How to Choose the Right Engineering College

Posted by dunitzsantrino on March 31st, 2015

If you think your worries are over after you have passed your engineering entrance exam, you are wrong. You have to take two very important decisions at this stage. At first, you have to choose the right stream for yourself. This decision can prove to be the break or make one. You need to think about your positive traits, strengths and weaknesses. Your ultimate goal in life and your childhood dreams should be taken into consideration too. At this point, it is advisable to do some research on the internet and from people around you.

•Find out whatever you can about each of the engineering streams, the future possibilities, career opportunities and the potential of the field. Once you have a clear picture you will be able to make a much wiser decision.
•You should choose a stream that will allow you to pursue your interests, utilize your potential properly and fulfill your long time goals.
•The next big decision involves selecting the right college for your engineering degree. This can prove to be quite difficult as there are numerous good engineering colleges strewn all across the country.
•If one has managed to acquire a seat at the IITs, or the NITs, the decision can be easier. If you have not, do not worry as there are a lot of good colleges out there. One can choose between the top engineering colleges in Karnataka, Maharashtra or Tamil Nadu.
•You should check out the college websites, their placement records, the infrastructure available, the credibility of the faculty and the accreditation of the colleges.
•You should check for possible industry alliances with the college. This ensures that the syllabus is integrated with industrial experiences. Colleges in Karnataka usually boast of having wonderful infrastructure. NIT Surathkal is easily the best engineering college in Karnataka.
•The faculty of the college is one of the most important aspects of any college. The diversity of the faculty's fields of expertise, the depth of their knowledge, their research experience and industry experience are crucial factors. The top engineering colleges in Karnataka have some of the best teachers and faculty in the country.
•The placement records is undoubtedly the most vital aspect of a college that students check out prior to admission. The best engineering college in Karnataka has enviable placement records compared to other colleges.
•The Ranking and the accreditation of the colleges is extremely important too. One should check out the rankings of the colleges online.
•One should also find out whether a college has enough infrastructure for the current intake of students. Infrastructure generally implies classrooms, laboratories, workshops, etc. The facilities that should be provided by the college include a library, internet connection, computer labs, seminar halls, hostels, gym, etc.

Follow these tips and get into the right college that helps to achive your goals.

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