Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College (JGEC) is the second oldest engineering college in West Bengal.

Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College

Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College (JGEC) is a premier institute for quality technical education in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal. Established in 1961, the college has produced many talented engineers till date. It holds the distinction of being the second oldest engineering college in West Bengal. JGEC is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology, and the courses conducted by it have the approval of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Currently, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College conducts undergraduate level courses in six branches of engineering.

Affiliated to: West Bengal University of Technology


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


Candidates must have passed their Higher Secondary or equivalent examination, from a recognized Board/University.
Admission Procedure:

Admission is done through the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE), which is conducted by the Joint Examination Admissions Board (JEXAB), for the 69% of the seats. 22% seats are reserved for SC candidates, 6% for ST and 3% seats are for the Physically Handicapped candidates.

Admission into the II Year (Third Semester) of B Tech program is done through the Joint Lateral Admission Test (JELAT), conducted by JEXAB.

Entrance Test: WBJEE, WBJELET
  • Training and Placement Cell
  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Language Laboratory
  • Health Care Unit
  • Gymnasium

Contact Address:
Phone: +91-3561-255131
Fax: +91-3561-255131
Email: principal@jgec.in
Website: http://www.jgec.org

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