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Jawaharlal College of Engineering and Technology[AUTONOMOUS]

At Jawaharlal College of Engineering and Technology (JCET) Lakkidi, Ottapalam, Palakkad, we take pride in being one of the top-ranking educational institutions excelling in engineering education. Now an autonomous institution affiliated with the A.P. J. Abdul Kalam Technological University, JCET has a rich legacy of providing quality education for nearly five decades. Established over nearly five decades ago, JCET has a rich history of nurturing prestigious educational institutions that have all achieved ISO 9001:2015 certifications. We are proud to have been accredited with NAAC A+ with the highest score of 3.38/4 in the first cycle, solidifying our position as a leading autonomous college in India.

JCET holds the distinction of being the first engineering college to introduce B.Tech Aeronautical Engineering in Kerala, making us a pioneer in the field. Our commitment to providing top-notch education has earned us the reputation of being the best autonomous college in Kerala. At JCET, we strive to maintain our status as a leading autonomous college by offering quality education and fostering a culture of innovation and excellence. Join us at JCET, the best autonomous college in Palakkad, and embark on a journey towards a successful engineering career.

Skill based curriculum is framed in line with Industry requirements.
IoT Centre of Excellence for doing Industry sponsored projects with internships.
World class infrastructure and resources for academics and research.
Students can earn One/Two diploma/Certificate courses along with their graduation degree.
Responsive to present day industry needs and students centred.
Efficient examination and timely publication of results within 4 days of the last examination.
Make up/supplementary examinations within 3 weeks after announcement of result.
Fast track/accelerated examinations, so that students are able to complete their degree within the stipulated period of duration of degree course.

Encourages Research and Development.
Global Exposure and tie ups with Foreign University
Encourages Entrepreneurship
Green and Eco-Friendly diversified campus
MoUs with reputed Industries for Internship and Placement
Strong Alumni Network to guide our students for projects and Internship in their industry.
Assured Career Placements
Supported by NGI TBI & NSTEDB
Internship during semester vacation

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Founded by late chairman Sri. P.K. Das with education Legacy of 50 years of Nehru Group of Institutions, First Engineering College in Kerala to Introduce Aeronautical engineering, NGI Technology Business Incubator(TBI) situated at palakkad,Powered by Government of India and NSTEDB, with fund of 20 Crore to support entrepreneurship and budding startups, Value added courses and finishing school concept with certification.

Highlights of NGI

Nehru Group of Institutions is one of the institutes of great importance in higher technological education and research. Amid the flora and fauna lies the campuses where great minds are shaped.

  • 6 Universities
  • 90+ Courses
  • 20+ Institutions
  • 18000+ Students
  • 200+Acres of green campus
  • 10 Crore+ Scholarship
  • 1 Lakh+ Alumni
  • 5000+ Employees

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