NIEC – Northern India Engineering College

Piyush Bhartiya
Modified on 2020-02-24 
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Source: College Option

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.

Northern India Engineering College

Dr. Akhilesh Das Gupta Institute of Technology and Management ( ADGITM), earlier known as Northern India Engineering College ( NIEC ), was founded by Babu Banarasi Das in 2003, affiliated with Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University.

The college provides quality teaching via Virtual labs, Smartboards, and audio-visual aids, such as LCD/LED.

The most regular feature of the institute is that it provides one-day seminar and class tests by different departments of the institute. The college also has a Training And Placement Cell, which is entrusted with the task of creating opportunities for students among various companies and industrial visits to the students. This TnP cell conducts Personality Development and Guest Lecture by eminent personalities from various industries to make students aware of the upcoming trends in industries.

Apart from this, the college also provides pool campus for the students from other institutions, and many in-house pieces of training are also conducted for students by many renowned like HP, IBM, Microsoft, Purple leaf, Randstad India Ltd etc.companies for technical and professional training.

The faculty members of this institute have written many books for Optical fiber Communication, Opto Electronic, Broadband System, and many more.

” To make the 21st-century worth living “

The main vision of this institute is to provide an open opportunity to the young generation irrespective of their caste and sex to gain knowledge in various technical disciplines and enabling them to carve their future.

With their improvised vision, the institute has many missions to accomplish, such as providing the best education facilities, holistic development of students’ personalities to enhance students ’employability’.

NIEC offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in business and management studies

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 are 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.

ADGITM Undergraduate admission

ADGITM provides B.Tech and BBA undergraduate level for 4 and 3 years respectively.

B.TechComputer science and engineeringCandidates must have passed 10+2 with aggregate of 55% in physics chemistry and mathematics and must have English as a core subject.
Electronics and communication engineering
Information technology
Mechanical and automation engineering
Mechanical Engineer
Electrical and electronics engineering
Civil engineering
Applied sciences and humanities
BBA-Candidates must have passed 10+2 with aggregate of 50% marks.

ADGITM Postgraduate Admission

      MBACandidate must have passed any bachelor degree with an aggregate of 50% marks

Selection Process

  • Admission to all the courses at the undergraduate level is done on the basis of CET.
  • The admission will be on the basis of CET rank followed by counseling round.

Exam Pattern

B.Tech :

  • IPU-CET is an aptitude based test for candidates based on Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • There are overall 150 objective questions with a total weightage of 33.33% of each section.


  • IPU-CET for BBA is divided into 4 sections with 150 questions.
  • The questions will be based on English , General awareness , logical reasoning and management aptitude.
  • The duration of the exam will be 2hr 30mins

How to apply ?

For the admission in ADGITM candidate need to apply for IPU-CET , the application form for the same are available online at

Procedure :

  • Visit the official website of IPU
  • Click on Apply online , and register yourself with all your details.
  • The candidate must select the examination centre within their reach while filing the form
  • Submit the application form with INR 1000/- via debit card/credit card/net banking.

Documentation Required :

  • Mark sheet: 10th and 12th
  • Passing certificate: 10th and 12th
  • Identity Proof
  • Category certificate ( if any )
  • Recent Passport size photograph.

Important Dates

B.TECHJEE-MAIN 2020: 03 SEPT,2019 - 02 OCT,2019 IPU-CET 2020: 01 MARCH,2020 - 31 MAY,2020JEE - MAIN 2020: 05 APRIL,2020 - 11 APRIL,2020 IPU - CET 2020: 25 APRIL,2020 - 05 MAY,2020
MBA/BBAIPU CET 2020: 01 MARCH,2020 - 31 MARCH,2020IPU CET 2020: 25 APRIL,2020 - 05 MAY,2020.

ADGITM Courses & Fees

The fees structure of the college is feasible as the college comes under state government and is affiliated with Indraprastha University, Delhi

Bachelor of Technology ( B.Tech )

The institute provides B.Tech for a duration of 4 years, full time with a total of 120 seats, per year.

Tuition Fees₹ 88500₹ 88500₹ 88500₹ 88500
Other Fee₹ 18000₹ 13000₹ 13000₹ 13000
Year Wise₹ 1.07 Lakh₹ 1.02 Lakh₹ 1.02 Lakh₹ 1.02 Lakh

Grand Total: ₹ 4.11 LAKHS


ADGITM provides MBA at postgraduate level for the duration of 2 years 

TUITION FEE₹ 86200₹86200
OTHER FEE₹ 18000₹13000

Grand Total: ₹2.03 LAKHS


ADGITM provides BBA at the undergraduate level for 3 years with an intake of 60 seats.

TUITION FEE₹ 55500₹ 55500₹ 55500
OTHER FEE₹ 18000₹ 13000₹ 13000
TOTAL YEAR WISE₹ 73,500₹ 68,500₹ 68,500

Grand Total: ₹2.11 LAKHS

ADGITM Placements

The overall placement ranking of the institute is 2.9/5

Placement in the IT sector by the institute is good

The highest salary offered is 18 LPA in 2019 by Amazon and in the year 2020, the highest package offered is 33 LPA by Shopee Singapore.

Branches of ADGITM


Northern India Engineering College is also located in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The management of this institute comes under the private college and is approved by All India Council for Technical Education, AICTE.

The college is affiliated with UP, Technical University ( UPTU ), Lucknow and Dr. BR Ambedkar University, Agra

ADGITM, Lucknow provides a bachelor degree under BE/B.Tech. for the duration of 4 years.

The candidate must have passed, UPSEE and JEE Mains exams, to get admitted for the same.

For more information contact : 

[email protected]

Phone Number: 0522-2815183

Address : 

Sector ll, Akhilesh Das Nagar, Faizabad Road, Lucknow,  Uttar Pradesh.

Shastri Park, New Delhi

Details as mentioned above 

For more information contact : 

FC – 26, Shastri Park 

New Delhi – 110053 

Ph + 91(11)49905900-99

Email – [email protected]


✅ What is the required fee for counseling?

Ans: Candidates who are selected for counseling have to pay a non-refundable fee of INR 1000/- through online or offline mode

About the Author

Piyush BhartiyaPiyush values education and has studied from the top institutes of IIT Roorkee, IIM Bangalore, KTH Sweden and Tsinghua University in China. Post completing his MBA, he has worked with the world's # 1 consulting firm, The Boston Consulting Group and focused on building sales and marketing verticals for top MNCs and Indian business houses.

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