Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College - JGEC Jalpaiguri - JGEC
Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College JGEC) is a premier institute for quality technical education in India. Established in 1961, the college has produced many talented engineers till date. It holds the distinction of being the second oldest engineering college in West Bengal.
JGEC is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), and the courses conducted by it have the approval of the All India Council Mr Technical Education (AICTE) and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). The College conducts Bachelor's degree (B. Tech) in six branches and Master's degree (M. Tech) in two branches of Engineering.
The College is located in the outskirts of Jalpaiguri Town, the Divisional Headquarters of seven Districts of North Bengal.
JGEC organizes regular professional training programs to enhance the skills of the candidates seeking employment. The placement cell uses the expertise of the in-house faculty or some external faculty for the training programs. Industrial visit, mock interviews, aptitude test are also organized by the placement and training cell of the institute. These programs give an edge to the students who are seeking a job, as the students are better ready to face the corporate world.
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