Govt. Engineering College - GECBH
Government Engineering College (GEC) proffers various courses in the domain of engineering viz. Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication etc.. Barton Hill was established by the Government of Kerala in the academic year 1999-2000. Within a short span of twelve years since inception, the college has achieved notable academic excellence. The college is listed to the University of Kerala. GEC is under the administrative control of the Director of Technical Education, Government of Kerala. The college was established in the month of November 1999 on the land donated by His Highness Sri.Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma, the last ruling Maharaja of the princely State of Travancore. The college started its functioning in the buildings of the Barton Hill Girl’s High School, Kunnukuzhy which is now defunct. The first principal of the college was Prof. G.Jayasankar and Dr. B. Anil is the present principal of the college. The alumni of the college have already secured their places in the B. Tech. rank list of Kerala University and in the top sections of all India GATE rank lists. The alumni of the college have also secured admissions to top research institutions and business schools including foreign universities, IITs and IIMs . The placement record of the college has been phenomenal with majority of the students having received job offers to reputed firms from the campus itself.
The Career Guidance and Placement Unit (CGPU) of the college is actively organizing many events for the students to get placements in reputed organizations. There are good track records regarding campus placements in the previous years. Organizations like Infosys, TCS, Wipro, Accenture, VSNL, HCL, DELL, IBS, Larson and Tubro, Greaves Cotton, Anglo-Eastern Ship Management, Computer Science Corporation, Informatica, Nest, US Technology etc have come to our campus for recruiting students. The organizations specify the academic requirements, and only those candidates having such eligibility will be considered for the selection process. The students are informed about the recruitment programs, and if necessary special coaching programs will be arranged for them to get through the selection process.
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