Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College: All you need to know

Umme Sumaiya, Blogger at Edumarz [July 17, 2022]

Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College also known as GNDEC/GNE, is one of the oldest, most prestigious and minority Institutions in the Northern region situated in Ludhiana, Punjab. The article contains the details about the college, admission procedure, courses offered, academics and faculties.

Table of Contents

  1. Details about the College
  2. Courses offered at GNDEC
  3. Admission procedure of GNDEC
  4. GNDEC Placements
  5. GNDEC Infrastructure/ Facilities
  6. Other facilities


Details about the College

Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDEC) was established under the protection of Nanka Sahib Education Trust (NSET) in 1956. The college is affiliated with Punjab University and has been ranked consistently among the first fifty engineering colleges of the country including IITs and NITs. GNDEC also runs seven Engineering branches (Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, BCA, BBA, and Architecture at UG level) and eleven PG level courses including MBA and MCA. The college also runs PG Diploma courses. At present, nearly 30,000 Graduates and 7500 Post Graduates have passed out from this college, and students are employed in high- profile jobs in India and abroad.


Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDEC)


Gill Park, Ludhiana, Punjab, India


Punjab Technical University



Exams accepted

Jee Main, GATE, CMAT

Size of the Campus

87 acre



Total Courses Offered

30 plus courses across four streams



Courses offered at GNDEC

  • Bachelor of Technology:
  1. Electronic and Telecommunication (ETC)
  2. Information Technology (IT)
  3. Production Engineering (PE)
  4. Electrical Engineering 
  5. Mechanical Engineering
  6. Civil Engineering
  7. Computer science and Engineering

  • Master of Technology
  1. Environmental Engineering
  2. Geotechnical Engineering
  3. Production Engineering
  4. Industrial Engineering
  5. Structural Engineering
  6. Power Engineering
  7. Electronics and Communication Engineering

  • Master of Business Administration

  • Master in Computer Science Applications

  • B. Arch

  • Ph.D. under QIP


Admission procedure of GNDEC

Applications are invited by Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College for B Tech 1st year and the last date to apply for admission on July 18, 2022. The counseling process will begin from July 21, 2022.

Students are required to appear Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) for admissions to postgraduate degree programs in Management (MBA), LEET for Diploma holding students, and Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE).

Important Dates

B. Tech counseling starts from


July 21, 2022

Last Date to Apply for B. Tech

July 18, 2022


Eligibility for admissions in 1st year B.Tech Students

Candidates must have passed their 12th standard with at least 45% marks from any recognized Board. Candidates must have kept any three subjects in 12 standard from (Physics/ Biology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Computer Science/ Electronics/ Information TechnologyTechnical Vocational subject/ Agriculture/ Engineering Graphics/ Business Studies/ Entrepreneurship).


GNDEC Placements

Almost 80% of students from Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College from Computer Science and Engineering got placed in many Companies. The highest salary package offered to the students of GNDEC is by Samsung Company. Students get a package of 10 LPA in GNDEC Students get placed in companies like Amber Group, DONE By NONE, Deeps Tools Pvt. Ltd, TCS, ASAHI India, Glass Ltd, Infogain Corporation Accenture, Mahindra and Mahindra, Thermax, Cognizant, Jaro Education, Net2Source, SML Isuzu, Federal Bank, Capgemini, Vardhman Fabric, Jivo Wellness, Investiture, Malwa Industries Ltd Arora Iron And Steel Rolling Mills Nestle India and others.


GNDEC Infrastructure/ Facilities

  • Library

Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College has a collection of more than 93, 109 books, 20675 Titles, online books, journals, newspapers, online journals, and back-volume journals. The opening times of the library are from 8;00 am to 10;00 pm on weekends and 9;00 am to 5;00 pm on Saturday. Students of GNDEC can also access the library through web OPAC at any area of the campus.

  • Hostel

Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College provides a total of four Hostels : three for boys and one for girls with proper services and guidance under a warden.

  • Sports Complex

Facilities available like: Lawn Tennis Court| Badminton Court| Football Ground| Swimming Pool| Volleyball| Hockey Ground| Billiard Room.

  • Labs

Facilities available:

  • Research lab computer lab
  • Civil lab
  • Electrical lab 
  • Strength of material lab
  • Dynamics of machines lab
  • Power of electronics lab 
  • Power optics and research lab
  • Software lab physics lab
  • Concrete lab
  • Industrial Engineering lab
  • Electronics lab
  • Heat engine and RAC lab microprocessor lab 

Other facilities

  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium 
  • Gym
  • A/C classroom
  • Hospital/ Medical Facilities
  • Shuttle Service
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Seminar Hall
  • Conference Room
  • Yoga Center
  • Bank and Post Office
  • ATM 
  • Book shops
  • Open Air Theater
  • Community radio station
  • Alumni Hall
  • Guruduwara sahib

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