Due to a number of vacant seats in various engineering colleges of India, Government is planning to shut down such colleges this year. Though the discussion has been going from a long time, however, these colleges are supposed to be closed this year.
The Govt. of India took this decision due to the sudden fall in admission across engineering colleges in the country. The Government is planning to either shut down such colleges or merge with other reputed colleges.
AICTE had also announced to shut down 800 engineering colleges in the country, however; the official announcement is yet to be made. So, here is the list of colleges that are supposed to be closed in 2017, please have a look: