GNE Ludhiana | Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College Ludhiana
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, LUDHIANA was estabished by the Nankana Sahib Educaion Trust [NSET]. NSET was founded in memory of the most sacred temple of Nankana Sahib, birth place of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. Shiromani Guurdwara Prabhandak Committee, Amirtsar, a premeir organisation of universal bortherhood, was the main force behind the mission of 'Removal of Economic Backwardness through Technology'. With this mission, a Polytechnic was started in 1953 and Guru Nanak Dev Engg. College was established in 1956. The Trust deed was registered on 24th February 1953 with a committment by The Nankana Sahib Education Trust to uplift the vast weaker section of Indian polity comprising Rural India by admitting 70% students every year from Rural Areas. This committment was made to the nation on 8th April, 1956. The day when foundation stone of the College Building was laid by Late Dr. Rajendra Prasad Ji, the First President of India. Nearly 10,000 graduate and 300 Post Graduate Engineers have passed out from this college during the last 50 years and are at present successfully employed in India & abroad.The college is now ISO 9001-2000 Certified ,NBA accredited and have signed MoU with IOWA University [USA] for exchange of students and faculty.
At GNDEC, we are committed to achieve, maintain and continuously improve technical excellence, ethical values, and overall development of our students, to global standards, with our ever enhancing competence in teaching and research. We are also committed to support and improve regional rural development through technology.
Realization of Glimpses of a Golden India in The real(rural) India which lives and abounds in its villages GNDEC will excell nationally and distinguish itself as a recognized pre-eminent leader to serve this 70% Brotherhood through its socioeconomic upliftment by exposure of the havenots to Engg. and technology thereby grooming them as technically competent and intellectually-vital Graduates through practically focused quality learning experience, and thus assuring productive Careers for them.
Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College campus is spread over 88 acres of prime land about 5 Kms from Bus Stand and 8 Kms from Ludhiana Railway Station on Ludhiana-Malerkotla Road. The college campus is well planned with beautifully laid out tree plantation,pathways,flowerbeds besides the well maintained sprawling lawns all around. It has beautiful building for College,Hostels,Swimming Pool,Sports and Gymnasium Hall Complex,Gurduwara Sahib,Bank,Dispensery,Post Office etc. There are two hostels for boys and one for girls with total accomodation of about 550 students.These hostels are provided with all amenities and basic services.The greenery of the campus is remarkable and special care taken to preserve it.
The College was initially started with three conventional degree level engineering courses only i.e. Civil, Mechanical and Electrical. The College has kept pace with the unending fast expansion in the field of engineering. Degree courses in Electronics & Communication Engg. and Production were started in 1981, 1986 respectively. Another two courses in emerging branches of engineering i.e. CSE & IT were introduced in 1997 and 2001 respectively. While introducing new branches, employability and need of the industry is given top priority. Following courses of study are offered by the College:
The College offers research facilities in various departments leading to the award of Ph.D. degree of Punjab Technical University to scholars registered for research work.
The College timings are 8.30 AM to 4.30 PM
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