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R.V. College of Engineering

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Established : 1963 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE / NBA | Affiliated : Visvesvaraya Technological University

Overview R.V. College of Engineering

R.V. College of Engineering was set up in 1963 spread over 51.4 acres on the banks of the Vrishabhavati River in Bangalore. The autonomous institution is affiliated with Visvesvarya Technological University and is approved by NBA, AICTE, New Delhi. 

  • R.V. College of Engineering provides Wi-Fi access all over campus, along with a photocopy, health center, hostels, food court, transport, etc.
  • R.V. College of Engineering was ranked 49th engineering colleges in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2017.
  • R.V. College of Engineering offers excellent placement opportunities to students along with a few of the frequently visiting IT companies being Microsoft, Oracle, Google, Delphi, Intel, Yahoo, IBM, Caterpillar, Accenture, ABB, Wipro, TCS, Infosys, Quest Global, Sasken, etc. for recruitment.
  • R.V. College of Engineering motivates students in organizing events like Genesis: intercollegiate festival, React Chemical Engineering fest, Infinity: Information Science and Engineering fest, Impulse: Electronics and Communication Engineering fest, Helix: Biotechnology fest, Vortex: Mechanical Engineering fest, Vantage: Instrumentation Technology fest and Connect: Telecommunication Engineering fest.

R.V. College of Engineering encourages extracurricular activities like hip-hop festivals called FLARE, RV Quizcorp: the quiz club of RVCE, Circle of Acting at RV: RVCE's theatre team, sports, and many more to provide an all-round education to the candidates.

R.V. College of Engineering enables a vast exhibition of talents on the cam. Few notable alumni who excellent in their field are Anil Kumble, the former coach and captain of the Indian Cricket Team, and Chetan Baboor, a Table tennis player.

R.V. College of Engineering is located near Gopalan Arcade Mall, Turahalli Forest, Wonderla Amusement Park.




Bangalore, Karnataka



Gender accepted


Campus Area

52 Acres








Dr.M.k Panduranga Shetty

Course Offered

ME/M Tech
BE/B Tech

No of faculties


Student Enrollments



Food Court
Post Office
Health Center
Sports & Games
Reprographic Services
Internet facilities
Seminar Hall

Application Mode


Admission Process

Entrance Based

Entrance Exam



Adani Groups
ABB India Limited
Adobe Systems
LG Electronics Pvt ltd
Tech Mahindra
Shahi Exports
Alshya Systems
Sonata Software
Snap Deal
Global Analytics India
Nestle India Limited
Novell India Pvt Ltd
Wipro Limited
Cryo Bank
Cisco Systems
WNS Global Services
Cyient Limited
JSW Steel Limited
JP Morgan


SC/SC/OBC Candidates

Hostel facility

Sports & Games
Medical Services

Highest Package


Average Package


Companies visited





1,40,020-Total no of books


R V College of Engineering Course Details:

RV College of Engineering courses has been affiliated with Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. The institute is an autonomous educational institute offering postgraduate and undergraduate degree programs in engineering and computer application. The admission for all the courses at this institute will be based on the candidates' entrance exam score.

B.Tech in RVCE Bangalore

The B.Tech course offered by RVCE comes with the specializations like Aerospace Engineering, Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, Industrial Engineering & Management, Information Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering. The institute's B.Tech course will be for the duration of 4 years, consisting of 8 semesters, and VTU, Belgaum, will design the course syllabus.

M.Tech in RVCE Bangalore

Candidates willing to join for the M.Tech course at RVCE will have to complete their graduation in the relevant domain, followed by a valid GATE score. The M.Tech course offered by this institute has 17 different specializations like Structural Engineering, Highway Technology, Product Design & Manufacturing, Computer Integrated & Manufacturing, Machine Design, Power Electronics, VLSI Design & Embedded Systems, Communication Systems, Bio-Medical Signal Processing & Instrumentation, Computer Science & Engineering, Computer Network Engineering, Digital Communication, Radio Frequency, and Microwave Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Technology, Biotechnology, and BioInformatics.

MCA in RVCE Bangalore

The MCA course offered by RVCE began in the academic year 1997 with the course intake of around 120 candidates every year. The institute provides the students with immense knowledge through its highly dedicated and knowledgeable teaching faculties. The institute also helps the students with practical learning sessions through its well-equipped computer lab consisting of advanced systems and well-versed lab technicians.




BE/B Tech

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical & Communication Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Information Technology
Computer Science Engineering
Telecommunication Engineering
Aerospace Engineering
instrumentation Engineering

4 Years

ME/M Tech

Bio-Medical Signal Processing
Chemical Engineering
Communication system
Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Computer Network Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Digital Communication
Highway Technology
Information Technology
Machine Design

2 Years


Master of Computer Application

3 years

R V College of Engineering Admission Process

The application form for all the undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by R V College of Engineering will be available through its official website. The application form will be available online mode. The candidates will have to submit all the necessary documents before submitting the online application form and the application form fee payment. 

The required documents for applying for the course at RVCE online are as follows:

  • 10th and 12th marks card and passing certificate
  • Graduation degree certificate if applying for PG programs
  • Entrance exam scorecard
  • Category certificate (if applicable)

RVCE B.Tech Admission:

The B.Tech course at RVCE has the eligibility criteria of intermediate completion followed by a valid score in the KCET or COMEDK entrance examination. The minimum percentage required for B.Tech admission at RVCE is 65% in mathematics and physics subjects. The selection process for the B.Tech course will be through the counseling process of the KCET or COMEDK entrance test conducted by the KEA board.

The application form for the KCET entrance exam will be available through its official website. The application form fee is around INR 650/- The COMEDK application form fee is around INR 1600/- for the general category candidates.

B.Tech Seat allotment at RVCE


Seat Allotment %

Through Karnataka CET


Through COMEDK


Through Management Quota


RVCE M.Tech Admission:

The M.Tech course's eligibility criteria at RVCE will be with the BE/B.Tech course completion with a minimum 50% aggregate score in the relevant domain.

The candidates must apply for the M.Tech course to secure a valid GATE score or Karnataka PG CET entrance examination.  In case any candidates who did not appear for the above-mentioned entrance exam will have to appear for the institute's entrance exam.

RVCE MCA Admission:

The required minimum eligibility to apply for an MCA course at RVCE is graduation completion with a minimum 50% aggregate from a recognized university in the relevant domain. Graduation in computer science followed by any of the mandatory subjects like Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Computer Programming/ Computer Applications/ Business Mathematics/ Business Statistics is compulsory to seek admission.  

The MCA course selection process involves a valid score in KMAT or PG CET entrance exam. TTheMCA course admission t RVCE will depend on the entrance test merit list.

R V College of Engineering Fees


Fee (Approx.)


INR 383624/-


INR 75400/-



R V College of Engineering Placements

The placement cell functioning at RVCE aims at training the students in cracking the interviews. The placement cell also plays a vital role in bridging the gap between the students and the recruiters. The placement cell brings in the top recruiters to hire the students with the required caliber through campus recruitment. Every year around 70+ top companies visit the colleges and hire the candidates to meet their requirements with excellent packages. Some of the leading companies visiting the campus for engaging students are Goldman Sach, Amazon, Accenture, Flipkart, IBM, etc.


Package Offered

International Package Offered

INR 1.15 Cr.

Highest Domestic Package Offered


Average Domestic Package Offered


R V College of Engineering Scholarships

When it comes to the scholarships offered by RVCE, the eligibility will purely be based on the academics performance of the candidates. To provide financial help to the reserved category students, the institute has collaborated with the state government. And for the merit cum means scholarship, as the name itself says, the students with higher merit are eligible to seek this scholarship. Scholarships in Epass and Vidyasarathi have also provided financial aid to the deserved young minds.

R V College of Engineering Facilities

  • RVCE Campus is spread across 50 acres of land, providing beautiful infrastructure with modern amenities.
  • The campus in house multimedia classrooms enabling modern teaching methodology. The entire academic block is facilities with Wi-Fi facilities. 
  • The institute also provides lifts, slides, and many other facilities to physically challenged candidates.
  • The institute has a food course designed to accommodate 1000 candidates, spread over 500 sq. ft. The canteen maintained within the campus serves various snacks and meals with hygienic serving in sterilized and washed dishes.
  • The college provides transportation facilities to help the institute mobile students and faculties from their place.
  • The college has a Kotak Mahindra Bank, which is completely air-conditioned and computerized for banking. This bank takes care of all the financial transactions and has an ATM within the campus. This bank also helps the students make all the payments like college fees, hotel fees, mess fees, university fees, etc., within the campus.
  • A separate health center is set up within the college premises, open from 9 AM to 7 PM for all the students and staff. The health center also runs an emergency ambulance stationed within the campus.
  • To maintain the candidates' fitness, the institute has built a gym and sports complex with indoor and outdoor games. The campus has cricket fields, volleyball courts, hockey courts, badminton courts, basketball courts, and many more to encourage the students in sports activities.
  • Along with the facilities provided to its students, the institute also holds a vital part in being environment friendly by adopting rainwater harvesting, solar plants, lush green campus, and waste management treatments.

R V College of Engineering Hostels

The hostels at RVCE is designed to provide the best possible comfort for the candidates away from home. The hostels will be allotted on a first-come, first-serve basis, and the rooms will be on sharing basis. The hostel has 719 rooms in total, which can accommodate around 1297 candidates in 4 different blocks, all located within the college campus. The hostel mess is typical for all the Cauvery Block candidates, which serves only vegetarian food. The hostel blocks also facilitate sports, Wi-Fi, and gymnasium facilities.


R.V. College of Engineering Course fee structure

BE/BTech - Chemical Engineering 680000 4 years
BE/BTech - Civil Engineering 680000 4 years
BE/BTech - Computer Science Engineering 680000 4 years
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Placement Statistics

3.5 Lacs per annum
12.4 Lacs per annum

R.V. College of Engineering Placements and Companies visited



Asked question

entire 2 year college fees including kea fees and hostel fees
Asked by Gangadhar Akki

replied on 14-Dec-2020 13:15:25

In general complete 2 years fee structure of M.Tech at R.V. College of Engineering will cost around INR 75,400. Also, hostel fee of RVCE for boys will range from INR 25,000 to 45,000 similarly for female candidates the hostel fee ranges from INR 20,000 to INR 78,000.

admission related query
Asked by vasu
How seats are given to students?
Asked by ADARSH

replied on 19-Oct-2020 16:59:52

The seats are segregated as around 45% of seats are filled through KCET, 30% through COMEDK and remaining 25% through Management Quota. Candidates with merit or without according to their interest and willingness can seek B.Tech admission to R.V. College of Engineering.

I got 15500 rank in comedk

replied on 14-Oct-2020 13:48:03

In the first round of COMEDK counselling the cut-off for all the courses would range from 180-4158 and in the 3rd round it is 373-14065 according to previous estimation. So, candidates with 15500 rank will have to wait until the round of counselling and based on vacancy of seats and other criteria candidates will be allotted with seats and further shall proceed with R.V. College of Engineering admissions to B.Tech.

My kcet ranking is 32k and what will be the fee for engineering in electronics and communication
Asked by Keerthana

replied on 07-Oct-2020 14:10:32

The KCET Cut-off marks to get seat in this college will be 80-4567 ranking and one who is meeting this cut-off criterion will be eligible to get government seat. One can get seat in this college through state level counseling whereas those who didn’t appear for this counseling must opt for management quota seat. R.V College of engineering fee structure for B.Tech course will be Rs. 3 Lakhs per annum.

Contact Information

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080-6717 8021

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R.V.Vidyanikethan Post , Mysore Road, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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