Government Engineering College - GEC Bhavnagar - GEC
Government Engineering College (GEC), Bhavnagar is a State Governed institution offering multidiscipline undergraduate programmes in engineering recognized by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. This institute is affiliated to and Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Ahmedabad. New campus of the institute was inaugurated by Hon. Chief Minister of Gujarat State, Shri Narendrabhai Modi on 18th Feb, 2009 and is located just 1.5 KM away from the State transport Depot and 2.5 KM away from Bhavnagar Railway Station. The institute is having huge newly constructed buildings and separate blocks for E.C Department, Mechanical and Production, Library Building, Amenity Building, Works Shop and Administrative Building. Government engineering college,Bhavnagar has always been active in improving the library facility. It offers its services to about 1000 students of different branches of engineering and faculty and staff from various departments of the institute and neighboring institution.The institute is spread over 43400 meter square of land area with 14300 square meters of land having huge newly constructed buildings and separate blocks for Electronics and Communication Department, Mechanical and Production Department, Library Building, Amenity Building, Works Shop and Administrative Building The institute was established in the year 2004 with intake capacity of 120 students in the discipline of Electronics & Communication and Production Engineering, subsequently the intake was increased to 300 students in the year 2008 with Electronics & Communication (120) seats and Production Engineering (120) seats and introduction of Mechanical Engineering (60) seats. Recently total intake of the institute reaches to 540 students with introduction of Computer Engineering (60), Information & Technology (60) and Civil Engineering (60) as new discipline with increase in intake in Mechanical Engineering to 60 more seats.
Govt. Engg. College provides placement assistance to all its students. The dedicated placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, interview facing skills, behavioral skills hereby making them industry-fit. In the recent years the college has witnessed some well known recruitment companies walking-in and being invited for campus placements.
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