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.
|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|
The college provides courses in the stream of engineering. The courses are offered in B.Tech and M.Tech categories.
|B.Tech.||Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, CSE, IT|
|M.Tech.||Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics, CSE, IT|
Is the university recognized and accredited by a national body?
- Yes, the college is accredited by NBA and approved by AICTE.
What are the courses provided by the college?
- The college provides courses in the stream of engineering under B.Tech and M.Tech categories.
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.
Candidates have to apply for the MHT CET exam by visiting its website and registering online. The Walchand Admission procedure is mentioned below.
Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
|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|
|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|
Walchand College Of Engineering at Sangli provides hostel accommodation for girls only.
|Address :||A/P Vishrambag, Sangli, Maharashtra India|