Maharashtra is successfully gaining prominence in education and employability, thanks to its robust infrastructure that constantly creates jobs. Educational institutions such as the Indian Institute of Technology, College of Engineering, Institute of Chemical Technology, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, etc., are situated in Maharashtra, providing the IT sector with the best brains. These are some of the best engineering colleges in Maharashtra.

List of popular engineering colleges in Maharashtra for higher studies and better opportunities.

1.      Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B)

IIT-B was established in 1958 in Powai, Maharashtra. It is a reputed institution that caters to students of an outstanding intellectual caliber from all over the country. The alumni have constantly made the institution proud with achievements in the private and public sectors worldwide.


IIT-B offers various engineering courses in all realms. You can opt for B.Tech, M.Tech or Dual Degree courses in the following streams:

  • Environmental Science and Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Energy Science and Engineering

Admission Process

Admissions to IIT-B are through JEE and GATE scores.

Fees Structure for the entire course

B.Tech- Rs. 1, 24,600 to 3, 24,600 depending on the category and stream

M.Tech- Rs. 24,600 to 49,600

Top Recruiters

Placements at IIT-B show a massive surge every year. Reputed industries hire the best brains from here with the highest domestic CTCs. The top recruiters are:

  • Honeywell
  • Boeing
  • Airbus
  • TATA
  • Larsen and Toubro

2.      Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT)

ICT, Mumbai was established in 1933 as the University department of chemical technology for the University of Bombay. Every year, the institute provides world-class talents in various genres.


ICT, Mumbai offers specialization in B.Tech/M.Tech courses. Some of these are:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Food Engineering
  • Pharmaceuticals Chemistry And Technology
  • Plastic And Polymer Engineering
  • Surface Coating Technology

Admission Process

B.Tech– 10+2 and JEE/MHT-CET


Fees Structure

B.Tech- 3.41 Lakhs

M.Tech- 1.53 Lakhs

Top Recruiters

The top recruiters at ICT, Mumbai, are:

  • Raymond
  • Bombay Dyeing
  • BASF
  • The Aravind

3.      Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur (VNIT)

VNIT is one of the best among India’s 30 NITs. It was established in 1960 and is ranked 27th on the NIRF 2020 list.


VNIT, Mumbai, offers the following specialization programs in B.Tech/M.Tech courses.

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Admission Process

B.Tech- 10+2 with Physics and Maths as mandatory subjects and valid JEE scores.

M.Tech- Valid GATE scores.

Fees Structure

B.Tech- 5.38 Lakhs

M.Tech- 1.06 Lakhs

Top Recruiters

The top recruiters for students at VNIT, Mumbai, are:

  • BHEL
  • HUL
  • DRDO
  • NTPC

4.      College of Engineering, Pune (COEP)

COEP is a well-known technical institute worldwide. It is one of the oldest colleges and was established in 1854. Since then, their students have emerged with a high scientific inclination and values.


The following streams are offered at COEP for B.Tech and M.Tech courses.

  • Production Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering

Admission Process

B.Tech- 10+2, MHT-CET, and valid JEE scores.

M.Tech- Valid GATE scores.

Fees Structure

B.Tech- 3.70 Lakhs

M.Tech- 1.91 Lakhs

Top Recruiters

Following reputed companies are the top recruiters at COEP:

  • Microsoft
  • MasterCard
  • Maruti Suzuki
  • Cognizant Technology
  • Amazon


Students, throughout the country, prefer studying in Maharashtra to grasp international education standards and grab a position in reputed companies. You can also opt for any colleges and look forward to a bright future with multinational companies.