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Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology

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Established : 1919 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE | Affiliated : West Bengal University of Technology

Overview Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology

GCELT, the short name of Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology located in Kolkata was bought up in 1919. This institute acts as one of the developer institute in the field of education and exploration on leather technology was initially happening under the name 'Calcutta Research Tannery' on the reference of ammunitions board set up by the government of India

  • This institute has been approved by AICTE, New Delhi and has been affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology.
  • This institute has been allied to University of Calcutta for providing training in B. Sc. (Tech) course in Leather Technology.
  • The college provides all the facility for the students with library with more than 18,000 books, laboratory with modern systems etc.

This institute conducts several social programs in the college during the course of the year, by the students of the college, mostly under the banner of Students’ Welfare Association, they conducts several events like Teachers’ Day, Freshers’Welcome, Sharswati Puja, students Reunion etc.

And every year in this institute the students with great happiness and eagerness categorizes its annual Tech Fest- “ENGINERDS”. Which also include diverse events in games such as FIFA, Counter Strike, NFS Most Wanted, Poster Making competition, Cinematography competition, Softronics, Quiz, Mathematic, and Sudoku.

The students can have their relaxing time and have fun in the park with their friends which is near by the college location, and also good hotels are available too.

Popular name



Public/Government Institute

Established year

It was established in 1919


Dr. Buddhadeb Chattopadhyay


Block-LB, Secctor-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Courses offered

Undergraduates & Postgraduates

Genders Accepted

The institute accepts Co-Ed


Based on Merit


Yes Provided

How to reach

10km away from Netaji Subhas Interational Aiport

Affiliated to

Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad University of Technology

Accredited By

National Board of Accreditation

Approved By

All India Council for Technical Education


Library, Lab, Sports

Hostel facility

Yes Available

Total faculties

30 faculties

No. of students

more than400 students

Application mode

Online/Offline Mode

Entrance Exam



Cognizant, Wipro, Cap Gemini, Infosys, Huawei, TATA Group, IBM, Syntel, Tech Mahindra


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Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology Course fee structure

BE/BTech - Electronics Request 4.0 years
BE/BTech - Electronics Engineering Request 4.0 years
BE/BTech - Electrical Engineering Request 4.0 years
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Asked question

Apurba Ghoshasked on 07-Mar-2020 17:11:49
Computer science and engineering
Md. Saidur Rhaman Shakilasked on 13-Jul-2018 14:50:02
I'm interested to know, what are the requirements needed for international students .
manishasked on 04-Jun-2018 11:56:38
admission & courses
Shubhamasked on 31-Mar-2018 18:26:17
I'm from punjab,I'm finishing my diploma from bangalore,i want to do B.tech from Kolkata wt can i do

replied on 31-Mar-2018 18:38:49

Hi Shubham, After completing diploma you need to go for lateral entry. Hope you have filled west bengal engineering entrance exam. if not then you may select other private college.

sandeep kumarasked on 11-Oct-2016 02:37:48
55% pcm 12th

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

033 - 23356977

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Block-LB, Secctor-III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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