colleges to be shut down by AICTE

All India Council for Technical Education, AICTE has decided to close the 800 engineering colleges for the by the next academic year. The colleges which have been asked to shut down have been asked to submit a report by the second week of September. Here is the list of colleges to be closed by AICTE in the year 2017-18. Check whether your college is on the list or not.

AICTE had already announced that it will close colleges with less than 30% admissions in the last five years. AICTE President Dr Anil Sahastrabuddhe has said that after studying in detail the expansion of these colleges in the last five years, it was decided to close 800 colleges.

According to the regulatory body, the decision was taken to improve the quality of education in engineering colleges. AICTE official website has a list of 410 colleges, which have been approved to stop progressive from 2014-15 to 2017-18.

A progressive shutdown means that the institute can not take admission in first-year students in that academic year, whereas existing students will be allowed to complete their degree. AICTE has released a list of 65 colleges approved for closure of progressive for the year 2017-2018.

Institute NameStateCity
DADI VEERUNAIDU PG COLLEGEAndhra PradeshANAKAPALLE
G.B.R.DEGREE COLLEGE P.G.COURSES-MCA PROGRAMMEAndhra PradeshANAPARTHI
G.B.R.DEGREE COLLEGE P.G.COURSES-MCA PROGRAMMEAndhra PradeshANAPARTHI
NOVA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FOR WOMENAndhra PradeshVIJAYAWADA
SHANTINIKETAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYAndhra PradeshTIRUPATI
SWARNANDHRA ENGINEERING COLLEGEAndhra PradeshNARSAPUR
APOLLO INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENTChhattisgarhDURG
SARASWATI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYHaryanaISMAILABAD
TRIDENT INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCESKarnatakaBELGAUM
CMR INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIESKarnatakaBANGALORE
JAGADGURU DATTATRAY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY INDOREMadhya PradeshINDORE
JAI NARAIN COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY SCIENCEMadhya PradeshBHOPAL
MAXIM INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYMadhya PradeshBHOPAL
RADHARAMAN INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND TECHONOLOGYMadhya PradeshBHOPAL
ASHOKRAO MANE POLYTECHNIC SAVEMaharashtraSAVE
KARMVEER KAKASAHEB WAGH WOMENS POLYTECHNICMaharashtraNASHIK
P.R.PATIL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYMaharashtraAMRAVATI
SAI SINHGAD BUSINESS SCHOOLMaharashtraPUNE
SHRI BABULALJI AGNIHOTRI COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGMaharashtraWARDHA
SINHGAD TECHNICAL EDUCATION SOCIETYS SINHGAD BUSINESS SCHOOLMaharashtraPUNE
BIRLA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGYOdishaBHUBANESWAR
GANDHI INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER STUDIESOdishaGUNUPUR
CHITKARA INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYPunjabJHANSLA (RAJPURA)
DESH BHAGAT INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED COMPUTER SCIENCESPunjabMANDI GOBINDGARH
DESH BHAGAT INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND COMPUTER SCIENCESPunjabMANDI GOBINDGARH
REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGYPunjabMANDI GOBINDGARH
RIMT MAHARAJA AGGRASEN ENGINEERING COLLEGEPunjabMANDI GOBINDGARH
RIMT-INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT COMPUTER TECHNOLOGYPunjabMANDI GOBINDGARH
APEX GROUP OF INSTITUTIONSRajasthanJAIPUR
ARYAN COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGYRajasthanLOHAGAL
IDEALS INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENTRajasthanDHARIYAWAD
JAIPUR POLYTECHNIC COLLEGERajasthanJAIPUR
MAHARAJA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGRajasthanUDAIPUR
MAHARAJA COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENTRajasthanUDAIPUR
POORNIMA SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENTRajasthanJAIPUR
RAJDHANI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENTRajasthanJAIPUR
SWASTHYA KALYAN TECHNICAL CAMPUSRajasthanJAIPUR
UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL COLLEGERajasthanJAIPUR
BHARATHIDASAN SCHOOL OF COMPUTER APPLICATIONSTamil NaduERODE
M.G.R. GOVERNMENT FILM AND TELEVISION INSTITUTETamil NaduCHENNAI
SRI KALAIMAGAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGTamil NaduTHIRUVALLUR DISTRICT
VIVEKANANDHA INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY FOR WOMENTamil NaduTHIRUCHENGODE
ALLURI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCESTelanganaWARANGAL
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING SCIENCESTelanganaNARSAMPET
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF PHARMACYTelanganaNARSAMPET
BHARAT SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENTTelanganaMANGALPALLY
DAVID MEMORIAL COLLEGE OF PHARMACYTelanganaYACHARAM MANDAL
ELLENKI COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING FOR WOMENTelanganaPATANCHERU
KAVITHA MEMORIAL P G COLLEGETelanganaKHAMMAM
KAVITHA MEMORIAL P G COLLEGETelanganaKHAMMAM
KINGSTON P.G.COLLEGEMCATelanganaHYDERABAD
KITE COLLEGE OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SCIENCESTelanganaRANGA REDDY
MADHIRA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGTelanganaKODAD
MADHIRA INSTITUTE OF TECH. SCIENCETelanganaKODAD
MADHIRA INSTITUTE OF TECH. SCIENCEMBATelanganaKODAD
PRAGNA BHARATH INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYTelanganaHYDERABAD
SAHASRA COLLEGE OF ENGINEEERING FOR WOMENTelanganaWARANGAL
SREEKAVITHA INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGYTelanganaMADHIRA
SRI YPR COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYTelanganaMEDAK
ST.PETERS COLLEGE OF PHARMACYTelanganaWARANGAL
VIJAY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING FOR WOMENTelanganaNIZAMABAD
VIJAY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING FOR WOMENTelanganaNIZAMABAD
VIVEKANANDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCIENCE N9TelanganaKARIMNAGAR
UNITED SCHOOL OF BUSINESSUttar PradeshGREATER NOIDA
KUKREJA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYUttarakhandDEHRADUN

According to the available data, there are 10,361 engineering institutes in our country with a total student capacity of 37. AICTE has said that the number of jobs in the technology sector is decreasing and therefore the body will take several steps to improve quality of education in engineering colleges. A National Student Startup policy will be prepared to promote entrepreneurship amongst students.