Vidya Vardhaka College of Engineering

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Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering
ವಿದ್ಯಾವರ್ಧಕ ತಾಂತ್ರಿಕ ಮಹಾವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯ
PresidentGundappa Gowda
PrincipalDr. B.Sadashive Gowda
Administrative staff
Location, ,
12°20′11.10″N 76°37′5.2″E / 12.3364167°N 76.618111°E / 12.3364167; 76.618111
CampusUrban, 23 acres (93,000 m2), 6 km from Mysore city.
AffiliationsVTU, NBA and National Assessment and Accreditation Council With 'A' Grade
SportsUniversity level Cricket, Association Football, Tennis, Basketball

Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering (VVCE) is one of the premier engineering colleges situated in Mysore, Karnataka, India. It is affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University, it offers courses on Computer Science, Information Science, Electrical and Electronics, Civil Engineering Mechanical, Electronics and Communication.


Main administrative block

Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering is an engineering college affiliated to the Visveswaraya Technological University and recognised by the Government of Karnataka and the All India Council for Technical Education. Programs of study offered include bachelor's degrees in mechanical, electronics, computer science, information sciences, electrical and environmental engineering. 5 Programs IS&E, E&EE, CS&E, E&CE & ME of VVCE have been accredited by National Board of Accreditation for 3 years of duration i,e Academic Years 2017-18 to 2019-20 of date up to 30-06-2020. College also Accredited with 'A' Grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) for 5 Years from the year 2018; the college was founded by the VidyaVardhaka Sangha in 1997. Vidyavardhaka Sangha is in Mysore. Veterans like the late Sahukhar Chennaiah and the late K. Puttaswamy former minister of Karnataka established the sangha during the year 1949.

The college is located in Gokulam, a residential suburb, 6 km (3.7 mi) north of the city and 4 km (2.5 mi) from the city railway station.

Academic Programs[edit]

C block

Courses offered:

Undergraduate Programs

Postgraduate Programs

  • Master of Business Administration
  • M.Tech
    • Machine Design
    • Signal Processing
    • Computer Science & Engineering


The campus is designed with main preference to the Computer Science and Electrical Engineering departments, both of which are close to the main gate of the building; the mechanical department is offset for some distance from the main building.

It has a large ground which acts as a stadium for cricket, football and concerts. Concerts for various college festivals are held in the same ground.

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