Delhi Technological University (DTU), formerly known as Delhi College of Engineering (DCE), is located in far Northwest of Delhi in the region of Rohini. The accessibility to the college is quite good as the nearest Metro station is Rithala on the Red Line and Metro Feeders or Gramin Seva (shuttles) charge a nominal amount till the college gate from the station.
Spread across 250 acres, the DCE campus is lush green with hundreds of trees and plants surrounding the buildings. This huge campus is excellently maintained and cleaned regularly. The air conditioned classrooms have comfortable benches and projectors. The 3 storey library, which is air-conditioned and have abudant books in stock, is open at odd hours as well
Previously, the college was under the Delhi University board and hence had an amazing teaching staff. After getting the autonomous tag, DTU has hired some new teachers which are freshers and need enough experience. Having said that, most of the faculties are still the same and highly knowledgeable. Core branches like Electrical, Mechanical and Civil have a great set of professors who are thoroughly masters in their field. The faculty for Computers and IT are not that great compared to the core branches. Senior professors are highly experienced and very friendly. Most of the lectures are conducted in English.
Delhi Technological University (DTU) is quite strict during the first two years of engineering. Students have to maintain 75% compulsorily failing which loads of assignments are burdened on their shoulders.
Computer and IT students get a whopping salary of around 6-7 lakhs per annum while core branch students get paid 5 lakhs per annum on an average. Accenture, TCS, Wipro, Birla are the standard recruiters during the placement season. Big and famous companies like Microsoft, Google, IBM also chip in during the placement week and offer a pay package of around 10-15 lakhs per annum. Rated as the best engineering college in Delhi after IIT, DTU has a record of 100% placements. Moreover, most of the students are offered multiple jobs and thus you’ve plethora of options to choose your domain after graduation.