College of Engineering & Technology (CCET) a leading technical institute located in Chandigarh. The college is under the administrative control of the Chandigarh Administration and is affiliated to Punjab University. It ranks 1st among the top engineering colleges in Chandigarh.
University Institute of Engineering and Technology has set quality standards in technical education. The highly qualified faculty is the backbone of this institute. It ranks 2nd among the top engineering colleges in Chandigarh.
The PEC University of Technology Chandigarh was initially founded as Mugalpura Engineering College at Lahore (now in Pakistan) on November 9, 1921. The name of the college was later changed to Maclagan Engineering College and it started functioning in Lahore. After partition in 1947, the college was shifted to Roorkee (India) and was renamed as East Punjab College of Engineering. In 1950 the word East was dropped and it came to know by its present name - Punjab Engineering College. Towards the end of December 1953, the college shifted to its present campus in Chandigarh to function under Govt. of Punjab. In 1966, with the formation of Union Territory of Chandigarh, the college came under control of Govt. of India through Chandigarh Administration. In October 2003, the Govt. of India notified the Punjab Engineering College as a deemed to be University and thereafter it became known as Punjab Engineering College ( Deemed University). In 2009, the Board of Governors renamed the institution as PEC University of Technology. In 1994, this institution was adjudged the best technical college in India by the National Foundation of Engineers.
The University Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology UICTE (earlier known as Department of Chemical Engineering & Technology DCET) was founded in 1958 in collaboration with I.I.T. Chicago in the present building of the University Campus. It ranks 4th among the top engineering colleges in Chandigarh.
Indo Global Colleges are self-financed unaided institute set up in 2003 by the Indo Global Education Foundation in order to provide world class quality education to its students. It ranks 5th among the top engineering colleges in Chandigarh.