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    BTech Promises Good Career Opportunities, For Some Higher Education Is Also An Option

    By Nidhi Agarwal, Atul Ade
    9 Sep'22  3 min read
    BTech Promises Good Career Opportunities, For Some Higher Education Is Also An Option
    Synopsis

    AP, Karnataka, Maharashtra, TN, Telangana and UP has the maximum number of engineering colleges ranked in the NIRF. The top 10 engineering colleges from each state are compared in this article. Read here to know what percentage of students from each institute opted for higher education after their four years BTech degree.

    BTech Promises Good Career Opportunities, For Some Higher Education Is Also An Option
    Synopsis

    AP, Karnataka, Maharashtra, TN, Telangana and UP has the maximum number of engineering colleges ranked in the NIRF. The top 10 engineering colleges from each state are compared in this article. Read here to know what percentage of students from each institute opted for higher education after their four years BTech degree.

    Engineering institutes across the nation are ranked by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) conducted by the Ministry of Education since 2016. All the participating colleges filled the data regarding student intake, actual enrollment, graduating students, placement, salary and many such details for programmes offered by the institute.

    Among all the engineering institutes, a total of 200 engineering institutes were ranked as per the latest ranking of NIRF 2022. Thirty-five engineering colleges, the highest, were from Tamil Nadu (TN), 10 colleges from Karnataka, 17 from Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh (UP) had 16, Telangana 14 and Andhra Pradesh (AP) with 10 engineering colleges were ranked in NIRF 2022.

    Careers360 analysed the data of the top 10 engineering colleges in each of these six states to figure out how many of the graduated students went for higher education.

    Graduated, Placed And Opted For Higher Studies

    Tamil Nadu’s top colleges gave information for the maximum number of its students, whether they got a job or went for higher studies. While around 20 percent of student’s information was not available in the NIRF for these six state’s colleges. As some students start their own business or join a family business, there are more options.

    Here the placement rate and higher study percentage were calculated with the number of students graduating in 2020-21 while the graduation rate is calculated with the number of students admitted.

    State Wise Graduated, Placed And Opted For Higher StudiesState Wise Graduated, Placed And Opted For Higher Studies

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    Andhra Pradesh Top 10 Engineering Colleges: Higher Studies

    The state has the lowest number of colleges listed in the NIRF 2022 as compared to the other states. Also among the states, colleges in AP give the lowest percentage of student’s information. While AP also has the lowest percentage of students who went for further studies.

    Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher StudiesTop 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

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    Karnataka Top 10 Engineering Colleges: Higher Studies

    Karnataka has the second highest number of colleges listed in the NIRF 2022, but in terms of higher study it has the second lowest percentage after Andhra Pradesh, that is 10.45 per cent.

    Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher StudiesTop 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

    Maharashtra Top 10 Engineering Colleges: Higher Studies

    Maharashtra has the highest per cent of students opting for higher education, which is 17.14 per cent. SVKM`s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies and, Institute of Chemical Technology has the third and fourth, respectively, highest percentage of students opting for higher studies among all the top colleges of the six states.

    Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher StudiesTop 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

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    Tamil Nadu Top 10 Engineering Colleges: Higher Studies

    TN has the highest engineering institutes as well as the highest placement percentage among these six states, while it also has the highest percentage of student’s information provided in the NIRF .

    Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher StudiesTop 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

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    Telangana Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

    Telangana has the lowest percentage of graduates as well as the lowest percentage of placement in 2020-21. But with 15.52 per cent of graduates opting for higher studies, Telangana stood second best state with respect to students going for higher education.

    Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher StudiesTop 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

    Uttar Pradesh Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

    Uttar Pradesh has the highest per cent of graduates among all the states. While the overall placement and higher studies percentage are about average among the states, individually two engineering colleges from the top 10 showed the best percentage of students opting for higher studies. The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and Aligarh Muslim University, Delhi had the highest percentage of students going for further education among all the 60 engineering colleges of the six states- analysed in this article.

    Top 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher StudiesTop 10 Engineering Institutes: Higher Studies

    Among these six states, around 70 per cent of the students had a job, while 12 per cent of the students opted for higher education. No information was provided for the rest of the students in the NIRF.

    • Education
    • Advanced Placement
    • National Institutional Ranking Framework
    • Engineering education
    • Aligarh Muslim University
    • Percentage
    • Andhra Pradesh
    • Higher education
    • Engineering
    • IIT Kanpur

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