Lukhdhirji Engineering College

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Lukhdhirji Engineering College
Type Technical Education
Established 1951
Location Morbi, Gujarat, India
Campus Urban

Lukhdhirji Engineering College, popularly known as L.E. College, is one of Gujarat's oldest technical institutions,located in Morbi District. It was started as a Polytechnic institute in 1931, known as Morbi Technical Institute. The MTI was upgraded to a full-fledged engineering college in 1951 when The Late Honorable His Highness Lukhdhirji donated his palace with 40 acres (160,000 m2) of land on the bank of river Machhu. The institute is operated by the government of Gujarat and is affiliated with Gujarat Technological University.

  Initially the L. E. College was established to offer conventional degree courses in disciplines like Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. Gradually the diversified disciplines like Industrial, Production, Power Electronics and Information Technology, Chemical Engineering, Applied Mechanics were introduced at the degree level and the Ceramic, Metallurgy, Electronics & Communication at the diploma level besides conventional diploma courses. The institute is approved by AICTE and affiliated to Saurashtra University, Rajkot, (Gujarat) as well as Gujarat Technological University.

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Coordinates: 22°49′14″N 70°50′41″E / 22.82056°N 70.84472°E / 22.82056; 70.84472