SDM College of Engineering & Technology (SDMCET) in Dharwad, Karnataka, is a premier institute for technical education.

SDM College of Engineering & Technology

SDM College of Engineering & Technology is located in Dharwad, Karnataka. Incepted in 1979, the college has gained affiliation from Visvesvaraya Technological University. Over the years, the SDMCET Dharwad has gained reputation as one among the leading institutes for technical education in the state.

Currently, SDM College of Engineering & Technology offers technical courses in various disciplines of engineering. Most of the programmes offered by it are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. SDMCET Dharwad is managed by Sri. Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Educational Society, Ujire. SDM College of Engineering & Technology has a wide range of modern facilities within its sprawling campus.

Affiliated to: Visvesvaraya Technological University


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

Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programme:
M Tech
    M Tech (Computer Aided Process Design)
    M Tech (Digital Electronics)


Candidates should have passed in 10 + 2 Higher Secondary Examination or Equivalent Examination with a minimum aggregate score of 45% marks in Physics & Mathematics and either of Chemistry / Biology / Computer Science / Electronics / Biotechnology. English should be one of the languages of study. For SC / ST candidates, criterion of marks has been lowered to 40%.

Post Graduate:
Applicants require a BE / B Tech degree in the relevant disciplines.
Admission Procedure:

45% in the institute are filled through the Common Entrance Test (CET) held by the Government of Karnataka. 35% are filled through COMED-K Quota. Remaining 20% seats are kept aside as Management Quota. For admission through these seats, Merit and Performance in Test / Interview by the Institution is the criterion.

Entrance Test: Karnataka CET, COMEDK UGET

Post Graduate:
Candidates with GATE score are granted admission. The students who have not qualified GATE must have appeared in PGCET.

Entrance Test: GATE Exam, PGCET
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Contact Address:
SDM College of Engineering & Technology
Dharwad - 580 002, Karnataka
Phone: +91-836-2447465/2448327/ 243
Fax: +91-836-2464638

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