Bengal College of Engineering & Technology

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Bengal College of Engineering and Technology (BCET)
BCET Institute Logo.jpg
Motto Vince te Ipsum (surpass oneself)
Type Private
Established 2001
Chairman Mr. S. K. Sharma
Principal Prof. (Dr.) P.K Prasad
Director Prof. (Dr.) A.C. Ganguli
Location Durgapur, West Bengal, India
Campus Urban area in BidhanNagar (175 km from Kolkata)
Approvals AICTE
Department of Higher Education, Government of West Bengal
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India
National Board of Accreditation.
Affiliations Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology
Website Bengal College of Engineering and Technology Website

Bengal College of Engineering and Technology, Durgapur is a coeducational, private college located in Durgapur, West Bengal, India. The college has recently been honoured with the "Outstanding Engineering Institute (East) award by the 8th DNA Innovative Education Awards in 2016. It was previously honoured with the same title for three consecutive times in a row by ABP News National Education Awards in the years 2012, 2013 and 2014. It is one of the best institutes for pursuing higher technical education in the eastern region.[citation needed]

It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Engineering and Technology. The college was set up Sksgi, in 2001. The Ex Chief minister of West Bengal, Shri Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee and other ministers and dignitaries such as the late Mrinal Banerjee, Shri Banso Gopal Choudhury, Late Subhash Chakraborty, Shri Surya Kanta Misra have visited the college campus.[citation needed]

It is located in Bidhan Nagar, a locality in Durgapur.

Accreditation and affiliation[edit]

Bengal College of Engineering & Technology is approved by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), under Ministry of HRD, the Government of India and is affiliated to Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology. It is recognized by the Government of West Bengal.[citation needed]

NBA Accreditation—BCET, Durgapur is a leading institute in West Bengal with NBA accreditation of its eligible courses since 2007.[citation needed]

Certification= ISO 9001:2008 Certified

Institution Membership and Cells[edit]

Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC)[edit]

EDC, BCET run by the in-house students of BCET, Durgapur aims at manifesting the latent entrepreneurial spirit of the youth of India.

British Council,Kolkata[edit]

BCET(BENGAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY), Durgapur holds an institutional membership with the Elite British Council, Kolkata. On account of this the college enjoys access to the world class library services, events and programmes that focus on both updating the faculties as well as students with respect to the recent trends in professional ambit and international exams.

National Entrepreneurship Network(NEN)[edit]

The college has MoU with NEN with laid dow guidelines of MSDE,govt. of India for three years with the objective of developing student entrepreneurs in the campus as well as the creation of job givers rather than job seekers.[clarification needed]

Research & Development[edit]

Unmanned Aerial Vehicle[edit]

Energy Efficient CPU[edit]

Open Source Technology and its application in Business[edit]

LPG & Fire Fighting Robot[edit]

Automated Dual Axis Solar Tracking System[edit]

Achievements By Institution[edit]

  • Awarded "Outstanding Engineering Institute (EAST)" by 8th DNA Innovative Education Awards for the year 2016
  • ISO 9001:2008 certified
  • Affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology and approved by AICTE
  • Recognized by the Government of West Bengal
  • Collaboration with Edu Live of IIT-Bombay for Certificate Course in Business Management (CPBM)
  • Infosys Campus Connect Program for training students
  • Carries out various research projects funded by AICTE
  • Conducts entrepreneurship awareness programs


Undergraduate Courses[edit]

  • Electronics & Communication Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Information Technology
  • Bio-Technology
  • Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  • Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Application

Post-Graduate Courses[edit]

  • Master of Computer Application
  • Master of Business Administration


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