Top Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra 2024 – Fees Course etc

Top Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra 2024 – Fees Course etc

Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra are some of the best-in-class educational institutes in the state. Not only it provides another dimension to the Mayanagri but it also creates millions of job opportunities for the state people.

Engineering is one of the most prestigious degrees that one can get for better opportunities in life. Although this field is filled with adventure. Due to this, there is also tough competition among students. After completing high school everyone wants to become either engineer or a doctor. Here you are going to see all the details regarding Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra.


Parameters    Particulars/Statistics
No. of Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra 600 (approx.)
Fees Annual fees < INR 3-5 lakh: 32% collages

Annual fees above INR 5 lakh : 63% collages

Top subject Specializations Computer Science Engineering, Electronics and Communication, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Admission Process
  •  JEE,
  • MHT CET,
  • NMIMS – NPAT, etc.
Recruiting Companies Honeywell, Vedanta, ONGC, Schlumberger, HP, etc.
Placement Package Rs. 6.00 lakhs+ minimum.


Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility is required by each admission point to make the student inline in the flow of education. As IIT is one of the reputed universities. Exams are all well-mannered and tough too. Now let’s see the exam required to qualify for each university admission are;

Name of the college Entrance exams
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay JEE Advanced, UCEED, GATE, CEED, CAT and JAM
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology(VNIT) JEE Mains, SAT, GATE, and JAM
College of Engineering Pune MHT CET and GATE
Defence Instid Technology GATE
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute MHT CET, GATE, MAH MCA CET, and JEE Mains


Admission Process

These are some of the exams needed to take admission in the desired stream in any engineering college across the state;

  • JEE,
  • MHT CET,
  • NMIMS – NPAT, etc.

Marks scored in the following exam will be helpful in getting admission to the desired branch.

List of colleges

Here is the following set of colleges to consider for admission. Details for each one are provided below so that you have a better understanding of your dream college.

College Name
Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Bombay
Institute of Chemical Technology, ICT Mumbai, Mumbai
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology(VNIT)
College of Engineering, Pune(COEP)
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute(VJTI), Mumbai
Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj, Nagpur University
Walchand College of Engineering
Laxminarayan Institute of Technology
Sardar Patel College of Engineering


Top Engineering Colleges In Maharashtra 2024

See a ranking-wise list of top Engineering colleges with a Review here.


#1 Indian Institute of Technology(IITB), Bombay

This college is an institute of national importance with one of the best engineering colleges in the world. IIT Bombay keeps its place in the top IITs of India as well as all over the world in the top 100 universities. It was established in 1958 and is known as the first college to start with foreign assistance on Indian soil.


#2 Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai

It was formed in 1933 under the name of the University Department of Chemical Technology (UDCT). The main purpose behind its establishment is to increase the understanding of chemicals and science among fellow students in India. It offers education in research, training, and also industrial collaboration in chemicals, technologies, biochemistry, biotechnology, applied chemistry, and pharmacy, which are some of the known ones. These are some of the best-known fields in the chemical technology field.


#3 Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

This college is always under-ranked 30 by NIRF. The VNIT is one of the best colleges in Maharashtra. It was founded in 1960, and since then it is offering 9 UG programs and 24 PG programs in science, technology, and engineering-related courses.


#4 Army Institute of Technology(AIOTP), Pune

Army Institute of Technology is one of the best-reputed engineering colleges in India with a NIRF rank of 91. Currently, it is functioning under the affiliation of the University of Pune. But, to be a part of this college this collage you need to belong to an army family. Meanwhile, AWES (Army Welfare Education) and COAS take care of AIOTP in collaboration.


#5 College of Engineering Pune (COEP), Maharastra

It was the second oldest college in India. COEP is one of the most versatile colleges in India. It is best known for being the first engineering college to offer Mechanical Engineering stream courses in India.


#6 Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Engineering Pune

Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Engineering Pune was formed in 1983. It is popular for higher education since then. This College has 101 laboratories, 43+ classrooms, 21+ tutorial rooms, a five-storied library, a specialized computer center, a seminar hall, a video-audio mega hall, a playground, an auditorium, a gymnasium, a café, and a separate cafeteria store.


#7 Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute(VJTI), Mumbai

This institute was started in the name of Victoria Jubilee Technical Institute in 1997. A new name was assigned to it as Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI) assigned to it. Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute is run by the University of Mumbai.


#8  G H Raisoni College of Engineering and Management Maharastra

Most of the time GHRCEM is well known as GH Raisoni College of Engineering and Management. It is an Autonomous institute with a NIRF rank of 130. This college was founded in 2008. It is approved by the AICTE and runs in association with the Savitri Bai Phule, Pune University(SVPPU).


#9 Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management, Nagpur, Maharastra

It was founded in 1984 by the Shri Ramdeobaba Sarvajanik Samiti trust of Nagpur later due to the foundation it was renamed as Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management (SRCEM). This institute is especially popular for its PhD and ME-related courses.


#10 Defense Institute of Advanced Technology, DIAT Pune, Maharastra

Taking about DIAT is one of the world-class institutions of the Defense Ministry of India. The function pattern is not like any regular engineering college. It is a special training college mostly for the officers from Defence Research Organizations, shipbuilding agencies, the armed forces for friendly countries, Defense PSUs, IOFS, and also for other kinds of central and state government agencies.


Fee Structure 2024

Now let us see the fee structure of famous engineering collages in Maharashtra;

Name of the college Fee Structure
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay(IITB) Rs. 0.60 – 8.68 lakhs
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Maharastra Rs. 1.75 lakhs – 6.87 lakhs
College of Engineering Pune(CEP) Rs. 2.28 lakhs- 3.61 lakhs
Defence Institute of Advanced Technology(DIAT) Rs. 0.84 – 1.00 lakh
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute(VJTI), Maharastra Rs. 0.34 – 3.32 lakhs



Name of the college Placement Package
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Rs. 11.78 lakhs
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Rs. 6.00 lakhs
College of Engineering Pune Rs. 7.80 lakhs
Defence Institute of Advanced Technology Rs. 7.00 lakhs
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute Rs. 7.65 lakhs


Recruiters companies

These are some of the companies that visit this campus for mass recruitment in the last year of B.Tech.;

  • Honeywell.
  • Vedanta.
  • ONGC.
  • Schlumberger.
  • HP.
  • Tata Consultancy Services.
  • Piramal.
  • ITC Limited.
  • Citibank.


NIRF Ranking

The ranking provides the key aspect for the future and the current status of the college. So should look at the current trend of the rank assigned to the college. In case of admission, it will make it easy to finalize your dream college.

Name of the College NIRF 2020 Rank NIRF Ranking 2022
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay(IITB) 3 3
Institute of Chemical Technology(ICT) 18 18
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT) 27 32
College of Engineering Pune(COEP) 50 72
Defence Institute of Advanced Technology(DIAT) 63 71
Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute(VJTI) 71  116
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University College of Engineering (BVDUCE) 99



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Which college is best for engineering in Maharashtra?

No doubt; it’s IIT Bombay.

How many engineering colleges are in Maharashtra?

There are more than 600 colleges in the state; mostly scattered in Mumbai and Pune.

Which is the No 1 colleges in Maharashtra?

Indian Institute of technology, Bombay is the best college in the state of Maharastra.

Which college has lowest fees for engineering in Maharashtra?

Defense Institute of Advanced Technology only costs Rs. 0.74 to 1.00 lakh for the entire course. Meanwhile, the entrance pattern and courses are somewhat different from the regular colleges.

How many marks are required in CET for engineering?

In MHT CET 2024 exam the highest percentile score was found to be 100. And 1-19000 rank scorers are having their percentile in the range of 90-100. So, hard preparation is needed for the seat.

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