Northern India Engineering College (NIEC) is now known as Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta Engineering College (NIEC), and is based out of New Delhi. NIEC offers degree programs in various fields of Engineering and Technology. It offers B.Tech in the following fields :
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Electronic and Communication Engineering
- Mechanical and Automation Engineering
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Information technology
- Civil Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
The duration of B.Tech at NIEC is 4 years and is divided over 8 semesters.
Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech at NIEC
The candidate must have passed class 12 in the 10 +2 pattern with an aggregate of 55 % marks and he/she must have passed individually in each subject also. Also, The candidate must have studied Maths, Physics, and Chemistry at the plus 2 levels.
All the candidates must appear in CET and admissions to NIEC will be based on the CET rank or merit list which is followed by counseling.
Other than the aforesaid engineering courses NIEC also offers BBA and MBA. NIEC is affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University.
The institute NIEC also allows lateral entry to certain streams of engineering for certain Diploma holders subject to performance in CET.
NIEC is divided into a number of departments. Each department has it’s own infrastructure and is self-driven. Each department at NIEC has a head who is responsible for teaching, management, development, research, industry interaction and they are supported by a team of Professors, Assistant Professors, Technical and Administrative employees.
As each department at NIEC is focussed on one specific core concentration, all the aforesaid people achieve the highest competency in operating their respective departments.
The fees of engineering courses at NIEC is approximately Rs 1,00,000 per annum which is much lower as compared to private engineering knowledge. It is value for money.
NIEC holds a good placement record with the maximum number of B.Tech graduates being hired with respect to other streams.
There are approximately 100 companies that recruit from NIEC every year. NIEC guides its students throughout the placement process like pre-placement talks, submission of resumes, shortlisting of candidates and finally the campus recruitment. The main recruiters at NIEC are Infosys, TCS, Samsung, Amazon, Vivo, Byju’s, Jaro Education, Paytm, NIIT technologies, Motherson Sumi, Policy Bazaar, Angel Broking, Ashok Leyland, Mphasis, Ericson Global Services, HSBC etc. The pay packages offered at NIEC depends upon the interviews and the student’s grades.
Infrastructural facilities at NIEC are:
- Computer Centre at NIEC is a state of the art lab which is fully air-conditioned and has 962 computers with modern hardware and software.
- Central Library at NIEC has a collection of about 90,000 books and more than 100 offline and online journals, national and international.
- Central Workshop at NIEC has a workshop for engineering students for hands-on learning.
B. Tech Laboratories at NIEC have top of the line machines for the engineering students. For example – Microprocessor, DSR Microwave, VHDL, LSI, Telecommunication, Power Electronics, Electrical Machines, and Advanced Computer Labs.
Other than the infrastructural facilities, NIEC also provides quality teaching with the use of NPTEL, Virtual Labs, EduSAT. Constant feedback on students is taken regarding the faculty and corrective measures are made on such feedback.