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RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore

About RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore

RV College of Engineering was established in 1963 and the College is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation [NBA]. It has also received approval from the All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE]. The College is recognized as one of the best Technical Education institutes in the country. It aims to develop professionals through holistic education focusing on individual growth, discipline, integrity, ethics, and social sensitivity.

The college provides quality education in various undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the fields of Engineering, Management, and Computer Applications. The College offers 12 Undergraduate Engineering Programs, and 21 Master's Degree Programs, and Doctoral Programs. RV College of Engineering admission will be based on marks obtained in KCET (Karnataka Common Entrance Test). It has consistently received many awards and rankings over the years. The college provides various learning opportunities for better productivity. The college aims are to give quality based education and emphasizing experiential learning with the state of the art infrastructure. RVCE focuses on technologies that are sustainable and inclusive for benefitting all sections of society. 

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RV College of Engineering Highlights

The Highlights of the College like the established year, approvals, accreditations, infrastructure facilities, college address, and courses offered are mentioned below.

Year of Establishment 1963
Approvals All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE]
Official Website https://www.rvce.edu.in/
Collaborations VEPSUN
Accreditations National Board of Accreditation [NBA]
Contact Number 91 - 080-6717 8000 / 8021 / 8020
E-mail [email protected]
Infrastructure Food Court, Transport, Bank, Post Office, Gymnasium, Play Ground, Cafeteria and Health Centre, Library, WiFi Campus, and Hostel
RV College of Engineering Address Mysore Rd, RV Vidyaniketan Post, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560059
RV College of Engineering Programmes Undergraduate, Postgraduate

RV College of Engineering Courses

The courses offered at RV College of Engineering at the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels are mentioned below.

Courses Specialization
Architecture, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Instrumentation Technology, Industrial Engineering & Management, Information Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Telecommunication Engineering
Master of Computer Applications [MCA]
Bio-Medical Signal Processing & IT, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Computer Networking, Computer Science & Engineering, Communication Systems, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Digital Communication Engineering, Highway Technology, Information Technology, Machine Design, Product Design and Manufacturing, Power Electronics, RF and Microwave Engineering, Software Engineering, Structural Engineering, Tool Engineering, Master of Engineering Management, VLSI design & Embedded systems

RV College of Engineering Departments

The Departments works under the College are mentioned below.

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electronics and Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Information Science and Engineering
  • Master of Computer Applications
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Telecommunication Engineering
  • Basic Sciences

RV College of Engineering Rankings and Awards

RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore has received many awards and recognitions for delivering quality education.

  • RVCE ranked 2nd among Technical Institutions selected for the World Bank supported TEQIP Phase II Sub Comp: 1.2, facilitated by MHRD GOI. World Bank-supported TEQIP Phase II – Centre of Excellence in Macroelectronics for 3 years (2015-2018).
  • RVCE ranked as the top institute (No:1) in the country among the self-financed engineering for Return on Investment(RoI) / Value for Money for students by Outlook in June 2013.
  •  RVCE is also No 1 in the area of sport under VTU in Karnataka among engineering colleges.
  •  Ministry of Human Resources Development (GoI) chose RVCE for showcasing India’s new
  • Accreditation process during the review by International Observers.
  • Strong R&D focus: Completed over 100 projects, The institute has about 45 Ongoing projects from various funding agencies including DST, DBT, DRDO and its affiliated agencies, UGC, VTU, AICTE, CII, and VGST Karnataka ( a transformation from about Rs.7 Crores in 47 years to close to Rs 45 Crores of approvals in 3 years).
  • RVCE’s ranking according to the survey of ‘The Week’ magazine – June 2015: 9th among top 99 Pvt. Engg. Colleges in the country, 40th among top 100 Engineering colleges in the country and 5th among top 72 Pvt. Engineering colleges.
  • RVCE has been awarded the ‘Sustainable Institute Industry Partnership SIIP-2014’ Award, by the Society for Educational & Entrepreneurship Development (SEED)-Chennai, during National Conference on “Sustainable Institute Industry Partnership – SIIP 2014” at IIT-Madras, Chennai.
  • RVCE has been awarded “Engineering College of the year 2014” by Higher Education Review for academic excellence, during Dec. 2014.
  • RVCE students team “BAJA (All-Terrain Vehicle - ATV)” emerged the National Champions at the vehicle designing championship held at National Institute of Technology (NIT) Jamshedpur during Dec. 2014. (44 institutions participated in the competition).
  • Asha Bhat, 7th Sem. ECE Dept. student, made the country proud by winning the title of Miss Supranational 2014 held in Poland during Nov. 2014 and becoming the first Indian to clinch the crown since its inception. Asha was also be gratified with a prize money of $25000.
  • Mr. Arvind M, 3rd Sem. Civil Engg. Dept. represented India in the World University Games 2015, held at Gwangju, South Korea from 3rd to 14th July 2015. 
  • RVCE Won the Wipro "Earthian Award" for its Sustainability-based initiatives in Jan 2014.
  • VCE is one of the 100 Engg colleges in India selected for the QEEE pilot program.
  • RVCE was awarded the Bharathia Vidya Bhanvan Best Overall Performance, Best Engg College by the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) Dec 2013.
  • RVCE ranked among the top technical institutions selected for World Bank supported TEQIP Phase II 1.2 grant by GoI. Also selected as one of the 14 Colleges in India for TEQIP CoE and India's first in the area of MACROELECTORNICS in 2013.
  • Ranked among the top 6 Technical Institutions in India for Industry linkages by AICTE-CII-Price Water Cooper (PWC) Survey 2012.
  • NBA-MHRD chose RVCE as one of the Institutes for review of India's new Accreditation process in the presence of International Observers and also Nominated RVCE as a Nodal Center for Implementation of Outcome-Based Engineering Education.
  • RVCE has been ranked No.1 in Sports under VTU in 2013 among over 200 colleges in Karnataka.
  • RVCE awarded the "Best Innovative Spirit Award" at CII Innovation Conference in 2012.
  • Strong R&D focus, & industry-academic collaboration having completed over 100s of projects & currently running about 40 projects, 25 industry based labs, and 35 courses offered with industries. worth Rs. 50 Crores funded by public and private agencies.
  • Ranked No1 in India for affordable engineering education or RoI for students in terms of value & employability among private institutions by outlook Magazine for the last 3 years.
  • Dedicated Community Service culture.
  • Utilizes its expertise in various disciplines to conduct Research and Development for Industry and Defense establishments in the country.
  • Centre for Manufacturing Research & Technology Utilization (CMRTU) is involved in conducting research in cold hole expansion, Material Science, Nanotechnology and news materials.
  • CMRTU has executed projects worth more than 5 crores to DRDO, HAL, ISRO, CABs, NAVAL Research, AICTE, UGC, DST, etc.
  • RV centre for Sustainable Technology, carrying out research in the composted manure and the environment.
  • Sports luminaries like Mr.Anil Kumble, Mr.Chetan Babbur, Mr. Ashok Nayak – HAL Chairman, are proud alumni of the college.
  • Mrs. Vijayalakshmi Bidri top I.A.S. Officer is also an alumnus of the college.
  • RV centre for Gandhian Principles and Values-Based Education to promote moral values to the modern world, who are influenced by the westernization
  • Kriyakalpa- Techno culture Museum, a culmination of old technology with new technology to exhibit the talent of the village folklore
  • Has collaborative arrangements with leading universities in the USA, France, Australia and Germany for Post-Graduate and research programmes.
  • RV centre for social services & skills promotion (SKIP) an organization for helping the deprived class of society.
  • NSS, NCC, Sports, Cultural Activities are given prime importance for the overall development of the students.
  • Almost around 95% of the eligible students are placed through campus selection.

RV College of Engineering Placements

RVCE maintains an excellent placement record. Students who are studying in RVCE have been recruited by some of the world's leading corporate, besides leading Indian companies. RV College of Engineering placements is growing every year and in 2018, 245 companies visited the campus. The Visiting companies in RVCE have mentioned below.

24/7 Customer Private Limited Deloitte Consulting India Pvt Ltd KIRLOSKAR OIL ENGINES
3Dplm Software Solution Limited Delphi Automotive Systems Pvt. Ltd Kiwi Foods (India) Pvt. Ltd
Abb India Limited Deltax KHATIB & ALAMI
Absolut Data Research & Analytics Desmet Ballestra India KNOLSKAPE Solutions Pvt Ltd
Abyeti Technologies Pvt Ltd Diamond Storm Technology and Services Pvt Ltd Knowledgefaber Private Limited
Accenture Services Private Limited Digital Juice Animations Pvt Ltd Knowlarity Communications India Pvt Ltd
Accolite Software India Private Limited Directi Internet Solutions Pvt. Ltd KPMG India Private Limited
ACO TECHNOLOGIES INDIA PVT LTD Dr.Reddy's Laboratories Kuliza Technologies Pvt. Ltd
Adani Groups EBAY PAY PAL KVP Business Solutions Pvt Ltd.
Adobe Systems India Pvt Ltd EDGEVERVE INFOSYS Larsen & Toubro Limited (ECC)
Aig Analytics India eLitmus Evaluation Pvt Ltd Larsen & Toubro Limited(IES)
Airvana Networks India Pvt Ltd EMC² Corporation Larsen & Toubro Limited(POWAI)
Airwatch Technologies India Private Limited Ericsson India Global Services Pvt. Ltd LG Electronics India Pvt Ltd
Akamai Technologies India Pvt Limited Ernst & Young Services Pvt. Ltd LG Soft India Private Limited
Aks Software Limited ESI SOFTWARE Linked In
Akzo Nobel Coatings India Private Limited EXETER GROUP/j235 Software India Pvt. Ltd LiquidHub India
Al Ghurair Group EXL Service (I) Pvt Ltd LSI India Research & Development Private Limited
Alcatel Lucent Technologies EXPICIENT Software Private Limited M CUBE Technologies Private Limited
Allgo Embedded Systems Private Limited FactSet Systems India Private Limited Mahindra & Mahindra Limited
ALPHA 9 MARINE Fidelity Business Services India Pvt Ltd MAHINDRA COMVIVA Technologies Limited
Alshya Systems Firetide Networks Pvt Ltd Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers Limited
Alstom Projects India Ltd Flipkart Internet Pvt Ltd Mashreq Bank
Althea Systems & Software Pvt. Ltd. FMC Technologies, Inc MAXIM INTEGRATED
Amadeus Software Labs India Pvt. Ltd. FRACTAL ANALYTICS McAfee Software India Pvt Ltd
Apache Http Server Futures First Info Services Pvt Ltd McKinsey & Company
Applied Materials Inc Gati Kintetsu Express Pvt. Ltd., Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India Private Limited
Areva T&D India Ltd GE HEALTH CARE MetricStream Inc
Aricent Inc Gemba Concepts Michelin India TamilNadu Tyres Pvt. Ltd
ARM Embedded Technologies Pvt Ltd GENPACT Microchip Technology
Artoo IT Solutions Pvt. Ltd. GIGSKY India Private Limited Microsoft
Aryaka Networks India Pvt Ltd Global Analytics India Miebach Consulting India Pvt Ltd
Asian Paints Limited GLOBAL LOGIC inc. Mindtree Limited
ATKINS GMR Infrastructure Ltd Misys Software Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.
Atos Origin India Pvt Ltd Gnostice Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd Moog Controls India PVT LTD
Atotech India Ltd Goldman Sachs Group Inc Moonraft Innovation Labs Pvt. Ltd.
Auma India Ltd GOOD RICH / UTC Aerospace Systems MORGAN STANLEY
Aurigo Software Technologies GOOGLE Motorola Mobility India Private Ltd
Autoliv India Pvt Ltd Grant Thornton India Private Limited MphasiS Limited
Avanti Learning Center Harman International (India) Pvt. Ltd Mu Sigma Business Solutions Pvt Ltd
Avtec Ltd Hawe Hydraulik PVT LTD National Instruments India Pvt. Ltd
Azul Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd HCL GENERIC Nauvata Engineering Pvt. Ltd.
Bajaj Auto Limited HCL Technologies Limited Neev Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd
BASF India Limited HEEREMA MARINE CONTRACTORS Nestle India Limited
BETSOL Ltd HERO MOTO CORP NetCracker Technology Solutions (India) Pvt Ltd
Bharat Electronics Limited Hewlett-Packard India Sales Pvt Ltd Neudesic Technologies
BHATIA Hindustan Unilever Limited Nitesh Estates Limited
Bidgely Technologies Pvt.Ltd HONDA MOTORS Company Limited Novell India Pvt Ltd
Bill Forge Private Limited HUAWEI TECH NSE TECH
Blue Jeans Networks India Pvt Ltd Hyundai Motor India Limited NTT DATA FA Insurance Systems
Blue Ocean Hycom Engineering India Pvt Ltd NUTONIX
Bosch I Gate Global Solutions Ltd O9 Solutions Management India Private Limited
Brigade Group IBM India Pvt Ltd. Obopay Mobile Technology India Pvt Ltd
BRIDGEi2i Analytics Solutions IBM ISL Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
Bristlecone India Limited ICICI SECURITIES Limitd OnMobile Global Ltd
Broadcom Corporation iCreate Software India Pvt. Ltd. Open Silicon Research Pvt Ltd
bscpl infrastructure limited Ideal Celler Oracle India Pvt Ltd
Buhler India Pvt Ltd Indegene Lifesystems Pvt. Ltd Oracle India Pvt Ltd (App Div)
CA Technologies INFIBEAM Oracle India Pvt Ltd(CGBU)
Capco Technologies Pvt Ltd Infineon Technologies India Pvt Ltd Oracle India Pvt Ltd(GCS)
CAPGEMINI Consulting Infinera India Pvt. Ltd., Oracle India Pvt Ltd(OFSS)
Capillary Technologies Private Limited Informatica Business Solutions PVT Limitd Oracle India Pvt Ltd(People Soft)
Cargill India Pvt. Ltd INFOSYS Oracle India Pvt Ltd(PGBU)
CATAMARAN Venturs Infotech Enterprises IT Services Pvt. Ltd Oracle India Pvt Ltd(SERVER TECH)
Caterpillar Inc Ingersoll Rand (India) Ltd Oracle India Pvt Ltd(SYSTEMS)
CCI – Control Component India. Inmobi Technology Services Pvt Ltd ORACLE SUN MICRO
Cerner Healthcare Solutions INSPIRAGE Orbitz India Services Pvt Ltd
Cisco Systems (India) Pvt Ltd INATECH Pace Micro Technology (India) Pvt Ltd
CITI BANK Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd PAYPAL
Citrix R&D India Pvt. Ltd INTUIT Pegasystems Inc
Cleartrip Travel Services Pvt. Ltd. ITC Infotech India Ltd Perfios Software Solutions Pvt Ltd
Cloud Lending Solutions ITC LTD (ABD Div) PerkinElmer, Inc
CloudThat Technologies ITC LTD (Agri Div) Persistent Systems Ltd
Cognizant Technology Solutions ITC LTD (Paper Div) PHOTON INFOTECH PVT LTD
Common Floor ITC LTD (Toboco) Playdom India Pvt Ltd
CommVault Systems India Pvt Ltd Ittiam Systems Pvt Ltd Porter
Computer Sciences Corporation JDA Softwares Private Limitd Practo Technologies Pvt Ltd
Comviva Technologies Limited JMC Projects (India) Ltd. PRIME SOFT
Consortium for DEWATS Dissemination (CDD) Society John Deere India Private limited Praxair India Private Limited
Cybage Software Pvt. Ltd JONES LANG LASALLE INC Qualcomm India Pvt Ltd
Cyient Limited JPMorgan Chase & Co QUIKR
Cypress Semiconductors India Private Limited JSW Steel Limited QuEST Global Engineering
D.E. Shaw & Co Jubilant Generics Limited Rare Mile Technologies
Daikin AirConditioning India Pvt Ltd JUNIPER Networks Inc Red Hat India Pvt Ltd
Danske IT and Support Services India Private Limited kef infrastructure india pvt. Ltd Reliance Industries Limited
DELL India Private Ltd Kennametal India Ltd. Reliance Jio Infocom Ltd
ZS Associates India Pvt. Ltd. Zuari Cement Ltd Zynga Game Network India Private Limited

Read more about RVCE Placement.

RV College of Engineering Facilities

The College gives excellent infrastructure facilities to its students. The College is spread over 51.4 acres. The Classrooms are provided with multimedia projectors and an internet facility. The facilities provided by the College are mentioned below.

  • Food Court
  • Post Office
  • Bank
  • Transportation facility
  • Health Center
  • Internet facilities
  • Sports and Gymnasium
  • Seminar halls
  • Waste Management
  • Hostel

The College has a well-equipped library which is established in the year 1963. The Library has a vast collection of books, reference books, international journals, bound volumes, e-books, e-journals, encyclopedia, and other multimedia resources. The Library has certain facilities which are mentioned below.

  • Book Bank Facility
  • Circulation of Books
  • InterLibrary Loan
  • Classification of Books
  • Reference Services
  • User awareness Programme
  • Reprographic Services

Read more on RVCE Facilities provided at the campus.

RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

RV College of Engineering Eligibility Criteria

RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore courses have different eligibility requirements. They are mentioned below.

RVCE B.E Eligibility

B.E is a 4-year undergraduate program offered at RVCE.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Applicant must have passed B.Arch from a recognized University.
  • The Applicant must have a valid GATE/ PGCET score.

RVCE MCA Eligibility

MCA is a 2-year postgraduate program offered at RVCE.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Applicant must have passed BCA with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks from a recognized University.
  • The Applicant must have a valid PGCET score.

RVCE M.Tech Eligibility

M.Tech is a 2-year postgraduate program offered at RVCE.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Applicant must have passed B.Tech with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks from a recognized University.
  • The Applicant must have a valid GATE/ PGCET score.

Read more for detailed RVCE eligibility criteria of various courses.

RV College of Engineering Admissions

  • The Application form is available on the official website of the college.
  • RV College of Engineering admission is done on the basis of the relevant entrance exam score.

Courses and Fees Structure of RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore

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RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Engineering [BE]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18.67 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 75,400

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RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 7.50 Lakh

RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore FAQs


How to get admission to RV College of Engineering?

The admissions can be done either by clearing KCET or by management quota


Is RV College of Engineering autonomous?

The RV College of Engineering is a top private technical co-educational college located in Bangalore.


What are the programs offered by the College?

The college provides quality education in various undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the fields of Engineering, Management, and Computer Applications.

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 43 Student's Reviews 8.5/10  
Overall Rating
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 38/43 students

RV College of Engineering, [RVCE] Bangalore Ranking

Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 35
Architecture Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 12

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is approved by AICTE, NBA; affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University - [VTU], Belgaum.

Hostel Details

RV College of Engineering Hostel Details

RV College provided infrastructure facilities which include the hostel accommodation facility also. The College provides the best comfort needed for the students. The RVCE facility provides separate hostels for boys and girls. For first-year students, accommodation is arranged in the Cauvery Block. Accommodation is available in the Annex Block for the PG students. Guest Rooms are also available in the same block.

  • The number of students accommodated in a room depends on the semester the student is in.
  • Hostel Rooms are sharing type.
  • RV College of Engineering hostel has three mess facilities one for the first year and the other two for seniors.
  • There are exclusive Vegetarian and Non-vegetarian mess facilities.
  • The hostilities are provided sports, a gymnasium, and browsing facilities.


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Contact Details and Location

Address : Mysore Road, R V Vidyanikethan Post, Bengaluru, Karnataka - 560059 India
Website : http://www.rvce.edu.in

Student Reviews

Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2018

The class timings will be 9-5 Quality of teaching is very good Overall a good institution for the study


There are various clubs in our college like Taranga etc 8th mile is three main festival Life is very fast and good balance

Master of Technology [M.Tech], batch of 2016

Classes are conducted from 9 am to 5 pm. Teaching method is excellent. Both practical and theoretical knowledge is provided on the core concepts. My overall experience was very good. 


There are many clubs like sports club, singing, dancing club on the campus. Many cultural festivals are also celebrated on the campuses.

Discussion Forum



Hi, Yashawi

Fee structure is approx INR 45,000 and for COMEDK students fee is approx INR 1.5 lakh per year. There is additional fee of INR 22,000 it is the college fee. 


Answer By: Getmyuni

26 Apr 2016


Best colleges for BE in Bangalore

Asked By: Anonymous 18 Jun 2016


Hi radhika!!

Here is a list of top BE colleges in Bangalore:


apart from this we provide information in Fee , faculty , infrastrcuture , placement which will help you in selecting your course.

Answer By: Getmyuni

18 Jun 2016

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