About Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry
Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology is a private college that offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in various engineering courses. The college was established in the year 1999 by Sri Balaji Educational and Charitable Public Trust. Various courses offered are B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA & MCA. The college is affiliated to Pondicherry University and has been approved by the All India Council of Technical Education.
The college is located in Pondy Cuddalore, East Coast Rd, Kirumampakkam. Tirupadripulyur is the nearby railway station located 10.3 km away while the Puducherry Railway Station is about 13 km away from the college. Puducherry Airport is located 17 km away from the college. SETC Bus Depot is the nearest bus depot located 10 km away from the college.
Accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
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CII - Confederation of Indian Industries
NIPM - National Institute of Personnel Management PUTMA - Pondicherry Union Territory Management Association
MMA - Madras Management Association
AIMA - All India Management Association
FICCI - Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce
ISTD - Indian Society for Training and Development
Clubs Committees and Societies:
Sports Club: The sports club organises all the sports competitions including both indoor and outdoor games. Various sports competitions include badminton, chess, volleyball, athletics, football, table tennis.
NSS: The National Service Scheme unit is present within the colleges which promote various students towards community services, social services and care on the public.
Youth Red Cross Society: These societies are small units present in various educational institutions across India as a part of the Indian Red Cross Society. The aim of these societies is to help people in distress irrespective of their caste, religion or language.
Renewable Energy Club: The main aim of this club is to create awareness about new and renewable sources among the students and promote the habit of energy conservation in the Indian public.
Red Ribbon Club: The objective of this club is to increase the knowledge and skills among college-going students to prevent themselves from HIV/AIDS.
Abstinence Club: The main aim of this society is to create awareness about HIV infection and promotes abstinence among youth to prevent the infection.
Literary Club: This club organises various literary events in the college.
Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Highlights
Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Courses & Fees
Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Admissions
- Admission to the B.Tech courses is based on merit made by the Centralised Admission Committee (CENTAC), Pondicherry Engineering College, Puducherry.
- Candidates have to fill the online application form for CENTAC.
- In order to be eligible for the admission process, candidates have to secure the minimum marks in their qualifying exam.
- A merit list of the candidates is prepared. For the merit list, the marks of the candidates are normalised to the scale of 200 (Mathematics: 100, Physics+Chemistry: 100).
- Qualified candidates have to appear for the counselling process along with their documents.
- Selection of the candidates will be made on merit basis as per the marks obtained by them in the qualifying exam and choices made by them in the counselling process.
Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Placements
Engineering and Architecture (B.E /B.Tech)
Engineering and Architecture (M.E /M.Tech.)
Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Student Reviews
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Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Facilities
The college is spread across an area of 30 acres which is 30 km from Pondicherry in a pollution-free environment. The college has all the basic utilities like a library, computer center, well-equipped labs and workshops, canteens for the use of students and staff. Various facilities provided by the college are listed below:
- Boys Hostel
- Girls Hostel
- IT Infrastructure
- Convenience Store
- Alumni Associations
- Parking Facility
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Rajiv Gandhi College of Engineering and Technology, Pondicherry Location & Map
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The institution provides excellent hostel facilities for boys with delicious food. The hygienically maintained canteen inside the campus provides lunch and snacks. Only vegetarian food is provided. Lunch is provided inside the campus for all students.
The institution provides excellent hostel facilities for girlswith delicious food. The hygienically maintained canteen inside the campus provides lunch and snacks. Only vegetarian food is provided. Lunch is provided inside the campus for all students.
The college assists the students in looking after their health. The college doctor will be available in the college campus for consultation. Students can seek advice from our Medical Officer any time. Regular health check-ups will also be conducted for all the students. Students can consult the college doctor even after the college hours at his chamber. Hospital services are available at our own Mahatma Gandhi Medical College & Research Institute, situated nearby our campus
The college has a Gym facility for the students.
The Central Library is a paradise for those who have a passion for reading Books and enthusiasm for widening their knowledge base in depth and extent. Library is spread over 1 storey with an area of 1002 sq.m. Of built-up Facilities. Strength of Library and Services provided in the Library include. Fully Air – Conditioned & Automated Computerized working systems. Total Volumes books 28,074 and Titles 5650, Printed 72 National Journals and 3142 International Journals DELNET Online e-Journals, Magazines, and Back Volumes 433, CDs / DVDs 1888 and CD ROMs, CD writing and Scanning, Internet browsing and 1256 Project Report and NPTEL Programme incorporated in our Central Library. This is the first Institution in Puducherry State. It holds video and web based courses that is being prepared by seven IITs and IISc., Bangalore as Collaborative projects. Library membership is compulsory for staff and students.
The college has sports facilities for all students.
High Speed Internet Connectivity with 10 Mbps and 8 Mbps Broad Band Leased lline connected with Sonicwall NSA 4500 with LAN connectivity that serves many clients
The college has a canteen facility for staff and students.
The college has an auditorium facility for events and seminar.
The college has a fleet of 9 buses for the transport of students from the town to the college campus. Transport by the college bus is compulsory for students and no private vehicles are allowed
The college has a good networking for the alumni association.
The college has a Wi-Fi facility for the students and staff.
The college has a departmental based laboratories facility for the students.
The college has the convenience store facility for students.(like, photocopying facility & stationery etc.)
The college has the parking space facility for its faculty, staff, and students.
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Approval of this College:
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Accreditation of this College:
- National Assessment and Accreditation Council
Validity : 26 Nov 2022 ; CGPA : 3.05