Government Engineering College, Sreekrishnapuram

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Government Engineering College Sreekrishnapuram,Palakkad
Gec logo.jpg
Established 1999
Type Education and research institution
Principal Dr. S.Radhakrishnan
Academic staff
Undergraduates 800
Postgraduates 18
Location Palakkad, Kerala, India
Campus 33 acres (0.13 km2)
Affiliations Calicut University, AICTE

The Government Engineering College of Sreekrishnapuram is a technical education institute established in 1999 in the Palakkad district of Kerala. The college is fully owned by the Government of Kerala and is governed by the Directorate of Technical Education, Kerala. It is one among the prestigious engineering institutions under the Department of Technical Education, Kerala. The college is affiliated to the University of Calicut and follow its curriculum and syllabi.

Going by academic result, the college is among top 5 engineering colleges under university of Calicut.

GECSKP graduates are employed in a wide range of public and private sector companies within the country and abroad. Some of them have even braved to venture out and start their own organisation.

Main building has been inaugurated by Hon: Kerala Chief Minister V.S Achuthananthan on 1 August 2010. The college is located in the calm and peaceful village of Sreekrishnapuram in Palakkad District of Kerala. Nearest town's are Palakkad(35 km),Ottappalam (25 km),and Shoranur (35 km).

The institute has four engineering departments:Information Technology, Computer Science Engineering, Mechanical engineering,Electronics and Communication engineering


The college offers four B.Tech. courses, with an intake of 63 regular students and six lateral entry students per year for each course.

Under Graduate Courses:

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering

Post Graduation Courses:

  • Computational Linguistics

Admission to M.Tech Programmes are based on applicant's results in the GATE conducted by IITs and IISc.

Departments and facilities[edit]

  • Dept. of Electronics and Communications Engineering
  • Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Dept. of Information Technology
  • Dept. of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
  • Dept. of Civil Engineering
  • Dept. of Mathematics
  • Dept. of Chemistry
  • Dept. of Economics
  • Dept. of Physical education
  • Central Library
  • Computer Center and Seminar Hall
  • Gymnasium
  • Canteen


GECSKP students have been placed in various reputed organizations like Accenture, Infosys, Mphasis, Procsys, IBM, TCS, Wipro, Cognizant Technologies, Siemens, HP, Samsung, Patni, CMC Ltd, Future Soft, HCL, IBS, Kirloskar, Heuwai Technologies, Canbay Software, Subex, US Technology, DRDO, Cordys, Hexaware, etc.

In 2013-14, more than 50% of students with 7.5 CGPA and cleared all papers are placed


The college library has more than 12000 volumes that mostly cover the syllabus needs of the students. Some International and National Journals are also available in the college library. Around 9% of the Annual Budget is allotted for the Library.

The IEEE Magazine Package is made available in the library.

The library has subscribed to the AICTE-DELNET Scheme for online access to DEL resources of e-journals


A video chronology of GECSKP History

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