12-27-2014, 07:29 PM
Government Engineering College, Gandhinagar (GECG) was established in 2004 to provide higher education in engineering and technology. The institute is recognized by the all India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and Institute of Engineers (India). College is administered by the Directorate of Technical Education, Gujarat state, Gandhinagar, and is affiliated with the Gujarat Technological University (GTU) .Earliar all courses in this college were taught by GTU (Gujarat Technological University) curriculum and exams were also taken by GTU but 2013 beyond that received an autonomous status June 2 government technical colleges and started taking the exam themselves. Results and certificates are still given by GTU. 
College moved to its new campus at Sec-28, near the GEB, inaugurated by Smt. Anandiben Patel, higher and technical education in November 2007. It is spread over 33 acres (130,000 m2).
Candidates who have passed HSC examination (Science Stream) of the Gujarat higher secondary / Central Board of Higher Secondary (in Gujarat state only) with physics, chemistry, mathematics subjects as group A, are eligible for admission.
ACPC (http://jacpcldce.ac.in/) centralized Admission Committee constituted by the Government of Gujarat fills 100% of total seats on merit basis of total normalized deserve rank (from 60% of the HSC exam + 40% of JEE MAIN examination - http://jeemain.nic.in) of the calendar year.
The college offers seven undergraduate courses leading to Bachelor of Engineering (ask) degrees (number of seats in brackets):
Electronics and Communication Engineering (120)
Computer science (120)
Information technology (60)
Biomedical Engineering (120),
Instrumentation and Control Engineering (120)
Metallurgical engineer (60)
College also offers two post graduate courses leading to the Master of Engineering (ME) degrees (number of seats in brackets):
Biomedical Engineering (18)
Computer Science (18)
College campus is spread over 33 hectares (130,000 m2), and a new hostel campus is ready to use from 2012-13 years. College Campus is best among all government engineering colleges in Gujarat.
A satellite-based "TECHSAT" facility is available on campus.
GECG shares Polytechnic hostel for grad students. The hostel has a TV and outdoor sports for entertainment.
A GYM building is available for GYM activities. Students perform sports, indoor games, social services, cultural activities and debates in it. Blood donation camps are organized.
The canteen provides food for students and staff.
100-seat auditorium is used for technical events, lectures and seminars.
Student stores delivering articles such as paper goods and calculators. Students run collaborate major in college premises.
Broadband Internet is available at percolator at times college.
Training and placement
A training and placement cell is in contact with the industry. Many of the students at GEC in various multinational companies like Google, Microsoft, etc.
Examination System according Gujarat Technological University scheme.
Internal examination, submission of concept work and external examination University, along qualify a person for passing (for each subject).
Everyone has to appear for internal examination. It required a minimum of 40% marks for passage. Students scoring less than 40% marks must submit an assignment given by the subject professor.
University examinations are conducted at the end of each semester / year for subjects. Minimum passing standard is 40% in each head. A student securing 30% marks in theory could be declared sent if the total marks scored in the subject 45%.