Konkan Gyanpeeth College of Engineering - KGCE
- Konkan Gyanpeeth Trust is a trust that has come into existence about 27 years ago out of the vision of the Late Hon. Prabhakar Narayan Dharkar(Aeronautical Engineering in the United Kingdoms and Ex-Minister of Maharashtra Government) respectfully and lovingly called as Appasaheb by all.
- It was set up as a public charitable trust registered under the Society Act 1860 and The Bombay Public Trust act 1950 on 30/09/1989 (Registration No. : F-13395 (Mumbai)) by the Charity Commissioner, Maharashtra state, India (Bharat).
- "The primary aim of the Trust was to provide Quality Education at an affordable cost to the Socially and Economically disadvantaged people with special reference to women learners in the Interior, Rural region."
- The Konkan Gyanpeeth College of Engineering, Karjat(1994) .
- The Trust has been achieving its objectives by providing well laid campuses, Good Infrastructure, Well qualified and competent faculty and above all conducive and learning atmosphere for the students. So that, when they pass out from these institutions, they are prepared as good citizens as well as ready to face for global challenges.
The Training and Placement Section provides a launch pad for students to make it to the best organizations in the fields of software, core industries, management, etc. The Giants in the corporate world visit the campus on a regular basis, with enviable recruitment offers. Our students have lived up to the expectations of organizations that visit the campus, looking for bright candidates to take up important and challenging responsibilities at their workplace.
The distinguished faculty at KGCE, which forms the most impacting clout in academic and consulting circles, has taken the pains to ensure that our student is constantly acclimatized to the dynamics of change and takes his rightful place amongst the future change drivers of the industry. The T & P section assists the departments in placement of students. About 140 - 160 companies visit the campus every year. Some of our loyal recruiters include sclumberger, shell, Intel etc.