Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College established in 1961 is a premier Engineering College in the State of West Bengal. The College is situated at the outskirt of Jalpaiguri Town, the Divisional HQ of seven Districts of North Bengal. The College offers Bachelor degrees (B.Tech) in six branches and Master degrees (M.Tech) in two branches of Engineering.
Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College (JGEC) is a premier institute for quality technical education in India. Established in 1961, the college has produced many talented engineers till date. It holds the distinction of being the second oldest engineering college in West Bengal.
JGEC is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), and the courses conducted by it have the approval of All India Counsil for Technical Education (AICTE) and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). The college conducts Bachelor's degree (B.Tech) in six branches and Master's degree (M.Tech) in two branches of Engineering. The College is located in the outskirts of Jalpaiguri Town, the Divisional Headquarters of seven districts of North Bengal. Some of the highlights of the college are mentioned below:
|Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College Highlights|
|Type of Institute||Government|
Workshops, Hostel, Labs, Seminars
|Contact Number||(03561) 255131 / 255132|
|Fees||JGEC West Bengal Fees|
|Address||Jalpaiguri, West Bengal 735102|
|Courses||B.Tech, B.Tech (Lateral Entry), M.Tech|
|B.Tech||Computer Science Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering|
|B.Tech (Lateral Entry)||Computer Science Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering|
|M.Tech||Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering|
The facilities provided by the college are mentioned below:
Some of the top recruiters for JGEC Placement are mentioned below:
The institute offers various courses in different disciplines. The candidates interested for admission have to satisfy the below-mentioned eligibility criteria:
|B.Tech (Lateral Entry)||
For JGEC admissions, candidates can apply online on the college's official website. Admission to B.Tech courses is based on the WBJEE scores. JELET scores are considered for admission to B.Tech (Lateral Entry). Admission to M.Tech courses is made based on the GATE exam scores.
Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, [JGEC] West Bengal Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
|Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 4 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 53,187|
|Master of Technology [M.Tech] 2 year(s), Full Time||Rs. 67,550|
|Address :||Jalpaiguri, West Bengal|
The technical fest organized in the campus is SRISTI and the cultural is JECLAT. SRISTI is continued for 4 days where there are many events like Bridge the Gap, Code Chronicles, Robo Soccer, Brain Treasure etc and gaming section like Counter Strike, NFS, FIFA etc. An online event also is held in SRISTI named SHERLOCKED based on solving technical puzzles. Every event carries an attractive prize money also. The cultural fest JECLAT to be held in our campus is the biggest cultural fest in North Bengal. It continues for 1 week. This fest has many interesting events, programmes like Malley, Treasure Hunt, Roadies, Quiz Competition, Wall Painting, T-Shirt Painting etc. The fest becomes more attractive in last day called Social Night. Many reputed famous singers attend every year to make the fest more valuable. The alumni system give a huge amount of donation every year for the fest. The college authority also has a contribution in these fests.
Regular class starts at 10:00 am and ends at 5:00 pm with an interval of 1 hour in between 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm. Overall experience is pretty good. Ragging free environment with the natural beauty of 168 acres.
CFI, Rotaract, NSS, Magazine Club, Jyoti (a free night tuition to poor children), Dance Club, Music Club, Film Society, Sports Club are all the main organizations of our College. Viswakarma Puja, Saraswati Puja, and Holi are the main festivals that are celebrated. Sristi (our annual Techno-Management Fest) and Jeclat (our annual Cultural Fest) are also celebrated here. The life is pretty decent and good in our college.