College of Technology, Pantnagar (2016 Reviews)
College of Technology, Pantnagar is a prestigious state funded engineering college came into existence in 1966 under G.B. pant university of Agriculture & Technology. It has well qualified and experienced faculty that impart quality education to students.
Students who are giving UKTU counseling always dreamed of this college because it is undoubtedly best among all the colleges of Uttarakhand. Pantnagar University is well known nationally and internationally for his agriculture field. It is the only college whose standard well matched with the NITs and other big colleges. AND one of the fact that very few people know is before IIT, roorkee is established in Uttarakhand, offer of becoming IIT is given to Pantnagar University first. But they refuse the offer. I tell this just to show you that why I am promoting this college so much. So, always try for it…
It has 10 departments that offers b.tech degree in eight disciplines-
- Agriculture Engineering (51 seats)
- Civil Engineering (60 seats)
- Computer Science & Engineering (75 seats)
- Electrical Engineering (60 seats)
- Electronics & Communication Engineering (75 seats)
- Information Technology (45 seats)
- Mechanical Engineering (60 seats)
- Industrial & Production Engineering (45 seats)
Admissions -Only JEE Mains (AIEEE) qualified candidates are eligible for admission in COT, pantnagar . Counseling for these seats is conducted online by state counseling board every year along with other uttarakhand technical university affilated colleges.
College of Technology, Pantnagar has widespread campus in G.B. pant university of Agriculture & Technology university.It has two building PCT (old building) & NCT (new building).It has separate department building for each branch and building for information & technology is under construction. College has well equipped laboratories with old and new equipments.
Faculties: Faculties of COT, pantnagar is very good in compare to other colleges.
Placement: Its all engineering student point of concern these days… “The Placement” , and you will be happy to know that COT, pantnagar shows good placement. The main reason of low placement in other govt. college is that they all are in hilly areas. The private companies didn’t like much to visit there. Good thing about Pantnagar is SIDKUL is near to campus and plant of all the big companies are there which create lots of placement chances.
It has Engineering & Technology Society, that has 5 bodies namely Executive body, Science and Literary Bureau, Cultural bureau, logistics Bureau and Alumni cell. This society organizes tech-fests, tech-fairs and various competitions year round.
Colosseum, technical fest of college holds 2nd position in north zone of country with a participation of 3000 students of various colleges all over country. It is organized every year in last week of March.
Samanvay, annual alumni meet is organized every year to celebrate silver jubilee of specific batches.
Accolade, cultural and fine art fest involves huge participation of students of various colleges and universities. It is one of the most vibrant festival of north zone of the country. It involves events like dress designing, singing & dancing competition, photography contest, rock bands competition, digital designing, wall painting etc. It is organized every year in last week of January.
Litrosphere, literary fest (unique kind of fest in university), provides platform to students to explore and highlight their creativity.
How to reach: Pantnagar is about 320 km from Dehradun, 250 km from delhi, 75 km from Bareilly, 65 km from nainital and 360 km from Lucknow.
It is connected to rest of India through Delhi-Nainital highway , Dehradun-Nainital highway, Bareilly-Nainital highway. Pantnagar can also be reached through local train Bareilly to lalkuan.
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