ABES Engineering College

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ABES Engineering College
ABESEC logo.png
Mottoविज्ञानं यज्ञं तनुते, "Vigyan yagn tanute"
(Sanskrit)
TypeSelf Financed College
Established2000
AffiliationDr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow, UP
DirectorDr. Gajendra Singh
UndergraduatesB.Tech.
PostgraduatesMBA, M.Tech., MCA
Address
19th KM Stone, NH-24, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
, , ,
28°38′02″N 77°26′46″E / 28.634°N 77.446°E / 28.634; 77.446
CampusUrban
Websitehttp://www.abes.ac.in/

ABES Engineering College (also known as ABESEC) is a self-financed engineering college, situated in Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), NCR, India. The institute is affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)[1] and the students are admitted on the basis of State Entrance Examination - APJAKTU (commonly known as UPSEE).[2] The college was earlier affiliated to Mahamaya Technical University until 2013, when the two universities (GBTU and MTU) were again united and the institute came under the jurisdiction of the current university.

The institute was recognized for Academic Excellence and was awarded Star Performer Award in the B.Tech. category for the year 2009, by the Uttar Pradesh Technical University.[3] The institute is ranked among top 10 state affiliated colleges in U.P. by various organizations.[3][4][5][6]

History[edit]

Academy of Business and Engineering Sciences (ABES) was established in 2000 with MCA, B.Tech. in CS, IT and EC. The institute was approved by AICTE and was affiliated to Uttar Pradesh Technical University. In the following years, other streams of education were added - B.Tech AI in 2001 (later removed in 2009 due to lack of interest), B.Tech ME in 2003, MBA in 2006, B.Tech. EEE in 2008 and M.Tech. in 2010.

In 2009, Academy of Business and Engineering Sciences was renamed to its present name ABES Engineering College. Later in 2010, the Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU) was bifurcated into two universities viz . Gautam Buddha Technical University(GBTU) and Mahamaya Technical University(MTU), with the college coming under the jurisdiction of the latter.[7]

Campus[edit]

The main building of ABES Engineering College, called as Aryabhatta block. The front lawn with students can also be seen in the front
Aryabhatta block, the main building of ABES Engineering College.

Insititue's campus, spread over 15.2 acres (62,000 m2), is situated at Lal Kuan, Delhi-Hapur bypass Road, NH-24, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. Aryabhatta block and Bhabha blocks are the main buildings of the institute, facing the highway. Behind the two blocks is Raman block which hosts the institute's auditorium, named after Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. The air conditioned Central Library, spread over 150 square metres (1,600 sq ft), is located in the Bhabha Block and holds around 50,000 titles.[8][9]

The institute has a cricket sports ground(for all), and indoor sports facilities for Table Tennis and Billiards(only for hostel students). The institute hosts five boys hostels named Vivekanand Bhawan, Ramakrishna Bhawan,Dayanand bhawan,Chanakya bhawan and the more recently built Aurobindo Bhawan. The two girls hostels are christened as Vidushi Bhawan "A" and Vidushi Bhawan "B".[10]

Student's life[edit]

The sports stadium at ABES Engineering college for cricket, football and other outdoors sports. The faculty residence, hostels and Republic Crossing can be seen in the background
The cricket stadium at ABES

The majority of students live in the hostels on the campus. Apart from the academics, the students also enjoy various indoor sports like Table Tennis and Billiards and outdoor sports like cricket and soccer. The hostels have internet connectivity and students also spend time surfing the internet.

The student bodies organize various annual cultural events like GENERO, Freshers, Diwali celebrations, Farewell, UTSAAH etc. An annual inter-collegiate technical cum cultural event is also organized where students from other colleges across the NCR and the state are invited. Further, many well known performers like Anup Jalota[11] are invited to the college for performance. ABES also hosts a SPIC MACAY chapter and has invited various well-known performers like Kiran Sehgal,[12] Ustad Asad Ali Khan,[13] Qutbi Brothers,[14] Nizami brothers and Saurabh shukla.

Courses offered[edit]

The Convocation ceremony 2012 for ABES Engineering college being hosted at the College Auditorium on 31 March
Convocation 2012 being hosted at the ABES Auditorium

ABES Engineering College has two separate college codes:

  1. ABES Engineering College (College code 032) offers degrees in B.Tech., M.Tech. and MCA.
  2. Academy of Business and Engineering Sciences (College code 459) offers degree in MCA.

The exact breakdown of the intake for the two colleges is given below.[15]

ABES Engineering College (College code 032)[edit]

Course Name First shift Second shift Course duration
B.Tech. - Computer Science & Engineering 180 60 4 years
B.Tech. - Electronics & Communication Engineering 180 60 4 years
B.Tech. - Electrical & Electronics Engineering 120 - 4 Years
B.Tech. - Information Technology 120 - 4 Years
B.Tech. - Mechanical Engineering 120 60 4 Years
B.Tech. - Computer Science & Information Technology 60 - 4 Years
B.Tech. - Civil Engineering 120 - 4 Years
MBA 120 60 2 Years
MCA 120 - 3 Years
M.Tech. - Computer Science 18 - 2 Years
M.Tech. - Electronics & Communication 18 - 2 Years
M.Tech. - Mechanical Engineering 18 - 2 Years

Academy of Business & Engineering Sciences (College code 459)[edit]

Course Name First shift Second shift Course duration
MCA 20 - 3 Years
MBA - 60 3 Years

Ranking[edit]

The college has been consistently ranked among the top 10 engineering colleges (state-affiliated) in Uttar Pradesh. Such ranking has been confirmed both in Government rankings as well as rankings released by private organizations. The institute has been recognized by the erstwhile Uttar Pradesh Technical University known as (UPTU) for academic excellence and it was awarded the following awards before the university was bifurcated:

College Rankings
Government Rankings (by UPTU)
B.Tech., 2009[3]Star Performer
MBA, 2009[3]Star Performer
MCA, 2009[3]Letter of Appreciation
Private Rankings
Careers360, 2013[5]AA+ (9th in UP affiliated colleges)
Times Research, 2010[6]1st Engineering college in Delhi-NCR
  • Star Performer (Academic Excellence) in the B.Tech. category for year 2009,[3] ranking the college 4th in U.P. along with four other institutions.
  • Star Performer (Academic Excellence) in the MBA category for year 2009,[3] ranking the institute 1st in U.P. along with two other colleges.
  • Letter of Appreciation (Academic Excellence) in the MCA category for year 2009,[3] ranking the college 1st in U.P. along with two other colleges.
  • Letter of Appreciation (Academic Excellence) in the B.Tech. category for year 2008,[4] ranking the college 9th in U.P. along with two other colleges.

The college has been recognized by other private organizations and following awards has been conferred to it:

  • Careers360 ranked the college in top 10 among the stated affiliated colleges, for two years running - 2013[5] and 2012.[16] Careers360 ranked the college among the top 15 in 2011.[17]
  • Times Research Education Excellence Award 2010 for Best Engineering College in Delhi-NCR for year 2010[6]
  • Award for Technology, Quality & Innovation from Otherways Association Management Club, France for year 2010[6]
  • Award for Excellent Academic Results and R&D at International Level from Business Sphere[6]
  • Awards for doing excel in the SAE BAJA events http://tachyons.wix.com/tachyons

Admissions[edit]

The admissions admits candidates to the B.Tech. program through two different schemes. Admission to the first year of B.Tech. are based on the performance in the State Entrance Exam of Uttar Pradesh. Candidates who have passed Intermediate of U.P. Board or (10+2) standard from other board are eligible for such an admission.

Candidates are also admitted to the second year of B.Tech. through lateral entry. For securing such admission, the candidate should have passed 3/4 year diploma (with minimum 60% marks) from institutions recognized by the U.P. Board of Technical Education.[18] Further, the institute also takes admission directly for seats remaining vacant after counseling.

Candidates seeking admission to MBA and MCA programs are supposed to have a degree of minimum three years.[18]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uttar Pradesh Technical University". Archived from the original on 21 April 2012. Retrieved 25 April 2012.
  2. ^ "UPSEE 2012". SEE-UPTU. Retrieved 25 April 2012.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "UPTU Academic Excellence Award 2009" (PDF). Uttar Pradesh Technical University. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 March 2012. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  4. ^ a b "UPTU Academic Excellence Award 2008" (PDF). Uttar Pradesh Technical University. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 February 2012. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  5. ^ a b c "Uttar Pradesh's best Engineering Colleges - 2013". Careers360. Retrieved 16 June 2013.
  6. ^ a b c d e "Achievements". ABES Engineering College. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  7. ^ "Circular for bifurcation of UPTU" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 25 April 2012.
  8. ^ "Institute". ABES Engineering College. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  9. ^ "About ABES Engineering College". IndiaStudyChannel. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  10. ^ "Hostels". ABES Engineering College. Retrieved 26 April 2012.
  11. ^ "Musical soiree for Tsunami Victims". The Tribune, Chandigarh. 20 Mar 2005.
  12. ^ "SPIC MACAY presents Odissi Recital by Kiran Segal at ABES Engineering College, Ghaziabad". DelhiEvents.com. Retrieved 9 June 2012.
  13. ^ "SPIC MACAY presents Rudra Veena by Ustad Asad Ali Khan at ABES Engineering College, Ghaziabad". DelhiEvents.com. Retrieved 9 June 2012.
  14. ^ "Qutbi Brother". AllEvents.in. Retrieved 9 June 2012.
  15. ^ "Seats intake". ABES Engineering College. Archived from the original on 26 July 2012. Retrieved 25 April 2012.
  16. ^ "Uttar Pradesh's best Engineering Colleges - 2012". Careers360. Retrieved 6 May 2012.
  17. ^ "Best engineering colleges in Uttar Pradesh & Uttarakhand -2011". Careers360. Retrieved 18 June 2012.
  18. ^ a b "Admission". ABES Engineering College. Retrieved 26 April 2012.

Coordinates: 28°38′02″N 77°26′46″E / 28.634°N 77.446°E / 28.634; 77.446

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