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AICTE to Close 800 Colleges – List of Colleges for Progressive Closure

AICTE to Close 800 Colleges – List of Colleges for Progressive Closure – As per the data provided by AICTE or All Indian Council of Technical Education, there are as many as 10,361 Engineering Colleges across the country and this number is going high day by day. But in the press release AICTE has confirmed that it is planning to close 800 engineering colleges which are approved by AICTE. There are certain criteria’s, college failing to fulfill will be closed and even a list of first set of colleges have been released by AICTE. Which means these colleges can’t take admission of students for the upcoming academic year,. However, students studying there will not be affected and can continue. The main reason behind this decision by AICTE is said that the huge number of vacant seats in different engineering colleges. Below we have have provided more information and have provided the list of colleges which are approved by AICTE for closure and students can’t take admissions in these colleges for upcoming academic year.

AICTE to Close Down 800 Colleges - Check the List of Colleges Which will be Closed this Year

AICTE to Close Down 800 Colleges – Check the List of Colleges Which will be Closed this Year

List of Colleges approved by AICTE to be Closed 2017 – 2018 – As per the reports in TOI, Anil D Sahasrabuddhe, The Chairperson of AICTE has said that the colleges will start shutting down from the next year and all colleges who fail to fulfill minimum 30% of total seats in last 5 Years will be closed down. This is the minimum criteria and colleges who are consecutively failing to get at least 30% Admissions will be forced to close down.

As per the data available, there are as many as 37 Lakh Seats available in 10,361 Colleges, but sadly, only 10 Lakh seats can be filled and remaining 27 Lakh Seats remain vacant each year. In last few years ACRE is looking forward to bring the number of seats down, due to poor quality of the education in various colleges.

In 2014-2015, a total of 77 institutions were closed down, in the year 2015-2016, 125 were closed down while in the year 2016-2017, 149 of them were closed. However, in 2017-2018, a total of 65 colleges out of 800 are approved for closure.

List of Colleges Approved for Progressive Closure in Year 2017 – 2018

Name of the InstituteCityState
DADI VEERUNAIDU PG COLLEGEANAKAPALLEAndhra Pradesh
G.B.R.DEGREE COLLEGE P.G.COURSES-MCA PROGRAMMEANAPARTHIAndhra Pradesh
G.B.R.DEGREE COLLEGE P.G.COURSES-MCA PROGRAMMEANAPARTHIAndhra Pradesh
NOVA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY FOR WOMENVIJAYAWADAAndhra Pradesh
SHANTINIKETAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYTIRUPATIAndhra Pradesh
SWARNANDHRA ENGINEERING COLLEGENARSAPURAndhra Pradesh
APOLLO INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENTDURGChhattisgarh
SARASWATI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYISMAILABADHaryana
TRIDENT INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCESBELGAUMKarnataka
CMR INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIESBANGALOREKarnataka
JAGADGURU DATTATRAY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY INDOREINDOREMadhya Pradesh
JAI NARAIN COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY SCIENCEBHOPALMadhya Pradesh
MAXIM INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYBHOPALMadhya Pradesh
RADHARAMAN INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND TECHONOLOGYBHOPALMadhya Pradesh
ASHOKRAO MANE POLYTECHNIC SAVESAVEMaharashtra
KARMVEER KAKASAHEB WAGH WOMENS POLYTECHNICNASHIKMaharashtra
P.R.PATIL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYAMRAVATIMaharashtra
SAI SINHGAD BUSINESS SCHOOLPUNEMaharashtra
SHRI BABULALJI AGNIHOTRI COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGWARDHAMaharashtra
SINHGAD TECHNICAL EDUCATION SOCIETYS SINHGAD BUSINESS SCHOOLPUNEMaharashtra
BIRLA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGYBHUBANESWAROdisha
GANDHI INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER STUDIESGUNUPUROdisha
CHITKARA INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYJHANSLA (RAJPURA)Punjab
DESH BHAGAT INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED COMPUTER SCIENCESMANDI GOBINDGARHPunjab
DESH BHAGAT INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND COMPUTER SCIENCESMANDI GOBINDGARHPunjab
REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGYMANDI GOBINDGARHPunjab
RIMT MAHARAJA AGGRASEN ENGINEERING COLLEGEMANDI GOBINDGARHPunjab
RIMT-INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT COMPUTER TECHNOLOGYMANDI GOBINDGARHPunjab
APEX GROUP OF INSTITUTIONSJAIPURRajasthan
ARYAN COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGYLOHAGALRajasthan
IDEALS INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENTDHARIYAWADRajasthan
JAIPUR POLYTECHNIC COLLEGEJAIPURRajasthan
MAHARAJA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGUDAIPURRajasthan
MAHARAJA COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENTUDAIPURRajasthan
POORNIMA SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENTJAIPURRajasthan
RAJDHANI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENTJAIPURRajasthan
SWASTHYA KALYAN TECHNICAL CAMPUSJAIPURRajasthan
UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL COLLEGEJAIPURRajasthan
BHARATHIDASAN SCHOOL OF COMPUTER APPLICATIONSERODETamil Nadu
M.G.R. GOVERNMENT FILM AND TELEVISION INSTITUTECHENNAITamil Nadu
SRI KALAIMAGAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGTHIRUVALLUR DISTRICTTamil Nadu
VIVEKANANDHA INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY FOR WOMENTHIRUCHENGODETamil Nadu
ALLURI INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCESWARANGALTelangana
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING SCIENCESNARSAMPETTelangana
BALAJI INSTITUTE OF PHARMACYNARSAMPETTelangana
BHARAT SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENTMANGALPALLYTelangana
DAVID MEMORIAL COLLEGE OF PHARMACYYACHARAM MANDALTelangana
ELLENKI COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING FOR WOMENPATANCHERUTelangana
KAVITHA MEMORIAL P G COLLEGEKHAMMAMTelangana
KINGSTON P.G.COLLEGEMCAHYDERABADTelangana
KITE COLLEGE OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING SCIENCESRANGA REDDYTelangana
MADHIRA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERINGKODADTelangana
MADHIRA INSTITUTE OF TECH. SCIENCETelanganaKODAD
MADHIRA INSTITUTE OF TECH. SCIENCEMBAKODADTelangana
PRAGNA BHARATH INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYHYDERABADTelangana
SAHASRA COLLEGE OF ENGINEEERING FOR WOMENWARANGALTelangana
SREEKAVITHA INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGYMADHIRATelangana
SRI YPR COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGYMEDAKTelangana
ST.PETERS COLLEGE OF PHARMACYWARANGALTelangana
VIJAY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING FOR WOMENNIZAMABADTelangana
VIJAY COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING FOR WOMENNIZAMABADTelangana
VIVEKANANDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCIENCE N9KARIMNAGARTelangana
UNITED SCHOOL OF BUSINESSGREATER NOIDAUttar Pradesh
KUKREJA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGYDEHRADUNUttarakhand

Source: AICTE

AICTE Approved List of Colleges Which will be Closed this Year – State Wise Total Number of Colleges

AICTE Approved List of Colleges Which will be Closed this Year – State Wise Total Number of Colleges – Below we have provided state wise list of colleges which are approved for progressing closure in the year 2017 – 2018. As per this list, Telangana seems to be affected most followed by Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesha and then other states. There are 64 colleges only in the state of Telangana which are approved by AICTE for Progressive closure. Check state wise list below:

AICTE Progressive Closure

What is meant by AICTE Progressive Closure of Colleges?

What is meant by AICTE Progressive Closure of Colleges – Students must be wondered what is mean by “Progressive Closure” which is the term used by AICTE. Progressive Closure means that, any college in this list can not taken admission of new students in these institutions, but the students who are already studying in these colleges will continue.

AICTE to Close 800 Colleges – List of Colleges for Progressive Closure

AICTE to Close 800 Colleges – List of Colleges for Progressive Closure – Share this information regarding Latest AICTE list of Colleges approved for progressive Closure which has been released by All India Council of Technical Education. Students who are seeking further information or having a query in this regard, may post their questions in the comments section below. Visit JNTU World for more updates.