Top Engineering Colleges in Uttar Pradesh 2022 - Eligibility and NIRF Ranking

Last Modified: 16 Jun 2024

Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state in the country, offers numerous educational opportunities to students for pursuing different courses. The state is home to some prestigious institutes, namely Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur; IIT Varanasi; Aligarh Muslim University, Amity University Noida; Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Allahabad; Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT), Noida; Harcourt Butler Technical University, and more. In addition, there are more than 500 engineering colleges in the state which offer courses through full-time, part-time, and distance-learning modes. In the article here, we are focusing on the top engineering colleges in Uttar Pradesh for B.Tech courses.

Eligibility Criteria for B.Tech Admissions

Eligibility conditions for admission to B.Tech courses may differ from college to college. However, the basic eligibility conditions are as follows:

  • Must have passed class 12th with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks from a recognised board with Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics as core subjects. The percentage in the qualifying exam may differ in different colleges.
  • Candidates must have cleared a national-level or state-level exam viz. JEE Main, JEE Advanced (for IIT admission), etc.

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Top B.Tech Colleges in UP (NIRF Rankings 2022)

As per the NIRF ranking 2022, the top engineering colleges in the state are mentioned under:

College Name

NIRF Ranking

NIRF Score

Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur



Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi



Amity University, Noida



Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh



Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad



Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida



Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra



Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad



Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Amethi



Harcourt Butler Technical University, Kanpur



Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology, Gorakhpur



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Other Prominent Engineering Colleges in Uttar Pradesh

  1. Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology, Lucknow
  2. UIET, Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj University, Kanpur
  3. Ansal Technical Campus, Lucknow
  4. Dr. Ambedkar Institute of Technology for Handicapped, Kanpur
  5. UP Textile Technology Institute, Kanpur
  6. Sharda University, Noida
  7. Galgotias University, Greater Noida
  8. Dr. K.N. Modi Institute of Engineering & Technology
  9. Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad
  10. IMS Engineering College, Ghaziabad
  11. Shiv Nadar University, Dadri, Noida
  12. BSA College of Engineering & Technology, Mathura
  13. ABES Engineering College, Ghaziabad
  14. R.R. Institute of Modern Technology, Lucknow
  15. GNIT Girls Institute of Technology, Greater Noida

Popular B.Tech. Specializations

Degrees in engineering are available in various disciplines. However, some of the disciples are popular among students. We have listed such streams here. Some popular B.Tech. specializations are as under:

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Information Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Colleges offering Dual Specialisation in Computer Science and Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering is among the topmost choices of candidates for pursuing a B.Tech degree. The stream offers ample opportunities and with advancements in technology, the future is bright. Here is the list of some good colleges offering specialization in the state.

  • MMMUT, Gorakhpur
  • JIIT, Noida
  • HBTU Kanpur
  • MNNIT Allahabad
  • IIT Kanpur
  • Galgotias University, Greater Noida
  • L. Bajaj Institute of Technology and Management, Greater Noida
  • KIET, Ghaziabad
  • Sanskriti University, Mathura
  • ABES Engineering College, Ghaziabad
  • JSS Academy of Technical Education, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Noida
  • Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad

Cost of Pursuing B.Tech. in Uttar Pradesh

The cost of pursuing a B.Tech in Uttar Pradesh depends upon the college you have got admission into. Approximately half of the colleges in the state have an annual fee ranging from ₹ 1 lakh to 5 lakh. Some of these colleges are Galgotias University, MMMUT Gorakhpur, KIET Ghaziabad, ABES Engineering College, NIET Greater Noida, JSS Academy of Technical Education, Sanskriti University Mathura. Some colleges also have fees ranging from 5 lakh to 10 lakh namely HBTU Kanpur, IIIT Allahabad, IIT Kanpur, IIT Varanasi, MNNIT Allahabad, Amity University Noida. This is only the course fee and the cost of hostel/ living will be additional.

Career Opportunities after B.Tech

An engineering degree opens numerous opportunities to students. B.Tech graduates can bag good profiles in both governments as well as private sectors. Some of the stream-wise profiles are mentioned below:

B.Tech Streams


Computer Science & Engineering

Computer Programmer, Engineering Support Specialist, R&D Application Engineer, Professor

Information Technology

Information Technology Officer, Database Manager, Web Developer, Lecturer

Software Engineering

Software Engineer, Software Testing Engineer, Software Quality Engineer, Multimedia Display Software Engineer

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineer, Design Engineer, Process Development Technology, Researcher

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electronics Technician, Firstline Technician, Field Technician, Test Technician

Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineer, Aerospace Designer Checker, Design Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer

Industrial Engineering

Industrial Manager, Process Engineer, Quality Engineer, Ergonomist

Architecture Engineering

Construction Estimator, Construction Project Manager, Technical Architect, Building Inspector

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Students can start their careers with any of the above profiles. The top engineering colleges in Uttar Pradesh mentioned above offer good placement to their students. Students can also opt for pursuing higher education in engineering or management. B.Tech graduates can also appear for GATE for opportunities in PSUs or higher education options.