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Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli

About Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli

Walchand College of Engineering began in 1947 and it is spread over an area of 90 acres. The college is funded by Seth Walchand Hirachand Memorial Trust and Government. It is sanctioned by AICTE and accredited by NBA. 

Initially, when the college started its working it had a single course of BE Civil Engineering. An Adhoc committee was set up to conduct the daily activities of the college which was later on transferred to the Administrative Council. The postgraduate program was set up in 1971. It became an autonomous institute in the year 2007 and its entire structure was revamped based on the advice of US, IIT experts, and academic counselors.

In 1971, Post Graduate programs in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and Diploma program in Industrial Electronics were introduced. PG programs in Electronics Engineering and UG program in Computer Science and Engineering were introduced in 1986. Walchand College of Engineering admission is taken care of by the admission and management cell. The college participated in the World Bank-funded scheme which Technical Education Quality Improvement Program and stood 2nd out of 127 institutes that participated in the program.

In 1997 PG program in CSE was introduced and the B.E. program in Information Technology was introduced in 2001 with an intake of 60 students. An intake of 30 students was also approved for Computer Science & Engineering program. Walchand College of Engineering has a scheme for full-time doctoral programs and also offers Ph. D. programs of Shivaji University in various branches of engineering. WCE admissions are done on a merit basis.

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Walchand College of Engineering Highlights:

Walchand College of Engineering Highlights
Year Of Establishment  1947
Type Of Institution  Private 
Approved By  AICTE, NBA 
Infrastructure Library, Gym, Labs, Hostel, Sports Club
Walchand Collge Courses B. Tech, BE, M.Tech Walchand College of Engineering Fees
Walchand College  Address Sangli - Miraj Road, Vishrambag, Sangli, Maharashtra 416415
Contact No. +91-233-2300383
Email [email protected]
Website http://www.walchandsangli.ac.in/

Walchand College of Engineering Courses:

The college provides courses in the stream of engineering. The courses are offered in B.Tech and M.Tech categories. 

Courses Specialization
B.Tech. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, CSE, IT
M.Tech. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, CSE, IT

 Walchand College of Engineering Rankings:

  • Ranked 52 by Outlook India in 2016.
  • Ranked 52 by Outlook India in 2015.

Walchand College of Engineering Placements:

  • Many reputed Indian companies visit the college to recruit the students.
  • The college has its Training and Placement cell.
  • The Walchand College of Engineering Placement cell takes care of the placements and training of the students.
  • All the departments are connected with the cell and get updates constantly as per the requirements of organizations.

Walchand College of Engineering FAQs:

  1. Is the university recognized and accredited by a national body?
     - Yes, the college is accredited by NBA and approved by AICTE.

  2. What are the courses provided by the college?
     - The college provides courses in the stream of engineering under B.Tech and M.Tech categories.

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Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure

Walchand College of Engineering Eligibility Criteria:

The admissions are based on the marks in the qualifying exam. The Walchand College of Engineering Sangli cut off is the primary criteria for the admissions into the college.

Course Eligibility
B.Tech/ BE
  • Candidate should have completed 12 with 45%marks.
  • The candidate needs to appear for JEE Main or MHTCET.
  • Candidate should have completed BE/ B.Tech with 40% marks.
  • Candidate should have GATE score or 40% marks in Written Test + Interview

Walchand College of Engineering Admission:

Candidates have to apply for the MHT CET exam by visiting its website and registering online. The Walchand Admission procedure is mentioned below. 

  • Visit the MHT CET website and register online and fill-up the form.
  • Upload scanned photograph and signature.
  • Pay the Application Fee. 
  • Print the confirmation page.

Courses and Fees Structure of Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli

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Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 60,000
Diploma in Engineering  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 18,000
Diploma in Engineering  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 12,000
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 68,000

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Placements and Average package

Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli Placements and Average Packages
Course type Average Salary Highest Salary Companies Visiting
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] 4.8 Lacs Per Annum 13 Lacs Per Annum Petrofac,HCC,L&T

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 11 Student's Reviews 7.3/10  
Overall Rating
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Needs Improvement
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 7/11 students

Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli Ranking

Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
NIRF 168

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is approved by AICTE, NBA; affiliated to Shivaji University - [SUK], Kolhapur.

Hostel Details

Walchand College of Engineering Hostel Details:

Walchand College Of Engineering at Sangli provides hostel accommodation for girls only.

  • The Walchand College of Engineering facilities has 8 hostel blocks with a capacity of 738 students. 
  • Two blocks are for girls only.
  • Internet facility is available across all rooms.
  • The hostel has a separate mess with all amenities.


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Contact Details and Location

Address : A/P Vishrambag, Sangli, Maharashtra India
Website : http://www.walchandsangli.ac.in

Student Reviews

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018

Daily classes are held from morning 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, in between practicals are held. There is the best faculty having good background and knowledge. Overall, I would say college is quite good.

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2019
  • Class timings at Walchand College of Engineering are from almost 9 AM or 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
  • Every Day lab is conducted.
  • Teaching is Good.
  • Overall Experience is great.

  • There are various clubs at Walchand College of Engineering.
  • Main festivals is Cultural. Overall College life is Good, Awesome...

Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2014
  • College timings are from 8AM to 3:30PM.
  • All staff is very good. They are giving there best in teaching.
  • I had very good experience in college and learnt many skills.

  • Many clubs are there in college.
  • Overall life in college is happy. Got very good experience. learn many things easily. 

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