List of Best Aeronautical Colleges in India


List of Top Aeronautical Institutes in India

We examined the most prestigious Aeronautical Colleges in India to find the best of the best.

1. Indian Institute of Technology IIT- Bombay

Indian Institute of Technology IIT Bombay

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Powai , Mumbai, Maharashtra
ESTABLISHED: 1958
CONTACT: 022-25722545
E-MAIL: pro@iitb.ac.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Established in 1958, the second of its kind, IIT Bombay was the first to be set up with foreign assistance.
  • The funds from UNESCO came as Roubles from the then Soviet Union. In 1961 Parliament decreed the IITs as ‘Institutes of National Importance’.
  • Since then, IITB has grown from strength to strength to emerge as one of the top technical universities in the world.
  • The institute is recognised worldwide as a leader in the field of engineering education and research.
  • Reputed for the outstanding calibre of students graduating from its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, the institute attracts the best students from the country for its bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programmes.
  • Research and academic programmes at IIT Bombay are driven by an outstanding faculty, many of whom are reputed for their research contributions internationally.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • IIT Bombay is located at Powai, which is an eastern suburb in the North-Eastern part of Mumbai.
  • The institute campus at Powai extends over 200 hectares and is situated in picturesque surroundings with Vihar and Powai lakes on either side and green hills strewn around.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Central Library
  • Kendriya Vidyalaya
  • Campus School
  • K G School
  • Staff Club
  • Hospital
  • Guest House
  • Women’s Cell
  • Estate Office
  • Hindi Cell
  • Victor Menezes Convention Centre
  • Student Hostels

MISSION AND VISION:

  • The Vision of IIT Bombay is to be the fountainhead of new ideas and of innovators in technology and science.
  • Its Mission is to create an ambience in which new ideas and creativity flourish and from which research and scholarship and leaders and innovators of tomorrow emerge.

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:

  • To provide the best possible educational facilities for training bright students for careers in technology and science.
  • To provide a creative atmosphere in which higher studies and research thrive both among the students and the faculty.
  • To organise short intensive courses, conferences and seminars on current technological developments which will be of benefit to the surrounding community.
  • To provide research and development consultancy, which will promote contact with and be of service to industries and to government and civic organizations
  • To organize quality improvement programmes for faculty members from various engineering colleges.
  • To provide leadership in curriculum design and development

FACULTY AND DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biosciences and Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Earth Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy Science and Engineering
  • Humanities & Social Science
  • Industrial Design Center
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science
  • Physics

2. Indian Institute of Technology IIT- Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology IIT Kanpur

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: kanpur
ESTABLISHED: 1959
CONTACT: 0512-2597808
WEBSITE: www.iitk.ac.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • The Institute began functioning in the borrowed building of Harcourt Butler Technological Institute in 1959 with 100 students and a small faculty.
  • The Institute now has its own sprawling residential campus, about 2255 undergraduate and 1476 postgraduate students, 309 faculty and more than 900 supporting staff.
  • The combined record of its past and present faculty and students along with the alumni spread across the world is awe-inspiring.
    With the path-breaking innovations in both its curriculum and research, the Institute is rapidly gaining a legendary reputation.
    From its very inception, IIT Kanpur has been striving to develop itself into an institution of excellence in education and research in consonance with the contemporary and future needs of India.
  • In meeting this challenge, the Institute has always been making special efforts to recruit talented faculty on a world-wide basis and to admit brilliant students from all over the country by a careful selection process.
  • Continuous efforts have been made to provide the faculty with well-equipped facilities to enable them to participate in national endeavors in Science and Technology in a major way.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, established in 1959, is one of the premier institutions established by the Government of India.
  • The aim of the Institute is to provide meaningful education, to conduct original research of the highest standard and to provide leadership in technological innovation.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Computer Centre
  • PK.Kelkar Library
  • Office Automation
  • Central Glass Blowing Section
  • Central Workshop

COLLEGE SERVICES:

  • Book Club
  • Campus School
  • Community Centre
  • Faculty Club
  • Gliding Club
  • Gymnasium
  • Nursery
  • Swimming Pool
  • Staff Gymkhana
  • Visitor’s Hostel
  • Women’s Association

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biological Sciences & Bioengineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Materials Science & Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial & Management Engineering

3. Indian Institute of Technology – Madras

Indian Institute of Technology Madras

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Adyar, chennai, Tamilnadu
ESTABLISHED: 1959
WEBSITE: www.iitm.ac.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Indian Institute of Technology Madras is one among the foremost institutes of national importance in higher technological education, basic and applied research.
  • In 1956, the German Government offered technical assistance for establishing an institute of higher education in engineering in India.
    The first Indo-German agreement in Bonn, West Germany for the establishment of the Indian Institute of Technology at Madras was signed in 1959.
  • The Institute has sixteen academic departments and a few advanced research centres in various disciplines of engineering and pure sciences, with nearly 100 laboratories organised in a unique pattern of functioning.
  • A faculty of international repute, a brilliant student community, excellent technical & supporting staff and an effective administration have all contributed to the pre-eminent status of IIT Madras.
  • The campus is located in the city of Chennai, previously known as Madras. Chennai is the state capital of Tamilnadu, a southern state in India.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • IIT Madras is a residential institute campus that was formerly part of the adjoining Guindy National Park.
  • The institute has nearly 550 faculties, 8,000 students and 1,250 administrative and supporting staff.
  • Growing ever since it obtained its charter from the Indian Parliament in 1961, much of the campus is a protected forest, carved out of the
  • Guindy National Park, home to chital (spotted deer), black buck, and other wildlife.
  • A natural lake, deepened in 1988 and 2003, drains most of its rainwater.

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied Mechanics
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Design
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
  • Ocean Engineering
  • Physics

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • The Indian Institute of Technology, Madras is an autonomous statutory organization functioning within the Institute of Technology Act.
    All the IITs are administered centrally by the IIT Council, an apex body established by the Government of India.
  • The Minister of Human Resource & Development, Government of India, is the Chairman of the Council.
    Each Institute has a Board of Governors responsible for its overall administration and control.
  • The Senate comprising all professors of the Institute decides the academic policy of the Institute.
  • It controls and approves the curriculum, courses, examinations and results.
  • It appoints committees to look into specific academic matters arising from time to time.
  • The teaching, training and research activities of various departments of the Institute are periodically reviewed to improve facilities and maintain standards.
  • The Director of the Institute is the ex-officio Chairman of the Senate.

4. PEC University of Technology – Chandigarh

PEC University of Technology - Chandigarh

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Chandigarh
ESTABLISHED: 1921
CONTACT: 2753277
WEBSITE: www.pec.ac.in
E-MAIL: registrar@pec.ac.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • The PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh was orginally established as Mugalpura Engineering College at Lahore (now in Pakistan) on November 9, 1921.
  • The name of the college was later changed to Maclagan Engineering College and its started functioning under the name on March 19, 1924.
  • In the year 1931, the college got affiliated to Punjab University, Lahore. After partition in 1947, the college was shifted to Roorkee (India) and was renamed as East Punjab College of Engineering.
  • In the year 1950 the word East was dropped and it came to know by its present name – Punjab Engineering College.
  • Towards the end of December 1953, the college shifted to its present campus in Chandigarh to function under Govt. of Punjab.
  • In 1966, with the formation of Union Territory of Chandigarh, the college same under control of Govt. of India through Chandigarh Administration.
  • In October 2003, the Govt. of India notified the Punjab Engineering College as a Deemed to be University and thereafter it became known as Punjab Enginering College ( Deemed University).
  • In 2009, the Board of Governors renamed the institution as PEC University of Technology.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The college campus extends over an area of 146 acres of the land situated close to the beautiful Shivalik hills.
  • The campus is divided into various functional zones like hostels, Main College Building, Administration Block, Residential Complex for staff and faculty and a shopping centre.
  • In addition to Lecture theatres, tutorial rooms and drawing halls, the college has an Auditorium, library, computer centre, reading rooms, workshops and well equipped laboratories.
  • The college has spacious playgrounds, tennis courts, squash courts, swimming pool, gymnasium and a students centre.
  • There is a branch of State Bank Of India and a post office in the campus.
  • Adequate Hostel facilities for both boys and girls are available in the campus.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Hostels
  • Laboratories
  • Workshops
  • Computer Centre
  • Medical Facilities

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Applied Science Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Electrical Communications Engineering
  • IT Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials & Metallurgy Engineering
  • Production Engineering

5. Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology IIEST- Howrah

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology IIEST

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Shibpur, Howrah
ESTABLISHED: 1856
WEBSITE: www.becs.ac.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur Established in 1856, it is the country’s second-oldest institution for engineering education and has a long and chequered history.
  • In March 2014, recognizing the institute’s contribution to engineering for more than a century and its potential for further excellence.
  • It was elevated to national status by amending the National Institutes of Technology and Science Education and Research (NITSER) Act, 2007, thus renaming it to IIEST Shibpur and granting it the status of Institutes of National Importance at par with the Indian Institutes of
  • Technology and Indian Institute of Science.
  • It was formerly an institution under the state government of West Bengal and known as Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur from 2004 to 2014 and Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur prior to that.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Computer Centre
  • Video Conferencing Facility
  • Centre of Excellence

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aerospace Engineering and Applied Mechanics
  • Architecture
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science & Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics & Tele Communication
  • Geology
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgy And Materials Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Physics

COURSES OFFERED:

Postgraduate Courses:

  • Aerospace Engg. & Applied Mechanics .
  • Architecture .
  • Chemistry.
  • Civil Engineering .
  • Master of Computer Applications (MCA).
  • ME in Computer Science
  • Information Technology.
  • Electrical Engineering .
  • Electronics & Tele-Communication Engineering .
  • Mathematics .
  • Mechanical Engineering .
  • Metallurgy And Materials Engineering .
  • Mining Engineering .
  • Physics.

6.  Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT)

Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT)

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Bangalore, Karnataka
WEBSITE: www.manipal.edu/mit
CONTACT: 9243777733
E-MAIL: admissions@manipal.edu

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Manipal University is synonymous with excellence in higher education. Over 28,000 students from 57 different nations live, learn and play in the sprawling University town, nestled on a plateau in Karnataka’s Udupi district.
  • It also has nearly 2500 faculty and almost 10000 other support and service staff, who cater to the various professional institutions in health sciences, engineering, management, communication and humanities which dot the Wi-Fi-enabled campus.
  • The institute which celebrated its Golden Jubilee in the year 2007 attracts a diverse student community from all over India.
  • MIT is known for its rich, vibrant campus life marked by technical, cultural and sports events running throughout the year.
  • It has decided to reconsider all its expansion plans, including the aforementioned sister campus.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Computing Facilities
  • Library
  • Workshop
  • Food Court
  • Hostels
  • Sports

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • Manipal University has once again been ranked at number two overall and first in suburban category among Indian universities in the Universitas Indonesia’s Green Metric Ranking for world universities 2012 on January 8, 2013.
  • The ranking not only helps to raise awareness about these issues, but is also proving to be a catalyst to put in place ‘green’ campus management policies around the world.
  • It is drawing the attention of university leaders and stake holders to combat global climate change, energy and water conservation, waste recycling, and green transportation

VISION AND MISSION:

Vision

  • Global leadership in human development.
  • Excellence in education and healthcare.

Mission

  • Be the most preferred choice of students, faculty and industry
  • Be in the top 10 in every discipline of education
  • health sciences, engineering and management.
  • Manipal Values
  • Integrity
  • Transparency
  • Quality
  • Team work
  • Execution with passion
  • Humane touch

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Aeronautical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Automobile Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Bio-Medical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering

7. Hindustan University, HITS- Chennai

Hindustan University HITS Chennai

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Kelambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
ESTABLISHED: 1985
WEBSITE: www.hindustanuniv.ac.in
CONTACT: 044-27474262

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science (HITS),Chennai was established in 1985 as Hindustan College of Engineering and later conferred the “University Status” by University Grants Commission (UGC), Government of India, Under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956 from the academic year 2008-09 and under the name HITS (Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science).
  • The institution has collaborative partnerships with leading Foreign Universities in USA, Singapore, Australia etc.
  • It has students and faculty exchange Programs with leading International Universities.
  • The University also has received numerous accolades and awards over the years.
  • Today, Hindustan Institution of Technology and Science is one of the most sought after engineering institutions in Tamil Nadu, reputed for its highly qualified and experienced faculty and excellent infrastructural facilities for curricular and extracurricular activities, the
  • University has maintained an enviable academic excellence right from its inception.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Transportation
  • Library
  • Internet
  • Banking/ATM Facilities
  • Cafeteria
  • Seminar Halls

VISION AND MISSION:

Vision

To  Make  Every Man a Success And No Man a Failure

Mission

To provide every individual with a conducive environment suitable to achieve his / her career goals, with a strong emphasis on personality development, and to offer the academically inclined the resources to gain quality education in all spheres of engineering, applied sciences and management, without compromising the quality and code of ethics to each student of the Institution.

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Diploma Programmes
  • U.G. Programmes
  • P.G. Programmes
  • Evening Programmes
  • Research Programs
  • Integrated Programs

8. Acharya Institute of Technology, AIT- Bangalore

Acharya Institute of Technology AIT Bangalore

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Bangalore, Karnataka
ESTABLISHED: 2000
WEBSITE: www.acharya.ac.in
CONTACT: 080 23722222

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Acharya Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangalore was established in 2000 and is a part of Acharya Institutes.
  • The college is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University.
  • The college is NBA accredited, and offers a wide range of BE programs, M. Tech Programs and PG Programs in Computer Application and Business Management and also offers a Doctoral Study Program in Mathematics, leading to Ph.D.
  • The Vision of Acharya is committed to the cause of value based education in all disciplines, envisions itself as a fountainhead of innovative human enterprise, with inspiration initiatives for academic excellence.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The 120-acre Acharya Campus nestles in a green environment in the outskirts of Bangalore city.
  • The development has been in sync with nature, where least space has been utilised for structural development leaving a large portion, green.
  • Beautiful gardens, flower beds, fruit and flower bearing trees, park furniture, water ponds, fountains mark the Campus’ distinction – which has come for appreciation from both students and discerning visitors.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Class Rooms
  • Internet
  • Workshops
  • Sports

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Biotechnology Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Construction Technology & Management
  • Electrical Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Information Science Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Manufacturing Science Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Applications

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science & Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Information Science & Engineering

9. Sathyabama University – Chennai

Sathyabama University Chennai

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Jeppiaar Nagar , Rajiv Gandhi Road, Chennai , Tamil Nadu
ESTABLISHED: 1987
WEBSITE: www.sathyabamauniversity.ac.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Sathyabama University, Chennai was established in 1987 which was formerly known as Sathyabama Engineering College by Jeppiaar Educational Trust.
  • It is a pioneer institute imparting knowledge in the areas of engineering, science, technology and education.
  • The institution’s progress and contribution in the field of technical education for over two decades made the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Govt. of India to grant Deemed University status in 2001 and University status in 2006 under section(3) of the UGC Act, 1956.
  • The University has been awarded B++ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and ISO 9001:2000 for professional quality management.
  • The University has undertaken various sponsored and collaborative research and development projects funded by national organizations.
  • The University offers courses in 24 branches of Engineering at the UG level and 24 courses at PG level in addition to Sciences, MBA, MCA and Ph.D programs in all disciplines.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Internet Facility
  • Hostel
  • Health and Fitness
  • Conference Halls
  • Bank and ATM
  • Transportation
  • Sports

OBJECTIVES:

  • To train the students to meet the expectations of the industry through our Career Development Program.
  • To provide exposure to the students about the happenings with various Industries through our Institute- Industry Collaboration.
  • This is to make them understand the dynamic industrial environment and to keep them updated technically.
  • To provide excellent placement support to our students by inviting eminent recruiters to our University to recruit them through our Campus Recruitment Program.

COLLEGE FACULTIES:

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Management Studies
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Bio-Engineering
  • Architecture
  • Science and Humanities
  • Education
  • Medicine

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Master of Technology in Nanotechnology
  • Master of Engineering in Embedded systems
  • Master of Engineering in Electronics and Control Engineering

10. Amrita School of Engineering, ASE- Tamil Nadu

Amrita School of Engineering ASE Tamil Nadu

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Amritanagar , Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
ESTABLISHED: 1994
WEBSITE: www.engineering.amrita.edu
CONTACT: 0422-2656422

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Amrita School of Engineering (ASE), Coimbatore was established on 1994.
  • It has the distinction of being Amrita’s first center for higher learning.
  • ASE is approved by AICTE, New Delhi, accredited with ‘A’ grade by NAAC.
  • The Amrita Institute of Technology and Science, it offered B.E. programs to cater to the increasing needs of technical manpower in the country.
  • The School offers B.Tech and M.Tech programmes in various disciplines.
  • In addition, it offers programs leading to the MCA degree. Ph.D. is offered in Engineering and Sciences.
  • The School of Engineering have organized various national and international conferences, seminars, workshops, colloquia, contests, training programs, etc. during the last five years.
  • The goal of the school is to make its programs the best in the country based on a focused approach with respect to the critical areas of curriculum, teaching-learning, student support, infrastructure and research.
  • The Institute has it’s Campuses located at Amritapuri, Bangalore and Coimbatore.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Hostel
  • Accommodation
  • Canteen
  • Amenities Complex
  • Medical Aid
  • Sports
  • Guest House
  • Bank

COLLEGE DEPARTMENTS:

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • Science

PLACEMENTS:

  • The Directorate for Corporate and International Relations (CIR), an important arm of Amrita University, facilitates learning and development and placements of students through focused and well-structured programmes that supplement the students’ academic curriculum, besides cultivating close relationship with industry and the corporate world.
  • Nearly all the major companies in India visit Amrita University for placements.
  • These include multinational companies as well as Indian companies with a global footprint.
  • Companies from other countries, especially from the Middle East, also recruit students from Amrita.

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Bachelor of Technology in Aerospace Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Chemical Engineering & Material Sciences
  • Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering
  • Bachelor of Technology in Electrical and Electronics Engineering