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Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering - Shimoga ( Karnataka )

50 Acres
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Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering - JNNCE

The history of JNN College of Engineering is marked by events that have made it synonymous with quality education. Established in 1980 by NES, the College is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi and is recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Government of Karnataka, being re-accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and accredited by Institution of Engineers (India). Set in a lush green environment of over fifty acres the college has every infrastructural facility that more than adequately, meets the requirements of around 3800 students and 400 staff members.

Infrastructure of JNNCE is being continuously developed. A huge, spacious and elegant New Library and Information Centre building with Digital Library is completed recently. Construction of both first phase and second phase of new Girls’ Hostel building is completed. It is interesting to note that more than 12,000 graduates in various disciplines - Civil, Mechanical, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Computer Science, Information Science, Telecommunication Engineering and post graduation programmes of M.Tech, M.C.A. and M.B.A. and Ph.D and M.Sc (Engg.) by research in various disciplines have shown their professional acumen and are respected in industry, R&D, Government organizations & academic institutions in India and across the world. A new M.Tech programme in Power Electronics has been started from 2014-15.

The Centre for Human Resource Development at J.N.N. College of Engineering provides students with placement opportunities through a system of training, counseling and campus recruitments, ensuring that students tune their skills to the perfect environment. Every year a good number of students are placed in different reputed industries. JNNCE is ranked among the top 50 private technical institutions of India as per the research survey of THE WEEK Magazine in 2013 and among the top 75 technical institutions of India successively for the fifth year with 57th rank in India and 9th position in Karnataka in 2015 survey.

The selection rate of JNNCE by students during CET counseling for admissions is increasing considerably every year. European Commission has approved JNNCE as Associate Partner under the project "Sv?" through the India Platform of Ghent University, Belgium and JNNCE would be funded for research and faculty & students study exchange programmes from eight different universities of Europe. JNNCE has signed MOU recently with Chinese institutions; Tianjin Polytechnic University and Tianjin Electronic Information Vocational Technology College for the education exchange of faculty, students and research projects. 2015 turned out to be a year of many achievements by the students and staff. Many useful innovative projects developed for the agricultural field and industries got wide recognition. Highly qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty & staff is the main strength of JNNCE. J.N.N. College of Engineering is an institution with an illustrious tradition,

Overview Courses

List of entrance exams Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), Karnataka PGCET - Karnataka Post Graduate Common Entrance Test
Total faculty 192
Eligibility For Transfer None
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Overview Campus

No. of nearby joints 16
Area 50 Acres
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Overview Placement

  • Arranged 3 days “Freshman Induction program” for first year students (Physics cycle Sections A, B, C, D &E) from 24-08-2014 to 26-08-2014.Program covers Goal Setting, Planning, Habit formation, Presentation Skills etc….. 301 students have attended this program. Trainer: FACE, Bangalore.

  • Conducted the ”Tech Test” for final year students of all branches on 04-09-2014 and 05-09-2014. Test was on C and C++. Questions were prepared by NIIT.296 students have appeared for the test.

  • Arranged the “LNT InfoTech Specific cracker training program” for final year students on 12-09-2014.

  • Interacted with V semester CSE, ISE students to created awareness on placements

  • Working as faculty adviser for the MicroZilla 20-19 student association group event. Inauguration was held on 20-10-2014. Workshop was arranged on Internships.202 Students have participated.

  • Conducted TCS Specific cracker training program by Face, Bangalore for all final year students on 11-10-2014.More than 300 students have attended.

  • Conducted Tech Mahindra Specific cracker training program by Ethnus, Bangalore for all final year students on 26-10-2014.More than 250 students have attended.

  • Sent college brochure and invitations to more than 25 core civil companies.

  • Arranged “Freshman Induction Program” for second semester students of F, G, H, I, and J sections on 29-01-2015 to 31-01-2015. Program covers Habit formation, Planning, Goal Setting and Time management etc…..Trainer: Face Bangalore. Around 270 students have attended this program.

  • Megha passport assistance session has been arranged on 05-02-2015 and 06-02-2015 for final year students.More than 120 people have applied for the passport. Also visited Graphite India Company.

  • A seminar has been arranged on “Study and career prospects in New Zeeland” for final year students on 06-02-2015.More than 80 students have attended this program.

  • Conducted Mock test for Mechanical students.40 students have attended this test.

  • Organized Two days workshop for final year students of civil branch on “Cement and Concrete Technology” from 28-02-2015 to 01-03-2015.

  • Conducted the Preliminary TCS TECHBYTES IT Quiz on 04-03-2015 for II, III and Final year students from CSE and ISE branches. More than 35 teams have participated. Out of which 10 teams have been short listed. IT QUIZ will be held on 14-03-2015 at SIT Tumkur.

  • Organized “JOB FAIR”on 15-04-2015 for final year students of BE, B.COM, MBA and B Sc graduates. More than 300 students have participated.

  • Coordinating Alumni Meet 2015.

  • Coordinated “TCS EngiNX 2015 Contest” in the month of April 2015.

  • Collected and edited data of the institute for the “Questionnaire for Outlook” Survey Magazine 2015.

  • Attended the Comed K Counseling form 07-07-2015 to 11-07-2015.

  • Initiated the BESCOM CAT 2015 and organized the exam on 12-07-2015.

  • Organized Six days training program on “Employability skills” for all the final year students from 27-07-2015 to 01-08-2015. 372 eligible students have attended this program.

  • Initiated the “All India Essay contest” for all engineering students. Contest is hosted by United Nations information centre for India and Sri RamaChandra Mission jointly.

  • Mock test conducted on 22-08-2015 for final year students. More than 380 Students have appeared.

  • Cell has arranged TCS Specific cracker training for eligible students.215 students have attended .Trainer: FACE, Bangalore.

  • Conducted NIIT Tech Test for final year students.230 Students have written the test.

  • Initiated TCS CODE Vita (Coding test) Contest for final final year students. More than 240 students have been registered.

  • Initiated the Society Generale’s Hackathon contest for final year students.

  • Sify Technologies,Bangalore has signed MOU with us to utilize our college IT Infrastructure to conduct on line recruitment exams.

  • Organized the seminar on “German Language” on 28-09-2015 for the interested Pre final and Final year students. More than 100 students have participated. And around 20-25 students are interested to join the program.

  • Organized the “Passport Assistance Mela” for final year students on 07-11-2015.More than 60 students have submitted the application.

  • Organized Three days “Freshman Induction training program” for all the first year (Both Physics and Chemistry Cycle) students from 25-11-2015 to 27-11-2015.650 students have attended this program.

Min Salary 3.0 lacs
Max Salary 6.7 lacs
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