List of Indian engineering colleges in Colonial India .i.e 1947

The Following Contains the List of Indian engineering colleges in Colonial India .i.e before 1947, pre independace era

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This list is incomplete; you can help by adding missing items. (July 2014)
Engineering college Location Established Remarks
Thomason College of Civil EngineeringB Roorkee, Uttarakhand 1847 Later known as University of Roorkee and now known as the Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
College of Engineering, Pune Pune, Maharashtra 1854 Bharat Ratna Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (1861–1962) is Alumni of COEP. Engineers Day in India is Celebrated on his Birthday
Bengal Engineering College (formerly affiliated to University of Calcutta) Shibpur, West Bengal 1856 Later known as Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur and now known as the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur
College of Engineering, Guindy Madras 1794 Started as survey school in May 1794. Upgraded to an engineering college in 1858.
Indian Institute of Science(Tata Institute) Bangalore 1911
Bengal Technical Institute (National Council of Education), Jadavpur Jadavpur, Calcutta 1905 Now known as Jadavpur University.
University College of Science and Technology, (University of Calcutta) Rajabazar, Calcutta 1914 Also known as Rajabazar Science College campus.
College of Engineering, Bangalore Bangalore 1917 Now called the University Visvesvaraya College Of Engineering
Banaras Engineering CollegeB Varanasi 1919 Now called the Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi
Harcourt Butler Technological Institute(Now HBTU) Kanpur 1920 "Government Research Institute, Cawnpore" was established in 1920, which was renamed as "Government Technological Institute" in 1921.
Indian School Of Mines, JharkhandB Dhanbad 1926 Now known as Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad
Laxminarayan Institute of Technology Nagpur 1942
College of Engineering, Bihar Patna 1886 Established as a survey training school in 1886. In 2004 the government of India upgraded the college to National Institute of Technology, Patna
College of Engineering, Trivandrum Trivandrum 1939
Victoria Jubilee Technical Institute Bombay 1887 Established as a diploma school in 1887. V. J. T. Institute started with only two departments, namely the Sir J. J. School of Mechanical Engineering and the Ripon Textile School for the two branches of industry
Annamalai University Tamil Nadu 1929
Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai Mumbai 1933
Arthur Hope College of Technology, Coimbatore Coimbatore 1945
Government Engineering College, Jabalpur Jabalpur 1947
PEC University of Technology Chandigarh 1921 Punjab Engineering College is one of India's pre-eminent institutions in the field of applied sciences, particularly engineering and technology.
Delhi Polytechnic (DCE/DTU) Delhi 1941 Renamed as Delhi College of Engineering in 1962 under the University of Delhi. Later, it was granted university status in the year 2009 and renamed as Delhi Technological University.
National Institute of Engineering(NIE), mysore Mysore 1946 Now Autonomous under VTU Karnataka
Faculty of Technology and Engineering, Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara Vadodara 1890 The Faculty of Technology and Engineering is one of the 14 faculties at the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.
Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology (GCELT), Kolkata Kolkata 1919 The Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology, often referred to as GCELT, is an institute affiliated to MAKAUT(Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology )
Government College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology (GCECT), Kolkata Kolkata 1941 The Government College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology, often referred to as GCECT, is an institute affiliated to MAKAUT(Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology )
University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad Hyderabad 1929 The University College of Engineering, Osmania University (UCE) is an autonomous engineering college located in Hyderabad, India
Andhra University Visakhapatnam 1926 Andhra University was established in 1926 by the Madras University Act to serve the entire linguistic region of Andhra as a residential teaching-cum-affiliating University. The institution has Sir C.R. Reddy as its founder Vice-Chancellor and Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan as the second Vice-Chancellor
JNTU College of Engineering Anantapur 1946 Started in 1946 as extension of College of Engineering Guindy, later became part of SV University and finally part of JNT University.
B.M.S. College of Engineering Bangalore 1946 B.M.S. College of Engineering (BMSCE) was started in 1946 in Bangalore, India.
Birla Vishvakarma Mahavidyalaya (BVM) Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand 1948 From 2015 onwards it has been granted autonomy. Now it is an autonomous institution affiliation with Gujarat Technological University.

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