The Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College (GNDEC) is located in a 23 acre campus in Bidar, Karnataka. The GNDEC has been in the field of technical education for more than three decades. Established in 1980, by the Prabandhak Committee, Gurudwara Sri Nanak Jhira Saheb, the college is considered one of the foremost institutes for technical education in Karnataka.
Affiliations and accreditations
The institute is affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum and is accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). In addition, GNDEC is approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.
Courses on offer at GNDEC, Bidar
Catering to the needs of around 1200 students from all over India and abroad, the Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College offers engineering courses in 7 disciplines.
- Civil Engineering
- Electronics & Communication Engineering
- Electrical & Electronics Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Automobile Engineering
- Information Science & Engineering
GNDEC also offers a postgraduate degree in the following discipline.
The Business Management Course is closely allied with technological education. The final year students are encouraged to take up projects related to Computer Applications, Data Mining, Image Processing, Management Information System ERP, Networking concepts, Object Oriented Analysis and Design, and Software Engineering.
The faculty interacts closely with personnel in the industry to provide up-to-date technology and learning based on practical and current issues to the students. Annual conferences, group discussions, workshops, seminars and industrial visits are an important aspect of the curricula.
Faculty at the GNDEC conduct regular courses in the following areas for students/faculty from other institutes:
- Computer skills
- Enterprise Resource Planning
- Personality development
- Hardware and other cutting-edge topics.
Moreover, to bolster the all-round development of its students, the college has these additional departments.
- Applied Sciences
- Physical Education
Additional facilities at the GNDEC, Bidar
The GNDEC has the following Labs/workshops that buttress and augment the learning process for the students.
- Analog Communication Lab
- Analog Digital Electronics
- Analog Electronics Lab
- Applied Engineering Geology Lab
- Auto Engineering Lab I & II
- Auto Re-conditioning Lab
- CAD/CAM & FMC Lab
- Circuit Simulation & Measurement Lab/ Control Systems Lab
- Concrete Highway Mat. Testing Lab
- Data Structure and OOPS Lab
- DBMS and ADA Lab
- Design Lab
- Energy conversion Engineering Lab
- Engine Testing Lab
- Environmental Engineering Lab
- Fluid Mechanics Lab
- Foundry & Forging Lab
- Fuel Testing Lab & Fluid Mechanics Lab
- Geotechnical Engineering Lab
- Heat Transfer Lab
- Internet Programming Lab
- LIC Lab
- Logic Design
- Machine shop
- Material Testing Lab
- Mechanical Measurement & Metrology Lab
- Metallographic & Material Testing Lab
- Microcontroller Lab
- Microprocessor Lab
- Model Drawing & Drafting Section
- Operating System/Network Lab
- PG / R & D Lab
- Power Electronics Lab
- Power System Simulation Lab
- Relay & High Voltage Lab
- Survey Lab
- System Programming Lab
- System Software Lab
- Transformer & Induction Motor Lab
- VLSI/HDL Lab
- Work shop practice
Other than these, the institute has other facilities like lecture halls, seminar halls, computer centres, medical care, library, reading rooms, gymnasium and hostels for the exclusive use of the faculty and students. The hostels can house up to 640 students.
There are amenities for recreational purposes including indoor games. The hostel provides vegetarian food in its mess hall. There is a Gurudwara Saheb, which conducts regular prayers in the men’s hostel.
Placements at Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College in Bidar
The students graduating from the Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College have been placed in well-know firms in India through campus recruitment. Some of the firms that have absorbed students in the last few years are:
- Sai Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd
- Nucon Aerospace Pvt. Ltd
- Menon Tech Pvt. Ltd
- Manomaya IT Solutions Pvt. Ltd
- Taj Hotels
- Gemini Graphics Pvt. Ltd
- Syncfone Technologies Ltd
- Global Edge Technologies Ltd
- Cyro Bank etc.
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College
Bidar – 585403