Government College of Engineering, Karad

Government College of Engineering, Karad (GCEK) (Marathi: शासकीय अभियांत्रिकी महाविद्यालय, कराड) is an independent specialized foundation in Maharashtra state in India. It was built up in 1960 and was subsidiary to the Shivaji University till 2015 after which it turned into a self-sufficient foundation. The independence was allowed by the UGC. Karad is a socially lively town and is a looked for after focus of instruction in Western Maharashtra.

The understudies and graduated class of Government College of Engineering, Karad are casually alluded to as CEKians.

Throughout the years the school has created around 10140 specialists and more than 700 PC experts through a Master of Computer Application course in the Engineering workforce.

Government College of Engineering, Karad is situated in Vidyanagar, Karad other than Saidapur.


Government College of Engineering, Karad is one among seven building schools built up by State Government of Maharashtra and first among those set up post autonomy. The prime goal of setting up school was to confer quality specialized training to the adolescent in country a portion of Maharashtra. Essentially three foundations i.e. Building College, Government Polytechnic and Pharmacy College began working in the same premises. Different Colleges were then moved to their autonomous premises and the legacy building was held by the school. The school was built up in 1960 with under graduate projects in three center branches of Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, at first associated to Pune University and along these lines to Shivaji University in 1972. PG projects (Master of Engineering) in these controls too were begun in 1967.

The UG programs in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical has been 'for all time associated' to Shivaji University. Because of the drive of globalization and Industry needs the Institute began MCA (Master of Computer Applications) course in 1992. This was the main designing Institute in Maharashtra to offer the MCA course in building control.

Along these lines in 1995 all controls of the organization were endorsed by (AICTE built up in 1994). With the blast in Information Technology, Department of Technical Education, Maharashtra carried the obligation of beginning the four year college education course in IT to take into account the need of worthy understudies in this locale and the new branch of designing in Information Technology was begun in the Institute from 2001. At the appropriate time of time the foundation has likewise begun an under graduate system in Electronics and Telecommunications in 2007.


With the condition of craftsmanship hardware and all around qualified staff, the foundation got certify by National Board of Accreditation in 2006 in the three settled central regimens disciplines by the NBA. As the procedure of accreditation is constant, now the foundation is readied to go for second round of accreditation for its all orders. With the mission and vision to exceed expectations in the field of designing instruction the establishment is a perceived exploration community for seeking after Ph.D. in Mechanical and Civil Engineering. Today, CEK offers five UG and six PG programs.


Electrical Engineering Department

Structural Engineering Department

Mechanical Engineering Department

Data Technology Department

Hardware and Telecommunication Engineering Department

Expert Of Computer Application Department

Connected Mechanics Department

Arithmetic Department

Material science Department

Science Department



The admissions to the school are administered by the Directorate of Technical Education (DTE). The DTE already hold the all Maharashtra State level MH-CET (Maharashtra Common Entrance Test), which was a necessary examination to confirmation in designing (from 2005 to 2013). From 2014 onwards, The Score of All India JEE Main (Paper 1) and HSC Marks might be considered for setting up the legitimacy and affirmation reason (according to the maharashtra Government Resolution Dt. 31 Oct 2012).

The proportion of young ladies understudies to young men understudies is 34:66. Being Government foundation, all seats are entirely filled according to Government standards.


In 2013, Admissions are given on the premise of both GATE 2013 and DTE-held PGET-CET 2013 premise. From 2014 onwards, every one of the affirmations will be given on the premise of GATE score.


Course Details for Academic Year 2013-2014 are:

Expert of Engineering (M.E.)

Development Management - Started in 2005

Auxiliary Engineering - Started in 1967

Electrical Power System - Started in 2005

Warmth Power Engineering - Started in 2005

Creation Engineering - Started in 1967

Expert in Computer Application (M.C.A.) - Started in 1992

Lone wolf of Engineering (B.E.)

Structural Engineering - Started in 1960

Data Technology - Started in 2001

Electrical Engineering - Started in 1960

Gadgets and Telecommunication Engineering - Started in 2007

Mechanical Engineering - Started in 1960


The grounds is arranged in Vidyanagar, Karad. CEK has a wonderful green grounds of around 40 acres(161874 m2). All divisions and research facilities are housed on the grounds. Private settlement for showing and non-showing staff of the school are accessible on the grounds. Intentionally added to, the grounds has held and expanded its green spread, rich in regular greenery and fauna, and gives an appreciation for flying creature watchers.

The College gives private offices to both undergrad young men and young ladies. Because of restricted opening confirmations are legitimacy based. There are three private structures in the inn grounds. Young men's squares are named B, C, D. The aggregate limit of young men inns is 480. For young ladies, there is one square, in particular, Jijau. This was developed remembering, the tremendous number of the school's young lady understudies staying outside. Its ability is 240. Jijau is four storied, and the remaining structures are three storied. For PG there's an inn for young men with limit of 45.

Further it contains the essential's home, inn office, security room, ministers' quarters, a co-agent store, understudies' lounge areas.

The foundation additionally has a very much prepared rec center for understudies. The Gymkhana comprises of Gymkhana Secretary alongside secretaries of different games and social panels.

The foundation has an extensive ground for games exercises including cricket, football, volleyball, kabbadi, kho-kho.


The Central library is furnished with Library Software With Barcode System (OPAC). It has around 28279 titles of content/reference books with a volume of 65583 in the pertinent orders of designing. It likewise has around 80 top National and International Journals. Understudies can likewise profit the book bank office. Each division has its own departmental library, kept up by understudies through their individual affiliations.

Preparing and Placement Cell

The understudies here are spurred, high achievers and have been supported and prepared as future-prepared designers for a dynamic domain. They perpetually pull in a wide exhibit of blue chip scouts a seemingly endless amount of time. The foundation has an all around overseen Training and Placement Cell which is significantly understudy driven. The establishment likewise has an Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Gymkhana and NSS cell. The establishment has gotten gifts from AICTE, New Delhi under MODROB, TAPTEC and IIPC plans.


The leader occasion "Aavishkar" is a national level paper presentation rivalry, which showcases the administrative and specialized abilities of the understudies held each year. This occasion is altogether overseen by understudies. The foundation additionally has departmental yearly occasions specified beneath:







Workforce here have rich involvement in their field of instructing. A large portion of the staff here have finished their PH.D. in their separate specializations. They likewise have distributed paper