Walchand College of Engineering ,Sangli

Walchand College of Engineering (WCE) was established in 1947 and is located in Vishrambag, Sangli, Maharashtra. This college started with an undergraduate course in Civil Engineering and a capacity of 60 students. It is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and is recognised by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and the National Board of Accreditation (NBA).

WCE offers undergraduate and graduate courses in the field of Engineering. The highly popular branches out of the total 17 available courses here are Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Civil Engineering. Each course has about 60 students with a few branches having more students, and the faculty to student ratio is approximately 1:70. The Walchand College of Engineering has dedicated departments of Physics, Chemistry, Math, IT, Mechanical, etc., to aid the basic learning of its students. It also provides its students with a huge library along with reading rooms. Hostel facilities are also provided with good infrastructure and mess facilities. Besides these, dedicated laboratories for required courses are available as well.

The WCE also has research tie ups with various national and international organisations. The Electronics Engineering department is engaged in Agricultural and Automotive Research in collaboration with John Deere while the Computer Science and Engineering department is in collaboration with IIT Bombay for High Power Computing projects.

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WCE offers undergraduate and graduate courses in the field of Engineering. The highly popular branches out of the total 17 available courses here are Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Civil Engineering. Each course has about 60 students with a few branches having more students, and the faculty to student ratio is approximately 1:70. The Walchand College of Engineering has dedicated departments of Physics, Chemistry, Math, IT, Mechanical, etc., to aid the basic learning of its students. It also provides its students with a huge library along with reading rooms. Hostel facilities are also provided with good infrastructure and mess facilities. Besides these, dedicated laboratories for required courses are available as well.

The WCE also has research tie ups with various national and international organisations. The Electronics Engineering department is engaged in Agricultural and Automotive Research in collaboration with John Deere while the Computer Science and Engineering department is in collaboration with IIT Bombay for High Power Computing projects.

Walchand College of Engineering Highlights 

Particulars Statistics

Establishment year

1947

Location

Sangli, Maharashtra

Campus size

90 acres

Affiliation

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Approval

AICTE

Recognition

NAAC, NBA

Entrance exams accepted

JEE Main, MHT CET, GATE

Number of courses

17 courses across 1 stream

Average placement package (2020)

Rs 6.7 LPA

Popular recruiters

Google, Microsoft, Rakuten Mobile Inc.

Mode of education

Full-time

Modes of application

Online

Official website

www.walchandsangli.ac.in

Walchand College of Engineering Courses

The most popular courses offered by Walchand College of Engineering are Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Civil Engineering. The Master’s courses provide these courses in addition to specialisation in these streams. This college offers 17 courses across the Engineering stream. These courses are at undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma levels. The undergraduate course is in high demand and lasts for a span of four years. The postgraduate course is for a span of two years and a diploma in engineering is a course for three years. The diploma is offered for the core Engineering streams.

Course Name Eligibility Criteria Course Fee (in Rs lakh/in Rs)

BTech

- Computer Science and Engineering

- Information Technology

- Electrical Engineering

- Electronics Engineering

- Mechanical Engineering

- Civil Engineering

Qualifying exam(s):

JEE Main, MH CET

Applicants should have passed Class 12 with a minimum of 45% aggregate

3,43,000

MTech

- Computer Science and Engineering

- Information Technology

- Electrical Engineering- Control Systems

- Electrical Engineering- Power Systems

- Electronics Engineering

- Environmental Engineering

- Heat Power Engineering

- Mechanical Design Engineering

- Mechanical Production Engineering

- Structural Engineering

Qualifying exam:

GATE

Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field with 40% aggregate and cleared the entrance examination

1,93,000

Diploma in Engineering

The candidate should have passed Class 10 with a minimum of 40% aggregate

 27,000

Walchand College of Engineering Admission Process

Admission to Walchand College of Engineering is conducted in online mode by a Common Application Process. Students with valid score in relevant entrance exams can apply through CAP. The college also reserves about 50% seats for state domiciles and other reserved categories.

Below listed are the selection criteria for Walchand College of Engineering admission process:

UG Courses

  • Admission to BTech programme is based on valid score in MHT CET or JEE Main

PG Courses

  • Admission to MTech programme is provided to aspirants with a valid score in GATE exam

Diploma Courses

  • Diploma admission is based completely on merit

PhD Courses

  • Candidates seeking admission to PhD are required to appear for a Common Entrance Test and Interview or Viva-Voce conducted by Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Walchand College of Engineering Placements

The placement cell of Walchand College of Engineering provides placement opportunities as well as a few internship opportunities in various big companies such as Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Symantec, etc. In the session of 2019-20, a total of 86.2% of BTech students were placed. Approximately 24.9% of MTech students were placed in the 2019-20 session. 

Particulars 2018-19 2019-20

Highest package

Rs 37 LPA

Rs 33.63 LPA

Average package

Rs 5.13 LPA

Rs 6.7 LPA

Placement percentage

83% B.Tech

34% M.Tech

86.2% B.Tech

24.9% M.Tech

Walchand College of Engineering Scholarships

The Walchand College of Engineering offers scholarships as well as freeships to the socially backward classes and to the economically weaker section.  About 375 students received freeship in form of full tuition fee reimbursement from the state and Central governments. This is as per the latest data submitted to NIRF.

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Walchand College of Engineering Admission 2021

Walchand College of Engineering is affiliated to Shivaji University Kolhapur and is based in Sangli, Maharashtra. The college was established in 1947 and offers courses across engineering and technology. The college is approved by AICTE New Delhi, NBA Accredited.

Walchand College of Engineering Admission Highlights 2021

  • Applicants can visit the website and register online, while the entrance mode is offline that is conducted by the college
  • It has 50% seats reserved for backward classes for those that live in Maharashtra, which includes Schedule cast (SC) 13.0%, Schedule Tribes (ST) 7.0%, Vimukta Jati (VJ) 3.0%, Nomadic Tribes (NT-B) 2.5%, Nomadic Tribes (NT-C) 3.5%, Nomadic Tribes (NT-D) 2.0% and Other Backward Classes (OBC) 19.0%

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Walchand College of Engineering Cut Offs
Every year Walchand College of Engineering admissions are conducted for the students on the basis of cut off declared by Walchand College of Engineering. At Shiksha.com you can find Walchand College of Engineering 2022 cut offs, for all 21 courses offered by the college. Cut off data available on Shiksha will help you to apply for B.E. / B.Tech,M.E./M.Tech,After 10th Diploma courses in Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli
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Walchand College of Engineering Fees and Eligibility
CoursesTotal tuition Fees Eligibility
B.E. / B.Tech(7 Courses)
INR 62.1 K - 3.4 L
(for 3-4 years)
10+2 : 45 %
M.E./M.Tech(10 Courses)
INR 1.93 L
(for 2 years)
Graduation : 50 %
Exams : GATEGPAT
Walchand College of Engineering Rankings

WCE Ranking for B.E. / B.Tech

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Overall Rating (Out of 5)

4.2

Based on 187 Verified Reviews

Distribution of Rating

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4.5
Infrastructure
4.0
Faculty & Course Curriculum
4.0
Crowd & Campus Life
4.3
Value for Money
4.2
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Vaishnavi Rajendr ... | B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 27 Aug 2021
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5.0
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
A perfect college with great mess, events, fests, infrastructure, and sports.

Placements: Approximately 80% of students got placed. The highest package offered was 18 LPA, the lowest package was 3 LPA, and the average package was 7.5 LPA. AutoCAD and TCS are the top recruiting companies recently. Everyone gets an internship in companies like Deloitte, TCS etc. The top roles offered are data analysts.

Infrastructure: The hostel and college have great Wi-Fi facilities. Labs are well maintained. The classrooms have a good adaptive environment and are neat. The library is a great place as it is one of th...

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Razi Shaikh | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 26 Jun 2021
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4.8
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 5
There is a very competitive environment. Placements in 2021 are great.

Placements: The placement rate of the batch 2020-2021 for the computer science course was around 94.5%, and it will surely increase in future. The highest salary package offered was about 1.5 crore per annum, and the average salary package offered is about 6 LPA-8 LPA. Google, Microsoft and Amazon are some of the top recruiting companies. Basically, internships depend on students. If students have the required skills to do the required work, then they can surely get a particular internship. Second-year stud...

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Prasanna Mohan Ja ... | B.Tech. in Information Technology - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 15 Apr 2021
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4.2
Placements 4 Infrastructure 3 Faculty & Course Curriculum 5 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
Absolutely it is a great college because of having good placements and faculty members.

Placements: I am a first-year engineering student of the information technology branch at Walchand College of Engineering, Sangli. In 2020, about 96.8% of the students got placed. The highest salary package offered here is 42 LPA, and the average salary package offered is 7.26 LPA. The highest salary package was offered by Google.

Infrastructure: It is one of the best campuses among top engineering colleges. The infrastructure is very good in Walchand, and our college has one of the huge libraries in Asia. I will give a rating of 3 stars out of 5 stars for the hostel. Various extra co-curricular activities are conducted in our college. There are indoor games and outdoor sports facilities. The canteen and cafeteria are available on the campus. The quality of the food served in the canteen and mess is average. There is much greenery, clean...

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Dnyaneshwar Pandi ... | B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 2 May 2021
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4.6
Placements 5 Infrastructure 5 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
It is a great engineering institute in Maharashtra.

Placements: Placements are a very attractive thing for students to take admission in Walchand College Of Engineering Sangli. Every year more than 50 companies visit our campus to recruit students across all branches. Top recruiters are Rakuten of Japan, Amazon, Siemens, Dell, TCS, Media.Net, Cognizant, Druva, Sahaj Software and Veritas LLC.

Infrastructure: Our college has a great and lush green campus, which is spread across more than 90 acres of land. The course structure is divided into two ISE with 10 marks, MSE with 30 ...

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Goutam Laddha | B.Tech. in Information Technology - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 10 May 2021
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4.4
Placements 5 Infrastructure 4 Faculty & Course Curriculum 4 Crowd & Campus Life 5 Value for Money 4
It is a great college with great facilities.

Placements: Almost 95% of the IT students got placed in big MNCs last year. The highest salary package offered was around 12 LPA, the lowest salary package offered was about 3 LPA, and the average salary package offered was around 6-7 LPA. Top recruiting companies include Rakuten, Microsoft and Google. Most of the internships are off-campus, and companies like Google and Amazon provide internship opportunities. Roles offered are software developer, data analyst and network engineer.

Infrastructure: Wi-Fi is available all ov...

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Walchand College of Engineering Highlights
  • Institute has signed various MoU's with Infosys, TATA consultancy services, IBM India Ltd. to train the students for professional world
  • Various Workshops, seminars, guest lectures and conferences are organized to enhance the skills and knowledge of the students
Walchand College of Engineering Infrastructure/Facilities
  • Library
    Cafeteria
    Hostel
    Sports Complex
    Gym
    Hospital / Medical Facilities
    Wi-Fi Campus
    Auditorium
    Labs

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Walchand College of Engineering FAQs

Walchand College of Engineering FAQs

Q. How can I apply to Walchand College of Engineering?

A. Candidates have to visit the website of DTE Maharashtra and fill up a form to get themselves registered in the CAP process.

Q. How many courses are offered at Walchand College of Engineering?

A. A total of 17 courses across the stream of engineering are offered.

Q. Does clearing the cut-off mark ensure admission to WCE?

A. Not necessarily. Clearing cut-off only makes you eligible for the admission process.

Q. Does Walchand College of Engineering provide admission to students under the Home State Category?

A. Yes, 50% of the seats are reserved for backward classes that live in Maharashtra.

Q. Is any kind of on-campus accommodation available for the students?

A. A hostel facility is available for all students. A total of approximately 800 students can live on campus presently, and new hostels are being built as well.

Q. Which are the top branches at Walchand College of Engineering?

A. The most popular branches at WCE are Computer Science Engineering and Electrical Engineering.

Q. What kind of extracurricular activities are offered to the students?

A. There are various department associations, cultural and sports events, cultural fests, and student-driven clubs along with research work provided to the students to enhance their skills.

Q. Which companies visit Walchand College of Engineering for placements?

A. The most frequent recruiters are Google, Microsoft, Hindustan Unilever, Mercedes Benz, etc.

Q. What is the highest package received by students of Walchand College of Engineering ?

A. In the placement season of 2019-20 the highest package offered was Rs 33.63 LPA.

Q. What facilities are available for the students at Walchand College of Engineering?

A. The facilities available are a library, hostels, computer labs with UNIX, NVIDIA, Mechanical labs, medical room, sports facilities, etc.

Q. Are any research and innovation facilities available at the Walchand College of Engineering?

A. The WCE has entered into many Interdisciplinary and Collaborative Research projects with various reputed national and international organisations. The Electronics Engineering department is engaged in Agricultural and Automotive Research in collaboration with John Deere while the Computer Science and Engineering department is in collaboration with IIT Bombay for High Power Computing projects.

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I want to know about the latest cutoff information for B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering at Walchand College of Engineering ?

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