Rao Bahadur Y. Mahabaleswarappa Engineering College (formally known as Vijayanagar Engineering College), located at Bellary in Karnataka, conducts UG courses in various disciplines.

Rao Bahadur Y. Mahabaleswarappa Engineering College

Vijayanagar Engineering College is one of the renowned educational institutions in the state of Karnataka. Established in 1980, the college has been renamed as ‘Rao Bahadur Y. Mahabaleswarappa Engineering College’. The college currently functions under the aegis of Veersaiva Vidyavardhaka Sangha, Bellary, in Karnataka. 

Vijayanagar Engineering College is affiliated to Visveswaraiah Technological University (VTU), Belgaum. Currently, the institution offers technical courses in various branches of engineering, with the approval of All India council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. Rao Bahadur Y. Mahabaleswarappa Engineering College boasts of modern facilities to ensure all round development of its students.

Affiliated to: Visvesvaraya Technological University


The college offers the following undergraduate programme:
    BE (Civil Engineering)
    BE (Computer Science & Engineering)
    BE (Electrical & Electronics Engineering)
    BE (Electronics & Communication Engineering)
    BE (Industrial & Production Engineering)
    BE (Instrumentation & Control Engineering)
    BE (Mechanical Engineering)

Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programme:


Aspiring students should have passed PUC II (Karnataka State Pre University Board) or 10+2 or any other examination considered equivalent thereto with minimum of 50% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and English as one of the languages.

Candidates who have completed 3 years Engineering Diploma in the relevant disciplines with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks are also eligible for admission to the Course. In case of SC/ST students, the minimum percentage of marks for admission is relaxed by 10%.

Post Graduate:
Candidates are required to have passed graduation from a recognized University with Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Programming / Computer Science / Computer Application as one of the subjects at the 10+2 or the Degree Level. He/She should have obtained at least 50% aggregate marks. In case of SC/ST Students, the minimum percentage of marks for admission is relaxed by 5%.
Admission Procedure:

Applicant is required to appear for an entrance test like State KCET (Karnataka Common Entrance Test) or COMEDK (Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka) or AIEEE (All India Engineering Entrance Examination) conducted every year by various test agencies.

Entrance Test: Karnataka CET, COMEDK UGET, AIEEE Exam

Post Graduate:
MCA: Applicants must have appeared for the PGCET or KMAT entrance.

Entrance Test: KMAT, PGCET
  • Library
  • Hostel
  • Bank
  • Canteen
  • Extra Curricular Activities
  • Industrial Training & Placements
  • Alumni Association
  • Student Associations
  • Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE)
  • Scholarships

Contact Address:
Vijayanagar Engineering College
Bellary - 583 104, Karnataka
Phone: +91-8392-244809
Fax: +91-8392-242148
Email: vnecollege@yahoo.com

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