Formely Govt. Engineering College, Jabalpur | Established 1947
Jabalpur Engineering College or JEC Jabalpur formerly known as Government Engineering College or GEC Jabalpur, was established on July 7, 1947. JEC outgrew when the entire global chessboard was witnessing a dramatic change. It was born just a few months before India brokethe shackles of British slavery. This illustrious Institution got the distinction of being the Second Engineering College in India and is the premier institution of Engineering Education in Central India. Thanks to the inspired vision of the great pioneering Principal Dr. S.P. Chakravarti. From a very small room in old Robertson College, this tiny icon has grown into a mighty oak tree, which is now 67 years old and has celebrated its Diamond Jubilee in the year 2007.
JEC offers B.E degree courses in eight disciplines and nine postgraduate courses in engineering fields, three postgraduate courses in applied Sciences, M.Tech & M.E. in some engineering courses and Department which was not available in any other contemporary colleges. Even before the advent of Television in the country, Telecommunication Lab was established in this college. The former has been made as one of the Centres of Excellence by Govt. of India in recognition of its contribution in the area of High-Voltage research and testing. It is getting grants from government of India to further promote its research and development activities. The college also has the distinction of being the first in India to offer BE degree in E&TC.
JEC,Jabalpur offers Doctoral Programs (PHD) in various research areas; the researchers from all over the world are welcome to join our Research Programs.