Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology EW Ranking 4

Streams

Engineering

University

Thapar University

Min_Fee

92000

Degrees Offered

(Undergraduate) B.Tech., B.E. (Postgraduate) M.Tech., M.E., MBA, MCA, M.Sc.

Campus Size

250 acres

Accommodation
Yes
Student Mix
Both
Labs
Yes
Library
Yes
No. Of Students
5600
No. Of Faculty
150
Faculty-Student Ratio
1:33
Transportation
No
Internet/ Wi-Fi
Yes
Sports
Cricket, Gym, Tennis, Basketball, Football

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General Information

Address

P.O. Box 32 Patiala Punjab 147004

Contact Number

01752393021

Fax

01752364498

Website

www.thapar.edu

Email

registrar@thapar.edu

Overview

Thapar University, formerly Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology was founded in 1956 by Karam Chand Thapar of the Thapar Group of Companies. The institute was granted the status of a Deemed University in 1985 by the University Grants Commission (UGC). It is one of north India’s premier institutes of engineering and technology. It is the first college in Punjab that started admitting students exclusively through the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE). Thapar University offers a host of undergraduate, postgraduate and Phd courses in several disciplines of engineering and technology. The faculty student ratio of this institute is 1:33.

 

Thapar University was ranked No.26 in Outlook India’s survey of top engineering colleges of India in 2012 and No.19 in Dataquest India’s survey of top engineering colleges of 2011.

 

The institute has a dedicated training and placement cell which facilitates summer training, soft skills training, educational tours, industrial visits, career guidance and placement assistance to the students. 

Campus

The institute is located in a sprawling campus of 250 acres in the historic city of Patiala. The nearest domestic and international airports are at Chandigarh and New Delhi respectively. The college hosts spacious and airy lecture halls equipped with the latest teaching aids within aesthetically constructed buildings.

 

Besides a well stocked conventional library, students can refer and collect information from the online and CD-ROM based electronic information resources in the e-library. Other facilities include wi-fi enabled lecture halls, internet café, hostels and sports zone. 

Accomodation

The institute offers six boys hostels and three girls hostels with state-of-the-art facilities. Each hostel has a gym, a reading room and common room. 

Academics

The college offers the following undergraduate programmes:

 

B.Tech./B.E.

Civil Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electronics (Instrumentation and Control) Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Computer Engineering

Industrial Engineering (students on completion of this course will be awarded two degrees—B.E. and MBA)

The college offers the following postgraduate programmes:

 

M.Tech.

Materials Science and Engineering

Environmental Science and Technology

 

M.E.

CAD/CAM & Robotics

Civil (Structure) Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Production and Industrial Engineering

Software Engineering

Electronic Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Computer Science Engineering

Power Systems and Electric Drive

 

MCA

MBA

 

M.Sc.

Biotechnology

Chemistry

Physics

Mathematics

 

Phd

The institute also houses a department of distance education which offers certain B.Tech. courses.

 

Admission

Admissions are made on the basis of merit in prescribed entrance test for respective programmes. For admissions to the B.Tech./B.E. programme students are required to have physics and mathematics as two of the main subjects at the senior secondary level and should have qualified in the AIEEE. Admissions to the M.E./M.Tech. programmes are based on valid GATE scores in the respective disciplines.

 

Fees

For postgraduate students annual fee is Rs. 92,000. Annual hostel charges are Rs. 22,000 for shared room and Rs. 28,000 for single room. 

Achievements

Thapar University was ranked No.26 in Outlook India’s survey of top engineering colleges of India in 2012 and No.19 in Dataquest India’s survey of top engineering colleges of 2011. 

EW Survey

Survey Type -
EW Ranking - 4
Total Score - 2013
Survey ParameterSurvey Parameter Value
leadership/ governance quality (200)161
Faculty welfare & develop- ment (200)162
competence of faculty (350)305
curriculum & pedagogy (250)215
Industry interface (300)277
research and innovation (300)260
Infrastructure and facilities (300)287
Placement (200)178
Value for money (200)168