Nagarjuna College of Engineering and Technology (NCET), a self financing engineering college, was started in the year 2001 under the aegis of Nagarjuna Education Society, Bangalore. Nagarjuna Education Society (NES) was established in 1995 under the able guidance of Sri J.V.Rangaraju, leading industrialist and philanthropist. His commitment towards contribution to nation building is being achieved by imparting world-class education at all levels, viz. from primary, graduate, post-graduate to doctoral research degree.
Nagarjuna College of Engineering & Technology is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, the only technological university in the state of Karnataka, recognized by Government of Karnataka and approved by AICTE, New Delhi. NCET has crafted the vision to be among the Top Engineering Colleges in Karnataka. All the strategies and policies that we plan have this over-arching goal as a guide. The college has very good infrastructural facilities and the people at NCET are among the best in their fields.
The world is changing at exponential rate such that future is no more an extrapolation of the past and the present. It is important to be innovative to keep pace with the world. Science & technology have a great role to play in building India into a developed nation.
The Nagarjuna College of Engineering and Technology is strategically located on the Bangalore-Hyderabad National Highway, a road that falls on the Golden quadrangle. Its proximity to the International airport at Bangalore gives it strategic location and commutability. We have lush green campus spread of 72 acres with on-campus residential facility for boys, girls and staff. These hostels have amenities like mess, recreation room and state of art Gymnasium etc. Students are encouraged to actively participate in outdoor games as well. The college has a spacious library with well stacked books and well subscribed e-journals and books. The college is also a member of the VTU Consortium for e-resources.
The college is recognized as Nodal Center for virtual lab facility, sponsored by MHRD, GOI. The institution is associated with IIT B, Mumbai for the project titled eYantra on Robotic Technology for students and staff. ISRO has recognized our college as one of the center to carry out the student projects under STUDSAT. The institution also has MoUs with different leading industries like EMC2 , Oracle, NCC, Data Talk etc.
The College was affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum till 2014-15. We have received Autonomous status from Visvesvaraya Technological University and Government of Karnataka from the academic year 2015-16. The college is recognized by Government of Karnataka as a Centre of Innovative Science and Engineering Education. NCET departments have been recognized as research centers from Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum to offer Ph.D. programme.
Nagarjuna College of Engineering & Technology also focuses on imparting training in soft-skills, logical reasoning, aptitude tests & interviews and provides placement to all eligible candidates in leading industries. The coordination & team work of all concerned at Nagarjuna Education Society and the commitment & determination of the management has made us to fulfill our vision “Leadership & excellence in education” and reach the goal.