Malnad College of Engineering (MCE), Hassan, established in the year  1960-61, under the auspices of the Malnad  Technical Education Society, Hassan, was the first college to be established in the Malnad region of Karnataka state and was affiliated to the university of Mysore, until 1997-98.  The college established in the latter part of the Third Five Year Plan, as a joint venture of the Government of India, Government of Karnataka and Malnad Technical Education Society, Hassan, is now affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. The college is a reputed institution in the country. The college has received The Best Engineering College award by the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) during the year 2007. 
At present, the college conducts 9 B.E. programs and 5 M.Tech Programs and the MCA program. and has 2750 students  on its rolls.

Hassan city is the Head Quarters of one of the 28 Districts in the state of Karnataka.  It is a picturesque place midway on the National Highway (NH-48) that connects the Capital city of Karnataka, Bangalore and the Port city Mangalore.  It is at a distance of about 180 Kms. from Bangalore.  It is a well connected place with a good network of roads and rails.  The city is located at 13o N  76.5o E and at an altitude of 943.05 mts.  It enjoys a temperate climate with an annual rainfall of about 900 mm. 

The INSAT Master Control Facility (a wing of ISRO), that monitors the health of Indian satellites is located at Hassan. World famous Hoysala temples of Belur and Halebeedu and Sharvanabelagola are located in the Hassan District. 

The college is built on a sprawling campus of about 41.28 acres and has all the facilities required of a model technical education center.


Placement & Training
The college has a  Placement & Training Department to train and assist the students in securing jobs under Campus Recruitment program. Many reputed industries like Tata Consultancy Services, Infosys, Wipro, BFL Software, MICO, Ashok Leyland, BPL Telecom, L&T and IT Solutions and others, visit the campus regularly to recruit the students of the college.  Recruitments to defense military  units like Navy, Air force are carried out from time to time




The college has well equipped  library with more than 65,000 volumes.  A large issue section and a good reference section form main components of the library.  The library subscribes to many national and international journals in print and on-line versions.  All engineering departments have their own dedicated in-house libraries.  The library also has a in-house computer center to provide access to Internet  and online journals. 

The college has a boys’ Hostel in the campus to accommodate 750 students.  A girls hostel located very close to the campus accommodates 220 students.

Other Facilities
The facilities in the campus include a syndicate bank, a post office, a cooperative society, a canteen, a gymnasium and swimming pool.



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Malnad College of Engineering

Phone: 08172-245093

Fax: 08172-245683

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