Aligarh College of Engineering & Technology
3 K.M. from Sasni Gate on Mathura Road, Aligarh – 202001, (U.P.)
Freedom fighter Late (Sri) Thakur Shivdan Singh formed the Jawahar Vidyalaya Society in 1948 and established modern education system in Iglas (Aligarh). He was the founder of the Inter College at Iglas which is now famous as Shivdan Singh Inter College in the area. The Society has a glorious history of 58 years.
Late (Sri) Rajendra Singh (Former Minister of Agriculture & Irrigation, Govt. of U.P. and Leader of Opposition) further carried out and extended the educational systems in Iglas. He made concerted efforts for establishment of several institutes at Iglas and Aligarh namely Ch. Charan Singh Shivdan Singh (P.G.) College, Sri Shivdan Singh Smriti College, and Aligarh College of Engineering and Technology & Aligarh College of Pharmacy respectively. Education in the areas of Engineering, Pharmacy, Agriculture, Arts, Science and Teacher Training is being imparted by these institutes.
Iglas became famous for good educational facilities in the country. Students from Laddakh to Kanyakumari and West Bengal to Rajasthan came to Iglas for pursuing education. His wife Late (Smt.) Saroj Singh also contributed a lot in the development of educational institutes and helped people from all walks of life. His elder son Sri Dilip Singh fulfilled his dreams and established the Aligarh College of Engineering and Technology and Aligarh College of Pharmacy at Aligarh and reached the apex in the era of Higher Education.
Under Graduate Programmes:
- Civil Engineering (CE)
- Mechanical Engineering (ME)
- Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EN/EEE)
- Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE)
- Computer Science & Engineering (CSE)
- Information Technology (IT)
- Agricultural Engineering (AGE)
Post Graduate Programmes:
- CSE and IT
- Applied Science and Humanities
- Business Administration
- Computer Application
The institute campus is well developed having latest facilities & modern amenities. The informal and harmonious campus life offers opportunities for the student to pursue their studies and research work as well as various extra curricular activities. The complex being situated nearby the Aligarh city is conveniently connected to all destinations.
Central Computing Facility
Computer training being the integral part of modern day’s education process, the institute provides excellent computer facilities for hands on training. There are six computer labs as part of central facility, in addition to dedicated CAD/CAM labs in Electrical & Mechanical department. There is also a MAT lab for Electrical and Electronics department. The following are the highlight
• There are more than 500 state of the art, internationally branded Core 2 dual, Dual core and P-IV personal computer platforms equipped with the latest application software.
• A set of dedicated servers deployed in a fully networked configuration based on the latest concepts of server computing.
• 24×7 hours 10 MBPS internet connectivity & WI-FI facility.
Central library of the institute has a selection of more than 15,000 books of Indian and foreign author with approximately 2,000 titles. There are more than 100 journals of national and international editions including e-journal. The library is fully air-conditioned with internet connection for accessing e-journals and other sites of interest. The library catalogue is accessible on the internet to check the availability of books on shelf. The library is fully automated with library management software system. Large numbers of books are available in the reference section covering a wide range of subjects. The section is augmented regularly with latest arrivals. The library is an exclusive member of DELNET, the British council library, AIMA, IETE, IEI and the INDEST (Indian National Digital Library in Science & Technology).The INDEST consortium of e-journals enables student to refer to a complete range of IEEE journals online. To facilitate self-study, an air-conditioned reading room with flexi-timing is provided where students can carry their own study material.
The college provides well furnished hostel accommodation to its students. Separate hostel facility is available for boys and girls both. Each hostel /complex has its separate mess with well equipped kitchens and dining area providing hygienic, nutritious and wholesome meals. Hostels have gymnasium as well as indoor and outdoor sports facilities. The hostels also have a TV room and library with magazines and fiction / general reading books. Hostels are also equipped with eco-friendly solar water heating systems. Hostels also have canteens and provision stores for minor item of daily requirement. The hostels thus provide reasonable levels of comfort, hygienic food, recreation facilities and an environment conducive for pursuit of academic and all round development.
Full-fledged language lab equipped with latest software packages available for developing student’s knowledge on English language and communication skills.
The institute has its own more than 20 buses in its fleet which cover all the important routes of the Aligarh city and Iglas, making transportation very convenient for every student. These buses are also utilized for educational and industrial tours.