Visvesvaraya Regional College of Engineering
Nagpur - 440 011.
Jurisdiction State of Maharashtra
Reservations Maharashtra State SC 15% ST 7% 5 seats for children of Defence Personnel killed or permanently disabled ( 1 seat for B Arch ) 5 seats for Physically handicapped 1 seat for Children of India nationals residing abroad. Seats for rest of the country SC 15% ST 7.5% Govt. of India nominees ( States/Uts lacking such facilities, children of India based staff in Indian Missions abroad, Self financing Foreigners, Repatriates from Myanmar/Sri Lanka, Tibet, North-Eastern States ) 16 seats.
Eligibility Age No restriction.
Academic qualification Higher Sec ( XII std) exam with Phy, Chem, Maths and Eng of Maharashtra Board of Secondary Education. Pune or its equivalent exam at one and the same sitting securing 50% marks in aggregate. SC/ST candidates should have obtained 45% marks of PCM with a pass in Eng. Candidate should have passed the qualifying exam. From the School/College located in Maharashtra. Direct admission to second year is allowed to 3 years diploma holders with first class from Maharashtra.
Application Procedure Application form and prospectus can be obtained from the college on payment of Rs. 250 or as notified through crossed IP/DD drawn in favour of Principal, VRCE Nagpur payable at Nagpur GPO. The requisition should be accompanied by a self-addressed envelope of 24-x 16-cm with postage stamps of Rs. 10. Completed application with registration fee should reach the College by the notified date. Application form and booklet containing detailed information for admission in case of candidates seeking admission against the seats ALLOTTED TO MAHARASHTRA in other RECs can be had from Assistant Educational Adviser (T), MHRD (Dept of Education), Western Regional Office, Industrial Assurance Bldg., Churchgate, Mumbai 400001.
Method of Selection Be on merit as determined on the basis of marks obtained in Phy, Chem and Maths at the qualifying exam. B Arch on the basis of marks secured in Phy, Chem and Maths at the qualifying exam and performance at the Aptitude test. The aptitude test consists of Visualisation, free hand drawing observation, memory drawing, colour sensitivity, viva voce.
Fees Tuition fee (BE) RS. 4,000 pa; ( B Arch) Rs. 3000 pa
Hostels Accommodation for about 900 students. Residence is not compulsory. Room rent is between Rs. 400-1200 pa and mess charges are about Rs. 650 pm.
Scholarships Besides scholarships, stipends and freeships are granted by State Government and other agencies. The college awards Merit & Merit-cum-Means scholarships of Rs. 75 pm each to 25% students on roll. Backward class (SC/ST) candidates are awarded Govt. of India scholarships provided the income received from all sources does not exceed RS. 25,000 pa.
Postgraduate Courses M Tech ( 3 semesters) Branches Architecture Arch & Urban planning Civil/Environmental Engg. Electronics, Electrical Integrated Power System Mech Indl Engg Design of Machine mechanism, Applied Mech Structural Engg Metallurgy Ferro-Alloy Tech and Alloy Steel Making. Research Studies Facilities for Ph.D exist.
Part-time Course M Tech ( 5 semesters) in Structural Engg. Hydraulics, Design of Mech & Mechanism, PG Diploma in Indl Mgt of 1 year.
Miscellaneous Commencement of Academic Session July/August
Faculty Strength professors 18 Asst professors 46 Lecturers 68.