The Rashtriya Vidyalaya College of Engineering (RVCE or R.V. College of Engineering was established in 1963 in the city of Bangalore, Karnataka. The RV College of engineering lies in a sprawling campus of 56 acres and is affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum. It is accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education. The college has been recognized by the Government of India as a Center of Excellence under the Technical Education Quality Improvement Program.
The RV College of Engineering conducts many undergraduate courses. The admission to these programs is on the basis of the score secured in the Karnataka Common Entrance Test or COMED-K. The college also has a few management seats under its jurisdiction. Admission on management seats is not on the basis of merit. The RV College of Engineering also grants admission to students who have a diploma degree, such students are given admission on the basis of a lateral entry scheme and the student joins the second year of engineering directly.
The RV College of Engineering also conducts postgraduate courses in engineering. The admission to all postgraduate programs is on the basis of marks secured in the GATE scores and postgraduate Karnataka CET scores. The RV College of Engineering follows a credit-based system of evaluation for its students.
The RV College of Engineering has the following departments under it that offer undergraduate courses:
- Aerospace Engineering
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science And Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Electrical And Electronics Engineering
- Industrial Engineering and Management
- Information Science Engineering
- Instrumentation Technology
- Mechanical Engineering
- Telecommunication Engineering
The college offers the following post graduate courses:
- Master of Computer Applications
- Master of Technology offered by departments of Computer Science, Information Science, Electronics and Communication and Mechanical Engineering
- Master of Architecture
In all the RV College of Engineering offers 12 undergraduate programs in engineering and 21 postgraduate programs and doctoral programs.