Top Engineering Colleges in India – Things To consider Before Admission

Engineering is one of the most popular career fields among youngsters today. This field offers a number of job opportunities and career scopes for students. All aspirants with an interest in engineering look forward to having a good job in their chosen engineering stream. But, students need to know several aspects before choosing the best engineering university in India.

Eligibility standards

The first thing to consider is eligibility criteria and norms in the college that you are looking forward to joining. There are many universities and institutes in India following the similar standards, eligibility norms and admission procedures. Some colleges accept the scores of national level entrance test, but some have their own eligibility rules and organize exams to assess a candidate’s aptness.

College ranking

The ranking of an institute or college depicts its statues and popularity among students and parents. Thus, you should check the ranking and ensure to get admission in the top-ranking college. Students also need to check a college’s seat allotment practice and engineering disciplines before getting enrolled in a course. This will aid them to have a rough clue about the study methods and vision of an institute.

Placement record

The reason why students select an engineering program or other courses is getting a good career opportunity after the competition. Many colleges provide placement assurance to their students in order to help them get a chance to grow their skills and earn money. Thus, you must check the placement record of a college before getting enrolled.

University infrastructure

College infrastructure is one of the most important factors that you should consider when selecting an engineering college. An excellent university has great infrastructure and is well equipped with spacious classrooms, campus, clean hostels, labs, hygienic canteens, and playground. So, make sure the college you have selected has a highly advanced structure and set-up.


A teacher or an instructor plays an important role in guiding a student with the right knowledge and practical skills. Thus, the faculty members are major aspects that students should check before getting enrolled in an engineering college. So, make sure the institute has sufficient instructors and faculty members to help and guide students about basics and innovative concepts and also grow an aptitude to distinguish the apt place and time to utilize those skills. Many reputed colleges have the record of the teachers and coaches on the authorized website to aid students and visitors get to know about the same.

The NorthCap University (NCU) is recognized as the best engineering university in Gurugram. NCU is ranked among top ten engineering colleges in Haryana for offering best undergraduate and postgraduate courses in science, engineering, law, and management. With highly advanced infrastructure, well-equipped auditorium, labs, and classrooms, the college offer high-quality teaching and direction to students. The University is an affiliate of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI) and the University Grants Commission (UGC). With a mission to focus on socially relevant projects, NCU constantly encourages multi-disciplinary in educational programs to give excellence.


Dr Nilufer Onder, MTU, USA Interacts with NCU Students

Dr Nilufer Onder, Associate Professor, Michighan Technological University, USA visited NCU’s Dept of CSE&IT on 3 April 2018. She had an interactive session with BTech 3rd year students and discussed their projects on Machine Learning and suggested improvements to each group.

Dr Nilufer Onder Interacts with NCU Students

Dr Onder also interacted with PhD scholars regarding their research work and thereafter discussed the Artificial Intelligence curriculum with the course coordinator, Dr Jagdeep Kaur. She gave valuable suggestions to make the curriculum more effective and interesting.

Dr Nilufer Onder giving valuable suggestions during Technovation on 6 April 2018

NCU and University of Dayton, Ohio Jointly Organized International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Data Science

The International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Data Science (ICCIDS) 2018 was jointly organized by NCU and the University of Dayton, Ohio, USA from 7-8 April 2018. The conference was inaugurated by Hon’ble Shri Alok Joshi, Chairman, National Technical Research Organization, India with 150 enthusiastic participants.

International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Data Science

The conference programme included 28 sessions with two keynote lectures by Dr Nilufer Onder, Michighan Technological University, USA on ‘Data Science at the Hardware-Software Interface’ and Prof. Anjali Kaushik, Department of Information Management, MDI, Gurugram, on ‘Issues and Challenges related to Computation, Intelligence and Data Science’. A workshop was conducted on the emerging topic of ‘Big Data and Deep Learning’ by IBM Research Lab, India. Prof. Prem Vrat, Pro-Chancellor, NCU congratulated the organizers for organizing the conference on an extremely relevant topic and emphasized on the increasing demand of data scientists in the coming years.

International Conference on Computational Intelligence & Data Science

The conference was a significant event bringing together 200 research scholars from different countries who presented their research work which was selected after an extensive review from amongst the huge response of 940 authors from across the globe. All the accepted papers will be published in Procedia, Computer Science, Elsevier. Some of the high quality papers selected from ICCIDS 2018 with extended versions will be published in reputed journals of international publishers indexed in Web of Science, Scopus and DBLP.

Conference on Computational Intelligence and Data Science

The conference focused on data analytics, modern and emerging computational techniques in data sciences. Data analytics and science is a multidisciplinary blend of data inference, algorithms, development and technology in order to solve analytically complex programs. Data Science is ultimately using raw information in creative ways to generate business value. The conference provided an international forum for presentation of original research findings as well as exchange and dissemination of innovative practical experience in upcoming fields of Engineering.

Conference on Computational Intelligence & Data Science

Speaking on the occasion Head, Dept of CSE&IT, Dr Kavita Khanna thanked the participants, organizers and sponsors for being instrumental to the success of the conference and expressed the hope that it would help forge new linkages among participants and faculty. The conference was organized by the Department of Computer Science & Engineering with Dr Vijender Singh and Dr Rita Chhikara as Programme Chairs.

Nine Best Master of Science (MSc) Degrees in India

Dr Hukum Singh


Dr Hukum Singh
PhD, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Uttaranchal,
MSc, Rohilkhand University, Bareilly
Associate Professor, Dept of Applied Sciences, NCU


An M.Sc is a degree awarded at universities around the world for completion of postgraduate-level study in a science or technology-related field.

  1. M.Sc Computer Science

A Master’s degree in Computer Science may be theory-based, practical-based, or a mixture of the two. Master of Science candidates normally have to do independent research and present a thesis as a requirement for postgraduation.

  1. M.Sc Mathematics

M.Sc. Maths is a versatile degree that provides students with optimal balance between a defined sequence of study and flexible course options. Mathematics is one of the most enduring fields of study, and is essential in an expanding number of disciplines and professions. It is designed to provide the opportunity to broaden knowledge in several fields of mathematics and its applications.

  1. M.Sc Physics

Physics is an interesting subject, no doubt about that. However there are a few things that one must keep in mind before pursuing a higher degree in Physics, Choose the university wisely and there are several universities in India providing MSc Degrees in natural sciences subjects. But it is advisable to choose your university after evaluating factors like, alumni, faculty, laboratory, placements, research papers etc. If you perform well there are good chances of clearing JRF, NET and other such exams. If your scores are good in these exams you may get admission in a premier institute like IISER to pursue Ph.D Once you have completed your Ph.D from such a reputed institution there will be many openings for you as a scientist in a Government organization like DRDO etc. After completion of MSc. Physics you have several openings like Space programme, research programme etc.

  1. M.Sc Chemistry

Many top research and teaching positions require students to have at least an MSc in Chemistry in order to be considered. A Master’s degree is also a gateway to all other types of post-graduate work, including a Doctoral degree in the field. Additionally, postgraduate students in chemistry often have access to equipment and facilities that are not available to those doing undergraduate work. Most people with an MSc in Chemistry pursue careers in research, teaching, laboratory work, or medicine. The degree can also be useful for engineers and people who work in industries as well as people interested in certain areas of environmental science.

  1. M.Sc Biology

Biology is a fundamental field of science which is closely related to human life. It is a field which has seen a lot of development over the years. An aspirant with a degree in biology has greater scope in his career ahead. A variety of jobs can be taken up by them in India as well as abroad which includes the following: Biologists can work with research laboratories to carry out research to prevent the spread of rare and deadly diseases. They may also conduct research and carry out clinical trials to defeat illnesses such as tuberculosis, AIDS, cancer and heart diseases.

  1. M.Sc Botany

A Master’s in Botany often incorporates lab work and research. The required courses for this postgraduate degree will vary based on the specific area of study and the institution you wish to attend but could include plant ecology, plant systematics, plant physiology, mycology, developmental plant anatomy and comparative morphology of vascular plants.

The research projects often required during this programme can prepare students for work within the scientific field. An MSc in Botany is also beneficial because it can better prepare students to pursue higher education.

  1. M.Sc Zoology

 This degree option may require students to complete an array of classes to ensure a comprehensive understanding of the field. Courses include ecological applications and theories, tissue function, structure and chemistry, genetic engineering and genetics and comparative animal physiology. Students may also study parasites and immunity, cell and receptor biology, evolution and animal behaviour, biodiversity and taxonomy and neuroscience and endocrinology. Classes might include both lecture and laboratory requirements for students to complete.

  1. M.Sc Biotechnology

Biotechnology is a highly interdisciplinary field that combines biological sciences with engineering technologies to manipulate living organisms and biological systems to produce products that advances healthcare, medicine, agriculture, food, pharmaceuticals and environment control. Most of the R&D work in biological sciences is carried out in the laboratory. The aspect of industrial processes deals with the production of drugs, vaccines, bio fuels and pharmaceuticals on an industrial scale using biochemical processes and techniques.

  1. M.Sc Environmental Science

There is vast scope in the private as well as the Government sector for Environmental Science degree holders. Candidates holding an M.Sc degree in Environmental Science can find many lucrative career opportunities in India as well as abroad. Environmental Science is that branch of study where you can a find number of ways to protect our environment with the reliable use of resources. It offers a plethora of job opportunities for environmental scientists as well as for environmental biologists, environmental engineers, environmental modelers and environmental journalists.

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NCU Conducts Career Counselling Session in Gurugram

The NorthCap University conducted a Career Counselling session in Lions Public School, Gurugram on 17 January 2018. Ms Jyotika Pruthi, Dept of CSE&IT and Dr Rekha Vig, Dept of EECE, accompanied by Mr Tulsi enlightened the students about various career options that are now available to them. More than 100 students from the Science, Commerce and Arts streams enthusiastically attended the Career Counselling session and participated actively.

NCU Conducts Career Counselling Session in Gurugram

They clarified their doubts at the end of the session. The Principal and faculty members appreciated the Career Counselling session as students benefited from the information and guidance provided to them by NCU.

NCU Conducts Career Counselling Session


NCU-ISHRAE Student Chapter Brings Laurels to the University

NCU-ISHRAE Student Chapter’s team comprising of Tanyam and Jitendra Verma, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, won the 1st RunnerUp Trophy in the Quarter Finals of aQUEST HVAC QUIZ- 2018 (The Ultimate Engineering face-off) organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, FET, MRIIRS on 19 January 2018 in association with ISHRAE (Indian Society of Heating, Refrigeration & Air-conditioning Engineers) for BTech students, sponsored by Hitachi.

NCU-ISHRAE Student Chapter Brings Laurels to the University

Tanyam and Jitendra will now participate in the Semi-final Round that will take place later in the month of January 2018 in Pune and Finals will be held during ACREX 2018 in Bangalore from 22-24 Feb 2018 with 50% sponsorship by Hitachi.

13 teams from renowned Universities and colleges of North India participated in the aQUEST HVAC QUIZ- 2018 competition.

NCU-ISHRAE Student Chapter Brings Laurels

Externship in Federal Mogul

Mr Manoj K Gopaliya and Mr Satnam Singh, Dept of Mechanical Engineering were on externship in Federal Mogul, Bhiwadi Plant from 1–2 Dec 2017. This plant is manufacturing valve seats and guides for car engines and exports to automobile giants such as Maruti and Ford. Faculty members got an opportunity to see their world class manufacturing facility for various components and advance manufacturing process such as sintering.

Externship in Federal Mogul

During the interaction with the HR Manager, the team requested him to conduct pre-placement interviews for NCU’s pre-final year students and to engage some students on live industrial projects. This request was accepted and the Dept of ME is looking forward to a more fruitful engagement with the industry in the near future.