Is COEP Pune better than VNIT Nagpur for Engineering?

By AKSHAT | 21 December 2023

Both VNIT Nagpur and College of Engineering Pune (COEP) are among Maharashtra's top institutes for engineering studies.

COEP Pune is one of the oldest engineering colleges in Asia, established in 1854, and has a long-standing legacy. VNIT Nagpur, while also prestigious, was founded later in 1960.  

VNIT Nagpur secured 41st position in the NIRF engineering ranking 2023, while COEP Pune secured 73rd position.

NIRF Ranking

Both VNIT and COEP are government-funded institutes. The fees of both colleges is very minimal and almost same.

Highest Package 2023

VNIT Nagpur - ₹ 34.25 LPA COEP Pune - ₹ 50.5 LPA

Average Package 2023

VNIT Nagpur - ₹ 10.17 LPA COEP Pune - ₹ 11.35 LPA

After looking latest placement statistics, we can say both colleges are good but COEP Pune provides slightly better placement opportunities

Ultimately, the "better" choice depends on your individual priorities, career goals, and preferences.

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