Government College of Engineering (GEC) Kannur offers technical courses in several engineering branches.

Government College of Engineering Kannur

Government College of Engineering Kannur or GEC Kannur is an institute of higher technical education in Kerala. Set up in 1986, the college conducts undergraduate courses in several branches of engineering. Foundation of the college was laid by former Chief Minister of Kerala – K Karunakaran. Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Govt College of Engineering Kannur is affiliated to Kannur University.

Government College of Engineering Kannur boasts of being one of the leading educational institutions for higher education, in the entire South India. GEC Kannur offers a number of amenities within its campus, so that its students acquire all-round knowledge about their respective subjects.

Affiliated to: Kannur University


The college offers the following undergraduate programme:
B Tech
    Civil Engineering
    Computer Science & Engineering
    Electrical & Electronics Engineering
    Electronics and Communication Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering


Candidates who have passed the pre-degree examination of the universities in Kerala state with mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as optional subjects, or any other examination accepted as equivalent, are eligible. Threshold of minimum marks is 50%, but to the OBC and SC/ST candidates, the parameter is lowered to 45%. People with diploma in engineering can also apply. The threshold of marks is the same. Only the students who are native of Kerala are eligible for admission (with some aberrations).
Admission Procedure:

Enrollment depends on the Engineering Entrance Examination conducted by the Government of Kerala.

Entrance Test: Kerala KEAM
  • Boys and Girls Hostels
  • Auditoriums
  • College Bus
  • Co-operative Stores
  • Canteen
  • Library
  • Laboratories

Contact Address:
Government College of Engineering Kannur
Parassinikkadavu (P.O)
Kannur - 670 563, Kerala
Phone: +91-497-2780227
Fax: +91-497-2780227

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