From the Principal Desk
Dr. Vinayak N. Shet
Principal,Goa College of Engineering, Farmagudi- Ponda
Ph: 91-832-2336301/401, Mobile:9423322936
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com , Resume
|Message from Vivek Kamat, Director,
Directorate of Technical Education
DTE BUILDING, ALTO-PORVORIM, BARDEZ, GOA, PIN 403521. Ph. 0832-2413571.
TOOK CHARGE OF PRINCIPAL ON 22/01/2014
Welcome to the Goa College of Engineering website!
Whether you are a student, parent, staff member or you are from the wider community I hope that this website will give you an insight into the many great things that are happening in our institute.
We also hope to upload material and important links for students, staff and parents that will support and inform people on issues affecting them. We hope to upload all of our policies for ease of reference as well as the academic calendar, examination information and other important links to sites and supports for parents, students and teachers.
It gives me immense pleasure in welcoming you to the Goa College of Engineering, Goa. Since its establishment in 1967, the college has helped more than 8000 students to achieve their dream of becoming Engineers. We have a determined focus of having an independent campus, infrastructure and facilities that would boast international standards.
We feel very happy to be known as an institution that is gearing to become one of the finest in the country in fields of Engineering. While we are aware of our social responsibility as educators, we also aim at instilling the same spirit of service as Professional Technocrat in our students. In addition to building a strong culture of teaching and learning, we also strive to contribute to the betterment of living conditions for the society through our research and practical projects.
To achieve our goals of excellence in technical education, we are equipped with the state of the art infrastructure facilities including a fully stocked and updated library, well appointed climate laboratory, highly experienced faculty members, furnished class rooms, computer labs, and other laboratories. On-campus facilities such as hostels, hospital, bank, and playground are also made available to all the students. I am confident, that with the support of my efficient and dedicated team and forever enthusiastic students, we shall continue to deliver the best Technical education in India.
Our students' success cannot be defined by qualifications alone. Students leave the College as dynamic and impactful global citizens, equipped to play a leading role in whichever walk of life they choose. To achieve this, students are encouraged to participate in the extensive array of opportunities which exist beyond the classroom. Our excellent team ensures that every student is guided and cared for, to ensure that their individual needs are met and students leave College accomplished in academic skills and of lives that exceed expectations.
At Goa College of Engineering, apart from the academic achievement, and our focus on developing the whole student into contributing citizens to our communities is important to us. It's one where we include the spiritual, social, physical as well as the academic. This aspect excites me as Principal, to realize that we have a unique opportunity to help families and their children to become well rounded and balanced individuals in our society. Individuals that have a values system that understands that life has a reason for existence and a positive hope for the future. I have the best job in the world being part of that.
The assurance of student quality comes from a high - end teaching program, delivered by well qualified and dedicated teachers, who take care to instill not just the knowledge but also the right attitude and skills in the students so that their education is holistic and relevant to a globalized context. The activities of various clubs on the campus ensure that the GEC are dynamic and well groomed in social and event management skills.
Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Language Cell etc., promote sustained quality education to make the students courageous and competent. The college conducts a range of events from social awareness to international cultural exchange programs to impart life skills and global competencies - attributes greatly valued in today's increasingly global work environment.
Application-oriented learning, through various certificate and add - on courses, make our students industry ready. Industry - Academia network includes interaction with top corporate managers and Guest lectures by visiting professors to facilitate a smooth campus to corporate transition for the students, enhances their employability quotient.
The College presently boasts of diverse academic programmes, consultancy capacity, influential alumni, and linkages with other institutions including industries and able leadership, both academic and administrative.
Dr. Vinayak N. Shet