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GOVERNMENT COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AT-JAMUNALIA, PO-OLD TOWN, DIST-KEONJHAR PIN-758002
Electrical Engineering - 60
Mechanical Engineering - 60
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering - 60
Mining Engineering - 60
Mineral Engineering - 60
Civil Engineering - 60
Computer Science & Engineering - 60
|About the institute:|
Government College of Engineering, Keonjhar ("A Constituent college BPUT,Odisha") formerly known as Orissa School of Mining Engineering (Degree Stream) is the only government Engineering college in North Odisha. The institute initially started under Department of Industries, Government of Odisha in 1956 offering Diploma education in Mining Engineering and later in 1995 introduced degree curriculum.Thereafter in 1997 ,electrical & mechanical engineering branches were added as an expansion program. In the year 2006, Govt. of Odisha declared Orissa School of Mining Engineering (Degree Stream) as a constitute college of Biju Pattnaik University of Technology, Rourkela under self finance mode to develop it as a centre of excellence in the field of engg. & technology. In the year 2008, Mineral Engg. and thereafter in 2009, Metallurgical Engg. were added.( As per a government notification in the year 2011 it has been declared as a full fledged Government Engineering College).
The present campus of Government College of Engineering ,Keonjhar is located in the beauties of rich green Keonjhar district.The institute has it sprawling campus of over 45 acres at the foothills of mountain near Judia ghat amidst sylvan surrounding in the outskirts of Keonjhar city with NH no.6 & NH no.215 running along its two sides .Centrally located with many cities & industries of importance the college is well connected in roads with Bhubaneswar(217 km) ,Cuttack(185 km),Rourkela(210 km),Sambalpur(230 km),mining hub Barbil(70 km),Jamshedpur(174 km),Kolkata(354 km). Nearest railways station is Kendujhargarh (5 km) & nearest airport is Bhubaneswar (240 km).The districts is blessed with rich mineral resources, lush green forest, natural landscapes, beautiful waterfall and rich biodiversity. The area is spiked with hills and ridges and dimpled with verdant valleys.
The students are admitted through OJEE/AIEEE National level entrance test. There is also provision of Lateral Entry of 10% of sanctioned intake for Diploma holders directly to the 3 rd Semester in their respective branch of study as per the BPUT guidelines. All students admitted to the Institute shall have to abide by the rules and regulations of the Institute.