About Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, a premier centre of technical education, was established in the academic year 1980-81 by the Prabandhak Committee Gurudwara, Sri Nanak Jhira Saheb, Bidar. The college is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education.
Initially Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College was affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad. When Gulbarga University was created, it came under the jurisdiction of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
Now the college is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum and approved by All India Council for Technological Education (AICTE), New Delhi and accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi.
Late Sardar Joga Singh,President of Nanak Jhira Trust was the a great visionary Sikh,established the premier institute in the year 1980. The college started with an annual intake of 120 students, in three disciplines, and as of 2009 had an annual intake of 570 students in seven undergraduate disciplines and one master’s discipline. Currently, 2800 students from all over the country and abroad, benefit from a rare level of education imparted thorough professionals. The Meticulous planning and foresight of the management has ensured that every facility has been provided – laboratories, spacious classrooms, vast library, clean hostels etc. to guarantee and environments that is intellectually stimulating and physically invigorating. The consistent high-quality performance of its alumni has given the college and edge over other institutions thereby earning a reputation for honesty, integrity and innovation in education.
The College has excellent facilities and infrastructure in the form of . The academic infrastructure is fully developed to meet the requirements of different disciplines not only up to final year but also for higher studies. Sophisticated and modern equipment have been added to facilitate Research and Development. The college has stringent intake standards. A Candidate who has passed the Second Year Pre-University or XII standard or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Bio Technology and obtained at least 60% aggregate marks in these subjects is eligible.
Courses Offered by Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
Under Graduate Courses
- Computer Science Engineering
- Information Science and Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Automobile Engineering
- Civil Engineering
Post Graduate Courses
- Master of Business Administration
Department of Automobile Engineering
The Automobile Engineering branch started in the year 1987. Since then the department has grown to leaps and bounds. The department presently has well qualified and experienced faculties who can fulfill the aspirations of the students. The department has well equipped laboratories, the department library. Recently the Department has received the VGST fund of Rs. 20 lakhs to develop the bio-fuel extraction plant to cater to the needs of researchers in the region. The Department is involved in consultation work for UG, PG and research scholars on computerized VCR engine. The Department is running a course of LMV driver 3 training under PMKVY scheme. Another feather in the cap of the Department is agreement by BMW SKILL NEXT scheme to supply BMW engine and transmission system to train and give hands on experience to students. The salient features of the Department are regular workshops, seminars, expert talks, social activities for the students to enhance their technical capabilities and social responsibilities.
Department of Civil Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering of GNDEC is one of the oldest branch, started in the year 1980. The department has been imparting quality education to meet the technological advancement and industrial requirements. This has been made possible due to qualified faculty, state of the art laboratories and good infrastructures.
The total student intake at present is 120. Providing state of the art education in civil engineering guided by innovative research , inclusive of technology and managerial skills for industry and social needs for sustainable development. In 2011 university examination, the department has secured 8th VTU rank.
Department of Computer Science Engineering
In today’s world where computers play a lead role, students need to benefit from a thorough understanding of their capabilities. Established in 1985-86, today the Department has come a long way. State-of-the-art machines spread over all the Labs and a host of servers and and nodes, comprise the equipment. Highly qualified faculty members who blend theory and practice ensure that students are given the right balance in their curriculum.
The Department also has a well-stocked library with wide range of books, journals, a multimedia projector and internet connectivity. The Students of this Department have performed at national and international events and found gainful employment in top corporation around the world,a testimony to the quality education provided by this Department. with 120 intake in UG, 18 intake in PG along with R &D centre in computer science and Engineering with 11 research scholar’s in various fields.
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
EEE Department that has over three decades been contributing to the intellectual prowess of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College. It provides quality education in a conventional discipline. The faculty comprises of senior members with vast experience in areas such as power systems, control systems, power electronics etc.
The emphasis of the curriculum is to provide students with a vast panorama of knowledge by blending theory with practice. The capabilities of the Department can be gauged in this organized facility and numerous laboratories.
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
ECE department was established in the year 1982 with an intake of 60 seats which has progressively increased to 120 seats. The department offers postgraduate course in DCN and has a Research Center. The department has team high qualified, dedicated and experienced faculty members. In this department, 22% of faculties are doctorates and 86% of the faculties are pursuing Ph.D from reputed institutes of the country. E&CE offers a great ambience for wholesome development of students.
With an ever growing enthusiasm for education and research, ECE is committed to excellence in education. It has stringent recruitment policies, high standards for academic performance, outstanding infrastructure and proactive placement initiatives. The students are well trained in their academic curriculum and also in skills that are required for the industry. They are given customized and employability training both in technical as well as in communication skills. Department runs VLSI training program with SEER Academy Hyderabad.
Our students do industry oriented mini-projects in their pre-final semester using state of the art lab facilities provided in Vinuthana and Intel labs. Through this, they gain experience and exposure on industry practices to become competent and tech savvy professionals.
Department of Information Science and Engineering
The department of ISE which came in to being in the year 2000 with the intent of churning out engineering graduates equipped with the right skill set to cater to the booming software industry around. This Department, with an annual intake of 60, boasts of well qualified faculty, well equipped laboratories and smart class rooms, aims to offer it’s students the best learning experience.
Moreover, guest lectures from the renowned industrial experts, workshops, and assistance offered for internships & placements by the enterprising faculty make it the most preferred destination in this region. Our department alumni placed in some of the top companies like Infosys, TCS, Accenture, cognizant, Dell, Intel and many others, stand testimony to it.
The branch of ISE, until recently had been perceived as a complementary field of studies to the conventional computer science, but off late, with increasing level of awareness and clarity among the software industrial experts and consequently in the campus recruitments, the demand for ISE among the aspiring software engineering students has witnessed a steady rise, this trend was evident in the KCET seat allotment for the past three years.
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering branch started in the year 1980 is actively involved in number of research projects sponsored by AICTE, New Delhi and KSCST, Bangalore. Experienced faculties guide students through an optimally balanced medium of instruction supplemented by a wide range of facilities.
The alumni from this department hold responsible positions in the variety of industries in India and abroad. Mechanical Engineering Department of G.N.D.E.C.B established in 1980 with an intake of 60 in course and presently it is now 120. The department started P.G. course in Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) from the academic year 2010-11 and simultaneously got permission for establishing R & D center from the V.T.U. Belgaum and recognized by AICTE, New Delhi. Presently 13 research scholars are working for Ph.D. as well as M.Sc.(Engg) by research. One candidate already received Ph.D. degree and other received M.Sc.(Engg) by research from our R & D center.
We have established Composite Material Testing Laboratory where Researchers can Fabricate Composite Materials using hand layup technique and cure it in hot-air oven. The fabricated specimens can be subjected to testing of mechanical properties like Tensile, Flexural strength and Inter-Laminar Strength in Computerized universal testing machine of 10KN Capacity.
The lab will also help other research scholars who are working in composite material area through other research center of the country. We also provide technical assistance for the development of UG/PG projects for the academics and Industries.
Department of MBA
An educational institute is not just a steel and concrete structure. It is about building character, enriching minds and about enriching experience that lasts for a lifetime. Keeping in mind the words of Noble Laureate Rabindranath Tagore that teaching must be based upon student’s needs, nature and environment. Our management and the staff members strive hard to make the learners to build in them a repertoire of experience and make them fit to keep pace dexterously with the changing nature of the society to which they belong.
Attaining excellence in education is the goal of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Bidar. Our culture encourages co-operation, team work and competitive spirit. Our strength lies in pleasant picturesque environment, excellence infrastructural facilities, qualified and experienced faculty and commitment to personal attention, motivation to excel in academics, extracurricular activities and continuous interaction with industry.
Our facilities have prestigious academic credentials coupled with an intense dedication to the teaching profession. They are renowned as outstanding educators and are ever willing to invest their time and energy to boost morale of the students by building confidence to achieve success. We also ensure that the faculties are provided with the cutting edge concepts in the technological resources to create the most effective learning environment for the students. They aim at helping students to be creative and open-ended to the expanding field of Engineering.
The institute is also engaged in supporting the students to refine the necessary skills, attitudes and the aptitude towards the corporate placement process in the campus by the way of periodical competitive tests and group interaction exercises. We mould the students to create a better future for them and for the nation as a whole.
The department employs extensive methods of teaching which includes lectures, role play exercises, case study approaches, business quiz, workshops, seminars and conferences, guest lecturers from the corporate and government bodies, industrial visits and the like. The MBA degree is awarded by Visvesvaraya Technological University, the only technological university in Karnataka.
Department of chemistry is teaching Engineering chemistry (theory and practical) for classes of | and || semester Engineering (all branches) The department produces very high percentage of results every year and maintaining the figure at almost 100.The department has sufficient staff members with one Ph.D degree. Senior staff members in the department with their vast experience are able to guide the students well. Staff members are encouraged in their research activities and permitted to participate various National and International conference to update with latest development in the field.
Department of Physics
Physics department has a dedicated faculty and a good supporting staff. Department has been getting excellent results both in theory and practical in university examinations from past few years. Department has got well- established spacious laboratories to provide good lab facility to students. Each student will be given separate appartus to conduct experiment. A sufficient stock of appartus is alos maintained. The staff members involve themselves in the welfare of the students. In this regards each teacher is in charge of a particular section where they monitor the progress of each student regarding the attendence, internal marks and laboratory performance. If necessary counseling is done and even the parents of the student are called for discussion. This ensures that students are able to clear the semester with least amount of difficult.
The department maintains a mini library. Faculty members attend refresher courses, seminars and workshops whenever they get the opportunity. The staff of the Physics department is actively involved in Sciences activities. The activities include invited lectures, student seminars, quiz, debates and lecture competitions.
Department of Mathematics
The department is equipped with full fledged, experienced and highly academically – oriented faculty. As a result of its continuous, sincere and result oriented efforts as a team, the department has been witnessing excellent results consistently over the years.
Staff members often undergo various faculty development programmes, participate in various seminars, workshops for upgrading their level of knowledge. The department has been taking every opportunity to reach higher levels of teaching excellence and is assisting the students to excell in their studies.
Department of Physics Education and Sports
The college has good infrastructure for Outdoor as well as Indoor Games and a well-equipped Gymnasium for physical fitness.
The college encourages students to participate in games and sports. Such activities form an integral part of the training and for this a 400m 8-lane Athletic Track and number of play ground are available within its spacious campus to cater to the need of the students. Indoor games facilities including Gymnasium have also been established in the college campus. The performance of college teams in the University sports is excellent. The college also conduct state level university championship.
To encourage physical fitness and all-round development of its students, a host of sports facilities are provided on campus. Adequate grounds for games such as cricket, hockey, football, basket ball etc. ,are centers of lively action and cheerful students interaction.
An indoor recreation hall provides other games such as caroms, table tennis, shuttle, badminton, chess etc. Students can also relax and watch television in their spare time.
The pride of the college is the gymnasium which has state-of-the-art equipment. It is the favorite haunt of a generation of students who believe that keeping fit, is a way of staying ahead. Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College is truly a varied world where students learn the value of being intellectually nourished, and physically fit, to serve society.
Facilities provided by Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
- Administrative building
- Central Library
- Seminar Halls
- Digital class room
- Hostel accommodation
The Central Library of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College supports the main objective of the institute to become a world class institution in Engineering and Management studies. The Central Library has a rich collection of books about 46000 volumes and 11000 Titles and 140 National and International Journals subscription on Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Computer Science, Information Science, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Automobile Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Management studies. The collection includes reference books, text books, CDs etc. We are constantly in a process of increasing our collection of books further.
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Central Library has also started subscribing to research journals in electronic as well as printed formats. E-journals available with various reputed online scientific databases such as IEEE (IEL), IET Digital Library, American Society Civil Engineering (ASCE), Emerald, Springer Link, Taylor & Francis and Proquest can be accessed under VTU-Consortium.
Library Services are Borrowing and Circulation, Reference Service, Photocopying & Printing, Browsing Internet, accessing e-Journals,Opac Search by Soul Software, Current Journals, Book Bank for SC/ST and Inter Library Loan facility by Delnet.
The college provides hostel accommodation (Comprising three wings) to 640 out-station (Boys) students in the college campus. The hostel also has a Gurudwara Saheb with regular prayers taking place.
A separate hostel for girl students is available in Gurudwara Sri Nanak Jhira Saheb complex, Bidar with all the amenities.
Indoor games, recreational facilities and a Gymnasium are provided in the hostels for students in both the hostels. To meet the academic requirements of the students in the hostel the college is providing round the clock internet facility.
A well balanced nutritional vegetarian food is provided in the mess and special care is taken in maintaining hygienic condition.
No un-authorized student/person is allowed to stay in the hostel. The students are to abide by the hostel rules and regulations supplied along with the hostel application form and as prescribed by the Management from time to time.
Training and Placements of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
The Training & Placement Department is an indispensable pillar of the Institute. It has an important role to play in the student’s prospects for employability. Placements provide an opportunity for students to demonstrate, in the real world, the application of the knowledge they have acquired over the years. This department continuously strives to help students acquire employment relevant skills so that they can pursue their career goals with challenging roles in the industry.
We recognize the power and strength of our educational methods and the impact this has in providing suitable placement for students in the industry. Our department is a place where our prospective engineers create and develop skills relevant to the responsibilities they will should in the work place. We trust “To reap the benefits tomorrow, we need to sow the seeds today” and we act upon it. We earnestly work to transform the talent pool through training programs by experts from the industry. The department is proactive and has a team of experienced resources who groom and nurture students.
The department engages with the industry. Organizations invited for campus recruitments so that students get career offers before they graduate from the college.
Contact details of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Bidar,
Address: Mailur Road,
Karnataka 585 403,
Phone: 084822 26949