Government College of Engineering - GCE
Government College of Engineering, Amravati (GCOEA) is one of the oldest engineering institutes in state of Maharashtra, India. It is located in Amravati. Beside engineering education, it is recognized research center for Ph.D. Programs in Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Electronics and Computer Engineering for Amravati University. The student strength is around 1,700. Government College of Engineering, Amravati, was established in 1964 by the Government of Maharashtra, along with three other Government institutes at Pune, Aurangabad, and Karad. It was initially affiliated to Nagpur University and later on shifted to Amravati University in 1982. The Institute started with three basic disciplines Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering initially. Subsequently degree programs in Electronic & Telecommunication, Computer Science & Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering and Information Technology were added as per the demand and requirements of the country. The institute started part time post graduate course in Electrical Power System in 1986 and later added four P.G. Courses in Thermal Power Engineering, Environmental, Geotechnical, and Electronics Systems and Communication. The institute also offers seven full time PG programs in Electrical Power Systems, Structures, Thermal Power Engineering., Environmental Engineering., Advanced Electronics, Computer Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering. College campus is spread over 114 acres of land on Amravati Walgaon road. Public Work Department is responsible for construction and maintenance of buildings. Every department has its own building, two boy’s hostel and a girl’s hostel. The institute has plans for five more department building of 9000 sq. m. area and two more hostels (for girls and boys each). College at present has 10Mbit/s connectivity having campus wide networking of 1000 nodes and also WiFi spread over entire campus covering all departments, hostels and residential areas.
The institute boasts of consistently successful placement since its inception. The year 2011-12 saw a record (419) students receiving confirm offers, which is (91.68%) of passed-out students from the institute. Total of (40) reputed and top notch organizations visited the campus encompassing the Software/IT and Core Engineering sector. The placements and related matters are looked after by a T&P Cell comprising of a T&P Officer, who is assisted by a T&P committee consisting of staff and students members. The T&P committee handles the entire gamut of activities involved in providing a stepping-stone to the corporate arena for the students of G.C.O.E. Amravati. The T&P committee acts as a liaison with the corporate world and believes in maintaining a positive and interactive relationship with the corporate. The activities involve facilitating the Pre-placement Talks and the planning and execution of the Campus Recruitment Training program (CRT).
|Number of visiting companies||12|
|Min Salary||3.0 lacs|
|Max Salary||6.2 lacs|