changes every year.



Akhil
Akhil
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2021
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

There are Fests conducted in our college. Separately for cultural and tech. Life in college is one of the best.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
8/10

Only one for Girls. There are a lot of hostels/PGs nearby. Food from college canteen is okay. The food cost is Rs 50 per meal. Classrooms are spacious and well ventilated. Labs are well maintained.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
9/10

Classes start from 9am-4pm with a lunch break after the first 3hrs. The faculty here are one of the best. 


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

Per semester fee is around INR9000. There are many scholarships available for students including scholarships for the needy and also some scholarships for the bright students.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
7/10

TCS, WIPRO, ENVESNET hires students from our college. MERCEDES BENZ also hires some exceptional students.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Passing KEAM with a good score and with a good board exam marks. The cutoffs for ME in GECBH is around 3000-4000 marks.

 

 

 



Alan
Alan
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Information Technology), batch of 2018
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

Class timings are from 9 am to 4 pm. Lunch breaks from 12 pm to 1 pm.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
10/10

The fee is very low. It is just INR 8225 per year. Scholarships include E Grands, Central Sector and ETC. Almost all of the eligible students get the scholarships. Students education loans are easily available owing to the prestige of the institution.


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
9/10

There are lots of internship and placement opportunities in the college. The CGPU cell is very active. Companies include Bosch, Mercedes, IBM, Envestnet, TCS etc come for campus placements. The placement record of last year was at 110%. ie more than one job offer for the eligible candidates.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility is the completion of 12th with at least 60% marks. The entrance exam was KEAM. Typical cutoffs are like 90% in 12th and an entrance rank of like 5800.



Delfin
Delfin
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Information Technology), batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
10/10

CSI, IEEE, etc are working fine. AAGNEYA the college fest is the main festival on campus. Sargam is our cultural fest. Sports is also there in the college. GECBH is awesome.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
10/10

2500 rupee per month is the hostel fee. PGs are available in college. A meal costs about 30 rupee Classrooms, libraries and labs are excellent. WiFi is also excellent.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
10/10

9 am - 4 pm is the class timing. Assignments are done often. Quality and method of teaching are good. Excellent college experience.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
5/10

E grants scholarship is available and many other scholarships are also available. About 40% students get scholarships. 


PLACEMENTS & ALUMNI NETWORK
10/10

TCS, ENVESTNET, FLYTEX, TATA ELEXI, MERCEDES BENZ are the core companies that come for the campus placements. Alumni network is strong and efficient.


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Pass 12th grade and get a good rank on entrance examination 'KEAM'. Admission and allotment are based on KEAM rank.



anagha
Anagha
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
9/10

NSS, MAD and party related activities happen in the campus. Every festival is celebrated. Life in college is amazing.


INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORTATION
4/10

1 Ladies hostel with INR 12000 per year. Food is okay and the infrastructure is limited due to area constraints. WiFi and labs are pretty good.


ACADEMICS & FACULTY
4/10

9 am - 4 pm is the daily schedule. Some teachers are not that good. While a very few have great knowledge. We end up studying on our own at the end of the semester.


FEES AND SCHOLARSHIP
7/10

INR 8000 per year is the course fee. The top 2 students from each class, get a scholarship. Almost half the students get scholarships. No, loans are not required.